Account / Project Manager

Location New York, NY (Hybrid)
Starts Within a Couple Weeks
Duration Full-Time
Status Full-Time
Rate DOE
Our client, a boutique integrated marketing agency that specializes in content-driven campaigns, is seeking an Account / Project Manager with proven agency experience and exposure to financial services to join their NYC-based team.

**Please note: The ideal candidate will be able to commute to the client's office in Manhattan 1-2 days per week! A laptop will be provided to you!**

The Account / Project Manager will be responsible for:

- Expanding and deepening our clients brand strategies across print, web and social
- Driving brand strategy dialogue across the agency, working closely with agency teams including interactive, public relations, creative, media, social media and critical external partners
- Developing, writing, and directing brand concepts, copy and content strategies for multiple clients across various industries
- Leading all aspects of research and insight, strategy, innovation, and translation to creative development
- Leading pitches and creating proposals and presentations for new work
- Doing research on clients, putting together presentations on brand positioning, messaging, what tone of voice should be and working with the creative team to bring the project across the finish line
- Crafting plans and effectively articulating those plans to gain the support and excitement of your clients
- Leading execution, working with internal team members and creative resources to deliver the highest-quality work across all mediums, managing timelines and budgets
- Tracking the impact and learnings of these activities and bringing your insights back to the clients core brand strategies
- Applying best practices of brand management and innovating new approaches
- Capturing new and fresh methods of connecting with audiences, and driving creative that delivers results
- Attending weekly status meeting with clients and internal teams



The Account / Project Manager must:

- Have at least 2-3 years of account and project management experience in a creative advertising agency
- Previous finance / financial services experience is highly preferred
- Have a Bachelors Degree or higher
- Be proficient in the Microsoft Office Suite and Google Suite
- Familiarity with Workbook is a plus
- Have excellent knowledge of best practices across all social media platforms
- Have a proven track record of gaining trust and respect by consistently demonstrating sound critical thinking skills and maintaining composure in stressful situations
- Have the clear ability to analyze brand landscapes, consumers and trends, and derive innovative approaches and plans
- Be able to contribute to the development of a Clients short- and long-term strategic plans
- Have the proven ability to lead creative and project teams to bring creative ideas to execution, and deliver concepts to consumers
- Have excellent verbal and written communications, including meeting facilitation and presentations
- Have an entrepreneurial spirit and the ability to take a project and run with it
- Have strong organizational skills and attention to detail
- Have the strong ability to quickly integrate into a team
- Be able to work in a dynamic, fast-paced environment
- Have high integrity and strong work ethic
- Be a proactive thinker, comfortable with taking significant initiative in an autonomous atmosphere



This client is requiring COVID-19 vaccination and booster for this position. If there is a bona fide medical or religious reason why you cannot be vaccinated, you may contact humanresources@creativecircle.com. If reasonable accommodation is needed to participate in the job application or interview process, to perform essential job functions, and/or to receive other benefits and privileges of employment, please contact humanresources@creativecircle.com.

Submit resume (and samples if applicable) to: Lauren.Calabrese@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.