Gallagher is a global leader in insurance, risk management and consulting services. We help businesses grow, communities thrive and people prosper. We live a culture defined by The Gallagher Way, our set of shared values and guiding tenets. A culture driven by our people, over 30,000 strong, serving our clients with customized solutions that will protect them and fuel their futures.
The Art Account Manager is a pivotal role within Gallagher's Art Department, our in-house creative agency. A chief liaison between assigned marketing stakeholders and the Art creative team, the Art Account Manager is responsible for providing the best possible creative experience for their internal clients.
For their marketing stakeholders, the Art Account Manager acts as a central project manager ensuring appropriate prioritization, effective resource allocation and ongoing transparency into Art projects. The "face" of Art, the role acts as the point of escalation and lead problem-solver for any challenges that arise providing solutions that meet success criteria for both the stakeholder and the creative team.
For the Art creative team, the Art Account Manager acts as the internal client expert within Art learning the assigned team's businesses, industries, core programs and general competitive landscape. The role acts as a "first review" of work, prior to sharing outside of Art, representing their internal client's point of view and providing feedback and direction as the accountable party for the overall success of the relationship.
Establish and build strong relationships with assigned marketing stakeholders and across entire Art Department
Exemplify a positive approach and drive an open dialogue with marketing stakeholders and ART creative team to suggest, explore and deliver world-class marketing creative
Lead Art creative process for assigned projects including reviewing creative brief, scheduling intake meeting, mapping project timing, scheduling creative kickoff meeting, ensuring adherence to deadlines by both Art and the stakeholder, and closing out release process
Maintain status across all projects with consistent communication and reviews with assigned marketing stakeholders
Act as a champion for assigned team, representing their point of view within ART by voicing their expectations and anticipating their needs and challenges
Act as a champion for Art, representing all Art team members when in front of marketing stakeholders, showcasing the team's talent and creative expertise, and thoughtfully protecting its resources
Bachelor's degree in Marketing, Business Administration, or related field.
5 years relevant experience in B2B marketing.
Strong technical skills across Microsoft Office Suite, especially Microsoft Excel.
Experience with Workfront or other project management software/applications.
Strong communication skills.
Excellent time management & organizational skills.
Insurance industry or benefits consulting experience a plus
Creative or design background a plus
Strong technical skills across Microsoft Office Suite and project management software / applications
Proven record of successfully managing complex and/or multiple projects to completion
Experience creating and managing detailed work plans based on defined scope and objectives
Exceptional written and verbal communication skills
Excellent time management and organizational skills
Exceptional interpersonal skills; able to work effectively with colleagues, managers, executives, and stakeholders; skilled in developing effective relationships within and across teams
Strong organizational skills, detail oriented with an ability to think strategically and make recommendations
Strong client service skills and demonstrated ability to interact effectively across all levels of an organization
Ability to plan and organize work and self in order to achieve objectives and targets; determined to deliver outcomes and overcome obstacles in order to move forward; accountable for the delivery of outcomes; strives to meet and exceed expectations
Has a flexible approach to change; is able to work effectively in a variety of situations; constantly seeks improvements and is forward looking
U.S. Eligibility Requirements:
Interested candidates must submit an application and resume/CV online to be considered
Must be 18 years of age or older
Must be willing to submit to a background investigation; any offer of employment is conditioned upon the successful completion of a background investigation
Must have unrestricted work authorization to work in the United States. For U.S. employment opportunities, Gallagher hires U.S. citizens, permanent residents, asylees, refugees, and temporary residents. Temporary residence does not include those with non-immigrant work authorization (F, J, H or L visas), such as students in practical training status. Exceptions to these requirements will be determined based on shortage of qualified candidates with a particular skill. Gallagher will require proof of work authorization
Must be willing to execute Gallagher's Employee Agreement or Confidentiality and Non-Disclosure Agreement which requires, among other things, post-employment obligations relating to non-solicitation, confidentiality and non-disclosure
Gallagher offers competitive salaries and benefits, including: medical/dental/vision plans, life and accident insurance, 401(K), employee stock purchase plan, educational expense reimbursement, employee assistance program, flexible work hours (availability varies by office and job function) training programs, matching gift program, and more.
Gallagher believes that all persons are entitled to equal employment opportunity and does not discriminate against nor favor any applicant because of race, sex, color, disability, national origin, religion, creed, age, marital status, citizenship, veteran status, gender, gender identity / expression, actual or perceived sexual orientation, or any other protected characteristic. Equal employment opportunity will be extended in all aspects of the employer-employee relationship, including, but not limited to, recruitment, hiring, training, promotion, transfer, demotion, compensation, benefits, layoff, and termination. In addition, Gallagher will make reasonable accommodations to known physical or mental limitations of an otherwise qualified applicant with a disability, unless the accommodation would impose an undue hardship on the operation of our business.
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