Planner

Location
Bristol (City Centre), City of Bristol
Salary
c£40k
Posted
05 Mar 2018
Closes
05 Apr 2018
Ref
PB
Discipline
Advertising
Specialism
Planning & Strategy
Sector
B2B, B2C
Business Type
Agency
Seniority
Manager
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full-Time

The Job

My client is a full service agency in Bristol and they are looking for a Planner, is to help find the powerful truths and insights that will shape the agency's creativity creativity.   You’ll be working alongside digital strategists, researchers and brand planners, helping to craft strategies for big brands on a range of integrated projects.

This is a position that’s is a real chance to grow and develop. The sky is the limit. You will be at a stage in your career where you are used to taking projects and making them your own. You will have the desire to work autonomously and own a set of clients.

You’ll be expected to:

  • Attend meetings with clients to take briefs, interrogate them and scope projects
  • Devise brand, communications and/or creative strategies from scratch
  • Prepare cogent and compelling strategic presentations
  • Write creative briefs and inspire creatives throughout the development process
  • Design and facilitate creative and/or strategic workshops
  • Work on new business pitches
  • Commission and manage primary research
  • Interpret qualitative and quantitative data to pull out valuable and actionable insights
  • Drive effectiveness of communications through rigorous measurement and evaluation
  • Write effectiveness awards entries
  • Develop and deliver new learning or insight for colleagues and clients
  • Demonstrate a commercial understanding of how clients and agencies make money and develop the ability to “sell in” strategic projects internally and externally

You’ll need to be:

  • Working in an agency or a marketing role, for around 5 years
  • IT literate, numerate and organised
  • Up to speed on the latest strategic and creative thinking and best practice
  • A lateral thinker and a logical problem solver
  • Confident in your convictions
  • Able to communicate clear and compelling arguments
  • Entrepreneurial
  • Pragmatic and good humoured
  • An excellent listener and even better collaborator
  • Calm under pressure
  • Creative
  • Curious