Account Manager, Field Marketing

The Marketing Arm

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Creativity brimming with bravery and vision, heart and humor, imagination and truth.

We believe that brands should stand for more than what they’re selling.

With culture as our playground and emotion as our craft, we help our clients change minds, win hearts, and create memories.

We believe that good people are the key to creating great work. Our halls are filled with passionate thinkers and makers, seasoned experts and rising stars, who unleash each other’s brilliance and celebrate every win as a team.

Together, we bring ideas from the page into the world, ideas that are so audacious, so original, so meaningful that they couldn’t come from you or me - only we.


Position Details

Account Manager, Field Marketing
Chicago Illinois
Chicago, IL

Job Overview:

The Account Manager will work closely with the Local Field Marking team and is responsible/expected to know everything about the client’s business, products, opportunities, competition and using this information to meet/exceed client needs.


  • Creative and strategic thinker.
  • Work onsite daily at client location(s) to manage multiple, regional clients with several product offerings 
  • Encourage clients to use agency POVs in developing ideas and advertising that best meets client mission goals and objectives 
  • Publish monthly activity reports, status reports, meeting notes, trip agendas, etc. 
  • Encourage clients to use agency POVs in developing ideas and advertising that best meets client mission goals and objectives 
  • Must be able to build and manage timelines, budgets and program reports/recaps. 
  • Must strive to gain, or have a deep understanding of Agency and Clients. 
  • Strong relationship manager – client, teams, partner agencies and vendors. 
  • Provide constant attention to detail regarding the execution of activations. 
  • Work closely with Account Management staff in identifying and recognizing superior advertising program offerings
  • Bachelor’s degree. 
  • Computer proficiency (MS Word, Excel, PowerPoint). 
  • Minimum of 4+ years account management related experience in advertising/marketing and media strategy. 
  • Must have experience in developing and executing media programs. 
  • Familiarity with the region, college market and Gen Z. 
  • Excellent written and oral communication/presentation skills. 
  • Outstanding organizational, leadership and project management skills, attention to detail a must. 
  • Professionalism at all levels. 
  • Willingness to travel (15-20%).

TMA Perks & Benefits:

Continuous training, educational programs, speaker series and workshops

Culture events throughout the year (just virtually now!)

Communities to connect with:

  • TMACares (Volunteering)
  • DiscoverTMA (Furthering diversity and inclusion)
  • TMA Women’s Initiative (Fostering the growth and achievements of women)
  • Wellness Group (Helping to improve the mental, physical and emotional wellbeing of employees)

Competitive vacation plan, sick days and personal days to prioritize your mental health

Summer Flex Fridays and Flex Fridays for all of 2020

Robust holiday schedule

Parental leave

Comprehensive Medical, Dental and Vision plans

401K Retirement Savings Plan

Employee Stock Purchase Plan

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