Senior Account Director / Group Account Director
A little about us…
Based in seven acres of Devon’s finest countryside, Bray Leino, part of themission, is a UK top 20 integrated communications group with energetic businesses spanning advertising, digital, 3D spaces, media, direct response, training and events. We are a top 3 B2B marcomms Agency, who are dedicated to finding surprising ways to make our Clients brands stand out. More than 350 people work across sites in the UK and Asia, serving a wide range of national and international businesses. themission is made up of 16 specialist agencies employing over 1,100 people in 24 offices that take in the length and breadth of the UK as well as offices in Asia and the US.
About the role and person…
We have a great opportunity for an experienced Senior Account Director // Group Account Director to join our team based in Filleigh, North Devon.
To be successful in this role you will need to have a strong B2B background and experience of working with large global clients, managing the unique challenges that brings.
You’ll have experience operating in an agency or similar environment and be able to lead the delivery and strategic development of global accounts.
We’re looking for someone who can build and maintain strong relationships with our clients to ensure that our standard of service continually meets and exceeds their expectations, while managing and inspiring an account team and other colleagues to ensure we achieve this.
In addition, you’ll provide creative direction to strategy, evaluate creative constructively and have a proven track record in the planning and selling of marketing communication strategies. Proven depth of digital experience is also essential for the role.
This position means the successful candidate will travel internationally.
And in return…
We offer a competitive salary and benefits package, with outstanding training and progression - plus the unique lifestyle opportunities of a West Country home, alongside:
- 25 days’ holiday, increasing to 29 after 2 years’ service (not including Bank Holidays)
- Company pension scheme
- Medical Cash Plan – including employee assist programme, contributions to dental, optical, physio etc.
- Employee Discount Scheme – an online platform for all staff offering a variety of discounts at various shopping outlets
- Outstanding training and progression
- Refer a Friend Scheme
- Regular staff social events
- Company Christmas closure
- Long service award
- Cycle to Work Scheme