Senior Digital Specialist (Global Media Network)

Media Planning, Implementation & Activation Zurich, Switzerland


Position at MediaCom

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, Hasbro, Mars, NBC Universal, P&G, Richemont, Shell, Sony, Uber and Walgreens Boots Alliance.

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Team and Role Overview

MediaCom Switzerland are looking for a Senior Digital Specialist to join our team working across some of the most exciting clients in the network. At our Zurich location, we serve well-known Swiss clients such as AMAG (importer of the Volkswagen Group), EMMI, Credit Suisse, Basler Versicherung.

As a digital specialist and expert, you are responsible for media budgets, plans, analytics and ways to optimize our clients' digital communication systems across all digital media channels - with the chance to drive genuine innovation and excitement in the work you do for our clients.

We have been practicing Agile ways of working for many years. You will work with some of the best media practitioners in the agency to advance your understanding of digital and data - evidence-based planning sits at the heart of what we do.

We believe in sharing great ideas across the teams, wherever they are, and you will have the opportunity to work with a large range of people from across the MediaCom business both locally and in other markets.

Key Skills & Experience

  • Fluent German/English language skills required
  • Previous professional experience in digital/media role (consultant or planner), ideally in a media agency
  • Strong communication and presentation skills
  • Experience in managing multiple stakeholders and projects using strong organisational skills
  • Strong sense of initiative and entrepreneurial mindset
  • Problem solving and solutions focused mind-set
  • A passion for innovation and ensuring our clients are leading the way
  • Ideally experience of people management

Benefits & Perks

  • Competitive salary
  • Flexible working arrangements
  • Employee Assistance Programme
  • Regular perks and discounts
  • Learning & Development Courses
  • Pathway International Mobility programme