Head of Addressable Content

Social Media & Content Sydney, Sydney Melbourne, Melbourne


Position at MediaCom

Position Overview

MediaCom Creative Systems helps our clients ‘See the Bigger Picture’ by bringing together media and creative to drive brand relevance and accelerate growth. This unified approach to media and creativity is integrated with Mediacom’s Systems Planning approach to ensure maximum marketing effectiveness. Creative Systems is designed to deliver on GroupM’s vision ‘to make advertising work better for people’ and WPP’s Creative Transformation Purpose.

We transform communications through 3 pillars of relevance:

Cultural relevance – making brands famous through cultural moments, properties or personalities

Personal relevance – improving the relevance of our communications through personalization

Platform relevance – ensuring our content is seen and discovered by optimizing content for commerce, search and social

These pillars consist of the specialist teams that develop and deliver Creative Systems to our clients. Each pillar houses a number of products that are designed to boost brand relevance at the cultural, personal or platform level.

The Head of Addressable Content is an integral part of this creative system; connecting our teams across strategy and planning, media investment and creative systems to deliver better outcomes for clients.

This is an exciting opportunity to help lead and shape a key areas of our clients creative system; addressable creative that delivers personal relevance.

It’s a varied role that will stretch your thinking across strategy, product development, project and client management and consultative selling.

3 best things about the job

  1. Working in an exciting and award-winning team for some of the worlds most recognised brands
  2. Owning the development and delivery of a new product
  3. Work in one of the fastest growth areas of the agency and build a team around you.

Key Relationships:

  • Every person that touches your clients business
  • Middle management and client stakeholders
  • Business lead and business director
  • Key personnel in specialist depts. (Marketplace/Strategy/SBU)
  • Key media owners
  • Creative agency partners
  • Hogarth and other WPP companies

What you do…


The Head of Addressable Content sits within our Addressable Content Practice (ACP) and the MCS team and is located in Australia. The Addressable Lead is responsible for the project management, content strategy, product development and implementation of MediaCom's addressable offering.


Core experience and responsibilities:

  • 6+ years of general digital experience in a media, creative or production agency role, with intimate and hands on experience in addressability (DCO/personalisation).
  • Oversee and manage the day-to-day project management of all aspects of the content production and digital projects process. From receipt or co-creation of the original brief to solution definition, content matrix planning, and stakeholder management, right through to final delivery of assets to our media partners.
  • Lead the project management and delivery of MediaCom's advanced digital campaigns and programs, including addressable (DCO/personalisation), modular content, social and AdTech.
  • Define and develop effective and efficient data-driven creative production solutions to support all programs of activity across addressable channels - with a focus on addressable media and content - digital, video, social and audio. You'll continue to look at ways to optimise our addressable workflows and frameworks, always striving to deliver work brilliantly.
  • As a digital leader, you'll have a solid understanding of all aspects of digital and creative production, including the AdTech landscape and how we can harness the power of data and technology to deliver highly personalised performance-based comms to addressable channels, platforms and devices. You'll proactively research and identify new trends, platforms and partners and successfully implement them into our ways of working and offering.
  • Collaborate with the Global Addressable Product Director in shaping the evolution of MediaCom's digital offering with an emphasis on personalisation and AdTech by proactively identifying and prioritising new product development opportunities, using existing MediaCom solutions and adopting new products and platforms into our offering to keep our clients at the edge.
  • Work in partnership with Producers, Content Leads and Business Partners throughout project and campaign lifecycles, ensuring clear roles and responsibilities are defined and followed.
  • Develop strong working relationships with our client's (some of the largest brands in the world), keeping them educated and informed on best practices, new products and project/campaign status. You'll be able to simplify and easily communicate complicated digital workflows, building trusted relationships.
  • Collaborate with key partners to help establish learning and development programs while providing your colleagues with the relevant updates, resources and forums to grow knowledge in digital and the addressable landscape.
  • Your role will be versatile, diverse and embrace all areas of integrated creative and production, from project scoping, content strategy and modular design to execution and delivery. As such, it is vital that you promote open, collaborative, supportive and dynamic relationships throughout the agency, network and key partners with a solution-focused attitude.


Who you are

You will have a hands on practical knowledge of how to deliver an end-to end DCO project on time and on budget​.

You will be experienced in managing client relationships and be able to simplify and manage a complicated digital workflow from end to end​.

You will have a deep understanding of data-driven digital content, and how to optimise this area to positively impact the outcomes of media campaigns and support broader brand and commercial objectives.