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Are you our next Account Manager?

Can you lead projects and maintain strong client relationships? Do you enjoy collaborating with designers and developers to create exceptional digital projects, and perhaps have a knack for print as well?

Job Description

We are actively seeking a mid-level rock star to join our Account Management team. Our ideal candidate has a bachelor’s degree with about 2-4 years of experience, and a passion for design and marketing. Here are the roles and responsibilities for this level:

Project Management:
  • Assists on highly strategic projects, manages mid-size projects, leads smaller projects autonomously
  • Maintains day to day workflow for internal and client-facing projects
  • Maintains budgets, status sheets and timelines
  • Creatively problem solves in order to meet client needs in the most efficient and effective way
  • Uses comprehensive communication skills to make a bridge between client and designer
Client Management:
  • Develops client relationships
  • Responsive to clients’ requests
  • An ambassador for Glantz Design
Strategic Work:
  • Learns the strategy behind design and communications from senior account and design teams; executes strategy on mid-level projects
  • Can assess a category, a situation, or a problem and work toward solutions
  • Authors creative briefs and documents
  • Collaborates with creative directors, designers and developers to understand and execute the goal of the client
Mentorship:
  • Mentors project managers and interns
  • Mentored by senior teammates
Accountability:
  • Stays within budgets and timelines
  • Balances multiple projects at a time
  • Maintains daily timesheets
  • Maintains approximately 40 hours/week of working time (8:30-5:30ish) with some flexibility for early or late meetings or emergency work
  • Embodies our values
Growth Expectations:
  • In 6 months: Run mid-size project autonomously
  • In 1 year: Authors strategy documents and contribute to UX strategy
  • Potential growth to Senior Account Manager
Reports to:
  • On a project basis: the most senior account person on project
  • Team level: Studio Lead and Account Director

 

This is a fast-paced working environment with multiple projects going on at once. You should never be afraid to ask questions or speak up when you need help, and reciprocate this behavior for fellow team members. Always work to get the best out of clients, your team and yourself.

Check out our benefits such as 14 days of PTO plus holiday breaks, casual work environment, multiple insurance options, short-term disability, 401K matching, professional development, rotating DJ duties on Spotify, free gym and rec room access with a pool. Yes, a pool.

Apply and send your cover letter and resume, writing samples (if you have them), along with why you want to join the team.

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Qualifications

  • Bachelor’s degree
  • Mid-level, 2-4 years of experience
  • Relevant experience in marketing
  • Strong written and verbal communication skills
  • Attention to detail
  • Deadline driven
  • Analytical
  • Organizer
  • BONUS: Copywriting or Content Strategy Skills

Other Opportunities

While we may not always be hiring, we are always looking for future Glantzers. If one of these roles suits you, please apply and you will hear back from us.

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