General information

Agency: UM

Job Function: Communications

Location: London, United Kingdom

Job Ref#: 7890

Description & Requirements

Position Summary

An exciting opportunity to join the vibrant J3 and UM team and assist with the co-ordination of a portfolio of brands, the successful candidate is to support in managing the day to day running of J&J, Mattel and Beauty Pie.

You will perform a varied role in supporting the Comms manager in the planning and delivery of strategic campaigns across multiple markets. This will span a variety of tasks from audience understanding, campaign execution all the way to finance and administration duties.

The role is ideal for someone who is eager to get into the world of media and learn everything digital and communications from the ground up. 

Key Responsibilities

  • Supporting the development and delivery of media planning for J&J, Mattel and Beauty Pie
  • Integrating & collaborating with the different business units within IPG, such as Reprise and Matterkind to ensure day to day activity is running smoothly.
  • Assisting with the co-ordination and execution of campaigns across Ireland. Collaborate with local media planners in each market to deliver campaigns on time and on brief. 
  • Delivering campaign learnings and assist in the preparation of competitive insight where relevant.
  • Helping the Comms manager to test ideas and scale across campaigns where relevant.  
  • Understanding the importance of brilliant basics and how client servicing is key to building strong relationships with clients. These brilliant basics include replying to client emails within a timely manner, sense checking your work, dressing appropriately and keeping up with financial reconciliations.
  • Following processes and procedures put in place for effective delivery of campaigns, performance reports and finance reconciliations to meet client expectations.
  • Scheduling client status meetings and maintain up to date status document
  • Processing campaign bookings
  • Maintaining overall reporting and post campaign evaluation process for key brands 
  • Facilitating econometric data collection
  • Performing quality control on all key client output and curate presentations
  • Gaining a great understanding Nordic market landscapes.
  • Understanding the billing and revenue on your clients business and proactively bring to the attention of thee leadership team monthly fluctuations, opportunities and threats
  • Identifying opportunities and build strategic recommendation alongside specialist business units to grow revenue within your group

Desired Skills & Experience

  • Getting involved in wider agency initiatives and play an active role in wider events.
  • Working with agency partners and local markets collaboratively.
  • Showing willingness and dedication to growing UMs business.
  • Demonstrating a sleeves rolled up mentality and be prepared to get involved activity workshops and brainstorms.
  • Great personal insight – receives and reacts upon feedback opportunities
  • Supporting team environment of experimentation and collaboration
  • Having a creative mind
  • Great analytical skills to measure impact and identify trends
  • Competent in Excel, PPT, Word and Outlook.
  • Great numerical ability with very good attention to detail
  • Self-motivated and punctual
  • Good time management skills
  • Ability to learn quickly and proficiently understand and absorb new information
  • Basic knowledge of some key online media channels would be beneficial – Social, PPC & Display 

About Us

As the global performance marketing agency of IPG Mediabrands, we are obsessed with Customer Flow, the continuous movement of customers along the path to purchase. Our purpose is to help brands build and accelerate Customer Flow, and we offer deep expertise in digital crafts required to move customers along that journey. We do this by unifying our craft experts which include search, social media, SEO, eCommerce, content creation and strategy under a single operating system.

Our expert team of specialists delivers integrated initiatives that help the world’s leading brands connect to the people who drive their business forward – efficiently and effectively. Reprise is headquartered in New York with over 60 offices around the world and works with brands like Johnson & Johnson, Coca-Cola, Amazon, American Express, Lego & more.