Account Manager

Job Function

Business Unit: O&M Agency
Department: Account Management
Location: Cape Town, WC
Type: Permanent
Reports To: Account Director

Ogilvy and Mather Cape Town currently has a vacancy for an experienced Account Manager to join the British American Tobacco team. Interaction and relationship building with a dedicated client will be a paramount requirement.

Minimum, non-negotiable requirements include but are not limited to:
*Tertiary qualification in Advertising or Marketing
*At least two to three years experience in Account Management
*Below the line experience
*Willingness to work on a tobacco brand
*Able to meet tight deadlines and work in a pressurised environment
*Ability to think creatively and out-of-the-box
*Superb interpersonal skills coupled with the ability to work independently as well as part of a team
*Must be willing to travel if required
*Excellent attention to detail
*Exceptional writing and communication skills
*Excellent command of English, both written and verbal
*Hard working and eager to learn attitude
*Valid driver’s licence

Please include the job title (Account Manager) in the subject line of your email. Please note that correspondence will only be made with shortlisted candidates. Should you not hear from us, please consider your application to be unsuccessful. Thank you.

Ogilvy & Mather South Africa is an equal opportunity employer and does not discriminate against applicants or employees because of race, colour, creed, religion, sex, national origin, veteran status, disability, age, citizenship, marital or domestic/civil partnership status, sexual orientation or because of gender identity or expression.