Client Manager (English Speaking) bij Wunderman Thompson

Who we are:

At Wunderman Thompson we exist to inspire growth for ambitious brands. Part creative agency, part consultancy and part technology company, our experts provide end-to-end capabilities at a global scale to deliver inspiration across the entire brand and customer experience.

We are 20,000 strong in 90 markets around the world; our people bring together creative storytelling, diverse perspectives, inclusive thinking, and highly specialized vertical capabilities to drive growth for our clients. We offer deep expertise across the entire customer journey, including communications, commerce, consultancy, CRM, CX, data, production, and technology.

You’ll be leading projects that include a range of channels and that are data and audience driven. You’ll put the customer front and centre of everything you do. You’ll talk their language and be expected to understand the client’s business, industry and inspire them within and out of category thinking.

This role requires a strong passion to deliver high quality work, dedication to the job and the ability to manage multiple clients while leading a number of projects – often at pace. You need to have the leadership skills to get the best out of your team and the gravitas to build unshakeable relationships with clients. You have a good understanding of delivery and creative outputs, working closely together with both creation and delivery services.

In the role, you report to an Account Director, and work closely with him/her to drive the strategic thinking and implementation for best-in-class, audience focused communications, campaigns and platforms.

Tasks and responsibilities

  • Work with key clients to understand and interpret their brief, challenging the ask when necessary to ensure Wunderman Thompson are always delivering the best solution, pulling in other members of the Wunderman Thompson expert teams as and when required
  • Writing and contributing to briefs, as well as interpreting information and developing insights to assist in the planning/creative process
  • You’ll be presenting creative work to clients, taking and challenging feedback when necessary

Who you are

  • 3-4 years experience preferably agency-side
  • You speak English very fluently and are based in Antwerp
  • A team player with the ability to work under your own initiative
  • An organized 'people-person' with energy and enthusiasm who enjoys working within a fast-paced environment
  • Excellent presentation, listening and consultation skills
  • Experience reacting to the market and client needs quickly and efficiently
  • Strong interpersonal and problem-solving skills
  • Self-motivated with a willingness to work autonomously in a fast paced, environment
  • Desire to drive continuous improvement
  • Lastly we want you to be truly interested in strategy and creative and passionate about what you do

 We offer 

  • A competitive salary with fringe benefits
  • A team of experienced advertising grandmasters and young prodigies
  • A warm and welcoming atmosphere that encourages debate and teamwork
  • We are part of the WPP Network, which offers opportunities for your further training and career