The key role of the Account Director is to ensure the successful development and implementation of client campaigns through effective relationship development and profitable teamwork. The role requires an ability to effectively manage a team, partnering with Planning, Creative and Project Management to ensure flawless delivery of strategically sound and creatively excellent campaigns which are on-time and on-budget.
As a pivotal player for the agency, the Account Director, will be the Business Directors’ go-to for support on agency development. They will be central to developing new initiatives, new business drives, ensuring creative standards are held high, and that the agency is run on profitable commercial foundations.
This role requires a professional, positive, and high-energy individual with great people skills. Someone who works hard, but has fun with it! You will establish yourself as a safe pair of hands to get stuck in on a variety of projects with the view to nurture and grow your accounts.
We are looking for someone with a strong, demonstrable background in retail and shopper marketing with experience in working with leading FMCG brands. Ideally this experience will extend to the alcohol space, however, we’re keen to talk to candidates with an obvious thirst to learn. A proven track record of work going live in grocery, convenience, event spaces, digital and ecommerce channels will be key.
In addition to the above you will:
What's in it for You?
Aside from the usual holiday and pension allowances, you will have access to a whole host of other benefits and activities such as:
You will also have a clear long term career development plan through our Quarterly 'Career Conversations' and access to our learning and development activities such as our Mentor Programme, Power Hours, Inspirational Speakers and online learning platforms.
You can also enter our quarterly 'Pitch Your Passion' competition for a chance to win up to £1,000. 'Pitch Your Passion' is a way for us to celebrate and support the wonderful talents, interests, entrepreneurship and creativity across our diverse workshop.