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Senior Account Director – Advertising

Senior Account Director, Advertising, London, Soho £60k - £70k

The Agency

A scion of one of the UK’s most formidable advertising dynasties and a key player on the advertising and digital scene.  They rank as one of the best creative agencies in the industry thanks to their ability to marry classical brand building with cutting edge digital thinking.
They have an eclectic mix of talent and know how to get creative pulses racing by delivering work that people really care about.   They have tuned in to the fact that a fragmented media landscape means that people avoid what they don’t like yet amplify what they do.
In the age of conversation it is all about cut through and this agency produces some of the most engaging creative work in the industry; creating campaigns that people fall in love with.
Their creative work is spare and muscular and they manage to make brands fly that little bit higher.  As a result they have loyal infatuated clients across a terrific portfolio and a clear sense of direction.
New business is plentiful and they have landed several high profile accounts.  

 

The Senior Account Director role

You will be the “point person” on one of the agency’s largest UK based clients.  The account is growing rapidly and the client has just consolidated all the work into one agency.
You will be taking the strategic lead on the brand work across the agency group.  The role offers a true mix of comms since the agency produces everything from cinema, TV, digital, OOH and events.

The role involves over-seeing numerous projects across all the touchpoints.  You will have the opportunity to foster strong client relationships at all levels within the business and to nurture wider network opportunities as you continue to build a business relationship with the client.
Internally you will have the opportunity to flex your leadership muscles as you’ll be managing a strong band of Account Managers and Account Directors on other inter-related parts of the account.
This is a highly enjoyable account with meaty challenges that will give you the chance to set the direction for the agency and the clients alike.
The account is handled by a highly talented creative team who are really inspiring and aim to “up” the creative ante across all the channels.  

 

Highlights of the Senior Account Director role:

  • Joining a top 10 highly innovative advertising agency
  • Running a new UK based account win
  • Blending above the line advertising with edgy digital
  • Working with the agency’s top creative team
  • Taking the lead on brand work
     


Desirable Experience for the Senior Account Director role:

  • Good above the line advertising agency experience
  • Knowledge of TV advertising including Clearcast
  • Strong on brand strategy
  • Eye for powerful creative
  • Good leadership skills


Why apply for this Senior Account Director role?

One of the few agencies that knits digital with advertising whilst taking the strategic lead on all their accounts.   You can lead the brand work; handle great creative work; offer up fully integrated solutions.


To apply for this fantastic Senior Account Director role click the “Apply now” button below.

15 October 2013
15 November 2013
CL 1346
Full Time
Permanent
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