Account Manager - drinks/retail
Forward thinking, dynamic Central London based agency looking for an Account Manager to join them on one of their most prestigious accounts! Based in Covent Garden, a friendly and fun place to work and always on the shortlist of best places to work.
The successful candidate would ideally be familiar with delivering BTL and retail / on trade marketing campaigns. You should be able to demonstrate a strategic understanding of brands and be looking to contribute to strategic discussions on their projects.
They will have the opportunity to represent the agency at large cross agency and client meetings, supporting the Senior Account Manager or Business Director. They will feel confident in presenting and discussing our work in such environments and possess the ability to be diplomatic yet assertive.
We are looking for an outgoing and passionate Account Manager with excellent communication skills, have experience of writing and briefing in creative briefs and amends, and the ability to manage both internal and client feedback. A good understanding of agency process and a have a keen eye for detail is important, as is the ability to focus on solutions.
All candidates should enjoy working as part of a close-knit team, and equally happy to deliver projects as well as shape them. The Account Manager will be part of a strong account team and work into a Senior Account Manager and Senior Account Director or Business Director.
Strong attention to detail
Good & creative written / verbal communication skills
Comfortable in a client-facing role, with experience of developing trust and rapport quickly
Passion for creativity
Ability to contribute strategically
Excellent time management and experience juggling multiple jobs at the same time
Stimulated by fast turnaround, dynamic accounts
Experience in BTL campaigns including on and off trade retail activations