Display Manager

OVERVIEW

Digitas is The Connected Marketing Agency, relentlessly committed to help brands better connect with people through Truth. Connection. Wonder.

 

Our team is deliberately diversified — with experts in data, strategy, creative, media, and tech working seamlessly across capabilities and continents to make better connections and achieve ambitious outcomes through ideas that excite, provoke and inspire. We are endlessly curious and fully transparent, always examining real human behaviour to create authentic connections — between brands and consumers, clients and partners, and ideas and outcomes.

 

Digitas operates in over 25 countries across six continents and is part of Publicis Media, one of four solution hubs within Publicis Groupe, which is present in over 100 countries and employs nearly 80,000 professionals.

 

 

Role Summary

 

The Display Account Manager reports to the Head of Display. Their remit is to oversee the management and proactive growth of one or more key accounts and to manage work across the account team, generally consisting of one or more Display Account Executives or Junior Display Account Managers.

The role is to focus and be an expert on display media, however, a broad understanding of all digital media channels is desirable to help contextualise display

 

Responsibilities

 

  • Responsible for the day-to-day management of display campaigns for one or more key accounts. This includes responsibility for the delivery of the display strategy as well as planning, buying and ongoing optimisation
  • Organising, preparing for and delivering campaign updates and regular client review meetings
  • Proactively looking to sell in new ideas with clear rationale and justification on a results basis
  • Work with other agencies to help produce clear strategies and campaigns spanning multiple channels
  • Coordination of clients and creative agencies to hit deadlines and assist in the production of assets to specification where necessary
  • Working closely with colleagues from other media disciplines and client servicing to ensure budget is always managed most efficiently and data is shared across all channels

 

Skills & Experience

 

  • Ability to build strong working relationships with clients to effectively and confidently communicate
  • Problem solving and trouble shooting skills with the ability to identify and escalate as necessary
  • The candidate should a strong understanding of the changing display market place, new ways of buying and new creative formats
  • Ability to brief media partners on campaigns and manage the return of information to ensure client proposals are of the highest quality
  • An understanding of the workings of the agency’s research tools is expected so that these can be used in order to interrogate audiences, establish a target audience for planning purposes and understand online media consumption habits. The candidate should also be able to train others in the use of these tools

 

Please note that Digitas is an equal opportunities employer and welcomes applications from all sections of society and does not discriminate on grounds of race, religion or belief, ethnic or national origin, disability, age citizenship, marital, domestic or civil partnership status, sexual orientation or gender identity.

About Digitas

Digitas is The Connected Marketing Agency, relentlessly committed to help brands better connect with people through Truth. Connection. Wonder. Our team is deliberately diversified—with experts in data, strategy, creative, media, and tech working seamlessly across capabilities and continents to make better connections and achieve ambitious outcomes through ideas that excite, provoke and inspire. We are endlessly curious and fully transparent, always examining real human behavior to create authentic connections—between brands and consumers, clients and partners, and ideas and outcomes. Digitas operates in over 25 countries across six continents and is part of Publicis Media, one of four solution hubs within Publicis Groupe, which is present in over 100 countries and employs nearly 80,000 professionals. To connect with us or learn more, visit www.digitas.com.