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Digital Director

Are you a Senior Digital Manager ready to step up your career? Or an experienced Digital Director looking for the right opportunity? This independent full service agency is looking for an experienced digital marketer with outstanding business acumen, problem solving, relationship and presentation skills to join their fantastic team of experts as a Digital Account Director.

This agency is made up of creative, production, media and digital teams working across a variety of clientele, local and international – home, property, insurance, entertainment, etc - branding and performance campaigns. The agency has grown considerably over the past few years, offering an exciting and ambitious environment for a driven Account Director to thrive in and move up quickly to Head of Digital.

The Agency places a significant focus on culture, innovation, personal development and growth. True work life balance and care for their staff are just some of the areas that really sets them apart.

As Digital Director you’ll provide strategic guidance and digital thought leadership within the digital media group to deliver the most effective and innovative digital communications plans, supporting the Head of Digital in developing and operating digital products and services across the agency, integrating and managing key specialist unit relationships (creative, social, content, search, programmatic), in addition to leading all client-facing and managing a team of 4-5 direct reports.

Responsibilities:
Strategy and digital planning and buying campaign supervision.
¥ Act as key Client contact for overall digital business and strategy development issues
¥ Advise on all communications matters that fall within scope of agency assignment
¥ Lead, oversee and approve digital communications strategy for client businesses
¥ Ensure that recommendations and decisions are consistent with client’s marketing/advertising objectives and strategies
¥ Assume lead role in integration of Client’s digital efforts
¥ Present innovative, business building media recommendations
¥ Oversee media financial management profitability of all Client accounts

Management & Leadership
¥ Develop and nurture ongoing partnerships with key Clients, especially at the senior level
¥ Support training of digital staff and recommend actions to manage individual career paths
¥ Train direct reports in media and marketing disciplines as well as in the specifics of the client’s business and industry, and most importantly, leadership
¥ Actively promote the businesses ambition and values to all media partners by establishing strong relationships with key media owners
¥ Assist in networking, interviewing, hiring, training, mentoring, developing, and evaluating team members
¥ Demonstrate a desire to create improvement and better outcomes through innovation / approaching things in new ways

Requirements:
¥ 5+ years of related digital media strategy and planning experience, with focus on team leadership and management
¥ Possess superior project and account management skills, flexibility, resiliency, and the ability to manage multiple expectations through proactive communication, status reporting and scope management
¥ Highly skilled at developing and driving media and account strategy
¥ Demonstrate proven success leading and growing client business
¥ Own and demonstrate superior understanding of media fundamentals and quantitative skills, including analytical abilities and math proficiency
¥ Demonstrate sharp, strategic and critical thinking and effective problem solving skills
¥ Superior, clear verbal and written communication and presentation skills
¥ Demonstrate genuine curiosity and interest in our clients & their business
¥ Sound understanding of digital marketing and technologies, both from a hands-on practical background, as well as strategic

If you are interested in applying, please send your CV to Lauren at info@becomesydney.com.au