Project/Account Manager (Advertising sector) 4 or 5 days considered

Project/Account Manager (Advertising sector) – Sustainability (4 or 5 days)

Salary:  £30k – £40k (Up to £50k pro rata’d to 4 days also considered) – initial 12 month Fixed Term Contract

Closing date:  Wednesday 19th May

Returners are also highly encouraged to apply.

f1 Recruitment has been engaged on an exclusive with an established business in the Advertising sector, to recruit for a newly created post of Project/Account Manager – Sustainability.

In November 2020, the client an industry-wide initiative to help UK advertising respond to the climate crisis caused by CO2 emissions. The mission is for immediate, collective industry action to help achieve real net zero carbon emissions from the development, production and media placement of advertising by the end of 2030.  The 3 ares of focus in the role are:

Managing the programme effectively, ensuring all supporters are properly managed and fully engaged with the Steering and Working Groups, encouraging the adoption and implementation of the 5 point Action Plan by the supporters/companies across the UK advertising industry by keeping programme on track.  As well as monitoring the wider developments on climate action across the the industry.

It is essential for this role you have experience of working within the UK advertising an marketing industry, ideally in an account management role and can demonstrate a clear, informed understanding of how, the advertising eco-system works.  Ideally with experience of working in a sustainability/climate action related area.  Either through client work or directly on projects.  You will have a real passion for UK advertising and how to promote its positive actions on the climate emergency in a high-impact, highly visible way to the industry events worldwide.

The client is looking to interview asap, please forward your cv for an initial conversation.