Mediacom | Media Planning Manager

Media Planning Seoul, South Korea


Position at MediaCom

Media Planning Manager, MediaCom, Seoul, South Korea

Overview of job
MediaCom is looking for a Media Planning Manager to join the team in Seoul. In this role, you will have the opportunity to work for a great account, not only on media planning but also digital planning. 
Reporting of the role.

This role reports to the Associate Media/Digital Planning Director

3 best things about the job:

  1. Opportunity to work for one of the best accounts
  2. Work on not only on media planning but also on digital planning with the E2E marketing communication approach
  3. Flexible work environment at International Media Agencies in Seoul, Korea

Measures of success –

In three months,

  • Been brought up to speed on Mediacom servicing processes and best practices – you will be ready to face the world largest client with confidence.
  • Been exposed to all related stakeholders, and you will start managing and offline media planning process against briefs from the designated client
  • Been satisfactorily commented by internally and externally that you’re well on-boarded.

In six months,

  • Stood as the dedicated planning manager for the client.
  • Begun to develop an incremental business pipeline for your clients.

In 12 months,

  • Successfully serviced your respective client engagements, earning client compliment to another projects' worth of agency retainership
  • Built out your incremental business pipeline with additional Mediacom products and service offerings

Responsibilities of the role:
  • Assist in the development of media plans that specify which forms of media will be used to effectively reach the target audience, including emerging media tactics
  • Develop the quarterly and annual media plan
  • Assist in maintaining budget updates and spread sheets
  • Report competitive analysis
  • Generate analysis of market performance
  • Work with digital trading managers to ensure all buys and placements fit the overall strategy
  • Billing Reconciliation 
What you will need:
  • Strong verbal and written communication skills in English and Korean
  • Intermediate MS Office skills including Excel and PowerPoint
  • Natural curiosity and desire to learn new media, trend, and technology
  • Ability to analyse results
  • Project management; ability to manage multiple projects across critical yet often fluctuating deadlines
  • Strong analytical skills with consideration to company/client objectives
Experience :
  • 5-8 years media agency and/or digital agency experience working on media planning and/or digital planning
  • Experience in developing and implementing analysis and reporting strategies
  • Experience with new/emerging media, a plus
  • Bachelor's Degree or equivalent
About MediaCom
As The Content + Connections Agency, we believe everything is connected. At MediaCom, our unique approach to planning and buying across Paid, Owned and Earned media optimises our clients’ entire system, not just individual channel silos. ‘Content’ is any form of consumer messaging that connects brands to their consumers, while ‘Connections’ ensures no dead ends or wastage through disconnected content.

We look beyond our own expertise and assess the bigger picture: How do we all play a role within our clients’ broader communications system? Through our uniquely connected eco-system of diverse communications experts working we achieve this - interpreting the bigger picture and fuelling future business success.

About GroupM
GroupM Korea is the leading global media investment management operation in Korea. It serves as the parent company to WPP media agencies, Maxus, MediaCom, Mediaedge:cia and MindShare.

Its primary purpose is to maximize the performance of WPP’s media communications agencies on behalf of our clients, our shareholders and our people by operating as a parent and collaborator in performance-enhancing activities such as trading, content creation, sports, digital, finance, proprietary tool development and other business-critical capabilities. The agencies that comprise GroupM are all global operations in their own right with leading market positions.

The focus of GroupM is the intelligent application of physical and intellectual scale to benefit trading, innovation, and new communication services.