07 December 2017

Head of Media

  • Reference: aab071217g
  • Location: Leeds
  • Salary: Negotiable
  • Type: Permanent
  • Sector: Media Agency
  • Consultant email: info@thecandidate.co.uk
  • Consultant telephone: +44 161 833 1044

Come and work for a brilliant agency as their new Head of Media. A fantastic opportunity to work within a talented team!

Our client is a Digital Agency that promotes creativity in order to achieve breath-taking results. They have worked with a number of clients including some globally recognised brands. This business is in a massive period of growth and they need a Head of Media to take them to the next level. 

The Head of Media will be responsible for driving media growth through developing the current team and liaising closely with the new business team to help facilitate client growth. You will be the lead contact with clients and will establish the businesses media owner relationships. This role will also include a more traditional media approach including out of home, press, radio, magazines and potentially some digital display. This role also brings with it exciting responsibilities such as people management, developing strategies and pitching.   

Roles and Responsibilities of the Head of Media:

  • Strategy and planning of client media budgets
  • Use specific processes for new clients and ensure these processes are rolled out and sustained across the team
  • Leadership and management of client accounts
  • Oversee relationships with Media Owners
  • Negotiate, track and deliver rebate deals with none TV media owners
  • Represent the company at media events
  • Liaise with the other departments on creating prospecting campaigns
  • Host and lead monthly team meetings

Skills and Attributes:

  • A demonstrable background in media channels
  • A solid understanding of the customer journey and the impact of wider communication channels
  • Google Analytics
  • Billing systems
  • Passionate about media

If this sounds like the role for you to get your career well and truly started then apply today! Alternatively, if you have further questions please contact one of our award-winning team on 0161 833 1044 or email your CV to info@thecandidate.co.uk.

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