Account Manager - (Youth Engagement Agency) - London

London (SW9)
Up to £30K (DOE)
01 May 2012
01 Jun 2012
Full Time
Contract Type


We are seeking a Digital Account Manager / Account Manager to join an innovative youth specialist communications agency.  With ambitious growth plans for 2012 this opening presents an Account Manager with a unique opportunity to work on truly inspirational and rewarding youth engagement campaigns. Read on...

Working with a fantastic range of clients and partners – from local government and the NHS, through to national brands and international corporations including Penguin, Channel 4, Virgin Media and Google, our client co-creates campaigns, content and communities that help their clients connect and understand young people whilst giving something back to the communities they are in.  It is their unique, buzzing environment and co-creation methodology that allows leading brands to tap into a pool of young talent thriving with energy and ideas. 

Sharing their offices with young people every day, this methodology uncovers the insight to fuel their campaigns, making their office a genuinely unique, inspiring (and hectic!) place to work.  Joining as an experienced agency Account Manager with a flair for digital, you will apply your marketing knowledge, project management skills and digital expertise to youth-focused campaigns, making a real difference to people’s lives in the process.

Managing some of our client’s most exciting projects, you’ll be expected to build strong client relationships, exercise your creativity, demonstrate excellent organisational skills,  input some sound budgetary understanding, and of course demonstrate a passion for working with young people.

To qualify... We are seeking a Digital Account Manager / Account Manager who can demonstrate a background in the following:

  • Agency experience.
  • An interest of youth communication & marketing.
  • Excellent judge of creative who is passionate about game-changing ideas.
  • A passion to be able to deliver beyond clients’ expectations, on time and budget.
  • Self-motivated, passionate and energetic leader who can bring out the best in their team.
  • Effective man management and team development.
  • Strong communicator, with excellent written, verbal and presentation skills.

The ideal candidate will possess excellent commercial, creative, digital and strategic skills combined with the tenacity and drive in order to bring ideas to life and communicate them effectively.

This is a fantastic opportunity to join an innovative agency that is doing great things with great companies.  Get in touch...

Guru are an employment business renowned for delivering careers networking to the Marketing sector. In this instance Guru are managing the selection process for this particular Account Manager campaign on the behalf of our client. We offer a transparent service to both clients and candidates which means that if you pass our initial filtering criteria (based on your CV suitability against our client’s requirements) we will email you with the client’s details and also pass your complete application to the client for consideration. By applying to this role you are granting consent for us to work in this way.  One final note, your application will only be used in conjunction with this specific role.