Mediacom l Senior Media Planner - Digital
GroupM
Karachi, Pakistan
5d ago

Position at MediaCom

MediaCom is an agency of GroupM, the world's largest media investment company and are a part of WPP. In fact, we are responsible for one in every three ads you see globally .

We are currently looking for a Senior Media Planner - Digital to join us. In this role, you will be responsible for working closely with the General Manager Digital and existing teams to devise digital strategies for a portfolio of brands.

At GroupM APAC, our people are our strength, which is why fostering a culture of diversity and inclusion is important to us.

Reporting of the role

This role reports to Business Manager - Digital

3 best things about the job :

  • You get to work some of the largest clients in the country.
  • Get to work closely with top publishers such as Google & Facebook.
  • Get to explore new digital platforms for your campaigns.
  • In this role, your goals will be : In three months :

  • Understand and manage client expectations and work on deliverables.
  • Independently manage the client and bring in new digital ideas for the client / brand portfolio.
  • In six months :

  • Setting the digital way-forward for brands, setting the digital direction.
  • New platform exploration and develop connected platform digital media solutions.
  • Successfully pitch for new businesses.
  • In 12 months :

  • Emerged as the contact person both internally and amongst clients for digital solutions.
  • Become the team lead on the account.
  • Showcase digital work done for awards.
  • What your day job looks like at MediaCom

  • Develop strategy for brands including annual phasing and budgeting to achieve brand KPI's.
  • Assist CH / BM to maintain responsive working relationships with brand teams to identify potential opportunities.
  • Troubleshooting and resolving any issues with media / account teams and media vendors.
  • Assist CH / BM in developing brand KPI's.
  • Analyze data to provide client with recommendations for optimizations.
  • Maintain relationships with media suppliers, internal teams and brand teams.
  • Prepare Quarterly / Semi Annual & Annual media reviews and way forward.
  • Responsible for timely deliverables of the deadlines for e.g. Annual Media Strategy Presentations, monthly post buys & any other requirement from client on ad hoc basis.
  • Resolve billing related issues.
  • Work cross-functionally with Client management team and Account Directors as needed.
  • Work with cross function departments / teams as part of the media management process.
  • Showcasing of launches & presentations to the brand team after launch.
  • Assisting CH / BM in participating in regional award is mandatory with at least once in a quarter.
  • Train Assistant Planner / Media Planner on media basics.
  • What you'll bring :

  • Must have strong organizational and numeracy skills
  • Flexibility and able to work under pressure.
  • Proficient in MS Excel.
  • Excellent personal / organizational management.
  • Able to set and meet multiple demands within challenging deadlines.
  • Excellent interpersonal skills - ability to communicate effectively at all levels, internally and externally, formally & informally.
  • Minimum Qualifications :

  • Must be a MBA from a reputable university of equivalent.
  • Must have an experience of at least 4-5 years in media / digital planning and buying.
  • More about MediaCom

    MediaCom helps brands unlock growth through media. We do this by applying our unique Systems Thinking approach to data, technology and creativity to design communication strategies that build brands and generate sales.

    As part of WPP, the world's largest marketing communications services group, and part of GroupM, WPP's consolidated media investment management arm, we have access to the richest data sets and most robust benchmarks in the business, enabling us to identify the best avenues for growth and unlock the potential in every brand.

    Our success is underpinned by our long-standing belief that if we invest in our people, we'll deliver better results not only for our teams but also for our clients.

    People First, Better Results" means that we invest in our people's careers and capabilities to help grow our clients' businesses.

    In 2018, this approach led MediaCom to become the first network to hold all six major Media Network of the Year titles concurrently : Adweek, Campaign, Cannes Lions, Festival of Media Global, M&M Global and WARC Media 100.

    The agency retained the WARC Media 100 title in 2019, also winning Agency of the Year (MediaCom Israel) and Campaign of the Year (Gillette - I Don't Roll on Shabbos, MediaCom Connections Israel).

    MediaCom is one of the world's leading media communications specialists, with billings of US$13.5 billion (Source : COMvergence, March 2019), employing 8,000 people in 125 offices across 100 countries.

    Its global client roster includes adidas, Coca-Cola (TCCC), Dell, Mars, NBC Universal, P&G, PSA, Richemont, Shell and Sony.

    For more information, visit www.mediacom.com

    Find us on Twitter mediacomglobal

    Like us on Facebook at facebook.com / MediaComGlobalNews

    Join us on LinkedIn at linkedin.com / company / Mediacom

    About Pakistan

    GroupM Pakistan is the leading global media investment management operation in Pakistan. We see major growth coming on Digital platforms with internet penetration growing to 87 million broadband users and 85 million 3G / 4G subscribers.

    Social media platforms have also grown substantially in Pakistan where Facebook stands at 34 million subscribers and Tik Tok has replaced Instagram to become the second most penetrated social platform.

    While the digitalization of the market is happening at a fast pace, it has also opened up opportunities for specializations like e-commerce, Digital Content, Video Planning solutions, Technology and Data & Analytics in Pakistan.

    GroupM Pakistan is a closely knit community where we value differences in opinions and thrive amidst this growth. Be a part of our dynamic team now!

    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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