Hiring: Account Director


256 Ireland’s specialist content marketing agency with a growing client roster across the globe is expanding its team an exciting role in our account management team.

We’re looking for an experienced Account Director who can demonstrate results from their previous roles to join our multi-award-winning team for a full-time permanent role working with our prestigious clients. 

Account Director

Does this sound like you?  

  • I enjoy being responsible for overseeing a team of marketing account professionals to plan and execute our top-tier client’s digital and content strategy
  • I have a background in excellent client services in an agency where I have developed project management and account management skills in a fast-paced environment.
  • I have a solid understanding of content and digital marketing and the production processes and challenges involved in creating meaningful work for clients.
  • I work well under pressure and thrive on production deadlines
  • I’m at ease presenting and pitching.
  • I’ve worked in an account manager role for 7+ years at the Account Director level, and I can show results achieved for my company/client (this is essential).    
  • I’m at ease, owning the forecasting, revenue and growth for my client accounts.
  • I have excellent organisational skills, communications skills, and attention to detail.
  • I have proven experience building relationships as a strategic partner to my client companies while growing the agency’s accounts and revenues.
  • I am at ease nurturing and developing client relationships at the highest levels
  • I’m at my best growing and leading a team of account professionals and enjoy working with the wider agency team to create and deploy engaging digital campaigns for clients. People tell me I’m a great communicator. 
  • I am a thought leader in my field with strong business acumen.
  • I focus on uncovering client challenges and delivering exceptional consultancy and solutions driving ROI for my accounts.
  • I want a new challenge in an emerging discipline as I’m constantly updating my skills.


What’s in it for me? 

Apart from working with great people (writers, designers, content strategists, marketers), you will get invaluable experience in a hugely employable area. Content Marketing is developing into a multi-billion dollar business so here’s the chance to advance your career in a booming industry. This is a fast-paced environment so there’s something different every day.

This is a hybrid role with approx. two days per week based in our Dublin office.

What do I have to do next? 

 Gather together:  

  • Your CV  
  • A note about which role you are applying for and why you are perfect for the role
    Send them to  careers@256content.com with ‘Account Director’ in the subject heading.  

Salary Range €65,000+ for Account Director, depending on experience. We’re open to conversations with good-fit candidates but to not require the services of recruitment agencies at this time.



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