Business Director - Global Activation Agency - London/Paris


Paris or London? Are you based in Paris? Would you mind travelling regularly on business to Paris? Please read on about this fabulous opportunity for a Business Director ……………..

Our client has over 50 teams globally who develop highly compelling marketing programs and connect people with brands at precisely the right times, in the right places, and right ways resulting in making a measurable difference to their clients' business.

Ideally we are looking for a Business Director based in Paris but its very flexible and our client would consider a London based role for the right candidate with frequent travel by train to Paris to meet with clients.

The Business Director's primary role will be to deliver global shopper expertise in the strategy, ideation and development of global brand / campaign ideas into global toolkit format for a well-known FMCG brand. Other responsibilities will include:-

  • Supporting in the development of new teams, WOW, process - great opportunity to make a difference and play a key strategic role in a new global shopper team
  • Market management - ensuring local shopper teams are understanding and adapting appropriately, ensuring smooth operations and supporting in local generation and execution of materials from a guidance perspective.

Is it you?
We are looking for a Business Director with at least 7+ years' experience with FMCG and food experience ideal but not essential. Other skills:-

  • Must have expertise in classic & activation led shopper
  • Agency or client side experience
  • Experience of international markets and cross cultural working (ideal, not essential)
  • Ability to think strategically, creatively as well as account manage
  • Prepared to roll up sleeves and get stuck in - helping out where necessary with this new, small team
  • Used to cross functional agency collaboration ATL, Digital
  • Good problem solver
  • Ability to speak French and/Spanish is a nice to have but not essential

Salary: £75K - £90K plus benefits

If you think you are ticking some or all of the boxes above, please don't hesitate and get in touch with us now by clicking apply and sending us your CV to be considered for this role. We look forward to hearing from you.

Although we try to respond to all applications, unfortunately due to the high number we receive we are unable to respond to all of those who are unsuccessful.

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Job Title:
Business Director - Global Activation Agency - London/Paris
Contract type:
Paris, Île-de-France
£75000.00 - £90000.00 per annum + benefits
Contact name:
Ali Wallace
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