Agency: UM

Location: Adelaide Road, Dublin 2

Salary: Competitive

Flexibility: We are committed to offering agile working option

ABOUT US

UM is part of IPG Mediabrands is a full service global media agency (Digital, Social, Programmatic, Search, TV, Radio & Print) located in Dublin City Centre. We are dynamic, empowered and entrepreneurial.

We pride ourselves on being an equal opportunities employer with diversity and inclusion at the heart of what we believe in. IPG Mediabrands are committed to increasing the diversity of our workforce and welcome applications regardless of gender identity, race, sexual orientation, disability, age, religion or belief.

UM is a media communications agency located in Dublin City Centre. We put human insight at the core of our media strategies, and use these insights to tap into the moments that matter most to consumers. This approach fuels our successful partnerships with many local and global companies including Fitbit EMEA, BMW, Kerry Group, Spotify, Mattel, Zurich, Johnsons & Johnson and Just Eat to name but a few.

ABOUT THE ROLE

  • The Senior Digital Account Executive will work closely with the Senior Digital Account Manager, Account Director and Business Director to manage the day-to-day running of their accounts in particular Fitbit EMEA
  • They will be responsible for helping to implement campaigns from planning all the way through to the delivery of the final media report for countries in the EMEA region
  • The successful candidate will need to be an exemplary, organized and innovative digital media enthusiast. They will have a real passion for all aspects of digital media

KEY TASKS AND RESPONSIBILITIES

Planning and Buying

  • Plan/buy campaigns across all digital channels (Partnerships, Display & Video Programmatic, Social, PPC)
  • Ensure accurate and timely delivery of all campaigns across the region
  • Coordinating digital specs and final asset delivery ensuring campaigns go live on time
  • Develop and present campaign performance reports to clients across all digital campaigns
  • Reconcile digital media performance from key media suppliers
  • Reconcile digital media budgets, billing and finance management
  • Implementation of all activity across all markets including trafficking sheets, tag implementation, pixel deployment, DCM reporting, liaising with Digital Specialists & Vendors, as well as all activity reporting etc. across EMEA region
  • Liaising with ad operations on campaign set up, ensuring campaigns are correctly managed.

Client and Account Management

  • Proven track record building relationships with client contacts
  • Manage day-to-day contact with clients and coordinate requests required from trading and online teams
  • Send regular competitive updates to clients and monitor media channels for current competitive activity
  • Implement plan changes and keep all media plans accurate and up to date
  • Manage all digital client billing and finances
  • Manage and ensure flawless implementation of all administrative tasks (status meetings, finance, data reporting)

ABOUT YOU

  • High level of numeracy with a particular ability to analyse and interrogate numbers
  • Flawless execution, accuracy and attention to detail
  • Highly personable with a collaborative spirit, someone who thrives in, and helps create a positive and powerful team dynamic - Strong relationship builder with team, other departments and media suppliers
  • Ability to think on your feet, be proactive and take ownership of projects
  • Enthusiastic, driven and pro-active, always looking to make positive contribution and get involved
  • Highly ambitious, with a thirst for continual learning and improvement
  • Analytical skills to measure impact and identify trends
  • Multi-tasking skills - Strong time management skills
  • Ability to learn quickly and proficiently understand and absorb new information
  • Dedicated, diligent with a curious and creative mindset - never afraid to ask questions or challenge
  • Ability to balance the need for strategic thinking with the need to deliver and get things done
  • Flexible and open minded
  • Ability to multi-task
  • Strong desire to learn & to develop your media skills
  • Excellent verbal and written skills
  • Understanding of overall marketing functions, integrated communications and communication channels
  • Previous knowledge of digital marketing channels
  • Strong desire to grow your knowledge base and skill set and take on new challenges
  • Competent in Excel, PPT, Word and Outlook, DCM. Knowledge of all relevant media research/tools available desirable (e.g. Ad Dynamix, TGI, Nielsen, comScore etc.)

THE PERKS

We guarantee that your career with us will be varied and exciting. Every day in this fast-paced environment presents a different challenge and if you work smart and are the best at what you do, your time here will produce endless possibilities for your future.

You will get our support in developing your skills at every step of your career journey with us. Your manager will help you create a tailored career path and through our in-house experts, and online performance management and learning and development tool, you will have access to a wide range of internal and external courses. In addition to this there are always plenty of internal sessions on the latest developments in the industry, e-learning courses, bite-size learning sessions and on the job training and development.

We aim to provide all of our people with a supportive and fun work environment where you can develop your full potential and benefit from the broad range of opportunities within the agency.

When you join us, we want to make sure you feel valued – and that you are rewarded for your fantastic work. So,we also offer a range of benefits: competitive annual leave, In addition to your annual holiday entitlement, the office closes between Christmas & New Year.

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Please send all enquiries and applications directly to caroline.davieswhite@mbww.com by 29 January 2021.