International Account Director working on fantastic portfolio of accounts

£37000 to £42000 per annum
31 Oct 2013
28 Nov 2013
AM 12525
Alex Michaels
Full Time
Contract Type
Are you fed up of the same old routine? Are you looking for a challenging and varied role? We have the opportunity of a lifetime right here!

An award-winning media agency in the heart of London is seeking a dynamic Account Director to take the lead across a number of clients, ranging from FMCG to finance accounts. As Account Director you will deliver global integrated communication programmes that yield productive business results for clients, whilst improving the overall account profitability for the agency. A truly varied role, no day will truly be the same as every account differs.

A typical day could range from working with the Comms Planning Director to create and deliver integrated comms planning across the EMEA market to being responsible for the implementing first-class pan-regional plans and dealing with planners in the local markets.

Key responsibilities:

- You will be the lead contact to key stakeholders and senior clients as you are responsible for day-to-day running of accounts
- Deliver increasingly profitable results for the client
- Oversee locally and centrally developed activity, ensuring compliance with strategies and approaches
- Oversee buying guarantees and manage post campaigns reports

If this sounds like the role for you, you will be highly experienced in integrated communications across a multiple of channels and disciplines. Driven, you will be willing to learn and continuously improve as you take change of your own career development. You will be a team player, building relationships as you collaborate with both internal and external teams. Personable and influential, you will have exceptional client management skills and will develop strong relationships with local market planners. As Account Director, you will encourage innovation and ensure best practices are shared within the agency. You will be highly involved and influential in new business. You will be highly analytical, financially aware and pay attention to detail! A pro-active and entrepreneurial character is a must for this media agency!

This is a once in a lifetime opportunity to work across a fantastic range of accounts. Don`t miss out! Get in touch with Alex Michaels for more information at or on 020 7920 6401.

Sylex currently has a number of other Media Planning and Buying based roles available at leading media agencies that may be of interest to you. We recruit into the majority of the top 20 media planning and buying agencies.