Senior Account Manager - Retail - West London - £45k

£40000 - £45000 per annum + great bens
09 Nov 2012
07 Dec 2012
Sophie Franklin
Business Type
Account Management
Contract Type
Full Time
My client is a small group of 25-30 talented people, who together make a very influential agency that specialises in retail branding and design. Their modern and vibrant offices reflect the nature of their work, and their people are some of the best in the industry!

Having just become a vial part of a huge retail group's roster, they require the help and expertise of a Senior Account Manager. The successful candidate will work very closely with the client, visiting their Head Office in Leeds once/twice a week. They'll become the lead on the projects, so must possess the following attributes:

- Exceptional attention to detail, from the smallest to the largest aspect
- A creative eye, with the expertise to challenge the client on the best course of action when necessary
- The Senior Account Manager will add value to the existing team, and will strengthen their offering by utilising their experience
- A solid understanding of agency life in terms of handling briefs across Planning & Strategy, Design & Artwork, Digital
- The Senior Account Manager will work across a large number of SKUs, so will need to have a similar background
- The ability to maintain long-term relationships, handle budgets and be involved in pitches

If you'd love the chance to get your foot in the door of a leading London branding agency, you must tick the following boxes:

- Proven experience from within a London creative agency
- Be able to demonstrate core values including ambition, pride, integrity, respect and openness
- Experience of retail and/or FMCG is an advantage
- Exposure to print production is desirable

In return for your dedication you'll be offered a salary of up to £45k, plus great benefits including a pension scheme and private healthcare. If you're looking for the opportunity to lead a successful and growing team, and become immersed in the world of retail this could be the role for you - apply today!