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Senior Account Manager Ref: 1224

  • Job added:   19 December 2012
  • Salary :   Mid to High £30,000s
  • Location :   London
  • Job Type :   Permanent
  • Company :   Copeland Select
  • Contact :   Julia Pennington

Our client is a leading international marketing agency. They are the lead creative/strategic agency for a major automotive manufacturer.

We are looking for a Senior Account Manager who is ready to take on more Account Director level responsibilities or a newly promoted Account Director to work on a vibrant automotive account.

The right person will have a track record of implementing effective campaigns across a number of disciplines. Capable at a strategic level with an ability to put together client presentations - they must be able to demonstrate that they have been taking responsibility for substantially bigger chunks of client business than a Senior Account Manager.

This automotive manufacturer account is one of the largest clients in the agency. Within the account there is: a communications team that deal with developing and delivering integrated campaigns on all the manufacturer’s models; a dealer marketing team which manage all marketing relationships within the UK; and an aftersales team.

Between these three areas, the agency deliver’s all the ATL and Retail communications campaigns and work with the manufacturer’s partner agencies in CRM, Digital and Events to deliver integrated campaigns.

The agency bring the campaign to life through any channel and experience they propose. Creatively they work with a combination of primarily created work, adapted work from centrally developed assets and primarily developed amplification activity. The role is to work in the communications team looking after activity on a selection of the manufacturer’s models.

The successful candidate will have:
A proven track record as an Account Manager or Director in a creative agency
Demonstrate the ability to put together client presentations
Integrated Comms Experience ideally including TV, Experiential and Digital
Experience working on automotive accounts would be highly advantageous
Possess excellent interpersonal and organisational skills
Be educated to degree level or equivalent
Be ambitious and have a very strong work ethic
Be self-assured and have a good sense of humour.


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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