German Speaking Account Manager / Project Manager

German Speaking Account Manager / Project Manager – Basingstoke, Hampshire

Salary DOE plus benefits

This is a full time, permanent role, but contractors and freelancers will also be considered.

  • Do you have Account Management and Project Management skills?
  • Are you fluent in both English and German which is essential?
  • Do you have a marketing, creative, production agency or client-side background or similar?

About our Client

We are working for a global hybrid agency who produce content, collateral and campaigns expertly from concept to delivery for their extensive B2B and B2C client base.  They work with some of the biggest global brands and they are now looking for an Account Manager / Project Manager to work with their team based in Germany.

Job Description

Our client is currently seeking a new Account Manager / Project Manager to work with their team based in Germany.  The successful candidate will be working in the Basingstoke office, and will need to be fluent in both English and German which is essential.

The ideal candidate will be responsible for Account Management and Project Management, including Project initiation, planning, execution, control and closure, as well as Team working and Communications.

Their key purpose is therefore as follows:

  • Own and manage a portfolio of client accounts maintaining client relationships
  • Quoting and owning medium complexity projects and running day to day contact with clients
  • To be the central liaison between Pharma (as well as Consumer, B2B) clients and the studio to understand, organise and deliver all incoming projects (print, digital, creative) to agreed timeframes
  • Coordination (scheduling and planning) of projects within Berlin and UK teams
  • Overall ownership and responsibility for the project management of all projects

The ideal candidate will have the following skills, knowledge and experience:

  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills – German and English
  • Client focussed with excellent client facing skills
  • Ability to manage client conflicts to create win/win
  • Ability to work under pressure and meet / exceed timelines
  • Proactive approach
  • Methodical, logical, organised and well-planned approach
  • Quality conscious with excellent attention to detail
  • Demonstrate professionalism to clients, colleagues and suppliers
  • Native German speaker or German level C1 or above
  • English C1 or above
  • Marketing, creative, production agency or client-side background or similar
  • Marketing knowledge and experience
  • Agency experience
  • Software knowledge in Microsoft office

The Successful Candidate

You’ll love this role if you are:

  • Able to multi-task with ease, with an eye for detail
  • Adept at building great relationships, both internally and with clients
  • Calm under pressure and thrive in a busy project-based environment
  • Have experience of agency life
What's on Offer
  • Pension Scheme
  • Life Assurance
  • 25 days holiday plus public holidays (option to buy up to 5 further days)
  • A day off for your Birthday
  • Professional Development and Training
  • Remote work and flexible working hours ongoingly available

Bluetree Recruits is an Equal Opportunities Employer

Bluetree Recruits Ltd is an Equal Opportunities Employer and acts as an Employment Agency in relation to this vacancy.

We offer equal opportunities to all candidates regardless of race, religion, gender, sexuality, disability, age and other protected status as required by applicable law.

We can only consider applications from candidates who are eligible to work in the UK.

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Got a question?
You can refer to job number VR/03044 when contacting us.
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Job Title:
German Speaking Account Manager / Project Manager
Location:
Basingstoke, Hampshire
Employment:
full-time
Salary:
DOE plus benefits
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