Project Director

  • Department / Function
  • Marketing & Communications
  • Location
  • SW9 6DE
  • Contract Type
  • Permanent
  • Working Pattern
  • Full-time
  • Job Advert Description
  • By combining the breadth of experience and knowledge of Equals and Peppermint, we are able to provide a winning formula for successful activations across a wide range of locations including outdoor events and festivals, high foot fall areas, shopping centres and pop ups. Our clients include Moët Hennessy, Heineken, Super Cell, Pernod Ricard and many more global brands.

     

    With this in mind we are looking for an energetic and career-driven Account / Project Director who enjoys festivals, live events (brand activation, retailtainment, brand experience, corporate, contract, sports, agency and consumer). Reporting into the Head of Agency / Client Services Director, you will be responsible for effectively delivering on projects and campaigns and managing your tasks and time with a high degree of autonomy, consistency and attention to detail.

    What You'll Do

    • You will be a key day to day client contact at senior brand manager and marketing manager level across multiple Clients.
    • Oversee regular project status meetings with your team ultimately accountable for each Client's budget and portfolio P&L, ensuring all budgets stay on track and projects deliver their GP and contribution targets

    • Collect and use data to inform new campaigns and the evaluation of existing campaigns

    • Ensure that the Equals brand values are adhered to in campaigns and in all communication channels

    About you

    • 5+ years’ experience in the live event / festivals / sports events / sponsorship sector
    • Solid proven experience in business development and project management
    • Personable, confident and outgoing with excellent face-to-face and written communication skills
    • Experience challenging budgets and overspends
      Ability to contribute to the creative aspects of a project

    • Ability to prioritise and juggle a varied and sometimes heavy workload

    What we offer

    We offer a competitive salary along with a range of excellent benefits including:

    • 25 days’ holiday (plus bank holidays)
    • The option to buy a further week’s holiday
    • Contributory Pension Scheme
    • Discretionary Bonus Scheme (subject to eligibility)
    • Life Assurance
    • A  benefits scheme offering vouchers, discounts and lots more
    • Most importantly an excellent working environment with the opportunity to progress
    Matthew Clark Bibendum is an equal opportunities employer and we welcome applications from all suitably qualified persons regardless of their race, sex, disability, religion/belief, sexual orientation or age.
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