Integrated Media Manager

Description

About 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.

 

Three best things about the job:

  1. Working on one of the most prestigious accounts, you will have great exposure to integrated campaigns across all channels
  2. You will also work alongside a diverse and talented team in a collaborative team environment
  3. Attain a strong understanding of cross channel media strategy by working on the fastest growing and diversified category


In this role, your goals will be:

In three months:

  • Get to know our client and immerse yourself in their business
  • Ensure delivery of work to a high standard and in a timely manner

In six months:

  • Have developed a good understanding of the clients' category
  • Be leading client WIPs and managing key relationships

In 12 months:

  • Be well-respected by your client for your knowledge and service
  • Have built a deep and influential relationship with day-to-day media contacts
  • Have contributed to the MediaCom culture through participation and behavior that aligns to the MediaCom values
  • Have cemented your role within the team and contributed to the team delivery and success of a variety of client campaigns

 

What your day looks like at MediaCom:

  • Deliver and execute best in class media plans, on time and with the know-how to manage your way through any bumps in the road
  • Understand all media channels (in particular the ever-changing TV/Screens landscape) with the ability to identify the strengths and weaknesses of each channel and the impact these have in delivering on the client objectives
  • Stay abreast of market trends and movements with regards to supply, innovation, and technology, have a point of view and bring these to your planning solutions
  • Negotiations with media not just pushing down on price, but collaborating to drive innovation and add tangible value to clients
  • Identify and clearly articulate what's working and why linking media performance to business goals

 

What you'll bring:

  • Knowledge of media channels
  • Knowledge of media industry planning tools
  • High levels of energy and a desire to deliver great work
  • A willingness to learn and desire to challenge yourself
  • Best in class attention to detail and accuracy across all aspects planning and implementation
  • A collaborative approach
  • Passion for the media industry and specifically the importance of investment in the process
  • Excellent client, team, and media relationships
  • A track record of a successfully implemented end to end campaigns

 

Minimum qualifications:

  • 3-5 years experience media planning, MENA media landsacpe, and excel skills.
  • Undergraduate qualification in advertising, marketing, communication or similar field preferred but not essential

 


Media Planning, Implementation & Activation Cairo, NA FTC (Full Time)