FRONT-MAN/WOMAN FOR HIGH PROFILE GLOBAL ACCOUNT
AKA: “ACCOUNT DIRECTOR” EXTRAORDINAIRE.
McCann Birmingham is recruiting for an experienced Account Director to lead the account for a global e-cigarette brand. As the face of the agency you’ll be great in client meetings, able to present to client senior management and hold your own in a corporate environment among some of the top minds in the industry.
International travel is required for this position. Good for air miles, bad for… well it’s good for air miles anyway! And to be clear: we’re working with the Emerging Products division of an international tobacco company in markets spanning Europe and the US as lead ATL agency globally. So you need to be comfortable with all of the above.
Our Approach Strategically-led, integrated all-over-it-ness. Brought to life with game changing creative. We put our Account team at the heart of the agency, drawing on specialisms across all channels.
SKILLS & EXPERIENCE
Front: Awesome with clients at a very senior level
Experience running TV, Radio, Photography, Outdoor
Plus all the usual AD stuff (Powerpoint/Excel geek, on-time everything, commercially astute, slick professional operator)
Quals: A proper degree from a proper University
Above The Line agency side experience
Understands global branding and advertising
We're the Birmingham branch of the world’s largest advertising and communications network - McCann Worldgroup - which boasts over 200 offices in 130 countries worldwide. Yep; the one from MadMen. The one in your University textbooks. That one. And in 2016 McCann netted 96 Cannes Lions, so creativity really is at the forefront of everything we do.
McCann’s Birmingham business employs more than 350, and we just finished 2016 as our most successful year to date.
If you want to join an iconic network agency that offers you the chance to work on this tier one client & the opportunity to progress your career with a great development programme, get in touch now.