Business Director

  • £70000 - £90000 per annum
  • London
  • Permanent

Planning Business Director - Award Winning Media Agency

This well known media agency consistently win awards, and operate a culture of encouraging full autonomy, from their planning and buying, to their holiday policy to their flat internal structure. They are looking for solutions focused individuals who have conviction in their ideas and the business acumen to back them up to join them. They have a plethora of above industry standard benefits and place a huge focus on company culture and employee wellbeing.

Why join them?

  • Unparalleled opportunity for progression and broad exposure to multiple media channels, creative, production and more!
  • Live and breathe their values!
  • Consistent year on year growth!
  • They're an agency that truly give back.

The Job

As the Business Director, your responsibilities will include:

  • Leading your client hub, including being the first point of contact for clients, any day-to-day requests and escalations, and working with them on strategic comms planning for business growth.
  • Leading your direct team, coaching them, ensuring their progression and coordinating activation, specialist teams internally.
  • Ensuring all planning is industry leading, through keeping up with industry developments, encouraging clients to be pro-active and forward-thinking, and showing intelligence and creative flair.
  • Supporting on new business pitches, growing client accounts and showing great commerciality.
  • Be a leader within the broader agency, including participation in wider agency activities and showcase their values.


  • Are a skilled and experience media planner, with exceptional client leadership skills and a passion for exceptional client service.
  • Are an industry expert, passionate about immersing yourself in your clients' business and industries.
  • Have excellent leadership experience, and enjoy mentoring and coaching more junior team members to ensure their growth.
  • Are a strong communicator, with exceptional story-telling abilities and a track record in delivering growth for clients.

Sphere Digital Recruitment currently have a variety of job opportunities across digital so feel free to get in touch with us to find out how we can help you. Please take a look at our website.

Sphere is an equal opportunities employer. We encourage applications regardless of ethnic origin, race, religious beliefs, age, disability, gender or sexual orientation, and any other protected status as required by applicable law.

If you require any adjustments or additional support during the recruitment process for any reason whatsoever, please let us know.

Tina Smith Principal Consultant

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