Job title: Account Director
Employment type: Full Time
Experience: 8 to 10 years
Salary: R35000 to R45000
Job published: 25 May 2021
Job reference no: 3429023254

Job Description


A 25-year old historically BTL agency is seeking a dynamic, motivated Account Director who prizes relationships above all else and has a passion for getting great work done in a fast paced, ever-changing environment.

Purpose of role:

To manage and direct a key account's fast-paced, innovative digital financial offering. 


  • A relevant tertiary qualification
  • A minimum of 8 - 10 years in agency environment (BTL will be advantageous)
  • Experience working on a retail financial services brand on BTL and digital campaigns
  • B2B experience advantageous
  • Sound understanding of digital and integrated marketing (incl Social Media)
  • Experience in managing a team
  • Experience in working with a large client team
  • Courage under fire

The right candidate will display the following:

  • Absolute professionalism, in all aspects
  • Excels in managing a demanding, exacting client
  • Relationship-driven and agency-led
  • The right mix of strength of character, courage of convictions and finding the win-win solution to every conundrum
  • Alignment with agency values:
    • Self-aware and accountable
    • Bold and courageous
    • Meticulous
    • Energetic and Inspired
    • Takes ownership
    • Solution and opportunity-focused
    • Playful and curious