Senior Account Manager

26 Jul 2017
23 Aug 2017
Marketing Disciplines
Account Management, Marketing
Industry Sector
Agency, Marketing Agency
Contract Type
Work Experience Level
Agency-side or Client-side
Agency Side
Job Role
Account Manager

Senior Account Manager

Are you looking to work for an agency that you can create a motivating and inspiring environment in which your team members can develop and produce their very best work?

Our client is an Independent Creative Agency who work with a number of national brands including well known automotive manufacturers and their dealer networks. Due to the success of the agency they are now looking to recruit a Senior Account Manager to run established accounts.

They are a small friendly team and believe in growing long term relationships with their clients based on quality of service and mutual trust.

Main Responsibilities:

  • Ensuring work is produced on time (and within budget)
  • Manage the various components from central marketing functions to franchise marketing teams
  • Builds strong relationships with clients based upon trust/mutual understanding
  • Regularly looks for opportunities to grow the value of the account.
  • Main day-to-day contact with the client, providing direction on creative briefs and steering the projects forward
  • Writing working briefs and ensuring deliverables and timings are met
  • Helps to improve profitability by thinking of ways to cut down on costs incurred running account.

The Successful Candidate will:

  • Have experience in an agency account handling role ideally with automotive however this is not essential
  • Be educated to degree level or equivalent
  • Have good written skills
  • Be highly organised and able to work effectively under pressure
  • Demonstrate excellent rapport building with clients and colleagues
  • Demonstrate leadership and drive in thinking of innovative solutions

To be considered for this role, please forward your CV and a covering letter to Nicola Hedges at Copeland Automotive Recruitment. Ref: GB95