Account Manager

Employer
Location
Pittsburgh
Posted
Jan 31, 2013
Closes
Mar 02, 2013
Contact
Kristin Petty
Duration
Full Time
Deeplocal is looking for a highly organized account manager to be responsible for all advertising agency relationships, to help manage agency projects, and to manage other brand client accounts at Deeplocal as needed. This person should be comfortable talking to clients, engineers, and designers. He/she will be the first point of contact at Deeplocal, and will be responsible for both presenting our capabilities to agencies, and growing those relationships beyond the first phone call. He/she will be required to travel for some agency capabilities screenings. This person will also manage select relationships with non-agency clients, both local and national.

The Account Manager should be extremely detail-oriented and able to understand overall project goals, not simply tasks. They will also be responsible for managing a project using online tools such as Basecamp and working with outside vendors when necessary. Coordination of deliverables will also fall upon the Account Manager.

Our ideal candidate has a background in marketing/advertising, performing a similar role. A working understanding of technology is required.

Major responsibilities include:
taking client phone calls
presenting our capabilities to agencies
managing project deliverables
understanding overall project goals
streamlining tasks
understanding and communicating workflow
providing written project updates
coordinating with other vendors

We work on great projects with fast timelines and each employee must be highly driven, passionate about what they do, and able to multi-task.