FREELANCE POSITION-Partner Marketing Advisor (6 months contract)

Wunderman Thompson

Department: Marketing

Location: San José, Costa Rica

Who we are:

At Wunderman Thompson we exist to inspire growth for ambitious brands. Part creative agency, part consultancy and part technology company, our experts provide end-to-end capabilities at a global scale to deliver inspiration across the entire brand and customer experience.

We are 20,000 strong in 90 markets around the world; our people bring together creative storytelling, diverse perspectives, inclusive thinking, and highly specialized vertical capabilities to drive growth for our clients. We offer deep expertise across the entire customer journey, including communications, commerce, consultancy, CRM, CX, data, production, and technology.

Who we are looking for:

Wunderman Thompson is seeking a Partner Marketing Advisor in a field marketing role . The PMA will be part of a multidisciplinary team, working from Costa Rica and reporting to the Argentina office. The role includes daily client contact and integration with both Wunderman Thompson teams as well as corresponding client’s counterparts.

The PMA  provides daily coordination, effectively delivering solutions to the client, establishing local marketing priorities, assisting in the development and execution of yearly plans, and implementing steps to achieve deliverables for the the client, both on time and on budget. Overall, the PMA role is to provide support to the  client in order to meet business challenges and goals. 

What you’ll do: 

  • Manage | Manage client projects from initiation to completion under supervision. Oversee creative execution and ensure adherence to client guidelines. 
  • Collaborate | Coordinate with the team in developing projects and promotional plans. 
  • Process | Prepare timelines and contact reports. 
  • Development | of digital campaigns
  • Digital events | End-to-end development of in-person and digital events
  • Management of suppliers | work along with suppliers in order to meet objectives
  • Budget management | track and report of budgets per activity

Who you are: 

  • Growth-Minded | Entrepreneurial attitude coupled with strong business acumen. Successful track record of building client relationships. Ability and appetite to bring people together. Innate ability to marshal people and create gravity around ideas. Provide a consultative, conscientious and rigorous approach to increase our client's competitive advantage. 
  • Team Player | Our team is close-knit and supportive, and we’re working with a lot of unknowns – you must champion team environments that are comfortable and encouraging. 
  • Problem Solver | Ensure quality control by reviewing agency products including: creative work, financial analyses, key client communications, key schedules, creative strategies, and strategic decks. Assist with day-to-day account problem solving by providing guidance to junior team and raising issues and solutions to senior team. Dig in and figure out how to work around problems.  
  • Ego-less | We all wear the hats that need wearing, it’s a mentality that makes the team successful. 

What you’ll need: 

  • Minimum 3 years at digital advertising . 
  • Financial aptitude to develop and manage project budgets. 
  • Solid organizational and multi-tasking skills. 
  • Attention to detail. 
  • Strong communication skills, both oral and written. 
  • Experience in digital agencies or companies running digital campaigns / events
  • Experience running complex projects
  • Intermediate management of Office tools (Excel, Outlook, PowerPoint)
  • Excellent public speaking
  • Lic. In Communication / Marketing / International Relations
  • Bilingual English (exclusive)

At Wunderman Thompson, we are committed to actively building a diverse, equitable and inclusive workplace where everyone feels welcomed, valued and heard, and is treated with dignity and respect.  As leaders and creative partners across industries, it is our responsibility to cultivate an environment reflective of our greatest asset; our people. We believe that this commitment inspires growth and delivers equitable outcomes for everyone as well as the clients and communities we serve.

Wunderman Thompson is a WPP agency.  For more informationplease visit our website and follow Wunderman Thompson on our social channels via Twitter, Facebook, LinkedIn, and Instagram.  

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