Account Executive

Account Executive

Job Title: Account Executive
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Lutterworth, Leicestershire
Salary: £20,000 - £22,000
REF: 897418
Contact Name: Sarah Cole
Contact Email:
Job Published: 9 months ago

Job Description

We have a fantastic opportunity for an Account Executive to join our client, a well established, innovative and award-winning creative design agency.

Due to company growth, they are looking to recruit a dynamic and confident individual with experience in client account management or project management to join their team.

Duties and responsibilities:

  • Manage the day to day running of client accounts and their projects, from conception through to completion
  • Develop strong relationships with existing clients, keeping them informed of project progress
  • Ensure that client requirements are fully understood in order that key objectives and information is communicated effectively internally and to brief external suppliers on new projects
  • Work closely with internal stakeholders to ensure the smooth running of projects in line with client expectations
  • Manage projects to ensure that all are completed to agreed budgets, timescales and service levels
  • Communicate changes to project plans and manage client expectations
  • Provide comprehensive reporting to update on project progress
  • Attend client meetings to take on new briefs and review existing projects
  • Gain client feedback to make improvements to existing projects
  • Promote the company's other services where appropriate

Skills and experience required:

  • Minimum of 2 years' experience in an account executive/office based role
  • Experience in retail design and POS would be an advantage
  • Previous design or creative background or qualification would also be an advantage
  • Highly organised with exceptional attention to detail
  • Good project management skills
  • Strong communication skills and confident in communicating with clients
  • Commercially astute

Salary and benefits:

  • Up to £22,000

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