Client Leadership Global Account Manager

Media Planning, Implementation & Activation London, England


Position at Wavemaker

Role: Client Leadership Global Account Manager

Reports to: Global Client Partner

Role context:

Are you an ambitious person who loves to learn? Are you a creative problem solver who wants to build something better? Do you want to work with collaborative clients? Do you want to work for a client dedicated to Responsible Advertising and sustainable media planning?


Sound interesting? We have an exciting account manager role within our global client leadership team working across Danone, one of the largest global FMCG / CPG companies in the world.


Core responsibilities:

  • Build strong relationships with local Team Flow teams
  • Identify best-in-class work across the Local Team Flow network, elevate to global clients, and roll out across all markets
  • Ensure accurate and timely delivery of global reporting (e.g. competitive, flowcharts etc.) and help provide analysis and insight into results and recommendations
  • Reinforce Team Flow best practices and help local Team Flow markets implement them into their everyday planning / activation
  • Oversee the finance billing process to collate PO’s, update budget trackers, and monitor client billing

Person Specification:

  • Solution orientated and excited by a challenge
  • Delights clients and enjoys collaborating with them
  • Knows how to craft and evaluate a media plan
  • Strong organizational and communication skills
  • Able to identify potential problems and understand when to escalate
  • Ideally has experience working with multiple markets although not required

About Team Flow

What’s in a name? In physics, flow is the simple and continuous movement of a liquid or gas. In psychology, flow state is where performance and productivity are optimized by having the right capabilities and conditions in place. Team Flow for Danone is about both. Simple and continuous collaboration and peak performance and productivity.


Team Flow is powered by different op cos within GroupM in every market, all driven by a set of principles : simplicity, consistency, transparency and fluidity and united by a global team or network of excellence.


Core attributes we’re looking for are:

-          SIMPLIFIERS: Those who can distil the complex

-          DOERS: Those who walk the walk

-          CODIFIERS: Those who see the opportunity to share and scale

-          LEARNERS: Those with a natural curiosity 



About Wavemaker

We always believe there is a better way to grow our client and our people. We do this by positively provoking growth for our clients and people. We work with clients to help them grow and shape their consumers’ brand decisions and experiences through media, content, and technology.


We have one single attitude – Positive Provocation.


Our name is our mission and our method. To make waves, you need to be provocative, even fearless. We always make sure we have each other’s backs through our inclusive culture.


We do our best work for brave brands and people who want to be challenged to go further and faster. We know it’s not easy, but if it’s in you, we will get it out of you.


Our attitude of Positive Provocation is enabled by:

  • The deep Knowledge we have of our clients’ business
  • The confidence to Challenge what’s gone before
  • The Support to go further than we thought possible

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