Planning Director

Planning Director

  • Location

    West London, London

  • Sector:

    Media Planning & Buying, Comms Planning

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  • Salary:

    £45000 - £55000 per annum

  • Contact:

    Amy Spring

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  • Published:

    about 1 year ago

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Planning Director - Retail Giant - West London

This agency is part of an international network, and boast clients ranging from retail giants to smaller luxury businesses - they have enviably long-standing client relationships, and a high client retention rate. This is a result of their flexible approach towards media industry developments and a deep understanding of each of their clients' businesses and objectives. They also offer fantastic benefits, including flexible working options.

They are looking for a Planning Director to join one of their fully-integrated flagship account teams. The right person will be tenacious, experienced, and genuinely excited by the opportunity working on one of the biggest advertisers in the UK.

The role:

  • You will be a key point of contact for senior clients, as you will be responsible for their strategic media direction, and the ultimate control of all media plans and their execution.
  • Working innovatively to create media solutions that explore industry first opportunities.
  • The management and development of a small team, including appraisals, recruitment etc.
  • In this role you will use the wealth of data available to enhance media performance and connect to business growth.
  • Working closely with company management and major media owners in order to be a valued new business contributor - including strategy, ideas and overseeing plan development.


  • You will have strong media planning experience in a media agency background on a large budget, demanding client.
  • You will have strong leadership and mentoring skills, with an aptitude for managing teams and developing collaborative approaches.
  • You will have good industry contacts and involvement in company issues affecting the development of a corporate culture.
  • You will be ambitious - a strong communicator who has a strong desire to progress quickly within a fast-growth environment.


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Amy Spring
Recruitment Consultant

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