EssenceMediacom | Media Planning Director

Bangkok, Thailand


Three best things about this job

  1. Lead Digital team members and guide the overall delivery of digital services to our clients
  2. Develop integrated digital marketing strategies to ensure they are integrated, brilliant and deliver upon objectives
  3. Manage relationships at all levels both internally and externally

What’s your role -

In 3 months:

  • Establish client and team confidence in you as a leader of the area
  • Build a solid understanding of Essence's strategic and client service offering
  • Establish solid relationship with all key stakeholders

In 6 months:

  • Focus on team development
  • Refine strategic and client service offering
  • Develop the teams broader view of Search and Digital Performance channels within the marketing communication framework

In 12 months:

  • Run a high performing team to hit and exceed client targets and expectations
  • Consult with stakeholders to build strategy and accounts to achieve client KPIs
  • Play a lead role in new business pitches when Search and Digital Performance channels

And Beyond:

  • Opportunity for senior client exposure on your dedicated patch of products
  • Become the master of your patch, identify and scope out proactive first to market opportunities or optimisations
  • Become a trusted source of digital expertise for your client patch
  • Cement yourself as a core member of a truly unique integrated media and creative team

What will help you succeed

  • Strong experience in paid media across search, social, programmatic
  • Experience in utilising planning tools and ad-servers
  • Familiar with Google stack and ideally Salesforce
  • Understanding of Media best practice
  • Exceptional attention to detail across all trading and planning processes and client communication
  • Proactive approach to improving media knowledge and capability
  • Highly organised, project management and coordination skills
  • Attention to detail with an effective and efficient working style
  • Able to communicate effectively and work as part of the wider team
  • Enthusiasm for online media and keen to develop a career within media

More about EssenceMediacom

We are a global communications agency leading with breakthrough thinking, building explosive growth for brands, and helping our clients see the bigger picture. Our daring global network of 10,000 influencers help our clients breach traditional boundaries in media, uncover novel ideas, and unleash exponential growth. EssenceMediacom challenges conventional thinking to build, propel, and supercharge our clients’ businesses at scale and lead our industry in critical areas such as diversity, equity, inclusion, and sustainability.  

EssenceMediacom understands that our people are tasked with big goals: building breakthrough growth for brands and leading with breakthrough thinking in our industry. Our people are at the heart of this work because their ideas will enable us to decode the intersections of people, content, and technology to bring our aspirations to life. Our success is down to our eclectic, diverse, and talented people.

EssenceMediacom is a place for us to grow our careers and expand our horizons. EssenceMediacom is committed to building an agency culture that supports our people, puts diversity at the forefront of our operations, and creates opportunity for all. This collective culture will be our “new power” where ideas are freely exchanged, and collaboration is actively encouraged in a place where you can innovate in our hyperconnected world.

EssenceMediacom 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 Media Planning Director to join us.

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