Account Executive

The Lacek Group (TLG), a specialty agency of Ogilvy & Mather, is a fast-growing customer engagement agency. We work at the intersection of brands, data, and creativity to help industry-leading companies build and strengthen relationships with their best customers.

As an Account Executive (AE) you’ll be responsible for understanding the client’s business goals and helping manage agency resources to ensure successful completion of client deliverables. Acting as a client services representative and project manager, you will be the agency driver that works to keep the operations moving along in order to provide best-in-class service and solutions to our client.

RESPONSIBILITIES
•     Independently manages sold program work on time and on budget
•     Leads internal and client meetings efficiently and confidently
•     Independently creates briefs, schedules and hours estimates for level 2 projects
•     Creates action items for others and actively monitors their progress
•     Understands, clarifies and communicates client requests and changes to the internal teams
•     Proactively offers recommendations to the client to help define or refine campaign objectives and requirements
•     Provides business updates to their direct supervisor through regularly scheduled status meetings

QUALIFICATIONS
•     Bachelor degree in related field such as marketing
•     Minimum 2 – 3 years marketing experience, agency environment preferred
•     Is a curious and active listener who knows what questions to ask, and of whom
•     Demonstrated ability to prioritize work for themselves and others
•     Excellent written skills including the ability to create strategy set-ups and an agency point-of-view
•     Understands the functional areas within the agency and how to engage them
•     Exercises good judgment and seeks guidance when outcomes are uncertain
•     Must possess a high level of stress tolerance/flexibility, and maintain a high energy level

You’ll love working at The Lacek Group – smart people, great environment, engaging culture, comprehensive benefits and fantastic growth opportunities. Your confidential inquiry is encouraged.

Please apply online at: https://lacekcareers-ogilvy.icims.com/jobs/3265/account-executive/job

The Lacek Group
900 2nd Avenue South, Suite 1800
Minneapolis, MN 55402

The Lacek Group is an Equal Opportunity Employer