Account Manager, Agency

Account Manager – Media Agency

Based in - Putney

Salary – Competitive

Job Summary

The Account Managementteam is responsible for development and oversight of digital media/adcampaign definition, execution and launch for Internet Retailer Top-100Advertiser. The Account Manager provides our clients with exceptionalservice by providing strategic guidance to develop and execute personalizedmessage and creative strategies to achieve client business objectives. Inthis role, the Account Manager is also accountable for maintaining andoptimizing client revenue in an ROI-focused environment, ultimately to helpgrow market share.

Essential Functions& Responsibilities

  • Ownand/or support on key strategic accounts
  • Understandand apply the full capabilities of Conversant/Enterprise Solutions platform
  • Manageinternal resources to ensure that Conversant delivers results for each client
  • Develop,maintain, and provide exceptional client service
  • Providestrategic direction, support and insights to fuel account growth against clientobjectives
  • Interpretand apply analytical insights to optimize program(s)
  • Understandmarket trends, competitive landscape, industry knowledge
  • Travelto client site, periodically, for client presentations (~10% travel)

Management/Leadership

  • Demonstrateaccount intelligence by understanding market trends, competitive landscape,etc.
  • Driveadoption of products, tools, processes and best practices throughout team
  • Demonstrateaccountability for decisions regarding team resources as it relates to theclient, internal team and operational execution and maintenance
  • Abilityto manage conflict
  • Fostera collaborative environment to encourage a respectful exchange of ideas betweencross-teams

Client Strategy/RevenueGrowth

  • Providestrategic direction, support and insights to fuel account growth against clientobjectives
  • Interpretand apply analytical insights to optimize program(s)
  • Understandconsumer behavior/motivations and data for strategy development and execution
  • Createand present campaign performance results for program strategy to clients
  • Developmessage and creative strategies across channel and devices
  • Maximizeaccount optimization to increase ROI for the client and Conversant
  • Understandand execute core marketing and branding principles
  • Developand manage client roadmaps against quarterly account forecasts

Execution, Process,& Project Management

  • Leadlaunches to ensure they are strategic, effective and efficiently executed
  • Monitorand manage program's performance reporting/KPIs, account risk and mitigationstrategies
  • Seekstandardization and automation wherever possible
  • Driveoperational efficiency and scalability on all accounts
  • Provideshort term strategic consultation as it relates to account set up, deliveryprocess and products
  • Effectivelymanage internal resources against client objective
  • Understandand apply technical concepts as it relates to the client strategy

Knowledge, Skills &Abilities

  • Proventrack record in Account Management and/or Project Management
  • Verystrong analytical/reporting skills
  • Experiencewith managing creative copy and design using data and testing methodologies
  • Excellentclient service acumen, presentation and writing skills
  • Creative,self-starter, who thrives in a dynamic, fast-paced work environment
  • Abilityto manage and prioritize multiple tasks and projects
  • Trackrecord of working across an organization to get things done
  • Demonstratethe ability to learn quickly and think strategically
  • Proficientin Excel, Word, PowerPoint

Experience and Education

  • Education:Bachelor's Degree required with Masters a plus
  • Digitaland Project Management experience preferred
  • 2 Yearsof Experience:

Competencies

Conversant CoreCompetencies

  • Ownership
  • Innovation
  • Teamwork
  • Integrity

AM Position Competencies

  • Accountability
  • Adaptability & Flexibility
  • Dependability
  • Ability to influence
  • Solution-oriented
  • Attention to Detail
  • Initiative
  • Strategic and Tactical Leadership

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Conditions of Employment

All job offers are contingent upon successful completion of certain background checks which unless prohibited by applicable law may include criminal history checks, employment verification, education verification, drug screens, credit checks, DMV checks (for driving positions only) and fingerprinting.

About Conversant

Conversant, Inc. is the leader in personalized digital marketing. Conversant helps the world's biggest companies grow by creating personalized experiences that deliver higher returns for brands and greater satisfaction for people. We offer a fully integrated personalization platform, personalized media programs and the world's largest affiliate marketing network - all fueled by a deep understanding of what motivates people to engage, connect and buy. For more information, please visit www.conversantmedia.com.

Great People, Deserve Great Benefits

We know that we have some of the brightest and most talented associates in the world, and we believe in rewarding them accordingly. If you work here, expect competitive pay, comprehensive health coverage, and endless opportunities to advance your career. From tuition reimbursement to scholarship programs to employee stock purchase plans and 401(k)s, we offer associates a variety of benefits that work as hard for them as they work for us.

About Epsilon

Epsilon® is an all-encompassing global marketing innovator. We provide unrivaled data intelligence and customer insights, world-class technology including loyalty, email and CRM platforms and data-driven creative, activation and execution. Epsilon's digital media arm, Conversant, is a leader in personalized digital advertising and insights through its proprietary technology and trove of consumer marketing data, delivering digital marketing with unprecedented scale, accuracy and reach through personalized media programs and through CJ Affiliate, one of the world's largest affiliate marketing networks. Together, we bring personalized marketing to consumers across offline and online channels, at moments of interest, that help drive business growth for brands. Recognized by Ad Age as the #1 World's Largest CRM/Direct Marketing Network, #1 Largest U.S. Agency from All Disciplines and #1 Largest U.S. Mobile Marketing Agency, Epsilon employs over 8,000 associates in 70 offices worldwide. Epsilon is an Alliance Data company. For more information, visit www.epsilon.com and follow us on Twitter @EpsilonMktg.

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