Account Manager (Experiential Marketing & Events)

Recruiter
British American Group
Location
Birmingham, West Midlands
Salary
18000.0000
Posted
08 Jun 2017
Closes
08 Jul 2017
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

Account Manager (Experiential Marketing & Events) - £26,000 OTE (£18,000 basic + commission)

The Package

  • £18k basic salary

  • £26k OTE

  • 28 days holiday

  • Birmingham city centre

  • Car parking

  • Full training

  • Pension

  • Clear progression plan

The Perks

  • Working with global brands

  • Sales incentives

  • Amazing office

  • Pool table

  • Table tennis

  • PS4 & Xbox

  • Beer & wine fridge

  • Discounts with high street brands

  • Nights out & office parties

  • Casual dress code

  • Ability to throw a stress ball at the Managing Director on a daily basis

Since we were founded over 10 years ago, we’ve been on a mission to empower young people to do more and go further.

Over the years, we developed a portfolio of youth focused publications, apps, websites, email marketing and on-campus experiential campaigns. And an impressive list of clients including the likes of Amazon, Apple, ASOS, L'Oreal, Samsung, Calvin Klein, Boohoo.

Oh yeah, we’re based in a super cool, central Birmingham office.

The Role

Our On-Campus team is hiring due to expansion and requires driven, self-starting and self-motivated business development staff to take a proven product into new markets.

You will be joining a very successful team, where you will be responsible for selling on-campus and other experiential campaigns.

Your skill set will span: getting through the door of some of the largest brands in the world, client management, the creation of the concept through to the deployment of the campaign. You will manage the sales from start to finish giving you complete control over your clients. You will have full support from the team at British American Group and our extensive experience to execute & help manage the campaign

Many companies call on our on-campus student marketing expertise to deliver bespoke and high-impact brand experiences on campus. The On-Campus team deliver everything from simple flyering to huge buzz-building experiential events, taking the stress out of marketing on campus.

We are looking for the most talented sales people in the industry; you will have on campus and/or outdoor experiential sales experience and have experience in dealing with direct clients. You need to be ambitious, innovative and quick thinking.

The Experiential Marketing Account Manager will be responsible for :

  • Selling on campus / experiential services.

  • Business development.

  • Account development of exciting client base.

  • Building long-term relationships with established top clients

  • Client retention.

  • Providing bespoke campus and other advertising solutions.

Requirements

We are looking for people that have one or more of the following:

  • Degree educated achieving a 2:1 or higher preferably within advertising, marketing, business, or events related subjects (but not essential)

  • Experiential Sales or Marketing, Outdoor Advertising, Event Sales or Experiential Marketing: 2 years.

  • Sold experiential campaigns to large companies or sold event solutions.

  • Experience within the graduate recruitment sector.

  • A proven track sales record.

  • The ability to think on your feet and multi-task.

  • You will be tough, resilient and persistent, people will say no and you will need to be able to react in a positive way.

  • Have the ability to sell your personality over the telephone and face to face.

  • Robust sales process, confident pitching creative solutions.

This truly is a great opportunity for motivated individuals who want to shape a career with a company offering attractive salaries, excellent bonus schemes and great potential for growth and self-development.


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