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Group Account Director - Marketing

Job Title: Group Account Director - Marketing Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Leicestershire Industry: Account Handling
Salary: £45k - 55k per year Start Date: Not specified
REF: 48525 Job Published: 3 months ago

job description

The Pitch team have the absolute pleasure of exclusively partnering with one of Leicester hidden gems. CWA Markeing Agency have a long and very well established team with a portfolio of clients who trust their guidance’s, value their input and can’t get enough of their creative ability.

In late 2020 Pitch and CWA developed a partnership and a recruitment plan to grow the agency talent and to bring in a range of key hires. These hires allowed CWA to enter a new phase and progress the business to a new level. 

The team is now ready for the next level of their growth plans and in order to achieve their 2022 goal they’re looking for a Group Account Director to join an agency and play a key role moving forwards. 

The Group Account Director has come about due to growth in the agency’s accounts and the requirement for a strategic and commercial senior manager to join the team has arisen. Reporting directly into the MD, you will:

  • Take the lead with the agency’s biggest accounts.

  • Manage the account handling team

  • Share responsibility for the growth and development of business.

  • Day to day you will be working with an array of local, national, and international brands across of range of sectors so there is plenty to get your teeth into. 

  • With a path to progression and development already paved for you there’s a long-term future for the right person and a package to support your growth too. 

What makes this team so special is not just the quality of their thinking and their creative output, but also their collaborative, ego free culture, where brilliant ideas can come from anywhere regardless of role or level. As such the agency are looking for a brilliant team player, skilled at managing and motivating talented teams and enabling their ongoing development. An individual who is capable of working closely with clients on high level marketing decisions. Taking sharp strategic action that will support brand with their growth, development, and diversification. If successful you’ll step into a role supported by an established team and will pick up responsibility for a portfolio of brands, a growing client services team and have a place and the senior management team meetings. 

To be considered you’ll need a strong marketing background, a commercially focused approach. Experience of managing middle managers and be confident taking a team through a growth plan whilst delivering on your responsibilities to the board.

The role is a challenge but has a planned progression path, a supportive team with a hands-on culture. So, you have everything you need around you to be successful! If I’ve convinced you to throw your hat in the ring, please send your CV over today for immediate confidential consideration. 

This is a truly fabulous opportunity for any Group Account Director with serious ambition to join an award-winning team. For consideration, please send your CV to or call me for a confidential chat on 07814 057 584

As a retained partner all applications for this position are being dealt with directly by Pitch.


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