Account Director - Cincinnati

Starts Ideally before the end of July
Duration Full-time
Status Full-time w/ benefits
Rate $120,000/yr (depends on experience)
Our client, a global agency, is looking to hire a full-time, ambitious and detail oriented Account Director with CPG experience who will be dedicated to one of their CPG clients.

Summary of Account Director Responsibilities:
• Ensure the smooth creation and delivery of great work, taking clients briefs and asking the right questions to ensure the success of projects
• Play a pivotal part in the running of this CPG account and help ensure the smooth management of projects through the design studio, working closely with core teams
• Handle heavy client interaction and a large volume of projects at once
• Manage hours, billing, resourcing, timelines and schedules
• Bring solutions-oriented ideas to the forefront of the marketing plan while drumming up execution ideas, facilitating integrated planning and assisting with campaign level strategy to push industry boundaries and elevate brands
• Manage the status of all projects coming in and out of the design studio, making sure to escalate "stuck" briefs as needed
• Stays informed and up to date on industry innovations that the clients can learn from and share with the team, as well as leading to potential business opportunities

Account Director Requirements:
• 6+ years of experience working at an advertising agency, marketing firm, or client side in an account role
• 6+ years of experience handling client queries and taking full and conclusive briefs
• 4+ years of experience managing multichannel campaign projects through the creative process ensuring they are on strategy, on time, and on budget
• 4+ years of experience w/ social and expert level knowledge of social channels and best practices for each channel
• Thrives in a self-directed environment, while recognizing when team collaboration is necessary
• Flexible, adaptable nature
• Experience as a direct liaison between the brand marketers and the creative team
• The ability to work in a collaborative manner with all agency departments and the client
• Ability to communicate feedback clearly and succinctly, both internally and externally

Please note this is a summary of our client's full job description so if you are interviewing please review the full copy from to prepare.

This is a full-time Account Director opportunity that is remote to start but eventually onsite in Cincinnati.

Submit resume (and samples if applicable) to: cc134@jobalert.creativecircle.com


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