Account Executive

Recruiter
AF Selection
Location
Manchester
Salary
19000.0000
Posted
19 Mar 2017
Closes
18 Apr 2017
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

Situated in the heart of Manchester, we are looking for a marketing 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

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 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, you will have at least 12 months experience of handling consumer 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 at minimum 2:1 level in marketing or a related discipline, as well as a stable and progressive career to date. You will also have experience of working on 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. Attention to detail, market knowledge, creativity, and thoroughness are also crucial for this role.

What's on offer?

A salary of between £19,000 - £21,000 but 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. So if you're looking for a role that will provide professional development and give you responsibility, support, and the chance to work with some exciting brands, send your CV to , or call Samantha on for further information.