Job description

Digital Account Director

  • Location


  • Sector:

    Digital & Ecommerce

  • Job type:


  • Salary:

    £40k - 45k per year

  • Contact:

    Becky Smith

  • Contact email:


  • Contact phone:

    0161 914 8556

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  • Published:

    over 1 year ago

  • Expiry date:


  • Consultant:

    Becky Smith

Account Director, Award Winning Digital Agency, Manchester City Centre, £40- £45k

Forward Role are excited to be working exclusively on this brilliant opportunity for a talented Account Director to be part of an ambitious B2B digital marketing agency based in the Northern Quarter. Having recently won a number of new high-profile clients they are looking for a talented Account Director to help lead their client services function.

As Digital Account Director you will be a key hire in the growth of the agency and will be responsible for dealing directly with a number of clients, ensuring they are kept fully updated with project progress. The agency focuses on complex buyer journeys, content led marketing, web builds and marketing automation. Prior experience of marketing automation would be a major bonus but not necessary!

This agency is a fun, social team with a really relaxed culture and so are looking for someone proactive and excellent with communication, who would love the opportunity to be a key voice for the agency in client meetings. Not only do they win awards they also have an office dog! 

As Account Director you will to a lead with client communication for the account handling team to ensure that projects meet delivery dates and tasks are delegated accordingly. A flair for project management would be ideal as a number of their campaigns are based around website builds and digital marketing, as would a genuine interest in B2B marketing. 


  • An interest in B2B, particularly tech-related B2B would be a bonus.
  • The ability to drive a project to completion - keeping the client on-track
  • Digital campaign management experience
  • The ability to communicate confidently with and advise clients
  • Team management experience would be ideal
  • An ability to turn a campaign or project into clear briefs for the team of designers, content writers and web developers.
  • Someone with the ability to introduce and maintain processes around project management, time management, budgets and billing.

This agency are looking for a Digital Account Director who thrives on exceeding client's expectations through exceptional campaign performance. They are looking for someone to join the team of likeminded personalities who genuinely love the work they do! They offer a brilliant training and development path and it's an exciting time to join as they are rapidly growing. This is a fantastic opportunity for the right person to have a real input into the next phase of their business growth. As Digital Account Director your role is pivotal to ensuring love the work the agency is doing and give them the best service possible. 

Account Director, Award Winning Digital Agency, Manchester City Centre, £40- £45k

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