Account Management

Freelance Account Director

A leading hybrid digital marketing consultancy and agency that thrives off helping clients achieve their full potential through modern digital marketing solutions are looking for a Freelance Account Director!


About this position

Working Type: Remote (Will need to travel once a month for workshops)

Hours: 40 hours weekly

Contract Length: 12 months

Retainer: R30 000 - R40 000 (Take Home)

Main Responsibilities:

  • Establish and maintain daily/weekly communications with clients, ensuring their needs are met and expectations exceeded.
  • Oversee multiple accounts, acting as the primary point of contact and ensuring all projects are delivered on time and to a high standard.
  • Manage the flow of creative briefs to the studio, ensuring clarity and alignment with client objectives.
  • Demonstrate a clear understanding of digital and creative landscapes, leveraging this knowledge to enhance campaign and strategic outcomes.
  • Manage budgeting for client accounts, ensuring efficient use of resources and accurate forecasting.
  • Prepare and present regular reports detailing account status, performance metrics, and strategic insights.
  • Participate in strategic meetings, contributing valuable digital insights that can drive the business forward.


  • A minimum of a 3-year degree/diploma in advertising or related field from a recognized institution (e.g., Red and Yellow).
  • At least 5 years of experience in a strategic role within a digital performance agency or similar environment.
  • Exceptional command of the English language and outstanding communication skills.
  • Proven track record of managing client relationships and running successful digital campaigns that go beyond mere social media advertising.
  • Financial acumen with experience in budgeting and financial forecasting.
  • Preferably, experience in financial services or insurance industries, though not mandatory.
  • Must bring a unique digital capability to our team, proving to be an asset

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