Junior Account Director - Independent Creative Advertising Agency

Location
London, Central, Soho
Salary
£40k - £45k
Posted
22 Mar 2018
Closes
22 Apr 2018
Ref
CL 1824
Discipline
Advertising
Sector
B2C
Business Type
Agency
Seniority
Senior Manager
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full-Time

Junior Account Director, Creative Agency, London, Soho £40k - £45k

What’s the Creative Agency like for the Junior Account Director?

All agencies are not the same!  If you are cooped up in a sterile office feeling as if you have joined a bank rather than Adland, then this quirky agency with its outlandish offices and surreal work will help you get your mojo back!  

Formally recognised as being one of the best employers in Adland, this agency seems to weave magic into the industry and is modest enough not to shout about itself but let others do it for them.

This is a large independent agency that has realised its creative ambition without losing its special character.  It isn’t afraid to ruffle feathers and is adept at snatching business out of the jaws of the bigger networks which are brasher but less thoughtful.  

This year alone they have managed to bag several sought-after accounts thanks to the fact that their clients give them some of the highest referral ratings in the industry.  The standard of work is high and keeps improving – a lot of it pretty surreal!  

Their investment in talent has paid off and their work is backed by sharp writing and great creative innovation.

The agency is incredibly friendly with a good social side and one of the best “agency based” bars in London with their own in-house beer!  

 

The Junior Account Director role

The role is ideal for either a newly promoted integrated Junior Account Director or a Senior Account Manager looking to move up to Account Director level.  

The agency is seeking a junior Account Director with big brand and CRM experience who wants to handle a truly integrated account in an above the line agency and take the brand lead on a UK based account and handle all the strategic and creative origination.  

The Junior Account Director will be handling the full marketing mix which includes TV, OOH, digital and social content and CRM.

The Junior Account Director will be handling a terrific online account that is a challenger brand to the bigger national players in the UK market.

This is usually regarded as an over-crowded sector with a lot of “me too” campaigns stuffed with hi-tech jargon and price promises.  This clever client has gone for a different voice and has created an exciting campaign that has helped raise its profile and put it on the awards trail.  

This is a great account to work on and the Creative Department are keen to take a hand in making a difference.

Despite having a smaller budget, this ballsy client has punched above its weight and is snapping at the heels of its rivals and is consistently stealing market share from them.

The Junior Account Director will be handling some blistering creative and there is a great mix of work on the account that includes TV, radio, OOH digital and social media and CRM.

There is plenty of autonomy on the account since the Junior Account Director will be reporting into a Business Director who believes in mentoring and career development.

 

Highlights of the Junior Account Director role:

  • Joining a creatively ambitious independent agency
  • Being the lead creative agency
  • Handling an exciting innovative account
  • Winning creative awards
  • Handling truly integrated campaigns  


Desirable Experience/Skills for the Junior Account Director role:

  • The ability to really shine – they are looking for a superstar
  • Good creative agency background
  • CRM and fully integrated experience
  • A real entrepreneurial approach
  • Strategic aptitude: spotting a good idea and running with it


Why apply for this Junior Account Director role?

This is a truly great role for a Junior Account Director with CRM experience who wants to broaden their skillset and be completely integrated in a fantastic creative agency that enjoys challenging the status quo.

In addition to this great Junior Account Director role we also have other exciting opportunities for you to look at on our website: www.spectrum360.co.uk

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