Assistant Account Executive

Martin Retail Group - Alpharetta, GA (30+ days ago)


Martin Retail Group, in partnership with Leo Burnett Advertising, has been serving the automotive industry for more than 30 years. We are one of the nation’s largest automotive advertising agencies and pride ourselves on providing the best retail automotive marketing solutions to our clients. Our services don’t stop there: we also provide advertising expertise to clients like Fifth Third Bank and Ace Hardware and continue to add new clients throughout the country.

Summary:

The Buick/GMC Assistant Account Executive will help to coordinate the planning and development of advertising activities for Southeast Region BG Local Marketing Associations (LMAs).

Responsibilities:

  • Act as market expert for assigned Southeast Region LMAs
  • Produce detailed, high-level reports displaying a thorough and nuanced understanding of industry data and trends
  • Interact with Integration Specialists, Martin Retail Group account management, creative and other service departments
  • Assist assigned field Account Supervisors with the preparation and follow up for LMA meetings (Top 10 Markets)
  • Manage and maintain, in conjunction with Assistant Account Executive, up to date accurate information on specific reports to include: State of the Region, and Media Summary
  • Facilitate client/agency communication regarding day to day implementation
  • Provide support on BG Regional business as needed

Education: 4-year degree in advertising, marketing, or relevant field

Experience:

  • 1-2 years agency experience
  • Advanced MS Office skills, specifically in Excel and PowerPoint
  • Must have working knowledge of creative brief writing process and media planning discipline

Skills:

  • Strong communication skills, verbal and written, and presentation skills
  • Analytical ability
  • Organized and detail-oriented
  • Good interpersonal skills; must have the ability to work independently as well as part of a team

To apply, please submit your resume and cover letter, with your salary requirements.

Thank you for your interest in Martin Retail Group!

Job Type: Full-time

Experience:

  • reporting: 1 year
  • account service: 1 year
  • advertising agency: 1 year
  • automotive industry: 1 year

Education:

  • Bachelor's

Location:

  • Alpharetta, GA

Required work authorization:

  • United States