Account Manager – Award-Winning Agency

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Big Group
Newbury, Berkshire
£30,000 - £35,000 per annum Plus Benefits
16 Nov 2018
14 Dec 2018
Contract Type
Full Time

Account Manager – Award-Winning Agency
Newbury, Berkshire 

About Us 

We’re Big Group Retail, a key division of Big Group Limited, a creative digital marketing agency. We work with some of the world’s largest brands to deliver innovative retail design projects that enliven and enhance retail experiences. 

Matching competitive tech with human interaction, we aim to keep high streets buzzing with engaged shoppers who enjoy going into stores and browsing physical products rather than leafing through countless online pages. 

Since 1991, we’ve had a successful track record of delivering inspirational creativity and proven results for our global client base. We’re now looking for an Account Manager to deliver a high-quality service to one of our blue chip consumer electronics clients. 

The Benefits 

- Salary of £30,000 - £35,000 
- Permanent health insurance and DIS 
- Healthcare cash back scheme 
- Pension scheme 
- Cycle scheme 
- Fresh fruit deliveries 
- Great development opportunities, both within and outside your department 
- Computer scheme – make savings on IT equipment through a government-backed salary exchange scheme 
- 20 days’ holiday (rising with service) plus Bank Holidays and a Christmas shutdown 

On top of a great set of benefits and fantastic day-to-day activities, you’ll have plenty of chances to build on your existing skill-set, progress professionally and take ownership of a diverse workload. 

What’s more, we promote a relaxed, friendly atmosphere with a warm, family feel and have a great office location in Newbury in the centre of the local town with great access to the Kennett and Avon canal if you fancy a stroll or Newbury racecourse for a flutter. 

The Role 

As an Account Manager, you will deliver a world-class service to our blue chip consumer electronics client. 

As an Account Manager, you will deliver a world-class service to our blue chip consumer electronics client.

In this important role, you will ensure that the client’s retail design projects, including POS assets, are delivered to the highest standards. You’ll need to bring your project management experience, and background of working with demanding client accounts and blue chip brands. You might be coming from a similar creative agency background or making your move from a client company into an agency background.

Specifically, you will: 

- Act as the primary point of contact for clients 
- Deliver briefs in-line with client expectations, timescales and budgets 
- Attend regular client status meetings 
- Create and maintain supporting documentation for projects 
- Identify ways to increase account revenue 


Essential Criteria


To join us as an Account Manager, you’ll need: 

- At least three years’ experience in retail display manufacturing/installation account management

- A degree level qualification or significant relevant experience
- Great communication and relationship-building skills 

We’d love to hear from you if you’ve worked as a Marketing Executive, Communications Executive, Campaign Manager, Client Campaign Manager, Client Relationship Manager, Customer Account Manager or Senior Account Executive. 

Ideally, you’ll have knowledge of marketing communications, print, 3D fixture manufacture and general agency processes, but this isn’t essential. 

Webrecruit and Big Group Retail are equal opportunities employers, value diversity and are strongly committed to providing equal employment opportunities for all employees and all applicants for employment. Equal opportunities are the only acceptable way to conduct business and we believe that the more inclusive our environments are, the better our work will be. 

So, if you are seeking your next step as an Account Manager, please apply via the button shown. This vacancy is being advertised by Webrecruit. The services advertised by Webrecruit are those of an Employment Agency. 

Working hours: 8:30 – 17:30, Monday – Friday