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Account Executive

Careers at effect

Role Purpose:
To support our senior team of Account Managers and directors in delivering projects efficiently through our studio, while keeping clients and internal stakeholders updated with progress.


A day in this role will involve:

  • Writing briefs for updates to existing projects
  • Preparing quotes and managing budget sheets
  • Keeping our internal management systems up-to-date
  • Preparing regular client reports and attending client meetings
  • Managing day to day admin tasks
  • Some copywriting for wireframes and UI designs
  • Writing, setting up and scheduling email marketing
  • Researching new projects and brainstorming creative ideas


You will:

  • LOVE all things digital; whether that’s having an eye for great UI, being excited about standout content or buzzing when you see an upward graph in GA.
  • Be excited about conversion rates and the result from all our work and keen to understand how it can be optimised.
  • Have a can do attitude and work well within a team to meet tight deadlines
  • Love to write interesting, clickable and perfect formed copy
  • Find nothing worse then making errors but when you do you’ll learn from it
  • No mater how busy you will always be super organised and will have a system for staying on top of your tasks
  • Be confident talking to people on the phone
  • Learn quickly, by knowing there’s (almost) no such thing as a silly question if it helps get something done
  • Have 2 years experience in an agency or client side ideally delivering web projects
  • Be competent using Microsoft Office applications, Google Apps and Apple computers/applications


It will be beneficial if you have experience in any of these areas:

  • Travel & Hospitality
  • Arts & Culture
  • Retail
  • Ecommerce – Shopify/BigCommerce
  • Web Apps – WordPress (or similar), SaaS CMS platforms (Contentful or Similar)
  • Google Analytics
  • Google Tag Manager
  • Google Ads/PPC


What you’ll get:

  • A competitive salary
  • 25 days holiday per year plus bank holidays
  • A share in our success – every member of the team receives an annual performance-related bonus
  • We plant trees and fund the world’s best climate crisis solutions to offset the carbon emissions of our team members
  • A Macbook
  • Flexible hours for those that travel or have family
  • An exciting and diverse workload
  • A super-duper Herman Miller chair (say good-bye to any backaches)
  • Whatever tools you need to do an amazing job for your clients
  • Huge opportunities to learn and develop whether, through professional qualifications, exposure to incredible business projects, or informal lunch & learns, hosted by your colleagues
  • A very nice office in the heart of Leicester’s Cultural Quarter
  • A safe place to leave your bike
  • The monthly street food festival ‘Last Friday’ is on our doorstep
  • Regular team events and socials
  • Annual effect away day  – get together with your colleagues to celebrate success and look forward to what’s next


Thank You

We’ll review your application and be in touch if we’d like to discuss things further. Unfortunately we cannot guarantee we’ll respond to every application.

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