AV Planner

Comms/Strategic Planning London, England


Position at MediaCom

The Team

The role sits within the Connect team at MediaCom who are a multi-media implementation planning team. Connect work closely with the Communications Planning team who own the client relationship and develop the audience insight and strategic planning work. Connect also work closely with Marketplace, the commercial team at MediaCom (responsible for buying / negotiation & audits) ensuring that we are delivering against the commercial requirements for clients.

As part of the AV Connect team, you will be a vital part of the system thinking at the agency which leads our planning process. Understanding and developing AV and the latest technologies is fundamental to us delivering brilliant work for our clients and is behind much of our award winning work.

The Role

The Connect Planner will work across the MediaCom client accounts (inc. Peugeot, Citroen, DS). The AV work will be best in class, driving innovation and understanding how AV compliments and works alongside other media to deliver more successful media campaigns and ultimately drive better results.

As one of the biggest pieces of business at MediaCom, working on this prestigious account represents an incredible opportunity for an individual to shine and the nature of the work includes a wide range of brand building activity – this includes not only planning across the breadth of AV channels but also fully integrated TV partnerships, understanding how TV and digital work together and offers the opportunity to work closely with other media specialists and our MBA team to develop award winning solutions with clear measurement and outcomes. There are plenty of challenges facing the business, meaning a very real opportunity to make a genuine difference.

Three best things about this role

  • The opportunity to work on a new prestigious global car client
  • You will be part of a wider Connect AV team with best in class implementation at the heart. You will have the opportunity to work closely with Connect specialists in other media to ensure joined up thinking.
  • The client is looking for people who want to take a lead role in driving forward all facets of the media mix, from applying data in new ways to building creative and innovative partnerships with media owners.

Skills, Behaviours and Experience Required

  • We are looking for a passionate, enthusiastic AV planner with proven experience. 
  • Experience planning across TV and VOD. Radio and Cinema planning would also benefit the candidate.
  • We are looking for someone passionate about the opportunities that come from AV, data and technology.
  • They will be eager to find insights to inform and back up their planning recommendations and proactively seek out learning opportunities to further develop their thinking. 

*Although we cannot make guarantees, we welcome conversations about flexible working for all roles at MediaCom London*

More About Working for MediaCom:  People First, Better Results

Here at MediaCom, we know that our people are our greatest asset in making us the UK’s leading agency, so we make sure our employees are rewarded and looked after in terms of career growth, social life and personal welfare

Despite our growth over the years we work hard at retaining our creative and inclusive approach and aspire to our five pillars in every aspect of their work: Creativity, New Business, Citizenship, Bravery and Loving our Clients.      

Working for MediaCom, you will benefit from our ‘People First Development Programme’, and every employee attends our creativity training - “Upping Your Elvis”, which focusses on new methods of idea generation, problem solving and ensuring productivity in creative sessions.

We have our very own on-site bar, an events programme including BBQs and drinks on the rooftop terrace, sports and social clubs, a range of staff discounts and on-site services including health screenings, financial management workshops, manicures and massages.

We believe that by putting our People First, we deliver Better Results for our clients and create a great place for everyone to enjoy their work.

Want to know more? Follow us on twitter @MediaComUK and find out more about our award winning work here: http://www.mediacom.co.uk/en/results.aspx

We are an equal opportunities employer. All GroupM agencies are equal opportunities employers and welcome applications from all suitably qualified persons regardless of their race, gender identity, disability, culture/religion/belief, sexual orientation or age.