Job description

Account Executive, Events Agency

  • Location


  • Sector:

    Marketing & Communications

  • Job type:


  • Salary:

    £16k per year

  • Contact:

    Matt Darwell

  • Contact email:


  • Contact phone:

    0161 914 8561

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  • Published:

    almost 2 years ago

  • Expiry date:


Account Executive - Events Agency

Stockport/South Manchester 

Starting Salary of £16,000


An exciting opportunity for someone looking to get in to the events agency world. You could be a graduate with a relevant degree wanting to get on the career ladder or an experienced account executive wanting a new challenge with aleading agency. 

This role sits in a large client services team, reporting in to an SAE you will have ownership of your own experiential projects across the UK from brief to delivery.

Key Responsibilities: 

  • Manage activation projects and be the point of contact for all stakeholders.
  • Project research to understand target market and maximise impact of marketing activity.
  • Align a number of marketing channels/meduims to ensure on day activation is fully aligned.
  • Workflow management; internal and external.
  • Budget responsibility of own projects ensuring they are on time and on budget. 


  • Excellent written and verbal communications skills.
  • Financial acumen, budget experience.
  • Pragmatic approach to problem solving.
  • Time management skills, deadline knowledge. 
  • Attention to detail.
  • Creative thinker who can self-start.
  • Degree in marketing/events. 



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