gyro, llc

Account Director

Type of work: Full-Time
Location: Denver, Colorado
Company URL: http://www.gyro.com
Date Posted: July 29th, 2013
Description:

SUMMARY
The Account Director is responsible for acting as the client’s strategic advisor in business, marketing and communications; lead teams to deliver business builing ideas; analyze and create complex business/marketing strategic concepts.

ESSENTIAL DUTIES & RESPONSIBILITIES
• Interact with VP, SVP & CMO client level
• Has solid grasp and understanding of client’s long-term and short-term business and marketing objectives and strategies
• Identify new business building ideas for clients which organically leads to new biz opportunities for the agency
• Analyze complex information and data
• Create and present analytics, strategic business and communication concepts 

• Provide client ongoing strategic direction and counsel
• Have a realistic assessment of agency/client relationship and identify risks/opportunities
• Manage accounts to be profitable without sacrificing quality
• Assess staff resource needs in short-term/long-term for current clients and new business
• Lead internal teams to manage toward client short-term and long-term objectives/strategies
• Lead internal teams to meet high standard of strategic and creative quality
• Possess strong strategic and creative judgment
• Mentor account management team and assess strengths and best use of resources
• Some travel necessary

EDUCATION/TRAINING/EXPERIENCE
• Bachelor’s degree or equivalent work experience required
• 10+ yrs. relevant experience, minimum 3 years agency experience
• Solid knowledge of integrated marketing within an agency account management environment
• Excellent verbal and written communication skills in a client-facing environment
• Proficient in Word, Excel and PowerPoint
• Sound analytical skills
• Excellent interpersonal skills

How to apply:

Please send all qualified resumes to denvertalent@gyro.com. Should we need to schedule time to speak with you, we will reach out to you at the e-mail address that you provide.

Thank you for your interest in gyro!

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