Communications Agency - Account Director

£40000.00 - £50000.00 per annum + 25 days hol, parking, benefits
29 March 2018
26 April 2018
Joanna Crutcher
Job Function
Marketing, PR/Publicity
Contract Type
Full Time
Account Director; Communications Agency. MarComms - International Clients - Employee Engagement. Petersfield

Your new company
A leading communications agency with an established base of international and UK clients; they pride themselves on offering tailor-made consultancy-based services, both online and offline, to ensure that each campaign is as individual as the clients brief. Clients are an eclectic mix of global household names including those within the entertainment, automotive, retail and media industries.
Owned by a global organisation, with offices in London and Petersfield, the agency is able to provide long-term job security, a comprehensive benefits package and opportunities to work internationally. With an outstanding pipeline of work they are looking to recruit a number of positions, on a freelance and permanent basis, based in London and locally.

Your new role
Account Director, based within a vibrant, ambitious communications agency. Working to a London-level, minus the commute or long hours. Managing a portfolio of high-profile global brands you'll on-board clients, plan and create engaging campaigns as well as supervise staff. No two days are the same; this is a 360 role from providing creative briefs, delivering pitches through to managing budgets. Campaigns are delivered via online and offline channels and focus on brand awareness, employee engagement and brand re-positioning as well as other internally focused communications.

Clients are internationally based, mainly in the USA, so occasional travel is involved.

What you'll need to succeed
Experience in an Account Manager/ Account Director role within a marketing or advertising agency. You'll possess strong communications experience, ideally with a strong "story telling" element. Ability to plan and manage a variety of online and offline campaigns for multiple clients. You will have an exceptional level of attention to detail and experience of setting strategy developing client relationships and other tasks such as editing and proofreading. A self-motivated, enthusiastic approach to work; the drive to expand your own skills, as well develop the success of the agency.

What you'll get in return
£40k - £50k salary + 25 days holiday + pension + healthcare + benefits. The opportunity to work on a variety of interesting campaigns with high-profile clients; all solutions are tailor-made for the client so you'll have the chance to think creatively. An inspiring working culture within an established, yet developing organisation. Occasional international travel.

What you need to do now
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