Account Manager (Agency & Client side) – W1 Agency – to £30k

London (Central), London (Greater)
to £31k + great benefits
01 Aug 2017
01 Sep 2017
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Account Manager (Agency & Client side) – W1 Agency – to £30k

Fancy working on the client side but without missing the buzz of working in an agency? Well if so, this role could be ideal for you!

This Account Manager role is an extremely rare opportunity for you to work agency side 4 days a week with an additional day working at the client’s head office.

The Agency

The agency needs no introduction – it’s one of London’s finest direct marketing-led agencies and one of the coolest places in London to work too!

They are seen as a ‘destination agency' and people want to work there. Central London based, they have great offices and an enviable location.

The Account Manager Role

  • You will be employed by the agency (thus receiving all of their agency benefits) and working predominantly from their offices but you will be working for the client (you will report into an employee from there) – so it’s the best of both worlds!
  • You will therefore be living an ‘agency life’ but undertaking a client side function
  • Your typical week will be: Monday at the agency; Tuesday based at the client’s offices, Wednesdays at an all agency workshop with the client at offices in central London with Thursday and Friday back at the agency

Account Manager Requirements

  • You need to have good CRM, analytics (ideally) and data skills for this position as you will be writing data briefs and briefing the data teams as well as project managing
  • You will also be strategically involved and will help implement the strategic plans
  • You also need to have experience (naturally) of creative and the creative process and also be good at managing stakeholders / discussing issues with them and providing solutions.

Account Manager Responsibilities

  • With the support of your Manager, you will be responsible for the development of highly targeted, multichannel standalone campaigns and programmes.
  • This entails being clear on what the campaign brief seeks to achieve and developing clear agency and data briefs which will effectively deliver against KPIs.
  • The Account Manager will co-ordinate with multiple stakeholders, briefing agencies and the data fulfilment team and creating audience profiles within the client’s data.
  • You will then support the management of the end to end campaign process, with a clear focus on stakeholder management within the business.

Account Manager – Skills & Experience Required

  • 3+ years in customer communications/campaign management and brand marcoms with a direct response focus
  • Strong understanding of email, customer journey creation and data
  • Someone who is intrigued by the possibilities of how to answer problems and challenges
  • A data enthusiast – someone who understands and can demonstrate that using data can be a creative process too!
  • Excellent written and verbal communication and presentation skills
  • Must thrive in a fast-moving and highly changeable environment
  • University degree or marketing/media qualification

Your career at the agency...

The agency is growing and going from strength to strength so it is a terrific time to be part of our exciting team.

Great talent is looked after and promoted. You will be able to work on a strategic account where the creative will be varied and exciting.

Salary & Benefits

The agency offers a competitive salary plus a great benefits package.  Staff receive a contributory pension, health cover, on-going training, plus some lovely benefits like having your birthday off and a paid sabbatical to learn a new skill.  Health is taken seriously with free fresh fruit and a running club!

Stunning agency, fantastic role, Account Managers please send us your CV today!

If this role is not what you’re looking for, then don’t worry. At Fill Recruitment we specialise in all agency positions. We are currently recruiting for account handlers at Account Manager, Senior Account Manager, Account Director, Senior Account Director and Group Account Director levels.

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