Account Director - Integrated Creative Advertising Agency

Spectrum 360 Recruitment
12 Apr 2018
25 Apr 2018
Contract Type
Full Time

Account Director, Creative Agency, London, Soho GBP50k - GBP55k

What's the Creative Agency like for the Account Director?

A creative hotshop that is part of a well-known international network, this agency offers the best of both worlds. The parent company is hands-off and the London agency has a small independent feel and a strong creative spirit.

This is an agency that champions great creative ideas and has entrepreneurialism running through its veins.

It has built a great reputation based on its unflagging commitment to outstanding creative work and as a result it has attracted interesting clients with big budgets and challenging problems to solve. The agency handles big brands that they have transformed into famous household names.

They pride themselves on cracking complex business problems for their clients. Creative flair and business acumen rub shoulders with each other and their marketing is instinctive and innovative.

The agency is bold, creative and ground-breaking and their ethos is to make work that challenges, excites and pushes dialogue.

This is an agency that knows how to create the conditions for great work to thrive. They are good at generating ideas with ambition that live outside the confines of a campaign and leave the audience wanting more. The cream of creative thinking is spread over its campaigns like caviar!

Unlike other agencies that battle it out as to which marketing discipline has the ascendancy, this agency is truly integrated and TV, press, radio, digital and social media are a natural part of their marketing mix.

The Account Director role

This is a really enticing role for an Account Director handling a new global win that is being led by the London agency.

This is a fantastic well-known account with a global reach that is extremely diverse and growing rapidly and a GBPGBPGBPmultimillion business.

Overnight this has become the agency's flagship account and it has a strong creative heritage offering fantastic marketing opportunities

There is a good portfolio of brands that consists of some market leaders who are looking to maintain No1 position in their sector. But there are also several challenger brands looking to break into new markets and jockey for position with the bigger boys.

There is a strong brand ethos and the role would suit an Account Director who enjoys getting to grips with complex marketing objectives achieved through great creative.

The client is keen to break new ground and keep its competitors at bay.

The agency has a track record for award-winning creative work so the stage is set for an exciting period on a stimulating account.

The agency is seeking an Account Director who is confident (and enjoys) talking about the business and the creative work that the agency is developing to junior & senior Clients alike.

The Account Director will have plenty of headroom with a senior reporting line in an agency with a reputation for offering good mentoring in a supportive environment and the Account Director will be running the account day to day and managing a sparky, enthusiastic team.

The Account Director will be working across the full marketing mix including TV, radio, print/press, digital and social media.

Highlights of the Account Director role:

  • Joining an ambitious creatively driven agency
  • Being the lead on a highly creative account
  • Handling a terrific new win
  • Going on the creative awards trail
  • Handling a lot of ATL and social and digital

Desirable Experience/Skills for the Account Director role:

  • Good creative agency background
  • Experience of working on an international account
  • ATL experience and knowledge of Clearcast
  • A real entrepreneurial approach
  • Strategic aptitude: spotting a good idea and running with it

Why apply for this Account Director role?

If you are an Account Director looking to join a highly creative agency with a strong entrepreneurial streak and get your hands on some blistering creative then this is the perfect opportunity for you. They are highly creative and set to invest

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