Associate Director, Digital - Omnicom Media Group
Omnicom Media Group
Chicago, Illinois, IL
2 to 5 years
PHD is a global network spanning 60 markets and 2,500 employees who work with the world's leading advertisers. We find a better way for our clients through thought leadership, creativity and innovation. If you're after a conventional media agency that always plays it safe, PHD is not the right place for you. If you are looking to challenge or to be challenged this is the place. Come on in. This role is primarily responsible to be a brand champion, producing a media product that is strategically on point and executed without flaw. The Associate Media Director is expected to establish strategic direction for media plans and understand all aspects of communications planning. It is critical for the AMD to be self-sufficient in gathering, analyzing, interpreting, than presenting research findings from proprietary and industry tools. The AMD is expected to build and maintain productive working partnerships with client teams, agency partners, and media resources. A
s a result of those partnerships the AMD should be seen by all as the lead negotiator with the media; acting as counsel, resource, and facilitator on client behalf with key players in the media world. This is a hands-on leader role that requires balancing between delegating responsibly and ownership of executing deliverables on time, on budget, and with attention to quality. This role sets the tone for the team in terms of establishing priorities, morale, energy level, and quality standard. The AMD will partner with Human Resources to assess talent, set performance goals, supervise-coach-provide routine feedback against performance expectations, advocate learning and development, and recruit talent to drive outcomes that deliver on ROI. Knowledge/Expertise Committed to and delivers client service Professional presence Resourceful and analytical thinker Must be willing and able to manage, motivate, define, execute, and deliver Excellent presentation skills: Conveys thoughts, ideas, feelings and decisions in a clear, concise and appropriate manner. Demonstrates both good verbal and written skills. Is a good listener PHD is a dynamic organization. Accordingly, the responsibilities associated with this position will change from time to time in accordance with the Agency’s business needs. More specifically, the incumbent may be required to perform additional and/or different responsibilities from those described.