Group Account Director (CLOSED)

Location Brighton
Discipline: Marketing Jobs
Job type: Permanent
Salary: £60000
Contact name: Liz Reid-Martin

Contact email: liz@talenthubresourcing.com
Job ref: J176
Published: 11 months ago
Startdate: 09/08/2023

Group Account Director (CLOSED)

Brighton

Salary £55,000 - £60,000

Talent Hub is working in partnership with an award-winning marketing agency, in the heart of Brighton. With an enviable client list of well-known brands, they are expanding their clients services team and are looking for a an experienced Group Account Director to head up a team and delivering high quality brand and ATL campaigns for their clients.

For this Group Account Director job, you must have:

  • Worked at Senior client services level for at least 3 years, at a creative marketing agency

  • Proven skills in delivering high quality TVCs, from concept through to production and delivery.

  • Previously created and developed brand strategies for large, well-known brands.

  • Managed a team of Account Managers, mentoring, motivating, and guiding them.

  • Strong project management skills; ability to multi-task, prioritise, problem-solve and plan

  • Confident with presenting and articulating creative ideas

  • Strong financial acumen and experience of scoping and budgeting large scale projects

  • Experience of working with global brands

Responsibilities for this Group Account Director role include:

  • Responsible for managing and developing Account Directors and Senior Account Managers

  • Work closely with the Creative Director and Creative Services Director to achieve optimum inter-departmental efficiency

  • Managing brand strategy and directing creative campaigns

  • Spending time with clients in person building friendships, trust and understand their needs.

  • Build rewarding relationships with your senior client contacts, coordinating agency efforts to ensure retention and growth, whilst identifying new opportunities

  • Ensuring accurate project scoping, budgeting and scheduling

  • Responsible for client financial performance, including forecasting, reporting, cost control, maximising profitability, timely invoicing and securing payment

Some benefits include (too many to list here):

  • 28 days holiday, plus a day off for your birthday.

  • Pension Scheme

  • Private Health Care

  • Training & development for personal career progression

  • Flexible working with occasional WFH opportunities

  • Be part of a company voted one of ‘The Sunday Times Best places to work 2023’