Senior Account Executive / Account Manager

Bushey
  • Contract: Permanent
  • Hours: Full Time
  • Salary: Competitive

We are J2, an award-winning creative agency looking for a Senior Account Executive / Account Manager to join our ever-growing team in our Hertfordshire office.

J2 is an creative agency with a current head count of just shy of 50 and built around a culture of inclusiveness, hard-work and competitiveness. It’s a relaxed environment, but that doesn’t hide the fact – we are on a mission to be the best agency in our space.

The Role
As a Senior Account Executive / Account Manager you will report into an Account Director, working on a small but key group of clients across a diverse range of channels including; branding, brochures, advertising, email marketing, direct marketing, event management and social media. Responsibilities include:

  • Taking briefs from clients for template brochures and email marketing and managing these through the creative studio, from first draft to completion and delivery of prints / broadcast of emails
  • Assisting the Senior Account Managers with conceptual campaign briefs, from undertaking research, to contributing to the creative direction
  • Managing updates to client status reports
  • Coordinating deadlines, workflow and studio staff
  • Assisting with weekly processes, including resource planning and invoicing
  • Reporting on campaign activity
  • Supporting the Account Directors with cost estimates and timing plans
  • Liaising with third party suppliers (printers, media agencies, promotional agencies, venues etc.)
  • Developing an understanding of the clients’ brands, products & services and market

Are you passionate about the creative industry, highly organised with a natural flair for organising people and resources as well as possessing:

  • Excellent communication skills
  • The ability to build and maintain strong relationships with colleagues and clients alike
  • A pro-active nature and calm under pressure
  • The ability to work simultaneously on numerous projects with the ability to manage and motivate people
  • A degree education (preferably from a marketing or related background)
  • Strong attention to detail, ideally with some experience of proof reading

The following are preferable but not essential:

  • Experience in a client facing capacity
  • Exposure to the property sector
  • Experience managing campaigns across multiple channels

If this sounds like you, then an exciting and rewarding opportunity awaits you at our Hertfordshire office.

Please send your CV to our MD, Julian West (julian@j2.net) and our Group Account Director, Cat Rosato (cat@j2.net)

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