Digital Account Director

Digital Account Director

Job Title: Digital Account Director
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: London, England
Salary: £40000 - £48000 per annum
Start Date: asap
Reference: ED134981_1513273118
Contact Name: Evie Darroux
Contact Email:
Job Published: December 14, 2017 17:38

Job Description

Our client is an integrated independent agency, specialising in strategy and research, branding, marketing, digital, experiential and on-site graphics.

They are looking for an exceptionally talented Digital Account Director with more than 4yrs of agency experience working with cutting-edge websites, social and interactive applications for large-scale touchscreen, desktop, tablet and mobile.

Duties and responsibilities

  • Manage the overall agency/client relationship for digital projects (or aspects of projects that are digitally focused) providing strategic input while guiding teams towards the achievement of client and team objectives
  • Create effective digital strategies and work collaboratively with the digital and creative teams to develop and execute digital strategies
  • Manage program execution and financial performance while ensuring that overall strategy is sound and on point
  • Build teams, think strategically and develop successful client-agency relationships
  • Establish rapport and maintain long-term relationships with client representatives and executives
  • Ensure tactical alignment with stated goals, objectives and strategy
  • Prioritise and set expectations on key deliverables
  • Utilize sound project management processes and tools to instill project management discipline and work collaboratively with other team members
  • Effectively manage multiple projects to deliver on cost, quality, and timing targets
  • Being heavily involved in briefing from client needs to the internal team, via the Digital Project Manager
  • Execute monthly invoicing and project financing
  • Capable of supplier management
  • Production of contact reports, status reports and purchase orders

Skills, qualifications and attitudes required

  • Digital marketing best practices that result in customer acquisition, retention and growth
  • Supporting the Directors and team members on website technical structure, design and aesthetics, content gathering, navigation, UX, branding, performance and functionality efforts to positively impact business efforts
  • Ability to specify changes to the Digital Project Manager in a clear and goal driven manner
  • Experience-based understanding of the complexities and processes involved in website and app creation
  • Ability to question client requirements in order to determine the true issues that need to be resolved
  • An in depth understanding of search engines, search engine optimization and factors that influence high rankings in Google
  • Experience with web analytics tools
  • Experience using a CMS and an understanding of the impact they have on SEO preferably Umbraco or Wordpress
  • Knowledge of Google Adwords and social media advertising at a top level
  • Ability to compile and analyze search data and metrics and make decisions regarding campaign direction
  • Ability to perform click through rate, conversion, spend and creative analysis to identify growth/optimization opportunities
  • Knowledge of emerging technology and visualization techniques - AR, VR, AI etc.
  • Outstanding customer service skills
  • Ability to work independently and within a team environment
  • Strong independent decision-making, organisational, planning and problem solving

Please send CV stating your salary expectations.

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