Account Supervisor (Hybrid - Shopper / IMC focus)

Account Service Toronto, Ontario


At TAXI, we create connected brands. We are living in an age of unprecedented human progress. Technology continually revolutionizes the way we interact and opens up powerful possibilities for connecting with the world. Putting people at the centre of everything we do allows us to harness our core practices – strategy, creativity, and experiences – to build those meaningful human connections for brands and deliver real business value for our clients.

We resist the usual ways of seeing, doing and thinking whether it is creating great work for clients or hiring new team members. At TAXI, we value authenticity above all else. We want everyone who walks into our office to feel welcome, comfortable and included.

Account Supervisor (Hybrid - Shopper / IMC focus)

About the role

TAXI is looking for a leader with shopper and integrated marketing account management experience. With an impressive history of building client relationships, you're accustomed to success and will accept nothing less. You're immersed in the culture around you and informed by the most current ideas, trends, and behaviours. And speaking of culture, TAXI prides itself on having a very vibrant one that is extremely bright and always charged.


You will

  • Be collaboratively responsible for the development of long-term account success and growth by participating in Client Engagement Plan development and execution. Gain and maintain expert knowledge of client’s business, industry and competition.
  • Drive execution and measurement of final plan, ensuring proactive thought leadership.
  • Supervise and develop a direct report
  • Lead meetings, briefings and consolidate the next steps for a large client.
  • Take initiative, have follow through skills, and problem solving on a day-to-day basis
  • Build and cultivate strong relationship with the creative and client teams
  • Manage projects and campaigns from A to Z – liaising with colleagues at VMLY+R US
  • Develop strategic thinking abilities by keeping current on industry trends and issues affecting client's business.
  • Manage all resources involved in projects
  • Be the main contact with our clients on projects
  • Provide team members with solid perspective and leadership in the development of client services skills.
  • Consult with key departments and divisions to keep them informed of upcoming workload ensure the completion of a client project.


You Bring

  • 3 or more years of relevant industry experience, especially in the CPG industry.
  • Have solid knowledge of print and digital production processes.
  • Experience working on shopper marketing executions both at a pre-shop and in-store level.
  • Experience with external agency relationships, vendors, retailers and media partners.
  • Experience executing programs with retailers like Shoppers Drug Mart, Walmart, Loblaws, etc.
  • Have a solid understanding of both agency and client financial management included with or alongside production experience.
  • Experience working on multiple projects in different phases of the creative process

 

TAXI values diversity and encourages all applicants regardless of gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, colour, sex, race, age, disability, religion, national or ethnic origin, citizenship or family/marital status.

Accommodations are available on request for candidates taking part in all aspects of the selection process.