Account Executive

Recruiter
GB Solutions
Location
Swindon
Salary
£20k per year
Posted
19 Jul 2017
Closes
18 Aug 2017
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
Account Executive - Swindon - £20,000 DOE

The account executive is a principle/secondary client contact in the agency for the day to day management of client relationships. Responsible for monitoring and progressing client campaigns, raising client queries with the wider agency team and proactively informing the client on progress on all work whilst adhering to all agreed administrative processes, maintaining thorough records, and keeping the entire client team and the clients' other agencies and the client fully informed.

You work with senior account management staff to proactively manage the client day to day and the delivery by our internal client team. You keep the account manager on each account informed of briefs and campaign progress, queries and any issues. You manage delivery of all clients' tasks and the communication between the client team internally and the client. You keep senior members of account management working with you informed of your workload in a proactive way and account developments; raising any issues or decisions that need to be made to the senior staff on the account.

Key Responsibilities

* Ensuring all internal processes and procedures are adhered to, at all times, and meeting all internal deadlines
* Drive client campaigns through all departments
* Proactively build strong client relationships
* Manage the clients' expectations and ensure realistic delivery deadlines are agreed internally and with clients
* Delivering to agreed levels of service for each client
* Organise internal and external meetings including travel arrangements, room bookings and catering

Key skills and qualities we are looking for include:

* Motivated, enthusiastic and proactive attitude
* Experience of working within a fast-paced agency environment
* A passion for the digital space
* Knowledge of Display, Affiliates, PPC, SEO and Social Media an advantage
* Analytical approach with strong excel skills
* Attention to detail
* Strong communication skills, both written and verbal
* Ideally an academic degree, science, maths, technology or English based with a minimum 2:1. Science, English or maths 'A' levels if not studied to degree level

Benefits

* Enhanced Holiday Allowance - starting with 22 days per annum plus Bank Holidays, Additional Days at Christmas and a half-day Birthday Lie-In
* Company Auto Enrolment Pension Scheme
* Life Assurance - after probationary period
* Childcare Vouchers
* Annual Eye Tests
* Refer a Friend Scheme
* Continuous Training and Development Programmes
* Free Tea, Proper Coffee, Biscuits and Fruit Every Day
* Stupendous Christmas Party
* Periodic Team Bonding Nights out on the Town, on the Company
* £25, net, per month contribution to Gym Membership
* Free Parking

GB Solutions are a leading employment agency for jobs in Gloucestershire and beyond. As a member of the REC we are committed to working to the highest possible standards for candidates and clients.

Due to the high volume of responses that we receive for our advertisements we are unable to respond to all candidates. If you have not received a response within 5 working days of forwarding your CV to us, then unfortunately you have been unsuccessful on this occasion.

Thank you for your interest and please do not hesitate to forward your CV to us again for other roles matching your skills and experience.