Digital Account Director

Digital Account Director

Digital Account Director – Sky Entertainment - London 


The Client

One of the most exciting, innovative, and trending parts of Sky’s business – Sky Entertainment. This is built up of Sky’s priority content, including Sky original content (e.g. Gangs of London, Succession) and Sky channel amplification (e.g. Sky Max and Sky Showcase). Alongside this, there are also responsibilities across Sky Bigger Picture – their environmental and diversity initiatives including Sky Zero.


The Role

A quick thinking, versatile Digital specialist who manages the social, digital and programmatic output of a fast-paced and reactive digital team. The role entails a mixture of strategic planning, through the line implementation, management, measurement and commerciality.


These are what we think are 3 best things about the job..


  1. The expectation, support, and tools to deliver best in class digital work across one of the biggest, growing accounts in the UK.
  2. You will work with the best and most passionate talent in the industry, both internally at MediaCom and externally at Sky.
  3. Opportunity to work on a huge variety of briefs, driving business growth for Sky through innovative digital first execution. 


Who you are?

You are a digital specialist with strong experience in the media industry, who is proficient in strategically planning across ground-breaking clients and pushes to deliver innovative, performance driving digital tactics. You have an unquestionable understanding of the media landscape and are comfortable with liaising with offline channels to build integrated media solutions for the client. You have experience in line managing a team and can build strong and trusting relationships with key senior stakeholders internally and client side.


What we can offer you.


  • Company pension scheme
  • Private medical insurance
  • 25 days holiday (increases with length of service)
  • Life assurance
  • Permanent health insurance
  • WPP share options scheme
  • Discretionary bonus scheme
  • Free eyecare vouchers and money off glasses
  • Extensive training and development
  • Corporate gym memberships
  • Cycle to work scheme
  • Interest free travel loan
  • Free breakfast (cereal and fruit)
  • Smart shopper (online discount on a variety of products)



Sounds good? We’d love to hear from you!


About MediaCom


MediaCom is the UK’s largest planning and buying agency, with over 1,400 employees across five offices in London, Manchester, Leeds, Birmingham and Edinburgh.

We believe in People First, Better Results. This means that through investing in our people’s whole-person wellbeing, careers and capabilities and creating a culture of belonging, we achieve brilliant results for both our clients’ businesses and our own. We champion individuality and diversity in our people through an abundance of initiatives and training, and attract and retain the greatest talent in the industry.

Our mission is to See the Bigger Picture for our clients. 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. 

MediaCom represents some of the greatest brands in the UK and beyond, both big and small. This includes Sky, British Gas, Sony, Boots, DFS, TUI, The Coca-Cola Company, Tesco and Cancer Research UK. Our client work is celebrated at the industry’s most prestigious ceremonies, and we were named Campaign’s Agency of the Decade for 2009 and 2019.

MediaCom is a member of WPP, the world's largest marketing communications services group, and part of GroupM, WPP’s consolidated media investment management arm. As such, 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.

To find out more about MediaCom visit us here! You can also follow us on Twitter, LinkedIn and Instagram!


*Although we cannot make guarantees, we welcome conversations about flexible working for all roles at MediaCom London*

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