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COMMS PLANNING DIRECTOR - STELLAR CLIENT!

London£55000 - £65000 per annum + Benefits



THE COMPANY

You will be working for one of the leading media agencies in town. The agency has won lots of new business recently and has huge ambitions to grow and develop innovative and engaging 21st century communications planning and implementation ideas. The agency has all the benefits of a smaller agency but reaps all the positive attributes of being part of a large agency network. The agency is renowned for building deep relationships between consumers and brands; creating more valued communication for businesses and consumers.

THE ROLE

You'll be working on one of the most important accounts in the agency, which has a fully formed account team offering best in class strategy, planning, investment and innovation. You will get the opportunity to drive the strategic direction of the agency's flagship account; which has one of the largest media budgets of any UK advertiser in one of the most competitive sectors. The client is a true market leader. It is a fast paced account, but there is still plenty of room for strategic and innovative thinking.

Your day to day responsibilities will include guiding the strategic direction of your client, liaising with clients at a senior level ensuring strong relationships are maintained. You will guide internal teams to ensure that everyone is working together in order to meet client objectives as well as managing creative and PR agencies - ensuring clear communications between all parties.

The role comes with a lot of responsibility and as such has visibility from the board. It's a great chance to make your mark and stand out from the crowd.

REQUIREMENTS

Experience in developing and delivering cross-media strategies for clients.
Grade "A" client servicing skills, with the ability to communicate at all levels.
Experience of mentoring and managing a team of juniors.
Experience in using relevant insight and strategy tools.
The ability to manage various internal and external stakeholders in the correct manner.
An ambition to get to the top of our industry, being a team player who enjoys coming to work every day.

This is a fantastic opportunity so please get in contact with James Stevenson on 0796 876 2516. I am also on LinkedIn (search for James Stevenson).

We currently have a number of other exciting senior opportunities which I would love to chat through with you, all at prominent media agencies.
30 November 2012
28 December 2012
10497/001
James Stevenson
Agency
Full Time
Permanent