New Zealand Media & Entertainment is NZ’s premier integrated media company, with a portfolio of market leading newspaper, radio, digital, events and experiential platforms that connect with 3.1million Kiwis every week. With iconic brands such as the NZ Herald, ZM, ZB and nzherald.co.nz whether reading, listening, watching or engaging with our brands they can get the content they want, from us – where and when they want it.

As a key member of NZME’s senior leadership team, our new GM Strategy & Planning will be forward focused to develop and lead a high performing team to create a market leading strategic planning product. Displaying a higher than usual propensity towards driving multimedia channel planning recommendations which are developed to create integrated, audience led solutions. You’ll be excited about and ready to kick into analysis – reviewing, planning, strategizing where required.

The ideal candidate will eat strategy for lunch! You will have invaluable agency or client side experience and will utilise this extensive strategy and planning expertise, gained from demonstrated experience in senior media agency or client roles, to coach the Strategy & Planning team on the craft of creating a strategic framework. As a true multimedia expert, you will ensure that best in market channel planning recommendations, informed through clear audience insights, are created across Radio, Print, Digital and Search/Social platforms.

Collaborative, communicative, leader, visionary, doer, fun, witty and intelligent – sound like you? Read on. We’re fostering and growing a culture of development and succession where we’re known as the home of the best talent in NZ. We’re curious, connected and confident – and keen to hear what that means to you. We’re based in state of the art new premises in Central Auckland, where we all roll up our sleeves to get the job done and see ourselves as one team – are you ready to be a part of it? Apply now with CV and cover letter to careers@nzme.co.nz