Account Director - Communications Agency

£36000.00 - £50000.00 per annum + pension / healthcare / 25 days hols
29 Mar 2018
26 Apr 2018
Joanna Crutcher
Experience Level
Contract Type
Full Time
Agency Account Director; £36k - £50k. MarComms - International Clients. Petersfield. 12 - 18 month FTC

Your new company
A leading marketing communications agency with an established base of international and UK clients; they pride themselves on offering tailor-made consultancy-based services, both online and offline, to ensure that each campaign is as individual as the clients brief. This vacancy to provide maternity cover over a 12 - 18 month contract. Due to the agencies growth strategy, at the end of this period there is the possibility of a permanent role. with a view to expanding the current client portfolio.

Your new role
As part of this maternity cover you'll take responsibility for leading campaigns and the team responsible for bringing them to life.
You'll gain an in-depth knowledge of your clients' requirements and execute campaigns across a variety of channels including video, email, social media and other offline channels including print. All work is focused towards an internal audience as part of creating brand awareness, employee engagement and brand re-positioning and other internally focused Marketing Communications. Utilising your excellent communication skills you will consult with stakeholders, lead campaign teams, present and pitch to clients and produce creative and technical copy writing and copy-editing. In addition you will advise on deliverables and be responsible for all financial elements including campaign budgets and organisational growth.

What you'll need to succeed
Previous experience of holding a senior Account Manager/ Account Director role within an advertising or PR agency is essential. You'll be a marketing generalist and be able have a strong portfolio of planning and managing a variety of marketing online and offline communications campaigns. Client-liaison experience is essential, as is people management and the ability to manage a number of projects at any one time. You will have an exceptional level of attention to detail and experience of proofreading documents. You'll have a proven track record of developing existing accounts and securing new work. A clear driving licence and willingness to travel is required.

What you'll get in return
£36k - £50k salary + benefits. The opportunity to work on a variety of interesting campaigns with high-profile clients; all solutions will be tailor-made for the client so you'll have the chance to think creatively and draw upon your previous wealth of experience. An inspiring working culture within an established, yet developing organisation. Chance to travel internationally.

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