ACCOUNT DIRECTOR - CREATIVE AGENCY - MANCHESTER - £60k OTE £70k
ACCOUNT DIRECTOR - MANCHESTER - £60k + £10k Bonus
A growing creative agency with operations across Europe and the UK is seeking an Account Director to expand an existing client account through several locations, building the business and taking a prominent role in the leadership of a valuable asset.
Excellent opportunity for an experienced Account Director to lead a vital area of the agency
The Account Director will be taking on a warm account and leading the development of the business with this client account across several national locations.
The agency is looking for a strong leader, experienced in business development and pitching to clients, confident in handling tender processes, team building, development of management staff, as well as taking a supervisory role in terms of managing Creatives and PM's to ensure client project requirements are met.
The key day-to-day tasks of the Account Manager include:
- Establishing client relationships with client locations across the UK
- Acting as primary point of contact with a key agency client, ensuring outstanding quality and delivery for all requests
- Working closely with the studio and all departments to ensure briefs are accurate and understood, with appropriate resources efficiently allocated
- Take a proactive role in developing existing business whilst pitching for new areas
Key attributes of the Account Manager include:
- A background in the media industry is preferential
- A proven track record of account experience in an agency environment
- Ability to maintain top-level client service whilst responding to requests in a timely and efficient manner, focussing on details even whilst under pressure
- Outstanding presentation and communication skills
- Proactive and a self-started, able to develop business and relationships with ease
The salary offered is £50-55K per annum, within a growing creative agency, offering support and capacity for career progression. The company has a strong team focus with regular contact and social events, rewarding their passionate and creative staff.
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