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Account Executive - Advertising

Salary £22,000 - £24,000 (DOE)
Location London, Farringdon
Role Marketing
Job Type Permanent
Size 20-50
Job overview
Join a leading media agency based in London, that has a track record of evolving household name brands. This Account Executive job is multi-functional and will work cross-team, informing projects with insights and data!

Looking for Junior Account Executive graduate jobs or Graduate Media roles in London? Want to work for a leading media agency and work across a range of high profile clients within various industries? Apply for this Graduate Account Executive job in London today!

Company profile - Media Agency

In this graduate Account Executive role in London, you will be joining an established leading media agency, designed to help evolve clients' brand growth by executing campaigns across all paid traditional and digital media channels such as TV, Radio, and Press Media. Based in London, the company is ranked as one of the UK’s top 20 and fastest-growing media agencies with billings of over £75 million. A vibrant team of entrepreneurial & ambitious individuals, they have a fantastic track record of building challenger brands into big household names, such as, Moonpig, Wayfair, Oak Furnitureland, Virgin Experience Days, and many more. This company is owned by an EOT (Employee Ownership Trust), so all staff have a vested interest in the success of the agency. The team is now expanding quickly due to recent success!

Key responsibilities - Account Executive

In this Account Executive job in London, your responsibilities will include:

  • Data management and entry - ensuring all agency data is up to date and reliable, adhering to strict deadlines.
  • Working with a number of different market tools including Orchard, our proprietary marketing effectiveness platform.
  • Researching into competitor and industry news for our clients.
  • Compiling data and producing client reports within Excel and PowerPoint.
  • Updating daily client performance reports.
  • Managing the copy tracking process.
  • Assisting the Account Management team with general admin, data and reporting tasks.
  • Dashboards – updating daily and setting up monthly
  • Competitor reports – monthly and weekly, competitor news and updates

Job requirements - Account Executive

  • A minimum of a 2.1 from university. An analytical degree is beneficial
  • Previous experience in marketing, media, or related roles is highly beneficial
  • A strong interest in branding, marketing and technology.
  • Analytical thinker who is comfortable working with data
  • A highly motivated individual, who is proactive and commercially minded
  • Excellent client-facing skills and confidence when working with others
  • Strong communication skills, both written and verbal
  • Fantastic organisational and time management skills
  • Exceptional attention to detail – supported by a diligent, highly-organised and meticulous approach.
  • Highly process-oriented – able to quickly understand and execute established processes.
  • Able to work at a fast pace both independently and as part of a cross-functional team, with strong interpersonal skills.
  • Proficient with Microsoft Excel and Microsoft PowerPoint.

Benefits of the job - Account Executive

  • A great starting salary of £22,000 - £24,000 depending on marketing/agency experience
  • Excellent growth and personal development plans
  • Invaluable exposure to high profile clients and brands within a range of industries
  • Working cross-teams and cross-function to get exposure to a huge range of responsibilities and projects
  • The opportunity to work in an exciting and fast-paced environment
  • Great offices based in Farringdon
  • Pension scheme, socials, and free fruit in the office
  • Joining a company owned by an Employee Ownership Trust, where all staff have a vested interest in the success of the agency

Looking for Entry-level jobs in the Media sector or Graduate roles in Advertising? Want to kickstart your career at a leading media agency? Apply for this Account Executive role in London today!

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Rachel Forrest
Senior Consultant