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Account Director

Job Title: Account Director
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Shanghai
Industry:
Salary: RMB 30,000-40,000
Start Date: ASAP
Reference: JT-02
Contact Name: Jvier Tan
Contact Email: jvier@savvycreative.com.sg
Job Published: July 26, 2016 16:13

Job Description

Looking for a skilled Account Director for our client, a leading brand packaging agency with offices in Shanghai, London, New York, and Singapore. With a portfolio consisting of notable beauty, alcohol and luxury brands, they are seeking a dynamic Account Director for their Shanghai office. Applying their creative strategy and packaging intelligence, they work hard to deliver world-class work of excellent quality to help their clients in achieving their potential.  

Responsibilities (not limited):

  • Manage communications and end-to-end deliverables to ensure that projects are completed in a timely and cost-effective manner, including communicating with vendors and suppliers
  • Project management of several accounts while leading research, planning and business development activities, as required
  • Compile and prepare project briefs, proposals, pitches, cost estimations, timelines, presentations, P/L
  • Manage project status, billing and prioritization of project workload
  • Provide design strategy input and long-term thinking
  • Work closely with Client Director for strategy and tactical issues

Requirements:

  • Minimum 7 years work experience in a packaging agency in a similar role
  • A University Degree in Business, Marketing, Design or similar
  • Excellent communication and presentation skills in English and Mandarin to communicate with Chinese clients
  • Proven experience working a fast paced environment managing several projects at one time
  • Ability to work with a range of clients, vendors and internal team members in a productive and caring manner
  • Proficient in Microsoft Office