We're looking for an established Events Account Director with existing commercial experience working for a creative events / experiential agency or within events for a marketing agency. This is a fantastic opportunity to further your career by working in a brand new role alongside a highly established creative events and live marketing team. You could be an ambitious Senior Account Manager wanting a step up or an Account Director looking for a new challenge in the busy world of events and brand communications.
On offer is a unique opportunity to work with a hugely talented and passionate team to manage live event and marketing briefs from start to finish for some of the UK’s biggest companies. My client offers a fun creative working environment as well as a highly competitive salary and fantastic package. The culture within this company is fast moving, the team are friendly, and the atmosphere is lively within the office. There is the real opportunity to progress long term as the company continues to grow.
The right Account Director will play a pivotal part in managing the overall project process from initial client brief through to completion. You will liaise with the client on a regular basis and work closely with the live operations teams to ensure projects are completed to brand, on budget and on time. You will also manage a creative client service team of 3+ account managers and a project coordinator. This role will also involve some support on new and existing business pitches alongside the senior team and developing the strategy for key projects
The experience we need.
Experience in managing and developing a team as a strong Senior Account Manager or Account Director
Proven track record in organising full-scale events and communication campaigns with large budgets
Previous experience working in a fast paced marketing or events agency environment
Attention to detail and ability to deliver client projects on-brand and brief within challenging timescales
Attention to detail, excellent communication skills and work prioritisation / time management skills
What you'll get in return.
Excellent career progression.
A chance to work with a well-known accounts team for an award-winning agency.
The opportunity to develop your event marketing and creative marketing experience.
A competitive salary and good benefits.
How to apply.
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