Omnicom Media Group - Manager

Location: Singapore
Business sector: Project Management
Job reference: 614752
Published: 6 months ago
The Account Management Community is at the very heart of the business and critical to its market perception and business health. This community is therefore tasked with creating a recognized market-leading position in implementational / executional management and client servicing.
Reporting Structure:
  1. You report to the Business Director
  2. You are expected to manage your team (Media Executives/planners) as well as collaborate effectively with specialists within agency .
The role encompasses:
  1. Key Client liaison - Day to Day account stewardship & portfolio management
  2. Lead the media strategy development process for accounts
  3. Responsible for quality of media strategy across team & operational excellence
  4. Effectively manage and mentor team members (planners/execs/interns)
  5. Development of effective media plans and sound measurement framework
  6. Identification and management of creative / innovative media initiatives that are born out of the strategic media direction.
  7. Effectiveness Management of the implementation of plans throughout their delivery.
  8. Strong knowledge of digital landscape and ability to develop digital strategies in response to client business objectives
What You'll Be Doing
Development of Media Strategy and detailed Planning
  • Independently create clear and coherent plans that bring the media strategy to life.
  • In-depth assessment of all media options and detailed recommendation of proposed communication solutions.
  • Working closely with team members to ensure smooth and relevant translation from strategy to plan.
  • Assess, identify and recommend creative media initiatives that deliver greater strategy depth and impact to the media plan.
  • Lead QBRs and annual planning strategy for key accounts where necessary
Management of the implementational process and client relationship management
  • Key client contact and escalation point for assigned accounts
  • Effectively manage team to ensure consistent quality of work from team and smooth implementation across accounts
  • Strong understanding of digital operations (eg: ad trafficking)
  • Lead client presentations effectively to articulate media strategy and rationalize media recommendation
  • Ensure timely delivery, accuracy and upkeeping of all relevant reporting systems and templates from team (media plans, contact reports, status reports).
  • Ensure actionable insights from post campaign reporting
Development and direction of Account Exec/Assistant if applicable
  • Clear delegation, and communication with team members
  • Ability to effectively manage team resources and be trusted & supportive lead to team members
Protecting our high standards
  • Ensure that any work that leaves the agency is of the highest standard
  • Be part of producing ideas that inspire, motivate, engage and create commercial action
  • Be part of producing award winning work
  • Always challenge “mediocrity”
  • Think like a solutions provider
  • Ensure you encourage the use of other agency services
Skills You'll Need
  • Tertiary qualified, 5-6 years of industry experience and strong media planning & buying experience
  • Good understanding of digital landscape and digital planning knowledge
  • Good understanding of media fundamentals and strategic planning capabilities
  • Strong client facing communication & presentation skills
  • Passionate, with strong opinions about communications
  • An instinctive desire to exceed expectations (clients and management) and deliver cutting-edge strategies
  • Ability to build strong relations with colleagues, clients, network partners and external agencies
  • Can demonstrate good organizational skills and attention to detail
  • Can multitask and change priorities rapidly and is effective under pressure