Account Director

Job Title: Account Director Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Birmingham Industry: Account Handling
Salary: £40k - 45k per year + excellent benefits Start Date: Not specified
REF: 48018 Job Published: about 1 month ago

job description

Pitch are working in partnership with a fantastic agency based just outside of central Birmingham to help them to find a brilliant Account Director to join their growing team.
This unique agency has experienced huge growth since it was founded six years ago, cultivating a culture that is second to none and offering a working environment that rewards and recognises talent and hard work as well as offering excellent opportunities for progression and development in the longer term. This agency is content focused, they create viral social media content for a range of high profile clients, the results and engagement they see are unbelievable and the content they create pushes every creative boundary.
Their culture is at the heart of everything they do and they’re proud of it. Although an agency of over 100 people, they have worked hard to maintain their close knit feel, each and every individual is recognised and accountable for the part they play in creating highly creative content and forward thinking campaigns. They work in a super cool recently refurbed office space and offer lots of soft benefits including:
  • Your birthday and anniversary off.
  • 9-5 working hours.
  • Free parking.
  • Free breakfast, lunch and snacks. 
  • Coffee bar, onsite barista and a free bar.
  • Regular training and ongoing development. 
  • Flexible working will remain post Covid with two days at home and three in the office.
  • Salary - £40-45k.
This is a fantastic opportunity to join a business that has seen itself double in size over the past 12 months and it’s showing no signs of slowing down! As an Account Director you’ll:
  • Work as a key part of the agencies client services team, leading on a broad range of high profile key accounts, creating strategy and overseeing delivery.
  • Lead and mentor a team of Account Managers.
  • Be working with your clients and creative teams to come up with awesome campaign ideas to promote brands online.
  • Have a focus on video content creation so you’ll be present on high profile shoots and responsible for ensuring content is delivered to an exceptional standard.
  • Have a commercial approach to maximising opportunities within your client accounts.
This agency is looking for a candidate who:
  • Is an established Account Director with a background in integrated, digital or social media.
  • Has agency experience and is used to leading strategy and overseeing delivery for a range of clients.
  • Is a strong team manager, experienced in leading and motivating a team to achieve excellent results.
If you’re an experienced Account Director and you’re looking to join a leading Birmingham based agency, working as part of a passionate and highly creative team within a business that offers excellent benefits and long term progression opportunities then please get in touch!



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