Account Manager

Putney, South West London
Up to £30,000
28 Feb 2013
04 Mar 2013
B2B, Retail
Contract Type
Freelance / Contract
Full Time

Job Title:            Account Manager

Location:            Putney

Salary:                £26,000 - £30,000


9 month contract, immediate start: 11th March

Our Client, an innovative London agency, specialising in branding, marketing and creative design, are looking for a talented and creative Account Manager to join their enthusiastic and fast growing team.

This Account Manager will have at least 2 years experience in an agency, ensuring you have an excellent understanding of having to work with a number of different brands and projects. Our ideal is for this individual to have some good marketing experience too and this can be agency or client side. 

Your experience will have allowed you take clients from conception stage through to implementation. You have been able to achieve this through your strong management of outsourced areas and influencing internal teams and individuals to deliver in a timely manner, ensuring the clients marketing strategy, campaigns and more importantly their communication and message both internally and externally is executed beyond their expectation.

Your job role summary:

You will assist in the account management to help drive forward Marketing Strategies, Communication and Campaign Development, through the day-to-day delivery and fulfilment of Client briefs, exceeding their expectations. Activity will include on and offline materials, messaging and media’s.

Role and Responsibilities include:

Managing the promotional plans on behalf of clients to ensure timely delivery of marketing campaigns

The proactive development of marketing promotional activity

Working directly with vendors/suppliers in the management of resources in the development of campaigns

Working with key stake-holders and suppliers to develop marketing campaign messaging

Executing, monitoring, tracking and reporting on campaign activity

Researching potential clients, clients and clients’ competitors

Analysing and evaluating campaign effectiveness and delivering continual improvements

Liaising with creatives, printers and PR agencies

Studio traffic management – managing job list, job board and creatives

Creating estimates, sales orders and invoices

Responding to new business enquiries

Experience and skills required include:

2+ years experience within a marketing and or communications agency.

Experience of web and social media analytics as well as HTML email sends.

Understands/Appreciates need for consistency and integration of company's branding and marketing mix, especially PR and online activities

Experience of managing marketing agency activities

A working knowledge of Word, Excel, PowerPoint, Outlook plus use of the Internet and search engines for SEO

Demonstrates excellent interpersonal and communication skills (oral and written) to work effectively with both internal and build effective external customer relationships

Creative flair

Has an appetite to learn and develop new skills

A team player but individual contributor

Can do, positive attitude

A good sense of humour

Strong attention to detail

The role is for someone with a positive approach, our client is a small growing company who punch well above their weight and we are looking for a real can do attitude where nothing is too much trouble.