Account Director

Middlesex/Surrey border
£45-60k plus benefits
28 Jan 2013
28 Feb 2013
Contract Type
Full Time

 Account Director

Middlesex/ Surrey

£45-60k + Great Benefits

Are you an Account Director with a commercial flair and a fantastic record in new business conversion? This superb role will suit an entrepreneurial spirit with a background in marketing agency account leadership and offers the chance to become part of the management of this small and exciting communications agency.

Specialising in employee communications and employee engagement strategy development this hugely successful niche agency has an enviable list of global clients, and countless leads for new business opportunities.  They are now looking for someone to come on board to develop these leads and introduce a raft of new clients.

To be successful in this Account Director role you will

  • Be an experienced agency account director
  • Have a background in communications or branding
  • Have a strong knowledge of digital – including web and social media
  • Be highly strategic in your approach and thought process
  • Demonstrate strong commercial acumen
  • Have a proven track record in converting leads
  • Have the gravitas and credibility to develop relationships with global clients at senior level

It is also important that you have experience of working in a small, flexible agency environment, and understand all that that entails. 

You should be self-motivated, driven and goal-oriented.  You will also need flexibility - you may need to hop on a train or a plane to see clients, sometimes at short notice!

Salary will be commensurate with your experience.  And the right person will have the opportunity to lead the agency as part of the board after a qualifying period.

If you would like to apply, please email your CV, stating your current salary, notice period (if any) and confirming your eligibility to work in the UK.

We apologise, but due to the high response rate we are unable to respond to every application. If you have been selected for interview, you will hear from us within 5 working days.

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