Advertising Account Executive

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An advertising account executive acts as the link between the advertising agency and the client. They liaise with the clients and manage the whole advertising campaign.

The Work

You could be:


The figures below are only a guide. Actual salaries may vary, depending on:

Starting salaries for graduates may range from £20,000 to £25,000 a year. With experience this can rise to between £30,000 and £40,000. High earners at account director level may earn £65,000 a year and above.


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Getting In

There are several ways to get a job as an advertising account executive.

What Does it Take?

You should be:

You should also have:


Getting On

More Information

There are many different types of advertising agencies, but they generally fall into one of two categories:

Some agencies, referred to as integrated or full service, offer a range of both types of services.


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The following organisations may be able to provide further information.

Institute of Practitioners in Advertising
Tel: 0131 555 7588
Twitter: @The_IPA

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