Account Director - Gilbert

Starts Within a Couple Weeks
Duration Full Time
Status Full Time
Rate DOE
Our agency client is hiring for an Account Director to join their growing team!

This will be onsite, M-F. You must have agency experience to be considered! They will consider relocation for the right candidate; however, you must be comfortable working onsite in office.

*B2B experience is required for consideration.

What you will be doing as an Account Director:
• Serve as proactive communication conduit between Clients, Group Account Director, Project Managers and VP of Strategy
• Work with clients to develop strategic plans and drive results
• Understand client specific needs to create effective marketing plans and programs
• Work with account team to prepare project briefs/plans for internal and external teams
• Regular communication with clients and staff on project/account status
• Evaluate marketing results and make adjustments to the marketing plans to ensure targets are successfully met
• Share marketing results to team/company on a regular basis
• Involvement in regular account planning meetings, new business presentations
• Assist in the writing of new business proposals and strategy engagements
• Ensure client satisfaction and swift problem resolution
• Develop and regularly monitor overall account budgets
• Recommend and seek new business opportunities
• Develop in-account growth

What you need to know as an Account Director:
• 8+ year’s of agency and or client side marketing experience with 5+ years of proven account leadership and client management skills
• Degree in marketing, advertising, journalism, communications or related field
• Understanding of corporate dynamics in complex B2B channels
• Ability to communicate and present with energy and certainty to clients, internal staff and the executive team
• Competence in independently initiating and executing both online and offline marcom efforts
• Problem solver with strong analytical and critical thinking skills who exercises good judgment
• Outgoing personality with ability to build, maintain and grow client relationships
• Excellent multi-tasker who is capable of delegating authority and tasks, with follow up
• Ability to thrive in a fast-paced environment, be a self-starter and learn quickly, thoroughly and in detail
• Expertise in the ability to lead and foster successful lines of communication
• Experience with Workamajig project management software is a plus
• Knowledge of marketing research and ability to provide tracking/reporting metrics for clients
• Must be able to react and adjust to change quickly environment

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