We're looking for a highly skilled Client Planning Director to join our team at Brainlabs. Reporting to the Client leads, with a dotted line to the Strategy and Planning product leads, this role is responsible for building relationships with and leading best-in-class planning and client delivery for a flagship account.

As a Client Planning Director, you will be responsible for the following:

  • Building solid relationships with the Client and leading the media strategy and plan delivery, from brief to execution.
  • Creating data-driven, insight-led media plans that leverage platform and channel data and insight tools like YouGov.
  • Working closely with activation specialists across online and offline channels to ensure all media plans deliver cross-channel and in-channel innovation.
  • Ensuring all media plans have a robust measurement framework and testing roadmap.
  • Fostering a planning culture within the client team and building relationships with key media partners to bring fresh thinking and new ideas to the agency, team, and clients.
  • Being the voice of the outside world, bringing industry inspiration to ensure the wider team is plugged into market trends and innovations.

We're looking for someone with the following:

  • Proven experience building strong client and team relationships and trust through their expertise and passion for delivering best-in-class strategy and client service.
  • Experience in communications planning for large clients, owning the end-to-end planning process from brief to execution.
  • Strong capabilities in delivering data-driven, cross-channel planning across brand and performance.
  • A strategic thinker who is passionate about problem-solving, curious to learn, and able to inspire others.
  • Experience in creating cross-channel media strategies and mining complex data sets for insights.
  • Strong storytelling and presentation skills, with the ability to stitch together complex ideas into a straightforward, concise narrative.
  • Proactivity and a solutions-focused mindset.

Working at Brainlabs includes various benefits, including a generous holiday allowance, enhanced maternity and paternity leave, health and dental insurance, and a wellness subsidy. We also provide lunch, have a hybrid working policy, and even plant a tree for all new Brainlabbers! If you're excited about this opportunity and think you'd be an excellent fit for our team, apply today.



Brainlabs is proud to be an equal opportunity workplace: we are committed to equal opportunity for all applicants and employees regardless of age, disability, sex, gender reassignment, sexual orientation, pregnancy and maternity, race, religion or belief and marriage and civil partnerships. If you have a disability or particular need that requires accommodation during the application process, please let us know when speaking with your Recruitment Partner.