Board Director

£80000.00 - £85000.00 per annum
06 Jan 2013
03 Feb 2013
Gemma Aherne
Media Buying
Contract Type
Full Time
The role

As Board Director at this leading Global Media Agency you will lead a major Entertainment account for the UK. This will involve being at the cutting edge of movie and TV releases and making sure they are continually innovating to drive the biggest box office and sales possible.
The client requires a true partner who will fully immerse themselves in every aspect of the world of film marketing. Their business is to release films in cinema with a total media spend of c.£30m. These range from small art-house movies to big family blockbusters. This is a board level appointment you will also be expected to input in to the overall management of the agency, drive revenue and develop talent from within.

Your Profile

Although it is not essential that you have previous experience of working on a film account, you will need to have a very strong working knowledge of how the industry operates, the key dynamics facing the industry and a point of view on how media can help will be vital. It is essential that you:
-Have extensive media planning or media planning and buying experience from another leading media agency
-Have proven experience in running accounts that operate at pace, with plans changing regularly.
-Understand media both strategically and implementationally, keeping an eye on the detail is fundamental to this post.
-Can effortlessly manage both direct and indirect reports including upwards management of senor agency personnel.

The Company

This is one of the world's largest and most successful media networks. To stay ahead of their competitors, they have always positioned themselves as a visionary partner for their clients, challenging them by honing in on ground breaking, commercial ideas based on in-depth insights and marketplace knowledge. Please send your CV to Gemma or call 02076123852. We have a variety of planning roles at all levels at PFJ, so if this is one is not suitable; please call me to discuss other exciting opportunities which you can apply for. Please check out my profile on LinkedIn: Search for Gemma Aherne