Account Manager - Creative Integrated Agency
Account Manager, Creative Agency, London, Soho £28k - £35k
What’s the Agency like for the Account Manager?
A key player on the advertising and digital scene, this ranks as one of the best creative agencies in the industry thanks to their ability to marry classical brand building with cutting edge digital thinking and to execute ideas in any channel.
This is more than an above the agency or digital agency or social media agency: this is a modern integrated creative agency that is working hand in hand with some amazing brands.
They have an eclectic mix of talent and know how to get creative pulses racing by delivering work that people really care about. They have tuned in to the fact that a fragmented media landscape means that people avoid what they don’t like yet amplify what they do.
In the age of conversation it is all about cut through and this agency produces some of the most engaging creative work in the industry; creating campaigns that people fall in love with.
Their creative work is spare and muscular and they manage to make brands fly that little bit higher. As a result they have loyal infatuated clients across a terrific portfolio and a clear sense of direction.
New business is plentiful and they have landed several high profile accounts.
Culturally the agency has an open and respectful culture with a horizontal structure. The social side plays an important role in agency life too: the Account Management team have an away-trip abroad every year, plus socialising around booze or cakes once a week in addition to key event surprises – watch out for Valentine’s Day!
The Account Manager role
The Account Manager will be handling a UK based lifestyle account that is with the whole network. As a result the variety and breadth of briefs the Account Manager will be handling is immense.
This is the type of account that has many projects running at the one time so the Account Manager has the opportunity to own projects and run with them. The agency does a lot of lovely work for this client from brand ads to fun social media campaigns and exciting digital content.
This is a terrific piece of business on which the agency takes the brand lead. The account is fully integrated so the Account Manager will be a key player handling a broad scope of marketing solutions including TV, film, print, digital content and social media.
This agency has a great relationship with the client and is a trusted business partner. As a result there are rich creative pickings and the agency is trusted to be daring in its approach. When this account sweeps up at the Awards Ceremonies and creates a buzz in the industry, you can pat yourself on the back for being there!
The agency is seeking an Account Manager who is a pro-active self-starter with a passion for brilliant work and the ability to spot and nurture great creative ideas whether they are on brief or a great additional idea.
In addition, the Account Manager will need to be able to work well with larger teams, staying on top of their game and be confident operating across all disciplines on busy accounts.
The Account Manager needs to have the desire to support the team around them and in particular taking responsibility for and encouraging the progression of junior members of the team. The Account Manager will be reporting into a supportive Senior Account Director who believes in autonomy.
The role would suit an Account Manager with an entrepreneurial spirit as there is great opportunity to grow and shape the business.
Account handling at the agency is of a high calibre and they see themselves as creating an entrepreneurial environment for brilliant work to flourish in.
The role would suit an Account Manager who not only wants to handle great work, but also wants to get their career on track. The agency is buttoned down when it comes to growing its talent in-house. All the Account Managers have clear up to date objectives and progression plans.
The agency has an excellent mentoring scheme and offers bespoke training programmes and one-to-one coaching in order to move people up to the next level.
The type of Account Manager to thrive in this agency will be someone with the desire to influence great creative work and strategy with the drive to go the extra mile for the Client and take a collaborative approach.
Highlights of the Account Manager role:
- Joining a top 10 highly innovative creative agency
- Handling a fantastic UK led account
- Blending above the line advertising with edgy digital
- Working with the agency’s top creative team
- Getting involved with brand strategy
Desirable Experience for the Account Manager role:
- Good above the line advertising agency experience
- Thorough grounding in digital and social media
- Knowledge of TV and Clearcast
- Strong brand strategy
- Eye for powerful creative
Why apply for this Account Manager role?
This agency smartly creates a provocative relationship between the brand and the consumer that kicks the competition out of the category. If you are a firebrand with a passion for great work then this is a fantastic chance to get some creative awards under your belt.
In addition to this great Account Manager role we also have other exciting opportunities for you to look at on our website: www.spectrum360.co.uk
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