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


Excellent writing and presentation skills

Strong project management and organization skills


  • 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
icon no score

See how you match
to the job

Find your dream job anywhere
with the LiveCareer app.
Mobile App Icon
Download the
LiveCareer app and find
your dream job anywhere
App Store Icon Google Play Icon

Boost your job search productivity with our
free Chrome Extension!

lc_apply_tool GET EXTENSION

Similar Jobs

Want to see jobs matched to your resume? Upload One Now! Remove
Assistant Account Executive

ICF International, Inc

Posted 4 months ago

VIEW JOBS 9/21/2020 12:00:00 AM 2020-12-20T00:00 Join the next gen. We're a new breed - a consulting agency. We combine the creativity of an agency with the depth and expertise of a consultancy. Our team is a mix of mission-driven strategists, marketers, technologists and data scientists, harnessing the insights, creativity and technology that moves people. This is what we call…Accelerated Change, Beautifully Delivered. Check us out at! Who we're looking for: We are looking for an Assistant Account Executive to join our team starting in October 2020. Our ideal candidate will have 1-2 years of internship or entry level experience in public relations, marketing or advertising. Additionally, we'd like a candidate with a proven ability to work with clients on complex, trending issues (familiarity with the CPG industry is a plus) and interest and passion for multicultural work focused on the Hispanic/Latino segment. What you'll get to do: * Collaborate on a regular basis with team members across multiple functions and practice areas throughout the agency * Manage timelines and creative deliverables to ensure consistency and impeccable quality * You will be responsible for many day-to-day PR activities, including: * Creating media lists, publicity materials and media kits * Drafting, disseminating and pitching media materials and press releases * Support client projects, develop and execute media relations strategies and coordinate events * Participate in brainstorms and project meetings * Identify and reach out to social influencers * Conduct research and client, industry and pop culture media monitoring * Support right-time engagement programs * Help develop multicultural campaigns focused on Latino/Hispanic consumers What you'll need to succeed: * Possess the ability to think strategically and contribute to creative solutions * Be a versatile team player who enjoys collaboration and problem solving * Thrive and be flexible in a fast-paced, entrepreneurial environment * Be solutions-oriented no matter the challenge * Experience building client relationships * Exhibit excellent writing and research skills * Have a strong understanding of social media * Ability to communicate in a clear and compelling way in verbal and written form * Impeccable time management and prioritization skills * Ability to coordinate projects from inception to completion and meet demanding deadlines * Proven ability to work with clients on complex, trending issues; familiarity with the CPG industry is a plus. * Interest and willingness to provide multicultural expertise as it pertains to the Hispanic/Latino market Education and minimum qualifications: * Bachelor's degree in public relations, mass communications, or journalism * Minimum of 1-year internship or entry-level experience in public relations or other closely related field * Advanced or superior command of the Spanish language Working at ICF Working at ICF means applying a passion for meaningful work with intellectual rigor to help solve the leading issues of our day. Smart, compassionate, innovative, committed, ICF employees tackle unprecedented challenges to benefit people, businesses, and governments around the globe. We believe in collaboration, mutual respect, open communication, and opportunity for growth. If you're seeking to make a difference in the world, visit to find your next career. ICF-together for tomorrow. ICF is an equal opportunity employer that values diversity at all levels. (EOE - Minorities/Females/ Protected Veterans Status/Disability Status/Sexual Orientation/Gender Identity). For more information, please read our EEO & AA policy. Reasonable Accommodations are available for disabled veterans and applicants with disabilities in all phases of the application and employment process. To request an accommodation please email and we will be happy to assist. All information you provide will be kept confidential and will be used only to the extent required to provide needed reasonable accommodations. Read more about non-discrimination: EEO is the law and Pay Transparency Statement. Chicago, IL (IL12) ICF International, Inc Chicago IL

Assistant Account Executive

Scout Marketing