Full Time Job

Account Manager

Nexstar

Remote / Virtual 04-02-2021
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  • Paid
  • Full Time
  • Mid (2-5 years) Experience
Job Description

The Account Manager will assist in all aspects of client communication, campaign oversight, and account growth, including on-boarding, strategy, planning, organization, analysis, and new opportunities. This individual will be responsible for coordination between internal and external teams for successful social advertising campaign execution across Facebook, Instagram, Twitter, Pinterest, Snapchat, and more as applicable.

Principal Duties & Responsibilities:
• Opportunity to manage client accounts while reporting to an Account Director focused on overall account success
• Maintain healthy and productive relationships with members of the client services, media buying, analytics, product, creative, sales, and others in the company
• Effectively communicate as needed with account stakeholders, including internal (client services, media buying, analytics, product, sales, creative, executive team et al) and external (clients, agency partners, platform representatives et al) parties
• Update Revenue Watch for financial tracking and end of month billing for accounts
• Work with analytics and media buying teams for weekly reporting needs and providing clear insights to the client
• Provide best-in-class guidance to clients in the form of optimization recommendations, platform best practices, and more
• Remain current on industry developments to relay to clients along with strategic POV
• Curate knowledge of the media landscape to contextualize social advertising efforts
• Own organization of assigned accounts, inclusive of the maintenance of IO/budget tracking sheets, creative trafficking documents, internal to-do lists, Asana tasks, and more
• Schedule client calls and meetings and handle creation and distribution of pre-call/meeting agendas and action-oriented recaps
• Ensure any account issues are resolved quickly with support of the Account Director, leveraging resources as needed to do so
• Remain up to date on ad product updates and new features

Specialized Knowledge/Skills/Abilities:
• Knowledge of social advertising and the media landscape in general
• Fluency in all social media platforms, including but not limited to Facebook, Instagram, Twitter, Snapchat, and Pinterest and ability to use each channel to maximize client returns
• Strong client service skills, including empathy and understanding of underlying motivations
• Ability to multi-task and remain accountable to deadlines without exceptions
• Extreme attention to detail and strong sense of urgency but calmness in completing tasks
• Analyze and present data effectively and efficiently internally and externally
• Persuasive oral and written communication
• Strong interpersonal skills and ability to work with a team across disciplines

Education/Experience:
• Bachelor's degree in Marketing, Advertising, Communications, or related field
• Minimum 2 years' work experience in Digital Advertising
• Previous experience in account or campaign management in advertising preferred

Training/Equipment:
• Knowledge in Microsoft Office (Excel, Outlook, PowerPoint, Word).

Work Environment/Mental/Physical Requirements:
• Fast-paced office environment with quick turnarounds and demanding deadlines.
• Successful candidates are comfortable with day-to-day multi-tasking, as well as managing multiple projects simultaneously with frequent change in direction and priority based on client needs

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Company Profile
Nexstar

Nexstar Media Group is America’s largest local television and media company with 196 full power stations (including partner stations) in 114 markets addressing nearly 63% of US television households and a growing digital media operation.