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Biddable Media Business Director London, England at GroupM

Biddable Media Business Director London, England

GroupM London, Greater London Full Time


Position at Mindshare Worldwide

Biddable Media Business Director

Job title: Biddable Media Business Director

Group: Mindshare Worldwide/WPP | Ford

Client: Ford

Reports to: Biddable Partner

Mindshare is global media agency designed to make media exciting, fun and life changing. For the last 20 years our values of Speed, Teamwork and Provocation have guided our 10,000 people who work with some of the worlds best brands and companies.Located in 116 offices across 86 countries, we are the largest media agency in GroupM, WPPs media investment management arm, which is the #1 media holding group globally.Mindshare Worldwide is the headquarters for Mindshare based in London. We are a team of 400+ people, co-ordinating media campaigns for our global clients.

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What We Can Offer You

At Mindshare Worldwide, we offer a competitive salary package, with 25 days holiday increasing with serviceto a maximum of 30 days, with the option to buy an extra 5 days per year. We also have an enhanced pension scheme, Bupa healthcare, a monthly wellbeing fund and early finishes on a Friday during summer. These are just some of the great benefits we offer.

Based three minutes from Tottenham Court Road tube station, our office has a rooftop with views of London a great space to hang out with colleagues and friends!

We also offer an extensive training programme to help guide your career development whilst youre with us. Theres a wide range of options to suit everyone at all levels of your career.

Our Values & Behaviours

Our attitude is reflected in our core values of Speed, Teamwork and Provocation, which drive our people and our business.

We wantMindshare Worldwide to be a place where everyone feels that they belong, everyone can be themselves and everyone has the same opportunities to develop their careers. Over the last 12 months we have made important steps in progressing on our journey to a truly inclusive organisation. We have launched The Collective and have seen the birth of a range of Employee Resource Groups who have shown some amazing and inspiring work.

Our Commitment

We are committed to making reasonable adjustments wherever necessary. If you require this document in another format, such as large print or audio, please contactEllie Macdonald().

Mindshare Worldwide commit toproviding assistance for candidates who have successfully secured an interview and may require reasonable adjustments. We will work with the interviewee to establish what additional support is required and where possible, ensure reasonable adjustments are implemented to support a successful interview.

The Role:

Split between the WPP hubs of Sea Containers and Rose Court theposition will reportinto theFord Biddable Partner. You will maintain an active client facing profile and be responsible for ensuring Ford get the best biddable service possible. This will involve managing direct reports as well as dotted line reports across the team.

You should have a strong eye for detail. Having had a strong background in biddable media over at least 5 years. You will also need the ability to look from the top down at how best to extract the most from the teams beyond executional excellence. This may include the introductions of new disciplines, tools, ways of working or communications frameworks.



  • Overall responsibility for the WPP | Ford Biddable offering.
  • Be the central client contact for Ford, dealing at Director level and above with senior management within the client andagencyorganization
  • Proven experience in working effectively across biddable channels.
  • Deliver on goals and target agreed with the biddable partner
  • Attend all important internal and external clientmeetings;provide outstanding levels of client service in a proactive manner
  • Profile

  • Substantial experience across Biddable activation or strategy including team management
  • Ability to demonstrate lateral thinking and previous success in introducing new initiatives to clients.
  • Strong people management skills to bring together
  • Ability to demonstrate skills as a trusted senior advisorfor internal and external stakeholders
  • People

  • Take responsibility for yourteamsdevelopment and careerprogression within the agency
  • Reviewthe quality of team outputand take appropriateaction to improve delivery
  • Play an active role in therecruitment andinterviewing process to build strong teams
  • Key skills & knowledge:

  • Exceptional client management skills
  • Strong working knowledge of at least two biddable channels (you will not be expected to activate)
  • An entrepreneurial mindset. The ability to find new opportunities
  • Strong advocacy. The ability to advocate successfully both internally and externally.
  • Quick learner. The ability to pick up skills and knowledge quickly across new areas.
  • Communication. The ability to get complex ideas across simply.
  • Whats in it for you

  • Proven growth. The team has grown year on year since its inception. This is an opportunity to put your stamp on the team.
  • Support from an established, fast growing agency team
  • Exposure to the work of the other WPP | Ford teams creative, media, analytics, tech and others.
  • Benefits include Life insurance, contributory pension, gym membership scheme, eye care and dental scheme.
  • Two offices in the heart of London Sea Containers & Rose Court
  • Flexible working as we adapt to the new normal. Currently 1 to 2 days in office.

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    • Communication
    • Curiosity
    • Customer Service
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