Position Account Director
Location Manhattan
Starts early January
Duration Ongoing
Status Freelance
Rate DOE
Our Digital Agency client is currently seeking a freelance Account Director to add to their team!

The Account Director will be responsible for:
- You will have an essential role in building the client’s business and the account relationship and expertise of our team.
- You’ll be a thought leader, recognizing innovative, game-changing ideas to solve our client’s business challenges.
- You have a true passion for marketing and can astound clients both internal and external with leadership, creativity, vision and eloquence.
- A passion for understanding their client’s business and will act as a strategic business partner for their account
- Ability to become well-versed in the client’s business, competitive landscape, and legal and regulatory requirements for the brands
- Partners with clients to develop goals and marketing strategies, adding value and ensuring the client is getting best results from the entire agency team. Grows existing accounts/workstreams where possible
- Is comfortable working among integrated teams in a fast-paced, creative environment
- Exhibits passion and curiosity for digital marketing and emerging trends in social, mobile, product and service innovation
- Provides clear strategic leadership to internal teams to ensure all work aligns with client business needs and expectations
- Oversees, inspires and motivates teams to create innovative marketing programs and creative work that deliver results
- Uses data to provide a sharp marketing perspective and add strategic value at every step of the creative process
- Recognize, work through and resolve conflict situations (internally and externally)
- Proven experience contributing to clients presentations

Ideal Qualifications:
- Bachelors degree is required
- 8+ years of account management and/or marketing experience
- Experience supporting data-driven and performance-driven marketing programs. A knowledge and appreciation for how to apply data and analytics to the business
- Strong aptitude for the role and impact of digital platforms and media
- Exposure to a diverse mix of industry category verticals is a plus
- Effective presentation skills and strong client facing skills are required

JAN. 2020

Submit resume (and samples if applicable) to: cc275@jobalert.creativecircle.com