Account Director – Brand & Innovation

London (Central), London (Greater)
28 Apr 2014
28 May 2014
br/ad brand & innovation
B2B, FMCG, Retail
Contract Type
Full Time

Account Director – Brand & Innovation


Fantastic career opportunity to join this global brand and innovation consultancy whose clients include world leaders from a wide range of sectors such as:

* culture, *retail, *media, *technology, *finance, *not for profit.

They are expert in creatively led business strategy, brand architecture and at developing unique brand experiences and products.  They help their clients define their business model and objectives, and how to achieve their goals.  This includes creating exciting and useful joined up brand experiences:

*innovation, *user interface and service design, *social media, *brand identity and engagement, *cultural change management and *internal brand communications.

We are helping them to find an amazing Account Director with considerable relevant experience, passionate about branding, innovation and creativity with a strong understanding of brand strategy.

We need:

- an Account Director that is comfortable and experienced at influencing and guiding the most senior people within organisations

-an ambitious Account Director with proven skills to work collaboratively with strategists and designer to reinvent clients brands.  A practical commercial approach blended with an inventive and agile mindset.  Just as importantly,

-an Account Director who can ensure the smooth running of the account from brief to completion and lead their team by example, act as a role model for best practice client leadership.

An Account Director with proven experience showing ability to:

-manage complex, large high profile accounts

-understand clients business hurdles and cultural mix, and able to steer brand objective and experience to the most positive impact

- drive large teams to give the best of themselves, an instinctive collaborator and influencer

- thrive on the challenge of new business, can naturally create business opportunities and is well connected within the industry

This role will suit an imaginative and dynamic Account Director with a spark to their personality, with presence and gravitas who has significant experience of managing a wide spectrum of branding projects. Recent experience should include working within a branding consultancy, innovation firm and / or brand strategy, and ideally working internationally.  Proven experience to hit the ground running is essential.

This is a sought after brand consultancy to work with, that values innovation, initiative and genuine collaboration, nurturing employees to reach their potential. Based in beautiful offices, the company has a fantastic working culture that places great importance on the wellbeing and happiness of its employees with an excellent in house restaurant, regular social events and many other benefits.

If you are an Account Director with 6+ years branding experience, please send your CV now to or call 020 7287 2050. 

We have a variety of account handling roles available now, please feel free to send your CV in with a cover note detailing what you are looking for; we will get back to you ASAP if we have a role(s) that fits the bill. 

Royds Raphael specialising in placing permanent, temporary & contract staff in the branding, design, creative, communications & media industry.

Sorry, but due to the volume of response only successful candidates will be contacted.