Account Manager

City of London
£26000.00 - £32000.00 per annum
11 Feb 2014
28 Feb 2014
Charlie Cash
FMCG, Retail
Contract Type
Full Time

The Agency
This agency is at the top of their game. They have reached a very exciting stage in their existence and have gone from strength to strength over the past few years. They are part of a large global network, they are around 70 people strong and are experts in Experiential, Events, Social Media, Digital and wider integrated marketing.

They have a famously great culture and a great office located in the heart of Central London.

The Role
This is a great opportunity for an established Account Manager with a strong background in Experiential marketing to work on a couple of the agencies pillar accounts.

There are 2 clients this role will be focussed on. The first is a leading Automotive brand with a great reputation when it comes to marketing.

For this client the work will cover festival activations that incorporate a wider social media strategy. There will also be a number of creative brand experiences and consumer focussed events and experiential activations throughout the year.

The second client is a fantastic global booze brand. The work for this client will cover off-trace experiential activity, festivals and national brand experience campaigns.

The team is relatively small, so as an Account Manager you will be managing an Account Executive and working with a Senior Account Manager and Account Director.

They have a strong production department which the Account Manager will be working with on the activation of campaigns, as well as a planning team.

This role comes with huge scope to progress up the career ladder in a very exciting and forward thinking agency.

The Ideal Candidate
The ideal Account Manager will have at least 3 years of agency experience within an experientially focussed role.

Specific client experience is not essential, however previous experience of working on either an automotive or drinks brand is preferable.

You will possess an ability to get under the skin f client briefs, offering insights during the planning process. An understanding of the production process would also be ideal, although they are not looking for a producer, merely someone who gets it.

You will be confident, outgoing and great with clients.

We expect a high number of applications for this Account Manager opportunity so don't hesitate - APPLY NOW!