Planning Manager

Location London
Discipline: Advertising, Digital, Paid Media
Job type: Permanent
Salary: £65,000
Contact name: Adam Price

Contact email: adam@air-recruitment.com
Job ref: AP1008
Published: about 1 month ago
Startdate: ASAP

Planning Manager, Hybrid working – Up to £65K DOE plus benefits

This award-winning agency are looking for a Planning Manager who will be based in an energetic and growing team benefiting from flexi working in their vibrant new offices, with monthly socials and the senior team supporting your personal development.

This Planning Manager role is an exciting opportunity with the chance to lead the planning department (and eventually grow your own team if successful). The Planning Manager will work on a variety of clients from sectors including health, beauty and luxury goods. The Planning Manager role will focus on new business pitches as well as clients.

This Planning Manager will have the following key responsibilities:

§  Understanding client briefs and utilising planning tools to help answer client briefs

§  Support client success in day-to-day running of the tier 1 accounts when needed

§  Developing strong client relationships with all relevant stakeholders on your accounts, leading calls and meetings where required

§  Assist the team in developing new products and services – this could range from identifying a new planning tool to recommending a new form of media that we want to add to our offering

§  Understanding performance reports and PCA’s which you can discuss with the ad ops team and clients

§  A keen eye for detail with all outputs being accurate and on time


This Planning Manager will have the below relevant industry experience:

§  Minimum 3 years’ experience in programmatic trading, planning or account management

§  Positive, result driven and analytical person

§  Good communication skills with the ability to assist in new business activity

§  Understanding of various programmatic platforms, ideally Doubleclick, Amazon, TradeDesk or Xandr

§  The successful candidate will have a passion for digital marketing

§  Advanced Excel and PowerPoint skills
If you think you’re the Planning Manager we’re looking for, please get in touch quoting AP1008.