SVP/Group Planning Director

Employer
Location
El Segundo
Posted
Oct 16, 2013
Closes
Nov 15, 2013
Contact
Caitlin Annunziata
Duration
Full Time
Mullen is seeking an SVP, Group Planning Director to lead our Los Angeles strategic planning team.This role will consist of heading up strategy on the Acura account - an amazing opportunity for any strategist interested in helping to write the next chapter of an iconic brand. Additionally the candidate will be working to grow the Mullen LA office client base and be part of the leadership team responsible for the agency's future trajectory.For Acura specifically: The candidate should be prepared to set the strategic vision for the Acura brand, accountable for leading the client business forward and delivering on their communications objectives. As such you will be adept at marrying the client's objectives with effective creative strategies, and happy working in close collaboration with creative leadership to ensure that game changing work is developed.The role will include managing a team of general strategists, as well as providing oversight for other strategic disciplines such as social, digital, analytics and engagement planning - working to further build and develop the uniquely integrated strategic model that Mullen LA has sought to pioneer. For a client as innovative and ambitious as Acura, and an agency as forward thinking as Mullen, it is a truly unique opening.In addition to responsibilities on Acura, the candidate will be proficient in New Business and confident leading pitches, and will be excited to be a key part of the leadership team responsible for determining the future business development of Mullen LA.

- Four-year degree is required- 10+ years brand & strategic planning experience requiredMullen is an eoe encouraging diversity in the workplaceYou must be eligible to work in the United States to apply for this role