We are looking for a talented Director, Paid Media to join our fast-growing and dynamic team in Washington, D.C. You will be responsible for overseeing and growing all the paid media operations within Ogilvy Washington. You will lead all media planning and buying efforts, and provide strategic direction and leadership for key clients and agency stakeholders. The position reports to the MD, Social + Content, and is responsible for the day-to-day management of assigned accounts, the team, and work streams. You will also oversee reporting for clients. Beyond managing assigned accounts and supporting roles within the department, you will work on new business strategies and plans for proposals to prospective and existing clients. The ideal candidate will have 6-8+ years of strategic media planning and buying experience, and a strong working knowledge of the media space with an emphasis in digital display, search, video, mobile, and paid social. This person is high-energy, and thrives in a fast-paced environment.