VACANCY: ACCOUNT PLANNER
Personality Type: Problem Solver & Organiser.
Industry: Branding & Marketing Communications
What we need from you:
• Ensure that all strategic initiatives “work” by contributing to the strategic processthrough brief generation; research, campaign planning, content development andreporting. Be curious and open-minded.• Maintain a balance between client requests, agency team members and resourcesto get projects completed well and on time.
Core Fundamentals needed for the job• Serve as a primary client-facing planner on assigned accounts• Propose, sell and lead key strategic initiatives for assigned clients• Develop a deep understanding of assigned brands, category and competitive set• Serve as lead planner on new business pitches, from internal preparation throughpresentation attendance• Execute thought leadership initiatives, including trendspotting• Bring specific knowledge, skills and processes in strategic planning along thefollowing:• Brand communications planning• Campaign management• Strategic content development
Qualifications:• 3-5 years experience in planning, account, creative or consultative environment• B.A/B.Sc Required• Office Applications, Google Apps, proficient use of web-based project managementtools will be a great advantage.Send applications (And LinkedIn profiles) to firstname.lastname@example.org
- Marketing and Advertising