Account Executive (Advertising Agency) - WFH during Covid-19

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Duration Possible Full Time
Status Freelance/ possible Full Time
Rate $30 per hour / $55k range, DOE
Our agency client is seeking an Account Executive to join their team.

This is an ongoing freelance role with strong potential for full-time conversion in 2021. The role will be remote during COVID, and eventually onsite in Pleasanton, CA once COVID subsides.

The Account Executive will serve as the liaison between the client and agency to ensure the client's strategic and executional objectives are met. The agency clients primarily include enterprise retailers and consumer marketers.

Competitive talent should:
- Have successfully managed the flow of advertising campaigns from concept to file release
- Be able to write creative briefs
- Have experience handling communications and providing status updates with the client, vendor, and internal stakeholders

The Account Executive will:
- Actively build, strengthen and maintain client relationships
- Identify deliverables and determine scope of client project (i.e. kickoff date, objectives, timelines, expectations and project metrics)
- Manage multiple fully integrated campaigns including print, photography, web, email, in-store, etc.
- Serve as critical liaison between Account, Creative, Production and Photography teams
- Assess workflow and make recommendations to streamline process and achieve efficiencies
- Drive creative projects from initial concept through file release; track project timelines, facilitate status meetings, etc.
- Ensure projects are delivered on time and meet the client’s objectives and strategy

Additional requirements:
- 1-2 years as AAE or AE
- Excellent communication skills
- A can-do attitude
- Ability to juggle multiple projects
- Bachelor’s degree
- Proficiency in MS Office Suite and Keynote

Submit resume (and samples if applicable) to: cc178@jobalert.creativecircle.com