Account Director - Media

The Why

This data driven media planning and buying agency work with some of the world’s biggest brands. Several recent new business wins have sparked the hunt for new talent. Their clients are sophisticated and have interesting challenges that require creative thinking, that extends far beyond media reach and frequency.

Together we’re looking for a talented Senior Account Manager  looking to propel their career by joining an awesome team of switched-on media professionals, working on big brands with interesting challenges and sophisticated marketers.

The What

As the Account Director, you will be responsible for the relationship between agency and client, the quality of deliverables and the management and growth of the clients allocated to you. You will be working on one of the agencies largest global clients, responsible for client relationships acrss both digital and offline channels.

The How

  • 6+ years’ experience in a media agency role.

  • Be organised and work with clients to manage competing priorities.

  • Be detail orientated. You’ll be working across big clients with complex campaign set ups.

  • You will love delivering great media work requiring divergent thinking, influenced by a wide variety of sources.

  • Be a problem solver. You’ll encounter numerous challenges in the role that will require an entrepreneurial approach. Easy answers to complicated briefs won’t often present themselves. Resources and time may be limited.

  • You will have the ability to analyse a client’s business issues and obtain their trust in helping with them. You will be able to suggest strategic and tactical solutions to reaching their objectives.

  • You need to understand it all: online, offline, broadcast, narrowcast, brand, direct and lead gen. You should understand how it all can be integrated and be looking to bring superior ideas/solutions to client briefs