Date Posted: 18/07/2022
Location: Dublin • Full Time
Verve is a Live Event and Brand Experience Agency that uses the power of live experience to win the hearts and minds of consumer and business audiences. Established in 1991, Verve is headquartered in Dublin with offices in London and working across Europe. We have a team of over 80 full time award winning professionals spanning creative, digital, events, activation, entertainment and sponsorship departments.
We are a multidisciplinary experience agency recognised for creating and delivering world class experiences for global brands portfolios such as Diageo, Google, LinkedIn, Amazon, Coke Cola & Universal Pictures. We believe in building long term partnerships with our clients, many of whom have been with us for well over a decade. You will get the opportunity to work across these brands developing high profile, big budget experiential campaigns and events. You will then have the chance to bring these brands and campaigns to major events, experiences, happenings and festivals.
We’re a professional, dynamic and ambitious company who are number one in our field. We operate in a creative, nimble and robust business sector, and we are searching for people who are of a similar nature.
We are seeking a talented Account Director to join our friendly Dublin team of experienced professionals working on a portfolio of high profile international brands. The successful candidate will possess an excellent track record in sponsorship, experiential, shopper marketing and on-trade activations. The ideal candidate will be able to demonstrate strong people management skills and build strategic operational plans as well as account management with excellent logistics, implementation and evaluation skills on consumer campaigns working to deadline and within budget As well as the day to day client contact, you will be responsible for maintaining high levels of client satisfaction including workflow, quality output and financial responsibility.
You’re a super experienced Account Director who is committed to excellence. You are an expert at handling multiple deadlines, delivering work on time, on budget and to an outstanding standard. You display excellent interpersonal skills and are a team player who motivates others. Naturally, you will remain calm when time is of the essence and the pressure is on!
With strong previous experience, you have a great knowledge of campaign strategy and live events. You are passionate about what you do and will always get stuck into projects striving to take them to the next level in terms of creativity. You are always willing to take on more responsibility for clients or for the agency but you understand when to seek support from senior staff and are willing to mentor other team members below you. A strong communicator at all levels, you are ambitious, inquisitive about the industry, solution focused but always willing to voice your ideas and opinions.
You are an expert in your client’s business in terms of their customers, products and services and will exceed their expectations in terms of the service you provide. They will trust you implicitly and see you as an extension of their business.
You actively network within the industry and often spot opportunities to engage people with Verve and the creative work we do in order to obtain a new business meeting or an opportunity to present our ideas on how to positively impact their business.
Ideally you will have 4-5 years’ experience delivering client service within an agency environment and, on joining our passionate team, you will take ownership of and assist on a number of accounts. You will be given every opportunity to grow and develop your career within an Agency which dreams big.
BENEFITS OF WORKING FOR VERVE:
Verve is an equal opportunities employer, we are determined to ensure that no applicant receives less favourable treatment on the grounds of gender, age, disability, religion, belief, sexual orientation, marital status, or race, or is disadvantaged by conditions or requirements which cannot be shown. Verve is committed to promoting a diverse and inclusive community – a place where we can all be ourselves and succeed on merit.