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Communications Consultant/Account Manager

Alliance of Professionals & Consultants Raleigh, NC
  • Expired: over a month ago. Applications are no longer accepted.

Are you a skilled Communications Specialist? If so, we’re looking for you!

Our client is actively seeking a talented Communications Specialist II/Account Manager to join their team in Raleigh, NC. This is a 6-month contract opportunity with a large, well known and reputable client. Benefits available during contract.

Job Overview:

The Communications Specialist / Account Manager is responsible for managing the development and execution of all communications projects for customer work to ensure message and brand consistency, and align with corporate strategies. This individual should have experience working directly with creative teams, we are not looking for Art Directors or Change Management candidates.

Responsibilities include:

  • Serve as the key communications consultant to manage Advertising, Brand, Creative and Digital projects
  • Develop and maintain strong relationships with key clients based on understanding their business, their goals, their customers and their issues. Maintain open lines of communication that include the right balance of in-person interaction and attendance at their meetings and the use of technology where appropriate
  • Support development, implementation and evaluation of communications plans based on an understanding of the client and designed to achieve business goals. Coordinate with other sections in Corporate Communications. Provide information and insights to support the ongoing planning and evaluation process
  • Competency in leading both internal Creative Services team and external agencies on all marketing, advertising and creative development to ensure consistency and on-strategy execution
  • Ensure that work product is high quality and developed in a timely and cost-efficient manner following a defined workflow process
  • Competency in leading digital media projects on all online digital channels to ensure projects are on strategy, on time, within budget and meet project goals following a defined workflow process

Applicants should have the following experience:

  • Developing a creative brief
  • Account management experience working on multi-channel campaigns
  • Agency experience a must!
  • Experience working directly with creative teams

Required/Basic Qualifications:

  • Bachelor’s degree in business, marketing, public relations, communications, journalism or a comparable field of study or 4 years of related work experience
  • Two (2) to five (5) years’ experience in communications / account management experience at an advertising agency or in-house communications team
  • Experience in producing integrated campaigns, such as collateral, videos, digital media, social media, radio, etc.
  • Experience in producing integrated campaigns, such as collateral, videos, digital media, social media, radio, etc.
  • Proficient with personal computer software such as Microsoft Office, including Word, Excel and Powerpoint
  • Demonstrated strong writing and presentation skills

Desired Qualifications:

  • Three (3) to five (5) years of account management experience at an advertising agency or in-house communications team
  • Advertising, branding and marketing communications experience
  • Experience in providing communications counsel on advertising and marketing projects to internal clients and creative teams
  • Analysis and project management experience
  • Ability to strategically plan communications that are tied directly to measurable business results
  • Ability to build, develop and maintain strong client relationships
  • Ability to work closely with and resolve communications issues with key clients
  • Ability to work and make decisions independently and collaboratively with multiple stakeholders
  • Highly motivated individual who can follow through and work with minimal direct supervision
  • Experience handling conflict and contentious issues internally and externally
  • Energy industry experience
  • Experience with a work management system (e.g., Workamajig)
  • Agile and/or Kanban experience is helpful.

Job Requisition # 29923

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Meet APC

Company – Staffing – 501 – 1000 employees

APC is a professional services organization focused on engaging people and positively impacting lives. We offer excellent benefits and the opportunity for longevity, working with our premier fortune 100 clients. As professionals serving professionals, we take pride in providing our employees with the highest level of customer service and support, creating meaningful, fulfilling and rewarding experiences every day.

APC is committed to creating a diverse work environment and is proud to be an equal opportunity employer. All qualified individuals will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, national origin, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity, age, disability, genetics, or veteran status.

Alliance of Professionals & Consultants

Why Work Here?

APC positively impacts the lives of our clients, consultants and the communities we serve.

Meet APC Alliance of Professionals & Consultants, Inc. (APC), is an award-winning, ISO 9001:2015 certified business in operation since 1993. Its focus is finding & placing top IT, engineering, energy, and other highly skilled talent. Additionally, APC offers a full suite of contract labor-related business solutions for mid- to large-sized companies. Headquartered in Raleigh, NC, the Native American-owned company has satellite offices throughout the US, with Professionals currently engaged on assignments in 38 US states and six countries abroad. APC is committed to creating a diverse work environment and is proud to be an equal opportunity employer. All qualified individuals will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, national origin, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity, age, disability, genetics, or veteran status.

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