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Junior Account Manager/ Account Manager for Design/Marketing agency London £32/40K

£32,000 – £40,000 yearly

Barker Graves.

Barker Graves.

Last Updated: 1/28/23

Job Description

Account Manager/Senior Account Manager

Independent branding and design studio is looking for a client services account/project manager to join their growing team. Their clients range from food producers to beauty brands, travel and tourism to corporates. They are looking for a dynamic individual who is driven by making a big difference in a small team and enjoys working in a fast-paced environment. The successful candidate will be responsible for the day-to-day management of the studio’s projects, working closely with the two founders and partners to streamline operations and create new opportunities. A positive, 'yes' person with brilliant problem-solving skills and a keen interest in design and branding is key.

The role includes but is not limited to:

- Becoming the key point of contact for creatives and clients including leading client meetings

- End-to-end client management, from project planning to budget management and everything in between

- Understanding the client's business and objectives and working closely with them to achieve their project goals

- Inspiring teams by creating interesting, strategically concise briefs and managing internal project distribution and organisation

- Reviewing output before sending to the client to ensure it meets the creative and strategic requirements

- Developing and managing relationships with production teams including printers and suppliers

- Reaching out to suppliers and co-creatives for samples and getting savvy with the strengths and weaknesses of different suppliers or producers - to be in a position to propose solutions to either the client, creatives or both

- Structuring the studio’s growth by contributing ideas and better practices and processes

- Representing the studio to potential clients or partners and attracting new business

Experience Requirements

- 4 years+ agency relevant experience; within a small-to-mid-sized design agency

- Management of production

- Fluency in English and excellent communication skills - written/spoken


- Fluency in project management software

- Experience using the Adobe Suite

- Experience with a similar organisation - especially one that specialises in print production

- An interest in, or some exposure to food and drink branding and brand strategy

Salary and perks!

- £32 - £40k

- 25 days holiday

-- Birthdays off

- The opportunity to agree flexible working hours and some working from home allowances

- An opportunity to make a real difference in a small, powerful studio - and the chance to shape and grow the role

Company Details

London, London, United Kingdom
Barker Graves Recruitment, Est. 1998We pride ourselves on our grown up approach to recruitment. Barker Graves is a recruitment consultancy specialising in account handlers, creatives, and planners for a range of communications agencies. The company was established in 1998, is based in Soho in London and has three experienced consultants who between them have over 40 years of recruitment experienc...