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Account Director / AD - (Broadcast / TV) - South Manchester

Account Director / AD - (Broadcast / TV) - South Manchester


Prestbury, UK








Account Director / AD - (Broadcast / TV) - South Manchester (Closing Date: 29/10/2014)

An Account Director / AD with a strong background in TV / Broadcasting is needed to join one of the UK’s largest and most successful integrated marketing communications agencies.  

Forming part of a worldwide agency network that spans 300 cities across 125 countries you will be joining a global marketing communications agency that transforms brands and grows businesses, large and small, on a national and international scale. Based south of Manchester this agency employs around 290 people and is now looking for an AD / Account Director to work on one of the agency’s largest accounts, a global retail/grocery brand.

Working exclusively with a well respected grocery/retail brand you will head up all advertising projects from TV and National Press to Radio and beyond.  With the help and support of your highly capable and friendly team you will develop all TV campaigns, averaging 2 per week and up to 6 per week in the run up to Christmas.  Reporting directly to the Managing Partner expect a diverse, client facing role where you will provide the key strategic input that keeps campaigns fresh and performing well.  On a day-to-day basis you will also lead a talented team (SAM / SAE / AE) and handle forecasts, budgets, timelines, invoicing etc.

To qualify... Whether you call yourself a TV Account Director / Account Director / TV AD / Broadcast Account Director or similar, we don’t mind, your CV just needs to show:

  • An excellent understanding of Broadcast / TV Advertising;
  • A creative and strategic approach;
  • Excellent communication skills (written, face-to-face, telephone);
  • People management and organisational skills;
  • Flexibility to meet tight deadlines and attend client visits (weekly meetings at their HQ in Coventry).
  • Attention to detail and a positive attitude.

A background in TV production or broadcast is advantageous.

In return expect a unique working environment that really is hard to beat.  Based on a 9 acre site the four main buildings form a campus that includes a subsidised Bistro, free car parking, free access to an onsite gym and an outdoor heated pool! They've even got allotments for you to grow your own veg!  Get in touch...

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£Competitive + Excellent Benefits.


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