Digital Account Director

Forward Role
£40k - 45k per year
12 Oct 2016
19 Oct 2016
Contract Type
Digital Account Director- Award winning digital agency, Manchester £40,000 to £45,000 This impressive digital agency based in the heart of Manchester boasts an instantly recognisable client base and an ambitious growth strategy. They are looking for an experienced Digital Account Director to join their team of digital experts and work on a number of exciting digital development and marketing projects. This agency have a strong reputation for global design and build. Working with some of the agencies key pillar clients across leisure, travel, financial and retail you will be passionate about delivering excellent client relations at both a strategic and operational level. The role of Digital Account Director is pivotal to the agency team and you will act as the agency's representative at all time working in partnership with your clients. As Digital Account Director you will have the responsibility for the retention and development of accounts and will actively seek out opportunities to commercially develop business with key clients. You will be a creative thinker, with a will to succeed This role would suit an experienced Account Director ready for the next step in their career within a renowned agency. Responsibilities: - Both written and verbal briefing of client's requirements back to the relevant team including web projects and digital marketing including SEO, PPC, social and content. - Support with pitch preparation and business development as needed - Provide high level of consultancy, fostering strong client relations. - Management of client budgets - Taking full ownership for and managing the performance and profitability for your designated accounts, in line with agreed KPI'S and financial targets. Experience: -Strong Account Management/ Client services -Strong strategic thinker to challenge conventional approaches and think critically. -Solid understanding of the digital landscape including web developement, SEO, PPC, social. -The ability to work in partnership with a number of clients, working to tight deadlines. -Proven experience of developing accounts. -Ability to foster strong relationships both internally and externally -Have the drive and determination to get stuck in and inspire others If you are looking to join an award winning agency that has a collective environment with a dynamic multi-skilled team who are genuinely passionate about the work they produce then this would be the ideal role They offer a brilliant benefits package alongside this including pension, flexi-time and company holiday. Apply now for this exciting role Digital Account Director- Award winning digital agency, Manchester £40,000 to £45,000 As the North West's leading Marketing, Analytics, Digital and Creative recruitment agency, we are continually receiving new assignments to work on so keep a close eye on our website, Facebook, Linkedin and Twitter pages for a full list of current opportunities as well as market place news and fun stuff. Forward Role is operating as an employment agency This job was originally posted as