Waggener Edstrom is one of the largest global independent communications firms in the world, has been a partner and champion for international market leaders, including HTC, Microsoft, T-Mobile USA, Toshiba and Shire. They are establishing their office in Mumbai, India and have called for application for the Account Director position.
The Account Director will be primarily responsible for client satisfaction and retention along with their team.They would have direct team management, development and retention responsibilities as well. They would also support the GM in client acquisition and team recruitment.
A senior leader both for clients and the agency as a whole, this leadership position can be best described as communications strategist for the client(s), and manager and developer of account professionals. This position oversees client management and satisfaction at the highest level. The account director serves as the point of strategic integration and counsel for their team by managing the business and resources on a day to day basis. An Account Director (AD) manages high-level influential relationships and shapes broad industry themes, messages and storylines with key press. The AD plays a leadership role in strategic agency business planning as well as account staff development.
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