GROUP ACCOUNT DIRECTOR
McCann Campus, Prestbury
Due to the continued success of our work with our largest retail client, we now have a fabulous new opportunity for an established and experienced Group Account Director to join our successful team. Ideally you will be bringing with you a wealth of knowledge, understanding and experience of managing multiple campaigns and teams for a large retail client.
This is a fantastic opportunity to lead on a hugely successful account where you will be responsible for strategically leading the client relationship, as well as the delivery of multi-channel campaigns, to include volume TV and Press campaigns.
• Working exclusively with our largest Grocery Account, which has become one of the most well respected retail brands, supporting the Managing Partner to head up all advertising projects.
•You will lead, direct and develop your highly capable teams, being a strong and developed people manager.
•Reporting directly to the Managing Partner expect a diverse, senior management role where you will provide the key strategic input that keeps campaigns fresh and performing well.
What you’ll need:
•It is essential that you have a proven agency track record and are well experienced in the delivery of volume TV and Press campaigns
•You will ideally have worked across grocery/ retail or FMCG accounts
•Excellent people management skills gained within a leading agency, either as Group Account Director or Client Services Director
•Demonstrate that you can lead, inspire and manage account teams.
•Be able to deliver and demonstrate knowledge, insight and passion for the industry
•Understand the trends and dynamics of the industry.
•Promote your own point of view with a creative and strategic approach.
In Return, we offer:
•A competitive financial and benefits package
•The opportunity to work within the largest integrated agency in the UK, in stunning surroundings, with specialist departments including, animation, video production, planning, digital creative and development and social media.
•An outstanding working environment that really is hard to beat. Based on a 9 acre site the four main buildings form a campus that includes a subsidised Bistro, free car parking, free access to an onsite gym and an outdoor heated pool.