Account Director

Location Portland, OR (Hybrid)
Starts Within a Couple Weeks
Duration Ongoing
Status Freelance to Full-Time
Rate Up to $58/hr DOE
Our client, an independent creative agency focused on contemporary brands, authentic storytelling and experiences that push culture forward, is looking for an Account Director to join their team!

This Account Director will be focused on strategy and strategic projects for a variety of clients.

Responsibilities:
- Manages relationships, actively seeking to understand client business by building a rapport with client team
- Responsible for the day-to-day activity of a project, requiring proactive communication with both the internal project team and the client
- Works with other members of the account team to deliver on the overall vision for a project
- Identifies impediments or challenges and proactively works to resolve them
- Writes proposals and co-presents agency's creative approach alongside team members
- Works with Ops team to define resources (both internal design team and external subcontractors), sets budgets, and identifies / solves potential roadblocks
- Provides context of client roles to internal creative team, enabling creative team to know all available context of client
- Responsible for sharing documents and information with both internal creative and external client teams
- Drives meetings and sets expectations both prior to meetings and after as follow-up action items
- Anticipates client needs, acts as a listening ear to the client, asks insightful questions and engages on all topics

This Account Director must:
- Have 5+ years of experience
- Have agency experience
- Have experience working with a Fortune 500 brand
- Be proficient in Word, Powerpoint, and Keynote
- Have a passion for DEI!

2 DAYS WFH. 3 DAYS ONSITE. PORTLAND. TEMP TO HIRE.

Submit resume (and samples if applicable) to: raven.norwood@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.