Account Director

London, United Kingdom


About Freemavens

Freemavens uses data to develop growth strategies for some of the world’s best-known brands. A mix of analytics, data science, brand strategy, and big helpings of intuition, empathy, and creativity allows us to help our clients be, do & say more of what people want. Founded in 2013 and acquired by the Be Heard Partnership in 2017, we’re a young and growing company, and we’re truly international! From our office in London we’ve carried out more than 500 projects for Unilever, Chanel, Coca-Cola, Diageo, GSK, Mondelēz International and others in over 50 markets – all without a single translator. Most of our analysts and strategists are bilingual, allowing us to not just understand language from real people, but also the local nuances of culture.

About the Role

As a confident and forward-thinking Account Director, you will be responsible for the oversight and management of large and complex scale projects across our portfolio of global FMCG and global pharmaceutical companies.

You will be expected to knowledgably interface with senior client stakeholders, closely working with clients to understand challenges to their brand(s) or services and directing our strategy team in creating proposals and project delivery. Also, you will be supporting the Freemavens’ directors in response and delivery of client led solutions.

You will have a strong track record within account management/business development at a senior level from either marketing or insights and analytics sector. Ideally you will have previously worked in a global FMCG business and preferably built and developed a team.

You will be an integral part of our success as we try to redefine customer-centricity for brands. You will thrive when faced with new challenges and be resourceful and proactive within a start-up environment.

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We offer all our employees free fruit and a selection of breakfast food (on top of the regular teas and coffees that is).

Once the week is done, you can enjoy themed Friday treats with some nibbles and drinks on the company. Each week different people take turn coming up with the theme and ordering everything. Every quarter we get everyone to vote for their favourite night and the winners get a prize!

Monthly interactive workshops in the office on different topics in the business. This can range from strategy workshops to data viz workshops. Anything that can help us on our day to day.

Bi-weekly learning lunches where people get to share their knowledge and learn from others. This does not have to be related to work. In the past, we’ve had lunch and learn on Ayurveda or Gaming.

You can find plenty of amazing bars and restaurants minutes away from the office.

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