Group Account Director – FMCG Insight

M4 Corridor, Berks
£50,000 - £65,000 + Benefits Package
21 Jan 2013
21 Feb 2013
Business Type
Analysis, Research
FMCG, Retail
Contract Type
Full Time

Group Account Director – FMCG Insight
£50,000 - £65,000 + Benefits Package
M4 Corridor/Berks

Strong analytical thinker?  Commercially astute?  Fed up with large company bureaucracy and looking for an opportunity where you can really make a difference and be noticed?  This is an exciting time to join this very successful, dynamic and rapidly growing market intelligence agency that specailises in supplying pricing and promotional data to major FMCG clients.  We are looking for an experienced Account Director who ideally has a mix of research agency and possibly client side FMCG experience too, as you will be responsible for managing some very high profile FMCG clients.  You will have a team reporting and your role is to help shape the strategy of the division as well as be the senior contact on key accounts. 


Our Ideal Candidate


You will already have account management experience and market research experience within the FMCG arena.  You are very likely to come from a research agency – IRI, AC Nielsen, Kantar or GFK would be very good starting point and if you also had some client side experience even better.  You will have a strong academic background and enjoy a client facing role and have a strong track record of building client relationships.  You will be an accomplished presenter who enjoys sharing actionable insights with clients.  It is essential that you have managed a team previously.


Client Profile


Hugely successful market intelligence agency that launched in 2008 and is already 50 people strong and growing rapidly in the UK and broadening into new markets.  They are the largest provider of real-time price and promotional tracking, delivered via powerful online analytics.


Tarsh Lazare is committed to finding the right roles for talented candidates. We are a leading name in marketing recruitment and have a significant amount of marketing recruitment experience, working with brand management, communications, category management and insight/research specialists. If you would like to discuss this role, or any other roles that might be suitable, please e-mail or call one of the team.

Email:  Tel: 020 7566 9890.