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SENIOR ACCOUNT DIRECTOR - PRINT/POS AGENCY - LONDON - £65K

London (Central), London (Greater)£65000 per annum



SENIOR ACCOUNT DIRECTOR - PRINT/POS AGENCY - LONDON - £65K

THE COMPANY

A rapidly growing, multi-award winning company with an impressive client base is looking for a Senior Account Director to bring guidance, print buying experience, direction and strategy to a major client account, operating within the UK and across Europe.

The company fosters innovation, encouraging their staff at every level to interact with clients and their brands, whilst bringing something fresh and exciting to their approach.

THE ROLE

Excellent opportunity for a highly experienced Senior Account Director to work with a fantastic agency on a global brand account

The print account director will be joining an experienced and expanding team in a senior position, taking on a client facing role, primarily managing national and European print buying processes (70% of the role) and providing expert account direction and strategy (30% of the role).

The company is looking for a highly experienced, personable print account director, with European market print buying experience, preferably with supply chain management experience.

The key day-to-day tasks of the Senior Account Director include:
  • Print & POS buying across the UK and EU markets
  • Account direction and strategy input
  • Client liaison and account management
  • Solution provision for clients and problem solving
  • Managing international supply chain
  • Management of a supplier roster across EMEA
  • Print consolidation and coordination across markets


THE CANDIDATE

Key attributes of the Senior Account Director include:
  • Several years of experience as a Senior Account Director managing UK and European accounts
  • German or French language speaking favourable
  • Extremely competent in a client facing position, friendly, personable and calm under pressure
  • Ambition, innovation and imagination are vital qualities of the print account director
  • Extensive buying and managing experience of retail POS materials favourable
  • Track record of success with high-level accounts, as well as management of KPI's and service level agreements
  • Cost negotiation and deal management


The salary offered is £65K per annum, within a growing creative agency, offering support and capacity for career progression. The company has a strong team focus with regular contact and social events, rewarding their passionate and creative staff.

To apply for the Senior Account Director role, please click the 'Apply' button, alternatively please send your CV to darren.rapp@welovesalt.com or call +44 207 928 2525
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