Media Manager

Job description

Reporting to: Media Director

Location: Holywood, N. Ireland

What we’re all about:

Our mission is to be a trusted strategic partner to our Clients. We are creatively restless, respectful, fearless, innovative, invested and always effective.

As a fully-integrated Agency, we offer Strategy, Advertising, Design, Digital, Videography, Media and Branding, as well as PR through our sister company LK Communications – and that’s just scratching the surface.

More than that, we’re all about our people. Inside our offices, you’ll find a friendly and collaborative group of innovative professionals all striving for the same goals – to create brilliant work, exceed expectations, and deliver spectacular results for every Client.

Interested in working alongside industry experts on some of the UK & Ireland’s best-known brands? Enjoy a flexible, collaborative and stimulating work environment? Ready to drive your career forward with an ever-growing, innovative company? Then this is the place for you!

What you’ll be doing:

Working as part of Ardmore’s Media Team, the Media Manager will report to the Media Director developing and implementing media campaigns across many of the most recognisable brands across UK, Ireland and further afield with responsibility to:

Effectively devise and implement effective media strategies on behalf of clients across all platforms including digital media strategies across multiple social and digital media platforms.

Utilise a broad range of research tools in the planning of media campaigns with strategic direction.

Actively monitor and project manage campaigns and budgets on behalf of clients.

Develop campaign evaluations, identifying learnings, insights and demonstrating return on investment.

Presentation of strategies and plans to new and existing clients.

Continuous appraisal and analysis of the developing media market, new opportunities, changing consumer behaviour and client competitor activity.

Build positive relationships with media owners and agency clients.

Ad hoc duties as required

Essential Criteria:
Graduate calibre.
Experience working within a marketing and communications environment.
Excellent written and verbal skills.
Strong numerical and analytical skills.
Strong presentations skills.
Outstanding negotiation skills.
Creative thinker.
Enthusiastic and empowering.
Interrogative.
Excellent organisational and project management skills.
Target focused and results driven.
Ability to meet deadlines.
Flexible and adjustable.
Occasional travel may be required.

Desirable Criteria:
Qualification in marketing related discipline.
Experience working within an advertising agency or a media environment.
Ability to embrace evolving communication platforms.
Capability to pursue and generate new business opportunities.
Sociable
Team player.
Ability to work on own initiative.
Hold a current & valid full UK driving licence with access to a vehicle.






The Package

Enhanced annual leave entitlement
Access to private healthcare
Access to health and well-being initiatives
Training and development as part of the company culture

The Agency

What we’re all about:

Our mission is to be a trusted strategic partner to our Clients. We are creatively restless, respectful, fearless, innovative, invested and always effective.

As a fully-integrated Agency, we offer Strategy, Advertising, Design, Digital, Videography, Media and Branding, as well as PR through our sister company LK Communications – and that’s just scratching the surface.

More than that, we’re all about our people. Inside our offices, you’ll find a friendly and collaborative group of innovative professionals all striving for the same goals – to create brilliant work, exceed expectations, and deliver spectacular results for every Client.

Interested in working alongside industry experts on some of the UK & Ireland’s best-known brands? Enjoy a flexible, collaborative and stimulating work environment? Ready to drive your career forward with an ever-growing, innovative company? Then this is the place for you!