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Account Director

London (Central)

Salary:   £45000 - £52000 per annum
Sector:   Agency, Digital Agency
Function:   Account Management
Contract type:   Permanent

Date Posted: 23/04/2013 05:00:00

Description

This award winning digital agency based in East London works with some of the world's most enduring and recognizable brands. They are looking for an ambitious Account Director to head up a team of 6 people and be the lead across these accounts. This is a unique opportunity for an Account Director ready for the next step in their career and who is hungry for progression. They have a great creative culture and lots of friendly people that work in a very collaborative way.

As Account Director you will be supporting the Client Services Director on client development activity and managing your own portfolio. The Account Director will Interrogate client briefs (brand truths, reasons to believe), ensuring that are written up (identifying consumer insights and proposition), briefing is factored in and work is reviewed before presenting to client. The Account Director will also be delivering digital campaigns across a range of high profile accounts, and working closely with the client to deliver top creative work - they work at a strategic level with all of their clients so you will need to be a strategic thinker who is able to think outside of the box.
The ideal Account Director will have experience of working in an agency environment and be extremely client facing. You will have Knowledge of digital technologies and have worked across a broad range of digital campaigns at a strategic level. The ideal Account Director will also have previous experience delivering digital campaigns/projects and it is vital that you have managed and mentored a team.
This is a unique opportunity and highly sought after - make an application now! I am working on a lot of roles - it might be the case you can refer a friend or register your interest for other roles I am working on.

Please note that due to exceptionally high levels of response, we are only able to get back to those applicants who have been successful.

Why Purple

Multi-award winning recruitment consultancy Purple set up shop in 2000 wanting to do one thing and do it well: match the perfect candidate with the perfect client across advertising, design, marketing and digital.

www.purple-consultancy.com / 020 3227 3700