Director Planning Job Description

Director Planning Job Description

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Director planning provides media outreach support, coordinate logistics, leverage social media to identify appropriate targets, conduct research, develop media lists to support physical and virtual media events.

Director Planning Duties & Responsibilities

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Sample responsibilities for this position include:

Liaison between Media Planning and Creative teams
Mentor and coach planning team on planning functions, systems, and tools
Manage all market research activities and planning consultants
Assist the team overseeing long range facility planning for the institution
Stand in as a representative on the Health System Planning Council
Write papers on digital trends and emerging media
In partnership with merchandising and SD Brand Planning, support the development of the Global Seasonal Category Strategy, support in setting the seasonal strategy for respective product category
Guide the planning and merchandising team, utilizing historical data and current trends, to capitalize on new opportunities, and identify risks
Lead the planning team for a division
Build collaborative financial planning relationships with external customers

Director Planning Qualifications

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Licensing or Certifications for Director Planning

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Education for Director Planning

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Employers hiring for the director planning job most commonly would prefer for their future employee to have a relevant degree such as Bachelor's and Master's Degree in Business, Finance, MBA, Marketing, Education, Accounting, Engineering, Business/Administration, Management, Communications

Skills for Director Planning

Desired skills for director planning include:

Content owners
Media owners
Production agencies
Research companies and other suppliers which we could partner with
Digital media
Business systems and information technology for managing complex supply chain activities
Social media
Tech sector

Desired experience for director planning includes:

Strong management practices and techniques
Financial mindset
Capable of challenging the status quo
BA in Business, Operations, or equivalent work experience is required
Design goals and track progress of business plans and long range strategic plans and initiatives of the organization
Develop volume projections for the annual budget and other business opportunities

Director Planning Examples


Director Planning Job Description

Job Description Example
Our growing company is searching for experienced candidates for the position of director planning. To join our growing team, please review the list of responsibilities and qualifications.
Responsibilities for director planning
  • Work in partnership with GT's planned giving legal counsel in coordinating gift planning legal issues
  • Analyze MRP and MPS requirements and resolves unbalanced production and employment situations through Rough Cut Capacity planning processes, production smoothing, overtime, temporary assistance, and outside vendor assistance
  • Evaluate and adjust planning parameters to achieve optimum inventory levels and maximum operating efficiency
  • Assist in the development and implementation of systems to support scheduling and planning functions
  • Create, manage and maintain rate card for general market, direct response inventory, and for social and digital media
  • Develop and maintain customized planning tools and reporting resources for multi-network platform
  • Work closely with Planning management to tactically drive company-wide goals and initiatives
  • Leads the long range planning of service expansion and ensures current service level agreements are being met
  • Develop and work with sourcing on annual global estimate of total units to be purchased for each delivery period and recommend flow sales strategy for all tiers of business to meet sales, inventory and margin targets
  • Various ad-hoc projects that will require a full understanding of product life cycle from all business partners view
Qualifications for director planning
  • Very good MS Office skills (incl
  • Strong understanding of ad-serving technologies
  • Proven campaign success
  • Proven manager and mentor
  • Must have ability to work cross functionally, build relationships and excel in a team environment
  • Research prowess, with deep experience in quant and qual, with preferred contacts for both

Director Planning Job Description

Job Description Example
Our company is searching for experienced candidates for the position of director planning. Please review the list of responsibilities and qualifications. While this is our ideal list, we will consider candidates that do not necessarily have all of the qualifications, but have sufficient experience and talent.
Responsibilities for director planning
  • Lead the conception and planning of the metadata architecture from a user perspective that over time enables experience personalization on rational, emotional and meaningful(values oriented ) levels overtime
  • Set up and maintain selling titles/ratecard for proposals in Wide Orbit Media Sales
  • Work with VP, Pricing & Planning on compiling data for liability
  • Provide information, training and orientation on tax-wise gifts to members of the Development staff and external constituencies
  • Champion the consumer across communications, activation, and experiences
  • Influence and challenge our teams and our client partners
  • Prepare presentations, communications and speeches for the direct leader, which may include presentations to the company's Board of
  • Directors, analyst groups, regulatory agencies, and employee/management groups
  • Interface with divisional groups downstream customers in the execution of the plan
  • Support Site and Regional Continuous Improvement efforts to support delivery of RfS and Lean initiatives
Qualifications for director planning
  • Relationship and trust-building skills
  • Advanced written and spoken communications
  • Minimum of 4-6 years experience operating at a director level in a complex supply chain role, ideally in a plant environment
  • Competent user of computerized IT systems – Word, PowerPoint, Excel
  • 3-5 years of experience working within an ERP (SAP) environment at an advanced level
  • Experience implementing SAP is a plus

Director Planning Job Description

Job Description Example
Our company is growing rapidly and is hiring for a director planning. Thank you in advance for taking a look at the list of responsibilities and qualifications. We look forward to reviewing your resume.
Responsibilities for director planning
  • Provide leadership in digital media including exploration of emerging media channels or approaches that strategically deliver on client business objectives
  • Develop and maintain exceptional relationships with media partners, including at the senior level
  • Generate clarity of direction and inspirational goals in the making of marketing – whether creative, media, product innovation, packaging and design
  • Identify planning processes/tools/etc which foster consistency over time and across projects
  • Ensure success of Planning department responsibilities
  • Establish and manage ratings estimates for sales proposals
  • Manage ad inventory to optimize ad sales revenue, track liability, and coordinate under-delivery schedules
  • Manage relationship with direct response agency
  • Act as a liaison between other departments (Production, Traffic, Programming)
  • Other duties as assigned by the Senior Vice President, Finance and Executive Vice President, Integrated Marketing & Sales
Qualifications for director planning
  • You love the guts and glory of the creative process and get your hands dirty alongside the creative team
  • Experience analyzing business operations and targeting areas to improve financial performance (based on return on investment (ROI), compounded annual growth rates, payback, internal rate of return (IRR), pretax and after tax earnings, targeted profit margins, FCF, present value)
  • Robust organisational, influencing skills, highly effective presentation and excellent interpersonal and communication skills, you will know how to build and maintain relationships with key stakeholders in a professional manner
  • Strong verbal and written communication skills with an ability to present complex ideas in a concise manner for regulators, internal clients, and Bank executives
  • An ability to work collaboratively and ensure effective communication and coordination of roles and responsibilities that may not always be clearly defined
  • The ability to manage change, think creatively/strategically, understand the Bank from a holistic perspective, and provide guidance to internal clients is vital

Director Planning Job Description

Job Description Example
Our innovative and growing company is looking for a director planning. If you are looking for an exciting place to work, please take a look at the list of qualifications below.
Responsibilities for director planning
  • Propose, evangelize, and implement best-in-industry metrics, processes & systems that improve planning execution and encourage effective, data-driven decision making
  • Plan, hire, and define direction of the Planning organization for a highly successful, technically sophisticated midsize company with significant growth potential
  • Development of relationships with clients in support of growth of transit planning practice
  • Development and management of a planning group in Southern California to support delivery of projects
  • Compiling weekly revenue/inventory reports for Sales Management, Finance & Business Operations
  • Maximize remaining inventory with UND spots
  • Test system enhancements for business functionality
  • Assume overall responsibility for communications mix and channel allocation, integrated campaign reporting, inclusive of digital
  • Work closely with syndicated and proprietary research to support the development of inspirational, sound and actionable consumer and communications insights
  • Support the expansion of relevant knowledge and skills throughout the UM client team and also for clients
Qualifications for director planning
  • Excellent interpersonal skills, a high degree of tact and diplomacy, a strong understanding of executive priorities, and a detailed understanding of a wide range of risk management processes and techniques across the Bank
  • Working knowledge of computer systems software required, esp
  • Demonstrated ability in inventory management principles
  • Demonstrated knowledge of material flow and equipment capability/capacity
  • Knowledgeable on LEAN and C.I
  • Proven leadership skills using a change management approach

Director Planning Job Description

Job Description Example
Our innovative and growing company is looking to fill the role of director planning. We appreciate you taking the time to review the list of qualifications and to apply for the position. If you don’t fill all of the qualifications, you may still be considered depending on your level of experience.
Responsibilities for director planning
  • Strategic planning advice on complex projects and commissions on behalf of a wide range of clients that includes landowner, developers, investors, housebuilders, funds and institutions
  • Manage Planners, Associate Planners, Ogilvy Associates and interns who are assigned to the Planning Director’s accounts
  • Take an active role in client presentations
  • Ensure that work is on-strategy
  • Develop and manage/mentor team
  • Manage a talented team in San Jose
  • Oversees all business development, design, management and technical aspects of all projects within the group and coordinates, as necessary, with office leadership to achieve 4 for 4 performance
  • Coordinates with office leaders in the preparation of training programs focused on sophisticated sales approach
  • Serves as a key resource in respective market area in winning mega projects
  • Monitor and read out on weekly business performance
Qualifications for director planning
  • Must demonstrate a desire and ability to lead other people, proven track record of accountability and driving results
  • Ability to collaborate & influence others in other functions, globally and levels
  • You’ve worked with animal care and/or automotive and transportation brands
  • Hire, train and manage staff of applicable Retail Planners
  • Meets with account buyers and upper management, as needed, to begin new programs and/or improve current program
  • Works with Wholesale Managers/Planners on current and future orders to ensure stock level goals are met at PEI warehouses to achieve a 98% or better fulfillment rate

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