Account Manager

City of London
£26000.00 - £32000.00 per annum
17 Feb 2014
03 Mar 2014
Charlie Cash
Account Management
FMCG, Retail
Contract Type
Full Time

The Agency
This agency is a fast growing, multi award winning integrated agency, based in a fantastic area of Central London. They are located next to great transport links, as well as being in very close proximity to great bars, shops and restaurants, with the area also having a great vibe.

This agency is at the top of their game. They are doing fantastically well at the moment, with great growth forecast for 2014. They are independent; they have a fantastic, social agency culture with some great people working there.

They are specialists in integrated marketing, primarily across BTL channels, including Shopper, Sales Promotion, Experiential, on-trade and off-trade.

The Role
This is a fantastic opportunity for an Account Manager to work on one of the agencies key accounts - a premium alcohol brand, across 2 of their premium drinks labels. As an Account Manager you will be working across all of these 2 premium drinks brands on-trade campaigns. This will include a strong mix of POS, experiential, in-store (on-trade) promotions and on-trade merchandise.

The intention of the campaigns will be to create a presence for these two well-known brands in bars. This will include product launches, creative on-trade campaigns and experiential activity.

Primarily this area of the account is on-trade focussed; however they also have off-trade areas of the account, which this role will also work on, on a project to project basis.

This account is creative and strategic, a great mix of both. As an Account Manager you will be managing an Account Executive and Grad, whilst reporting directly into a Junior Account Director and Senior Account Director.

This Account Manager opportunity also comes with very real scope to progress up to a Senior Account Manager.

The Ideal Candidate
The ideal Account Manager will have experience working on a drinks brand, ideally on-trade.

You will be experienced in BTL marketing and eager to work in a medium sized agency, where you will be hands on, client facing, leading client meetings and lending a hand in the strategic development of campaigns.

This is a social agency with a strong agency culture. As such, they are looking for an Account Manager who is personable, commercially savvy and able to build relationships, as well as be a social part of the agency.

This is a fantastic Account Manager opportunity to work in an amazing agency on a great account.

Please not that we expect a large number of applications, so don't hesitate to apply.