What you’ll be doing...

At 140 West, Verizon’s In-House advertising agency, you will be part of the energy that’s evolving the Verizon brand to become a leading technology player. The new Tribeca space brings together some of the industries sharpest minds across a multitude of disciplines, creating an integrated team that is responsive and innovative across every Verizon touchpoint.

The Jr. Account Executive supports the Account Management team to manage internal client relationships. This position will work closely with the broader Account Management team within the Social project scope, assist clients, creative counterparts and project managers to ensure the creative work addresses business needs and meets creative excellence expectations. Finally, the Jr AE will ensure project management follow-through and delivery.

  • Support Account Team to manage client projects and maintains the “big picture” for projects and client requirements, ensuring that related deliverables are treated appropriately.
  • For Tier 1 projects involving multiple components, may prepare cost/time estimates and track “big picture” progress and actual costs against estimates.
  • Coordinate with the creative team to confirm the final output is appropriately aligned to client objectives.
  • Work with clients and Account Team to develop and manage overall marketing calendar identifying Tier 2 and 3 marketing projects across a calendar year that enables Creative Services to staff, prioritize, and plan to meet those needs.
  • Understand clients’ products, audiences, and business objectives and ensures objectives are applied to client projects; collaborates with designers and writers to ensure the final product delivers on the client's expectations.
  • Review products for quality, consistency, accuracy, and advancement of the visual and verbal brand in design.
  • Review and ensure that consistent image/message is conveyed across the client’s products.
  • Demonstrate to client the importance of the brand and marketing objectives.
  • Stay abreast of competitor marketing strategies as well as innovations and emerging trends in the industry.
  • Executes client requests by working with the creative and production teams, working with accuracy, producing zero errors in work (all client edits are implemented correctly; spell check was run; and specs, brand, deadlines, and budget were adhered to).
  • Partner with stakeholders and incorporate others’ viewpoints into project management process.

What we’re looking for...

You’re a motivated self-starter. Never satisfied with the status quo, you’re always trying to beat a personal best. You thrive in a fast-paced environment where new challenges come up every day. You are flexible, dependable and work well in varying environments. Learning quickly is personally rewarding and inspires you to take smart risks.

You'll need to have:

  • Bachelor’s degree or one or more years of experience.
  • Prior experience working in marketing or creative projects.

Even better if you have:

  • Bachelor’s degree in marketing, communications, advertising or business.
  • Previous experience in an account management role either in an external or internal agency.
  • Willingness to partner with clients to write thorough and actionable creative briefs.
  • Capability to state opinions clearly and verbally update clients on project status.
  • Demonstrated organizational skills and strategic thinking skills.
  • Ability to write briefs, work closely with all disciplines within the agency and clients and collaborate.
  • Experience within the digital marketing channel.
  • Exhibits ability to gain deep knowledge in specific channels or vertical markets as required by specific Client’s business units and larger organization’s industry.
  • Adept at crisis management, resourceful and solution-oriented.
  • Experience leveraging research and data to support client business solution strategies.

When you join Verizon...

You’ll be doing work that matters alongside other talented people, transforming the way people, businesses and things connect with each other. Beyond powering America’s fastest and most reliable network, we’re leading the way in broadband, cloud and security solutions, Internet of Things and innovating in areas such as, video entertainment. Of course, we will offer you great pay and benefits, but we’re about more than that. Verizon is a place where you can craft your own path to greatness. Whether you think in code, words, pictures or numbers, find your future at Verizon.

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