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Associate Director, Platform Strategy



New York, NY, USA
Posted on Wednesday, June 19, 2024

Company Description

Publicis Groupe, known for its award-winning creativity, best-in-class technology, digital and consulting expertise, is the world’s third largest communications group. With 80,000+ colleagues in over 100 countries, the Groupe has four Solution hubs: Creative with Publicis Communications, Media with Publicis Media, Digital business transformation with Publicis. Sapient, and Health & Wellbeing with Publicis Health.

Since 2014 with the acquisition of Sapient, Publicis Groupe has undergone a profound transformation by scaling a new model connecting data, creativity, and technology. The Groupe has continued this journey with the 2019 acquisition of Epsilon to further scale the data-led offering and provide true momentum to our client’s own transformation.

This model, with a country-led approach, is called the “Power of One” and gathers all the capabilities of the Groupe under one roof, putting clients at the core of the organization.

Job Description

The Associate Director, Global Platform Strategy will partner across the company, globally, to assist in designing platform and service solutions through the management of cross-functional, consulting-style projects in service of enablement and new business. You will report into the Chief Solutions Officer. In this role, you will:

  • Build blueprints for the pitch or our client solution, including the needed requirements, resources, and timelines for global media, data, technology, and tools
  • Thoughtfully manage medium to large projects and project sprints from creation through completion—globally
  • Promote platform onboarding and enablement by stewarding nascent processes and serving as a conduit between partners, working hand-in-hand with the delivery team
  • Build trusted relationships across the Publicis teams, organizations, and partners for intentional collaboration


  • Understanding of strategy, media, and technology, with direct experience in media planning and buying, business development, project management, product marketing, agency service frameworks, and organizational design
  • Ability resolve complex problems, escalate issues as needed, and communicate clearly and concisely to international audiences
  • Skill in crafting concise briefs for senior executives and clients, and synthesizing data sets to create value
  • Excellent analytical, logic, and math skills, proficiency in navigating ambiguity, and advanced platform proficiency
  • Standout qualifications include experience with global accounts, cloud environments, and marketing technology solution design projects
  • Bachelor's degree in Business, Economics, or a Strategy-related discipline
  • 6+ years of experience in marketing and media agencies or related fields
  • Located in the greater New York City area
  • Proficiency in analyzing workflows, providing strategic recommendations, slide design, analysis, and cross-functional collaboration

Additional Information

Our Publicis Groupe motto "Viva La Différence" means we're better together, and we believe that our differences make us stronger. It means we honor and celebrate all identities, across all facets of intersectionality, and it underpins all that we do as an organization. We are focused on fostering belonging and creating equitable & inclusive experiences for all talent.

Compensation Range: $91,000-154,000. This is the pay range the Company believes it will pay for this position at the time of this posting. Consistent with applicable law, compensation will be determined based on the skills, qualifications, and experience of the applicant along with the requirements of the position, and the Company reserves the right to modify this pay range at any time.

The Company anticipates the application deadline for this job posting will be 08/06/2024.

Publicis Groupe provides robust and inclusive benefit programs and policies to support the evolving and diverse needs of our talent and enable every person to grow and thrive. Our benefits package includes medical coverage, dental, vision, disability, 401K, as well as parental and family care leave, family forming assistance, tuition reimbursement, and flexible time off.

If you require accommodation or assistance with the application or onboarding process specifically, please contact [email protected].

All your information will be kept confidential according to EEO guidelines.

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