Senior Account Manager (Film Account) – Top 10 Networked Agency

Fill Recruitment
London (Greater)
To £38k + great benefits
12 Nov 2017
15 Nov 2017
Contract Type
Full Time

Senior Account Manager (Film Account) – Top 10 Networked Agency – Central London – £32k-£38k

Networked, multiple award-winning agency seeks a Senior Account Manager to work on a film / entertainment account.

This agency is looking for a Senior Account Manager recently promoted into the position, an Account Manager on the cusp of a Senior Account Manager or an Account Manager who is currently undertaking a Senior Account Manager role but currently holds an Account Manager title.

Does a better opportunity in London exist right now?

The agency

The agency is a leading direct and digital marketing agency and part of a worldwide network.
Recently moved into brand new offices, people come to work for them because they can hone their skills there and develop their career within truly multi-disciplinary teams, working with brilliant specialists in what they do.

The Senior Account Manager role

The agency is looking an Account Manager or Senior Account Manager with solid email production experience to come on board and lead the day-to-day delivery of eCRM campaigns for this iconic brand.

You don’t need to be an expert in email marketing – but solid experience is required as well as good overall digital knowledge.

The agency doesn't do the development of the emails for example, but you must have knowledge of end-to-end email digital design and a good understanding of what you can and can’t do within email marketing.

It is also looking for someone who can hit the ground running with good project management skills.

There is masses of scope for development in this role and it’s a great brand. They are really fun, sociable clients too!

Reporting and context

The position will report directly into an Account Director. The client services team also includes an Account Executive, Senior Account Director and Business Director.

Additionally you will be managing a Junior Account Executive in the role which is great for your management experience / career development, but you don’t need previous management experience to qualify.

The Senior Account Manager will be responsible for leading the delivery of creative email campaigns for the client across EMEA. These creative projects could include anything from announcing the launch of a new film, to a designer collaboration, to a content-based email featuring holiday craft ideas for kids.

The Senior Account Manager will also support the Account Director and Senior Account Director on strategic projects, meaning this is a great opportunity for a Senior Account Manager to work with planning and data teams, and grow their strategic capabilities within the role.

The role and what’s required to do it well…

• Leading day-to-day delivery of email campaigns; from resource requests, brief writing, creative development and presenting work to clients, ensuring projects are on time and to budget
• To become the key client contact, running status meetings and ensuring a high standard of client service across the account
• To act as brand guardian and champion of braver creative choices
• To support the Account Director and Senior Account Director on strategic projects

Senior Account Manager - technical skills / experience required

• Experience of eCRM, email production essential
• Solid communication skills and ability to run a project through an agency
• Excellent project management skills – attention to detail, ability to prioritise effectively, proactivity and forward planning
• A great understanding of the creative development process, working with creative teams, concepts, designers and animators
• Financial acumen and experience quoting and billing
• Client management skills (manages expectations, builds trust, communicates well)
• Good presentation skills (written and verbal)

Absolute essential attributes are:

• Genuine interest in film / entertainment
• Someone who picks things up quickly and can hit the ground running
• Can juggle multiple tasks, but knows when to raise a hand for help
• A natural team player
• Desire to learn and grow strategic capabilities

This is an unbelievable role at one of London’s finest, award-winning agencies!

Account Managers and Senior Account Managers with solid email marketing and eCRM experience and have a love of film, please get in touch!

If this role is not what you’re looking for, then don’t worry. At Fill Recruitment we specialise in all agency positions. We are currently recruiting for account handlers at all levels.

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