Senior Account Manager – Advertising

London, Soho
£32k - £38k
27 Dec 2012
27 Jan 2013
Business Type
Account Management
Contract Type
Full Time

Senior Account Manager, Advertising, London, Soho £32k - £38k

The Agency

This great network advertising agency is all about big market - moving ideas and they are famed throughout the industry for their heavyweight thinking.

Thanks to their great reputation for strategic insights they are used as business partners by some of the biggest brand owners in the world.

The agency has built its reputation on best-in-class creative excellence and they take the cream of talent and place it on their top accounts.

However, it is their heritage and genuinely integrated offering that has provoked strong client loyalty that sets them apart from other agencies.

In addition they are famed for their excellent training programme that puts them above the industry norm.

The Senior Account Manager role

There is plenty of headroom on this account since it is an Account Director Designate role.  The agency plans to move you up to Account Director level within the next 4 to 6 months.

You will be managing a pan European FMCG account that is run across more than 20 countries.

London is the hub and the originator for creative and strategic thinking.  This is a recent win for the agency and it is a good time to join the account since you will be there to help develop creative concepts from the beginning and see them rolled out across the various markets.

There is a good portfolio of brands that consists of some market leaders who are looking to maintain No1 position in their sector.  But there are also several challenger brands looking to break into new markets and jockey for position with the bigger boys.

All in all there will be a nice marketing mix with both business and creative challenges for you to sink your teeth into.

The client moved the account over to the agency in order to get award winning work out the door.  You will be working closely with a client who is creatively ambitious and not shy about exploring the role of social media as well as more traditional advertising.

Highlights of the Senior Account Manager role:

  • Rapid career progression
  • Being at the epicentre of the account
  • A good mix of challenger and more established FMCG brands
  • A creatively ambitious client
  • A fully integrated marketing mix

Desirable Experience/Skills for the Senior Account Manager role:

  • Good advertising agency experience
  • A good understanding of brand strategy
  • Integrated confident thinking
  • An articulate presenter
  • Buttoned down project management skills

Why apply for this Senior Account Manager role?

The client is creatively ambitious. The agency has a track record in producing award winning work.  You are pretty much guaranteed the opportunity to get some creative gongs while you are there.

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