Senior Account Manager

7 days left

Create Recruitment
02 Feb 2017
02 Mar 2017
Contract Type
Full Time

My client is recruiting for a Senior Account Manager to either work out of the Leicester or London office. This role also comes with a company car.

As Account Manager you will:

  • Represent the company in presentations and meetings, building good working relationships
  • Be responsible for managing and developing an exciting portfolio of clients
  • Understand client needs, take briefings, consult with confidence and liaise with the studio teams and suppliers
  • Control the financials of specific client accounts from quotations through to invoicing and reporting
  • Deliver a high standard of client service.

The person:

This is an exciting opportunity to join a successful design agency. To be part of our fast paced and highly productive team you must:

  • Have 5+ years design agency experience preferably to include packaging
  • Being a qualified graphic designer with Account Management experience, although not essential would be advantageous
  • Be highly organised, ambitious, and enthusiastic Project and Account Manager with excellent communication skills and considerable experience of managing client relationships
  • Have experience of managing projects from concept to delivery; defining the project plan, timeline, scope and executing the analysis
  • Be diligent and detail orientated with the ability to see the bigger picture; whilst maintaining efficiency, meeting tight deadlines and delivering to the highest standard
  • Have previous experience of running multiple projects simultaneously
  • Have excellent written and verbal communication skills
  • Be outgoing, chatty, engaging, straightforward, smart, credible, ambitious, energetic, and incredibly keen
  • Have experience of working to tight timescales in an agency environment
  • Be a team player with a passion to support the agency in creative and commercial success

The rewards:

  • An opportunity to work with some of the UK’s biggest companies on a variety of interesting projects
  • A highly competitive industry leading salary based on experience