Digital Account Director and Social Media Account Director – Soho agency

Recruiter
Location
London (Central), London (Greater)
Salary
£40-50k depending on experience
Posted
25 Nov 2016
Closes
25 Dec 2016
Ref
JP1613
Discipline
Marketing
Specialism
Digital
Business Type
Agency
Seniority
Senior Manager
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full-Time

Digital Account Director and Social Media Account Director – Soho agency

DIGITAL ACCOUNT DIRECTOR and SOCIAL MEDIA ACCOUNT DIRECTOR required for an exciting creative agency who provide strategic and creative direction for their clients, and work across all media channels and disciplines. The agency’s clients include a host of entertainment, telecommunications and FMCG brands.

As Account Director you will lead social / digital strategy for designated accounts and also offer strategic support for the rest of the agency. You will ensure revenue targets are achieved and support the acquisition of new clients, leading your team in pursuit of client management excellence.

Projects for the Digital Account Director will be across digital, print and AV channels and for the Social Media Account Director you’ll work across all areas of the social platforms (Facebook, Twitter, Snapchat, Instagram and YouTube).

Responsibilities:

  • Understand client business objectives and prepare an appropriate brief to deliver solutions that exceed client expectations
  • Mentor junior team members and guide development
  • Be responsible for delivering forecasted revenue for clients
  • Drive profitability across all accounts
  • Identify and drive business development opportunities within the client portfolio.
  • Collaborate and maximize online and offline results
  • Actively research business industries, specifically understanding the new media industry, to understand and share knowledge with all other departments

Required skills:

  • Solid agency experience
  • Previous management of direct reports
  • Experience in delivering best in class campaigns for big clients
  • Demonstrate acute attention to detail and ability to manage multiple complex projects.
  • Demonstrate excellent briefing skills which will also involve accurate interpretation of client requirements and developing creative insight.
  • Comfortable with team based work structure and able to work independently and pro-actively.
  • Education to degree level or equivalent.

The agency

My client looks for not only experience but also personality.  They are made up of a hard-working, fun and supportive bunch of individuals.  Great offices in the heart of Soho with a rewarding, dynamic and fantastic career development culture in place for all employees.

If this sounds like the opportunity you’ve been looking for then get in touch and we can send you the full brief.

However, if this role isn’t quite what you are looking for then please get in touch anyway as we have a whole host opportunities available – Account Executive, Account Manager, Senior Account Manager, Account Director Senior Account Director and Group Account Director.   Roles are perm, freelance and contract – so something there for everyone.

Alternatively recommend a friend and you could earn yourself £250 as a little thank you.  (Terms and conditions apply to this offer).  Give me a buzz for further info!