Creative Account Director

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Posted By:
Kelsey Hoare

Job Description:

We're working with a small boutique agency who is looking to identify a strategic account director. This team is small, but mighty! They work with some recognizable brands and you will be the force behind 2 of them! You'll be collaborating often with the head of client services/founder of the business, and also the creative lead. This role is for someone who lives to get their hands dirty and think big and creatively. You won't just be paper pushing, but you'll be a key player with strategic creative thinking. If you truly understand the unique requirements of working for a small agency, and are excited by the opportunity to dig into creative briefs, this could be for you!

You’ll have an agency background, and will seamlessly step into your responsibilities as you begin overseeing and growing client relationships and strategies, helping them meet their varied and unique marketing goals. You’ll be integral in delivering campaigns, coordinating work flows, and championing the Client Service team, whilst ensuring all important brand consistency. You’ll perform well under pressure, bring loads of value, and naturally thrive in agency life.

In addition, you’ll need:

 ● Experience of working on brands at account director level

● Experience of working on strategy and implementation. This team doesn't have project managers, so you'll be hands on with getting the job done.

● Integrated experience across digital, social media and marketing communications

● The ability to work collaboratively. 

Key Responsibilities

● Planning and management of campaigns, both on and offline, including print, web, email, social media, display advertising and occasionally experiential

● Prioritise and manage clients’ expectations

● Ensure the effective management of budgets

● Ensure the strategic and creative excellence of team outputs in response to client briefs

● Grow revenues on your assigned client base


● A minimum of 5 years’ agency experience in a marketing agency

● Previous recent experience working in an agency environment at Senior Account Manager / Account Director Level

● Integrated experience across digital, social media and marketing communications

● Excellent organisational and time management skills with strong attention to detail 

What you’ll get in return

● Autonomy to bring your own creativity and style to the mix

● A positive and fun work environment

● The opportunity to work with a mix of well-known and up and coming brands

● Breakfast, snacks and endless coffee along with a well-stocked beer/gin fridge

● Private Health Insurance via Vitality

● Pension scheme

● Macbook work computer and iPhone

● A bonus structure

Client Description:

Small agency based in London focused on healthcare, retail, sports and food.