Stopgap

Senior Account Director

Recruiter
Location
London
Salary
£50000 - £60000 per annum
Posted
09 Nov 2016
Closes
06 Dec 2016
Ref
KTB-088209
Contact
Kate Boston
Discipline
Marketing
Specialism
Account Management
Sector
FMCG, Retail
Business Type
Agency
Seniority
Manager
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full-Time

High profile opportunity for experienced Senior Account Director, to work on this agency's largest digital account.

Senior Account Director - Retail & FMCG - £50,000-£60,000 - London

THE COMPANY
A direct and digital agency who are part of a world-wide agency network, this agency is knwn for its professional, grown-up and collaborative culture. The work they produce is both strategically advanced and creative.
They are experts in their field, good fun, team spirited and totally professional.

THE ROLE
Passionate about the FMCG sector, you will enjoy getting under the skin of the complex landscape of online retail activity.

You will have experience working with a planning team to develop digital strategies and be capable of understanding the functionality underpinning the CRM platform challenging the clients.

You and your team - 2AMs and 2AEs - will be be working with classic household FMCG brands, building relationships with brand teams to understand what their key trial barriers are and developing digital strategies to run on digital platforms.

YOU
My client is looking for a superstar candidate with:

- Excellent experience of working on fast paced and demanding accounts - excellent understanding of the digital landscape - digital experience is a MUST, FMCG and data experience preferable.

- Considerable successful experience of working across a range of stakeholders - demonstrating your excellent listening skills and awareness to pitch the message at the right level.

- Strategic thinking - you will enjoy tackling big client challenges and have experience of working closely with other agencies.

- The ability to quickly build relationships - both client and inter-agency. You will be used to tight turnarounds and be able to think on your feet in pressurised situations.

- A love of the creative process, recognising great work when you see it and can articulate accordingly.

Please do get in touch if this sounds just like you and is what you are looking for.

Senior Account Director - Retail & FMCG - £50,000-£60,000 - London

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