MARS Advertising Inc
Southfield, MI, United States
We are The Mars Agency—a full-service marketing company in a land full of full-service marketing companies. The difference? We write our own rules. It’s one of the many perks of being independently owned for over forty years. We exist to nurture growth & good—in business, in people and in communities. Here, it’s all about leadership and ideas that create impact—worldwide.
We’re looking for an Account Executive to create impact with our client in our Southfield, MI headquarters office.
This is not a sales position. We require 1-2 years of previous marketing or agency experience.
Lead day-to-day project management in collaboration with the Account Manager
Fuel inter-department relationships between account leadership, creative and other functions
Proactively lead the work by thinking ahead and providing the team with the information and assets needed to deliver an assignment with excellence
Develop project critical paths and timelines
Manage budgets, completing programs within estimated hours and costs
Manage electronic job jackets/billing information
Maintain and update team reports, including weekly status, marketplace assessments, etc.
Actively participate in strategic planning sessions and creative meetings with a point of view
SKILL SETS REQUIRED:
Bachelor’s degree in advertising, marketing, business or related field
1-2 years of marketing or advertising experience, preferably agency experience in retailer or national consumer promotions
Strong computer skills and proficiency in Word, Excel and PowerPoint
Ability to manage time, adhere to strict timelines, multitask and work well under pressure
Detail orientation and ability to multitask across fluid workload
Proactive nature in the seeking of work/responsibility
Dependability in execution of work and as member of assigned team
Enthusiastic, solution-oriented attitude in accepting work/new challenges
Desire to learn all aspects of the Shopper Marketing discipline
Effective interpersonal skills working well across functions
Conscientious work ethic
MARS Advertising Inc
Website : http://www.themarsagency.com/
Mars Advertising is a service-driven advertising and marketing agency with a focus on building national brand sales through retail channels. With 34 years in the business, we take pride in building strategic partnerships, dynamic creative and unparalleled customer service for top consumer packaged goods, pharmaceutical and grocery store channel clients.