Account Director

West Midlands
£38000 to £45000 per annum
08 Nov 2012
06 Dec 2012
Barny Baker
B2B, FMCG, Retail
Contract Type
Full Time
Account Director, West Midlands, £38-45k

A globally-operating creative marketing agency is currently on the lookout for an Account Director to join their busy West Midlands office.

Applicants should have integrated agency experience.

The role will involve controlling the client service delivery and achieving incremental business development on clients and for the creative and strategic output.

Key responsibilities will include…
- Ensuring that the agency is delivering in all areas including planning, creative and client service
- Leading the strategic delivery from the internal team to ensure insightful, strategic and creative marketing solutions
- Actively demonstrating business development achievements and monitoring client satisfaction
- Pro-actively working with the management team to review and evolve the systems as dictated by client and business needs
- Fostering excellent working relationships internally and externally and using these relationships to grow business
- Taking overall responsibility for the retention, business development and financial management of certain accounts
- Managing a team to success

The ideal candidate will have exceptionally strong experience working within an integrated agency environment. They will have strong people-management skills, the ability to forge relationships with people at all levels, and an excellent commercial understanding.

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