This role oversees a portfolio of brands unique to Geometry Ogilvy Japan. All client partners operate in the lifestyle and leisure space with strong exposure to technology, travel & tourism and entertainment.
Leading a team of Account Managers and Account Executives the Account Director will engage directly with business leads in the client’s organization to provide high levels of professional engagement, advisory and innovative solutions. This role needs to consider all facets of the Marketing continuum with experience in Brand Strategy to Activation.
This role is unique for the right Account Director candidate as it carries high levels of autonomy and the ability to lead key accounts with strategic intent that is not hindered by layers of Management overhead. As such the candidate must be a strong self-starter and willing to proactively reach out for internal resource and subject matter expertise.
P&L Management is directly within the remit of this Account Director role and candidates are expected to be both financially literate and accountable to the Account P&L management for his portfolio.
The Account Director needs to be digitally savvy and willing to keep up to date in the latest trends in media, experience and creative. A strong appreciation for how digital enriches communications for the respective brands is critical to this role.
Account Director (AD) plays a key role in maintaining the clients’ stability and influences their potential growth.
AD is responsible for maintaining strong client relationships and for the output of excellent marketing/advertising/PR (online and offline) activities and creative strategies.
AD must use his/her experience and discipline to drive constant improvement. The job scope covers: client service, development of customer insights based on data, development of communication strategies and campaign plans, supervision of campaign executions, project management, quality controls, and reporting.
Leadership & People Management
Geometry Ogilvy Japan is an equal opportunity employer. We believe in creating a dynamic work environment that values diversity and inclusion and strives to recruit a diverse slate of candidates to help us achieve that goal.