Senior Account Manager job, Johannesburg

Remuneration: Negotiable cost for the company
Benefits: As part of the cost package for business
Location: Johannesburg
Level of education: Degree
The employment level: Middle / Senior
Type: Permanent
Reference: # Mich1446
Company: VGP recruitment

Previously disadvantaged applicants will be given preference.

The Johannesburg office of a creatively led brand agency is looking for an experienced Senior Account Manager. The role will see you managing the day-to-day management of key accounts while ensuring consistent strategic direction, achievement of financial goals and total customer satisfaction. You will be responsible for establishing and maintaining strong relationships with clients. The successful candidate will work on a wonderful FMCG brand in the food industry. Your effective and efficient project management of tasks is vital, as is your ability to create brilliant briefs that inspire! You will need to be able to travel occasionally for this role.


  • Build and maintain strong relationships with clients
  • Effective and efficient project management of tasks
  • Adherence to internal systems and contribution to team effectiveness
  • Achieve existing and new business financial goals
  • Shiny briefs
  • Clarity of communication and consistency reporting
  • Project planning.

Terms & Conditions
The successful candidate must have / be:

  • Relevant diploma
  • At least three to five years of industry experience – essential
  • Experience in FMCG and corporate branding and marketing communications
  • Experience in an advertising agency – ESSENTIAL
  • CHASE skill – advantageous
  • Knowledge and exposure to all media platforms and to production and print outputs
  • Excellent project management skills and knowledge of agency processes and systems
  • Exceptional organizational ability, operational skills and attention to detail
  • Excellent communication and interpersonal skills
  • Entrepreneurial spirit and great entrepreneurial talent
  • Patient and lucid, but full of energy and the ability to thrive under pressure
  • Own transport
  • Proactive and leading customer service approach
  • Very energetic and ambitious
  • Concerned about providing innovative and quality solutions for the client
  • Able to hit the ground while running.

If you do not receive a response within 2 weeks, please consider your application as rejected.

Company Description

VGP Recruitment is a recruitment agency specializing in the advertising, marketing, media, creative, digital, public relations / communications and publishing sectors.

Posted on May 22, 12:23 PM

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