Account Manager - FMCG/Retail/Shopper Marketing

FS1 Sales, Marketing, Digital & Creative
Milton Keynes
09 May 2017
08 Jun 2017
Contract Type
Full Time

Account Manager - FMCG/Retail/Shopper Marketing

Location: Milton Keynes with regular travel in to London (could suit those living in North London/Hertfordshire)

Salary: up to £36k

A global creative agency seeks an Account Manager to develop large-scale Retail/FMCG and Shopper Marketing Campaigns for a leading multiple retailer.

Reporting to Account Director you will be the eyes and ears of the account. Primarily based in Milton Keynes, with regular attendance to London HQ. You will work alongside colleagues in the Brand team; but also crucially at Clients Head office in Hertfordshire as the role requires working with the client in their own environment, solving interesting challenges with other stakeholders and/or production partners.

The Account manager will need to own the creative process and support the wider Agency team to ensure clear and timely feedback with the client. A calm, confident and personable disposition is essential in the role to handle the large volume of work under pressure. You will need to be able to work to strict on deadlines, constantly managing expectations whilst maintaining clear and coherent communication at all times. You will need to be flexible to travel and familiarise yourself with the portfolio of store formats and regularly visit locations to monitor and appreciate the results of your hard work.

To be successful in this role you will need to have: Proven Account Manager experience, Work or have worked for a Shopper Marketing or Retail Design agency, Have worked on a blue chip, fast-turnaround retail or FMCG account. Have a strong understanding of retail and retail environments. You will be joining a well- known and growing agency in a highly creative and driven team environment, where you can flourish and grow.

Key Words: Senior Account Manager, Account Director, Client Services Director, Communications Agency, Integrated Communications, Marketing Agency, Marketing Agency, AD, GAD, Advertising Agency, Retail Marketing

Employment Agency - FS1 Recruitment is a UK-based agency providing solutions within the Sales, Marketing and Creative fields for permanent, freelance and contract positions please contact us to discuss one of our many positions Our sector experience includes working with a range of business-to-consumer (B2C) and business-to-business (B2B) companies within the Communications, Technology, Media, Leisure, Consumer Goods, Retailing, Food & Drink and Health & Beauty sectors for both Client and Agency side throughout the UK.