Account Supervisor

Account Management New York, New York


Description

Description

DDB is looking for an Account Supervisor that can win the hearts of clients, mentor junior staff and has a “can do” attitude to seamlessly juggle multiple projects and pieces of business.  This is an exciting opportunity to work at DDB in our fast growing healthcare group. franchises (roughly 85%/15% split of time). You will get the best of all worlds developing multi-channel creative campaigns, honing your strategic skills, perfecting execution management, and developing your own managerial style.  You will be an integral part of the team, looked to as both a leader and partner to the internal team, clients and agency partners.

 

Qualifications

Someone who has excellent strategic thinking, leadership ability, and diplomacy. Thinks beyond execution and the current campaign to help contribute to the clients’ growth strategy. Thinks creatively and inspires creativity in their clients and agency team. Nurtures and protects the integrity of the creative idea and is a true partner to his/her creative team. Demonstrates confidence in and can articulate their own POV, as well as the agency POV. Must possess knowledge and maturity to lead projects day-to-day and represent agency in client meetings. Excellent written and presentation skills, both in preparing materials required and in delivery. Candidate is expected to be able to plan and lead collaboration meetings, partner closely with other Omnicom and media agencies, develop and communicate POVs, and supervise a junior team. Should exhibit patience and good listening skills to work through client issues and FDA/medical/legal requirements. Coaches and motivates junior talent; builds the skills of their account team and assists with their career development.

Experience

4 to 6 years in account management optimal. Previous DTC Rx is preferred. Will also consider someone with HCP experience looking to cross over into consumer pharma.