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Be an Account Manager
Build strong relationships with a broad range of clients and sell creative solutions based on your exceptional knowledge of the GradTouch client portfolio.
Location: Manchester or London
What you will be doing
As an Account Manager it will be your responsibility to ensure that every one of our clients’ needs are met and they feel well looked after. You will proactively seek new business opportunities whilst looking after the day to day management of your designated client portfolio.
You will manage the administrative side of the Account Management with exceptional detail, ensuring that wider stakeholders within the business have access to all of the relevant information to expertly execute the campaigns you and the wider Account Management team bring to the table.
You will be supported by the Managing Director and Head of Client Services in pitching the GradTouch offering and creative solutions to prospective clients and will be able to articulate creative solutions with unwavering confidence.
You will manage your area of the GradTouch client portfolio, ensuring that campaigns are running smoothly and clients are delighted with the management they receive alongside our Campaign Manager
You will proactively seek out new business with the full support of the sales team and feel confident in making suggestions for new ideas and creative executions to your designated client portfolio
You will ensure your admin is kept to an exceptional standard so that all stakeholders within GradTouch can access all relevant information for campaign
What you will have
This role requires you to be highly organised, confident and proactive, with an ability to think laterally and oversee multiple tasks at once.
We’re looking for someone with burning ambition to work in the advertising industry and to grow within a business with huge ambition. Somebody with the skillset to present creative concepts with confidence to senior stakeholders within our client portfolio and someone with exceptional relationship building skills. Ideally you’ll have at least 1-2 years’ experience working in sales. Being from a degree course where presenting concepts and ideas to audiences or peer groups would be highly advantageous.
You are exceptionally personable
You are highly organised
You are confident
You are able to multi-task
You are a strategic thinker
We are GradTouch
We believe the job market needs more personality, more honesty and more fun. It's our mission to connect talented students and graduates with ambitious and exciting companies.
It's all about people
All good companies are made up of good people. That's why we showcase everything about the people and the culture of a workplace, because that is just as important as the job role itself. Since we were founded in 2011, we've visited over 500 offices in the UK and Europe, filming over 250 employees from entry-level graduates to CEOs and Directors. Watch our video to hear from some of our employees and to find out how we practice what we preach.
We're a results-driven team and have built a positive culture centred around success, flexibility and trust.
We offer our hard-working employees some pretty cool perks, such as:
• Unlimited holidays. As long as your work is getting done, you can take as much time off as you need.
• Flexible working. Not just flexi-time, but the freedom to choose your own working hours.
• Socials, office quizzes, a huge summer party - basically all the events you need to get to know us properly.
• Regular catch-ups with your manager. Because sometimes a good working relationship with your boss is all you need.
Born in Manchester with worldwide ambitions
We're looking for talented individuals who have the skills and enthusiasm to help us grow and expand. But no matter how big we get, Manchester will always be home.
You'll find our Head Office in the heart of Manchester's Northern Quarter - an area known for its young, creative spirit and drive. Surrounded by bars, restaurants and other talented companies, this is a place you'll quickly learn to love as much as we do.
We're a growing company full of driven and talented people.
If you want to be a part of our mission, enjoy a positive working environment and shape your own working day - check out our open job roles and apply today.