Kate Roydhouse

Senior Account Manager

  • LocationLondon, United Kingdom



  • Events
  • Marketing PR
  • Writing
  • Presenting
  • Account Management
  • Brand Management
  • Client Services
  • Consumer PR
  • Management
  • Marketing
  • Pitching
  • Problem Solving
  • Project Management
  • Communications
  • Media Relations

Work history


Senior Account Manager

Cp+b Path WW

Nov 2014
  • Freelance Senior Account Manager role working on 2015 campaigns for Argos.


Senior Account Manager

Group SJR

Feb 2015


Senior Account Manager

BBDO Clemenger Group .99

Aug 2013 - Aug 2014
  • New Zealand based Senior Account Manager for the L'Oreal Consumer brands including Garnier, Maybelline, essie and L'Oreal Paris. Shopper / retail focussed campaigns with strong digital elements. Responsibilities included: - Management of 2 direct reports and involved in their professional development. - Main contact for day-to-day liaison with clients and senior management. - Taking briefs from the client, liaising with creative, planning and digital team, and presenting deck to the client. - Project Management of large multi-channel campaigns, responsible for budgets, creative development, production and execution.


Showroom Account Manager

Beat Communications

Mar 2012 - Jul 2013
  • Showroom Manager / Account Manger of fashion PR showroom based in Auckland, New Zealand. 12 clients notably Levi's, Luxottica (Sunglass Hut & OPSM), boohoo.com, Federation, Icebreaker, NOM*d and Oakley. Responsibilities included: - Management of the showroom day-to-day. - Management of 1 direct report and involved in their professional development. - Press release writing for seasonal launches - Management of sample loans to media - Liaising with media on a day-to-day basis - Pitching stories to relevant media contacts - Event management - seasonal fashion shows, collection launches, one-off events


Communications & Showroom Manager

Karen Walker International

Mar 2010 - Feb 2012
  • Communications and Showroom Manager at Karen Walker International based in Auckland, New Zealand. Worked along side Karen Walker and Mikhail Gherman along with the Communications and Sales Manager. Responsible for the management of the showroom day-to-day which included 13 brands; Karen Walker, Runaway, Karen Walker Jewellery, Karen Walker Eyewear, Topshop, Topman, Happy Socks, Hunter, Benah for Karen Walker, Beau Coops for Karen Walker, Saint James, Vince, Jak + Jak, and Riviera’s. Part of the core team to introduce and launch Topshop and Topman to the NZ market. • Reporting directly to Head of Communications. Lead in eDM and DM communications to NZ market. Responsibilities included: - Liaising with media on a day-to-day basis - Management of showroom sample - Creative development of all in-store collateral including; posters, window displays, merchandising and more - Pitching story angles - Assisting event management - seasonal fashion shows, collection launches, one-off events, aiding the organisation of the NYFW show



Fine Arts (hons

ELAM School of Fine Arts

Jan 2006 - Dec 2009
  • Fine Arts