Account Manager

£35000 - £40000 per annum + Brilliant Benefits
21 Sep 2016
19 Oct 2016
Kate Bergman
Account Management
Business Type
Contract Type

Account Manager - Agency - London
£35,000 - £40,000 + Benefits

Account Manager - The Company

My client are a thriving global media agency and part of one of the world's most successful communications groups. Their forward-thinking and creative work with their clients has been recognised by the wider industry with a range of accolades including Campaign Golds, Cannes Gold Lions and a Drum Marketing Award. They are the only agency network to have picked up the highest recognition at all of the major awards festivals having been awarded Network of the Year awards at Cannes, Festival of Media, Eurobest, Dubai, Warc, Effies and most recently Campaign named them as Media Network of the Year.

They pride themselves as having an industry leading Learning and Development programme where every single member of staff has access to a personal business development plan, with almost 100 training initiatives available.

Account Manager - The Role

The clients planning department incorporates clients in the electronics, retail and transport industries, including arguably the most exciting firm in the transport world. Recent new business wins and organic growth from a number of clients has resulted in the continual growth of the planning team. This role would see you take the day to day lead account management for three leading clients in the transport and travel sector including line management responsibility for Senior Account Executives and Account Executives within your team. We are looking for a candidate who has strong digital capabilities with broader offline channel knowledge, highly analytical and driven to deliver results.

Key accountabilities are:

-Responsible for and ownership of seeing a campaign through from start to finish
-Planning campaigns across a range of KPIS
-Uncovering insights to drive business results
-Developing full communications plans across all devices
-Developing relationships with your clients, ensuing you understand their business needs and media objectives
-Day to day lead on 1-2 clients
-Lead planning process from client brief to PCA
-Develop relationships with the brand managers client side
-Lead role in the development of the SE and AE on the team

Account Manager - Key Skills

The client are looking for an energetic account manager looking to take the next step to hone their planning and account handling skills. They need to have the passion to deliver strategic direction and business results across a fantastic blend of clients.

Someone who also understands performance planning and has a strong digital background is also important. The right candidate should relish to chance to work as part of a flexible team and have a desire to coach and develop our more junior members.

If this is the Account Manager role for you then APPLY NOW !!!!

For further assurance, please review my profile on LinkedIn and connect with me; Search for "KATE BERGMAN" To apply for this fantastic opportunity or for further information, please contact: Kate Bergman | DD: + 44| 207 845 7235. Please note all applications will be made in confidence. Feel free to call me directly

We have a variety of digital roles on at present (£20k-£130k), so if this is one is not suitable; please call me to discuss other exciting opportunities which you can apply for.