Direct Hire - On Site / Full time
smartdept. inc. is hiring an Account Executive for a Chicago marketing agency. The ideal candidate will come with 5+ years of experience. This role will be on-site in Chicago.
What You'll Do:
- Help to manage existing and new clients
- Drive high-quality results for all clients
- Help with client questions regarding planning, timing, media targets, agency services and capabilities.
- Develop effective sales proposals, and solicit customer feedback
- Act as the liaison between clients and account executives
- Negotiate contracts and close agreements
What You'll Need:
- Ability to multi-task
- Feel comfortable working in a fast-paced environment
- At least 5 years of solid agency experience (consumer goods is a plus!)
- Not be afraid to roll up your sleeves and jump right in!
- Have a background in PR, agency, or integrative marketing