A bilingual (French/English) Account Manager is required to run the day to day management of client accounts, support the strategic and creative development of clients’ request on time, within budget and to the expected standards. Reporting to the Account director, the successful candidate will be central to ensure campaigns runs effectively in order to pave way for the build up of strong relationships with clients. You will manage relationships with clients locally and internationally on requests. Responsible for putting together, proposals, pitches, campaign strategies, budget and invoice to client. Manage account executive operations, research into current trends, the market place, clients industry and position in the market in order to develop strategies/projects. Build strong working relationships with new and existing clients through ensuring their needs are met within the time frame stipulated. Undertake other responsibilities and assignments related to the operation of the business, as appropriate, at the request of Management.
Minimum of a Degree in Marketing or Communications coupled with at least four years proven experience of managing large or smaller group of accounts within an organisation. Working experience of working in the same role within advertising or media industry will be an advantage although not essential. Must be able to speak and write fluently in French & English. Have strong analytical and communication skills with the ability to articulate issues clearly and concisely verbally and in writing to clients. Ability to manage time well, prioritize deadlines and handle multiple projects in a fast paced, deadline sensitive and driven environment. Highly organised and have a thorough approach to work. Good presentation, networking and communication skills are required. Past experience of managing people, with the ability to delegate work with constant monitoring and reporting. Applications from EXPATS & LOCALS WILL BE CONSIDERED.
HOW TO APPLY:
Please e-mail your CV along with a supporting statement to us at Protected content , with the post you are applying for and job reference number clearly marked. Please ensure that your supporting statement demonstrates how your experience‚ skills and abilities meet the selection criteria set out above.
Closing Date: 08th August, Protected content