Senior Planner - Creative Communication Agency - London

£50000.00 - £60000.00 per annum + bonus & benefits
19 Sep 2016
19 Oct 2016
Ali Wallace
Business Type
Senior Executive
Contract Type

We are looking for a Senior Planner with strategic thinking to join a creative communication agency based in London and part of a larger network but still very much independently spirited - the best of both worlds!!

An exciting role for a Senior Planner to join a creative communications agency where strategy and planning is at the heart of what they do. They go from strategy to creative ideas to the delivery of full scale, multi-channel, multi-market campaigns.

The Senior Planner is a new role which has come about as a result of recent account wins and the agency's ongoing growth. The Senior Planner will be taking a strategic lead on a number of accounts and contributing to their new business and pitch activities. Ideally they are looking for someone who has a planning background within the agency world (though are open to strategic marketers and account people looking to move across).

The daily duties of the role will include:-

  • Dealing with a healthy mix of accounts covering a range of sectors.
  • Working on technology and B2B clients with some consumer opportunities.
  • Managing Junior Planners in the team (two FT and one rolling intern) who are there to support you and help you scale your talent and in return they ask that you nurture their amazing skills.

Is it you?

Our client is looking for a Senior Planner who has a passion and appreciation for creative ideas in the marketing and business world, and who knows a killer insight when they find one. Other skills and experience they are looking for are:-

  • Can effortlessly flip between brand strategy and demand generation planning.
  • Understanding technology marketing and marketing to people in businesses.
  • Shares the agency's belief that there is a massive opportunity for smarter, more creative work in the B2B arena.
  • Is a ninja in digital.
  • Can make the complex simple.
  • Loves working with creative people (here you'd often be teaming up with a creative person rather than just throwing the brief to a team on the other side of the fence).
  • Focuses on the results and commercial impact of our solutions.
  • Has credibility and the ability to engender trust with senior clients.
  • Is a persuasive presenter and able to articulate a story that gets clients excited.
  • Can lead and motivate junior members of the team.
  • Fancies a bit of travel between the UK and our offices / clients in the US.


Salary: up to £60K plus bonus and benefits

Don't hesitate, please send us your CV by clicking "apply" below. We look forward to hearing from you.

NB - All applicants must be eligible to work in the UK.