Brand/Communications Planner - Agency

Job Type: Temp to Permanent
Salary: AU$145000 - AU$155000 per annum
Contact: Larisa Todd
Call: Larisa
Reference: 20012973_1592451605

This is an exciting opportunity to work with a successful independent agency on one of Australia's blue-chip financial services brand.

You'll work with a dynamic team of creatives, account service and clients to create and implement integrated communication strategies for a broad portfolio of products and services.

You'll have a natural, consultative approach, able to think on your feet, isn't too beholden to process and can work well with creative teams and clients in a fluid and close environment, at times you will be based within the client's office.

This role requires a planner that can work in an agile and at times a reactive environment so your ability to develop a creative brief and work with teams to execute your strategies in a relatively short period of time will be an advantage.

The agency is looking for a permanent planner however would be open to an initial contractor that is looking to progress into a permanent role.

We are seeking an experienced and passionate leader with skills in integrated and customer engagement planning across traditional and digital / edm communications.


  • An experienced strategic planner from an integrated/advertising/digital agency
  • Experience with integrated campaigns across multiple media channels and the ability to demonstrate its impact on the brand
  • Superior professionalism with clients and internal teams
  • A customer advocate with a strong track record of identifying, measuring and translating business and customer intelligence into creative ideas, platforms and organizational improvements that drive profitable behaviour change.
  • Proficient in data strategy - able to spot the key insights/trends
  • Customer journey/path to purchase mapping
  • Strong interpersonal, verbal and written skills as well as proven ability to develop well-written documents and eloquently presentation skills
  • Well organized and detail oriented
  • Ambitious personality who is open to helping with any task
  • Ability to work under pressure and deadlines


  • 6-8 years of commmunications planning experience
  • Minimum bachelor's degree
  • Agency planning background
  • Experience with large businesses in industries such as telecommunications, financial services and technology


  • A team player, a collaborator, a connector. Confidence is essential - but we don't want any egos
  • A trusted and invaluable partner to senior clients and agency business leads to identify and spearhead immediate, short and long-term strategic goals
  • A champion of the strategy team

This is an exciting opportunity to be part of a dynamic successful agency as well as lead your client to deliver effective communication strategies.

If you're available immediately, have the skills and experience, I'd love to hear from you.