Senior Account Manager - Media Coordinator

Programmatic, Biddable, Paid Media & SEO London, England


Description

Position at Mindshare

This is an excellent opportunity for an experienced Account Manager, Media Coordinator to join our central team in London to work on the agency’s newest client. The Media Coordinator/Account Manager will work alongside biddable media team in London and coordinate with the planning and offline team in Paris on delivery of integrated media campaigns. This role will entail some additional executional support for biddable channels.

About the role

You will be the day-to-day focal point of the account and the bridge between London and Paris teams and the client. Working alongside Client lead and execution teams, you will help coordinate all aspects of campaigns from planning, reporting, client servicing, finance operations and being a helping hand to execution teams with optimization of biddable campaigns.

 

Key Areas of Responsibility:

  • Building strong relationships with clients, ensuring deadlines and client expectations are met
  • Day-to-day management and coordination of European media planning and strategy including oversight and coordination of budgets and buy recommendations including:
    • Verifying budgets by market, by channel with the client and planning team
    • Liaison with execution and planning teams around budget allocations and media planning
    • Preparation and delivery of cross channel media plans and revisions of the same by market and communication with delivery teams and clients
  • Key point of contact for coordination and communication of requests and actions between central clients and individual channel teams
  • Coordination of tech setup (e.g. pixel implementation, account/page links, etc) between execution teams and the client (client's analytics)
  • Coordination of creative campaigns requirements between the central transcreation agency and biddable teams
  • Responsible for Financial operations including management of purchase orders, media plans booking, billing and reconciliation on Prisma and other Neo or Mindshare financial platforms
  • Responsible for coordination of reporting for biddable channels, preparation of monthly and quarterly reports and presentation to clients
  • Provide execution support to search and social team management and optimization of campaigns
  • Work with senior leadership to help identify areas to grow client business significantly and/or develop new revenue opportunities

About you

Your Experience and Requirements

 Essential

  • Good project management skills and attention to detail
  • Previous media planning and buying experience and client servicing
  • Strong writing and verbal communication skills (including presentation skills)
  • Strong analytic skills and ability to relate results to client business objectives
  • Able to articulate findings from media data into implications & key take-aways that improve the clients’ performance
  • Knowledge of biddable media and a good understanding of offline
  • Ability to work autonomously and project manage others
  • Motivation to participate in staff management and larger agency development

Highly desirable

  • Experience working for in media - either from agency, client or media vendor businesses
  • Hands on experience in Paid Social and Paid Search execution

About us

We are digital experts within one of the world’s biggest agencies
Neo is the performance media arm of Mindshare, one of the largest media groups in the world. With 40+ offices worldwide and 1000+ employees, we’re a massive community of performance experts and we’re growing… all the time. Our business specialises in PPC, SEO, ecommerce, programmatic, social, affiliate marketing, and new media like connected TV and audio, all underpinned by advanced analytics and disruptive consultancy.

We’re obsessed with digital media

Our London team is made up of 85 of the smartest people in the industry thinking about, executing and reshaping performance media. We’re devoted to data, totally transparent, and aren’t afraid to tell it like it is. Neo isn’t the standard advertising agency: we partner and challenge our clients across their entire business as consultants and champions for change.

We work with some of the world’s most innovative brands

The clients who see the value of Neo are the most forward thinking out there. They dream big, they’re smart enough to challenge us, and they demand rigour, thought and innovation in everything we do. We provide just that, which is why our relationships are some of the longest standing in the industry. We partner with global, and UK businesses including Nestlé, Sage, Disney, Dyson, Mazda, BP, BAT, HSBC, Essilor, Nespresso & All Saints and have a strong focus on ABM and ecommerce focused businesses.                                                               

We grow people and professionals

Our people are our business, so caring about their growth and wellbeing isn’t a luxury for us, it’s a necessity. That’s why we see very little staff turnover; people join Neo to grow long-term careers. You’ll be around a group of friendly professionals with diverse backgrounds and experiences who are invested in your future, and you’ll lead a team of people whose future you’ll want to invest in.

 

“Since joining Neo, I have worked with market leading brands across various verticals and learnt a huge amount not only about media, but also myself. The friendships I’ve made and company culture are second to none, it’s an absolute pleasure working with intelligent like-minded people.”

 

As part of the GroupM and WPP network, our benefits are incredibly comprehensive, and you’ll have plenty of fantastic benefits to choose from.  We’ve listed a few below - and there are many more on offer:

Superb development opportunities and ongoing support throughout your career

  • Light, open-plan office space with roof terrace, onsite bar and stunning views over central London
  • 25 days’ holiday from the get-go, increasing with length of service
  • Season ticket loan, subsidised gym memberships, private medical (BUPA) and life assurance.

We also have a range of on-site services including health screenings, financial management workshops, manicures and massages.