Planning Manager

Growth & Performance Marketing £ 40,000 per year, £40k per year

Planning Manager – Communications Agency – London

£40,000 + Benefits

Planning Manager – The Company

My client are a full-service global media agency built to grow brands through culture. The agency’s approach to rapidly interpreting and acting on cultural data signals – Cultural Velocity – creates relevant, long-lasting consumer connections that drive business results.

Planning Manager – The Role

As Manager, Communications Design, you are responsible for managing the production and application of accurate and insightful consumer, cultural, media and market intelligence to contribute to an impactful communications ecosystem for your client. The role requires planning across all channels in conjunction with specialists - TV, OOH, Print, Radio and Digital.

Key Responsibilities

- Responsible for the delivery of accurate, impactful inputs that power the client’s communications plan and grow their business
- Responsible for regular trend identification, culture and competitive analysis for your client
- Work with the Associate Director and internal teams to develop the best possible plan for the communications idea
- Manage the team output and development of the flowchart grounded in the communications idea, including oversight of the plan being accurately produced, to address the business goals

Required Skills / Experience

- Experience in media agency
- Proven digital expertise in planning remits
- Experience in UK Comms planning across multiple touchpoints
- Experience in activating campaigns. delivering ongoing reports and PCA’s
- Some experience in performance led channels is preferred
- Strong, rigorous Media planning skills
- Ability to delegate and oversee direct reports


As well as this fantastic opportunity, there are a number of other perks of the job, including :

- 25 days annual leave. In addition to your annual holiday entitlement, the office usually closes between Christmas & New Year
- Additional holiday for long service
- Group Income Protection (after 2 years’ service)
- Life Assurance
- Private Medical Insurance or Health Cash Plan (dependent on level)
- Group Personal Pension Plan with matched contributions from 3-6%
- Core Hours (Mon-Thurs, flexible start/finish times)
- Early finish Fridays
- Generous Maternity & Paternity Pay
- Wellbeing programme, including subsidised monthly massages
- Paid time off for Volunteering

If you would be interested in learning more about this opportunity then please do not hesitate and APPLY!

For further assurance, please review my profile on LinkedIn and connect with me; Search for "PENNY ROUTLEDGE-CRAY" To apply for this fantastic opportunity or for further information, please contact: Penny Routledge-Cray | DD: + 44| 20 7845 7268 – Please note all applications will be made in confidence. Feel free to call me directly


Contact: Penny Routledge-Cray

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