*Meeting and liaising with clients to discuss and identify their advertising requirements.
*Working with agency colleagues to devise an advertising campaign that meets the client's brief and budget.
*Presenting alongside agency colleagues (particularly the account manager), the campaign ideas and budget to the client.
*Working with the account manager to brief media, creative and research staff and assisting with the formulation of marketing strategies.
*Liaising with, and acting as the link between, the client and the advertising agency by maintaining regular contact with both,
*Ensuring that communication flows effectively.
*Negotiating with clients and agency staff about the details of campaigns.
*Presenting creative work to clients for approval or modification.
*Handling budgets, managing campaign costs and invoicing clients.
*Writing client reports.
*Monitoring the effectiveness of campaigns.
*Undertaking administration tasks.
*Arranging and attending meetings.
*Making 'pitches' along with other agency staff, to try to win new business for the agency.
QUALIFICATION REQUIRED :
Although this area of work is open to all graduates, a degree or HND in the following subjects may increase your chances, especially as advertising is an increasingly competitive sector to enter:
SKILLS REQUIRED :
*Excellent communication and interpersonal skills;a proactive attitude, with the ability to use initiative.
*Excellent organisational skills.
*The ability to work under pressure and assimilate large quantities of information quickly, while maintaining attention to detail.
*Effective teamworking skills.
*Influencing and negotiation skills.
*Oral and written communication skills.
*A passion for advertising and an understanding of what makes a good advertisement.
*A willingness to learn.
*Resilience, to enable you to deal with problems and constructive criticism.
*IT literacy and an awareness of how the industry is developing in light of new communication technologies.
MODE OF APPLICATION
Interested applicants should forward the copy of their CVs to acolyteglobalresources @gmail.com OR forward their names, qualification, mobile number and post applying for to the message box or to the mobile number stated on this advert. Failure to adhere to this rule will lead to total disqualification, only shortlisted applicants will be contacted