Account Manager looking to work in the retail sector?
Specialising in retail, such experience would clearly put you at an advantage but isn’t essential. A strong agency pedigree on the other hand is. The team are looking for a hands on Account Manager to support on one of the agencies leading sports accounts. As a client facing position you’ll been on site with the clients on a regular basis taking briefs and understanding their plans moving forward so you’re always one step ahead. Once briefed you’ll communicate the work to the creative team ensuing they deliver the work on time, on brief and on budget. To be considered you should have experience of dealing with high profile clients with big budgets. A confident communicator you’ll hold your own at board level, spotting opportunities to grow accounts whilst working closely with a talented studio to produce great creative on time and on budget.
You will need previous retail/POP experience and most of all a passion for what you do. The success to date is thanks to a team who put their heart and souls into their work often swiping big pitches from under the nose of the ‘big’ London names.
There’s much more to this job than I can put in here, so send your CV over for immediate consideration