ACCOUNT EXECUTIVE

Website Education Cubed

Digital Marketing Agency specialising in the Higher Education Sector

Step into a new opportunity to join our growing team as an Advertising Account Executive. Working alongside an Account Director and Account Manager across our client portfolio, you’ll act as an important link between Education Cubed, its clients and the third party providers we work with. You will strive to understand your client’s goals, managing day-to-day affairs and ensuring customer satisfaction. You’ll also assist with the tendering process and new business research.

RESPONSIBILITIES

As an Advertising Account Executive at Education Cubed, you’ll need to:

  • Work with agency colleagues to devise an advertising campaign that meets the client’s brief and budget
  • Work with the Account Director and Account Manager to brief media, creative and research staff and assist with the formulation of marketing strategies
  • Liaise with, and act as the link between, the client and the advertising agency by maintaining regular contact with both
  • Ensure that communication flows effectively
  • Negotiate with clients and third party media about the details of campaigns
  • Handle budgets, manage campaign costs and invoice clients
  • Write client reports
  • Monitor the effectiveness of campaigns
  • Undertake administrative tasks

SKILLS

You’ll need to show evidence of the following:

  • Excellent communication and interpersonal skills
  • A proactive attitude, with the ability to use initiative and be flexible
  • Excellent organisational skills
  • The ability to work under pressure and assimilate large quantities of information quickly, while maintaining attention to detail
  • Drive and determination
  • Effective teamworking skills
  • Influencing and negotiation skills
  • Oral and written communication skills
  • A willingness to learn
  • Resilience, to enable you to deal with problems and constructive criticism
  • IT literacy and an awareness of how the industry is developing in light of new communication technologies

QUALIFICATIONS

Although this position is open to all, a degree or HND in the following subjects would be favoured.

  • Advertising
  • Business or Management
  • Communications
  • English
  • Marketing

ENJOY THE PERKS OF WORKING AT CUBED!

  • 25 days holiday, plus 8 bank holidays and your Birthday off!
  • Private Health Plan
  • Opportunities to work from home
  • Regular team building
  • Away days
  • Dog-friendly office
  • Discounted gym membership
  • Charity workdays and fundraising

MORE DETAILS

We offer excellent career prospects and career development plans so you can reach new heights. The Cubed office is a fun and friendly working environment, and we offer flexible working hours. We value candidates who are team-oriented, agile, self-motivated and above all passionate.

If you think you have what we’re looking for, we’d like to hear from you. Please send a CV and short cover letter explaining why you’re suitable for the role to Vivek at vevjemo@educationcubed.com.

Right to Work checks will be carried out with all individuals selected for interviews.

To apply for this job email your details to vevjemo@educationcubed.com.