Account Manager - Creative Advertising Agency

Recruiter
Spectrum 360 Recruitment
Location
Central London, UK
Salary
Competitive
Posted
17 Sep 2019
Closes
22 Sep 2019
Ref
1261119839
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
Account Manager, Creative Agency, London, Soho £28k - £30k

What's the Agency like for the Account Manager?

A large well-known network agency with a fully integrated offering that has gone like a whirling dervish up the creative charts and left the industry agog!

Despite its success, the agency has kept its "small" feel and sense of "being part of a family". It acts and thinks independently. It is purposeful about its creative offering by trying to be a "force for good" and making a lasting difference to society as well as driving commercial results.

The agency has a great reputation within the industry not only for its great work but also for its lively culture. There is an energetic vibe and the agency attracts edgy forward -thinkers who can see the direction the industry is moving in and find it exciting to be part of it.

The culture is as important to the agency as great work and it was one of the first to pilot a work/life balance. In addition to an extremely generous holiday entitlement and competitive salary, it also regards a social life as being very important with great knock out agency parties and gigs.

The agency is genuinely media agnostic and has built its reputation around this. It is more excited by the power of the organising idea than the lure of any one channel. It has consistently won awards across a range of channels including film, print, digital and social; plus, a number of strategy effectiveness awards.

The agency is a true meritocracy and prides itself on the diversity and quality of its peoples' skills. Different viewpoints are wholeheartedly encouraged and everyone has a healthy respect for each other's expertise.
The agency will give you the freedom to demonstrate what you're truly capable of and the support to develop your career.

Success begets success and there is a positive outlook on a sunny future and all that it promises.

The Account Manager role

The Account Manager will be handling two important pieces of business.

The first of these is a well-known lifestyle brand. Reporting into the Senior Account Manager and the Senior Account Director, the Account Manager will be responsible for taking ownership of the day to day running of the account.

The Account Manager will build strong and collaborative relationships with the core client team and other external partners and play a pivotal role in shaping the strategic and creative direction of each campaign.

The Account Manager will manage projects from briefing through to production and the deliverables will span across all ATL formats and social media. The account is also one of the agency's biggest on a global level so opportunities to work on global briefs also arise keeping the role challenging and interesting.

For the second account, the Account Manager will be working into the Senior Account Manager and the Senior Account Director on a big government account. This position offers great opportunity and excitement for anyone with big creative ambition and a strong interest in human behaviour. With the client placing huge importance on strategic excellence the agency is seeking an Account Manager who is able to contribute and bring a strong point of view to each brief.

The Account Manager will take ownership of the client relationship, with the support of senior members of the team. Project deliverables span every discipline from ATL right through to web builds.

Highlights of the Account Manager role:

Joining one of the Top 10 creative networks
Handling truly brilliant creative
Playing a significant role in producing impactful, effective and profitable campaigns
Managing projects independently
Being the go-to-person for the Client
Getting stuck in with TV, digital and social media

Desirable Skills for the Account Manager role:

Great creative advertising agency experience
Experience of large multi-channel campaigns
Knowledge of TV and Clearcast
Knowledge of content and social media
Experience on a strategic account
Trained eye for powerful creative

Why apply for this Account Manager role?

The Account Manager will be joining a well-known agency at the top of its game on their flagship accounts that have a track record in winning creative awards.

We can only accept job applications from candidates who meet the essential selection criteria above and have current Right to Work in the UK.

In addition to this great Account Manager role we also have other exciting opportunities for you to look at on our website: www.spectrum360.co.uk

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