Account Director - Agency. 12 Mth FTC

£40000.00 - £50000.00 per annum
06 Jul 2018
03 Aug 2018
Kirsty Geoghegan
Job Discipline
Experience Level
Contract Type
Full Time
Account Director Communications Agency Account Director MarComms Strategy

Communications Agency Account Director; £40k - £50k. MarComms - Strategy - Petersfield. 12 - 18 month FTC

Your new company

A leading communications agency with an established base of international and UK clients; they pride themselves on offering tailor-made consultancy-based services to ensure that each campaign is as individual as the clients brief. Clients are an eclectic mix of global household names including those within the entertainment, automotive, retail and media industries.
With offices in Petersfield, London and the USA, the agency is able to provide long-term job security, a comprehensive benefits package and opportunities to work internationally.
With an outstanding pipeline of work they are looking to recruit a number of positions, on a freelance and permanent basis.

Your new role

As Account Director you'll take responsibility for a portfolio of high-profile, global, brands. You'll deliver engaging internal communications and employee engagement campaigns via a mix of online and offline channels including websites, newsletters, Apps and VR.
You'll take the lead with Senor Stakeholders and provide advice around current communication trends.
No two days are the same; this is a 360 role from conducting internal audits, managing focus groups, providing creative briefs, through to delivering pitches and managing budgets.
In addition you'll provide support to a wider Account team and liaise with the in-house design team. This role is both strategic and practical, you'll generate, edit and proofread content.
You'll also be responsible for all financial elements including campaign budgets and year on year account growth and have the opportunity to travel across the UK and to the USA.

What you'll need to succeed

You'll already be a successful Account Manager or Account Director within a marketing or communications agency.
With a passion for words you'll be able to add value to brands and organisations via a wide range of communications, all supported by data and research, and ideally with a strong "story telling" element.
Using a strategic approach you'll plan and manage a variety of online and offline campaigns for multiple clients is essential. You'll possess an exceptional level of attention to detail, be self-motivated, and take an enthusiastic approach to work

What you'll get in return
£40k - £50k salary + 25 days holiday + pension + healthcare + exceptional benefits including free onsite parking. Each day you'll work alongside passionate people, within a supportive working culture.

What you need to do now

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