Account Manager

Posted/Last Revised: 1st Oct, 2018

  • Company/Organization
  • AM/FM Inc.
  • Website
  • http://www.amfm.ca
  • Location
  • Edmonton, AB
  • Educational Req.
  • Qualifications:

    • Degree or Diploma in marketing, advertising and/or business
    • 5 years experience
    • Agency experience is a plus
    • Advanced knowledge of Excel and Keynote
    • Exceptional written and verbal communication skills
    • High attention to detail
    • Strong time-management and organizational skills
    • Strong client-service orientation
    • Flexibility for evolving responsibilities and last-minute changes
    • Influential and effective leadership skills
    • Ability to thrive in a fast-paced and high-pressure environment
    • Ability to work more than 40 hours per week
    • A willingness to travel when needed
  • Contact Name
  • Karissa Anderson
  • Contact Phone
  • (780) 705-5077
  • Contact Email
  • thiscouldbeyourname@amfm.ca
  • Closing Date
  • Oct. 15, 2018

Description

We are looking to hire an Account Manager to join our Account Team. We have a dynamic atmosphere of self-starting marketing communications professionals who love this business.  If you see yourself in this description or in the specifics that follow, please contact us! We’re excited to hear from you!

Description:

  • Lead small- and mid-sized projects from start to finish and be seen as the client go-to on a project basis
  • Offer a sound, strategic POV on projects
  • Learn how to lead and grow others on the team
  • Ensure account logistics are flawlessly managed, from schedules to budgets to talent to legal approvals
  • Anticipate needs and provide proactive solutions that keep us one step ahead
  • Ensure the team stays on top of and informed on contextual, competitive and business landscapes
  • Cultivate a relationship with key day-to-day clients
  • Work with the Account Supervisor or Account Director to ensure key projects/tasks have clear objectives, aligned owners and timing, and then execute against those tasks and objectives
  • When there is an Associate Account Manager on the team, the Account Manager will have oversight of their output and manage them with generosity, ensuring their growth
  • Support the Account Supervisor/Account Director on larger-scale productions while also learning and gaining experience along the way
  • Demonstrate impeccable attention to detail in all facets of the job, from proofreading emails to partnering with production to ensure that every detail is considered, double-checked and approved internally before releasing work
  • Have the ability to fully own entire small- and mid-sized projects end to end with minimal oversight from the Account Supervisor or Account Director, including managing clients and the internal team
  • Demonstrate an understanding of creative strategy and use it to evaluate and defend work when needed