Account Director, top creative agency in Manchester. Football fan!

Location
Manchester, Greater Manchester
Salary
To £50k
Posted
16 Dec 2020
Closes
16 Jan 2021
Ref
PMPFC9155B
Discipline
Advertising
Sector
Retail, Sport
Business Type
Agency
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full-Time

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 an Account Director who has extensive strategic ability gained with leading agencies. 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 you'll also need to be a football fan! You must have a pedigree agency background and be used to leading big accounts. 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 with an agency who have had a terrific 2020 in spite of the pandemic. If you'd like to know more, please get in touch with Fiona Christian ASAP. Please send an up to date CV to fiona.christian@perfectmarketingpeople.com.