Account Executive in Chicago, IL at Advantage Solutions

Date Posted: 11/14/2019

Job Snapshot

  • Employee Type:
    Full-Time
  • Location:
    Chicago, IL
  • Job Type:
  • Experience:
    Not Specified
  • Date Posted:
    11/14/2019

Job Description

Account Executive

At our Company, we grow People, Brands, and Businesses! Are you a creative thinker and self-starter who is able to effectively handle multiple tasks and projects? We are seeking a successful Account Executive (AE) to serve as the agency relationship manager with the client to ensure their needs and objectives are achieved through execution of strategically grounded marketing programs. A successful Account Executive will deliver measurable results to the client for their brands through program management. As part of our winning team, you’ll receive top-tier training, competitive base salary, and a comprehensive benefits package all with the opportunity for career growth.

Take this opportunity to join the leading Foodservice Agency, CSSI Marketing + Culinary based in the West Loop of Chicago. Build your career working with amazing people in a growing industry! Apply today!

What we offer:

  • Full-Time Benefits (Medical, Dental, Vision, Life)
  • 401(k) with company match
  • Training and Career Development
  • Generous Paid Time-Off

Responsibilities:

  • Project Management duties: Track and manage programs and timelines, maintain budget accuracy, conduct post analyses for reporting throughout the business.
  • Responsible for managing the creative development process and ensuring all concept elements are completed with the appropriate communication priorities and client approvals.
  • Develop stellar interdepartmental, cross-functional relationships with leaders throughout the company.
  • Determine project components based on objectives, including concept, event, tactics, associated costs.
  • Collaborate with the company’s marketing, strategy and chef team throughout program development, execution, and post analysis.

Qualifications:

  • Bachelor's Degree or equivalent experience required
  • 1-2 years of experience in project management
  • Must possess exceptional written and verbal communication skills
  • Proven track record of developing and utilizing cross-functional relationships with stakeholders throughout the business
  • Ability to balance multiple projects with conflicting deadlines in a fast-paced environment
  • Proficiency with Microsoft Office