Position at MediaCom
Account PlannerRetail Team
We are looking for an energetic, conscientious and ambitiousAccount Planner to join our dynamic and lively team to provide integral support across some established and new retail clients for the business unit : Shell, Sofology, Tempur, Kwik Fit, RyanAir, QVC & iRobot.
You will be a crucial part of our core client team and play a major role in the smooth day-to-day running of these accounts.
You will contribute extensively to all stages of our Systems Planning process and own specific client relationships.
The Planner must be a strong team player who demonstrates a passion for their craft and a constant drive to expand their knowledge of the communications landscape and their clients business.
Who does the role report into?
You will report into the Account Manager
What are the 3 best things about the job?
What are the measures of success?
Ensure your accounts are in perfect financial health.
Promote your teams brilliant work, both within MediaCom and beyond.
Actively participate in agency wide planning initiatives (e.g. Huddles).
What would you expect to achieve in the first 3 months?
What will you need?
We want you to be inquisitive, collaborative and comfortable whether handling data or building creative ideas, and able to advise on all parts of the marcomms landscape (all paid, earned, and owned channels current and future).
A data first mindset : develop an understanding of digital, data, and marketing technology, and how we use them to drive growth for our clients
You must be a strong team player who demonstrates a passion for your craft and a constant drive to expand their knowledge of the communications landscape and your clients business.
You will need to be comfortable presenting in front of stakeholders and confident when it comes to reporting, benchmarks and performance assessment, providing media recommendations to the client
You will support and sometimes lead regular status meetings with the clients and ensure accuracy of the status sheet for the team.
We will give you the necessary guidance to develop your career and skills, but also the necessary autonomy for you to demonstrate proactivity and willingness to improve yourself, and your clients.
At MediaCom, we believe in People First, Better Results.
MediaCom is the UKs largest planning and buying agency, with over 1, employees based in 5 offices in London, Manchester, Leeds, Birmingham and Edinburgh.
As a business, we champion individuality and diversity in our people. Through a plethora of initiatives, we ensure that we attract and retain the greatest talent in the industry, all working together to create powerful, ground-breaking work through our unique, connected Systems Thinking approach.
Our teams use data, technology and creativity to design communications strategies that build brands and generate sales, and we do it at scale.
We believe that putting people first produces better results.
We aim to ensure that that our employees skills are constantly evolving, and so provide all MediaCom staff with training, development plans and regular appraisals to enhance their performances and guarantee great results for them and the company.
MediaCom represents some of the greatest brands in the UK and beyond, both big and small. These include Sky, British Gas, Sony, Vauxhall, DFS, TUI, The Coca-Cola Company and Tesco.
MediaCom is Campaigns Agency of the Decade ( and ), and WARCs most effective agency in the world.
MediaCom is a member of WPP, the world's largest marketing communications services group, and part of GroupM, WPPs consolidated media investment management arm.
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