Account Director: Full-Service Agency (290 views)

Cape Town, South Africa
5 Jul 2022

Previously disadvantaged candidates will be given preference.

We have a fabulous job opportunity for an Account Director to fill a Senior Client Service/Project Lead role at a full-service production agency in Cape Town. The successful candidate will work alongside some great minds on a tech client, which is an exceptionally fast paced, “one of its kind” company. We are looking for an extremely well organised, confident and enthusiastic candidate who has worked at an Advertising or Marketing agency.
Please note that this position is not remote.


  • Working with a team to provide the utmost level of client service
  • Provide guidance to and be a mentor for the junior staff members
  • Working with other senior managers to complete current campaigns and generate new initiatives for future campaigns
  • Completing projects to a specific schedule and within an agreed budget
  • Using your skills to push the team and the agency, creatively and strategically
  • Identify continuous improvement opportunities.

The successful candidate must have/be:

  • Relevant Marketing Qualification
  • Significant experience in professional client relationship management
  • Previous advertising agency experience – essential
  • The ability to plan and strategise at a senior level
  • A persuasive and confident approach to creative projects
  • Excellent written and oral communication skills
  • Effective team management capabilities
  • A keen attention to detail and budgetary restraints
  • Full awareness of creative processes and techniques – including digital platforms
  • Ability to function in a fast-paced environment and can handle pressure while achieving delivery goals in terms of deadlines and quality
  • Own transport – essential.

Should you not receive a response within two weeks, please consider your application unsuccessful.



Salary: Negotiable