Senior Account Director

Job Title: Senior Account Director
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Wales
Salary: £45k - 55k per year
Reference: 35753
Contact Name: Neil Grant
Contact Email:
Job Published: July 15, 2020 17:16

Job Description

Job Title: Senior Account Director – Leading Independent Agency    

Location:  South Wales 

Salary: £45,000 to £55,000 depending on experience plus benefits   


About the Agency

An exciting opportunity for a talented and senior comms professional to join an award-winning independent communications agency in an important leadership role that will help take the agency to the next level. A forward-thinking and agile communications agency, with a reputation for award-winning creativity that delivers impactful results for their clients with a variety of household names in B2C and B2B sectors. With a focus on delivering integrated outcomes for their clients including national and international coverage across all media, high-value links through digital PR and digital acquisition through integrated social media campaigns, this agency is unique in the locality. 

This award-winning agency is also environmentally friendly and socially conscious which is reflected in their benefits, initiatives and charity partnerships. The new Senior Account Director will be joining a collaborative, entrepreneurial and supportive agency with a non-hierarchical structure. The Senior Account Director will have the freedom and autonomy to make a big impact.  


About the Senior Account Director role 

The Senior Account Director will have a leadership role in the agency, owning the P&L for the account team, with scope for growth and progression.     

Key Responsibilities for the Senior Account Director:   

  • Manage and develop the account team  
  • Provide senior client counsel and be a trusted advisor to key clients  
  • Develop integrated comms strategies for leading brands in multiple sectors including digital PR and social media 
  • Play a key role in new business pitches and proposals   
  • Strategically grow retained client servicing to drive revenue growth across all accounts  


About You

You’ll be ambitious and entrepreneurial and have a digital PR background, with a love for all things digital and social. You’ll be looking for more than just a job; you’ll be inherently passionate about delivering award-winning work and securing coverage and links for bold creative work for our clients. You’ll relish the challenge of working at a best-in-class small agency where you won’t be held back by red tape or office politics.    

Skills and experience needed for the Senior Account Director role:  

  • Minimum 6+ years’ agency side experience  
  • Lots of experience leading link-building and content-focused digital PR campaigns  
  • Experience leading and developing team members with a friendly coaching style 
  • Track record of pitching for and winning new business  
  • Enthusiasm and passion  
  • Ambition and drive     
  • Lots of initiative 


For more information about the Senior Account Director role or to apply now please send your CV to Neil at or call 0203 826 1215. 


Reuben Sinclair were voted UK’s Best Agency Recruiter (MARA 2018).   

We specialise in delivering recruitment solutions for complete brand engagement: Sales, Marketing, PR & Digital and work with some of the most innovative, entrepreneurial and award-winning brands and agencies in the industry.