Junior Account Manager

Want to see your hard work on the most talked about TV content or in the next hotly tipped feature film?    

EMG are looking to broaden the team at the UK's largest independent product placement company working with many prestigious clients across the Technology, Automotive, FMCG, Drinks and Charity sectors.  As part of a fast-paced and family feel team environment, you will have a direct impact on what brands get featured in some of the nation’s favourite blockbusting films, TV series and latest streamers.   

We are looking to recruit a bright, content loving, hard-working and enthusiastic individual to undertake the role of Account Manager.  Reporting directly to a Account Director you will be working with some of the world's most famous brands to place their products within the content of TV and film.  From fast cars to hair products, you'll be in the thick of it between world class content and branded products.

Key Responsibilities Include:

  • Reporting directly to an Account Director

  • Develop & maintain strong working relationships with nominated clients

  • Develop thorough knowledge of client briefs, brands & products

  • Day to day contact & handling of day to day client servicing of nominated clients

  • Draft client regular results & review documents

  • Attend client meetings

  • Gain knowledge & understanding of EMG viewing & evaluation methodology/tool

  • Support production team & attend internal production meetings

  • Liaise with production companies to generate & fulfil placements

  • Undertake management responsibilities of junior team members

The ideal candidate will demonstrate: 

  • A keen interest in TV & film along with the wider media environment.

  • Self-motivated, ambitious and proactive about your career development.

  • Flexible and adaptable to new responsibilities (there is lots of variety!)

  • Ability to prioritise workloads and to build and foster good working relationships.

  • Able to multi-task and prioritise, with exceptional organisational skills, even when under pressure.

  • Ability to work autonomously and collaboratively in a small, busy team 

  • A confident and adaptable communicator.

  • A total team player, committed to the collective success of EMG.

  • A questioner and a challenger. Comfortable taking direction from clients and colleagues but you like to sense-check what you’re being asked to do and are not afraid to speak up to seek clarification or contribute your ideas.

  • Able to identify when to escalate potential issues before they become a problem.

Experience & Skills:

  • Experience in TV, Film, Media or Entertainment are valued but not essential.

  • Extremely strong at client management and networking skills.   Tactful but assertive in your communication. Having the confidence to take the lead on projects with a lot of daily client communications.

  • Experienced in client management, running and reporting on client campaigns, with an ability to analyse and interpret data to pull real, practical insights and present to stakeholders

  • Effective at managing up with confidence to ensure your director is aware of workloads and that deliverables are manageable.

  • Drawing from your line management experience to apply a hands-on nurturing and development of Account Executives & Tracking Assistants.

  • Strong written and oral skills- able to come across clearly and succinctly in email or over the phone

  • Strong knowledge of Microsoft Office, specifically Excel and PowerPoint.

  • Excellent organisation and ability to work under pressure and within time constraints

To apply, email julia@emgroupuk.com directly with your CV, contact details, covering letter and salary expectations