Senior Account Executive

Recruiter
AF Selection Ltd
Location
Manchester
Salary
£21000 - £24000 per annum
Posted
22 Jul 2017
Closes
21 Aug 2017
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
Situated in the heart of Manchester, this is an opening for an experienced Senior Account Executive to join a multi-award winning marketing and digital agency, where you will be given the opportunity to work with a wide variety of iconic brands which can only add value to your career.

The role

As Senior Account Executive on a day to day basis, you will be working on the development award-winning campaigns for a raft of well-known consumer brands, which will have an online and offline focus, implementing each campaign from brief to completion. You will be managing clients' expectations by overseeing the creative and strategic development of each campaign. It will also involve managing budgets and timescales, supporting your Account Director and Account Manager, and potentially managing at least one Account Executive. Projects will range from on-pack promotions to in-store, online, press, radio, TV, viral/social marketing and field marketing.

What we're looking for

To be considered for the role of Senior Account Executive, you will have at least 2 years' experience of handling consumer/ FMCG focused marketing campaigns which may have been gained in an in-house or agency environment. It is also important that you have a sound insight into developing both online and offline campaigns which impact on increasing consumer interaction and awareness. It is desirable that you will have a formal degree in marketing or a related discipline, as well as a stable and progressive career to date. You will also have experience of working on FMCG or retail brands, where you have worked closely with a design or creative studio, overseeing the creative development of projects. You will be expected to demonstrate strong communication skills and experience of dealing with internal teams, external suppliers, and clients, coupled with the ability to lead the creative process.

What's on offer?

Above all else, you will be joining an agency which has developed a superb reputation via their innovative approach to developing award winning campaigns for a client base which is hard to beat in the Manchester scene. You will also be working alongside a team of very talented individuals which will provide a solid and stable platform from which you can develop your career.