Added 06.06.16


Main Duties


To offer administrative support on two of our key media clients, Persimmon Homes and Yorkshire Building Society

To liaise with the Account Management Team to assess the clients’ day to day planning and booking requirements

To manage these requirements through the following computerized systems as appropriate to the client:-

  • Concept
  • DDS/Media Explorer
  • Microsoft Office
  • Nielsen Tools
  • Other internal filing systems

To book space with the media sales houses and/or media owners

To provide bespoke Powerpoint reports in accordance with client deadlines

To provide support to the Universal McCann Media Account Team in briefing suppliers on any supplementary information which may be required by the client, e.g. media recommendations, some rate negotiation




Ideal Person


Absolutely essential to have a concern for and a superb attention to detail

Pro-activity and the ability to be able to work with the minimum supervision

Ability to work to deadlines and under pressure

Ability to prioritise workloads/juggle large volumes of work

Good telephone manner and interpersonal skills

Ability to take instructions and to act accordingly

A positive “can do” attitude

Willingness to expand media knowledge




Key Skills


Computer literate, i.e. good working knowledge of Microsoft

Strong administrative skills

High accuracy levels/ attention to detail

Excellent interpersonal skills, both with colleagues and external suppliers




If you think this role matches your experience and ambitions, please send your CV to Due to the high number of applications we get, we can’t guarantee you’ll hear from us.

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