Account Manager

Recruiter
Hybrid Recruitment Ltd
Location
City of London, London
Salary
32000.0000
Posted
18 Jun 2017
Closes
18 Jul 2017
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

Job Title: Account Manager

Salary: £32 - £35k

Start Date: ASAP

About the Agency:

The agency is a global content tech/marketing agency that produces premium content for clients such as Unilever, PepsiCo, Estée Lauder, Merck, Intel, Nivea, Nestle, and Telefonica. It helps brands to create effective content through an end-to-end service, from audits and strategy through to creation, publishing, and distribution.

Since their foundation in 2015, the agency has already grown to over 100 employees and has been listed by Forbes Magazine as one of the most promising companies. The agency has offices in London, Sao Paulo, and New York City and has published more than 50,000 pieces of content, which, in turn, has delivered 100 million additional unique users to its clients’ sites.

About the Role:

The agency is seeking an Account Manager to join its London office and to provide support to the Client Partner. The Account Manager will be working across all clients and, along with the Client Partner, will be the main point of contact for clients.

Responsibilities:

  1. Day-to-day account management on our clients’ content projects
  2. Regular communication and liaison with clients at junior and mid level (incl. but not limited to weekly status meetings and reports)
  3. Managing the handling of client feedback
  4. Being comfortable operating in a fast paced agency environment - and working across more than one project
  5. Working closely with project management to ensure projects are completed on time, on budget and hitting the agreed KPIs
  6. Using your knowledge and skills to push clients, the team and the agency in the most productive direction
  7. Identifying and resolving potential issues before / as they arise, and acting as an escalation point if they do
  8. Financial forecasting, invoicing and monitoring + reporting on profitability
  9. Cross and up-selling new ideas to clients

Requirements:

  1. Build and sustain strong and long-lasting relationships with clients;
  2. Excellent written and oral communication skills;
  3. Effective initiative and leadership capabilities;
  4. A keen attention to detail and budgetary restraints;
  1. Full awareness and experience of creative processes and digital production techniques - esp. new platforms, content marketing and online video

Line Management and Reporting:

  1. The AM reports into the Client Partner
  2. The AM won’t have any direct reports initially, but will be responsible for the success of projects in conjunction with the project manager (on time, on budget and hitting KPIs) and will work closely with all members of the team