Senior Account Manager

Location
London, UK
Salary
Competitive
Posted
28 Sep 2016
Closes
28 Oct 2016
Sector
Clubs & Teams
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

General

Harnessing the pioneering spirit of Sir Richard Branson and the Virgin group, and the DS brand's spirit of avant garde, DS Virgin Racing Formula E Team exists to Power Innovation in order to positively impact on peoples' lives.  We're Virgin group's latest pioneering technology project, and are at the forefront of electric vehicle technology development within Formula E.   

As the world's first global electric vehicle championship, FIA Formula E is a truly groundbreaking endeavor.  Not only does it push the boundaries of automotive technology, in ways that are directly relevant to the man on the street, but it engages fans in ways never before seen at the top levels of world sport, through music, social media and gaming.

The Role

The team is seeking an experienced and passionate individual to join its account management division.  He/she will report to the Chief Marketing Officer and shall be responsible both for handling key commercial partner accounts, and structuring the commercial partner account management function of the team as a whole.

Requirements for the position:

  • Previous experience as an account manager within a global sporting series. 
  • High level of creativity and strategic thought based around fulfilling partner objectives
  • Highly skilled across marketing disciplines
  • Positive, enthusiastic, proactive, ‘can-do’ attitude towards delivering value to partners
  • A warm, engaging personality and customer focused approach
  • Willingness to travel extensively
  • Languages (in particular French) a benefit
  • Motorsport experience preferable but not essential

Please send a covering letter, CV and details of current remuneration.

Salary

  • Attractive base plus bonus

Role

  • Full time, permanent