Account Executive

Client Services

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Torpedo is an established and award-winning creative agency based near Oxford with an impressive list of clients. We’re looking for an experienced and highly capable Account Executive to join our team. 

This is a fantastic opportunity to join a talented, creative and friendly team working within a converted barn on a varied range of exciting marketing campaigns and digital projects.

Role & responsibilities

  • Work closely with clients on a day-to-day basis to develop an in-depth understanding of their business, products and marketing objectives
  • Work with the Account Managers to deliver dynamic integrated marketing programs across both online and off-line channels
  • Help with managing projects to ensure they are delivered on time and to budget
  • Be involved at all stages of the creative process
  • Support the Account Director and Account Managers in ensuring client satisfaction, retention and growth
  • Liaise closely with the internal design and digital teams plus external suppliers
  • Work to tight deadlines whilst providing clients with exceptional service at all times

Skills & experience

  • Proven experience of project managing multiple projects within tight timescales
  • A confident, can-do attitude with excellent communication skills
  • An organised approach with excellent attention to detail 
  • Personable, approachable and able to inspire confidence
  • Previous experience in a marketing environment, ideally in an agency
  • Graphic designers seeking to move to an account handling position are also encouraged to apply

Torpedo is an equal opportunities employer. We embrace diversity and provide an inclusive environment where our team can grow.

Company Benefits

We like to look after our team and provide a lot of benefits. This is all the normal stuff we offer but, with the pandemic going on, some of these have been put on the back-burner for a while for safety reasons. We’re bringing it all back now – we’ve missed our parties and the pick ‘n’ mix!

Wherever you’re working from:

  • Flexible working
  • 25 days holiday (increasing to 28 days after five years) plus bank holidays
  • Pension scheme
  • Employee Assistance Programme
  • Bupa health insurance
  • Bupa dental insurance
  • Bupa wellbeing health expenses cash plan
  • Conferences and training
  • Regular social events including the Christmas Party and the famous Torpedo Summer Family Fun Day
  • Annual Torpedo Awards
  • Team challenges such as Blenheim Triathlon, 3 Peaks, Tough Mudder, Jurassic Walk
  • Cycle to work bike scheme
  • Free annual flu vaccination
  • Sports teams including running, football and netball.
  • Income Protection

And for when you’re in the office:

  • Modern agency environment in a converted barn
  • Excellent location with free parking
  • Charging points if you drive electric
  • Covered bike shed
  • Showers
  • Use of on-site swimming pool and tennis court
  • Free fruit in the office every week
  • Copious amounts of tea and coffee
  • Tasty snacks and pick ‘n’ mix sweets
  • Breakout area with large TV
  • Sonos sound system with shared playlists

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