Account Manager - Digital Agency - Arabic Speaker

Job Title: Account Manager - Digital Agency - Arabic Speaker
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Dubai, United Arab Emirates
Salary: Negotiable
Start Date: ASAP
Reference: JN -122018-219547
Contact Name: Molly Pritchard
Contact Email:
Job Published: December 13, 2018 06:23

Job Description

As an Account Manager, you will work closely with the Account Director to craft and oversee our client's digital communications strategy including always-on social management, digital activation, influencer programs and performance media. Your role will also involve managing and mentoring the account executives to deliver as per best practices - across 4-6 international brands.

  • Plan Digital Strategy (Across digital channels, content, campaigns & connections).
  • Deeply understand brand insights, customer segmentation, and target needs to steer actionable creative briefs. Thus, leading to effective digital campaign conceptualization and presentation.
  • Co-ordinate with suppliers and agency departments to ensure that deadlines are met, best-practices followed & client expectations are aligned.
  • Meet with client atleast once a month to align on overall strategy, present work done & insights/research that can help the brand achieve digital marketing success.
  • Develop team members by coaching, training and identifying areas for growth.
  • Oversee a team of content creators/community managers and ensure that all bite-sized information shared on digital channels is optimized/aligned to client's brand and needs.
  • Develop and grow media buying skills to direct media planning/buying team ensuring most effective use of client's budget to achieve marketing objectives.
  • Producing regular reports and documentation for clients as requested.

What you'll need:

  • To effectively communicate with a portfolio of clients via email, phone, presentations and meetings,
  • Ability to handle pressure, long hours & deliver within deadlines,
  • Be a team player and contribute to development of & others,
  • Highly adaptive/have a passion for digital media marketing & changing technology in the fast paced industry,
  • Must be able to multi-task, think on your feet & exhibit attention to details,
  • Bilingual Arabic/English preferred.