Our client, a fully integrated communications and design agency in Nottingham is looking to recruit an Account Manager to join their very busy team.
The successful candidate will maximise client brands and achieve measurable marketing results with client contacts and agency team members to create and execute integrated marketing communications for clients.
This will include magazine multichannel programmes that include advertising, direct mail, Point of Sale, event/show support, web development and email marketing.
Working closely with the Client Services Director and Managing Director, you will be responsible for implementing plans, including developing timelines and budgets, providing day-to-day client communication and reporting and interacting with other team members to execute strategies
Develop strategic marketing communications and provide advice and support to clients.
Effectively present agency work/proposals to clients and support other team members.
Implement activity on assigned accounts, keeping clients informed of account direction and maintaining forward momentum on projects.
Keep up to date with clients’ brands/products/services/marketing developments – their key issues, competitive situation and industry trends.
Coordinate project timing and budgets with all relevant agency personnel and provide clients with timeline and budget updates.
Check and approve creative/production materials, copy, layouts and production to ensure they are in line with client and agency expectations.
Write proposals for clients’ marketing initiatives and coordinate estimates for client approval.
Lead and participate in client meetings and complete agendas and contact reports for client meetings.
Track agency and supplier costs to help ensure profitability and assist in preparation of client invoices.
Actively identify and develop new business opportunities within existing accounts and support other new business efforts.
Display marketing curiosity and a willingness to push thinking in new directions.
It goes without saying that you will have excellent written and client service skills and broad knowledge of the marketing communications field with a focus on accountability.
You will have proven experience in marketing communications/PR/photo shoots, preferably in an agency setting.
This is offered a s full time permanent job.