Account Director, Sports Sponsorship – Top-tier Integrated Marketing Agency

Location
London (Central), London (Greater) (GB)
Salary
Highly Competitive
Posted
20 Apr 2017
Closes
20 May 2017
Industry
PR
Job Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

Are you a savvy, self-motivated individual looking to work alongside prestigious brands and global sporting rights holders with true entrepreneurial spirit? If so, a leading integrated sports marketing agency is actively searching for an Account Director to join their team in the heart of central London. If you’re absolute sports nut are your thing, then read on!

The right candidate will come with a robust, integrated skillset and breadth of knowledge that extends beyond PR into the wider marketing sphere, covering partnerships, sponsorship, digital, experiential and

influencer engagement. Someone who has extensive experience in being the Account Lead across

big brands, and who is well versed in delivering major, multi-layered campaigns for these brands.

Experience of working on global accounts with big brands and sporting rights holders would be an advantage!

The Role:

  • Strategic planning
  • Creative idea generation
  • Delivery and implementation of UK & international Sponsorship/ PR campaigns
  • Strategic lead on campaigns for iconic consumer brands, leveraging sporting properties
  • Toolkit writing and creation of assets
  • Branded content creation
  • Event management and delivery
  • Partnership negotiation and delivery (brand/media)

The Person:

  • Delivery of effective social media campaigns (within context of broader integrated campaign)
  • Delivery of influencer engagement programs
  • Must have a wealth of experience big consumer brands and/ or sporting rights holders across all major Communications channels
  • Budget management/ownership, including monitoring and reconciliation, plus fee negotiation
  • Managing a small team AAE-AM level
  • Contributing to new business pitches
  • Attending relevant industry events to reinvigorate the creative process


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