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Account Lead- Events Agency- Surrey

Job description

Account Lead/Account Manager
Location: Surrey/hybrid
Salary: £50k-£55k

DNA Recruit is working with a full-service event agency based in the South London.

Our client is operating worldwide, delivering highly memorable in live and virtual events, production, and content across experiential brand activation, culture workshop, medical congress, and product launch.

They have a supportive culture, focused on people and personal development, and an enhanced benefits package

Main responsibilities:

The Account Lead will be responsible for leading and supporting key pharmaceutical accounts as defined by the business and the performance against key KPI's and financial targets.

  • Ownership, development & strategic implementation of Key Stakeholder relationship management
  • Supporting Board Director, Account Director & Senior Account Lead in the development & strategic implementation of client retention strategy
  • Development & implementation of new business (existing client) strategy and targets
  • Ownership, preparation, and timely delivery of stakeholder proposals
  • Oversee project management of allocated client projects
  • Overall responsibility for client budgets and event profitability
  • Development of ongoing review of commercials & pricing initiatives
  • Management of resource allocation to job
  • Develop, mentor and coach all direct reports ensuring periodic meetings to discuss progress and review development plans

The Person:

  • Have experience of building client relationships and proven track record of sales in both client growth and new clients
  • Ideally someone with experience of looking after clients such as Technology Oil & Gas sector.
  • Have the ability to seek out opportunities to develop incremental business with key clients;
  • Are one of those ambitious people who can switch from serious to play in a heartbeat.
  • Strong client relationship skills (need to be emphatic as well as strong, somebody who knows how to earn trust and loyalty from their clients, somebody with gravitas that gives clients confidence)

If you are interested, then please send me your CV via the "link" to be considered and I can then get in touch with you should your skills and experience be what our client is looking for.

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

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