AV Executive - Zenith

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We help brands make BOLD MOVES

Nowadays, brands want rapid, spectacular growth and they expect media to deliver it.

Clients used to give us media briefs that said “deliver 80% awareness” or “give me an impactful Christmas campaign.”

Now we hear.

“Take me from 4th to 1st in my category”

“Help me grow 10% in a market declining 10%”

“Make me the most loved brand in my industry”

These are huge asks of media, that can’t be met through tweaking the media plan of two years ago.

Decades of advertising research prove that without a big change, large brands stay large and small brands stay small.

This is why Zenith help brands make BOLD MOVES.

Bold moves are big, brave changes to media strategy, delivering more impact for brands and more value for consumers.

Bold moves are backed up with a solid forecast – they are a better path to growth.

Bold moves build a partnership – we believe in this approach so much we link our growth to your success.

Bold Moves bring bigger ROI.

This approach works for our clients, our people and consumers – it’s why we are recognised as the UK’s best media agency.

Our commitment

At Zenith UK, we believe that fostering an inclusive culture where all talent can thrive makes our company stronger. It enables a greater idea exchange, which fosters innovation and creativity, and enriches our perspective.We are committed to Publicis Groupe’s wide variety of talent engagement and inclusion programming, and encourage our people to take an active role in continuing to drive positive change within our agency.   

Job description

The Zenith AV team are looking for a AV Executive looking to start their career in the media industry and work across tasks including:

  • Assisting with and eventually buying market leading advertising campaigns across TV, Video and Cinema for all Zenith clients.
  • Negotiating with various media owners to drive access to the best environments for a campaigns target audiences and ensuring best results for clients at the best prices.
  • Taking responsibility for all campaign administration from approval to reconciliation.
  • Creating post campaign analysis reports.
  • Working with the team to ensure that all KPIs and any audit specifics are achieved.
  • Meeting all deadlines set by your client team, the AV team, planning team and the client.
  • Keeping abreast of changes within the AV marketplace - sharing market intelligence with the wider AV team.
  • Embracing changes and advancements within the industry, team & systems.
  • Using appropriate systems and technology in an effective and efficient way.


  • Have a good understanding of the Microsoft Office Suite, with an intermediate to advanced ability on Excel in particular, this would include formula construction.
  • Be passionate about delivering outstanding work with a great attention to detail.
  • Have a strong ability to communicate both face to face and on the phone.
  • Be a great team player with an inclusive spirit.
  • Be dedicated and conscientious and go the extra mile when necessary
  • Have an ability to learn new processes and technology quickly
  • Have ability to meet deadlines in a fast-paced environment

The deadline to apply to this role is the 10th March 2024. 

Additional information

Publicis Groupe operates a hybrid working pattern with employees being office-based on Mondays and two other days during the working week.

If you have any adjustment needs arising from a disability or medical condition to fully participate in the recruitment process, please discuss this with the recruiter who contacts you.

DEADLINE 18th March 2024