Account Director - Sports

Account Director - Sports

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    Account Director - Sports

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    Lauren Fahy

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    over 1 year ago

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Are you a talented, edgy, finger-on-pulse, in the thick of what’s up-and-coming (or better yet – leading the way) passionate agency-side professional with a minimum of 1-2 years Account Director agency-side level experience and looking to work with the best in the market?

Here’s your chance to become 1 of 2 new permanent Account Directors for our client who represent all that is fun, forward-thinking and exciting and are cutting through the noise with buzzy and captivating media comms.

Managing a team of Account Managers/Executives in a company in further growth mode and working across world-class global brands you will manage these leading clients, help to win new ones, spot and develop opportunities, and manage the team to deliver through digital marketing (mainly social media), PR, sponsorship, event activations and experiential marketing.  

The Necessaries:

  • Agency experience with 5/6 years brand experience in social and traditional media

  • Minimum 1 year at Account Director level

  • Proven ability to put together strong strategic brand plans

  • Flair and experience in putting together and delivering outstanding pitch presentations 

  • Ability to work cross agency and to represent the agency and its roster of blue chip clients in a very confident and engaging manner

Got what it takes?  E-mail your updated CV to Leanne Bradley on 

About Alternatives Group
Alternatives Group is an award winning, dynamic talent resourcing business with 3 key divisions: 

  • Alternatives Resourcing: No. 1 in the market for marketing, digital and commercial permanent and interim recruitment

  • Alternatives Loyalty & Managed Services: On-site, performance managed loyalty, marketing and commercial solutions

  • Alternatives Elect: Global executive search service

Our flexible and dynamic business models ensure that we can provide right sized, talent appropriate solutions for our clients, who are typically medium to large Irish and global businesses with Irish hubs.