Account Executive

Title: Account Executive | German Speaker | AdTech | £25K | London

Industry: Creative industries

Role/Sector: Project management   |   Account management   |   Consultancy   |   Business development   |   Marketing   |   Social media   |   PR

Location: Central London

Placement: Graduate job (permanent)

Salary: £25,000 (per annum)

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Information on the company

Our client is a rapidly growing advertising technology company, offering programmatic and direct solutions to the world’s leading publishers and advertisers. By contextually aligning news articles and advertising content, they help their clients deliver record levels of engagement. 

Headquartered in London, with a presence in the US and Asia, they have run campaigns for over 45 of the world’s largest brands including The Financial Times, BBC, Microsoft, Adobe and BT.


This is a full time permanent position paying £25,000. Proficient in German is highly desirable.

The Account Executive will join a thriving global Account Management team, which sits at the heart of the company and liaises closely with global clients, agencies and publishers as well as internal stakeholders. The team is focused on the set-up and successful delivery of
clients’ online content advertising campaigns.
The Account Executive will report into the Account Director, and will assist in the set-up and delivery of campaigns before progressing to take on responsibility for their own campaigns and clients.

This is an exciting opportunity to join a rapidly growing company at the cutting edge of digital advertising.

  • Working on deliverables for campaign launches, often to tight deadlines
  • Monitoring, managing and optimising live campaigns, including maintaining client content
  • Liaising with internal team members and external contacts
  • Compiling regular reports and analysing performance data
  • Working closely with the front end and sales team members
Essential Attributes
- Communication
The nature of the Account Executive role and our position between
publishers, agencies and advertisers mean that excellent written and verbal communication skills in both English and German are essential, as well as the ability to build relationships.
- Project management
As the role will involve working on multiple projects simultaneously; the candidate must have strong organisational skills and the ability to work to tight deadlines and to accepted quality standards.
- Numeric skills
The Account Executive will need to interpret large data sets and identify key trends and anomalies in order to optimise campaign performance.
- Initiative
The candidate will receive thorough training but will be expected to learn quickly, work independently and contribute to the business as it grows.
- IT Skills
Microsoft Office and Google Suite (ie gmail, sheets and docs) experience is essential. Database management experience will be advantageous.
Desirable Attributes
- Language Skills
Having a large presence in Germany a full professional or native
proficiency in German would be beneficial. This person will converse with German publishers and clients daily.
? Degree level (or equivalent) – 2.1 or above in any rigorous discipline
? Modern languages & humanities or business & marketing.
The successful candidate should have experience in independently managing projects and working in teams and ideally have experience in the marketing, advertising and wider media industry.
Compensation and Opportunities
? Competitive salary and potential bonus
? Pension plan
? Generous holiday entitlement
? Learning and development opportunities
? An office near the South Bank of the River Thames

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