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August 03 2017

ACCOUNT DIRECTOR - DYNAMIC INDEPENDENT AD AGENCY - JOHANNESBURG

A truly exciting opportunity for a passionate and proactive Account Director has opened up at a dynamic advertising agency’s Joburg office. This established agency has made a great name for itself with its hot creative output by offering its staff a super balance of maturity and youth. This role will see you working on alcoholic brands and as such, experience in this category is a must. The ideal candidate will be able to multitask and possess high levels of attention to detail. This is a fabulous opportunity to join an enthusiastic team producing fresh and original South African work.

Preference will be given to previously disadvantaged candidates.

Requirements
The successful candidate must have/be:

· Tertiary qualification in Advertising or Marketing.
· Minimum of 5 years ATL advertising agency experience.
· Full 360֯ experience in ATL/BTL/Digital.
· Ability to think creatively and out-of-the-box.
· Superb interpersonal skills coupled with the ability to work independently as well as part of a team.
· Able to meet tight deadlines and work in a pressurised environment - your implementation skills will be above standard.
· Strong financial acumen.
· Excellent attention to detail.
· Exceptional writing and communication skills.
· Excellent command of English, both written and verbal.
· Hard working and eager to learn attitude.
· Strong leadership skills.
· Knowledge and interest in the alcoholic brand industry both locally and globally.
· Willingness to travel when required.