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Account Director/ Perm/ 4 days p/week

  • Location

    LONDON, United Kingdom

  • Sector:

    Engagement Marketing

  • Job type:

    Permanent

  • Salary:

    £50k pro-rata

  • Contact:

    Paul Cordingley

  • Ref:

    567

  • Published:

    4 months ago

  • Expiry date:

    2021-07-06

Account Director – Financial Services

I am working with a global Financial Services brand based in Cardiff who are looking for an experienced Account Director.

You will require 4+ years proven experience leading accounts, financial control of accounts, creative briefings and line management of teams.

The position is offering hybrid working (on-site in Cardiff/ working from home) and would suit someone looking for a role working 4 days per week.

 

Key Responsibilities

  • Work directly with the client and be responsible for brand guardianship on their projects
  • Take financial control of accounts, including forecasting and providing regular reports etc.
  • Be accountable for the delivery of growth targets for the account
  • Manage the execution of projects and the in-house creative team across print, digital and integrated campaigns
  • Run team reviews, one 2 one’s and regularly liaise with account and project managers

 

Key Requirements

  • Excellent client engagement skills with the ability to proactively organise and influence clients and build strong and effective working relationships
  • Excellent account leadership skills with a developed financial and commercial expertise
  • First-rate communications skills
  • Understanding of how to integrate with a client-side team whilst maintaining a top tier agency service
  • Highly creative with the ability to generate ideas and practically contribute to studio output
  • Proficient in Microsoft Office and other related software