Comms Planning Manager
CARAT ARE SEARCHING FOR AN AMBITIOUS COMMS PLANNER TO JOIN THE MICROSOFT TEAM!
Are you up for the challenge? If so, read on…
Who are we?
Carat’s mission is to Redefine Media. We achieve better business outcomes for our clients through the command of media convergence. Established in 1968 as the world’s first media agency, Carat is part of Dentsu Aegis Network, the global communications network, Innovating the Way Brands Are Built. Consistently at the top of RECMA’s Global Qualitative Evaluation ranking, Carat serves clients in 150 countries via a network of more than 9,000 talented staff.
Here at Carat our people are put first; working from a beautiful open-plan office based a stone’s throw from Regent’s Park which is surrounded by cafés and restaurants, so you’re never short of something to get for lunch.
So, what’s the job?
We are on the hunt for a Comms Planning Manager to join the £multi-million Microsoft account!
- A Comms planning background with the ability to account manage and plan campaigns
- The ability to manage multiple relationships and stakeholders in the US and UK, across creative and media (both client and agency) is key in the ability to deliver this.
- Client service experience
- Knowledge of digital media
- Experience managing a team
- Energy and passion!
The role will be as part of the Microsoft team where you will be responsible for assisting the Account Director in the day-to-day running of the account, and the delivery & management of key client requests alongside critical client contact within the UK.
Since winning the account globally in 2015 the team has built a reputation for consistently producing award worthy work, both internally and externally, and both Carat and the clients are passionate to continue building on this.
But... What can we offer you?
Did you know that almost 75% of our roles are filled internally? That means excellent opportunities for career progression. To help you advance your skills, you’ll be placed onto Dentsu Aegis’ training and development programmes.
You will have 25 day’s holiday, with an extra day off for your birthday, and two more for voluntary work! There’s always free toast for breakfast in our beautiful onsite Café, which also offers an ever changing lunch menu. But, most importantly, you will be working within a team of ambitious, friendly people, and for a company that will continuously support you and nourish your career.
Like what you’ve read? Hit the “apply” button and let’s chat!
Dentsu Aegis Network:
Dentsu Aegis Network is made up of nine global network brands - Carat, Dentsu, Dentsu media, iProspect, Isobar, mcgarrybowen, MKTG, Posterscope and Vizeum and supported by its specialist/multi-market brands. Dentsu Aegis Network is Innovating the Way Brands Are Built for its clients through its best-in-class expertise and capabilities in media, digital and creative communications services. Offering a distinctive and innovative range of products and services, Dentsu Aegis Network is headquartered in London and operates in 145 countries worldwide with over 30,000 dedicated specialists. With consumers more connected, through a range of devices, than ever before, the era of media convergence is presenting many opportunities as well as a new, complex media eco-system. From identifying who the consumers are, to how they make their decisions.
We value the strength diversity brings to our business and are working hard to build a more inclusive workplace through partnerships with Stonewall, Business Disability Forum and Business in the Community’s race and gender equality campaigns. We are happy to discuss all flexible and agile approaches to working for all our roles – we can’t promise we will be able to offer you everything you want or need but we do promise to discuss it with you openly and honestly.
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