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Account Director

Summary

Job Title:
Account Director
Contract type:
Permanent
Specialisms:
DigitalEvents & Experiential
Location:
London, England
Salary:
£50000 - £60000.00 per annum
Contact name:
Gemma Knight
Contact email:
gemma@dnarecruit.com
Publish date:
16/11/21

Description

Account Director - Digital/Experiential - London

Are you an Account Director with a passion and understanding of the digital/technology landscape, along with creating live experience? If so, this role is for you!

DNA Recruit are working with a leading global brand experience agency who are looking to recruit as phenomenal Account Director to join their highly talented client services team to work on a variety of accounts, with a strong focus on automotive. Ideal candidates will have both strong digital and live experience and will enjoy managing a team, building an account and the buzz of the pitch! Having a passion and an understanding of the digital/technology landscape as well as live experiences will be a huge plus for this role.

The Person…

You will ideally have experience of and passion for the digital/technological aspects of deliverables. An ability to understand, at a high level, concepts relating to the build of HTML sites, apps, content-lead screen services (VR, AR), touch-screen interactives, and so on. A desire to sell digital/technology projects to clients and an ability to excite the client with the possibilities. An understanding of the needs of digital project managers and how to balance those with the needs of the client or AD team. A modern approach to the use of online tools for process, project and task management will be essential, along with a willingness to constantly learn about new technologies and how these may be applied, and hence sold, to clients. An appreciation of agile-like ways of working (team standups, sprints, product backlogs, etc.) Aware of the general field of virtual/hybrid events and platforms that can service these events Knowledge of the streaming platforms for content distribution (live and recorded) whether across social media or bespoke builds. Experience in working with developers to craft technical solutions and to broadly understand their viewpoints.

Salary: £48,000 - £60,000

Please note you must have the right to work in the UK for your application to be considered.

For anyone who is interested in this role then please send your CV to me via the "link" below to be considered. I can then get in touch with you should your skills and experience be what my client is looking for.

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