Mindshare |Supervisor, Strategic Planning

Media Planning Shanghai, China


Position at Mindshare

Strategic Planning Supervisor– Mindshare, China


Overview of job 

We are looking for energetic and curious mind to join us to work with the top media-spending client in China. This Strategic Planning Supervisor  position will work on integrated planning on fast food category. You will be a trusted advisor not just to the clients but internally with key stakeholders within the agency. 

Reporting of the role

This role reports to Director / Manager

3 best things about the job:

  1. Leading Brand – You will be working on the leading brand of KFC and learn multiple media planning skills.
  2. Comprehensive Training – you will receive coaching from senior members of the team and will have plenty of training opportunities within Groupm.
  3. Great Atmosphere – you will working with great people from different divisions- strategic planning , tactical planning to gather insights, drive innovations and business solutions for our clients.


Measures of success –

In three months:

  • You will be able to get campaign planning and execution skills , and you will be good at data planning.
  • You will be able to keep up with the latest media trends , category learnings, consumer insights.
  • You will be able to build a good relationship with clients, as well as relevant internal and external stakeholders

 In six months:

  • You will be able to work independently with campaign planning, and you will be very familiar with YUMC’s data
  • You will be campaign owner of KFC CRM &Live Stream & Value , the most important platforms which use data and technology to build know how and manage the campaign by yourself.
  • You will be able to share your insights and learnings with the planning team.

In 12 months:

  • Develop a strong category knowledge, to be recognized as a planning and data expert.
  • Work closely with the whole team, able to identify opportunities for brands relevant to their specific business.
  • You will be very good at management .
  • Responsibilities of the role:
  • Lead business analysis work on the client, with KFC’s regular campaign planning and execution.
  • Keeping up to date with latest category trends, competitors’ moves and bringing actionable learnings to clients
  • Support Director/Manager by delivering quality output in a timely manner and acting as a mentor to junior employees
  • Build trust and meaningful relationships with clients, as well as relevant internal and external stakeholder


About Mindshare

Mindshare, the global media agency network, and part of WPP, the largest marketing communications network in the world, has more than 7,000 employees, in 116 offices across 86 countries. Mindshare APAC has won over 300 awards in 2014/2015 and was the most awarded agency at the 2015 Campaign Asia Awards Festival. Mindshare was also recognised as the SMARTIES™ APAC ‘Agency Network of the Year 2015’ for the third consecutive year. Mindshare is also home to The 2015 Festival of Media Asia Pacific Rising Star – Jason Maggs.

To learn more about Mindshare and our philosophy of Original Thinking, visit us at www.mindshareworld.com


About China 
China is now the second largest media market, and the world’s most vibrant digital market, growing at double the rate of the US. In 2013, China surpassed the US in e-commerce, and China leads the world in mobile with over 600m smartphone connections. The pace of change and the scale of China’s emerging consumer market are unparalleled in any other market. Global CEOs are looking to China to drive growth, and brands are rushing to keep pace.

If you want a future in media and communications, there is clearly no place more vibrant, challenging and exciting than China, where opportunities for you to innovate and grow are unparalleled.

GroupM APAC is committed to fostering a culture of diversity and inclusion. Our people are our strength, so we respect and nurture their individual talent and potential.