MediaCom | Social Media Planner

Social Media & Content Tokyo , Japan


Position at MediaCom

We have a rare opportunity in market; Mediacom is recruiting a Social Media Planner to join a growing team in Tokyo. You will join a best-in-class specialist team working across the spectrum of social channels for Japanese premium clients. You'll deliver innovation and ROAS through paid social activations.

You will be a proactive self-initiator who can think on your feet and is enthusiastic about your work.

Reporting of the role

This role reports to the Head of Social and Social Manager lead.

3 best things about the job:

  • The chance to work in a multi-award winning Media agency.
  • An opportunity to learn from the best-in-class and understand media from the client's perspective.
  • Be a partner to the world’s biggest social media channels, gaining invaluable knowledge and training through our learning academy

Measures of success –

In three months:

  • Demonstrate understanding of the business challenges with outcome driven planning, implementation and reporting of tangible results via paid social media
  • Have formed trust between your internal teams and clients in terms of consultancy and implementation.

In 6 months:

  • Demonstrate understanding of the business challenges and how social media compliments the wider marketing mix.
  • You will have gained social media certifications as per your managers training plan.

In 12 months:

  • Your clients will actively come to you as the go-to-person for social knowledge and recommendations.

Responsibilities of the role:

  • To be the custodian of your client's advertising presence on social platforms & the go-to-person on matters social.
  • You will become an advocate of your wider team's work and a trusted client partner by attend briefings and strategy sessions, building social ads designed to Deliver business value and client KPIs.
  • You'll become a trusted client partner with your inherent knowledge of their business and how social can elevate brand and DR messaging/outcomes based on their needs.
  • Keep your client leads up to date on social best practices - content, platforms, and tools within the paid social ecosystem.
  • Measure, analyse, strategize and report.
  • Participate in workshops, training sessions and team building events.

What you will need:

  • 2 years’ experience in paid activation is ideal; social and search (YouTube) accepted
  • Bachelor degree or Diploma, Marketing, Communications, Business.
  • Shows the ability to understand and adapt to different brands and their industries
  • Written and speaking command of English language
  • Excel and analytical skills preferred