In 2018, GroupM merged two of its leading global networks, MEC and Maxus, to form a brand new media, content and technology agency one of the largest in the world.
WAVEMAKER exists to be Future Makers : to build brands that pioneer the future, inspire society and move customers to action.
What started with a blank page and a fresh perspective has resulted in building an agency of future.
Bound together by our Purchase Journey approach, we help clients translate audience behaviours and insights into smart decisions today, for a prosperous tomorrow.
Our organizational capabilities and specialisms, along with the talents of our 8,500 people are united through our focus on understanding, accelerating and optimizing purchase journeys.
Our obsession with purchase journeys is apparent in the solutions we create for clients, in how we structure ourselves and in the job roles our people perform.
So a job a WAVEMAKER may not sound like a job at any other agency, and that’s because it isn’t.
Our people are encouraged to become the best versions of themselves and share the values and behaviours of what we refer to as PACED -
our people are the brains, the data experts and the thinkers of the GroupM family.
WAVEMAKER is a leader in its field. We’re in front of transformation, making waves by making bold choices. It means the impact of our choices today creates momentum into the future.
Our vision is simple : To become the most distinctive and admired media, content and technology agency in the world.
The future is not only coming, it’s now.
Job Title : Account Manager WM Business
Reporting to : Account Director
Role context :
We are a small but fast-growing and team responsible for B2B clients across the agency and focused on developing our division of unique and independent division of Wavemaker.
The approach we have for our clients is unique in market given that we have the backing and power of GroupM, whilst still being small and agile enough to react quickly to client demands and requirements.
We communicate with humans rather than businesses, (decision makers are consumers after all!), and rather than focus on tried and tested marketing methods, we are focused on keeping ahead in terms of new media solutions (cross-
channel) to ensure we are challenging our clients to find new ways to reach their audiences and grow their business.
We are currently looking for an Account Manager to join the team and work across a number of key accounts supporting a dedicated Account Director.
The role will involve strategic campaign planning across Brand and digital channels. As Account Manager you will lead a Senior AE, Account Executive and team apprentice, and focus on developing their basic skills in media planning and activation, in support of the Account Director.
The focus of the role will be to deliver excellence in strategic planning and execution of all relevant channels for our clients, therefore cross-
channel experience would be beneficial, as well as experience in client service.
The role is a newly created position to support on-boarding of some new business acquisitions and will require a self-motivated and entrepreneurial individual who is able to hit the ground running and build strong relationships with our client base as part of our dedicated team and agency within an agency’.
As a small team we contribute to the development and growth of the WM Business proposition, so we are looking for entrepreneurs an individual that can interpret future media trends and translate them into opportunities for our clients.
This role encompasses more than most out there, with responsibility across multiple clients and markets, and the autonomy to build and run your own way of working.
We are looking for someone who is ambitious, driven and looking to broaden their skillset working in an end to end team, fast-
paced and dedicated team.
Client Service :
Strategy & Planning :
to enable you to build robust plans and rationale documents that justify your media selections
g. B2B Marketing, Mobile Media Awards, Media Week Awards etc.)
Innovation & Collaboration
to ensure your clients activity is best in class
Technical Skills & Experience :
GroupM is an equal opportunity employer. We view everyone as an individual and we understand that inclusion is more than just diversity it’s about belonging.
We celebrate the fact that everyone is unique and that’s what makes us so good at what we do. We pride ourselves on being a company that embraces difference and truly represents the global clients we work with.
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