Experiential Account Director, FMCG, Entertainment, Reading, £40-50k

18 Mar 2013
18 Apr 2013
Account Management
FMCG, Retail
Contract Type
Full Time

The Agency:

One of the UK’s most awarded Experiential agencies is looking for an Account Director to work across some of the agencies key accounts.  This office is based in Reading, in a great location, easily commutable from the surrounding areas, including London.

They have a great culture that really nurtures creativity, strategic thinking and hard work. It is a place to build a great career and have a good work/life balance.

Their clients cover everything from FMCG through to sports and entertainment. The work they do covers the entire experiential remit and is very creative.

The Role:

This is a great opportunity for an Experiential Account Director to get into this leading Experiential agency.  This opportunity will have you working across some of the agencies key accounts, managing teams of up to 7 people from Account Executive upwards, whilst reporting in to a Senior Account Director and Group Account Director.

The work will cover everything from Gorilla Marketing, Product Launches, Retail Activation/Brand Engagement, Sampling and road shows – the full Experiential remit.

As this role will be to work on the agencies pillar accounts, it will require the Account Director to be strategic, able to work well with creatives and able to develop strong relationships with clients at a senior level.

This opportunity comes with plenty of scope to progress from Account Director upwards and the chance to work on some truly amazing campaigns.

The Ideal Account Director:

As an Account Director you will be personable, passionate and sociable, with a proven track record in building strong client relationships. You will also possess strong management experience, developed over 5+ years of agency experience.

Experience in Experiential marketing is essential.  Specific client industry experience is not essential; however entertainment experience would be advantageous. New business and pitch experience is also highly advantageous.

You must have proven track record in building strong relationships with colleagues and clients from scratch. This is essential at this level, as t is something that more junior members of teams look to learn from Account Directors.

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Experiential Account Director, FMCG, Entertainment, Reading, £40-50k