ACCOUNT DIRECTOR/SR. ACCOUNT DIRECTOR
Full Time. $48,000-$68,000 annually depending on experience
Are you ready to put 2020 behind you and change it up in 2021? Are you ready to take advantage of a new ecosystem of “work” that honors adaptability of the virtual workplace but also offers a modern, sun-filled space to physically “office” safely, when needed, to join with colleagues for the creative, unscripted parts of the work day that make us all human?
Are you an early or mid-career corporate PR pro ready for a career stretch and a chance to run with the ball and put your mark on a growing business?
Well, then we’ve got the “it” factor you’ve been looking for. And if you’re a mature, kind, proactive, detail-oriented, enthusiastic self-starter, then you’ve got the “it” factor we’re searching for.
Our small but mighty communications firm is seeking an Account Director/Senior Account Director who will turn the corner with us as we embark on a new chapter for our growing business. We offer a nimble entrepreneurial environment — where audacious ideas are the norm, excellence isn’t an afterthought, and fun is encouraged to make a daily appearance.
We’re seeking a team player who doesn’t want to settle for just any job and is instead ready to dig in, learn the secrets of our success while serving as the right hand for agency leadership with an eye toward ever progressive responsibility and sharing in the spoils as our business flourishes.
You must enjoy diversity of assignments and be able to manage multiple priorities. Experience in or a passion for sustainability and CSR issues is desirable and a plus. Agency or in-house corporate experience is preferred.
Detailed Job Description
Serve as day-to-day client contact and account manager across multiple client relationships.
Lead/participate in development of strategic plans and brainstorms, creatively and fearlessly pushing the agency toward new ideas and approaches.
Deliver client-ready communications content and products.
Manage interns and contractor relationships and their work to ensure delivery of high quality products.
Contribute to the operational management and marketing of the agency.
Lead/participate in new business development and help grow new capabilities for the agency.
Skills & Qualifications
5-7 years of in-house or agency experience.
Demonstrated tactical proficiency in writing, content development, traditional and digital media, project management, presentation development, and other industry competencies.
High fluency in Microsoft Office products is a must.
Ability to find and master new technology and tools to help service client needs.
Demonstrated business etiquette in both meetings and written client communications.
What We Offer
100 percent health insurance coverage for each employee.
Paid time off.
Flexible work schedule that’s adaptable to your needs and preferences.
Collaborative culture that recognizes — and rewards —contributions to our success.
Beautiful, newly-renovated office in the heart of Georgetown, 2 blocks from WMATA bus line.
To Apply: Tell us about your “it” factor and what you’re looking for and send your resume to