A fast growing boutique creative advertising agency who are part of a global network and who are on a real high right now are currently looking for a new Account Director to hit the ground running and take charge of some exciting accounts; a leading automotive account and a sport apparel brand. Mentored by the MD you will be working very closely with the other departments of the agency, especially having a strong collaboration with the planning and creative. This role would suit a self-starter who isn't afraid to be hands on and push ideas through.
The agency specialise in creating big brand ideas without boundaries. Advertising and TV is their speciality and you will therefore need to have experience in TV, digital and also integrated comms. This account will have a lot of autonomy and will demand an extremely proactive demeanour and will give the opportunity to shine and develop your skills further. You will be calm and unflappable for a client who may need reassurance and will have a good eye for detail. As Account Director you will also be coaching and mentoring the AMs and AEs in the team so experience of management would be beneficial.
A hunger to create tangible, positive brand behaviour to fulfil brand promises is an essential attribute of the candidate as the agency's passionate ethos of taking on big challenges will require an Account Director with the same drive and beliefs.
Key tasks and responsibilities:
Working into two BD's you will be seen as an important point of contact for the client working with planning and creative as well as management and development responsibilities for the Account Managers on the account. Responsible for the general delivery for your assignments, and support the overall client team is essential for the smooth running of the account. Aiding with the financial aspects will be also another duty required of the Account Director; this will range from internal forecasting to client budgets.
If you have a passion for prospering in a vibrant atmosphere, working alongside a set of very talented and sociable colleagues with a very successful agency, and can demonstrate the skills and experience this company is looking for then we would love to hear from you.
If this sounds like the role for you, please send your CV to Natasha at Natasha.stark@dynamicnewalliances or click "apply" to be instantly considered.