Group Account Director (Maternity contract)

Job Title: Group Account Director (Maternity contract)
Contract Type: Contract/ Freelance
Location: Central London
Salary: To £66k pro rata
Reference: JW48048
Contact Name: Jonathan Wilks
Contact Email:
Job Published: February 13, 2020 08:00

Job Description

Group Account Director (Maternity Cover) – Networked agency – Central London – to £66k

This multi-award-winning shop has become one of London’s true destination agencies.

Due to the incumbent Group Account Director’s maternity leave, the agency needs a strong Client Leader to head up one of its key accounts.

The agency

Quite simply one of the very best there is. Working here will allow you to grow professionally as you will be learning from some of the smartest people in the industry.

The account

The agency has led this client’s CRM both strategically and creatively for more than six years. It delivers all things CRM from comms and data strategy to marketing automation implementation – creative concepting right through to creative execution.

The team

You will report directly into the Managing Partner with responsibility for seven client service and project management team members.

The role

You will oversee all areas of the business as well as focusing on growing it and developing incremental revenue opportunities. The role provides an exciting opportunity for a bright and ambitious Group Account Director to demonstrate ownership, strategic thinking and the ability to manage and drive forward a large piece of CRM business.

Experience required

  • A strong background in digital CRM
  • Comfortable managing £2m-£3m of business
  • A proven ability to increase business performance
  • Experience of successfully leading and developing teams
  • The ability to lead award-winning accounts
  • Commercial planning skills

Salary and benefits

To £66k, depending on experience level, plus:

  • 25 days’ holiday
  • A day off for your birthday
  • Private Health (Bupa)

Group Account Directors with top-drawer digital / CRM experience, please send us your CV today.

To considered for this role, candidates must be eligible to live and work in the UK.

Whilst every effort is made to contact everyone who applies, we are unable to give individual feedback to those who are unsuccessful.