CMS Account Manager

Location: Ipswich based, with regular travel to UK client sites 
Salary: Salary on application, dependent upon skills and experience of individual
Job Type: Full-time
Closing: 10/07/17

The primary function of the Account Manager is to assist in all aspects of the administrative, financial, capital and operations of the assigned portfolio of CMS where it provides management services to town and city centres, and to BIDs. At present BID management contracts include Ipswich, Nottingham, Southend, Ilford, Bromley, Milton Keynes and Twickenham. A key part of the role will be to project manage to maintain and expand the portfolio.


- Work on all aspects of projects to support local BID managers in their front facing role with clients.

- Work on site with BID and CMS staff in order to ensure projects are delivered to expected standards.

- Project manage all component tasks in order to meet expected timescales of both client and company.

- Project manage all component tasks in order to meet financial budgets and timescales.

- Be the main CMS point of contact for the operational side of the managed sites.

- Development and production of annual budgets, action plans, periodic reporting of the CMS managed BIDs’ status to the CMS Board.

- Monthly review of operating statements.

- Attendance at relevant managed BID board/committee meetings.

- Assist in the ‘future proofing’ for additional, potential managed sites.

- Financial analysis, market studies where required.

- Ensuring each BID is operating in accordance with its business plan, is delivering additionality and returns on investment for levy payers, and is being managed with good governance controls

- To analyse and manage any risk.

- A willingness to travel, with some overnight stays and occasional weekend working, as required.

How to apply:

Email your CV with application form and covering letter to 

Click here to download the full job specification. Click here to fill out our simple application form online.

Please note, if you are successfully selected for an interview you need to be available on 17th July between the hours of 3pm and 6pm and on 25th July between the hours of 9am and midday. The interview will last approximately 30 minutes.