Senior Planner

£45000 to £60000 per annum
02 Apr 2012
30 Apr 2012
Chris Biddle
Contract Type
Full Time
Senior Planner - Integrated Agency - FMCG - Manchester - £Excellent + Benefits

An established integrated agency is currently looking for a Senior Planner to join their busy offices based in Manchester.

With a variety of specialisms, they work with an extensive range of FMCG clients - many of which are household names!

Joining the growing Insight and Strategy department, the Senior Planner will support with the growth of the business through the development of client briefs.

Reporting to the Director of Insight and Strategy, they will…
- Raise the strategic, intellectual and creative profile of the agency
- Provide day-to-day support to client services and new business groups
- Develop pragmatic new tools, ideas and solutions which generate new business
- Maintain the agency`s high standards in terms of research, briefing, creative strategy and shopper marketing expertise
- Monitor trends, create insight reports and support the Client Services and Business Development teams
The ideal candidate will be a highly experienced planner with a background in research and planning and a strong ability to generate insights. They will have the ability to interpret data from multiple sources; deliver innovative and thoroughly researched business strategies and devise successful in-store retail strategies.

This is an unmissable opportunity for a Senior Planner with a real data-driven mind to hit the ground running and work with some great brands!

Our clients are actively recruiting this role, and are keen to hear from candidates with relevant experience from both Agency and In-House backgrounds. Please apply for a confidential discussion and a full job description.

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