Data Executive

Data & Analytics London, England


Position at MediaCom

As the Data Executive you will be providing your input to developing a key planning tool for MediaCom that will be used in all markets, and will be what sets us apart from our competitors. This system will bring together data from across WPP, GroupM and MediaCom, into what will become our future way of working. It also will involve working with key decision makers at both a global and market level.

Objectives of the Role

You will be responsible for the calibration and development of planning tools that are key to our 20|20 Connections Planning Process (Systems Planner & Connections Simulator), and work closely with local market teams across the network to gather data, train and support their delivery of the tools.

• Liaise with markets to get good quality media data
• Help to develop the tools at both an entry and expert level
• Work as part of the development team with Microsoft to develop the SP tool on 20|20
• Produce training materials and help local teams to support themselves (train the trainers)
• Work on global new business so we get the absolute best from these products for our showcase opportunities
• Support client teams in using and understanding the tools
• Demonstrate the tool to clients as and when required
• Help to upsell Business Science projects for bespoke client calibration
• Lead the community of interest on our Intranet site by stimulating conversations and circulating best practice examples
• Monitor the usage by country and pro-actively check-in when usage drops

• An understanding and appreciation of marketing, systems planning and the dynamic/diverse nature of how media creates an impact; the impact being a range of business outcomes across the path to purchase e.g. Awareness, web visitors, sales and advocacy

Skills and Experience
Fostering Teamwork: work cooperatively and effectively with others to set goals, resolve problems, and make decisions that enhance organizational effectiveness
• Problem solving: Assess problem situations to identify causes, gather and process relevant information, generate possible solutions, and make recommendations and/or resolve the problem
• Effective communicator: Speak, listen and write in a clear, thorough and timely manner using appropriate and effective communication tools and techniques
• Decision Making: Assess situations to determine the importance, urgency and risks, and make clear decisions which are timely and in the best interests of the task
• Organisation: Set priorities, develop a work schedule, monitor progress towards goals, and track details/data/information/activities
• Planning: Determine strategies to move the organization forward, set goals, create and implement actions plans, and evaluate the process and results

Additional Information
You may be required to travel in line with business needs

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