Looking to further your marketing skills? Do you thrive in a fast-paced environment? Want to combine your love of design and strategy? Then CSG Creative has the job for you!
We are an award-winning agency located in Alexandria, VA. CSG Creative is known for innovative strategies, breakthrough creative, and most importantly, our commitment to above and beyond client service. We primarily serve the association community, working alongside our clients to build brands and exceed attendance, exhibit sales, and membership goals.
The Account Executive is responsible for the daily contact between the agency and client accounts as assigned. The position interfaces with the various departments of the agency to move things through on behalf of the client and advocate for their client internally. This includes meeting with the Creative team concerning creative brief and concepts input as well as the production manager concerning schedules, timing, and print pricing as needed. The typical account executive has four to six active clients.
This position is also responsible for collaborating on the development of comprehensive and innovative strategic marketing plans (traditional, digital, social) for their assignment clients including budgeting and budget management. Once plans are approved, they are then responsible for execution on a daily basis including account planning, production process management, copywriting, advertising insertions, social and digital strategy, etc.
Roles & Responsibilities:
Builds strong rapport and working relationships with client through leadership, excellent service, and effective strategies
Meets with client to establish program objectives/needs assessment for projects to be completed
Holds regular meetings with production and creative staff
Effectively presents, sells and justifies all agency proposals and work projects to the client
Keeps apprised of all client products/services/marketing developments and looks for more project opportunities
Writes and/or supports copywriting and manages external copywriters and freelancers supporting job, if needed
Familiarity with various digital, social and email marketing platforms; ability to execute tactics as needed by clients
Assists in preparation of client invoices, proposals, marketing and planning
Checks and approves creative production materials, copy, layouts and production art, and coordinates client approvals
Actively seeks additional projects, new business from client contacts
Keeps track of client project status with production and creative
Minimum 5 years of marketing experience
Association and/or agency experience strongly preferred
Proficiency in Microsoft Office Suite
Excellent written and verbal communication skills
Detail oriented and deadline driven
Knowledge of social media platforms
About CSG Creative
CSG Creative is a full-service strategic marketing and creative agency providing award-winning branding, graphic design and integrated marketing solutions to association clients. Our inspired creative, stellar service and innovative, strategic approach have made CSG the premier agency in association, conference and event promotion.