Account Manager

Job Title: Account Manager
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: London
Salary: £32k - 35k per year
Reference: Agency AM
Contact Name: Charlotte Callaghan
Contact Email:
Job Published: March 09, 2020 14:12

Job Description

My client, one of the UK’s most diverse agencies, is looking for a charismatic and creative-thinking Account Manager to join their team. They are looking for someone who is keen to learn, wants to strive for success and will consistently identify new opportunities. You will have the chance to work with a number of well-known, international brands and be instrumental in growing the agency’s offering.

Key responsibilities include (but are not limited to):

  • Build and maintain strategic relationships with key client stakeholders at all levels
  • Leading on a portfolio of accounts and managing day to day client communication
  • Being able to effectively interpret customer requirements and briefs
  • Understanding the full agency offering and being able to cross-sell
  • Defining and writing client briefs across all channels
  • Work-flow management – liaising with internal creatives and external suppliers where needed
  • Supporting on pitch development and attending client visits 

The ideal candidate should:

  • Have 2 or more years’ experience in a similar role (agency experience essential)
  • Be commercially minded
  • Be able to manage integrated campaigns across a multitude of channels; creative, email, websites, digital, analytics and social
  • Be organised, adaptable and able to thrive under pressure
  • Have excellent time management skills with the ability to manage several projects at once
  • Have superb communications skills both written and verbally

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