Media Strategist

Location
London, UK
Salary
Competitive
Posted
01 Oct 2018
Closes
31 Oct 2018
Ref
Oct2018
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

Trusted advisors to the industry’s highest profile sponsors and sports organisations, H+K’s Sport and Partnership Marketing team has been behind some of the most talked about sponsorship activation and sports communication campaigns for more than a decade.

CLIENTS INCLUDE

Adidas global football:

adidas is the biggest football brand in the world and working with the correct media partners globally is a crucial part of that. The media strategist will work closely with our content and publishing and data and insights teams to identify both new partners and new ways of working with current partners. You will maintain close contact with a core list of seven of the most important football and culture publications globally, learning to know what they want for editorial before they even know themselves.

DAZN:

DAZN is the world’s first pure sport streaming service that allows fans to watch their sport, their way, live or on-demand. Fans can watch their favourite teams, leagues and players anytime, anywhere, for just one affordable monthly price for access to all available sports on the platform. DAZN has the ability to play, pause and rewind anytime. DAZN provides for a 1-month free trial, no long-term contract, no bundles and the option of cancelling the subscription whenever you want. The service is available in on most connected devices including Smart TVs, smartphones, tablets and games consoles. DAZN is a part of Perform, a leading global sports media group.

Duracell:

There will also be opportunities to drive consumer fame for a groundbreaking partnership that leading energy company, Duracell, has with the Great Run Series -  where it has created Duracell Bunny Pacers across the 16 races a year, to help the 250,000 runners who compete the motivation to run for longer.
 

KEY SKILLS

  • Creativity to find exciting solutions to brand and publisher objectives
  • Data literate and able to work with data and insights team to apply their findings to media strategy
  • Outstanding media contacts  
  • Passionate about football and tuned in to the fan conversation
  • Culturally switched on and able to find ways for stories to travel outside of football, reacting quickly to the news agenda
  • Motivated, proactive self-starter who can drive a project

KEY H+K BENEFITS

  • 28 days annual leave
  • Comprehensive health insurance (Bupa)
  • SMART pension scheme
  • Heavily subsidised on-site bar
  • WPP employee discount scheme
  • Group life assurance scheme
  • Enhanced maternity + paternity scheme
  • Vouchers + extra day’s holiday for key milestone anniversaries
  • Our dedicated interactive training academy - ‘The Hub’