Account Director

Location
Birmingham, West Midlands
Salary
Competitive
Posted
11 Oct 2016
Closes
11 Nov 2016
Discipline
Media
Business Type
Agency
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full-Time

ACCOUNT DIRECTOR

FRONT-MAN/WOMAN FOR HIGH PROFILE FS ACCOUNT

AKA: “ACCOUNT DIRECTOR” EXTRAORDINAIRE.

McCann Birmingham is recruiting for an experienced Account Director to lead the account for a tier one Financial Services brand. As the face of the agency you’ll be great in client meetings, able to present to client senior management and hold your own in a corporate environment amongst some of the top minds in the industry.

Our Approach Strategically-led, integrated all-over-it-ness. Brought to life with game changing creative. We put our Account team at the heart of the agency, drawing on specialisms across all channels.

SKILLS & EXPERIENCE

  • Front: Awesome with clients at a very senior level
  • Agency background
  • Financial Services industry experience and Corporate savviness
  • Plus all the usual AD stuff (ppt/excel geek, on-time everything, commercially astute, slick professional operator)
  • Quals: A proper degree from a proper University

ESSENTIAL

  • FS/Corporate experience.
  • Below The Line agency side experience
  • Understands channel mix and how to implement highly successful, integrated campaigns.

We're the Birmingham branch of the world’s largest advertising and communications network - McCann Worldgroup - which boasts over 200 offices in 130 countries worldwide. Yep; the one from MadMen. The one in your University textbooks. That one. And in 2016 McCann netted 96 Cannes Lions, so creativity really is at the forefront of everything we do.

McCann’s Birmingham business employs more than 300, and we’re enjoying our most successful year to date. Hence hiring like crazy.

If you want to join an iconic network agency that offers you the chance to work on brilliant clients & the opportunity to progress your career with a great development programme, get in touch now.

If you think this role matches your experience and ambitions, please send your CV to karen.mccoy@mccann.com. Due to the high number of applications we get, we can’t guarantee you’ll hear from us.