Account Manger - Media

Sydney - North Shore

The Why

This media 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 an Account Manager  looking to develop 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 Manager you will work  alongside the Account Director to deliver, plan and implement campaigns for your clients using all media channels. The Account Manager will also be responsible for day to day account management providing key campaign planning and insights recommendations as well as the training and development of junior team members.

  • Manage and develop relationships with your client and media owners

  • Review campaign performance and market opportunities

  • Ensure the media strategy is translated into detailed plans

  • Implement media plans throughout their delivery

  • Management of the campaign reporting

  • Responsible for training and development of the junior team members

The How

  • 3+ years’ experience in a media agency role with strong planning skills

  • 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.

  • 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 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

  • Implementation planning capabilities and a good understanding of media fundamentals

  • Exceptional client facing communication & presentation skills