Maternity Cover from August - Account Director – PR & Social B2B & Tech Projects

London (Central), London (Greater) (GB)
£Excellent + Strong Benefits + Potential Bonus
23 May 2018
23 Jun 2018
SP 984574
Job Type
Full Time

Fantastic maternity contract opportunity for a top class B2B Account Director.  Great blend of social and digital briefs with other creative B2B campaigns to partner some of the UK’s most innovative entrepreneurs and compelling causes; crafting growth stories to help kick-start businesses, raise awareness and drive commercial success. August start.

This London agency is recognised as a real rising star, and led by a dynamic team boasting fantastic track records growing influential agencies, this firm has already notched up double digit awards & nominations, as well as awesome revenue growth; supporting innovation and tackling an impressive range of modern issues with strategic and integrated campaigns.  It boasts 100% client satisfaction and has an awesome pedigree for growing clients from obscurity to household name market leaders revolutionising their sectors.     

There is a new requirement for a star AD to cover a maternity leave from August.  Working on 4-6 exciting clients, this role will enjoy fantastic exposure to senior client management; enabling you to really own the relationship and partner them to achieve their growth plans.  Supporting agency management, this AD will work on a very interesting blend of tech, consumer finance and behavioural change projects; planning and managing media and social media campaigns.

Candidate attributes:

  • Managing 4-6 existing client accounts; 1 large social/digital brief and 4-5 creative B2B PR
  • Pitching and winning new clients alongside agency founder / associate director
  • Creating content such as strategic report (often based on research), press releases and thought leaders
  • Provide a senior and qualified presence meetings, and to lead these at the appropriate client level
  • Giving advice on strategic issues and media handling issues including crisis management
  • Oversee the management and organisation of events ranging from workshops, photo calls, press conferences, training days etc. on behalf of clients.
  • Play a role in the growth of the business and its systems, organisation
  • Represent the agency at industry forums, conferences and seminars
  • Help manage account execs and senior account execs

Successful candidates will be bright and assured with real intellectual curiosity for the latest current affairs, business and tech innovations and a strong creative streak.  You should have demonstrable experience working with technology, growth or start up clients and experience of fintech or consumer finance would also be valuable.  Candidates will display a strong understanding of b2b projects and social/digital campaigns, be commercially astute in new business and have the ability to manage multiple work streams while effectively coordinating juniors and advising C-suite client management.  If you feel you have the skills for the role, please send your CV for consideration.

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