Our client, a leading live events agency, is looking for an Account Director to take a pivotal role in the senior leadership team. They require a true ambassador, someone who has spent years in events agencies preferably. Our client seeks a communicative, approachable, consummate professional, who can take a brief and instantly interpret it, translate it into a concept, and deliver on time and on budget. It will be second nature for you to handle high profile, often difficult, government and corporate clients and be thorough, dedicated, confident and proactive. A strong leader you will manage your event staff and relationships with the creative team through effective mentoring and empowerment and conduct all appraisals and development plans. Process driven and commercially oriented, you will oversee the entire event from pitch to delivery and need to be competent in strategic and contingency planning, a firm negotiator and problem solver. This is an exciting and challenging role that demands a hard-working, committed and passionate senior event planner who appreciates that this is not a 9-5 job and thrives on the thrill of our exciting and evolving industry.