Account Director - Advertising Agency

Central London / West End
£40000 - £60000 per annum
21 Apr 2017
20 May 2017
Contract Type
Full Time

Are you looking to work for one of the best advertising agencies in London?

Well, it's time to get excited because we have a new vacancy at one of the largest and most reputable media agencies in town. They are a full-service integrated agency who are renowned for being a truly innovative and forward-thinking company, and right now they have a vacancy for an Account Director to join their award-winning team based in the heart of Soho.

As Account Director, you will be the 'sung' hero who works closely with their flagship account to lead, maintain, and develop agency/client relations.

You'll get to use your strategic and creative flair whilst taking client briefs and developing effective and impactful strategies that can help the agency achieve their business aims.

You will be expected to have the confidence to work independently, managing the client service team's time, and guaranteeing efficient delivery of all projects. You will also be a mentor and assist junior team members to develop their skills and stay motivated.

Ideally, you will have experience across digital and production, however a slight weighting towards one or two of these disciplines will not be a problem if you are keen to learn. You will need an agency background and experience managing and developing key accounts.

If this sounds like your ideal job, please APPLY TODAY.

Responsibilities include:

  • Client handling, and building and maintaining client relationships
  • Account growth and development
  • Taking client briefs and putting together an effective strategy
  • Managing and developing the client service team
  • Building relationships with new clients
  • Managing the efficient delivery of projects

Requirements include:

  • Account Director experience
  • Ability to manage and develop large key accounts
  • Ability and confidence to manage account without guidance
  • Capable of leading client service team
  • Track record of growing account
  • Positive thinker
  • Team player