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MediaCom - Media Planning, Implementation & Activation • Media Planning • Full-Time

MediaCom Hong Kong

Overview of job
MediaCom is an agency of GroupM, the world’s largest media investment company and are a part of WPP. In fact, we are responsible for one in every three ads you see globally. We are currently looking for a Planner to join us. In this role, you will manage a set of clients and propose digital strategies across the full digital mix including Display, Mobile, Social & SEM to drive great results for our local & regional clients. As part of career growth, there will be opportunities to work on integrated campaigns as well.

At GroupM APAC, our people are our strength, which is why fostering a culture of diversity and inclusion is important to us.

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MediaCom Hong Kong

Overview of job
MediaCom is an agency of GroupM, the world’s largest media investment company and are a part of WPP. In fact, we are responsible for one in every three ads you see globally. We are currently looking for a Planner to join us. In this role, you will manage a set of clients and propose digital strategies across the full digital mix including Display, Mobile, Social & SEM to drive great results for our local & regional clients. As part of career growth, there will be opportunities to work on integrated campaigns as well.

At GroupM APAC, our people are our strength, which is why fostering a culture of diversity and inclusion is important to us.

Reporting of the role

This role reports to: Client Lead (Regional & Local accounts)


3 best things about the job:

  1. You will work on various accounts which will challenge your critical thinking & creative ideations
  2. Having fun whilst learning on the job with cool people at MediaCom
  3. Dare to be different to stand out from the crowd & strive to succeed

In this role, your goals will be:
In three months:

  • You should be familiar with our proprietary tools & standard industry tools
  • You should be able to come up with media recommendations, in consultation with the Associate Director and handle day-today client queries on the media recommendations
  • You should understand and be able to handle the internal processes in MediaCom in terms of planning, invoicing etc

In six months:

  • You should have presented media recommendations to clients face-to-face
  • You should have met all the clients that you work with, gained a fair knowledge of your clients’ businesses and understand how they work
  • You should have built a comfortable rapport with your team members and your clients

In 12 months:

  • You should have gained full knowledge/overview on your clients’ businesses, and know what works in order to achieve the clients’ business objectives
  • You should have planned and executed at least 10 client campaigns independently
  • You should have participated in new business pitches

What your day job looks like at MediaCom:

  • Day-to-day client servicing and relationship management
  • Coordinate with local MediaCom offices on campaign planning with APAC markets
  • Digital & social display campaign planning, implementation and optimisation, along with integration with the wider comms
  • Deployment of best-in-market targeting & tracking tools
  • Extract, report & analyse clients’ digital campaign performance


Minimum qualifications:

  • Graduate degree relating to business/marketing/communication.
  • 2-3 years’ experience in media planning/digital media, preferably in a media agency
  • Fluent in spoken and written English & Chinese (both Cantonese & Mandarin)
  • Experience and knowledge on SEM is a plus
  • Experience with adserving tools such as Sizmek & Double Click
  • Rigorous & comfortable with numbers
  • Great knowledge of Excel & PowerPoint
  • Comfortable with meeting clients & great presentation skills
  • Passionate about media & digital media
  • You are a team player with good interpersonal skills and you thrive in an energetic and fast paced environment
  • Candidates with less experience will consider as Executive
  • More about Mediacom

Welcome innovators, initiative takers and instigators.

Founded in 1986 and established in Japan for over 10 years, we have grown to become 8,500 of the world’s leading media communications specialists, in 125 offices, across 100 countries.

We are proud to be recognised as the Japan Media Agency of the Year in both 2017 and 2018 with a Silver Award in 2019. With clients including Adidas, Mars, SK-II, Dell, The Coca-Cola Corporation, Cartier, IKEA, Peugeot and Citroen, working at MediaCom is a gateway to working with leading global brand organisations and connecting to people across the planet.

But the real secret to our success is simple (and not really a secret). It’s our People First, Better Results philosophy.

Our focus is on providing long term, rewarding careers and we know that when we invest in our people, we’ll deliver better results not only for them, but also for our clients.

We also know that talent comes in all shapes, sizes, genders and ethnicities. That’s why our agencies are open environments that celebrate difference and have built in flexibility that reflects the many different ways in which people work and succeed. And its why we actively encourage participation in our Global Mobility programme with opportunities to live and work around the world.

We are super connected and our employees contribute to and shape the working environment, from promoting work-life balance and well-being to organising team events and celebrations.

Do you want to work with smart, creative, connected and enthusiastic people in a stable and rewarding environment? So do we.

Welcome to MediaCom.

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