Comms Director – leading name in retail!

London (Central), London (Greater)
£DOE + bens
24 Jul 2014
24 Aug 2014
Agency, Display, Research
Full Time
Contract Type

Great role which places you at the centre of the agency with the chance to communicate with all specialist teams and evangelise media!

The client is a big name in retail, one of the agency’s biggest accounts, a brand with multiple well-known products, which will represent a nice challenge in terms of encouraging digital platforms and innovation. There is a core focus on driving innovation internally and externally across all clients within the agency, so you’ll sit on the think tank board and partner with senior stakeholders to explore the boundaries of media.

The Role

  • Represent the client internally and externally, acting as a trusted media partner
  • Be the hub of the agency, working with specialist teams from research and insight to activation
  • Full commercial involvement, regular meeting with the senior management team
  • Keep up to date with the latest technologies and innovations in the media sphere
  • Manage 6 direct reports, full responsibility for team output
  • Recruit across your team

The Talent

  • Currently a Senior Comms professional
  • Strong digital and comms experience
  • Brand planning experience, DR would be nice
  • Strong budget management experience
  • Solid management skills, gravitas
  • Strong client facing skills
  • Commercial acumen
  • Strong innovator –lead from the front!