Account Manager – Sports & Sponsorship - Teneo

We are looking for a focused thinker with a passion for client reputation to work within Teneo’s award winning Sport & Sponsorship centre of excellence. The successful candidate will work strategically with Ireland’s leading brands and rights holders delivering business transformational results in collaboration with colleagues from all parts of Teneo’s business in Ireland and internationally.

Company Teneo
Location Dublin 4
Position / Title Account Manager
Department Sports & Sponsorship
Contract Type Full Time
How To Apply

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In return, we offer a great benefits package, long term career prospects and a brilliant working environment.

The successful candidate will display the following

  • A passion for all elements of sponsorship and a keen interest in sport
  • A track record working in a fast-paced marketing / communications role with a minimum of three years’ experience, preferably in an agency
  • A proven ability to manage campaigns from planning through to execution, with a razor like attention to detail
  • A relevant third level qualification; Sponsorship / Communications / PR / Marketing
  • A thorough understanding of, and experience in, social media marketing
  • Excellent media contacts with a particular focus on sports media
  • Excellent writing, networking, presenting, organisational and inter-personal skills
  • An ability to work to tight deadlines across a number of different accounts

Key Responsibilities

  • Devise and deliver exciting and disruptive campaigns on deadline and within budget, meeting and exceeding the client’s expectations
  • Become an extension of your client’s team – develop your understanding of their products, market, and industry
  • Go the extra mile - demonstrate a passion and enthusiasm for their business and leverage your understanding to unlock new opportunities for clients
  • Be the day to day point of contact, developing a close working relationship with the client
  • Monitor and measure campaign performance on an ongoing basis ensuring that all KPI’s are tracked and reported
  • Oversee, encourage, and mentor junior team members to function cohesively as part of the team
  • Be actively involved in new business efforts as and when required

What we offer

At Teneo we partner with business leaders to resolve critical reputation and communications issues to achieve corporate and commercial objectives. Teneo is a highly talented, highly engaged workforce and our 2018 employee survey described our culture as Fun, Friendly and Hardworking. As one of the largest communication advisory firms in Ireland we offer great benefits including:

  • Competitive salary
  • Flexible working
  • Early home Fridays
  • Health care contribution
  • 25 days annual leave
  • PRSA facility
  • Continuous professional development
  • Bike to work scheme
  • Travel saver
  • Fresh fruit delivered every day
  • Sports club Subvention
  • Full CSR Programme
  • Annual Health Checks
  • Buddying and Mentoring system

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