Account Manager

Location London, UK
Posted 27/06/2017
Closes 27/07/2017
Sector Agencies & Sponsors
Function Events & Operations, Marketing & Communications
Contract Type Permanent
Hours Full Time
Salary Depending on experience

Job Description

Passionate about sport, entertainment, cause and culture? Have you managed partnerships + experiences for brands? Have you got a background in delivering events & experiential activation of sports sponsorships in the UK? 

Fuse is looking for an Account Manager to join a dynamic & growing team to work on a key client account. You should have strong project management capabilities, great interpersonal skills, excellent attention to detail and be confident when liaising with clients & suppliers. Established experience in managing and delivering events and experiential activity is a must – as well as good sport and sponsorship understanding.

The successful candidate will work within the Fuse team based at the media agency Rocket, on a key sports account whilst also supporting on other projects across Fuse team as required.

You will need to have relevant level experience of planning and delivering events & experiential activity, with a passion for sport.

Desired skills and experience:

  • Established manager with relevant event and experiential experience with the capability to work independently as required
  • Experience working in sport / partnership marketing industry
  • Understanding of sponsorship landscape and how partnerships and live events fit within the broader marketing mix, particularly in sport
  • Experience of working on a football & or betting related activities
  • Well organised, self-motivated
  • Time management skills, ability to manage and prioritise tasks & team resource to meet tight deadlines
  • Excellent day to day project management skills, ability to manage and prioritise tasks to meet tight deadlines
  • Confident when liaising with clients and suppliers;
  • Excellent written and oral communication skills - with the ability to write concise, structured and insightful documents
  • Strong communication and presentation skills - familiar with MS office (word, excel, power point)
  • Attention to detail and ability to multitask is essential – proven ability to manage multiple projects, manage expectations and meet deadlines
  • Excellent numeracy skills and sound financial acumen
  • A creative thinker able to offer ideas and solutions


Fuse is a leading sport and entertainment agency, part of the Omnicom Media Group.

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