H&L Partners is looking for an advertising account management professional to join our team as an Account Supervisor. The position will help lead a team of agency professionals for a large global brand and will advise on strategic opportunities.

The position is located in Chicago. The Account Supervisor will report to the Managing Director of the Chicago office.

RESPONSIBILITIES

  • Execute and supervise the day-to-day aspects of the agency’s relationships with clients, including campaign creative (television, print, out-of-home, radio, digital, and social media)
  • Lead the account team in planning, analyzing, and evaluating information in order to advise on strategic planning and cooperative marketing
  • Keep abreast of the latest developments in the restaurant and retail industry, and be able to present formally and informally on the status of the industry
  • Manage the creation and dissemination of internal communications about strategy, planning, procedure, and best practices

MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS

  • At least 7 years of experience in professional client relationship management
  • Experience in planning and leading strategy
  • Ability to identify the key aspects of the data or problems and provide creative solutions
  • Excellent written and oral communication skills
  • Proven ability in taking the lead in cross-functional collaboration
  • Good with detail and mindful of budgetary constraints
  • Agency, retail and/or restaurant experience preferred
  • A minimum of 7 years of progressively increasing responsibilities to Account Supervisor or equivalent title
  • Knowledge of a cooperative/franchisee industry a plus
  • Bachelor’s degree

THE IDEAL CANDIDATE…

  • Can present and articulate a well-thought-out plan from start to finish.
  • Can contribute to policies, procedures, and best practices.
  • Is self-motivated and able to thrive in a work environment that grants autonomy.
  • Maintains and continually improves his or her knowledge base.
  • Will effectively lead and mentor the account service team.
  • Is flexible.

 

To apply, send resume and cover letter to careers@handlpartners.com. Subject line: Account Supervisor-Chicago.

Due to the high volume of applications we receive, we are unable to provide an individual response to every candidate.

H&L Partners is a full-service, integrated agency made up of diverse, collaborative, and multitalented individuals with experience in all areas of marketing communications. H&L Partners is based in Oakland, with offices in St. Louis, Phoenix, Chicago, Charlotte, Atlanta, and Miami.

To learn more about us, visit www.handlpartners.com.