Account Executive R14 000pm
We are looking for an experienced client service expert to manage one or more clients’ accounts on a day-to-day basis. The successful candidate will manage all aspects of each account, from client interface to generating cost estimates, trafficking jobs, and sending artwork to suppliers.
It is essential that the candidate operates well under pressure and pays attention to details.
The successful candidate will have :
A minimum of five years’ experience in account management at a senior level in an agency environment.
Experience managing corporate, business to business brands.
A thorough understanding of print and digital production (with TV and Radio experience a plus) and agency processes.
Excellent communication and relationship-building skills.
The ability to work both independently and as part of a team.
An enthusiastic and energetic attitude.
The ability to handle fast turnaround times in a high stress environment.
Must have own transport!
Responsibilities Include :
Managing the day-to-day running of client accounts, incorporating all facets of client service.
Independently planning and managing a busy daily schedule.
Ensuring regular and effective client communication, including regular status updates and contact reports.
Generating accurate cost estimates with a thorough knowledge of the creative production process.
Translating client requirements into clear and accurate briefs for agency colleagues.
Trafficking with studio, ensuring that all projects are delivered on schedule, on budget, and to the highest standards of quality.