As an independent full service agency our most important asset is our people. We recognised this early on when we were just seven people strong at launch. Now 20 years on and 300+-people strong, Four has an exceptional team of people working across our offices.

We are looking to expand our media team and are looking for new account managers to become our next superstars to join our fast paced, vibrant, ambitious team.

Media team within PACE

Four’s media planning and buying team sits within our PACE unit, which encompasses all our performance, activation, creative, social, engagement and digital activities. Accredited by all UK media governing bodies, the media team consists of 32 experienced specialists, skilled in developing and executing multi-platform campaigns for clients. We work across a number of industries including property, health, travel, beauty, sports, arts, financial services and the public sector. Media planning and buying and related services account for one third of Four’s business.

Four is looking to recruit a proactive, confident, results-driven media account manager to work across a cross section of industries, ranging from luxury, destination marketing, travel and property within the media planning and buying sector.

You will also have the opportunity to get involved in new business pitch preparation and have access to training schemes internally. You will be a real lynch pin within the team and will have room to progress fast if you demonstrate the right skills and tenacity.

About You…

  • 2-3 years’ experience as a media buyer or planner
  • Multi-channel experience preferable
  • Good understanding of [and relationships in] B2C paid media implementation ideally with experience within one of the following sectors; retail, luxury, travel, destination marketing or property.
  • Proven track record for delivering effective media and marketing campaigns for clients
  • Good experience in account handling knowledge, project/campaign management skills, budgeting, planning and people management
  • Excellent communication skills and ability to express winning ideas clearly and convincingly in meetings and presentations
  • Commercially astute and able to manage a portfolio of clients’ accounts profitably
  • Builds excellent client relationships through demonstration of knowledge and expertise in the media sector
  • Good team/cross practice/company-wide communication skills
  • Ability to write effectively and persuasively
  • Curious about data and how this informs media planning
  • Is ready for the next career step!

Overall role description

  • To manage clients’ accounts through start to finish, being the primary point of contact.
  • Problem solving and managing the day to day workflow of accounts, working with media owners, creative agencies and internal teams to take a holistic approach to media planning & buying.
  • Playing a role in the development of new business and pitch presentations with the senior management team.
  • To actively mentor your team [account executive/graduates] to support their career goals and objectives

Equality and diversity statement:
We are proud of our diverse community at Four and are committed to reflecting the diversity of the world in which we live. We strive to improve our diversity and welcome applicants from all backgrounds, especially those from minority and under-represented groups.

We do not discriminate on the grounds of age, disability, sex, sexual orientation, gender reassignment, gender identity, marriage, civil partnership, pregnancy and maternity, race (including colour and ethnic or national origins), religion or belief. To the extent possible, we remove this information from CVs submitted to managers and directors during the assessment process.

Flexible working policy:
Four has a fully flexible working policy across all its locations and offices. This means staff can work at home at any time unless they have face-to-face commitments such as client meetings, events, team meetings or training where they will be required to be in the office or another location.

How to apply:
Please email your CV and covering letter to careers@fourcommunications.com quoting the reference “AM MEDIA” in the subject box and remember to state which level you are applying for. We thank all applicants for their interest however only those invited for interview will be contacted.

We do not accept CVs from agencies.

Office: London