Job Description

Job Title: Advertising Agency Account Lead - Accenture Creative
Location London
Salary - £68,000 - £83,000 + excellent benefits
 
 
 
 
Join Accenture and help transform leading organisations and communities around the world. The sheer scale of our capabilities and client engagements and the way we collaborate, operate and deliver value provides an unparalleled opportunity to grow and advance.
 
Join Corporate Functions and you will become part of a diverse team which offers the essential expertise that enables all of our employees to deliver high performance to our clients. Our Corporate Functions professionals work in areas such as Human Resources, Finance, Legal, Marketing and Communications, CIO, Information Security, and Geographic Services.
 
Whether you work directly with clients or manage important internal initiatives and efforts, you’ll find amazing opportunities to make a measurable difference.
 
Join a leading global professional services company, providing a broad range of services and solutions in strategy, consulting, digital, technology and operations.  With approximately 425,000 people serving clients in more than 120 countries, Accenture drives innovation to improve the way the world works and lives.  The sheer scale of Accenture’s capabilities and client engagements—and the unique way we innovate, collaborate, operate and deliver value—provides an unparalleled opportunity to grow and advance your career.
 

Act as project lead for all work being sent in to Accenture Creative.  As the project lead, the account manager will know the project, understand the brief, and ensure that we deliver creative excellence - on-time, within scope and within budget.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Manage the relationship with internal marketing clients and all stakeholders
  • Work with Agency Operations (within Delivery Excellence) to ensure resource availability and allocation for creative talent
  • Develop a detailed project plan against creative brief, track progress, manage timelines, costs, changes in scope
  • Manage changes in project scope, schedule and costs
  • Maintain high standards and ensuring only the best work is released to the client


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Qualifications

SKILLS AND EXPERIENCE
 
 

Priority skills requirements:

  • Project Management
  • People Management
  • Leadership Presence
  • Unique Role-Specific Qualifications:
  • Strong written and verbal communication skills
  • Skills in managing people, projects and resources
  • Client servicing/agency experience
  • Excellent leadership and interpersonal skills as well as the ability to inspire the creative talent to give their best
  • Confidence to work independently or in a group
  • Meticulous attention to detail
  • The ability to keep a cool head and meet deadlines
  • Problem solving skills
  • Solid organizational skills including attention to detail and multi-tasking skills
  • Expert Microsoft suite knowledge and knowledge of Adobe Creative Suite
  • Experience in the design industry
 
You are excited by collaborating with multi-disciplined creative people. Working in electronic and digital formats comes naturally to you. Your work is already smart and compelling, but you are as keen to learn as you are to contribute in the team.
 
 
 
 

 

What’s in it for you?

 
All of our Corporate Functions professionals receive comprehensive training covering business acumen, technical and professional skills development. We offer a variety of formal and informal training programs at every level to help you acquire and build specialised skills faster. Learning takes place both on the job and through formal training conducted online, in the classroom, or in collaboration with others. The sheer variety of work we do, and the experience it offers, provide an unbeatable platform from which to build a career.
 
On top of this, we have an extensive benefits package which includes 30 days’ vacation per year, gym subsidies, private medical insurance and 3 extra days leave per year for charitable work of your choice!
 
What are the next steps?
 
If this sounds like the ideal role, career and company for you, click below to apply.
 
If relocation is required in applying to this position, the appointment to the role would be considered an employee driven transfer meaning that the employee will be personally responsible for covering all relocation costs and any costs associated with dependents.
 
 
About Accenture
 
Accenture is a leading global professional services company, providing a broad range of services and solutions in strategy, consulting, digital, technology and operations. Combining unmatched experience and specialized skills across more than 40 industries and all business functions—underpinned by the world’s largest delivery network—Accenture works at the intersection of business and technology to help clients improve their performance and create sustainable value for their stakeholders. Accenture drives innovation to improve the way the world works and lives. Visit us at www.accenture.com.
 
Accenture is an equal opportunities employer and welcomes applications from all sections of society and does not discriminate on grounds of race, religion or belief, ethnic or national origin, disability, age, citizenship, marital, domestic or civil partnership status, sexual orientation, or gender identity
 
Closing Date for Applications 31/10/2019
Accenture reserves the right to close the role prior to this date should a suitable applicant be found.

All employment decisions shall be made without regard to age, race, creed, colour, religion, sex, national origin, ancestry, disability status, veteran status, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, genetic information, marital status, citizenship status or any other basis as protected applicable law.

Job candidates will not be obligated to disclose sealed or expunged records of conviction or arrest as part of the hiring process.

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