Account Executive

Job description

Are you looking to build a career in media?
An opportunity to gain experience and skills working across the full range of performance media with the emphasis on TV.

At Smithfield planning for performance is at the heart of everything we do. Where we have a commitment to investing in and developing our exceptional team of Account Directors, Account Managers and Account Executives.

You will likely be looking for your first career move, or perhaps your first role working in the media planning and buying sector, working for an agency that has a demonstrable commitment to working with our personnel to develop their careers. You will learn the core terminology of offline delivery – TV, radio, and press, as well as about the markets our clients operate in and the challenges they face.

Key to your success in the role will be your ability to engage with your colleagues in the digital and performance teams and to learn about how integrated campaigns for clients work. You will understand the importance of meeting deadlines and of always striving to exceed client’s expectations. Not afraid of undertaking administrative tasks you will be comfortable working both independently and as part of a team.

From you we will be looking for enthusiasm, an enquiring mind, and a desire to learn. Highly numerate you will have a keen eye for detail and a working knowledge of PowerPoint and Excel.

The Package

• Casual dress
• Company events
• Company pension
• Private medical insurance
Hybrid working

The Agency

Smithfield Agency

Are you looking for a role where you will be given unrivalled opportunities to develop your career in media planning and buying? Where will you have full autonomy for leading and overseeing the development and execution of strategic response driven media plans for our clients? An opportunity that will enable you to take the next step in your career working for a privately owned agency that is committed to working with you to fulfil your potential.
We’re Smithfield, an independent media planning and buying agency founded in 2011. We specialise in brand response and performance media, so we love measuring business outcomes for our clients.