Supervisor, Strategy

Philadelphia, PA

Company Description

PHM is the leading health media agency in the US. We are designed for—and dedicated to—delivering the best solutions that connect people with meaningful health and wellness solutions every day. Guided by our genuine passion for health and wellness, our work across the entire media ecosystem helps patients navigate the most important moments of their healthcare journeys.

While we have grown to be the No. 1 agency in our industry, at heart we're still a startup. It's that energy and spirit of innovation that allows us to create bold and meaningful "health media firsts" for our clients, and to do it all with #phmlove.

Job Description

The Supervisor, Strategy selects media channels and programs for assigned clients based on the established strategic media approach, and with the input and expertise of teams. They lead projects from start to finish, maintain account flowcharts, and oversee the creation of traffic workbooks and creative asset trackers. You will report into the Associate Director, Strategy.

Key Responsibilities


  • Pharma media experience, touching on a diverse set of conditions, disease states, and audiences (DTC, HCP, Payer)
  • Familiarity the total marketing process and the strategic role of media
  • Understanding of the role of media channels in a plan
  • Expertise in multiple media software, especially Tardiis and MediaTools
  • Self-educates on PHM, Publicis Groupe, and client operations, capabilities and tools

Leading Others

  • Support the Director, Strategy and Associate Director, Strategy
  • And shows respect for all employees.
  • Work with teams
  • Train junior-level Strategy team on processes
  • Manage time and resources for direct reports
  • On-boards new hires
  • Participate in formal development process, including performance management, goal setting, mid- and yearly reviews for direct reports.
  • Nurture direct reports.
  • Participate in PHM's interviewing efforts.

Strategy & Account Management

  • Prepare and compile multiple media plan and strategic presentations.
  • Pull through overall media strategy on deliverables.
  • Help VP, Strategy drives the planning process.
  • May work across multiple accounts and campaigns.
  • Collaborate with internal leaders to ensure strategic agreement of deliverables with client needs.
  • Provide input on media channel mix and initial budget allocation and rationale.
  • Ensure media flowcharts match financial documents (MBA's)
  • Oversee creation and management of Creative Asset Trackers
  • QA's and guides Senior Associate on development of accurate traffic workbooks.
  • Represent the interests of cross-functional teams in client and agency partner meetings where those teams are absent
  • Pushes for continuous improvement of self, team, and client deliverables.
  • Contribute to new business efforts.

Client Service

  • Build a daily relationship with appropriate clients on assigned brands.
  • Conveys experience with clients and their businesses.
  • Provides input to client to help shape their marketing priorities.
  • Provide outstanding client service.
  • Influence clients through public speaking,


  • Embrace PHM values of Accountability, Collaboration, Equanimity, Integrity and Respect
  • Experience managing people and projects.
  • Experience earning the respect of clients, internal partners, and peers
  • Experience managing challenging situations and persons
  • , campaigns, clients.
  • Excellent public speaking

Education & Experience

  • 5+ years media experience
  • Cross-channel media experience
  • Familiarity with standard media research and planning tools (e.g. Clear Decisions)
  • Pharmaceutical industry
  • BA/BS; advanced degree a plus

Additional Information

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



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