ACCOUNT EXECUTIVE (three posts)

Recruiter
Location
London (Central), London (Greater) (GB)
Salary
£25,257 - £29,000
Posted
10 Oct 2017
Closes
30 Oct 2017
Discipline
Other
Function
Project Manager
Contract Type
Contract
Hours
Full Time

This is a fantastic opportunity for three account executives to join a busy and ambitious design team, working in a unique central government environment on stimulating accounts that often make a difference to people’s lives.

You will be responsible for managing accounts and maintaining long term relationships with your clients. You relish getting to know a client well and discovering their needs. You are ambitious for your clients but you know how to write a brief and when to challenge it.

This is essentially a hybrid AM/PM role where you will be managing day-to-day project activity, liaising with clients, working with designers plus lots more.

Main responsibilities will include:

• Managing a portfolio of accounts and be the lead point of contact for              matters specific to your clients

•  Building and maintaining strong, long-lasting client relationships

•  Preparing design quotes and schedules for client approval, liaising with the     Account Managers, Design Managers and Traffic Team

•  Meeting clients for briefings and presenting, with design colleagues, the        creative ideas for approval or development

•  Discussing work schedules and status knowledgeably and confidently

•  Sense and content checking materials supplied at all stages of                      development

•  Project managing the successful delivery of creative jobs, working closely      with designers and ensuring that the outputs meet client needs and budget

Personal Skills

•   Proven account / project management and relationship building skills

•   Experience of working within the creative industry with a thorough                  understanding of budgets, production and timeframes

•   Highly self-motivated with a polite, friendly and diplomatic manner

•   Demonstrated ability to communicate, present and influence credibly and        effectively at all levels

•   Experience in delivering client-focused solutions based on customer                needs

•    Proven ability to manage multiple projects at a time while paying strict            attention to detail, deadlines and budget

•   Good commercial awareness to monitor cost effectiveness of in-house           service delivery

•   Excellent verbal, written and presentation skills

•    An interest in current affairs

Candidates must provide a CV and statement of suitability

To find out more or apply for this vacancy please visit: https://www.gov.uk/government/organisations/ministry-of-justice/about/recruitment follow the link ‘Apply for a Job’ and search reference 11421.

Closing date for receipt of applications is:  30 October at 23:55pm