Account Manager / Senior Account Manager

Job title : Account Manager / Senior Account Manager
Location : Oxford, Oxfordshire, England
Job-type : Permanent
Salary : £35,000 - £47,000
Contact : Louise Smith
Reference : LS-5711

Are you an agency marketing Account Manager/Senior Account Manager, with advertising agency experience, looking to put down roots in Oxfordshire within a secure and thriving agency? This role is £35k - £47k (DOE) with flex around working 3 days from home per week. With stylish, modern offices, their workspace is easy to reach from all parts of Oxfordshire, Buckinghamshire and easily commutable from London, with the bonus of free on-site parking.

Our Client

Our client is a well-established, successful agency, based in Oxfordshire, and specialising in B2B healthcare for global markets. They work very closely with some of the biggest brands in the pharma sector, delighting their clients by leveraging their knowledge and experience to deliver winning brand solutions, product campaigns, iPad presentations, websites, print adverts, mailers, and more. This busy agency has had vast growth over the last year, and with the potential for further expansion, there are plenty of opportunities for career development to match.

The Role

Due to some recent business wins, an Account Manager/Senior Account Manager opportunity has arisen to work as part of a highly creative, collaborative and talented team. Producing work of the highest standard, this role involves overseeing some of the agency's biggest accounts. You will be responsible for the strategy and development of your clients, using your industry knowledge and expertise to influence stakeholders from manager to director level. You will also be a hands-on account contact, playing a focal point between the client and creative team, scoping projects, project managing briefs through the creative and junior client service teams, budget management, status reporting, and file organisation.

This is an exciting opportunity to also be a voice at the table; providing creative and strategic input where appropriate as well as issue identification and problem-solving throughout the project life-cycle.

There will be a mix of promotional and non-promotional projects, traditional HCP advertising, pharma campaigns including consumer targeted social media campaigns.

About You

You will be successful in this Account Manager role if you:

  • Have a minimum of 2 year's previous agency experience

  • Are degree educated (or equivalent)

  • Have demonstrable experience with research and strategy

  • Have managed Stakeholders at all levels

  • Have experience with the scoping, planning and delegation of large-scale projects and campaigns

  • Are a natural multi-tasker who stays cool-headed under pressure

  • Are a big thinker, who isn't afraid to ask questions or challenge the brief

  • Ideally, come from a pharma / healthcare comms background, or at least have an interest in pursuing a career in this sector

If you like the sound of this, please get in touch as soon as you can, or send your CV across to apply.