We are on the hunt for an experienced and passionate Planner Buyer Manager to join a leading agency working across one major banking client. This role will work across all offline channels with a focus on audience analysis, implementation planning and trading.
The agency is the dedicated media community for a major Banking group. With collaboration at the heart of everything they do, they have developed a shared vision with the Banks marketing team.
With a team of 50 specialists working across all paid, owned and earned channels using science & creativity to drive compelling, end to end media connections across the full ecosystem of channels.
The agency is part of a major Global media group which offers endless career opportunities.
Reporting to the Head of Trading. You will have a team of executives and coordinators reporting to you.
The Planner Buyer Manager is the lead for offline planning and buying across their business unit, as well as managing the implementation of campaigns to market through their well-resourced team. The role has exposure to all aspects of offline media, including Television, Radio, Out of Home, and Cinema.
It’s the perfect role for someone looking to develop their planning skillset, but who’s not prepared to let go of the dynamic world of investment. Additionally, the role offers plenty of client exposure, and is perfect for someone who wants to either maintain or improve their client facing skills. Our close working relationship with the Banks team also offers exposure to business units across the entire organisation, not just media.
You will be completely dedicated to one client, meaning there are great opportunities to develop client relationships, as well as gaining exposure to their business beyond media. It’s a great agency to work! We are very well resourced, and they all have a very positive work-life balance
WHAT YOU HAVE NOW
3+ years (local) experience who is keen to teach, train, nurture and can work in a dynamic environment
A passion for the media industry and a strong understanding of the media landscape
A keen interest in driving performance of your client’s business
A preference to collaboration and team-based working
Knowledge and use of media planning and implementation tools
Good relationships within the marketplace