Mediacom | Marketplace Executive

Performance Sydney, Sydney


Position at MediaCom

MediaCom helps brands unlock growth through media. We do this by applying our unique Systems Thinking approach to data, technology and creativity to design communication strategies that build brands and generate sales.

As part of WPP, the world's largest marketing communications services group, and part of GroupM, WPP’s consolidated media investment management arm, we have access to the richest data sets and most robust benchmarks in the business, enabling us to identify the best avenues for growth and unlock the potential in every brand.

As Marketplace Executive, you are responsible for ensuring you and your team are delivering effective KPI hitting campaigns and ensuring best in class consistent implementation, optimisation and reporting. 

In this role you will be developing a combination of strategic, creative and analytical skills.  The role requires that you have an acute attention to detail and you are excited to work with market leading technologies.  Most importantly, you will be passionate about and driven to deepen your knowledge of all things digital media.

What makes a good Marketplace Executive:

  • Demonstrates an ability to self-motivate and inspire other members to do the same.
  • Can build solid relationships with internal team members, media owners, tech vendors, data providers.
  • Has a solid understanding of industry tools and knows how to take data and apply it to your plans.
  • Can train junior staff on how to use relevant tools.
  • Keeps up with the latest industry news, trends and developments and uses this to form a POV.
  • Takes part in building connected systems that deliver against business solutions.
  • Demonstrates consistent excellent attention to detail.
  • Understands the importance of the finance process.
  • Takes accountability for your output as well as assisting the juniors in the team.
  • Loves to actively share POV on market and industry internally and with clients.
  • Understand the importance of the finance process and can ensure it is implemented.
  • Good, proven presentation skills, with the ability to provide rationale behind media recommendations.
  • Organised and structured, with the ability to manage workflow deliverables and can spot any potential bumps in the road.

What you will need:

  • 1-2 years of experience as a Digital Media Coordinator.
  • Knowledge of relevant tools and clear view on application.
  • High levels of energy and a desire to deliver great work.
  • A willingness to learn and desire to develop yourself.
  • Best in class attention to detail and accuracy.
  • A collaborative approach.
  • A team player attitude.
  • A willingness to go above and beyond.
  • Passion for the media industry and specifically the importance of investment in the process.

More about MediaCom

Our success is underpinned by our long-standing belief that if we invest in our people, we’ll deliver better results not only for our teams but also for our clients. “People First, Better Results” means that we invest in our people’s careers and capabilities to help grow our clients’ businesses.

In 2018, this approach led MediaCom to become the first network to hold all six major Media Network of the Year titles concurrently: Adweek, Campaign, Cannes Lions, Festival of Media Global, M&M Global and WARC Media 100. The agency retained the WARC Media 100 title in 2019, also winning Agency of the Year (MediaCom Israel) and Campaign of the Year (Gillette – I Don’t Roll on Shabbos, MediaCom Connections Israel).

MediaCom is one of the world’s leading media communications specialists, with billings of US$13.5 billion (Source: COMvergence, March 2019), employing 8,000 people in 125 offices across 100 countries. Its global client roster includes adidas, Coca-Cola (TCCC), Dell, Mars, NBC Universal, P&G, PSA, Richemont, Shell and Sony.

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About GroupM Australia

GroupM Australia takes pride in being a group built on a set of core values that extend to every aspect of our operation. We are committed to providing an empowering workplace that offers opportunities to learn, succeed and grow. We do this through our dedicated in-house training team who tailor our programs for every level of employee in every discipline across the group. GroupM is the largest media investment management company in Australia with 30% market share and over 800 employees. With such a unique culture, GroupM embraces workplace diversity, allowing our employees to bring different ideas and solutions to the workplace.