Account Director | Integrated Retail Marketing Agency | £55k

Location London
Discipline: Account Handling
Job type: Permanent
Salary: to £55k
Contact name: Hayley Kinnersley
Contact email: hayley@direct-recruitment.co.uk
Job ref: HK/3294
Published: 8 months ago

Account Director - Integrated Retail/Shopper Marketing Agency | London | £55K

The Company:

This a fantastic opportunity for an Account Director or a Senior Account Manager looking to step up. This highly reputable retail / promotional marketing agency is looking for an Account Director to work on a flagship account. The agency has an amazing culture - open and collaborative, encouraging ideas and involvement from all levels. The agency fosters an environment where everyone is trusted with autonomy, and you will have the opportunity to make an impact. 180 people in total and everyone matters!


The Role:

As Account Director, you will lead and deliver exemplary brand experiences for customers. You will work across numerous product promotions where you will have the opportunity to:

  • Developing strategic direction and a deep understanding of your client's business challenges, to translating them into communication and partnership opportunities, and looking at every touchpoint to connect with customers.

  • Lead the campaign planning process, and develop a compelling strategy to deliver market-leading campaigns and partnerships with an ideas first approach.


About You:

Outside of your drive, passion, ambition, and fun-loving approach to everything you do, the agency would like you to have:

  • Proven ability to lead integrated campaigns and solid experience in working with creative development and suppliers.

  • Experience of working in an integrated agency.

  • Entrepreneurial spirit, creating opportunities, and identifying areas of growth.

  • Strategic thinking skills.

  • Good business and financial acumen.

  • Senior stakeholder management experience.

  • To be an enthusiastic team member and leader.

  • Excellent communication skills.

  • A collaborative attitude.


This is a highly varied role where you will get to work on a range of projects from integrated campaigns to brand partnerships and toy development!