Client Development Director - Social Chain

Manchester, Salary:Negotiable

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About Social Chain

This is Social Chain. A global social media agency. We deliver tangible results that have a long term transformational impact on progressive brands. We use the latest technology to drive strategy, the right minds to inspire creativity, and over 386 million people to maximise distribution. We currently have offices in Manchester, London, New York and Berlin. Interested in joining us? We’re always looking out for the next generation of talent to join our expansive team of creatives. We’re not looking for generic CVs, we’re looking for originality and a proven passion that grabs our attention.

Job Description

We have an exciting opportunity for a Client Development Director to be part of our award-winning team at Social Chain Manchester.

As Client Development Director you will be responsible for lead creativity in client pitches and proposals, delivering first, fearless and ever-changing social solutions across our client portfolio meeting and exceeding client objectives and drive profitable customer relationships.

You’ll have exceptional client service and development skills with the ability to maintain and extend client loyalty via strong relationships and a proactive and innovative approach. The ability to grow accounts by identifying and landing opportunities in both existing and new areas of the client’s business.

Candidate Requirements

  • 5-7 years’ experience working in agencies or media owners
  • An excellent working knowledge of different social capabilities and what they offer the client and customer.
  • Great communication skills, business acumen and natural relationship building are a must.
  • Ability to present and sell in creative services, comfortable with the different mix of deliverables
  • Able to help manage client budgets against objectives set with rest of account team
  • Maintain a strategic overview of all accounts, and proactively advise Account Directors and Account Managers on new issues
  • Must be able to demonstrate strategic marketing experience as well as the ability to adopt a hands-on approach when necessary

Additional Info

Benefits include

  • Free food and drink in the office
  • Unlimited holiday allowance
  • Flexible working
  • Pension Scheme
  • Wellness & Happiness initiatives including yoga and meditation
  • Plus more...