Account Executive

Recruiter
Guru Careers
Location
Birmingham
Salary
£Competitive + Excellent Benefits
Posted
05 Feb 2020
Closes
04 Mar 2020
Ref
NF-GCP3371A
Discipline
Marketing
Specialism
Account Management
Sector
Automotive
Business Type
Agency
Seniority
Executive
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full-Time

Account Executive - Birmingham - £Competitive + Excellent Benefits

An Account Executive is needed to join a unique advertising agency based in Central Birmingham. Expect a global business, great benefits, groundbreaking campaigns and superb clients.

Founded in 2011 this multi-award-winning advertising business is revolutionising the traditional agency model, aiming to deliver first class work for great value and fast. With 20 offices across 4 continents, this global player delivers work across all platforms for the automotive and luxury sectors. Due to ongoing expansion they are now seeking an Account Executive to join their team.

Joining as an Account Executive you will be supporting and consulting on the usage of Global Brand Identities and guidelines. Whether you are building strong, trusting relationships with key stakeholders; acting as a brand guardian, immersing yourself in all brand and product developments; taking an active role in support the senior brand identity analyst or demonstrating a thorough understanding of the business model, it will be down to the Account Executive to drive the business forward.

To qualify. You should be an Account Executive / Account Manager / Client Services Manager / Client Relationship Manager or similar with a CV that demonstrates:

  • Previous experience working with international client relationships, in multiple markets with multiple stakeholders;
  • Previous experience in a marketing background;
  • Positive team player but also be able to work autonomously;
  • Able to articulate clearly and with conviction, in person and in writing;
  • Able to make decisions and solve problems based on sound brand knowledge;
  • Excellent time management/prioritisation and project management skills;
  • IT literate;
  • Approachable, outgoing and diplomatic - must have excellent emotional intelligence.

Experience in Automotive is not essential but a plus.

Once on-board, the Account Executive can expect a first-class agency environment offering superb benefits (25 days Holiday, Bonuses, Pension, Life Insurance, Cycle to Work Scheme, ST Loan, JLR Privilege Programme – up to 20% off Jaguar and Land Rover vehicles and more).