Account Executive

  • Full Time
  • MCR


Are you passionate about digital, a confident multi-tasker and an all-round people person?

Are you looking for a role where you can experience the full marketing funnel from developing campaign strategies, creating the assets, and then activating them through performance channels?

As one of the North West’s fastest growing agencies and made up from some of the finest talent in the industry, we are looking for an Account Executive to join our vibrant agency and be part of our award-winning team supporting across multiple clients.

Join our talented team

As part of our Client Services team, you will act as a central point of contact across our development, performance, creative and design teams to plan and deliver against a variety of workstreams across our wide variety of brand partners.

Working closely with Account Managers and Directors, you will have a wide range of projects, clients, and responsibilities to get stuck into; whilst also gaining the opportunity to independently lead your own projects and workstreams as part of a fast-paced, challenging and fun team.

Your every day and you.

As part of your role, you will:

  • Meet and liaise with clients to discuss and identify their requirements, ensuring all actions are followed up and completed on time
  • Work with agency colleagues to pull campaign plans together that meet the client’s brief and budget requirements
  • Lead individual aspects of larger client campaigns whilst also having the opportunity to independently drive your own workstreams
  • Present (alongside agency colleagues) campaign ideas, deliverables, amended work, budgets and statuses to clients & internal staff
  • Working closely with account managers to brief media, creative and research staff, acting as the central point of contact between the client and agency in effective, on time delivery of work
  • Ensure that communication is effective, and clients are kept up to date by producing contact reports, following up on agency actions & feeding into regular status updates
  • Act as an initial point of contact for ad-hoc client requests
  • Support content & development teams in website content population
  • Leading smaller projects and feeding into larger campaigns
  • Run regular reports to help with wider financial reporting, management of the agency and our clients

You will have:

  • Excellent attention to detail, written and verbal communication skills
  • The ability to earn respect quickly from clients and colleagues alike.

You may have:

  • Some relevant work experience already
  • An understanding and appreciation of digital/performance marketing and website development, PPC, SEO, social, analytics and paid digital media (would be an advantage).

Your rewards:

As well as a competitive salary, you will receive:

  • Up to the equivalent of 38 days annual leave (plus Bank Holidays). This is made up of 24 days holiday plus 3 days over Christmas, 6 life balance days (a half day each month to do whatever you want), and an additional holiday for each year of service, up to a total of 5 extra days
  • Early finish on a Friday
  • Private health insurance which covers pre-existing conditions, cancer care and gives cashback for routine optical and dental treatments
  • Life assurance
  • Pension scheme
  • Enhanced maternity and paternity pay
  • Half yearly profit share
  • £1000 for referring a new hire.

And we offer:

  • Hybrid working and flexibility across our Manchester, Macclesfield, and Leeds offices
  • Access to a personal trainer/nutritionist, free fruit, and breakfast
  • Mental health support and access to professional therapists through ‘Spill’
  • Twice yearly peer feedback and performance reviews, tailored personal development plans and objectives
  • Access to industry accredited professional qualifications through our IPA membership
  • Employee voice, we consult our people on matters affecting them and encourage participation in surveys, our suggestions box and employee awards
  • A social buddy, monthly agency socials and events put on by our culture committee
  • All supported by a culture driven by great work, team collaboration, passion, honesty, and mutual respect for everyone.

About TrunkBBI

TrunkBBI is an integrated marketing agency focused on creating engaging, immersive and highly creative experiences for brands. We are a collaboration of some of the top names from network and bespoke agencies, brought together to deliver a boutique experience and service to clients.

Unique in our approach and our desire to do things differently, we build client teams that combine the best of abilities in design, dev, tech, content, engagement and performance. Our belief in our approach ensures we produce brilliant results for clients.