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Account Executive - Media

£22,000
London, Tottenham Court Road

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Penelope Newson

I'm an Account Manager, specialising in graduate jobs within IT, Software & Engineering, and Technology & Digital.

My area of expertise

I work on a wide variety of graduate jobs, ranging from Front-End Development to Marketing - all of which are nestled within the world of IT, Software & Engineering / Technology & Digital. I really like the diversity that this provides my day-to-day role, and I also love being able to match graduates to their ideal position!

Why I chose to work at Give A Grad A Go

When I was looking for graduate jobs, I was really unsure about what to expect, and was pleasantly surprised when I came into the Give A Grad A Go offce to find such a wonderful atmosphere. I quickly realised this was the perfect working environment for me!

The worst job I've had

I once worked in a milkshake shop, and it definitely did not bring all the boys to the yard. The mixture of summer, teenagers and milkshakes resulted in hours and hours of washing up - I was only trusted to make an actual milkshake after two months of being there! 

If you’re looking for account executive graduate jobs in London and you want to join one of the UK’s leading media agencies, look no further – this Account Executive job could be ideal for you. With a client portfolio that includes Uber, Nestle, Sony and Levi’s, and offices in London and New York, they are one of the fastest-growing lead generation businesses in the digital sector.

Company profile

In this Account Executive graduate job, you will be joining a multi-award winning agency who specialise in lead generation across email, editorial, social, mobile and display. Over the last 5 years, they have become one of the biggest names in the industry, working with a huge number of global corporations and brands across many different sectors – including food & drink, fashion, finance, travel and motoring. Targeting both desktop and mobile users, they work to provide exceptional growth marketing to some of the world’s best-known businesses.

Job description

In this Account Executive graduate job, you will be working closely with the Director of Publisher Relations and managing your own portfolio of accounts. You’ll be expected to nurture existing publisher relationships within the agency, as well as actively contributing to the development of new relationships. The role is a fantastic opportunity to develop your client-facing and research skills, as you’ll be tasked with building and sustaining a number of strong client relationships.

Key responsibilities

In this Account Executive graduate job, your responsibilities will include:

  • Managing your own portfolio of publisher accounts
  • Taking responsibility for the entire process - from identifying a new account through to closing the opportunity
  • Regularly meeting with current and prospective clients and delivering sales presentations
  • Attending networking events and conferences to broaden your outreach and industry knowledge
  • Maintaining the integrity and quality of traffic distribution through vetting publishers and keeping up to speed on traffic and optimising traffic sources
  • Investigating discrepancies within traffic
  • Regularly meeting with the sales and client services teams to pitch new ideas and opportunities

So, what are we looking for?

  • Either a recent graduate, or someone with up to 1 year’s experience in a similar role or industry
  • Great organisational skills, and the ability to manage your own workload and pipeline
  • Fantastic communication skills, both written and verbal
  • Someone who is persuasive and personable with strong presentation skills
  • Stacks of energy with strong social and networking skills
  • A real team player!

What else is on offer?

  • A competitive starting salary of 20,000, increasing to 22,000 after 3 months
  • Generous commission
  • A fun and vibrant working environment with plenty of socials
  • The chance to work for a reputable, award-winning agency
  • Fantastic company culture with high earning potential

Looking for media graduate jobs in London and want the chance to work with some of the biggest brands in the world? If you’re an ambitious and enthusiastic graduate, don’t wait around – apply for this Account Executive job in London today!

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