account EXECUTIVE

Can you bring a bit of sunshine to our team? We’re on the hunt for a joyful and enthusiastic Account Executive to join our lively Lolly family in Sherborne. We make powerful brands, create memorable campaigns, and are a dab hand at communicating – through great words and inspiring design.

What would make you a good fit?

  • An excellent communicator with a knack for independent thinking
  • Comfortable working closely with creatives and other account handlers
  • A sharp eye for details
  • Happy to pitch in, stay flexible and get involved
  • Super organised to keep projects running smoothly using our management software
  • Great at juggling multiple projects at once
  • Believe that design communications can make the world a better place
  • Having an active presence on socials and understanding how to get the best out of each platform

A little bit about Lolly:

We’re big thinkers, strong dreamers, sharp as a button – but know how to reflect, evolve, and make waves for the brands we champion daily. Big brands, small brands, cardboard box – our client portfolio has it all. Whatever the size, our mantra is to live and breathe our brands and build strong relationships.

What will you be working on?

You’ll be assisting our account directors, liaising with clients and the studio, and running your own accounts. Don’t worry; we’ll provide full training to get you up to speed.

What we need from you?

  • Writing clearly for internal and communications
  • Managing projects right through to the finished product
  • Confidently collating and delivering clients briefs to the team
  • Keeping track of clients’ budgets during the project
  • Build strong, trusting relationships internally and externally
  • Maintaining regular contact with suppliers
  • Serve as a valuable bridge between clients and the studio
  • Support managing and engaging with social media
  • Newsletter content creation
  • Planning social media content
  • Proofreading and acting as the final ‘quality control custodian’ on behalf of your client list

Experience

  • Ideally 2+ years’ experience in an agency
  • Experience working with clients
  • Working independently

What Lolly offers

  • Salary from £22-28k depending on experience
  • Professional training budget
  • Holiday – 29 days a year (including bank holidays and your birthday)
  • Bonus holiday between Christmas and New Year
  • Weekly Pilates class

What Lolly offers

If you think you’re the sugar to our tea and would like to apply for the position of Account Executive, then we would love to hear from you. Please send us your CV and a covering letter as a pdf, including a bit about you and why you’d be a good fit. If you’re happy to be a social butterfly with us too, we’d love for you to share your social presence by either giving Lolly a follow or popping your handles onto the covering letter or CV.