Senior Account Director

Job Function

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

Ogilvy and Mather Cape Town currently has a vacancy for a Senior Account Director.
Previous client service experience within an ad agency at a senior level is essential.

Minimum requirements include but are not limited to:
*Tertiary qualification in Advertising or Marketing
*Experience in Client Services within an Advertising Agency at a senior level essential
*Through the line experience
*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
*Strong financial acumen
*Excellent attention to detail
*Exceptional writing and communication skills
*Excellent command of English, both written and verbal
*Hard working and eager to learn attitude
*Strong leadership skills
*Willingness to travel

Please include the job title (Senior Account Director) in the subject line of your email. Please note that correspondence will only be made with short-listed candidates. Should you not hear from us within two weeks of applying, 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.