Account Manager - Manchester, Events agency

Location
England,Greater Manchester,Manchester
Salary
£24000 - £29000 per annum
Posted
22 Jun 2017
Closes
20 Jul 2017
Ref
IL24400
Contact
Ian Lenehan
Experience Level
Manager
Sectors
Agency, Retail
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
Account Manager (X2): Manchester, Events agency £24 - 29K

Our client is a leading Events agency in Manchester currently recruiting for two Account Manager. The role will manage one of their largest retail clients - its an exciting, fast paced account offering lots of variety in terms of projects! You'll manage a range of events, experiential campaigns and POS projects within a business that offers excellent career prospects.

The Account Manager role will be extremely varied but duties will include:

* Building relationships with the client to fully understand their needs and objectives.
* Taking briefs from clients and ensuring they are delivered by the in house creative team.
* Manage projects through to completion ensuring work is completed on time with budget. Projects will include store opening events, experiential campaigns, leaflets and POS.
* Meet with clients to discuss briefs and identify opportunities to develop the relationship further.
* Manage a small team of Account Executives!

Its a great business to join that can offer exceptional career prospects. To be considered for the Account Manager role, applicants should be able to demonstrate:

* Experience as an Account Manager within an Events, Experiential or Marketing agency, preferably working with Retail clients.
* Excellent communication skills and the ability to project manage.
* Advanced organisational skills.

For more information on this exciting opportunity, forward your CV ASAP!