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Account Director

Client Services

About us
SevenC3 is part of the C3 Group, Europe’s largest content marketing network. We believe in creating content that matters. Here in London, we have a varied client list that we’re really proud of from Sainsbury’s Magazine to The Perfume Shop. We’re a friendly bunch and take a holistic approach blending wellbeing and mental health, personal aims and business targets to get the best performance from everyone.

Account Director - Permanent role
This role sits within our Client Services team and will, for the time being, report directly to our MD, Mark Smith. You will oversee the delivery of a range of digital and social projects across a mix of B2C and B2B clients, likely to include The Perfume Shop, Livi, Bosch, ABB, E.ON.

The right candidate will be a self-starter, full of ideas and motivated by seeking out opportunities for themselves, the agency and their clients. They will be passionate about creating what matters - creating content and customer engagement in a way that truly makes a difference for a brand. And they will also know what it takes to deliver projects successfully – being organised and always being one step-ahead.

We’ll keep you busy with:

  • At least 2 years experience at AD level
  • Solid background in digital and social marketing preferably combined with experience in CRM
  • Preferably have B2B experience
  • Experience in stakeholder management
  • Experience in owning, planning and delivering multiple client projects and know what it takes to ensure successful outcomes
  • Proven record of owning and driving strong client relationships, including more senior clients
  • Experience of working alongside Project Management and understanding respective roles

More than this it’s about how you go about your days at SevenC3. We love it when people are:

  • Passionate about their jobs and making them a success
  • A reliable, friendly colleague and inspiring member of the team
  • Creative and open minded to come up with the best solution or new initiative
  • Positive always, with the ability to rise above any setbacks
  • Confident to admit when something isn’t working, come up with ideas, make changes for the better
  • Keen to develop themselves, share what you learn and use new knowledge to make things better
  • Self-aware, decent and considerate, able to diffuse situations and can work well with different characters under pressure
  • Eager to take part in building a great culture, whether that’s coming to our Summer party or volunteering to become a mentor, feedback how you feel. It all makes a difference

We’d love you to have the following skills and attributes:

  • Solid digital and social media understanding is key, within overall integrated solutions
  • Be a self-starter and has a clear point of view (and willing to share)
  • Be able to look beyond the brief and interrogate why we’re doing what we do
  • Be naturally curious, proactive and spot revenue opportunities
  • Desire to understand the client’s business, including their organisation, the marketplace (e.g. key competitors, economic drivers and competitive activity)
  • Have the commercial understanding to influence profitability
  • The ability and personality to inspire an agency team to faultless delivery
  • Not settling for mediocre
  • Attention to detail is essential
  • Build collaborative and inspiring relationships internally
  • Take responsibility for running (and prep’ing for) key meetings (both client and internal)
  • You will be a natural problem solver and salesperson
  • Able to help define as well as understand the bigger picture
  • Be a naturally restless and curious member of the team
  • Have great commercial acumen to manage team financials
  • Have the drive and desire to be involved in new business initiatives and pitches
  • Have an inner Project Manager within you


Hours and Location:
Our office is in Farringdon but we’re all working very successfully from home at the moment and are happy for people to blend home/office working post Covid. However, you must be able to commute to the London office easily post Covid restrictions.

Our core hours are 9.30-5.30 Monday- Thursday with an early finish at 4.30 on Fridays.

This role is advertised as a full time role but please talk to us about part time hours if this is your preference.

In return you get …

  • 25 days holiday
  • Your birthday off
  • Early 4.30pm finish on Fridays
  • Flexibility, our core hours are 9.30-5.30 Monday to Friday but we’re very open to a variation in working patterns. Providing it works for the business and works for you we’re happy.
  • Occupational Pension- currently 4% matched pension contributions
  • Vitality Healthcare- single cover
  • Season ticket loan
  • Cycle to work scheme
  • Life Assurance and Income Protection scheme
  • Regular access to a wealth of wellbeing initiatives from mindfulness and CBT practitioners to yoga classes
  • Awesome summer and Christmas parties plus a calendar of treats/food/drink and team social events to keep you cheery throughout the year, even during Covid

SevenC3 is an equal opportunities employer to all employees and applicants. Diversity isn’t enough, we believe in the power of unity; we believe in fairness and we value the kinetic energy that being truly inclusive has on the culture of a business. If we can offer accommodations for you in the recruitment process please do let us know at .

To apply:

You need to have a current and full UK work permit and be able to work from our London office at least once a week post Covid. 
Please send your CV and cover letter to REF ADJAN by Monday 18th January.

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