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Account Manager

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Jul 01, 2019

78702

Temp To Perm

Agent: Leigha C.

Job #: 149362

Job Description

Hours: Full time, 9am-6pm

Duration: Estimated end date, Dec 2019. With the potential to convert.

Pay rate: $27-32/hr DOE

Location: 78702

Account Executive
As part of this team's growth, a new role for an Account Executive has opened up within our client's agency. The
Account Executive will take on an assigned group of clients and manage their projects from inception to
completion. We are looking for a passionate, highly motivated, service-oriented organizer to manage several
concurrent projects. The individual in this role should be capable of balancing multiple priorities on time, within
budget while exceeding client expectations. The Account Executive will work closely with the entire staff and
report directly to the Executive Director, as well as to the partners of the agency.


Essential Job Functions:
• Facilitate client onboarding and discussions to define project goals and provide a roadmap to accomplish set goals
• Create and manage project plans and schedules for assigned clients
• Act as the primary liaison between client and creative team to keep clients up to date on project progress and to collect and relay client feedback to creative team
• Continually report on project status to ensure the project strategy and goals are met
• Monitor and communicate potential project conflicts (timelines, objectives, scope etc.) and offer solutions for adjustments to resolve issues satisfactorily and on a timely basis while ensuring that other studio projects are not adversely affected
• Enhance client relationships by improving responsiveness, anticipating client needs and providing the highest level of client service
• Implement streamlined workflow so projects cost-effectively meet set objectives, are completed on or before deadline and maintain high-quality standard of GS work
• Work with appropriate staff to source, bid and coordinate printing, shipping, and fulfillment of project deliverables
• Maintain project documentation including briefs, schedules/timelines, reference material, specifications, budgets, purchase orders and other contractual requirements using GS project management systems
• Ensure all project related materials are properly archived upon completion of a project


Experience / Qualifications
• Relevant degree in advertising and/or marketing
• 2 to 4 years account team experience
• Familiarity with concepts, practices, and procedures of brand, design, marketing and advertising fields
• Confidence in providing recommendations and solutions to clients
• Impeccable written and verbal communication skills
• Ability to prioritize tasks while appropriately managing client expectations
• Good interpersonal skills with clients and co-workers
• Flexibility to undertake regional travel if required

 

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