The Candidate Ltd

Account Manager

Location
Manchester, Greater Manchester
Salary
£35,000
Posted
16 Feb 2017
Closes
16 Mar 2017
Ref
asc160217a
Industry Sector
Agency, Advertising Agency
Contract Type
Permanent
Work Experience Level
Manager
Agency-side or Client-side
Agency Side
Job Role
Account Manager

Calling all Account Managers! Now is your chance to take your career to the next level by working for a highly established, global media agency in Manchester City Centre!

Our client is one of the UK's leading digital agencies and they have offices located worldwide due to their huge success! The agency consists of one of the biggest and most talented teams around and they now want to add more gifted individuals to the mix. They have developed a number of core training schemes which are in place to nurture and enhance their employee's skills set; joining this company will provide the successful candidate with excellent career growth opportunities!

The Account Manager will plan and oversee integrated marketing campaigns both on and offline, ensuring that all client requirements are met. They will be actively involved in campaign strategy, offering advice to clients with regards to competitor activities and any emerging advances which occur within their market. They will have organisational skills in order to meet deadlines as well as previous experience in a client facing role.

This is a fantastic opportunity to become part of a passionate and ambitious team!

The Main Responsibilities for the Account Manager:

  • Take charge of client meetings; providing them with ground breaking media solutions and offering them guidance on budget allocation
  • Manage the daily campaigns and maximise the client return on investment whilst proactively up selling to clients
  • Liaise with the digital team to implement campaign strategy in reflection of the clients requirements
  • Contribute to any new business projects within the business and evaluate any competitors behaviour; using Mintel, NMR and Ad Dynamics to generate bespoke client insight

The Perfect Candidate:

  • You must have a strong understanding of on and offline media channels and proven experience of developing successful integrated media campaigns
  • A strategic mindset and a logical thinker who has a passion for analysing briefs in order to generate an innovative solution
  • Exceptional communication, organisation and leadership skills are also necessary for you to thrive in the role!
  • Comfortable forging strong work relationships with other employees and clients whilst working in a fast paced environment
  • Proficient in DDS, Excel and PowerPoint

Are you the person we're looking for? Then please don't hesitate to contact us or apply online now!

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