Account Based Marketing Manager

Last updated 1 hours ago
Location:Melbourne, Sydney
Job Type:Full Time

Job Description

Design and manage the execution of ABM programs for a portfolio of around 2-3 ANZ accounts.

  • Your first step will be to work with account teams to develop deep insight into the client’s priorities and combine this with industry knowledge, technology trends, competitive environment, and Accenture’s capabilities and experience to really understand the opportunities at the account and how best to differentiate Accenture.

  • Your ABM programmes may support all stages of the sales lifecycle; they may:

  • - Inspire clients to keep Accenture front-of-mind and sow the seeds for new opportunities within the target account

  • - Nurture client relationships and grow interest in Accenture’s unique capabilities

  • - Influence client perceptions to build confidence and preference for Accenture to position us for success in strategic deals

  • - Advocate – build client trust and loyalty to help Accenture develop long term strategic partnerships

  • As a strategic partner to the account team, you will draw on your significant marketing experience to develop and execute an account-specific marketing strategy aligned with their priorities, blending the right mix of tactics and channels to reach and engage the target decision makers and buyers at the client. There is real opportunity to bring your creative flair to the role and you should be confident in developing and selling in new and innovative ideas to account leadership to increase differentiation.

  • Throughout your programs you will track the KPIs outlined in your marketing plans to measure and optimise your on-going impact on reputation, relationships and, ultimately, revenue.

  • Primary responsibilities include:

    • Design and deliver ABM programmes for select ANZ priority accounts; working in close collaboration with the account team to ensure activity is aligned to their growth objectives.
    • Act as a primary marketing point of contact for account teams, working hand-in-hand with industry and local marketing colleagues to activate relevant wider marketing campaigns, content and events within the account.
    • Plan and deliver account-specific campaigns which differentiate Accenture from competitors, help expand the number and strength of our client relationships, educate clients as to the full breadth of Accenture’s capabilities and create a preference for Accenture at key clients in ANZ.
    • Leverage internal and external information sources and research teams to develop in-depth insight into individual decision makers and influencers at your target organisations.
    • Develop client-specific messages, aligned to Accenture’s purpose and applicable industry and business services.
    • Lead the execution of account-specific campaigns or deliverables, managing budgets and orchestrating input from agencies, suppliers and wider Marketing + Communications teams. Deliverables include-but are not limited to-emails, presentations, thought leadership, credentials, videos, blogs, websites and infographics. Channels may include email, social media, events, direct mail, Accenture.com, and bespoke client portals.
    • Support account teams directly with strategic deal opportunities-or collaborate with our specialist global pursuit marketing team-to increase our win rate against our competitors through innovative marketing strategies and tactics.
    • Ensure all client engagement is captured in our CRM system (Salesforce), use data to optimise campaigns and report on return on investment.
    • Proactively look for opportunities to scale successful programs and campaigns for use by other account based marketing practitioners locally and globally.
  • Skills and Experience:

    • Significant B2B marketing experience required with particular focus on account-based marketing (ABM), pursuit / deal-based marketing and/or marketing strategy
    • Broad marketing skill set and proficiency in marketing data management and campaign reporting. Experience with Salesforce or similar CRM desirable.
    • Exceptional stakeholder management skills and ability to operate and build relationships at very senior level within a large, matrixed organisation
    • Strong leadership and interpersonal skills, proven track record managing a team, and real collaborative and team-player attitude
    • Excellent project management skills and evidence of successfully managing complex portfolio of projects in a deadline-driven environment
    • Creativity, flair and innovation in how to achieve cut-through and differentiation for campaigns
    • Strong written and oral communication skills, with ability to present and convey ideas clearly and persuasively at all levels to both internal and external audiences
    • Enthusiasm, passion for marketing and can-do attitude

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