• Vice President/Group Director, Media

    Posted Date 3 weeks ago(4/3/2018 11:59 AM)
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    Vice President/Group Director, Media


    About Digitas

    Digitas is a global marketing and technology agency that transforms businesses for the digital age. We help companies of all shapes and sizes decide What’s Next … and then we take them there. Across 40 offices in 25 countries around the world we have more than 6,000 digital experts working to enrich people’s lives via our unique blend of strategy, creativity, media and technology.

    Our skills and passions span insight, brand building, content creation and distribution, as well as the ability to help brands embrace the creative and technological change that is revolutionizing their businesses. We act as strategic partner to some of the world’s most exciting companies across a wide range of industries including FMCG, financial services, publishing, retail, telecoms and travel. There are many things that make Digitas unique but if we had to choose one it would be our ability to connect data with storytelling to help make brands special, shareable and more ultimately valuable wherever, whenever and however people choose to engage with them.


    We’re searching for a Vice President/Group Director, Media who’s an expert in pioneering media solutions, takes ownership for leadership within the Media group and acts on a sense of creative collaboration.  You’ll oversee the development of strategy and Media for clients. 

    Tasks and responsibilities include:

    • Contribute to a core team responsible for strategic initiatives
    • Articulate departmental and customer segmentation and Media tactics
    • Oversee development of program strategies across different teams
    • Assume a huge role on core client teams and new business opportunities
    • Maintain senior level relationship with publishers
    • Engage in public relations within the Media field
    • Represent the agency within industry organizations
    • Support relevant training sessions
    • Establish long-term trust with clients

    To qualify, you’ll need:

    • Four year degree (Master’s degree preferred)
    • 8-12 years of Advertising and Marketing industry experience with 3 years of staff management and team leadership
    • Expertise in the digital world
    • Thorough knowledge and expertise in different types of Media
    • Proven leadership ability and previous client relationship experience
    • Exemplary verbal and written communication skills
    • Time management and problem solving skills
    • Proficiency in Excel, Word, PowerPoint, MRI, and CMR
    • Track record of successful problem-solving skills
    • Superior interpersonal and presentation skills
    • Candidate must be open to travel as needed


    Got what it takes?

    Digitas is an equal opportunity employer



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