As a Media Planning Supervisor, you are responsible for the day-to-day management of media assignments at HAVAS MEDIA. You are also expected to maintain a high level of knowledge of your clients’ line of business (staying on top of industry trends, competitive, etc.). You organize/manage workflow; coordinating the Planners and Assistant Planners in order to fulfill all media planning, analysis and scheduling requests. To be most successful, you must be organized, sensitive, a trainer, a team player, and an initiator
Demonstrates the ability to manage all media issues on a day-to-day basis at HAVAS MEDIA, between agency departments, and for the client.
Helps their Planners/Assistant Planners understand the client’s business.
Has an eye on training, especially relative to media research.
Is a fully informed and reliable source of information for their client.
With Group Account Directors, determine the growth path for Planners.
Act as a supervisory checkpoint for media documents on your accounts.
Expected to have considerable media depth in both print and broadcast, and to contribute to the department as a multi-dimensional and resourceful person.
Uncanny ability to multi-task.
Crystal clear communicator.
A thorough problem solver - find all the possibilities.
Bring innovative media ideas to the client’s attention as they apply to the client’s goals (the big picture).
Go beyond what is expected.
Go beyond what the client anticipates.
Don’t fall into the "well, the client always runs x, y, z..." planning position. Rather, help them find fresh, exciting ways to market their product/brand, which will yield comparable results.
Suggest test marketing if they fear jumping into something new 100%.
Be a team player, not an "over-delegator"
Know how/when to delegate.
Be aware of, and sensitive to, other’s workloads.
Develop close relationships with our creative partners and clients.
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