Account Manager / Senior Account Manager

£23000 - £33000 per annum
01 Nov 2013
29 Nov 2013
Ian Lenehan
Contract Type
Full Time
Account Manager / Senior Account Manager: Leeds £23 - 33K (Negotiable)

We are looking for an Account Manager or Senior Account Manager for a fantastic role in Leeds. The successful applicant will be joining an established agency who are looking to grow their northern operation and you will work exclusively on a major retail account. The agency have a long relationship with the client and work on packaging projects across all of their main categories, making this a high volume role with lots of variety. Specifically the Account Manager / Senior Account Manager will be responsible for:

- Working closely with the retail client (typically on site 3 - 4 times per week), to build relationships with their Brand Managers, Product Managers, Suppliers etc.
- Managing packaging projects on their behalf that fully replicate the brand values and enhance sales.
- Juggling of many ongoing projects ensuring the internal design team complete work to a high standard on time.
- Supporting the Account Director with new business pitches.
- Various ad hoc duties.

Retail Packaging experience is essential for the Account Manager / Senior Account Manager, as are advanced relationship building skills. The successful applicant will need to be highly organised and adaptable, with a creative mindset. In return you will join an agency with an excellent track record of promoting from within and whom anticipate significant growth within their Leeds office in the coming years. For more information on this exciting Account Manager / Senior Account Manager role, contact me at your earliest convenience.

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