Account Executive

West Midlands
£20000 to £25000 per annum
05 Mar 2013
02 Apr 2013
Narissa Cuskelly
Full Time
Contract Type
Account Executive, Events Agency, West Midlands, £20,000-£25,000

A very exciting opportunity has arisen within a fantastic Events Agency in the West Midlands. This agency specialises in leadership and management events, and works with national and international clients.

They are looking for an Account Executive to join their Account Handling team to support an Account Director with an established client. The role will include a mixture of office based work and off site client meetings, including going on-site for events and video productions where needed. A ‘can do` and positive attitude is a must for this role.

The successful candidate will have the following attributes:
- Great interpersonal skills- ability to communication to varying levels of seniority
- Previous experience of event production, ideally in an agency environment, working across a number of different clients and industries
- Excellent organisation skills and attention to details
- Ability to work and thrive in a pressured environment and to deadlines
- Flexibility - travel is likely to be a big part of this role!
- A clean driving license
- Experience of video production would be great but not essential
- Experience of internal communications again would be great, but not essential

The successful candidate will have the following responsibilities:
- Project Management- Supporting the Account Director on delivery of larger projects
- Pitching - Preparing and presenting client proposals
- Brief Taking- Accurately taking and understanding brief from client and reinterpreting requirements to brief internal departments
- Client Liaison- Building and developing relationships with new and existing clients. Effective communication through all stages in project life.
- Creative Content- Taking part in creative meetings, organising and facilitating meetings for own projects. Sourcing and briefing external support for assistance in pulling together creative for event/video projects, general project assistance

This really is a fantastic opportunity for a Account Executive to join a highly creative, exciting events agency in the West Midlands.

If you are interested in this role please send me your CV today!

Account Executive, Events Agency, West Midlands, £20,000-£25,000
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