Account Director

Job Category:
Media inc Online/Print
Salary Description:
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We're looking for a candidate to fill this position in an exciting company.

* Account Director, Reporting to Managing Partner
* Day to day lead on Universal Pictures and Coca Cola - leading and managing projects and campaigns from strategic planning to implementation to reporting stage​
* Managing and developing a team of Account Managers and Account Executives - ensuring they are equipped to do their job; managing workflow and providing direction, motivation and support to senior and junior account managers on assigned accounts ​
* Co-ordination of team to deliver media plans - giving direction on audience analysis, media rationale, budget allocation​
* Manage strong supplier relationships, identifying opportunities early and developing innovations to suit our suite of clients ​
* Knowledge of latest consumer trends, media, innovations ​
* Development of strategic media thinking - consumer and industry trends​
* Delegating workload to wider team, and assisting the Managing Partner in developing more junior members including training, mentoring, 1-2-1 sessions, KPI setting and delivery​
* Understand the workings and structures and requirements within GroupM to ensure good working relationship between them and team​
* Playing an active role in New Business
* Ensuring smooth workflow across all departments and agencies​
* Ensure internal administrative, quality and accounting systems are adhered to at all times and are of the highest standard, and that all internal audit requirements are met whilst ensuring other team members are adhering to these​

* Experience at an Account Director level in media, advertising or marketing
* Excellent at communicating ​to all levels of clients and stakeholders
* Able to confidently converse about the media world and keep up to date with the changing landscape
* Forward thinking, analytical and practical in the application of data to briefs​
* Confident and efficient and portray this to junior team members​
* Able to manage client project teams and get the best from them; including intra-agency projects​
* Able to work under pressure, delegate to the team and ensure they deliver against deadlines​
* A strong presenter, lead meetings and deal with clients and partner agencies assertively at a senior level​
* Able to anticipate client needs and deliver beyond a given brief ​
* Able to share knowledge effectively, teach others best practice​
* Mature in your approach to work and building a long-term career in advertising, media and communications

Contact Details:
Contact: JobG8

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