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Media Planning Business Director

  • Media Planning Business Director
  • London
  • £55k - £55k
  • Posted28 November 2016
  • Ref1540391_1480328627
  • ConsultantMarc Conway
  • LocationLondon
  • SectorFMCG
  • Contract TypePermanent
  • PositionMedia Planning Business Director
  • Salary£55,000 - £55,000 per annum

Our Client, a media communications agency, is on the hunt for a Business Director to lead one of their business management and integrated planning groups. Across such a wide and diverse portfolio this account offers a wide range of marketing challenges as they look to build the world's most admired and beloved brands, becoming the fastest growing consumer company.

Responsibilities of the Business Director:
*Contribute to bespoke client action plans
*Direct agency resource and output across clients
*Lead agency output across relevant clients e.g. annual planning work
*Integrate & collaboration with partner agencies as appropriate
*Responsible for the delivery of the planning process
*Contribute to the delivery of group revenue target
*Identify opportunities when services can help a client's business and drive incremental revenue for the agency
*Expansion of client base through new business opportunities
*Interview and convert new talent
*Appraise senior existing talent, set smart goals and create bespoke learning and development programmes
*Develop personal and company profile

Skills needed:
*An experienced Planning Manager looking to make the step up or an Account / Business Director looking for a new challenge who is passionate about media and the role an agency can play in the evolving communications mix
*Dedicated and motivating manager and team leader, who is inspirational while selfless
*Highly personable with a collaborative spirit, who develops strong and enjoyable working relationships internally and externally with ease.
*Excellent and credible communication skills, familiar with developing strong client connections
*Highly ambitious, with a thirst for continually learning and improvement
*Experience on working with FMCG brands desired

You will get masses of support in developing your skills at every step of your career journey with this company. Your manager will help you create a tailored career path and you will have access to a wide range of internal and external courses. When you join, my client wants to make sure you feel valued - and that you are rewarded for your fantastic work. Therefore they offer a range of benefits including free breakfast, early finish Fridays, bar nights and many more.

Get in touch for more information or alternatively if you know someone who would be right for the role then refer a friend for a £250 bonus.

Marc Conway
Marc Conway

He's our Media Planning and Buying Managing Consultant.

I recruit for media agencies and I am passionate about the industry and how it is evolving. Specialising in media planners and buyers from entry level to board, I work across all media including digital and can assist you if yo...

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