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Media Director

Job Title: Media Director
Contract Type: 正社員
Location: Tōkyō
Salary: 10+ Based on Experience
Start Date: TBA
REF: DS602821
Contact Name: Paul McGinn
Contact Email:
Job Published: 約3年 前

Job Description

Our client is looking for a Media Director with a proven record of success working with both foreign and domestic clients. They are looking for someone who is comfortable planning, developing and managing media strategy for all kinds of media.


  • Oversee the delivery of high quality media plans – set planning objectives and ensure strategies align with the global strategy.
  • Attend annual media summits
  • Oversee budget management and ensure transparency of media buying
  • Presenting plans to local clients as well as global teams – in English and Japanese
  • Keep up to date with industry trends relevant to the client’s business
  • Innovate approaches to strategically reach target consumers
  • Responsible for all media executions
  • Ensure the highest quality of media execution
  • Act as the local media expert
  • Manage various teams and client relationships


Required Skills

  • 5+ years in Media, experience at agency and managing international accounts is a must
  • Extensive knowledge of the principles of advertising, media and marketing
  • Passionate about media
  • Proven effective people management experience
  • Ability to convey complex ideas relating to media in everyday language
  • Strong communication skills in both English and Japanese
  • In depth understanding of local culture and ability to explain cultural differences to global teams.