Account Executive

Employer
Location
Washington
Posted
May 07, 2014
Closes
Jun 06, 2014
Contact
Karen Joyce
Category
Advertising, Other
Duration
Full Time
The Account Executive will work closely with agency staff and clients to support the development of employer branding as well as communication programs and candidate generation strategies through ad placements, media research, creative development and production. The Account Executive will have the additional responsibility of being the primary media client contact, and will lead strategic and tactical media planning activities. The ideal candidate is a proactive, responsive, and flexible team-player, has a communications background, is resourceful and has hands-on experience conducting media research and developing media plans; monitoring/setting budgets for media and creative projects; managing the creative development and production processes; and writing creative briefs/work plans.

Desired Skills and Experience
BA/BS degree in marketing, advertising, communications or related field
2 plus years of experience in media or at an advertising agency
Previous experience acting as primary liaison with clients
Superior attention to detail as well as organization and ability to juggle multiple, conflicting tasks and deadlines, as well as have the ability to collaborate across disciplines
Intellectual curiosity and an inclination to remain current on industry knowledge
Excellent follow through on all assignments and tasks as well as ability to work independently on medium sized-projects
Creativity and the ability to develop strong relationships
Excellent communication, interpersonal and team skills
Outstanding writing, math, and analytical skills

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