International Planning Director - Gaming

International Planning Director - Gaming

As an incredible integrated media team, with unparalleled integrated expertise, this company can offer you the chance to take your cross-media expertise and work with intelligent digital, creative and data experts. If you are already working in an international planning role and have passion for the media and advertising space, then this is the place for you.

Working out of headquarters in Surrey, you will be working closely with media, creative and the client. As the Account Director, you will be responsible for the overall media output and campaign delivery of the media team, with huge new product launches this year.

As digital natives the whole company thrive on the test and learn mentality and the opportunity to push their clients to the next level. They have had many digital firsts in the last 2 years and are growing at an exponential rate. They are looking for people who are passionate, proactive, dedicated and looking to make a name for themselves in media. Delivering best in class client service, media campaigns and trading agreements needs a best in class team. They are looking for exceptional international planning people.

The role:

  • You will be responsible for brief responses across all channels and EMEA markets. This combines strategic planning and best in class international market management.
  • Overseeing financial aspects of the account, contributing to accurate financial forecasting.
  • Presenting to senior clients and helping the client lead run client relationships.
  • You will have the ability to inspire and motivate your immediate team and wider department with a clear and well-articulated point of view. You will lead by example through presence and positive contribution to agency meetings making you the person people strive to be like in the team.
  • You will deliver guidance backed by data and insight and your knowledge of the media landscape.
  • You will assist the client in developing and achieving their objectives by understanding the challenges and opportunities in the gaming sector.


  • The ideal candidate will already be an expert in international media with a good grounding in advertising.
  • It is essential that you have experience in comms planning, with a solid knowledge and understanding of digital media and the developments in this area.
  • Experience translating a strategy into media activation.
  • You will need excellent organisational skills, a proactive attitude and have the ability to manage and mentor and inspire a team, as well as influencing the senior team with the delivery of solutions and delivery of reports.
  • You will be a confident presenter who can design and deliver exceptional work for clients and tailor their narrative to their audience.

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Amy Spring
Recruitment Consultant

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