Our client is one of the most successful media companies in the world, with more than 600 magazines, over 400 digital products, and 50 radio and TV stations reaching millions of people around the globe. Their portfolio also includes printing companies, postal services and the fields of distribution, marketing and media sales.
Supporting the CEO, CFO and the UK Exec team across the UK and Internationally, the Corporate Planning function uses research, insight and analysis to help inform, shape and influence strategic decision making.
Working on a wide range of adhoc projects, the ideal candidate will be strong numerically and analytically, have excellent visual communication and a high attention to detail.
You will understand the media industry (including media owners, audience and advertising trends), with a basic knowledge of media research data, tools and systems; alongside demonstrable project management skills.
You must be able to: Meet demanding deadlines, balance multiple projects and maintain a cool head under pressure; whilst finding the story behind the numbers to deliver insight over information and making the complex simple.
Handling the demands of various personality types, you will maintain a professional and positive demeanour and be able to build good relationships with colleagues across all parts of the business.