GroupM | Commercial Supervisor

Finance & Commercial Bangkok, Thailand


Position at GroupM

GroupM is 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 an Commercial Supervisor to join us.

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: Commercial Director

3 best things about the job:

1. To support sustainable and profitable growth for GroupM and agencies in Thailand
2. You will work closely with GroupM Finance team, Business team leaders to oversee the business health of overall Business in GroupM Thailand.
3. You needs to assist with building out strong financial and operational processes, to own new and existing client contracting and negotiation procedures and take charge of financial budgeting, forecasting & reporting for GroupM Thailand

Responsibilities of the role:
  • Client on boarding process - check paper per ICFR, insurance coverage etc
  • Insured limit and manage insurance coverage / process
  • AVB management on spending reconciliation with vendor and allocate to client
  • Analysis client media spending including forecast remuneration from client spending
  • Update and improve on Client Audits – Media and Financial Audits.
  • Issues and resolutions with auditors - Following the SOX compliance by GroupM.
  • Reporting related to client, conflict client etc. and analysis of media spending including reconciliation against forecast / actual. 

 What you will need:

  • Educated to bachelor’s degree level in Business or Finance or Accounting.
  • Minimum 5 years’ in working experience in Commercial Finance, Financial Planning Analysis is preferable 
  • Experienced in agency commercial/ corporate finance operations is a plus.
  • Good Command in English is essential.
  • Financial acumen including budget control and client profitability
  • In depth knowledge of processes, tools and techniques
  • Proficient in the use of Microsoft Office, especially Excel, Word and PowerPoint.
  • Strong business sense, great communication.
  • Good team player

More about GroupM

GroupM - GroupM leads and shapes media markets by delivering performance enhancing media products and services, powered by data and technology. Our global network agencies and businesses enable our people to work collaboratively across borders with the best in class, providing them the opportunity to accelerate their progress and development. We are not limited by teams or geographies; our scale and diverse range of clients lets us be more adventurous with our business and talent. We give our talent the space, support and tools to innovate and grow.

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About Thailand

In a population of 69 million people, Thailand’s mobile penetration is at a whopping 120% with smart phone penetration at 50%. Digital spend has grown 38% year-on-year and most people are now accessing the internet via mobile devices. Bangkok is one of the top Facebook cities in the world and Thailand ranks high in time spend viewing YouTube.

The audience fragmentation, following years of a virtual FTA TV duopoly, is creating huge trading and content opportunities. Thailand is one of the fastest-growing media markets in the region. Those looking for a rewarding and dynamic career in media have no better place to be than Thailand.

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.