What you’ll be doing...

At 140, Verizon’s in-house agency, you will be part of the energy that’s evolving the brand to become a leading technology player. The new Tribeca space brings together the industry’s sharpest minds across a multitude of disciplines, forming an integrated team that’s responsive and innovative across every Verizon touch point.

As the Retail Account Manager, 3D Design andExperiential, you will manage internal clients, provide strategic counsel and assist in business development. You will be responsible for managing specific 3D design projects that enhance the overall consumer experience.You will help lead strategy and creative development to support branding and sponsorship programs working across all Verizon Wireless initiatives. You will help run a cross-functional team of experts in thedevelopment and execution of all projects (in-store displays, fixtures, store concepts, events).You will work closely with internal clients, creative counterparts, operational partners, and project managers to ensure the creative work addresses business needs and meets creative excellence expectations. Additionally, you will ensure project management follow-through and accurate delivery. Responsibilities include:

  • Serve as the initial point of contact for all aligned client projects, recommend and advise internal clients on options and capabilities utilizing marketing best practices and retail, 3D design, and/or activation knowledge.
  • Maintain the “big picture” for projects and client requirements ensuring that related deliverables are treated appropriately.
  • Evaluate creative brief content for completeness and actionable content that will enable the creative team to create on-target deliverables for the client.
  • Provide strategic counsel and develop "trusted advisor" relationships with internal clients.
  • Serve as the voice within the creative studio and with external vendors for the internal client as well as facilitate client interaction with designers and writers as appropriate.
  • Ensure that the creative team understands client requirements and perspectives andthe final output aligns as appropriate.
  • Understand clients’ products, audiences and business objectives ensuring they are applied to client products; collaborate with designers and writers to ensure product delivers on client promises.
  • Review products for quality, consistency, accuracy, and advancement of the visual and physical attributes of the brand in design reviews, and ensurethat consistent image/message/quality is conveyed across the internal client’s products.
  • Set expectations with internal clients (e.g., timing, process, recommendations).
  • Attend sales, strategy, status, project kickoff, and other client meetings.
  • Help internal clients understand the importance of the brand and marketing objectives.
  • Leverage research and data to support client business solution strategies.
  • Assume responsibility for maintaining and growing account volume as appropriate, including generating new business.

What we’re looking for...

You are the type of person who sees the big picture and looks to make the biggest impact possible. You’re comfortable working and communicating with all types of people, and they listen to you. You have the ability to understand client priorities and translate them into business plans.You are pragmatic with creative business strategies, always keeping eye on the objectives of the assignment. You’re organized and detail oriented and you’ve got a knack for spotting errors. You take a lot of pride in your work, and that’s why people count on you to deliver.Most of all, you are a proactive, self-starter and able to work in a vacuum if required or to actively seek out the information you need to complete your work.

You'll need to have:

  • Bachelor’s degree or four or more years of work experience.
  • Four or more years of relevant work experience.

Even better if you have:

  • A degree.
  • Five or more years of experience in two or more of the following: account management role either in an external or internal advertising or retail design agency.
  • Working knowledge of 3D design development, architecture, and/or activation.
  • Experience managing a brand’s portfolios and pitching for new business.
  • Ability to evaluate and improve briefs, work closely with all disciplines within the agency and clients and collaborate.
  • Ability to translate complex ideas and express them in concise and simple ways.
  • Thought leadership, trendassessment and customer insights.
  • Knowledge of traditional and emerging channels.
  • Knowledge of marketing best practices in the B2C and B2B fields.
  • Ability to gain deep knowledge in specific channels or vertical markets by specific Client’s business units and the larger organization’s industry.
  • Passion for the complex. Resourceful and solution-oriented abilities.
  • Strong budget and timeline management skills.
  • Strong communication and design presentation skills.
  • Excellent time management skills.
  • Detail Orientation.
  • Multiple stakeholder management experience.
  • Passion for creative; a champion of creative excellence.

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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