Senior Account Director

Retail + Leisure

Our Retail + Leisure team is looking for a solid Senior Account Director to work across a global technology manufacturer, a renowned retail brand and a leading UK entertainment brand.

The Team / Role

A team of around 18 talented influencer and media managers, content creators, publishing and creative strategists, along with client service specialists, the fast paced and ambitious Retail + Leisure sector works across - as the name suggests - retail, leisure and also entertainment and travel clients; running busy press offices, devising and implementing major brand initiatives, both globally and locally, and developing content and publishing strategies for clients.

The ideal recruit will be passionate about brand communications, and have proven experience of working on large scale consumer campaigns, within an established agency loop team and is confident driving busy press office teams, and ready for the opportunity to lead best practice across three sizable and varied accounts.

Clients may include

  • A leading global electronics manufacturer, that delivers some of today’s most exciting technology innovations in the Mobile, Home Entertainment and Home Appliances categories
  • A leading entertainment brand in the UK that is constantly innovating its offer to deliver the best customer experience, introducing new propositions across its portfolio and opening new/refurbishing existing sites across the country
  • Leading portfolio of shopping centres

Responsibilities + Attributes

  • Assured people manager and team leader
  • Confident counsellor of senior clients and able to build strong repertoire
  • Solid understanding of the consumer technology space
  • Strong media and influencer network
  • Strategic + creative thinker
  • Experience planning and delivering media events
  • Proficient in preparing and managing budgets
  • Strong organisational skills with solid attention to detail





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