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Live Sports Planner

London - Hybrid


Placement Type:



£150 - £200 per day PAYE

Start Date:


Job Title: Live Sports Planner 

Duration: 6 months, starting ASAP 

Location: London, hybrid (3 days per week onsite) 

Pay rate: £150 – £200 per day PAYE


Our client believes that well-executed advertising enhances customer experiences and generates positive returns for partners. Their Live Sports Planners (LSPs) are essential in making this vision a reality, especially as they expand their live sports portfolio across Europe. As an LSP, you will manage live sports advertising campaigns, ensuring they are seamlessly executed and deliver impactful results for advertisers. This role involves extensive collaboration with various internal teams and advertisers, making it ideal for those who thrive in a dynamic, fast-paced environment.

You’ll be part of a team that’s at the cutting edge of advertising and eCommerce. You’ll have continual opportunities to learn, be curious, and develop your skills while making a significant impact on the success of live sports advertising campaigns. If you’re passionate about innovative advertising solutions and customer-focused outcomes, this is the perfect place for you.


  • Ensure the experience is exceptional for both end-customers and advertisers.
  • Drive the opportunity pipeline and results for live sports campaigns, focusing on key clients.
  • Oversee the project management of sold campaigns, collaborating with Creative Campaign Managers, Design, AdOps, Sales, Quality Assurance, and Account Management teams.
  • Manage campaign delivery and present key performance indicators and results to advertisers.
  • Provide advertisers with strategic marketing advice using historical and industry data.
  • Plan and conduct engagements to educate advertisers and improve the quality of their assets.
  • Address issues that arise during the campaign life-cycle.
  • Establish and standardize creative and operational best practices to drive campaign performance.
  • Apply best practices to offer actionable recommendations based on shared customer goals.

Basic Qualifications:

  • Professional experience in digital media or marketing.
  • Interest in upper funnel branded executions for scalable clients.
  • Experience in digital advertising with an understanding of ad specifications, file formats, and technologies.
  • Proven ability to manage and coordinate projects in a fast-paced environment.
  • Ability to work cross-functionally with diverse teams.
  • Quick learner with adaptability to new processes and tools, showcasing strong technical and operational capabilities.
  • Self-directed, goal-oriented, and flexible, enjoying work in a fast-paced and sometimes ambiguous environment.


** This role is available until Thursday 20th June ** 


Client Description

Our Client is a FTSE 100, multinational technology company no longer known for just one thing. Their areas of expertise include e-commerce, cloud computing, digital streaming, artificial intelligence, original entertainment… the list goes on. Despite being primarily digital, their aim is to be the most customer-centric company in the world.

Aquent is dedicated to improving inclusivity & is proudly an equal opportunities employer. We encourage applications from under-represented groups & are committed to providing support to applicants with disabilities. We aim to provide reasonable accommodation for any part of the employment process, to those with a medical condition, disability or neurodivergence.