Job description

Senior Account Manager

  • Location

    Manchester City Centre

  • Sector:

    Marketing & Communications

  • Job type:


  • Salary:

    Market related

  • Contact:

    Paddy Wells

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  • Contact phone:


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  • Published:

    about 1 year ago

  • Expiry date:


  • Consultant:

    Paddy Wells

Senior Account Manager- 12 months, agency


Have you got experience as a SENIOR ACCOUNT MANAGER in a marketing agency? Ever wanted to work with one of the best agencies in the business? And with one of their leading clients on global campaigns?

If so, I have the perfect role for you!

An instantly recognisable and award winning agency in Manchester is looking for SAM to cover a 12 month maternity leave. This isn’t just covering someone’s work, you will be driving strategy, campaigns, packaging and the relationship with a luxury global brand.

Interested? If so, please contact Paddy Wells at Forward Role Recruitment on (07514)(950197) or (paddy@forwardrole.com)

Role Requirements:

  • Manage the relationship and global marketing/brand strategy for an instantly recognisable luxury FMCG brand.
  • Deliver strategies and campaigns for the UK, Europe, Asia and Latin America
  • Develop new packaging for the products
  • Drive original multi-channel campaigns to drive brand and product awareness
  • Work on POS, brand and interiors for the brands global stores
  • Managing an AE day to day
  • Working with stakeholders at all levels in multiple businesses

Experience required:

  • Demonstrable experience delivering as an SAM in an agency environment is essential
  • Outstanding client relationship management skills required
  • Experience working with luxury brands is essential. FMCG brands would be preferable but not essential
  • Packing experience would be helpful but not essential
  • Able to form relationships with stakeholders at all levels is essential
  • Proven experience driving brand strategy and deliver multi-channel marketing campaigns is key
  • People management experience is a nice to have
  • A creative and organised skill set
  • You must be able to commute to Manchester


A competitive salary and benefits package


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