Account Director - Advertising

London, Soho
£40k - £45k
21 Dec 2012
21 Jan 2013
CL 1211
Business Type
Account Management
Contract Type
Full Time

Account Director - Advertising (FMCG) – London, Soho - £40k to £45k

The Agency

This well-known network advertising agency has transformed its creative work over the last few years and emerged as a real star in the industry.

Raising the creative bar has put the agency onto key pitch lists and they are recognised as one of London’s fastest growing agencies; outperforming their competitors.

As a result, the agency enjoys a dynamic positive culture that fosters a rewarding relationship between agency and clients.

The agency takes an innovative approach to solving the challenges faced by their clients and they get branding and its practical application to business issues.

This is a stimulating environment with a positive buzz where ambitions are played out through great career development.

The Account Director role

You will be handling a fantastically creative account that is one of the agency’s key pieces of business with a challenging and exciting youth audience.

The agency has had a lot of success with the account to date and is now looking to take the campaign to the next level.  This will involve strategic planning with the client in addition to coming up with new creative ideas.

The role offers a lot of autonomy and the Account Director will be leading their own projects with a senior reporting line into a brilliant Managing Partner who is a fantastic mentor.

The account is UK based and all origination.  Although it is fairly TV heavy, the digital side is rapidly growing.

Highlights of the Account Director role:

  • Good career progression
  • Running a massive UK based FMCG brand
  • Developing strategy
  • Planning comms across the marketing spectrum
  • Producing award winning creative work

Skills/Experience for the Account Director role:

The agency would like to meet an Account Director who is full of ambition and snapping at their heels for promotion.

They would like to see gravitas and an understanding of the commercial challenges faced by the client based on your experience in a good advertising or integrated agency.

In addition to knowing advertising inside out they would like to see a handle on digital and social media, a good creative eye and strong strategic nous.

The agency will expect you to be as passionate about good creative as they are with the ability to raise the bar even higher.

Why you should apply for this exciting Account Director role:

The opportunity is immense. The agency recognises the importance of powerful Account Directors and believes in keeping good talent on board by rewarding success with rapid promotion and offering new and varied challenges.

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