MCG Associates Dubai - United Arab Emirates
Jan 17, 2017Full time
Our Client is a leading Digital Agency who is creative, future looking & fast moving. With a less hierarchal structure than other agencies, they empower individuals and give them real responsibility. Thus, they only hire people who are energetic, courageous, curious, optimistic and willing to try new things - individuals with opinions and imagination that will embrace agency life do best in this culture. The Role As an Account Manager, you will work closely with the Account Director/Senior Account Manager to craft and oversee our client's digital communications strategy. Your role will also involve managing digital campaign execution and mentoring the account executives to deliver social media best practices - across 4-6 international brands. Brands you'll be working on: Fashion Brands and French Luxury Skincare Brands How you'll be rewarded: Competitive salary & career growth opportunity, 21 days off Medical, airfare ticket & parking discounts T-shirt friendly, casual atmosphere in an office that boasts private gardens, balconies, an attic and a terrace! Key Responsibilities Plan Digital Strategy (Across digital channels, content, campaigns & connections). Deeply understand brand insights, customer segmentation, and target needs to steer actionable creative briefs. Thus, leading to effective digital campaign conceptualization and presentation. Co-ordinate with suppliers and agency departments to ensure that deadlines are met, best-practices followed & client expectations are aligned. Meet with the client at least once a month to align on overall strategy, present work done & insights/research that can help the brand achieve digital marketing success. Develop team members by coaching, training and identifying areas for growth. Oversee a team of content creator’s/community managers and ensure that all bite-sized information shared on digital channels is optimized/aligned to client's brand and needs. Develop and grow media buying skills to direct media planning/buying team ensuring most effective use of client’s budget to achieve marketing objectives. Producing regular reports and documentation for clients as requested. The Candidate To effectively communicate with a portfolio of clients via email, phone, presentations and meetings. Ability to handle pressure, long hours & deliver within deadlines. Be a team player and contribute to development of & others. Highly adaptive/have a passion for digital media marketing & changing technology in the fast paced industry. Must be able to multi-task, think on your feet & exhibit attention to details. Bilingual Arabic/English.