Senior Account Director

Chicago, Illinois
Competitive base salary, 401K, profit sharing, annual bonus, unlimited PTO, work from home & more
Aug 04, 2018
Metro Area
Full Time

IMR is currently interviewing for a full-time senior account director who will be responsible for developing and implementing marketing campaigns - with an emphasis on media relations - for high-profile clients in the hospitality, travel, beverage and lifestyle industries. Ideal candidates will:

  • Bring 5-7 years of direct media relations experience. Previous work with hospitality, hotel and beverage industries a plus
  • Illustrate editorial placements as a result of relationships with the press
  • Demonstrate superior verbal and written communication skills
  • Have successfully managed 3-5 full-time team members in previous positions 
  • Lead. Be a thinker, a learner and a strategist who can see the big picture and how day-to-day tasks and projects contribute to a long-term vision
  • Self-start. Know how to manage information, prioritize and multitask in a fast-paced, dynamic environment
  • Be willing to take on all aspects of client campaigns, no matter how large or small the task
  • Have a discerning eye for detail
  • Exude eagerness and seek opportunities to learn about the industry
  • Radiate positivity and team spirit
  • Possess entrepreneurial attributes
  • Be undaunted by navigating digital platforms, with an eye for emerging trends and a high comfort level for integration, content creation and influencer engagement
  • Staff press and/or industry events on evenings and weekends as needed
  • Travel as needed

Why IMR?

  • Competitive base salary
  • Health insurance plan
  • 401K with company contribution
  • Profit sharing
  • Year-end bonus
  • Internet/cell phone allowance
  • Unlimited PTO days
  • One dozen paid holidays
  • Meals and entertainment
  • Modern, downtown Chicago office
  • Advanced agency technology
  • Continued education, including wine, spirits, beer, culinary, photography and management training
  • Career growth and advancement, with ongoing review systems in place
  • Company charitable and social committees
  • Dining/performance rewards through the agency’s “Belli Bucks” program
  • Team Member of the Quarter/Team Member of the Year program
  • Direct interaction with the agency’s clients and executives
  • Ability to work remotely

Learn more about the agency, benefits and how you can build your career with IMR at

Qualified candidates: Please send resume, cover letter and desired salary.

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