Mindshare | Media Planning Manager

Media Planning Seoul, Seoul


Description

Position at Mindshare

Mindshare South Korea

Overview of job
As the Media Planning Manager, you will be dedicated to servicing the global and local client, including communication plan development and account management in general. Your primary responsibility will be to gain the trust from clients and manage projects broadly, as well as supporting clients as demand requires.

Over 7 years experiences in Media Planning, fluent Korean and English is required.

At GroupM APAC, our people are our strength, which is why fostering a culture of diversity and inclusion is important to us.

Reporting of the role

This role reports to the team lead and the Business Director.

3 best things about the job:
1.This position gets to make impactful contributions on food brand.

2.Work with talented colleagues across various media disciplines across the on/off lines.

3.You’ll be working closely with multiple stakeholders within the GroupM network, giving you exposure to both client-side and Group-side regional leadership


In this role, your goals will be:
In three months:

  • Been brought up to speed on Mindshare 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 on/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 media planning manager for the client.
  • Drive strong analytical skills with consideration to company/client objectives

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 Mindshare /GroupM products and service offerings


What your day job looks like at Mindshare:

  • 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
  • Establish and lead strong collaborative communication internally and with all other agency partners so information is efficiently and effectively shared (with digital and buying)
  • Make decisions on the best form of media for specific campaigns and create offline budget guides to allocate investment against each touchpoint
  • Develop the quarterly and annual media plan 
  • Assist in maintaining budget updates and spread sheets
  • Report competitive analysis
  • Generate analysis of market performance
  • Billing Reconciliation


What you’ll bring:

  • Strong verbal and written communication skills in English and Korean
  • Sufficient knowledge on Korea offline media landscape and basic understanding about media planning and/or digital planning
  • Natural curiosity and desire to learn new media, trend, and technology
  • Professional MS Office skills including Excel and PowerPoint
  • Experience in developing and implementing analysis and reporting strategies
  • Project management; ability to manage multiple projects across critical yet often fluctuating deadlines
  • Strong analytical skills with consideration to company/client objectives
  • Experience with new/emerging media, a plus
  • Bachelor's Degree or equivalent

 

More about Mindshare

We were born in Asia in 1997, a start up with a desire to change the media world. Now we are a global agency with more than 7,000 employees in 116 offices across 86 countries, operating as one team - #teammindshare. We believe that in today’s world, everything begins and ends in media. We aim to be our clients’ lead business partner, to grow their business, and drive profitability through adaptive and inventive marketing. We do this through speed, teamwork and provocation and by operating as a network of networks rather than a rigid hierarchy. We create new things and have fun doing it. Whenever and wherever you join us, you open a door to opportunities in any and of all aspects of media, technology and innovation. We will support you, recognize you and reward you, making Mindshare the place where you do the best work of your career.

 

Mindshare APAC has won 500 awards in the last year alone, including “Agency Network of the Year 2017” by both the MMA SMARTIES™ and Campaign Asia for the fifth and third consecutive year, respectively. Mindshare is part of GroupM, the media investment management arm of WPP, the world’s leading communications services group. To learn more about Mindshare and our philosophy of Original Thinking, visit us at www.mindshareworld.com and follow us on Twitter @mindshare and facebook.com/mindshareapac and linkedin.com/company/mindshare.

 

About South Korea

GroupM Korea is the leading global media investment management operation in Korea. Our 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. At GroupM Korea, we embrace creativity and ideas as we embark on an exciting journey towards growth!
GroupM is an equal opportunity employer. We view everyone as an individual and we understand that inclusion is more than just diversity – it’s about belonging. We celebrate the fact that everyone is unique and that’s what makes us so good at what we do. We pride ourselves on being a company that embraces difference and truly represents the global clients we work with.