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Thursday, August 11, 2011
Account Director - Consumer Tech - Northwest
One of the largest and most well respected agencies in the country is looking for a passionate and creative Account Director to work on a consumer facing tech account.The client is one of the largest and most visible tech companies in the world.
The Account Director will help to increase the media coverage and continually improve public opinion for the company and its products.These already have a high profile, excellent reputation with lots of exciting news to deliver.
Innovative, integrated marketing concepts are encouraged here, including real life customer relationship building, events, digital buzz, social media, blogging, and etc.To encourage this, the firm is looking around the country for the most creative candidates who will collaborate with new ideas, smart questions and fresh perspectives.
We’re looking for someone with at least 7 years of experience building and executing consumer campaigns, great relationships with important influencers, using insights on the latest trends to create opportunities.
This person will be expected to coach teams, understand the competition, provide strategic counsel, grow client relationships, strategic communication planning and collaborate with other business leaders.
Management-wise, this person will over see the team’s finances and resources and track team utilization.He/she will contribute to the overall strategic planning at the agency, develop new growth opportunities, mentor and motivate staff, partner with HR on employee relations issues, assure that the team can easily work across businesses as needed, Keep VP’s and above educated and aware of issues, account health, etc.This requires at least four years of individual and team management experience and new business development experience.