Senior Account Director - top agency in Manchester
Our client is a leading creative agency in Manchester. Long established, they have an enviable client roster and outstanding creative output for leading brands. We're currently looking for a Senior Account Director (will consider AD) who has extensive strategic ability. You will head up a team working on a global sports brand and we are looking for someone who is a heavy-weight strategically and who has credibility and gravitas working with senior level clients. It's essential that you come from a client services background rather than brand planning as you'll need to manage the campaign development off the back of the strategy. Due to the nature of the client, we are initially looking for candidates who fit the above criteria and who are also obsessed with football. It's not something you can fake and the role would suit someone who can really get under the skin of sports fans and engaging with consumers. You must have a pedigree agency background and be used to leading big account. Through the line experience is required and the ability to turn ideas and concepts into workable campaigns. Leadership skills are essential as is the ability to hold a room with authority. This is a fabulous role to kick off the new year. If you'd like to know more, please get in touch ASAP.