Planning Director - 6 month maternity cover contract
We have a fantastic opportunity for a Planning Director to come and join this top, global activation agency based in Central London. This perfectly shaped agency sits in the heart of this integrated agency, they deliver brand, ATL, digital and activation all under one roof and they're looking for a Planning Director to help lead strategy and planning in their activation arm.
The Planning Director will report into the Managing Partner, and you'll take over from the current Planning Director who goes on maternity leave in Mid August. Ideally we're looking for a Planning Director who can start end of July / early August so there's a decent handover period.
The Planning Director will work across the agency's key clients which range from FMCG, to drinks, retail, financial services and lifestyle brands. The Planning Director will oversee a team and you'll lead with the senior members, directly the agency's strategy and planning.
The Planning Director could come from either a Direct, CRM, Shopper and experiential background, if you've got experience across all of these channels then even better! The Planning Director will lead and direct strategy and thinking, you'll add input into the big brand thinking and you'll work alongside the ATL, brand and digital teams to truly integrate the agency's creative work.
We are looking for a Planning Director who has worked in a top creative agency, ideally within activation agencies and you'll be a Planning Director who enjoys working in a busy creative agency environment. The Planning Director will have full control over the strategy department over the next 6 months, and it's a real chance for a Planning Director to come in and make their mark on a successful creative agency. The Planning Director should be smart, presentable, and be able to make the complicated simple. We're looking for a Planning Director who is passionate about producing great work, someone who is a team player and you'll be able to lead clients.
The Planning Director must have a clear vision, can focus on what's required and needed, and you'll be able to come up with compelling creative briefs time and time again.
If this sounds like you, and you're a Planning Director who is available to start a new contract role soon then we want to hear from you immediately.
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