Account Manager - Marketing Agency

  • Job Reference: 796604497-2
  • Date Posted: 24 November 2022
  • Recruiter: Vanilla Recruitment (UK) Ltd
  • Location: London
  • Salary: On Application
  • Sector: Creative, Digital, Marketing
  • Job Type: Permanent

Job Description

We're looking for an experienced agency based Creative Account Manager to join an established team based on-site within a client environment.

The successful applicant will manage the clients printed and digital promotional campaigns. You may also be involved with artwork production, digital screen management and other workstreams.

Based at the client's head office in East Finchley, London 2 days a week, you'll join a hardworking creative fun team who welcome honest feedback and actively encourage innovation and professional development. The role will be pivotal in successfully helping the client bring their brand to market, so candidates must demonstrate outstanding commercial, creative and technical acumen, alongside excellent communication skills.

Duties and responsibilities:

  • Managing and delivering creative projects from initial brief through to final completion, within budget and deadline and to the highest standard.
  • Providing excellent client service and solutions to the customer
  • Identifying, prioritising and managing conflicts between cost, time and quality.
  • Attending client briefing and presentation meetings alongside other client team members
  • Engaging with Account Directors and Project Managers to ensure project objectives are achievable and meet quality standards
  • Identifying opportunities for the update and development of systems and business methods
  • Continuously keeping informed of emerging trends and market conditions

Skills and experience required:

  • Experience of account managing within a digital or creative, full service marketing agency and managing campaigns
  • Strong project management and organisational skills, with examples of having successfully delivered a range of creative projects which generated excellent client feedback
  • Experience of working effectively with people - particularly in terms of briefing, estimating and efficiently managing internal studio and production resources
  • Demonstrates a natural ability to direct and lead others to ensure end-to-end project delivery, while managing all aspects of the production process
  • Excellent organisational skills, including a strong attention to detail and the ability to manage multiple projects simultaneously

Hours of work:

  • Monday to Friday 9:00am - 5:00pm

Benefits:

  • Flexible working - 2 days London, 3 days remote working
  • Free lunch / meals whilst in the office
  • Employee wellbeing initiatives
  • 25 days holiday
  • Excellent opportunities for career progression and personal development