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Account Manager

Account Manager

Job Title: Account Manager
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Corby, Northamptonshire
Industry:
Salary: £22,000 - £25,000
REF: 897448
Contact Name: Sarah Cole
Contact Email: scole@vanillarecruitment.co.uk
Job Published: 5 months ago

Job Description

We are currently supporting the recruitment of an Account Manager for a dynamic and forward-thinking Corby business, an industry leader in the provision of innovative marketing solutions for their high profile clients and their thousands of brands.

This is an exciting opportunity to work for a marketing solutions provider, working closely with the Client Services Manager to present strategic solutions to clients, followed by the delivery of effective marketing campaigns utilising a portfolio of existing products and services.

Duties and responsibilities:

  • Liaise with the sales team to take briefs and campaign requirements and prepare written briefs and plans for campaign delivery. Typical campaigns would include; website landing pages, HTML build and deployment, competitions and promotions.
  • Manage delivery of campaigns including liaising with suppliers, planning, managing deliverables and timings, proofing and user testing, stakeholder approvals and sign-off.
  • Manage external suppliers including printers, marketing and digital agencies to ensure they meet agreed SLA's.
  • Manage a work schedule keeping internal, supplier and client stakeholders updated as appropriate and escalating issues as necessary
  • Gather client testimonials and case histories from successfully delivered campaigns.
  • Be a champion of best practice and participate in post-campaign reviews and process development to continuously improve the Campaign Delivery function.

Skills and experience required:

  • 2 years experience in a similar account management role is essential
  • Good understanding and knowledge of marketing services
  • Highly organised account manager with a proven ability to deliver within deadlines
  • Excellent communication and interpersonal skills - ability to liaise with stakeholders at all levels
  • Ability to build strong client relationships
  • Excellent organisational skills and ability to prioritise busy workloads and multi-task
  • Work to tight deadlines and thrive in a pressurised environment
  • Good campaign delivery skills with a keen eye for detail
  • Committed, hardworking and flexible

Hours:

  • Monday to Friday, 9.00am - 5.00pm (this is a full-time role, however, there is some flexibility on start and finish times, as long as core hours are covered)

Salary and benefits:

  • £22,000 - £25,000 dependent on experience

We are employment specialists concentrating on job roles within Office, Sales, Marketing, HR & Training and Accountancy & Finance. We are proud to be an independent recruitment agency helping businesses to employ and hire staff throughout the East Midlands covering Leicestershire, Northamptonshire, Rutland and the surrounding areas, especially Market Harborough, Leicester, Lutterworth, Northampton, Corby and Kettering.