General information

Agency: Reprise

Job Function: Planning

Location: Sydney, Australia

Job Ref#: 6813

Description & Requirements

Position Summary

The Owned Director plays a critical role in growing and elevating the Owned Product offering and ensuring best in class owned media strategy, planning and execution. As the Owned Director, you will partner with Client Directors and Owned Managers to ensure that our clients receive comprehensive media and communication plans that address their strategic objectives.

Key Responsibilities


  • Strategic client support and output platform management
  • Identifying opportunities for product growth
  • Working with the Head O&CP on Thought Leadership and POV pieces to educate clients


  • Working with the Head of O&CP and Client Directors on Recruitment of the Owned Media Team (Coordinators, Executives, Managers)
  • Building and Development best in class training programs for all levels
  • Keeping up to date with industry trends and providing internal POV pieces
  • Assisting in new business pitches


  • Building and maintaining strong relationships with media agency partners and their clients
  • Growing and maintaining relationships with platform and tech partners
  • Providing Leadership and Development to team members


  • Communication
  • Curious
  • Business acumen
  • Adaptable
  • Relationship Management
  • Responsive
  • Project Management
  • Time Management
  • Analytical Thinker
  • Attention to Detail

Desired Skills & Experience

Ideally the candidate will have a Bachelor's degree in a related field, 5-8 years of experience within organic search and other owned media channels, have a lean in attitude and the ability to positively influence stakeholders.

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.