Account Supervisor

Employer
Location
Salt Lake City
Posted
Dec 22, 2013
Closes
Jan 21, 2014
Contact
Kevin Pohl
Category
Advertising, Other
Duration
Full Time
The Account Supervisor is responsible for owning a piece of the client’s business. This role will manage several projects at one time and begins to lead client thinking.

Key Accountabilities

* Possesses and demonstrates a thorough knowledge of the dynamics and workings of the client’s business

* Demonstrates knowledge of the overall competitive landscape and a complete understanding of client and Agency operations

* Builds and manages the client’s business through recommending, fostering, creating and delivering effective marketing strategies

* Works with other Agency departments to develop effective strategies and creative briefs

* Challenges direction or the status quo, and seeks alternative perspectives and approaches in developing effective marketing strategies

* Creates, writes and presents agency POV’s and responses, and encourages clients to use agency POV’s in developing ideas and advertising that best meets their objectives

* Leads client meetings and performs periodic client reviews

* Participates in the presentation and sale of creative and media plans

* Evaluates the input and ideas of creative, media and strategic planning relative to strategy and client preferences

* Manages entire production process and all budgets of their business

* Advocates their business internally and keeps the agency team informed, focused, and motivated

* Actively works to grow and develop the skills and abilities of junior Agency staff

Requirements::

- Bachelor’s degree in Business, Marketing, Advertising or related field preferred

- 5+ years marketing or advertising experience required

- Strong verbal and written communication skills necessary

- Effective conflict resolution skills required

- Ability to understand and manage client politics/client perspective to understand ripple effect

- Ability to write creative brief including recommendation for main thought

- Solid understanding of media

- Strong understanding of marketing disciplines as options

- Ability to challenge direction appropriately

- Demonstrated financial skills in order to be responsible for estimates on projects, track budgets and communicate status

MRM//McCann is an equal opportunity employer and does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, gender, religion, age, sexual orientation, national or ethnic origin, disability, marital status, veteran status, or any other occupationally irrelevant criteria.

Please send resume to: kevin.pohl@mrmmccann.com

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