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Senior
Planner


Hello, we’re Impero.

We’re an independent, award-winning, creative agency whose sole purpose is to make tired brands famous again.

We work with high profile, global brands such as Pernod Ricard, Ugg, West Midlands Trains, General Mills, Danone and ABI.

Right now, there’s about 30 of us (not including the dogs) - but that number grows all the time because we’re still young, ambitious and pretty good at what we do. We’d love to meet people who want to be part of and help drive that growth.

The role:

We’re on the lookout for a super talented Senior Planner with a minimum 5 years experience delivering sustained success for global brands.

As a senior planner you will be part of the Insight, Planning & Strategy team working across a variety of clients and markets and straddling all channels. The primary focus of the role will be to lead a host of booze brands. You must have significant on and off trade, brand positioning and creating big through-the-line ideas.

This role reports into the chief strategy officer.

The mission of the Insight, Planning & Strategy team is to find smart, innovative answers to clients’ tough problems and to make the creative output of the agency the best it can be in order to deliver sustained business success for our clients’ brands. Projects range from brand-led strategic positioning, opening up new occasions, shopper and creative insights as well as working on new business opportunities.

You can demonstrate you are:
  • Curious about the world, consumers, brands, retailers and how it all fits together
  • Able to get on your hind legs and tell a story about a plan, an insight, a strategy and the creative
  • Passionate about making work better. You enjoy working hand-in hand with creatives to craft ideas
  • Lead on large scale strategy, defining scopes and setting clear deliverables
IN A NUTSHELL

You are a big picture thinker who knows how to sweat the small stuff. You are unafraid of a blank piece of paper. When all is said and done people want to work with you because of the work you do and the person you are. If the thought of being part of a collaborative team at a new type of agency, helping to build a department and working with some truly fantastic people wets your whistle, please get in touch, we’d love to hear your story!

Above all, you'll embody our core values of being brutally honest, doggedly determined, always on point and audaciously ambitious.

The perks of working at The Mighty Impero include:
  • To be part of something special – this is an exciting growing agency with no board of directors, or shareholders to report to
  • The ability to stamp your mark on an organisation – and not just be a cog in the machine
  • Company breakfasts with the whole team
  • Seasonal company parties
  • Annual personal development plan and training budget for your own growth
  • The love of six rotating office dogs
  • A ‘yes work’s important, but let’s not get too serious’ vibe
  • A distinct lack of bureaucracy or politics
  • Ownership over your own projects whilst enjoying an inclusive environment
  • Rum. Whiskey. Beer. Food. (Working with our clients has added perks)

If you feel this is the role for you, please get in touch via  jobs@weareimpero.com with Senior Planner as the subject line. Don’t forget to include your salary expectations.
We are lucky enough to receive so many amazing applications that we can't respond to everyone.