Account Director – Capital Market, Fintech, Data

Account Director – Capital Market, Fintech, Data

Account Director – Capital Markets, Fintech, Data

The company

A leading provider of software, data and services to the global finance industry is looking to recruit an Account Director to join their team in London. This is a senior leadership role and will directly impact the strategy and revenue from the top 25 customers in the UK.

The role

  • Devise and implement the strategy for the key strategic accounts in the UK
  • Provide oversight and leadership to the strategic accounts team
  • Ensure my client is positioned as a thought leader to its key customers
  • Work closely with multiple teams globally to ensure revenue opportunities are maximised and client’s needs are delivered to effectively
  • Identify and solve challenges that impact the ability to retain, grow and deliver to the key accounts
  • Find and implement new ways to grow account revenues


  • Proven senior level leader with experience managing large teams
  • Strong understanding of the financial markets, participants, trends and technology
  • Able to coordinate the dissemination of key messages to customers via various teams internally
  • Proven experience of the planning and execution of key account strategies
  • A thought leader able to gain credibility with a broad range of client and internal stakeholders

What’s in it for you?

  • Be part of a business on an impressive growth trajectory
  • Have the opportunity to shape and directly influence the key accounts strategy
  • Work with some of the biggest banks and financial institutions in the world at the top level
  • Be part of a potentially lucrative long term incentive plan

To be considered for this role please contact Lee Harding at Harrington Starr – lee.harding@harringtonstarr.com