Account Manager

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Bauer Media Published: January 10, 2017
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Role:

You will be responsible for creating and managing Creative and Interactive Branded Content from brief stage to completion.

Working closely with Head of Creative, Account Directors/Managers to deliver unrivalled Branded Content concepts in line with the Branded Concept strategy.

The role will require meeting agencies to sell/showcase Branded Content opportunities as well as develop campaigns with them.

Main Responsibilities:

  • Stimulate new business and retain existing by creating and refreshing ideas for beyond the spot creative
  • Assess each brief and use our full Bauer Media estate within your concept and generate creative and efficient responses.
  • Innovate – devise & implement new ideas/systems that will help stimulate and deliver better Branded Content.
  • Create relationships about Branded Content, potential to develop campaigns externally and internally.
  • Ensure all external and internal contacts are knowledgeable of all Bauer Media platforms (Digital, Magazine, TV and Radio)
  • Develop strong relationships with programming personnel and Branded Content/S&P teams at on all brands to ensure we get the best ideas
  • Forge strong relationships with other departments, to include; sales, programming, marketing, creative, production, traffic and research.
  • Event Management/site visits & where necessary, be present to oversee events/campaigns running in and outside of Manchester.
  • Inform, manage and ensure transparency with regard to all concepts
  • Deliver on promises and see it through

Skills & Abilities:

  • Capable of creating an idea, achieving buy-in and seeing it through from start to finish
  • A capable operator, able to manage multiple jobs at one time
  • Ability to stay calm under pressure
  • Good time management & ability to prioritise
  • Knowledge of Bauer Media estate (Digital, Magazine, TV and Radio)
  • Able to communicate effectively at all levels, both internally and externally
  • Forging strong working relationships both internally and externally
  • Demonstrate a creative mind capable of thinking laterally as well as logically
  • An amazing attention to detail
  • Proven track record of juggling a number of different campaigns at the same time is preferable
  • Providing high levels of customer service to all booked campaigns therefore ensuring the highest levels of renewals possible
  • Ensuring we obtain the best reputation in the market for campaign delivery
  • Level-headed, ability to ‘think on your feet’ and work well under pressure
  • Numerate and computer literate

If you feel you have the right qualities to work for Bauer Media - send your CV along with a covering letter to Katie.Howson@bauermedia.co.uk