Sport Account Manager

Location London
Discipline: Advertising, Creative Agencies
Job type: Permanent
Salary: Up to £35K
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Job ref: ILS165
Published: 23 days ago
Startdate: asap

Sports Account Manager, London. Up to £35K DOE

This agency is tuned into the constantly evolving fan culture, sport, and entertainment spaces. They’re looking for a passionate Account Manager, to work in their sport sponsorship activation team.

They are a generation-defining agency group using the power of sport and entertainment to create deeper emotional connections for brands, talent and rights holders.

As an Account Manager on the sport sponsorship activation team, you are responsible for the efficient day-to-day management of your accounts. You are the central component in the team, ensuring the smooth running of all campaigns and you display strong skills in both managing up to AD’s and down to AE’s.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Ensure that accounts are run as smoothly as possible

  • Day-to-day contact with your clients

  • Being the central ‘cog’ in your team to ensure actions are identified and completed in a timely manner

  • Being proactive and thinking ahead

  • Ensure that the client always feels they are getting the best, most professional service possible

  • Provide informed counsel to clients

  • Viewed by clients and peers as a trusted member of the team


  • Must have 2-3 years in sport sponsorship activation.

  • Have strong knowledge of sport & media, especially in relation to the specific needs of your client

  • Build quality relationships with key media across all relevant clients

  • Manage and drive rich editorial opportunities including exclusives, interviews and features

  • Demonstrate a thorough understanding of social media platforms and the digital landscape

  • Positive, proactive and solutions driven – always thinking one step ahead

If you’re our Account Manager simply send your CV to us, and we’ll get in touch with you. Please quote reference ILS030