Group Account Director - Marketing Agency

Location
England,West Yorkshire,Leeds
Salary
£65000 - £70000 per annum
Posted
09 January 2019
Closes
06 February 2019
Ref
112
Contact
Ross Richardson
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
Group Account Director - Marketing Agency

£65k - £70k

Leeds



My client who are a leading marketing Agency based in the heart of Leeds are looking for a Group Account Director to join there team. This will be a great role for current Group Account Director or Senior Account Director looking to make the next step in there career.

As a Group Account Director you will need will have the opportunity to look after a great client base and truly add value to there business. They are looking for a talented individual who can not only deliver high levels of service to clients but also ensure strong probability and have the ability to lead and mentor current staff

Role Responsibilities



* Looking after a large and complex client base
* In charge of pitching for new accounts and ultimately winning new business
* Have the ability to Recruit and train new staff.
* Be able to work efficiently and collaboratively with other areas of business.
* Lead and manage a team.
* Be able to challenge clients and negotiate.
* Win the trust of clients and build long lasting relationships
* Strong management and leadership qualities.





As a Group account Director my client are looking for a candidate who is driven, commercial and has the ability to build relationships quickly and successfully. Ideally you will have a very strong agency pedigree having worked with large reputable brands and can demonstrate how you have grown them by offering great service and new creative ideas.



Ideally you will be excited by training and mentoring more junior members of staff and have a real passion and desire to succeed.

This is a really rewarding role for a Group or Senior Account Director as It will give you an opportunity to work across some huge accounts and truly put your own stamp on clients and ultimately help there business grow.



Please get in touch with RossRichardson@betterplaced.com if you thing you could be the role for you!