We have a great opportunity for an Account Manager to join a growing independent creative media agency. They are experienced specialists in creative, media, strategy, data and production, backed by one of the largest agency groups. This role of Account Manager is key to their continued growth and success. They are based in London and working flexi remote.
Our bespoke client teams work together to deliver big creative ideas that perform. We call it Performance Storytelling and our clients know the difference it makes. Data and insights are embedded into everything we do. Fast delivery comes as standard. The Account Manager will beworking on a global finanical account mainly and responsible for strategic and creative services.
As the Account Manager you will be the client lead on all brand acquisition projects. You will be expected to take client briefs, synthesise the strategic and creative requirements and brief the relevant internal stakeholders, present & sell work to clients, and oversee all aspects of concept development, production & delivery. You will also be expected to build relationships with key client stakeholders - becoming a trusted and respected creative business partner over time. You will always be on the lookout for opportunities to deepen the client relationship through providing more services and support.
You will be expected to have a deep understanding of the client's commercial objectives as they relate to marketing activity as well as a good handle on the marketing activities of key competitors.
This account is undergoing a digital transformation, so you will be delivering digital first communications aswell as print and be expected to have a good understanding of social and digital media strategies, formats, and innovation.
You will be expected to have a significant impact on the strategic direction and creative output - we like people who challenge and have a point of view!
You will be the lynchpin between our brand strategy team, media planning & delivery teams, and creative production team, speaking to them all daily and managing multiple projects. You will also work with 3rd parties where relevant, who help with large productions.
You will also be control of account finances; ensuring POs are received on time, tracking jobs to ensure we stay on budget, and that all 3rd party costs are estimated for and approved before any work starts.
Who you are
- You are pro-active and a self-starter. You have at least 3 years experience in working in a client facing marketing or advertising / media role.
- You have helped to deliver multi-channel campaigns, working with multiple partners and managing client stakeholders.
- You want to have a tangible impact on the direction of the agency you are part of, not just be a small cog in a big machine.
- You ascribe to the mantra; work hard, be nice!
Please send CV stating your salary expectations.
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