*Technical Print and Promo Items / Promo Gifts experience

*Understanding of print graphical chain (production and suppliers)

*Human touch for Senior Client and Brand Contacts

*English & French language essential

*Philosophy to compete on quality and not just price

*Passion for sustainability and eco-aspects important

*Experience with international A-level brands desirable

*High potential to grow

The Opportunity

This is a rare opportunity to join a prestigious, international marketing company that is growing exponentially with A-brand marketing clients all across the globe. Through their broad portfolio of marketing services, they provide the essential back-office support that clears the way for their FMCG, Pharma, Retail and Luxury clients to focus on what they do best: their real business. Due to significant growth within their key account division and due to the need to expand their subject matter expertise in the field of Print and Promo Items (and associated like printing and gifts), they are seeking a new expert to join the team. As the French and South European side of the business is relatively young, there will be excellent and outstanding progression opportunities.

The Role

As Print Key Account Manager – Print & Promotional Items your core responsibility will be the buying and delivery of Print campaigns and materials. You will be integral in strengthening the relationships with clients and suppliers and you will be relied upon to provide expert advice and premium support for their day-to-day offline marketing material requirements. A key part is to look above and beyond the standard points and look in to aspects like innovative concepts and recyclable materials. The company will also expect you to provide your Print and Promo Items expertise in helping to manage supplier relationships, at national and international level, to ensure all print and other offline solutions are delivered within set SLA’s. You will coordinate your own projects and the company will encourage you to grow and mentor junior team members.

Required Skills and Experience

It goes without saying that an Key Account Manager – Print & Promotional Items will be tenacious, driven and eager to shine as the chosen in-house expert in the field! Having previous experience with running Print and Promo Items / Gift items or other marketing material projects is essential. You will possess a previous experience in Client Services (ideally with big global clients). To be successful as the Key Account Manager – Print & Promotional Items, you must be innovative and have experience of finding effective “out of the box” solutions for client requirements and work to set deadlines and budgets. The languages for this role are English + French. Combining organisation, communication, client services and administrative skills are all essential to succeed in this role. Having a connection to FCMG, Retail, Tech or the Pharma sector is all advantageous.

The Offering

In return for your skills and contribution as an Key Account Manager – Print & Promotional Items, this fantastic business will offer you a competitive salary, based on experience but also a bonus and other advantageous. You will be encouraged to advance your skills and achieve a structured career path with a number of opportunities for promotion that will arise very quickly due to the company’s growth in the relative young French markets. With a variety of campaigns to work on, and with the company’s ambition to stand out and make the difference, you will be given every opportunity to shine. Encouraging self-development, this company will put all the steps in place for you to progress your career so if you’re looking for a chance to build on your current skills, this is the place for you.

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