Account/Project/Strategy Manager Jobs

Every project needs an experienced Account Manager to oversee it, and this is no different within the creative industries. From advertising to broadcast journalism, the presence of a Creative Account Manager can make or break a campaign. While similar, Project Managers are also responsible for the completion of the project which must be finished on time and on budget. Whether agency based or client-side, Planners and Strategy Managers are also responsible for taking research and insight and turning it into behaviour based creative ideas, this information will act as the base for all advertising campaigns. If managing creative accounts is your area of expertise, Salt’s specialist recruiters can help you find your next role.

Jobs: Account/Project/Strategy Manager Jobs

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Account Director | PR & Comms agency | London My client is a global Brand and Communication agency known for their passion about developing creative ideas for their clients, then…

Greater London

Permanent

Up to £60000 per annum

Account Director Our client is looking for a strong account director, with solid experience of driving and delivering digital and integrated projects and a passion for nurturing and growing clients.…

Greater London

Permanent

£50000.00 - £55000.00 per annum

This is an extremely exciting time to join a global icon in the fashion/beauty/luxury space. You undoubtedly know the name - and we hope you'll want to join themThis is…

Greater London

Permanent

£45000.00 - £50000.00 per annum + benefits

This is an extremely exciting time to join a global icon in the fashion/beauty/luxury space. You undoubtedly know the name - and we hope you'll want to join them 👋This…

Greater London

Permanent

£55000.00 - £60000.00 per annum + benefits

The opportunity This a new role created as part of my client's drive to place users at the heart of their culture and product development. Reporting to the UX Design…

Greater London

Permanent

£40000 - £80000 per annum + bonus

🙌Are you an amazing Project Manager looking for a new start or looking to take charge of an awesome new project?🙌 This is an exciting opportunity to join one of…

Europe

Permanent

€40000 - €50000 per annum + Benefits

Are you an amazing Account Manager looking for a new start or looking to take charge of an awesome new client accounts??? This is an exciting opportunity to join one…

Europe

Permanent

£40000.00 - £45000 per annum + Benefits

Are you an amazing Account Manager looking for a new start or looking to take charge of awesome new client accounts in the district of Heidelberg, Germany ??? This is…

Europe

Permanent

€40000.00 - €45000 per annum + Benefits

Drive innovative, inspired thinking to challenge expectations Develop creative and technical judgement - strive for the best work every time Craft briefs which inspire and motivate the creative teams and…

City of London

Permanent

£50000.00 - £55000.00 per annum

As a Creative Director, you will be tasked with leading the creation and production of the entire digital and content strategy. It's a hands-on role, dedicated to most importantly the…

City of London

Permanent

£80000 - £100000 per annum

Overview of the role This is a great opportunity for an ambitious Digital Project Manager to join a highly successful and fast-growing agency to deliver high-quality and innovative e-commerce solutions…

City of London

Permanent

This is an exciting opportunity to join one of the world's fastest-growing agencies and work alongside some of the best talent in the industry. This role involves being the creative…

Berkshire

Permanent

£40000 - £45000 per annum

What is Creative Account Management?

A Creative Account Manager is responsible for overseeing the day-to-day running of a campaign. This requires intimate knowledge of both the client in question and the strengths of the creative team you will be working with. The role also entails managing client expectations, ensuring creative work fits the client brief and making sure all deadlines are met.

Related roles include Project Managers, who manage the whole workflow, ensuring print, digital, UX, signage are all delivered, and Strategy Managers have a more all-encompassing role, focus on a business-level approach to different clients.

Creative Account Management roles can be filled in-house, as well as on a consultancy basis. This allows applicants to broaden their areas of expertise by undertaking Creative Account Management positions across a swathe of different industry sectors.

Salary information and career progression

Account / Senior Account Managers £25,000 - £35,000
Mid Weight Project Manager £35,000 - £45,000
Strategist £30,000 - £40,000
  • Recent Changes in the Sector

    In recent years, Creative Account Managers have dealt more with digital work. As the brands agencies work with increasingly favour online communications, creative work has come to encompass websites, online videos, adverts, influencer collaborations, and social media campaigns. Knowledge of the online landscape is now essential to the modern Creative Account Manager.

  • Future Prospects

    Creative Account Managers can expect to progress to Senior Creative Account Management roles with time and experience, eventually with the potential to reach Accounts Director positions.

  • Salt’s advice for getting a Creative Account Management job

    Employers’ Requirements

    Employers will expect knowledge of, and experience of working in, Creative Account Management. Since the role can cover several sectors, experience in the sector you are applying for is also useful. An eye for good creative work will also be necessary, as will knowledge of how creative teams work together.

    CV Requirements

    Make sure you display all relevant skills on your CV and detail some of the projects you have worked on previously. Emphasise any interactions you have had with creative teams in order to establish your Creative Account Manager credentials.

    Educational Requirements

    Specific qualifications in Creative Account Management are not necessarily required, but a degree in Marketing or a similar field can help you build the knowledge base you need.

Top Tip

"To love everything Creative as well as to be very organised with a passion for Advertising."

— David Pratley, Director

Speak with David Pratley about Account/Project/Strategy Manager Jobs

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