Account Manager | St Albans | £30k-£40k


Exciting growing company that works with leading retail and restaurant brands, £30k - £40k salary, 23 days holiday plus your birthday off, pension, healthcare, life insurance, social events, discretionary annual bonus!

Are you looking for an exciting Account Manager role within a growing company where you can develop your skills and progress your career?

We are looking for a confident and motivated Account Manager ideally with a background in market research, marketing or project management. You should be able to demonstrate a combination of analytical, consultative, project management and managerial skills.

You will be project managing client accounts from initial set-up through to delivery of results at all levels, building exceptionally strong relationships in a proactive manner.

Key responsibilities:

  • Taking ownership of clients and becoming their point of contact in the UK, proactively taking opportunities to build on relationships

  • Identify and develop opportunities within existing clients

  • Regular presentations at all levels

  • Ongoing feedback and reporting back to teams in both UK and US

  • Project manage all existing research programmes, including full coordination with teams in US office

  • Understanding data and being able to present the findings in an interesting and intelligent manner

What the employer is looking for:

  • Experienced Account Manager, ideally from marketing, digital or similar industries

  • Degree-level education is essential

  • Self-motivation, ability to manage your own time, and prioritise are critical

  • Good understanding of research and the principles of customer satisfaction would be advantageous

  • Ability to communicate clearly, both written and verbally, with excellent grammar

  • Ability to self-motivate, manage own time and multi-task

  • Excellent attention to detail

  • Proactive and uses initiative

  • Proficient and confident use of Word, Excel and PowerPoint - essential

  • You must be a driver with your own vehicle to be considered for this role

What’s in it for you?

  • Salary: £30k - £40k, depending on experience

  • 23 days holiday plus your birthday off

  • Pension

  • Healthcare

  • Life insurance

  • Social events

  • Discretionary annual bonus

Hours: Monday-Friday, 8:30am-5:30pm or 9am-6pm

Location: St Albans with potential 2-3 days per week travel within the UK to meet with clients. Occasional overseas visits, depending on your client portfolio.

Posted: 13/09/2019