Associate Account Executive

Kennedy Communications

We're a mid-sized, full-service advertising agency serving a host of international, national and local brands. By outthinking instead of outspending, we take the ordinary and make it extraordinary. Implementing progressive and aggressive strategies, we handle all offline and online marketing needs – from direct mail to email, cable to broadcast TV, radio to Pandora, YouTube to Facebook.

Position Details

Associate Account Executive
Southwest Wisconsin
Madison, WI

You’ll have a great opportunity to grow into a bigger role. The Associate Account Executive will assist the Client Service department in managing the contact between the agency and client accounts. Reports to: Senior Account Supervisors.

Associate Account Executive Role:

  • Assists in the execution of projects associated with client plans
  • Prepares all documents and presentations for requested meetings
  • Participates and helps prepare for agency meetings (internal and other)
  • Assists Account Executives in the creation of annual strategic marketing plans, inclusive of budgets
  • Inputs projects into Project Bubble
  • Per the plan, works with each department to manage projects to achieve on time completion
  • Assists in obtaining and presenting metrics/results 
  • Has knowledge of and takes initiative to learn and keeps apprised of client's brand, industry trends, markets, competitive landscape, products and services
  • May be responsible for agency and client research
  • May handle limited account work
  • Attends regularly held staff meetings to check on project status
  • Represents agency at industry and community functions

Skill Requirements:

  • 1-2 years of advertising agency experience or related marketing experience
  • Effective communicator
  • Self-starter
  • Excellent attention to detail
  • Proficiency with Microsoft Office Suite
  • Some proficiency in both Traditional and Digital marketing tools
  • Salary commensurate with experience 
  • Competitive benefits package including 401(k) 
  • Summer hours! 
  • Fun and talented co-workers in a comfortable work environment 
  • Supportive work/life balance

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