Account Director

Account Director

Job Title: Account Director
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Melbourne
Start Date: January / Feb 2021
Reference: 3197034
Contact Name: Vicki-Anne Craigen
Contact Email:
Job Published: January 15, 2021 14:15

Job Description

The creative industry is bouncing back from one of its toughest years. There is confidence in the air about 2021 that is causing a wave of excitement.
Because of this, one of the most highly regarded and well established studios, that specialises in FMCG packaging and branding & communications, is wanting to add a very experienced Account Director to their team.
As is the norm, you’ll be responsible for the performance and profitability of the client accounts you own within the agency.
You’ll work closely with clients to understand their vision and develop project briefs, ensuring your creative team develop strategies and creative that achieves your clients vision, making sure all projects are delivered on time and within budget to the agreed scope.
This is a senior role, so it goes without saying that you work well independently, but thrive in a collaborative team environment.
With exceptional problem-solving abilities, interpersonal, and verbal/written communication skills your role is to build your Clients confidence so you can maintain and grow existing relationships.
In summary this is what you need to demonstrate in your CV in order to be considered:
  • You have worked at Account Director level at either a FMCG packaging branding studio, or Advertising Agency working on FMCG accounts.
  • You will also be seriously considered if you’re a Marketing Manager for a FMCG Company and you want to move to a Design Studio.
  • Proven experience growing and enhancing creative projects with existing clients
  • Demonstrated experience that you have been a brand custodian with an understanding of positioning and brand objectives.
This is a senior role which has two direct reports and you’ll be responsible for the financial management of your projects.
If you’re able to demonstrate the above requested experience please contact Vicki-Anne on 0413 453 563 or apply here.
Always remember that the interview for an Account Director starts from the moment you apply, so be sure to demonstrate your ability to manage expectations, juggle multiple projects, communicate eagerly and build rapport from the get go so we experience how you treat your clients.

Only those with the requested experience above will be responded to.

You must have full Australian Working Rights - no sponsorship requirements.

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