WE Communications, one of the world’s largest independent integrated communications agencies, is looking for an experienced Account Director with technology experience to join its London team. With an office in Union Street, we are keen to bolster our ranks with a senior hire to help expand our technology offering and support existing key technology integrated client(s) including HPE Aruba, RSA Security, iRobot, and Capgemini.
Our London office is one of 24 across the globe, and it’s expanding rapidly. We work across time zones and continents. Our clients are innovative and so is our work – and importantly, our employees come first. We are currently looking for a first-class PR/Comms operator to become an integral part of our award-winning team, working on a number of our largest and most established brands; providing insightful client counsel, a deep understanding of the technology sector and passion for business writing.
You are required to have a can-do attitude, a willingness to learn, contribute, educate and have a senior voice in our super-collaborative and integrated team. We also require you to have a solid agency experience track record to date, whilst mastering the ability to manage both up and down – ensuring you develop, as well as your direct reports and the wider team.
This a great opportunity for an experienced and ambitious Account Director to help us drive full integration across our client portfolio, allowing you to become a key lead on a number of core UK clients. You will also have a solid understanding of how best to optimise both traditional and digital communication in order to deliver excellent integrated strategies.
Key strengths within this role should include new business generation/management and organic growth, outstanding client management skills, campaign planning, content creation, a UK media relations black book, the ability to think multi-channel/multi-platform at all times and take a key role in wider team staff management and resource planning and organisation. You will join a very talented and committed team, working on a great mix of instantly recognisable technology brand(s), and significant attention will be given to your career growth and development.
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