Account Director

London (Central)

Salary:   £45000 - £50000 per annum
Sector:   B2B
Contract type:   Permanent

Date Posted: 21/01/2013


This global leading digital agency works with some of the world's most enduring and recognizable brands. Strategically positioned at the intersection of logic and creativity, they are the industry leader in providing performance-driven digital engagement across all channels and industries. Along with producing award winning work, they have a great creative culture and lots of friendly people that work in a very collaborative way.

As Account Director you will be supporting the Managing Partner on client development activity and managing your own portfolio. The Account Director will Interrogate client briefs (brand truths, reasons to believe), ensuring that agency briefs are written up (identifying consumer insights and proposition), briefing is factored in and work is reviewed before presenting to client. The Account Director will also be delivering digital campaigns across a range of high profile accounts, and working closely with the client. To include: day to day liaison, producing contact reports, weekly status reports, preparing presentations. You will be attending regular client meeting to present creative work, campaign and activity reporting, and to review and approve creative and technical work. You will be responsible for managing two Account Manager's and working closely with the Project Management and technical teams to assist in account delivery and planning activity.
The ideal Account Director will have experience of working in an agency environment and be extremely client facing. You will have Knowledge of digital technologies and good knowledge of data and analytics in a management reporting context. The Digital account Director will also have previous experience delivering digital campaigns/projects and team management experience.
This is a unique opportunity and highly sought after - make an application now! I am working on a lot of roles - it might be the case you can refer a friend or register your interest for other roles I am working on.

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