Account Executive

Adam Recruitment Ltd
12 Feb 2017
12 Mar 2017
Contract Type
Full Time
This is an exciting opportunity for an enthusiastic and driven account exec to work for a leading creative social media agency (with a conscience) at the forefront of devising creative solutions and building brands across FMCG, health & beauty, amongst others.
As well as being a friendly, sociable agency that offers flexible working, they also have a commitment to reducing and off-setting their impact on the environment and supporting the voluntary sector with an innovative scheme for staff.

What you will have…..

Excellent communication skills (both written and verbal)
The candidate must by highly articulate with the ability to communicate effectively with clients, colleagues and suppliers at all levels. Good grammar is essential.

A self-starter
The Account Executive will be an enthusiastic self-starter, who shows genuine initiative and has a flexible approach to work.

The Account Executive will be working across a number of projects at once, so excellent organisational skills are a must. The candidate must be comfortable liaising with the agency's internal teams and working on complex, multi-faceted projects.

Business acumen
The Account Executive will need to work to a campaign budget, so commercial awareness is key. They will also be expected to identify business opportunities and will play an active role in growing the accounts they are working on.

The candidate must possess the ability to create ideas that resonate across multiple platforms.
An eye for detail
As the candidate will be responsible for creating presentations in a range of formats, they must be extremely detail-orientated.

The candidate must be able to demonstrate a genuine enthusiasm for marketing, especially across social media, and some experience of working in a marketing discipline is highly desirable. They must be proficient in Microsoft Office, especially Powerpoint.

The Role….

*Developing relationships with a portfolio of clients
*Involvement in creating and implementing multi-platform strategies
*Working closely with the internal teams to ensure that projects are delivered on time and on budget
*Ensuring that strategic campaign plans for each client are continually updated, including mutual objectives and performance reviews
*Writing and proof reading creative copy and presentations
*Evaluating campaign performance and creating reports
*Working to financial targets and enhancing profitability
*Providing general administrative support to the accounts team, where needed.