Cathedral Appointments are recruiting an Account Director to join a highly successful, and rapidly expanding, Exeter based PR and Marketing Agency. The agency boasts a strong portfolio of clients across a range of sectors, with a fast-growing reputation in several specialist areas.
As a result of their continued success, they need to strengthen the team with the appointment of an experienced Account Director. Working very closely with the MD, you will take on broad and varied responsibilities which will encompass supporting and directing the implementation team, managing and nurturing key clients and delivering on campaigns and projects.
The successful candidate will have a demonstrable PR and Marketing Agency background, and will display energy, passion, creativity and drive.
Accountabilities and responsibilities will include:
Assuming control of the day to day account management of key clients
Overseeing the delivery and timelines of current projects
Working with the team to ensure that campaigns are delivered to the quality and timescale agreed
Support the MD in the development and acquisition of new clients and accounts
Creative, commercially driven ideas and solutions to strategies and campaigns
Experience and skills required
Extensive agency based experience as an Account Director or Senior Account Manager, ideally with a public relation focus
Broad PR campaign experience spanning strategy and implementation
Experience of business development and client nurturing
Great relationship builder, able to influence and negotiate in a positive and engaging manner
First class communication skills, great writing and copy experience
Previous experience of managing a small team or individual would be advantageous
Strong working knowledge of social media channels and digital marketing techniques and tools
Event management and delivery experience
If you are ready take your career to the next level, and have the skills, experience and background required, we would love to hear from you!