Account Executive

Account Management Toronto, Ontario


Description

At DDB, we believe Creativity Is The Most Powerful Force In Business. Our job put simply is to help our clients make intuitive leaps they couldn't make alone that help them grow beyond their wildest dreams. And we’re looking for an Account Executive to join us on the Integrated Account team that can help us bring this belief to life every day.

 

At DDB Canada, the Account Executive is the primary project quarterback both for the agency and the client, and the communicator of all project details between all internal teams. We have a track record of delivering award-winning, business-building work for our clients. We are looking for the right person who has what it takes to be a part of a team that expects you to be creatively driven, passionate and curious about the industry and the work that we do.


 Responsibilities:

  • Act as key contact to clients on project-level work, continually fostering client-agency relationships to build trust and become a valuable resource to clients
  • Immerses self in client’s business and champions stellar, business-building ideas.
  • Establishes effective balance of advisory and advocacy skills with clients and team
  • Develop and drive proactive plans, strategies and client recommendations
  • Manage a wide range of competing priorities while ensuring the team meets all its deadlines and manages projects within prescribed budgets

Requirements:

  • Ideally has integrated production experience (broadcast, digital, CRM and/or XM a strong asset)
  • Has charisma, a positive attitude, adaptability and the ability to multi-task
  • Demonstrates effective communication and creative problem-solving skills
  • Has excellent oral, written, interpersonal and analytical skills
  • Enthusiastic about businesses beyond traditional marketing aspects
  • Sees the big picture and has the vision to drive big ideas
  • Has 1-3 years of relevant industry experience
  • Bachelor’s degree or similar post-secondary education an asset

 

DDB Canada is an inclusive, equal opportunity employer that values diversity. We also offer reasonable accommodations to applicants with disabilities. If you need assistance or an accommodation due to a disability, please let us know when you submit your application.

 

We appreciate all expressed interest in this position, however only candidates selected for interview will be contacted.