Account Executive

Salary: depending on experience
Employment type: permanent

Client Management:

  • Support the Account Director in the day-to-day management of specific projects and clients
  • Build positive relationships with clients and become known as a reliable agency voice
  • Prepare for and attend meetings including taking an active role: presenting and voicing a point of view
  • Prepare agendas and write-up contact reports for meetings
  • Ensure that you understand and accurately communicate client feedback
  • Interrogate and develop an understanding of a client’s business and market sector

Project/Financial Management:

  • Understand the specific administrative requirements of your clients and their projects and ensure the accurate and timely administration of these across the relevant KISS systems
  • Know the scope, key dates and deliverables on your projects and support the account team to deliver against these
  • Draft creative and production briefs
  • Write timely and accurate contact reports
  • Be aware of project progress v budget/time allowance and flag concerns

Strategy/Creative:

  • Understand and be knowledgeable about the marketplace your clients operate in
  • Complete competitive reviews and present insights
  • Have a voice and be prepared to challenge agency thinking
  • Be able to assess whether creative is on brief
  • Keep up to date with latest marketing trends and keep your team informed

Personal Traits:

  • Hardworking
  • Curious
  • Ambitious
  • Can-do attitude
  • Prepared to go above and beyond
  • Good commercial sense
  • Interest in creativity and the creative process

Benefits:

In addition to a competitive salary, we offer a comprehensive package of benefits to help with life both inside and outside of work:

  • Flexible working
  • Private healthcare insurance
  • 25 days annual leave, plus bank holidays
  • Pension contribution increase matching scheme
  • Childcare voucher, Cycle to Work and employee discount schemes
  • Support for ongoing professional development
  • Quarterly social events
  • Corporate punt on the River Cam

In the first instance, please send a cover letter (maximum of one page) and CV to jobs@kisscom.co.uk

We look forward to hearing from you.

NO AGENCIES PLEASE