|Title||International Account Director|
|Categories||Campaign Management, International Roles, Media Agency-Cross Media/ Offline|
Our Client is a thriving international media network.They are a Human Experience Company and their dream is to grow their clients’ business by transforming behaviour through uplifting, meaningful Human Experiences. They believe experiences matter, they enhance lives and build brands.
We look for people who are fearless, dynamic, streetwise, human, relentless, transformational, tribal and switched on as it helps us deliver our unique approach –moving beyond planning and buying static media to designing dynamic interactions.
As an International Account Director you will report directly into the Business Director, with training and guidance from across the team. The role is to support in the day to day running of the global digital account.
The main requirements of this role are:
In addition, you will be charged with:
Who are they looking for?
The ideal candidate should have 6+years of cross platform media experience. Dedicated digital media experience is a must. But they should be experienced in planning and buying Press, OOH and other media platforms, and understanding how they work together to develop a truly integrated campaign. Mobile media experience is desired, as is social media experience (we don’t expect specialism in these fields, but the candidate should be able to talk confidently on them in front of a client). Experience in running Global trading deals with multiplatform media owners is desirable. Experience managing a team of varying levels of experience is a must. Attention to detail, comfort with numbers and ability to draw conclusions based on different types of information or data is a must. Outstanding communication, a natural coordinator and excellent interpersonal skills must be an inherent part of who you are.
This person could come from a media agency/communications agency background or from another marketing discipline, provided they can demonstrate they have the skills and knowledge we require.
As an International Account Director you will also need to demonstrate enthusiasm for the job and a willingness to learn.
Your specific performance will be outlined in your quarterly appraisals assessment, but measurement will include: planning, activation, organisation skills, attention to detail, client servicing skills, media knowledge, network coordination, reporting and analytics and administration / quality control and delivery of product that continuously exceeds expectations.