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Account Director

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    Marketing & Communications

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  • Salary:

    £35k - 45k per year

  • Contact:

    Matt Darwell

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  • Contact phone:

    0161 914 8561

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  • Published:

    almost 2 years ago

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Account Director – Integrated Agency

Cheshire/South Manchester

£35,000 to £45,000 DOE

Forward Role are working on a great opportunity for an experienced Account Director or Senior Account Manager looking for the next step to join a successful integrated agency.

Based in Cheshire this agency work nationally with some of the UK's leading brands. They have come up with some fantastic and highly visible ideas over the years on behalf of their clients and have won a number of industry awards as a result. Their office environment is second to none and they have a great track record for progressing people internally. This role is an integral part of the business driving their teams forward. It’s a fast paced client with a team who are always willing to try new things so it offers an exciting challenge for the right Account Director. 

The Account Director's primary role will be to manage relationships with key decision makers. Immersing yourself within the clients business you will be responsible for developing ideas that will deliver a genuine boost in brand performance, presenting the ideas to clients and overseeing the implementation of them across a range of channels. Additionally the Account Director will be responsible for management and development of the team. Providing training and direction in addition to delegating duties will be an important element of the role to ensure the agency retains and develops its best people. Finally, you will also be involved in new business activities assisting with pitches as required. 

The agency are looking for an Account Director with online and offline experience who has worked with major brands. A natural leader with excellent organisational skills, they are also looking for someone who builds relationships easily and who can grow accounts.


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