Media Director – New York

DESCRIPTION:

Our client is a small agency with a playful culture and the firm belief that strategy and creativity are not at odds. They’re looking for a NY based Director of Media who can ensure the delivery of exciting and dynamic solutions that return results. As a team leader, you’ll partner with clients to drive strategy, and execute plans that meet directives and budgets. This role reports to the COO, and requires a personality comfortable being a supportive leader, crafting strategy to develop innovative tactics, and building media plans that reflect unparalleled standards and the leading edge of the industry.

FUNCTIONS:

  • Establish relationships with clients and build partnerships to understand client needs
  • Develop innovative media strategies that harness the power and energy of emerging mediums
  • Manage and lead the media team, including hiring, mentoring, and monitoring performance, while demonstrating a high standard and cultivating a culture of creativity
  • Maintain a data driven practice that draws from diverse sources
  • Internally and externally establish and maintain timelines, project roadmaps, and transparent communication
  • Develop and participate in new business pitches
  • Stay informed of trends and developments in media, and in media technology to ensure that the media team is streamlined and cutting edge

REQUIREMENTS:

  • Experience with team leadership and a demonstrated ability to cultivate talent across all levels
  • A media leader with a history of translating vision into effective execution
  • Strong presentation skills
  • A blend of creative and analytical approaches, with the acumen to understand the merits of different strategies, and being comfortable advocating for the bold and unexpected ideas that put our clients ahead of the pack
  • Great interpersonal skills and the ability to communicate and negotiate well

To apply, please email your cover letter and resume here:
jobs@prohaskaconsulting.com

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