Account Director

Wunderman Antwerp is looking for a motivated, enthusiastic and creative Account Director. Someone who takes the lead and has his/her eye on the prize: the client. The Account Director we're looking for will serve an international client in the lifestyle segment, doing work focused heavily on creation and design. The ideal candidate must be business minded and have experience with international clients.

We're looking for a profile who can build - from the ground up - and maintain a strong relationship with the client. Someone who is flexible and isn’t afraid of intense brainstorming sessions. Someone who can dazzle and surprise, who works pro-actively and has a hands-on, strategic approach. Someone, perhaps, like you!

KEY RESPONSIBILITIES

  • Ensuring strong client relationships
  • Overseeing day-to-day operations of the client
  • Working proactively to present creative and solid business building ideas
  • Taking responsibility for the account, managing campaigns and digital projects
  • Developing, writing and presenting communication plans (together with Creation/Strategy teams)
  • Conducting briefings, externally as well as internally
  • Starting up and following up projects
  • Advising clients on 360° touch point communication
  • Managing financial performance of the client

PROFILE

  • You are an excellent and convincing communicator, able to partner with our client(s) on a senior level
  • You are a strategic thinker with a passion for creativity and design
  • You have built up a successful career in advertising, especially in digital communication, having more than 6 years on-the-job experience
  • You have experience in managing international accounts 
  • You have strong team and project management skills
  • Languages: Dutch or French native, with good knowledge of English
  • You are very efficient and flexible, getting the job done on time within budget
  • You are able to work very independently
  • You are result-oriented, excellent in operations
  • You can lead a team of account and/or project managers

WE OFFER

  • A competitive salary with fringe benefits
  • An ambitious and highly creative client
  • A team of experienced advertising grandmasters and young prodigies
  • We are part of the WPP Network, which offers opportunities for your further training and career
  • Wunderman Antwerp is a cheerful mix. We do not care about religion, skin color, nationality, … as long as you know your profession

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