Senior Account Director - Creative Advertising Agency

Location
London, Central, Soho
Salary
£55k - £58k
Posted
13 Jul 2017
Closes
13 Aug 2017
Ref
CL 1395
Discipline
Advertising
Sector
B2C
Business Type
Agency
Seniority
Senior Manager
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full-Time

Senior Account Director, Advertising, London, Soho £55k - £58k

The Agency for the Senior Account Director

One of the most exciting agencies in the industry today with an eclectic offering and an exciting client portfolio.  Their ECD is renowned throughout the industry for his brilliant work and he regularly scoops up all the glittering prizes at the Creative Award Ceremonies.

This top 10 Creative Advertising Agency has effortlessly combined classical brand building with cutting edge digital thinking.

Unlike the usual smoke and mirrors in advertising, this agency really lives up to the hype and their areas of expertise blend seamlessly together rather than toughing it out against each other in separate silos leading to blood on the carpet.

The agency gets the fact that we live in a world of fragmented communications where the consumer can duck and dive and steer clear of what they don’t like yet amplify what they do.  

The agency’s mantra is to create work that people care about, seek out and interact with.
The agency knows how to express a great brand everywhere: from TV to Twitter, online to mobile, games to music downloads.

They have a terrific client base with some quirky British brands offering exciting creative opportunities.

 

The Senior Account Director role

The agency is looking for an exceptional Senior Account Director to handle one of their largest and most high profile accounts. You’ll be reporting into the Head of Account Management and helping to run and grow a successful agency team.

The role offers all the magic of Hollywood since you will be meeting Stars of the Silver Screen and handling a fabulous entertainment account.  You will be managing complex and high budget productions particularly in TV but across all channels and collaborating with senior agency and client staff.

All of agency senior management are involved with this account including the ECD and the Head of Account Management whom you will be reporting into – they keep their touch light so you will be able to run your own show.

Exciting times are waiting for you: the agency leads the brand strategy and creative and you will be touching award winning work.  
The client operates in a highly competitive, ever changing market and takes an innovative approach to tempting new consumers.

You will need to be able to hold your own and thrive in strategic and creative conversations both internally and with the clients who are bright, challenging and inspiring. The client has responded to the recent downturn by setting aside good budgets and continuing to spend on advertising.

The agency’s creative expectations for the account are very high.  They are looking for a Senior Account Director with the desire to influence creative work who wants to join a restless team always looking for the best possible idea and with the drive to go the extra mile for their Clients; yet take a collaborative approach.
 
The rewards are good. They pay well and their varied client portfolio offers meaty opportunities when you seek new internal opportunities.  The agency offers good long term career prospects.


Highlights of the Senior Account Director role:

  • Joining a top 10 agency
  • Handling some of the best creative in the industry
  • Truly integrated – others claim to be but they’re not
  • At the sharp edge of market trends
  • Delivering fabulous creative
  • Managing some very exciting campaigns


Desirable Experience for the Senior Account Director role:

  • Good above the line advertising agency experience
  • Knowledge of TV advertising and Clearcast
  • Good strategic skills
  • Eye for powerful creative
  • An integrated philosophy

 

Why apply for this Senior Account Director role?

It’s all about joining the best; both from the perspective of the agency and the account.  This is a great London advertising agency and you will be on their flagship account in the eye of senior management.

If you are looking to raise your creative game in an entrepreneurial agency that produces great creative, then this is one of the best choices you can make.


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