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Planning Account Director

Planning Account Director

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    Digital Marketing

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  • Salary:

    £40000 - £50000 per annum

  • Contact:

    Alex Endacott

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  • Phone:

    0207 929 2999

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  • Published:

    over 1 year ago

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This position has a blend of account management, strategy and media planning. We are looking for someone who thrives on organisation and attention to detail, whilst loving flexing their media planning muscles and developing/writing recommendations which meet the business outcome objective.

These accounts are fast-paced and involve first-rate prioritisation and multi-tasking. You’ll find yourself speaking to clients daily (usually more!), so enjoying building relationships and having excellent client handling skills are a must.

  • Managing the creation, direction and on-going development of your client’s media strategy
  • Develop and write media recommendations, uncovering insight to drive strategies
  • Injecting innovation into clients media solutions
  • Ultimate quality control of all plan execution
  • Management and development of juniors within your team.
  • Being a valued new business contributor – strategy, ideas, and overseeing plan development

•   Strong communications planning skills, from your significant experience in a similar role.

•   An excellent working knowledge of all media. 

•   The capability and desire to build relationships with clients and partners 

•   The aptitude to drive teamwork and the mentorship of the junior members of your team.

•   Be an ideas person, excited to brainstorm new approaches and solutions for clients.  Facilitation skills are critical.

•  A strong collaborator who is skilled at bringing together teams to ensure smart strategic thinking and excellent channel planning.

•   Strong attention to detail.

•   Exceptional account and time management skills.

•   Excellent presentation skills.


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