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STRATEGY ACCOUNT DIRECTOR - TOP AGENCY!

London£50000 - £60000 per annum + BENEFITS



THE COMPANY

You'll be joining a top 5 media agency that has seen massive growth in recent years. The agency has fantastic central London offices and a client list that is both impressive and vast. The agency has won lots of awards recently as well as continually winning new business and is now growing its strategy department. It's a great place to work and staff are highly regarded and rewarded; both financially and in terms of a dedicated career path.

THE ROLE

As strategic Account Director you will play a leading role in developing cutting edge media strategies for a brand new piece of business. It's a great opportunity to start working with a new client for the agency and really make your mark; guiding the client through the strategic process and working with big budgets.

A key part of this role is understanding your clients' business needs and how integrated media strategies can cater to these; gaining cut through from competitors and delivering value. You will be a strategic light within the agency and help guide its strategic philosophies and direction. You will help the agency's planners and executional specialists turn industry leading strategies into brilliant campaigns; helping clients smash their business targets, win awards for the agency, become part of popular culture and make the rest of the industry wish they'd come up with the idea.

EXPERIENCE

Have considerable experience of developing and delivering industry leading media strategies.
Gets excited about the potential of any brief.
Can work through a range of inputs - business data, consumer insight, branding documents - and come up smiling with a simple clear way forward.
Loves turning comms strategy into big consumer-facing ideas.
Can be an inspirational mentor for people at all levels across the company.
Is comfortable facilitating workshops with large numbers of people.
Would go the extra mile to help the people around them.
Is un-phased by very senior clients.

This is a fantastic opportunity so please get in contact with James Stevenson on 0796 876 2516. I am also on LinkedIn (search for James Stevenson).

We currently have a number of other exciting senior opportunities which I would love to chat through with you, all at prominent media agencies.
04 January 2013
01 February 2013
10702/001
James Stevenson
B2C, Digital
Full Time
Permanent