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Publication or Company Draftfcb
Job Title Account Supervisor
Industry Advertising Agency, Marketing
Job Duration Full Time
Job Location Chicago, IL
Job Requirements At Draftfcb the Account Supervisor is the liaison between the agency and the client, the bridge between the brand and creative strategy, the communicator between all the internal teams, the mentor for junior members of the team, the champion and challenger of good ideas, the team rallier when needed and the leader when opportunities arise. We are looking for someone who knows what it takes to build relationships—not just with the clients but internally as well. This person understands a client’s business—what levers drive the machine—and finds the best place for the agency in that model.

the personality:

•Has charisma, a positive attitude, adaptability and the ability to multi-task
•Is subjective, resourceful and quick-thinking
•Demonstrates effective communication and creative problem-solving skills
•Has excellent oral, written, interpersonal and analytical skills
•Possesses an integrated background with online/offline expertise
•Has earned a bachelor’s degree
•Has 6+ years of relevant industry experience

The Position:
•Develops and executes relevant marketing strategies with account team
•Demonstrates effective day-to-day leadership of the marketing team in terms of direction, opportunity identification and guidance
•Immerses self in client’s business and not only champions stellar, business-building ideas but knows how to effectively collaborate in order to bring those ideas to life
•Prioritizes all account activities to achieve optimum efficiency and profitability
•Establishes effective balance of advisory and advocacy skills with clients and the team
•Identifies opportunities to help grow direct reports and advance them to the next level

About Our Company With an equal focus on creativity and accountability, Draftfcb is committed to producing brilliant ideas that change consumer behavior. As a global, fully integrated marketing communications agency operating against a single P&L, Draftfcb provides clients with highly collaborative, channel-neutral thinking that delivers engagement and, most importantly, action. With nearly 140 years of combined expertise, Draftfcb has roots in both consumer advertising and behavioral, data-driven direct marketing. The agency’s corporate leadership team includes Howard Draft, executive chairman; Laurence Boschetto, CEO and president; Jonathan Harries, vice chairman emeritus & executive advisor, global creative; and Neil Miller, chief operating officer. The Draftfcb network spans 150 offices in 90 countries and employs nearly 9,000 people. The agency is part of the Interpublic Group of Companies (NYSE:IPG). For more information, visit www.draftfcb.com.
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