Account Director - Experiential
Account Director – Experiential
Havas Street, a national experiential marketing agency, is currently seeking an Account Director for our LA office. The role effectively manages activation programs including but not limited to day-to-day client communication, planning, strategy and workstream management.
Writing | Editing
Education: Bachelor’s Degree (communications, liberal arts, business or marketing preferred)
Experience: 6-8 years experiential marketing experience at minimum required. Project management work experience required.
Skills & Abilities Required: Excellent presentation skills and comfortable speaking in front of groups. Staff- and client respected leadership qualities demonstrating proven ability to lead by example. Possesses motivational capabilities in a highly pressurized environment. Is appropriate, approachable and fair. Has strong analytical and problem solving skills including handling “hot seat” situations. Meets tight deadlines and has an exceptional eye for details.
Strong people management skills to include the ability to mentor staff and provide direction and objectives, performance counseling and skill building. Ability to manage up and down in the organization. Knowledge of when to rely on personal judgment and when to seek advice. Good delegation skills. Strong independence, solid judgement, drive and influence. Entrepreneurial spirit, passion and intellectual curiosity. Must be collaborative, resourceful, solutions focused and results driven.
Strong writing, editing, listening and verbal communications skills. Capable of multitasking, prioritizing and organizing. Self-motivated and able to work well in a collaborative environment as well as individually. Effectively manages time and follow up.