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Account Director

Job Title: Account Director Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Leicestershire Industry: Account Handling
Salary: £40k - 50k per year Start Date: Not specified
REF: 49905 Job Published: about 2 months ago

job description

+ Account Director

+ Leicestershire – Flexible working

+ £40,000 - £50,000 - Depending on Experience 

A well-known, award-winning, Leicestershire-based agency is searching for an Account Director to lead the team of a growing account within the B2B space.

This agency is well established, not just in the UK, but also internationally. They work with clients in the manufacturing, public sector, automotive and retail.. They are passionate about helping brands strengthen their consumer relationships using a blend of creativity and data to craft meaningful campaigns.


 The role

As their new Account Director, you will be focusing on leading one main account, coming up with strategies for campaigns, and supporting the rest of the team to ensure the briefs are delivered to a high standard. 

What will you get up to day to day?

  • You will be responsible for delivering brilliant creative, digital and data-focused campaigns.
  • You will interpret and progress creative briefs to bring the client’s ideas to life. Ensuring effective communication and acting decisively when problems are highlighted.
  • Present in an engaging and persuasive manner and take ideas and bring them to life.
  • Nurture and build client relationships. Identifying opportunities for development and client growth.
  • Forecast and manage budgets, ensuring campaigns run effectively.
  • Deliver day-to-day projects, including those at a strategic level, understanding the client’s wider vision and bridging the gap between the strategic direction of the account and campaigns.
  • Lead an engaging, high-performing team, manage their workload and drive them towards success through structured objectives and guide the AE & AM & SAM towards finding solutions.

Their perfect candidate has:

  • Proven experience in an AD role at a previous agency.
  • The nature of the client accounts means we require someone who has a well-proven track record in organic client growth, finding opportunities at the slightest hint and chasing them down relentlessly. This should be demonstrated in previous roles.
  • A strong commercial acumen with the ability to interpret data and spot opportunities.
  • Experience in managing multiple projects simultaneously in a fast-paced agency role.
  • Line management experience.
  • This agency loves to empower its people, in return for your hard work you will get hybrid working, 2 days working from home and access to your own training and development plan.


If you are passionate about making a difference and want to be part of this agency, please apply today.

Reference: 49905


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