Account Director (or Senior) (high end drinks and restaurants) - full-time, permanent
Sector(s): Food & Drink - primarily B2C accounts
Salary: £48,000 - £60,000 per annum plus plus company pension scheme (5%)
Location: Central London
We have partnered with a respected employer of choice who due to a number of exciting new business wins is seeking to expand their senior team with either a strong Account Director or Senior Account Director in their amazing food and drink team.
As an Account Director or Senior Account Director, you will have strong experience in the food and drink sector and have a passion and reputation in particular for putting drinks and restaurant brands on the map! The client list will be a global drinks brand, a luxury restaurant brand (London and France) and another fine dining restaurant in London. This role will see you taking the lead and driving the PR and brand, managed, by an experienced Associate Director (each team has it’s own Associate) and supported by a team of junior consultants. They are also introducing administrators to support the AEs, enabling them to flourish in their roles and reduce the level of admin.
The agency has one of the best names in the sector and employs circa 50 consultants across consumer, lifestyle and travel.
The experience needed:
– Solid understanding and experience of integrated communications campaigns within the sector
– Leadership skills to motivate an experienced and enthusiastic team to meet
– The ability to think big picture, with a creative mind
– Build strong relationships with your key clients
– Global brand experience
– Confidence in writing pitches and strategic client documents
They will offer a base of £48-£60k, plus company pension scheme (5%), phone, laptop, flexible working, personal training plan, opportunities for promotion, gym membership, Christmas closed, casual dress code, a superb team of consultants, amazing two brands to manage (they do not believe in overloading), supportive senior management, creative and fun and gifted team, fully integrated agency.
You can apply on line or e-mail your CV and cover note to email@example.com or call Justyne 07971 361206 for an informal chat through the role.