Creative Access
Account / project manager

Account / project manager

ExpiresExpires: 04/03/2024
Comms / Marketing / PR
Permanent position

Closing date: 4th March 2024

Salary range: £38,000 - £50,000


Foster positive impact through storytelling, innovation, and sustainable partnerships as an account manager.

We’re a social enterprise helping people leading change from within established organisations or innovators scaling new businesses. We turn strategies - business, marketing, investment - into stories, to build belief and make change go further, faster. 

Organisations we work with include the United Nations Development Programme, Innovate UK, and WorldSkills, and over the last couple of years has included Wiley, The Good Investors, Medicines Discovery Catapult, Energy Systems Catapult, and Enginuity.

Due to the continued growth of our agency operations, we are looking for an experienced account/project manager. 

Your role in our team will be to collaborate closely with senior consultants, designers and copywriters; liaising with our clients to manage and deliver our key projects and programmes.


Knowledge, skills and experience

You should have excellent communication, planning & coordinating, problem solving, and stakeholder management skills. And you will have an interest in, or experience and knowledge of:

  • Story, narrative and communication 
  • Systems change 
  • Innovation and entrepreneurship

You have professional experience of and enjoy: 

  • Working in an agency-client partnership
  • Managing multiple client accounts and projects
  • Creating and maintaining effective project plans
  • Managing consistent and punctual communications with suppliers, freelancers, and client contacts at all levels
  • Attending regular client meetings to update and track progress; replanning where required
  • Workload planning and resourcing

We will offer interviews to applicants who can evidence at least 2 out of the 3 experience areas, and 5 out of the 6 professional experience requirements. Please contact if you have any questions.


Working with us

Our office is in Lewes, just outside Brighton. We operate a flexible hybrid working policy. Free private healthcare is provided for all permanent employees. You can find our ED&I metrics on our website.


Please apply to the email found via the apply button with an up-to-date CV and cover letter which demonstrate your suitability for the role.

The employer reserves the right to close the listing and stop accepting applications sooner than the original deadline. Therefore we strongly recommend applying at the earliest opportunity.

We welcome and encourage applications from candidates who are under-represented in the creative industries. 

Please state in your application that you found this role through Creative Access.

Level of experience

  • Mid-Level