Account Manager

UNION - Charlotte, NC (30+ days ago)4.1


UNION is a digital agency that partners with ambitious and progressively-minded clients to deliver powerful digital brand experiences. Our work – whether it’s a musician’s energetic website, playful touch-screen kiosk, edgy corporate microsite campaign or other digital platform – always combines big-idea creative, award-winning design and leading-edge technology built around a solid, strategic foundation.

We’ve built a collaborative, open, creative studio environment over the past decade, and are seeking an Account Manager with proven experience in digital marketing, branding, positioning, and strategic planning. Candidates should have 5+ years of industry experience and should be super organized with killer communications skills. Candidates should be authorized to work in the U.S. at this time.

Responsibilities will include:
Serving as the liaison between the client and the creative team to ensure planning, brainstorming and experimenting are always on track in order to create a product that is well-designed, functional and always unique
Collaborating with team members to create and execute project work plans, revising as appropriate to meet changing needs and requirements to ensure key milestones are met on time
Developing strategic documentation for new projects, including the Creative Brief, Statement of Work, and Content Outlines by conducting marketing analysis, competitive research and project planning
Preparing timelines, estimates, status reports and other account services documentation
Managing project schedules and budgets
Providing general administrative support for the studio
Requirements

Passion for your craft
Strong conceptual ability (the big-idea part of big-idea creative)
Keen understanding of how the digital medium is consumed and used by the general population
Up-to-date knowledge of current digital design trends
Ability to generate and design intelligent, inspirational concepts that are both uniquely creative and easy to use
Self-motivated people with the ability to juggle multiple projects
Ability to work effectively within a team to develop design solutions that that flow from a strategic foundation
Ability to quickly resolve issues as they arise
Meticulous attention to design details and overall product quality
Team player (particularly those people who we enjoy working with so much that we’d also totally be up for hanging out with you gasp outside the office)
Bonus points for copywriting experience
Bonus points for active participation in the advertising / marketing / design community
Benefits

Vacation Paid Time Off
Profit Sharing Program
Health Insurance
Latest MacBook Pro