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Account Director

You love flying an account team to new heights? Then you just might be the account director we’re looking for.

We are BBDO. We are looking for new people. Skillful people, intelligent people, fun people. People that are handraisers, radiate energy and are dedicated to making great work that works great for the brands and the businesses of our clients. Which clients? Proximus, Douwe Egberts, Mercedes, Ethias, Bellewaerde, Sony Mobile, Scarlet, Pearle, SD Worx and P&G are only a few of them.

What we expect from you as an Account Director:

At least 5 years of experience working in an advertising agency as an Account Manager or Account Director, or similar in another communication function.

Trilingual (NL - FR - ENG)

Experience with both offline and online communications channels. (Only online experience? Let’s talk)

Strong communication skills that allow you to make a difference, both internally within the agency (you get things done) as externally at clients (clients trust and/or love you)

Leader skills that motivate the account team that works with you. Thanks to your people management, your team always excels in the work and loves the job.

Be an inspiration and leading example for the people that work with you.

A teamplayer. Someone that is ‘we’-oriented, not ‘me’-oriented.

A will to DO, but first to REFLECT on the strategy and the clients businesses. You have an excellent understanding of client’s business and objectives and give strategic foundation. You communicate the strategic vision across client and agency teams.

You can make a budget and then stick to it.

You are able to see the business with a Helicopterview.

A good sense of humour and a way to see things in perspective.

The will to honour the ‘D’ in #bbdoproud: Drink!.

What we can offer you:    * Challenging and inspiring clients   * The opportunity to grow your talent and skills   * An integrated communication environment built on the all-roundness of BBDO   * The internal education program BBDO Academy   * A fixed contract   * And a salary (yes, you’ll get paid) coming with a package of extralegal  advantages Apply now