Account Manager / Senior Account Manager - Manchester

Recruiter
Anonymous
Location
Lancashire
Salary
25000.00 - 35000.00 GBP Annual + GBP25000 - GBP35000/annum
Posted
13 Jun 2017
Closes
11 Jul 2017
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
ACCOUNT MANAGER - PACKAGING

MANCHESTER BASED

CIRCA - SALARY DOE

Company - An award winning creative consultancy for packaging solutions. Working with FMCG blue chip accounts, our client operates worldwide and offers brand creation through to artwork and production under one roof.

Roles & Responsibilities -

* Project managing and auctioning the artwork flow through the customers critical path process from customer brief to release to the printer
* The main aim of this role is to manage creative projects, which exceed client expectations, on time and budget.
* To be the main point of contact for a list of clients and provide an exceptional service to them.
* You will be required to deal with client queries and communicating professionally with the customer when necessary
* Keeping the client up to date on project status and potential challenges
* Book out adequate time for design and photography projects and working with the Traffic Manager to ensure this
* Creating creative written briefs
* Supporting CSR team with production briefing
* Present design idea to clients and ensure their client systems are up-to-date
* Keep knowledgeable of market changes by attending regular store visits to review designs on shelf.

Experience Needed:

* Need to have agency / design background (PACKAGING ESSENTIAL) - not just general account management as they will be expected to present design to clients.
* Ability to draft up a creative brief from information provided
* Have a professional and approachable manner
* Excel in customer service
* Has the ability to problem solve and problem share
* Thrives under pressure during peak periods of work
* Is commercially astute; constantly looking to promote additional services and enhance the customer experience
* Must have excellent organisational, written, spoken and time management skills

Interviews are being conducted as soon as possible for this vacancy, so if you are interested please get in touch as soon as possible and register your details with us -

Please note; we will not pass on any of your details without prior consent!

Key words - packaging / CSR / Customer Service Representative / Project Manager / Senior Account Manager / project coordinator