Advertising accounts manager or creative director
- Arranges conferences, exhibitions, seminars, etc. to promote the image of a product, service or organisation.
- Stays abreast of changes in media, readership or viewing figures and advertising rates.
- Reviews and revises campaign in light of sales figures, surveys, etc..
- Conceives advertising campaign to impart the desired product image in an effective and economical way.
- Liaises with client to discuss product/service to be marketed, defines target group and assesses the suitability of various media.
Typical Education Level
Honours, Bachelor's degree
Will retirement created job openings
In the UK, 9% in this profession are aged 55 or above.* They will likely retire in the next 10 years, creating a demand for new workers
*This is based on national data
Average annual earnings
The current average wage for advertising accounts manager or creative director is £33,342
The number of jobs in the career for the current year is 1,028. Job counts include both employed and self-employed persons, and do not distinguish between full- and part-time jobs.
Over the past year, jobs have been posted for advertising accounts manager or creative director roles.
How well does it pay?
Normal pay for this occupation is £33,342 per year. That is about £2,779 per month or £17.10 per hour. New workers generally start on £19,802, while highly experienced workers can earn as much as £55,390
Is it growing or declining?
This career has grown over the last 2 years, and is expected to remain the same over the next 4 years. Currently, 1,028 people are employed in the region.