Senior Account manager - Packaging
My client is looking for a Senior Account manager (or an Account Director) to join their agency.
This is a new role in Hertfordshire, supporting the Business Manager & Operations to help manage specific clients and proactively grow these accounts to maximise their potential.
The role requires a strong leadership stance and a supportive management style to ensure the effective day to day running of each account in terms of campaign activity, project management and supervision of staff to ensure that each account runs smoothly and productively.
This role will encompass a cross section of duties in the initial stages, including some traveling to clients, in order to develop good working practices, processes and procedures but also to develop and harness a working environment that encourages teamwork, energy and creativity.
This is a senior role within the business, helping to grow and maintain the commercial success.
Highly experienced in design & artwork adaptations
Good business acumen
Robust project management skills
Attention to detail
Print & packaging technical expertise.
The day to day role will entail working closely with their clients marketing & sales managers to ensure adherence to the critical path for POS creation, development, print, production & implementation.
Liaising directly with the client by taking & writing briefs for each project, championing the brand idea throughout the POS process
Liaising directly with suppliers to gain competitive quotes for all POS, print & marketing collateral projects
Deliver clear & precise communication on each projects timeline, requirements, costs & deliverables
The ideal candidate must have lots of FMCG packaging agency knowledge and experience for at least 5 years.