Digital Account Director

Display Planning Manchester, Manchester


Position at MediaCom

Hello. We are MediaCom.

We believe in People First, Better Results.

MediaCom unleashes brands’ growth by helping them See the Bigger Picture. This means that we apply our unique ‘Systems Thinking’ philosophy and technology to all marketing levers: media, message and data. As a result, we design communication strategies that deliver short term results and help brands build for the future.

As part of WPP, the world's largest marketing communications services group, and GroupM, WPP’s consolidated media investment management arm, we have access to the richest data, most robust benchmarks and most advanced capabilities in the market. This helps us provide comprehensive solutions to all marketing challenges.

Our success is underpinned by our long-standing ‘People First, Better Results’ belief. We know that by investing in our people’s whole-person wellbeing, careers and capabilities, we will help grow our clients’ businesses.

In 2020 this approach led MediaCom to be crowned Global Media Network of the Year by Eurobest and Festival of Media Global, in addition to being the most awarded agency at the WARC Media Awards.

MediaCom is one of the world’s leading media communications specialists, with billings of US$17.6 billion (Source: COMvergence, 2020), employing 8,000 people in 125 offices across 100 countries. Its global client roster includes adidas, Coca-Cola (TCCC), Dell, Groupe PSA, Hasbro, Mars, NBC Universal, P&G, Richemont, Shell, Sony, Uber and Walgreens Boots Alliance.

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The role of Digital Account Director is to assist the Associate Director
in the day to day running of the team, as well as directly managing some of the larger clients within the group / team.
. They must be able to take and distill client briefs, working with their colleagues in the Planning Team to develop high calibre responses to briefs

 As well as on a personal level demonstrating leadership, the Digital Investment Manager should also demonstrate an increasing, outward passion to learn, both within the direct field of which the operate, but also across different media channels and touch points, so they have a view of the role of different media types, including their own, within customer journeys.


  • Strong communication skills – listening, written, verbal
  • Detail orientated with strong analytical skills
  • Excellent organisation and problem solving
  • Effective time management skills with the ability to multi task.
  • Ability to work under pressure and within deadlines.
  • Enthusiasm and passion about what we do
  • Demonstrable interest in your clients businesses and their respective market
  • Immaculate interpersonal skills, both with colleagues and partners
  • A willingness to learn and develop at both a personal and progression level, with the support of your colleagues, but also the MediaCom Open door training and development programmes

If you have the skills and experience for this exciting and challenging role, we would love to hear from you!

Mediacom is proud to be an equal opportunity employer. We want applicants of diverse background and hire without regard to race, colour, gender, religion, national origin, ancestry, citizenship, disability, age, sexual orientation, or any other characteristic protected by law.