Advertising Account Manager

Job description

We are looking for an Advertising Account Manager to join our team. This role requires at least 3-5 years of experience working in marketing or advertising environment. You must be driven with a proven track record of service excellence and a ‘can do’ attitude. We’re looking for someone with the following skills and attributes:
• Excellent communicator and an even better listener
• With an understanding of UK's diverse ethnic audiences
• Ability to spin many plates, delivering multiple projects on time and to
budget
• Knowing a good idea from a bad one
• Knowledge of digital and social media
• A love for working with people in different teams, disciplines and
backgrounds
• Above all else you need to be passionate about bold ideas and
effective work
• Quick learner, open to ideas and a believer of curating ideas if they
don’t already exist


This role involves:
• Managing a portfolio of accounts, leading project management
activity on those accounts:
o Meeting with clients to discuss media and marketing requirements
o Liaising with media planners and other departments, developing a
campaign in line with client budget and goals
o Presenting ideas to clients
o Maintaining client contact throughout the campaign
• Dealing with all aspects of a campaign/projects and tasks related to
your accounts
o Briefing creative staff
o Negotiating costs and terms with clients and suppliers
o Checking and reporting back on campaign progress
• Maintaining and expanding relationships with existing clients
• Delivering sales pitches for new business.
• Completing administrative work, as required
• Managing the account budget and securing payment from the client

The Package

Competitive salary
Performance based bonus scheme
Company pension
IPA membership including CPD
Opportunities to learn and grow

The Agency

Here&Now365 Ltd

Here&Now365 is a full-service agency based in E1 facilitating campaigns for clients focussing on multi-cultural audiences in the UK. We are UK's premier award winning, multicultural agency and have been operating in the UK for over 16 years. We understand the needs of the country's culturally diverse audiences and clientele, and are synonymous with creating and conceptualising dynamic advertising and communication strategies which are reflective of UK's evolving multicultural fabric. We work with a range of global clients - from private to public sector organisations and multinationals to SME's.