This is a rare opportunity to join a prestigious, international marketing company with 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, Technology and Healthcare clients to focus on what they do best: their own core business. Due to significant growth within their Benelux and European key account divisions, there is now a need for a talented Key Account Manager – Print & Display to join and contribute towards their ‘right first time’ world class service and be the senior ‘face’ for the accounts and stakeholders. You will benefit from quick progression and a structured career path as this firm is expanding quickly!
As Key Account Manager – Print & Display your core responsibility will be the consulting on and delivery of Display, Print and associated large scale marketing campaigns. You will be integral in strengthening the relationships with A-brand clients and you will be relied upon to provide advice for their day to day offline marketing campaign requirements (choices, recycle materials, innovative concepts, new concepts, trends, best practice etc). You will quickly develop an understanding of your FMCG, Technology and Healthcare clients and their business and industry sector. The company will also expect you to lead supplier relationships (at national and international level) to ensure all print and Display is delivered as agreed. You will lead your own projects but also mentor junior staff were needed and spearhead the team where needed (like in tenders, strategic meetings and European reporting). Some natural leadership skills are important and only will become more important as your career grows with this firm.
The Required Skills and Experience
It goes without saying that a Key Account Manager – Print & Display will be tenacious, analytical, driven and eager to help support the growth of the firm and yourself! Having previous experience with running Commercial Print and mainly various Display projects or buying marketing materials is desired. Any other marketing skills is a plus of course. You will possess a proven track record in Client Services (being a senior contact for clients and stakeholders) and with a good understanding of the FMCG, Technology and Healthcare sector being a real bonus. To be successful in this role, you must be innovative and have experience of finding effective solutions for client requirements but still work to set deadlines and budgets. Competing on quality is still key. Fluent in Dutch is a must as is strong English as it’s an international firm. A grasp of French is desired and German a small bonus. Combining organisation, communication and administrative skills are all essential to success in this role.
In return for your skills and contribution as Key Account Manager – Print & Display, this fantastic business will offer you a salary based on experience plus the expected benefits of being part of a global company. 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. With a variety of campaigns to work on, 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 career and join an award-winning company, this is the place for you.