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Account Supervisor / Birmingham

We’re looking for an account supervisor. Great client relationships are the foundation of everything we do, so you’re a people person who excels at building relationships. You’re a thinker, and you have experience helping to create strategic plans, interpreting client requests, and anticipating client needs. You know your client’s business and industry inside and out, and you’re always on the lookout for opportunities to grow your client’s business. You work well with all departments and are able to assemble the right team to work on a project or an account.

Responsibilities

  • Agency side, primary client contact
  • Ability to maintain organization among several client-side managers while managing multiple projects through the agency
  • Initiate, develop, and lead projects
  • Good understanding of media, creative development, digital strategy, and marketing research – enough to collaborate with functional experts in these areas to develop strategic plans that achieve objectives
  • Ability to comprehend client business issues, explain them to colleagues with diverse skill sets, establish and clarify objectives for the agency, and direct the efforts of the agency team
  • Maintain accountability for the progress of projects, timelines, and budgets
  • Coordinate deadlines and ad specifications with clients and the media team
  • Manage and track competitive landscape for clients
  • Be a team player with a willingness to help whenever necessary
  • Supervise (and train) account coordinators, collaborate with Managing Director
  • Capable of working directly with clients by phone or in-person meetings
  • Comfortable participating and presenting in client interactions
  • Ability to travel as needed

Qualifications

People who do well in this position tend to be very organized with great relationship skills. They will gain the respect of their colleagues by demonstrating that they understand the client’s business, have the ability to clearly direct the efforts of the agency to help clients, and are organized enough to keep the projects flowing smoothly.

  • Four-year Bachelor’s degree
  • 8+ years of experience
  • Proficient in Microsoft Office and other general business software
  • A self-starter who is also able to collaborate with a team
  • Organized with attention to detail while multi-tasking many projects
  • Ability to communicate effectively in person, over the phone, emails, recaps, briefs, etc.

Don't meet every single requirement? Studies have shown that women and people of color are less likely to apply to jobs unless they meet every single qualification. At Lewis, we are dedicated to building a diverse, inclusive, and authentic workplace, so if you're excited about this role but your past experience doesn't align perfectly with every qualification in the job description, we encourage you to apply anyways. You may be just the right candidate for this or other roles.

Lewis Communications Office Locations

Birmingham

2030 1st Avenue North
Birmingham, AL 35203
(205) 980-0774 bhm@lewiscommunications.com

Nashville

310 Seven Springs Way
Brentwood, TN 37027
(615) 661-4995 nash@lewiscommunications.com

Mobile

1668 Government Street
Mobile, AL 36604
(251) 476-2507 mob@lewiscommunications.com