Account Director / Strategist

Location Los Angeles, CA (Fully remote)
Starts Interviewing Now
Duration Ongoing
Status Freelance
Rate DOE
Agency is seeking an Account Director / Strategist for a remote, long term freelance opportunity.

This is a fully remote freelance opportunity but must be willing to work PST hours.

Duties:
Build and maintain strong relationships with clients and partner agencies at appropriate level, by serving as the key agency contact
Guide the team in translating client goals into strategic media solutions that grow our clients brands, and ensure strategic consistency across all elements of plan development and implementation
Lead research initiatives, identifying tools and resources that will aid in the consumer insight gathering and strategic planning process
Share evolving media trends and opportunities with peers and clients, ensuring recommendations look to incorporate both existing media as well as emerging creative communication channels
Supervise the development of media briefs and the strategic and tactical execution of all media buys, ensuring all strategic direction and timelines are clearly communicated to the inner-agency teams
Oversee the accuracy and timeliness of account management

Requirements:
5+ years of experience developing strategic media recommendations and stewarding media account projects
Experience planning at the local level and utilizing multiple media channels
Familiarity with marketing principles, analytics and concepts
Proficiency in Microsoft Office Suite (Excel, PowerPoint, Word) and media research/reporting resources
Requires experience with planning offline channels such as TV, Radio, OOH, and Print
Requires experience managing assistants and/or strategists
Comfortable with communicating and taking lead on communication with clients and activation teams
Comfortable with managing up and taking initiative on requests coming in
Proficiency in Excel and PowerPoint; Is open to doing some data entry

Reply with your resume, detailing why you're qualified to be considered for this long term freelance opportunity.

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Submit resume (and samples if applicable) to: Kellen.Breitenbach@jobalert.creativecircle.com


About Creative Circle
Creative Circle is a recruiting agency, and we proudly match professionals with companies looking for talented team members. The above listing is for a role with one of our clients. Our connections at top companies get your resume in front of the right people and access to amazing positions that aren't posted anywhere else. If you’re a good fit for this role (or another we're currently working on), a local recruiter will reach out to schedule a screening interview. We present only the top candidates to our clients.

For Creative Circle to represent you for this opportunity, you must be currently authorized to work in the United States without the need of employer sponsorship for a non-immigrant visa.