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Charlotte Wheatley, Account Executive, Proximity London

08:25 min watch
Recorded 15 December 2013
@ Proximity London
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Charlotte takes us through her life as an account executive at Proximity, how she got there and what makes the advertising industry so fulfilling.


The accounts department of any agency is an energetic, fast paced environment as account folk curate and project manage between client and internal teams. Charlotte Wheatley, an account executive at Proximity London, shares a comprehensive overview on a typical project plan from the very start when a client submits a brief through to the final delivery.

“Everything is about relationships… in account management.”

Charlotte didn’t study advertising or marketing, in fact she took theology and religious studies at Bristol University. Charlotte explains why people from various backgrounds should apply for jobs in the industry and why it’s so fulfilling to work in this area.

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