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Media Planners and Buyers

Tips for Entry

The American Association of Advertising Agencies offers an advertising agency search engine at its Web site, Use it to find potential job leads.

For job listings, visit:


Participate in internships or part-time jobs that are arranged by your college’s career services office or professional associations. The American Advertising Federation offers information on its internship programs at

Conduct information interviews with media planners and buyers and ask them for advice on landing a job.

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