Account Executive (DTC/HIV)

Account Management / Client Services New York, New York


Position at Havas

Job Title: Account Executive
Department: Client Services
Reports To: Account Supervisor

Responsible for the day-to-day execution of client projects. May serve as the daily contact between client and agency. 

Role: “Doer”

  • Responsible for smooth, daily running of account including timelines, budgets, production and analytics.
  • Manages, understands and acts on client requests.
  • Clearly communicates with internal team and clients (written, oral and in-person).
  • Develops and maintains good client and partner agency relationships.
  • Plays lead role on some projects, support on others


  • In conjunction with other account team members, brief in new projects, and run as point person from brief development through execution on any new projects
  • Partners with internal creative and production teams in ensuring projects run smoothly.
  • Ensure projects are delivered on time and up to the client’s expectations
  • Provide support on ongoing administrative responsibilities, including updating and maintaining internal and external status reports, managing monthly billing reports, etc.
  • Responsible for supporting team and looks for ways to help get the job done
  • Complies to quality standards for the team as set forth by senior leadership
  • Works with supervisor to foster innovative solutions
  • Builds relationships at appropriate client and partner level
  • Keeps abreast of current trends and competitor news; shows ability in PowerPoint, Excel & established social media channels

Characteristics and Qualification

  • Requires at least 2+ years’ experience in marketing or communications
  • Bachelor’s degree
  • Proactive, always thinks ahead and is able to anticipate next steps.
  • Demonstrates the confidence, desire, and ability to grow into a role that entails leading teams and representing the agency.
  • Team player who has demonstrated the ability to develop strong relationships.
  • Demonstrates strong problem-solving skills and initiative.
  • Demonstrates strong creative instincts and a passion for the business
  • Trustworthy and demonstrates a get it done attitude
  • Demonstrates adaptability and flexibility
  • Enthusiastic and always ready to learn something new.
  • Demonstrates the values of the Havas culture

We are an equal opportunity employer and value diversity at our company.