Account Director - Global Agency - London - £50k+

Job Title: Account Director - Global Agency - London - £50k+
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: London
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum
Start Date: 2017-07-15
Reference: SL38060
Contact Name: Steve Lee
Contact Email:
Job Published: March 15, 2017 18:32

Job Description

An opportunity has become available to join a huge global network of nearly 3000 media specialists worldwide. I need a highly experienced agency Digital Account Director to join a team working on one of the biggest global household brands in handheld technology! One of the most exciting accounts within the group and you will also have the opportunity to cross over into their entertainment and travel brands which cover TV, OOH, Print and Radio as well as online.

You will need to understand not only the digital communications arena, but the broader media and commercial landscapes you sit within and should be sufficiently experienced to be able to consider how client and agency issues sit within them. You will also have internal responsibilities, which include mentoring and coaching members of the team as required, to ensure that they deliver on their task effectively.

You will work with the Group Client Director and other key personnel, to determine areas of potential within your clients and how these can be developed through services available at a regional level. You will also be responsible for drawing annual and campaign based digital planning strategies for existing clients as well as new business. You will need to have the knowledge and experience in all digital platforms (Social Media, Display, Mobile, Search, etc…)


-Media planning
-knowledge of all communication channels (especially digital and content)
-Digital strategy and focus on results and measurement
-Passion and curiosity for understanding the audience and brands
-Excellent attention to detail and strong admin skills
-Confident communicator
-Team player
-A strong leader who can run digital workshops with clients and agency partners
-Develop local insight, digital strategy and ideas within key markets
-Ensure implementation remains true to strategic digital platform
-Work seamlessly with local media planning and implementation teams
-Highly personable with a collaborative spirit
-Leading the strategic digital planning output
-Support training needs as directed by the Group Client Director
-Passionate about media
-An excellent and credible communicator
-Experienced in developing strong client connections
-Ability to plan across all media
-Knowledge of tools such as DDS, DoubleClick, TGI, comScore, and Addynamix
-Ability to take key requirements of a brief and be confident to question when necessary

The package, career potential and job satisfaction prospects here are huge! To hear exactly how this opportunity can benefit your career contact Steve Lee – 07500 894 611