Account Manager
Wood Lane, London, W12

Company Description

Publicis Media is currently leading the field and winning AMAZING clients (have you heard about us winning L’Oréal yet?)—there’s never been a better time to join us! We're fuelling business growth by harnessing the modern media landscape to create personalised consumer connections on a HUGE scale and doing it to the highest of standards!

Our 2,000 UK experts collaborate with top agencies like Zenith, Starcom, and Spark Foundry (..who are ALL award-winning?). Due to our expert talent and leading resources, we excel in media strategy, analytics, data, technology, and performance marketing. As part of Publicis Groupe, we operate in over 100 countries with 23,500+ employees worldwide which also opens the door to phenomenal growth and development opportunities for our talent.

Want to work amongst the best? Then join us and be a part of our success story, you won’t regret it! ?”

Job Description

Due to growth across Publicis Media, we're looking for experienced Account Managers and Planning Managers to join our teams across Starcom, Spark Foundry and Zenith UK!

We’re in a period of huge growth, so there’s never been a better time to join us.

What will I be doing?

In this role, you’ll be responsible for building strong, trusted relationships with the clients and working collaboratively with Investment, Performance and digital operations teams to deliver high quality, timely responses to briefs from the client.  You’ll look for proactive media opportunities and deliver best in class campaigns across your brands, and across a variety of platforms. 

Your responsibilities will vary, but will look similar to the below:

  • Campaign Management: Lead the day-to-day operations of the team and ensure timely and proactive client management.
  • Client Relations: Build strong, trusted relationships with key clients, maintaining high standards of client service.
  • Strategic Planning: Collaborate with the Strategist & Planning Director on annual responses and lead smaller responses to client briefs, delivering outstanding work.
  • Team Leadership: Foster a positive culture within your team and support the development of junior team members.
  • Cross-Functional Collaboration: Work closely with partner agencies and suppliers, fostering positive relationships.
  • Innovation and Growth: Influence and drive impactful initiatives, leveraging strong test-and-learn frameworks to keep clients at the forefront of the evolving digital landscape.



What are we looking for?

The successful candidates will have an insatiable curiosity and enthusiasm for media planning and communications and will have worked across campaigns across both online and offline media.  You’ll have a good understanding and knowledge of planning processes, digital channels and how they can work alongside each other, and will have the ability to work within and contribute to an integrated agency team across media and data.  You’ll be incredibly proactive, spotting opportunities before anyone else and ensuring the best opportunities for the client.

We’re looking for someone who’s a confident communicator, willing to actively participate in client meetings, delivering presentations when required, but also playing an active role in the internal team as well.

Additional Information

Publicis Media has fantastic benefits on offer to all of our employees. In addition to the classics, Pension, Life Assurance, Private Medical and Income Protection Plans we also offer;

  • WORK YOUR WORLD opportunity to work anywhere in the world, where there is a Publicis office, for up to 6 weeks a year.
  • REFLECTION DAYS - Two additional days of paid leave to step away from your usual day-to-day work and create time to focus on your well-being and self-care.
  • HELP@HAND BENEFITS 24/7 helpline to support you on a personal and professional level. Access to remote GPs, mental health support and CBT. Wellbeing content and lifestyle coaching.
  • FAMILY FRIENDLY POLICIES We provide 26 weeks of full pay for the following family milestones: Maternity. Adoption, Surrogacy and Shared Parental Leave.
  • FLEXIBLE WORKING, BANK HOLIDAY SWAP & BIRTHDAY DAY OFF You are entitled to an additional day off for your birthday, from your first day of employment.
  • GREAT LOCAL DISCOUNTS This includes membership discounts with Soho Friends, local restaurants and retailers in Westfield White City and Television Centre.

Full details of our benefits will be shared when you join us!

Publicis Groupe operates a hybrid working pattern with full time employees being office-based three days during the working week. 

We are supportive of all candidates and are committed to providing a fair assessment process. If you have any circumstances (such as neurodiversity, physical or mental impairments or a medical condition) that may affect your assessment, please inform your Talent Acquisition Partner. We will discuss possible adjustments to ensure fairness. Rest assured, disclosing this information will not impact your treatment in our process.


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