Energetic & Focussed Account Director Needed – Top 10 Direct Agency – up to £50k

up to £50k
30 Nov 2012
30 Dec 2012
Contract Type
Full Time

This top 10, award winning agency is well known for all the right reasons. All of their clients are household names and have fantastic things to say about the service they receive, this is a testament to this big name agency.

As Account Director, you will work on a well known utilities client.

As Account Director you will have at least 4-5 years experience working in an Account Management role. As Account Director you’re confident, hard working and excited about the prospect of playing a major role within a fast growing new client.

The team is being built now, with the SAD at the helm, you will have fantastic people management skills, and have at least four direct reports.

As Account Director you will:

  • Challenge the client to ensure agency gets the best possible brief
  • Challenge creative to deliver strong, effective creative against brief
  • Have Financial accountability to Senior Management for the performance of the team
  • Overall profitability of account, managing resourcing/expenditure against income
  • Provide leadership and guidance to a team of less senior account handlers
  • Assist SAD with recruitment, reviews and appraisals of all team members
  • Motivate and lead all those involved in campaign development in order to achieve objectives


    As Account Director you will:

  • Minimum of two years of agency experience at Account Director level
  • Have a commitment to achieving results and the ability to influence at a senior level
  • Be a go-getter and driven with hands-on management style
  • Have excellent financial management skills
  • Have the ability to create and deliver the wow factor in presentations
  • Excellent influencing and negotiation skills
  • Display tact, diplomacy, maturity in relating and interacting with people at all levels.

    In exchange you will be part of an exciting agency with a buzz and energy. The salary is negotiable based upon the candidate’s experience, impress them and you’ll be rewarded.

    If you feel you have the requirements for this Account Director role, and want to work in a lively environment that will propel your career, please don't hesitate to send us your CV quoting reference JM5194

    If this role is not what you’re looking for, then don’t worry.

    At Fill Recruitment we specialise in all agency positions. We are currently recruiting for account handlers at Account Manager, Senior Account Manager and Group Account Director levels.

    If you would like to find out more please visit our website: www.fillrecruitment.com or try http://jobs.brandrepublic.com/employerjobs/fill-recruitment-ltd