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Account Director

Leicester

We are looking for an Account Director to join a fast paced, dynamic team at our Leicester office. They will be the daily lead and contact point for key clients, nurture and grow designated accounts and will also be a fantastic leader/role model for account teams.

Contract

Full-time, permanent

Essential experience

  • Ability to grow your accounts by identifying and landing opportunities in both existing and new areas of the clients business
  • Ability to forecast accurately and set budgets, expectations and deliver results
  • To be a positive role model through exemplary client service skills and first class leadership and management
  • Be a champion of financial rigour and accurate reporting
  • Evaluate creative output against brief and provide credible feedback to ensure campaign objectives are met and exceeded
  • The ability to work collaboratively with Planning to influence and implement a Strategic and analytic approach to communications with ROI at its heart
  • Strong time management
  • Self-sufficient and highly organised
  • The ability to multi task while working to deadline yet still retaining a professional approach
  • Excellent interpersonal skills, displayed by ‘the right level’ of self confidence
  • Ability to work flexibly to deliver client needs
  • Self-motivated, agile thinker
  • Skilled negotiator
  • Polished presentation skills
  • A problem solver with crisis management abilities

 

Essential skills

  • Ability to grow your accounts by identifying and landing opportunities in both existing and new areas of the clients business
  • Ability to forecast accurately and set budgets, expectations and deliver results
  • To be a positive role model through exemplary client service skills and first class leadership and management
  • Be a champion of financial rigour and accurate reporting
  • Evaluate creative output against brief and provide credible feedback to ensure campaign objectives are met and exceeded
  • The ability to work collaboratively with Planning to influence and implement a Strategic and analytic approach to communications with ROI at its heart
  • Strong time management
  • Self-sufficient and highly organised
  • The ability to multi task while working to deadline yet still retaining a professional approach
  • Excellent interpersonal skills, displayed by ‘the right level’ of self confidence
  • Ability to work flexibly to deliver client needs
  • Self-motivated, agile thinker
  • Skilled negotiator
  • Polished presentation skills
  • A problem solver with crisis management abilities

Apply now

So, if you have a passion for communications, a genuine interest in the industry, are forward-thinking and self-motivated, we'd love to hear from you. Interested parties should send their CV to recruitmentwest@bigdogagency.com with AD LEICS in the subject line please.

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