Media Buying Trainee

  • Amsterdam
  • Full- Or Part-time

About us

Ovation, a dynamic digital advertising agency located in Amsterdam's vibrant heart, specializes in crafting and implementing media strategies for a diverse range of products on an international scale. We are committed to driving our clients' growth through strategic Media Buying. Join our team and be a part of a fast-paced, creative, and supportive environment where your career can thrive.

Position Overview: 

We are seeking enthusiastic and detail-oriented individuals for our Media Buying Traineeship program. This position is designed for recent graduates or individuals new to the Media Buying field, providing comprehensive training and hands-on experience in Media Buying and planning. As a Media Buying Trainee, you will learn the fundamentals of Media Buying, gain exposure to various media channels, and work closely with our experienced team to develop your skills.


  • Monitor and report on campaign performance daily, aiming to meet performance goals and revenue targets

  • Engage in market research and propose creative solutions to ongoing challenges to identify target audiences and optimal media channels

  • Handle operational aspects of campaigns, products, and landing pages

  • Manage significant monthly budgets

  • Support the media buying team in administrative tasks

Required skills:

  • Bachelor’s Degree in Marketing, Business, Economics, Communication, or a related field

  • Strong analytical, problem-solving, and communication skills

  • Proficiency in Word and Excel

  • Detail-oriented with strong organizational and multitasking abilities

  • Ability to work independently and as part of a team in a fast-paced environment

  • Ability to work collaboratively with diverse teams

  • Enthusiasm for fast-paced, evolving environments

  • Determined, proactive attitude with a commitment to achieving goals

  • Fluent English writing and communication skills

What we offer?

  • A traineeship fee of €800/ month 
  • An engaging learning environment with opportunities for professional development
  • Mentorship from experienced professionals in the field
  • €30 monthly budget for Your Campus App, offering various benefits
  • Access to an External Professional Business Coach
  • Regular fun events like Game Nights and seasonal parties
  • Daily gourmet meals and snacks prepared by our in-house Chef
  • Discounts on gym memberships
  • Company-sponsored Dutch language courses

Additional Information

  • About Advidi

    Advidi is an Affiliate Network that unifies the smartest players in the affiliate marketing business. We help affiliates and advertisers around the world to successfully trade media at scale with unparalleled levels of support, control, and transparency. Affiliate marketing is a specific type of performance marketing, and our network effectively acts as the middleman; our support help all parties improve results.

  • Our company culture

    We work hard and we play hard, but we keep a careful eye on balance. A focus on personal development and sharing ideas defines our collaborative culture. Health and wellbeing always take precedence over profits. We’re a team. We share our successes and setbacks with each other. Everyone is encouraged to contribute. We follow up on this with yearly company trips, trimester outings, open company meetings and a sense of togetherness weaved into everything we do.

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