Account Executive

Cincinnati, OH

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Recreation, a leading marketing, brand strategy, and creative development agency with a focus on Med-Tech, Healthcare, and Life Sciences, is in search of an ambitious and self-motivated Account Executive to join our growing team. With clients across the US and Europe, we are looking for the right remote candidate located preferably in the Cincinnati, OH area to support our East Coast and UK based clients.  Recreation is a full service agency, and projects will range from Marketing Strategy, Brand Strategy, Video & Motion, and Creative Storytelling across all channels.

As an Account Executive, you will play an integral role as the liaison between the client and our Recreation team to ensure project planning, execution and goals are met on a daily basis. You will partner closely with the Brand Director, Managing Director, and Chief Strategy Officer to help shape and drive clients’ initiatives and keep internal teams accountable for their clients’ deliverables.

This role requires a strong eye for detail and exceptional project management skills in order to work cross-departmentally on strategic marketing initiatives to ensure that clients’ needs, timelines, and budgets are met.

  • Work as part of the Recreation team, to help clients translate their marketing strategy and goals into concrete plans, tactics and deliverables to realize client objectives.
  • Lead and manage client project initiatives from kickoff through completion - including, but not limited to: strategy, project management, resourcing, production planning, quality assurance, budgeting/billing.
  • Gather and organize necessary materials and information into briefs and/or proposals that include project details, project milestones, achievable deadlines and expectations, as well as final project deliverables for both internal and external use.
  • Keep Recreation and client teams informed and up-to-date on project needs, deliverables, accomplishments and deadlines.
  • Create and nurture relationships with clients - provide support and proactive direction to help them execute in the now as well as see the big picture to ensure their continued successes.
  • Works as part of the Recreation team to go beyond the immediate deliverables or project to discover new insights and initiatives on behalf of the client, to further drive their objectives.
Required Skills & Experience
  • At least 4 years professional experience; marketing or creative agency experience is preferred
  • Experience in highly technical or regulated industries such as med-tech or healthcare/pharma are highly desirable
  • Strong experience managing, planning, execution and delivery of multifaceted projects
  • Highly organized, mindful of timelines and budgets, able to multi-task and work under limited supervision in fast-paced, growing, and evolving environment
  • Experience connecting strategies and ideas to deliver clearly defined, executable plans
  • Significant problem-solving abilities with a proactive approach and the ability to work with a range of stakeholders
  • Strong work ethic and professional presence with a track record of following through on internal team and client requests and with deliverables on schedule and on budget
  • Experience creating and presenting plans, initiatives, and recommendations with confidence to align stakeholders
  • Clear and concise oral and written communication skills
  • Have a solid understanding of all things digital
  • High-level proficiency in Microsoft Office (Word, PowerPoint, Excel) and/or Google Suite (Docs, Slides, Sheets).

Our offices are located in the neighborhoods of the East Cut in San Francisco and Soho in London. We offer a flexible, supportive, and collaborative work environment that is conducive to delivering the best for both our organization and client partners, as well as fueling professional growth for our team members.

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