Position at Mindshare
Company: Mindshare, USA
Job Title: Manager , Planning
The Manager joins a department of part psychologists, part scientists, part artists, part entrepreneurs, and part politicians. We strategize how brands should communicate with people across the myriad of media channels, and how to do that differently from every other brand.
You will assist in the planning, implement ation, and maintenance of holistic , cross-channel media campaigns with the ability to assist in both the higher-level strategy as well as the execution of a media plan. You will manage direct client relationships as well as train and manage Planners and Associates in all media planning functions.
Th is Manager of Strategic Planning, in partnership with the Director or Associate Director of Strategic Planning, is responsible for managing client relationships on the MD Anderson Cancer Center and SCANA Energy account s. You will support the accounts in ensuring the cross-discipline integration and process flow throughout Strategic Planning, Investment, and Analytics groups while working closely with th e clients' interagency team partners.
While reporting to and supporting the Director and Associate Director on larger client relationships, you should be able to act with autonomy and own certain smaller client relationships. Underpinning those two qualities should be the ability to coach and teach the more junior team members to encourage constant growth and foster a positive working environment.
You will be the heart of the team; mentoring and growing more junior members, leading point on the coordination of all day-to-day tasks and helping workstreams stay on track.
Plan Development and Maintenance
Team Management and Leadership
The Manager of Strategic Planning is a position that requires excellent organizational and project management skills; both internal and in client-facing workstreams. You should have the ability to manage many projects and individual clients at once to meet deadlines, including delegating and managing the outputs of direct reports/other Mindshare teams/third parties within projects.
You are an effective communicator and a proven problem-solver. You have the confidence and experience to tackle fundamental marketing and media challenges quickly and effectively .
Develop and maintains client relationships from mid-level day-to-day to CMO.
GroupM and all its affiliates embrace and celebrate diversity, inclusivity, and equal opportunity. We are committed to building a team that represents a variety of backgrounds, perspectives, and skills. We are a worldwide media agency network that represents global clients. The more inclusive we are, the greater work we can create together.