Project /Account Manager
A London based production and marketing communications agency are looking for a Senior Implementation Manager (German/ and or French speaking) - 12 month FTC
Do you have experience within a production agency in a client service or a project management role with a strong focus on direct client engagement - then this role could be for you?
Within this role, you will lead and oversee the delivery of unique and out-of-the-box origination and adaptation production projects. You will grow client relationships organically as well as manage the production of both local and global campaigns across TV, Print, Digital and Social.
As this is a production heavy role, you will need to be familiar and comfortable with all production and post-production steps (including but not limited to pre-bid, pre-ppm/ppm, shooting, post-production, and local adaptations as well as transcreation).
Essentials and responsibilities
- Managing the client relationship and client satisfaction.
- Being responsible for the overall delivery of client projects including timelines, approval and final delivery of assets. Working closely with studio producers to execute flawlessly across all disciplines (Broadcast, Print, Digital and Social).
- Coordinating with all production departments both near-shore and on-shore.
- Building strong relationships with the lead creative agency, to facilitate successful deliveries for the client
- Meeting/exceeding revenue, margin, and quality targets on assigned projects and accounts.
- Setting client expectations, reporting on meeting those expectations, anticipating future needs, and responding to client feedback.
- Being process-driven not only in your own work but also ensuring the rest of the team is using the right tools at the right time.
- Helping to improve processes and proactively identify ways to offer a better service to your clients.
- Managing account relationships, monitoring account health, and anticipating needs.
- Responding to account and project needs by flagging resource needs to effectively manage and grow the business.
- Working in partnership with executive producers and liaising with creative teams to ensure quality, on-time delivery.
- Assisting Implementation Director in forecasting and coordinating with external key stakeholders to drive organic and direct client growth.
- Assisting Implementation Director in continually training the team.
- Core experience in origination and adaptation of integrated global campaigns across broadcast, digital & social, and Print. Experience in POS and events advertising is a plus.
- Project and account management experience a must (end-to-end project life cycle)
- Excellent command/knowledge of Word, Excel, and other Office applications
- Experience with business management tools, workflow tools and financial reporting preferred
- Experience putting together and managing large volume project finance
- Bachelor's degree or higher in relevant field
- Excellent written and verbal English skills
- Native or highly proficient in German/and or French , competency in two or more languages preferred
- Experience with transcreation and related workflows, sensitivity to linguistic issues
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