Account Manager - Creative Advertising Agency

Location
London, Central
Salary
£28k - £32k
Posted
08 Nov 2016
Closes
08 Dec 2016
Ref
CL 1340
Discipline
Advertising
Sector
B2C, FMCG
Business Type
Agency
Seniority
Manager
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full-Time

Account  Manager, Advertising, London, Soho £28k - £32k

The Agency for the Account Manager

Purring along, this all-time great advertising agency has always been the nation’s favourite!

They tend to pick up all the glittering prizes at the awards’ ceremonies and they remain the beating heart of the industry.  

Their position is unassailably in the Top 10, based on their belief that brands are built by conversations rather than communications.

The agency has kept up to speed with the shifts in the cultural and technological landscape and they produce powerful creative that invades the popular culture.

However, unlike the new kids on the block who knock out gutsy, noisy creative that is polarising, this gem of an agency knows how to play the subtlety card and strike home  with a lustrous, lyrical narrative that touches the emotions.

Their creative will stand the test of time.


The Account Manager role

The role is to handle an international FMCG account that is all originated from London.  Reporting into a Business Director, you will be managing Western Europe and have day to day contact with the client and act as the main bridge between the agency and the client.

The client is completely infatuated with the agency so there is a great relationship to tap into.

You will have your own projects to manage that contribute to the overall smooth running of the account and will be managing some bright Account Executives who will be looking to you for mentoring.

You will be sitting at the top table with the client taking part in discussions on strategy with the opportunity to air your creative views.

The agency is seeking an Account Manager with ambition who can gain the trust of the client, enjoy plenty of headroom with the freedom to run projects “your way”.

The agency has the whole account so the communication strategies are completely integrated and not hindered by turf wars.


Highlights of the Account Manager role:

  • Stepping into one of the most hallowed advertising agencies in the world
  • Handling an FMCG account that is all origination
  • Enjoying a great working relationship with the client
  • Having plenty of headroom
  • Managing an account that is above the line lead but fully integrated in approach


Desirable Experience/Skills for the Account Manager role:

  • Good advertising agency background
  • Experience on an international FMCG account
  • Good client facing skills
  • TV experience
  • Experience of delivering campaigns across the marketing mix


Why apply for this Account Manager role?

You will be joining one of the best agencies in the industry whose creative reach is far and wide.  Handling their flagship account will immediately place you in a limelight role and you will be surrounded by a supportive talented team.


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