Senior Account Director - Global Network Agency - London


Are you a Senior Account Director? With a passion for technology? A globally renowned award winning, fully integrated agency in London is waiting to hear from you, are you the one? Read on to find out….

Reporting to the Head of Retail, the Senior Account Director or Go-To-Marketing and Retail Innovation Account Director will be a key member of the team who will help this agency deliver innovative and integrated projects that excite clients and help them take a lead in the Future of Retail. Our client is one of the world's top 10 biggest agency networks, with nearly 50 offices in over 40 countries worldwide and as a member of the Retail Team the Senior Account Director will help the team in developing groundbreaking integrated retail activities that can bring our brands closer to the consumers and drive sales. In order to develop and interpret the brief on behalf of the client - an electronic giant - you will require considerable communication abilities, client liaison and project management skills and hands on experience within a retail/BTL agency. Other duties to keep you busy are:-

  • Handle multi-project planning and handling in area of shopper marketing and retail, connecting the dots between online to offline coming up with integrated retail marketing solutions leading the transformation of conventional retail to digital retail
  • Proactive client consulting with innovative retail marketing solutions (innovative POS tools / retail accessories according the local and global needs)
  • Working closely with the clients including regular offsite visits to their head office.
  • Help develop new business opportunities and other client and internal initiatives as they arise.
  • Bring the latest tech trends and, with the team, develop new ideas that challenges the client and the marketplace

Is it you?

The Senior Account Director must be self-motivation, ambition and have a professional approach and capable of working under pressure and to tight deadlines whilst maintaining a professional demeanour throughout. Other skills and experience required are:-

  • In depth knowledge about retail innovation and latest technology trends in retail
  • A 'digital native' and a strong knowledge of technology and IOT in retail
  • Experience on various retail projects which uses Innovative Tech in POS to optimise the CDJ
  • Sensitivity and understanding to different cultures
  • Strong IT skills (MS Outlook, Word, PowerPoint & Excel).
  • Excellent communicator both verbal and written.
  • Experience of developing integrated activity, or a clear understanding of how to approach integrated campaign planning is a must have experience.
  • Be able to show the creativity in strategy development and insight gathering.
  • Excellent organisation skills and with an eye for detail

Salary: up to £75K plus benefits

If you want to put your keen expertise in shopper/retail marketing skills to good use then don't wait, please click apply and send Ali your CV, and he can then get in touch should your skills and experience be are what our client is looking for. Ali is happy to have a confidential chat with you if you would prefer - / mob. 07984 171873

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

Although we try to respond to all applications, unfortunately due to the high number we receive we are unable to respond to all of those who are unsuccessful.

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Job Title:
Senior Account Director - Global Network Agency - London
Contract type:
£70000.00 - £75000.00 per annum + benefits
Contact name:
Ali Wallace
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