Account Manager

Recruiter
Location
London (Central), London (Greater)
Salary
DOE
Posted
11 January 2017
Closes
08 February 2017
Ref
1250-3240
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

Position: Account Manager

Location: London or Leicester

Salary: 30-40k

Ref: 1250-3240

Our client is looking for an experienced Account Manager to join the client services team. They are an award winning and well respected creative agency who specialise in branding and design. They work with some of the UK's biggest companies on a variety of interesting projects. The successful candidate will have the option to work out of either the London or Leicester office.    

  

As Account Manager you will:

  • Represent the client in presentations and meetings, building good working relationships
  • Be responsible for managing and developing an exciting portfolio of clients
  • Understand client needs, take briefings, consult with confidence and liaise with the studio teams and suppliers
  • Control the financials of specific client accounts from quotations through to invoicing and reporting
  • Deliver a high standard of client service

The person: 

This is an exciting opportunity to join a successful design agency. To be part of a fast paced and highly productive team you must:

  • Have design agency experience
  • Be highly organised, ambitious, and enthusiastic Project and Account Manager with excellent communication skills and considerable experience of managing client relationships 
  • Have experience of managing projects from concept to delivery; defining the project plan, timeline, scope and executing the analysis
  • Have previous experience of running multiple projects simultaneously
  • Have experience of working to tight timescales in an agency environment
  • Be diligent and detail orientated with the ability to see the bigger picture; whilst maintaining efficiency, meeting tight deadlines and delivering to the highest standard
  • Have excellent written and verbal communication skills
  • Be outgoing, chatty, engaging, straightforward, smart, credible, ambitious, energetic, and incredibly keen
  • Be a team player with a passion to support the agency in creative and commercial success
  • Being a qualified graphic designer with Account Management experience, although not essential would be advantageous

Please make sure that your full address and details are included in your application for this role.