Senior Account Executive - Major Retailer

Recruiter
Forward Role
Location
Manchester
Salary
20000.0000
Posted
08 Feb 2017
Closes
08 Mar 2017
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

Account Executive / Senior Account Executive

Manchester City Centre

£20,000 - £27,000K

This agency have been an incredible success story and work with a large number of the UK's best loved FMCG and Retail brands. 2016 has already proven to be another year of growth for them and they are now heading into 2017 with further plans for expansion. They are recruiting for a Junior Account Manager, Senior Account Executive and Account Executive to work on a brand new win, a huge FMCG retailer. They offer a fabulous work environment in the heart of Manchester city centre and a culture where everyone has a voice and a say in the agencies future. Working under supportive Account Directors, who recognise the importance of investing in training and development this is an opportunity that any Junior Account Manager or Senior Account Executive looking to progress their career should consider.

The Senior Account Executives will work on the agencies key account in the FMCG Retail sector, building relationships with key stakeholders to fully understand the brands and their aims. Duties will include:

- Taking briefs from key stakeholders and playing an active role in planning strategies within the agency.
- Overseeing briefs through to execution ensuring all work is completed on time within budget.
- Providing feedback to the Creative teams to ensure work always meets clients expectations.
- Compiling reports for clients on campaign effectiveness.
- Identifying additional opportunities for clients and presenting ideas back to them.
- Supporting two junior members of staff.

Its a unique opportunity for a Senior Account Executive or Marketing Executive who works in-house with a retailer to have a real involvement in the development of ideas and strategies alongside the creative team, working on major global brands. The work is incredibly varied - one day you might be managing a TV or radio commercial, the next an in-store POS campaign. As part of a rapidly expanding agency with big ambitions, opportunities for progression are very strong.

Applicants for the Senior Account Executive role may have agency or client side experience working with recognisable consumer brands or retailers.

Most important however is the individual. They must be willing to be hands on and able to learn quickly in an environment where no two days are the same. Excellent client management skills are a pre requisite.

For more information on this exciting role contact me ASAP!

Junior Account Manager / Senior Account Executive / Account Executive - Manchester City Centre, £20,000 - £26,000K

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