Assistant Account Executive

Scout Marketing Chicago , IL 60290

Posted 4 weeks ago

SCOUT Marketing is hiring an Assistant Account Executive to join our team in a remote capacity.

We are a full-service ad agency with offices in Atlanta, Chicago, New York City, and San Diego. SCOUT's mantra is "Be Brave." We are a team of entrepreneurial self-starters who roll up their sleeves and participate across many levels to deliver brave thinking that builds value for our clients' brands. We also encourage employees to bring bravery to work, and their lives. A culture of open-minded support is at our heart. Its how we hire, its how we promote, and its what we teach. We promote and expect brave thinking in everything we do.

SCOUT works with clients and products that come in many different forms and that help a wide variety of people. Our clients are passionate about their businesses, and so are we. We are looking for an Account Executive to become a member of our family and help shepherd our brands to greatness.

At SCOUT, as an Account Executive, you will play an integral role in:

Supporting all daily activities of designated accounts which includes project management of full tactical initiatives for designated clients (assignments include broadcast, digital, print and more)

If you have digital experience, we consider that a plus

Experience in healthcare or pharmaceuticals is a plus, but not required

Youll need to be able to develop and maintain strong professional relationships with clients and be able to secure their respect and loyalty

You must be an excellent one-on-one, written and telephone communicator, as well as business communications including project briefs, project estimates, project status reports, client contact reports and all other agency account service driven documents

Youll also need to have an understanding of managing project budgets

One of the many cool parts of this job is that youll have an opportunity to participate in the development of marketing strategies

Able to work well with a variety of creative talent, skill sets, and individual characteristics and support the account management and creative teams

Youll take full ownership of designated day-to-day responsibilities of projects from start to finish

At times you may need to assist in areas above and below your skill level, flexibility is required

Travel for necessary client meetings may be required

Requirements

Excellent writing and presentation skills

Strong project management and organization skills

Benefits

  • Health Care Plan (Medical, Dental & Vision)
  • Retirement Plan (401k, IRA)
  • Life Insurance (Basic, Voluntary & AD&D)
  • Paid Time Off (Vacation, Sick & Public Holidays)
  • Short Term & Long Term Disability
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