At Havas, we are passionate about helping our clients create more Meaningful Brands through the creation and delivery of more valuable experiences that connect consumers to the right content in the right context. We call this Meaningful Media Experiences (Mx).

We are based on Cuffe Street Dublin, along with the Havas creative group in what we call the Havas Village. As we share our building with all specialist business’s in our network, we can draw on broader expertise to create bespoke teams - whilst boasting a unique and unparalleled entertainment offering through our partnership with parent company Vivendi.

We maximise collaboration and offer our clients a powerful combination of media, creative and content excellence, scale, agility and innovation. This means we can field our very best people and change our shape according to the needs of each client and brief we work with.

Our Havas mission: 

To make a meaningful difference to the brands, the businesses and the lives of the people we work with.

The Position

Havas Media are delighted to be recruiting for an AV Executive position. This is an opportunity for an enthusiastic person to learn and develop within a dynamic media channel with one of the leading global agency networks.

Excellent communication and interpersonal skills are required, and the successful candidate will be provided with training and support to build a career within the business.

About the job

The AV Executive is responsible for the buying, delivery and reporting of AV advertising campaigns in TV and Online Video across the agencies portfolio of clients. Some of these key clients include Domino’s, Hyundai and Kia, JDE and numerous Charity clients. The AV Executive will work directly with the Head of AV and our AV Specialists in all day to day buying and campaign delivery.

Business Responsibilities

  • Buying AV media for the agencies portfolio of clients across TV and Online Video (BVOD)
  • Update campaign delivery daily, reporting results to the Head of AV or client teams when relevant
  • Escalate any campaign delivery issues to Manager
  • Create and send TV transmission times reports to clients
  • Learn and hone skills across Audio Visual media. Build a solid understanding of the market and the advertising opportunities within
  • Build cohesive and effective relationships with media owners such as RTÉ, Virgin Media, TG4, Channel4 and Sky Media
  • Negotiate improved campaign quality with media owners
  • Keep campaign ‘front sheets’ up to date and use them to monitor and optimise AV campaigns
  • Take ownership of campaign admin. Including: booking, tagging, tracking, and post campaign reporting

Client

  • Develop professional and trusted relationships with your clients and your local Havas client teams, and accommodate their requirements
  • Demonstrate passion, pride, and professionalism to delight your clients & articulate effectively the power and role of audio visual media
  • Ensure accurate delivery of campaigns to brief and manage market fluctuations
  • Interrogate and understand the client’s business and ensure that delivery across broadcast media supports and delivers a return to client
  • Show rigour and attention to detail when buying vs plan and agreed KPIs

Collaboration

  • Collaborate with planning teams to ensure first-class client service
  • Contribute to our culture of passion, pride, and investment excellence
  • Operate as ‘one team’ to deliver the very best output
  • Epitomise professional conduct at all times and treat colleagues with respect

Please apply to valerie.otoole@havasmedia.com by 24th Febraury