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Senior Account Manager, Ref 1197

  • Job added:   18 June 2012
  • Salary :   Circa £35,000 + benefits
  • Location :   Buckinghamshire
  • Job Type :   Permanent
  • Company :   Copeland Select
  • Contact :   Julia Pennington

A highly acclaimed advertising agency is seeking a Senior Account Manager to work on a premium brand automotive manufacturer’s account.

The agency creates everything from national and local press advertising to DM, in-store promotions, digital campaigns and social media. Their Client Services team make sure the client buys world class, brilliantly effective creative work, and they expect everyone to rally the resources of the agency against these aims.

Key responsibilities will be:

Leading delivery of retail work, encompassing: Integrated new car launches, Sales Events, Approved Used sales events, and dealer outreach, including local marketing, brand compliance, media monitoring.

Acting as a ‘team leader’, you’ll work with the Account Director to set the pace of the account day-to-day and be the go-to person for both the wider team, and the client. You’ll need to have a thorough understanding of the broader account, and help guide the Account Managers and Executives in your team to produce fantastic work on their business areas.

The successful candidate will:
Have a knowledge and passion for the UK and Global Automotive sector
Have a track record in an Account Management role in a marketing/advertising agency
Be a strong ‘hands-on’ account manager
Have a strong strategic ability and be able to look at the wider context of a brief
Have strong & proactive client relationship building skills
Have excellent communication skills and show the ability to effectively brief and inspire creative teams
Be highly organised and meticulous in administration
Demonstrate strong leadership skills and the ability to inspire a team
Be prepared to challenge the status quo

This role is an opportunity to take a key role within the agency team, forging the customer communications of one of the world’s great car brands.

To be considered for this role, please forward your CV and a covering letter to Julia Pennington at Copeland Select, Automotive Recruitment.

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