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ACCOUNT EXECUTIVE / ASSISTANT ACCOUNT MANAGER

Job Description

The Account Executive is the project manager responsible for the coordination of campaigns, communicating clearly and keeping the project on track with all parties who are involved. Responsible for the daily coordination of projects assigned, you will need to understand the needs of your clients, which you will learn through close communication. This includes managing administrative and campaign work and ensuring that advertising projects are completed on time and on budget.

 

Responsibilities

  • Meet and liaise with clients to discuss and identify their advertising requirements

  • Work with team to devise an advertising campaign that meets the client's brief and budget

  • Present, alongside team (particularly the account manager), the campaign ideas and budget to the client

  • Work with the account manager to brief creative team, and assist with the formulation of marketing strategies

  • Liaise with, and act as the link between, the client and team by maintaining regular contact with both, ensuring that communication flows effectively

  • Negotiate with clients and team about the details of campaigns

  • Present creative work to clients for approval or modification

  • Handle budgets, manage campaign costs and invoice clients

  • Undertake administration tasks

  • Arrange and attend meetings

  • Make 'pitches', along with team, to try to win new business for the agency

 

Required Skills & Preferred Qualifications

  • Diploma or degree in Marketing or Mass Communication

  • Strong verbal and written communication skills

  • Able to work under pressure in a fast-paced environment

  • An independent and tenacious worker with good attitude, diligent and meticulous

  • Possess excellent communication and interpersonal skills and work well as a team

  • Has 2 – 5 years’ working experience

  • Knowledge of multimedia and current technologies

  • Excellent at understanding timing and budget limitations while pushing a project along, keeping everyone on track and informed

 

Career Level

Entry Level

 

Job Type

Full-Time

 

Company Overview

Achates 360 is an independent integrated full-service creative agency from Singapore. Founded in 2006, the name Achates [uh-key-teez] reflects our philosophy of being a "faithful companion and trusted friend" to our clients. Relationships are central to our company ethos and we believe strongly that close collaboration is key to effectively meeting our customers' needs.

Application closes on 21 January 2022.