International Head of Programmatic

Description

International Head of Programmatic

MediaCom


About Mediacom International's Programmatic Division

The Mediacom International Programmatic team is made up of c.40 people, servicing both centrally executed programmatic campaigns in multiple languages as well as coordinating and supporting strategic directions across markets.  We work on a mix of blue chip clients for both direct and brand led initiatives including but not limited to: adidas/Reebok, Shell, EY, Dell, Mars, and Bose. 

Our Programmatic operation is integrated within our Connected Execution department, MediaCom’s central hub for cross-market digital activation. This is an exciting opportunity to be a part of a new and growing division, advancing your skill set as a subject expert while exposing you to a much wider media business offering diversified training and development opportunities for a long term career path.  

As we set up for continued growth, the evolution of our Connected Execution division is a natural progression in our business plan with immediate and new client opportunities to grow against.  


The Role

The head of Programmatic will be responsible for driving Programmatic strategy, delivery and product development for Mediacom globally in strong collaboration with GroupM and WPP.  You will support some of the most successful advertisers in their digital transformation and establishing a data-driven consumer centric marketing approach.

The Programmatic division has seen huge growth over the last two years. It's a spotlight position within the agency. Whoever comes in to this position will have responsibility for growing the department's commercials, driving new business and managing a motivated, high performing team.


Objectives of the role

The Head of Programmatic is responsible for leading a growing team of skilled Programmatic practitioners, developing their expertise and progressing their careers to deliver outstanding client services as part of an integrated media solution.  The role is heavily responsible for growing the revenue potential for clients in the programmatic space, through the development of client road-maps, learning agendas and test & learn frameworks.

The Head of Programmatic is also responsible for the Commercial management of the clients within their remit, including integration with cross-functional teams on the development and management of commercial agreements and the enforcement of programmatic scopes of work.

The Head of Programmatic will bring credibility to this role both in terms of technical knowledge and strategic skills, to be able to successful they must be able to influence both internal and Client stakeholders. They will inspire, motivate, and instill confidence with both their team and their Clients.


About MediaCom

Welcome innovators, initiative takers and instigators. 

We are 8,500 of the world’s leading media communications specialists, in 125 offices, across 100 countries. We have a global client roster that’s the envy of our peers. Adidas, Coca-Cola, Mars, P&G, PSA, Richemont, Shell and Sony to name but a few.

We help brands unlock growth through media. We do this using our Systems Thinking approach to data, technology and creativity and design communication strategies that build brands and generate sales. We’re part of WPP, the world's largest marketing communications services group, which gives us access to the richest data sets and most robust benchmarks in the business.

All this has helped us become the first network to hold the big six Media Network of the Year titles concurrently. But the real secret to our success is simple (and not really a secret). It’s our People First, Better Results philosophy.

We know that when we invest in our people, we’ll deliver better results not only for them, but also for our clients. We also know that talent comes in all shapes, sizes, genders and ethnicities. That’s why our agencies are open environments that celebrate difference.

Do you want to work with smart, creative, enthusiastic people? So do we.

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