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Account Director

Deerfield Agency
Conshohocken, PA
  • Posted: over a month ago
  • Full-Time
Job Description
Salary: Depends on Experience!

Come join the rapidly growing, fast paced, innovative environment at Deerfield Agency and be a part of the success story!  We are looking for passionate individuals who are hungry to advance their careers by stepping up and contributing to the growth of our expanding company.  The Deerfield employee experience immerses you in an entrepreneurial and collaborative culture where you will have the space and freedom to explore big ideas and be supported by a dynamic and skilled team throughout your career.


Deerfield is committed to creating an inclusive employee experience. We are an equal opportunity employer that welcomes people with all different types of backgrounds, experiences, abilities, and perspectives.

Summary of Position:

We are looking for a candidates who are skilled in navigating client projects on time, on budget, and on strategy. Our Account Directors are primarily responsible for the growth and management of client relationships. As a senior point of contact for the agency’s clients, the Account Director also builds strategic marketing plans and exceeds clients’ expectations with amazing creative work. We are looking for someone to display steady leadership, closely partner with our client, and ensures the smooth production of campaigns, from briefing designers and copywriters, to managing budgets and directing a strong, dedicated account and project management team.

Job Responsibilities:

  • Ensure client satisfaction
  • Be the expert on the client’s business
  • Responsible for brand planning, strategic and tactical deliverables, and profitability of all assigned brands
  • Leads assigned agency team to deliver for clients, ensuring all work is on strategy, on time, and on budget
  • Leads meetings and contributes strategically not only in tactics but also brand positioning and brand plans
  • First line manager responsible for direct management of account staff and for leading the agency team and partners through diplomacy and influencing skills
  • Is a role model for operating in a collaborative and engaging working environment
  • Displays a personal ownership and responsibility for the brand
  • Leads meetings and contributes strategically not only in tactics but also brand positioning and brand plans
  • Effectively leads and supports agency POV
  • Establishes collaborative partnerships with all day-to-day functional agency team leads (Strategy, Creative, Science, Project Management)


Desired Skills and Experience:

  • Must possess a deep and thorough understanding of the Pharmaceutical advertising industry; including new product launches
  • Demonstrated effectiveness in managing multiple clients and account teams
  • Marketing acumen and demonstrated experience in leading an integrated agency team in brand planning, budget development, execution and measurement
  • Demonstrated success at developing valued relationships with senior-level clients
  • Demonstrated success as strategic partner to clients
  • Digital and multi-channel experience
  • Must have proven success at identifying opportunities and securing organic client growth
  • Strong organization and interpersonal skills
  • Superior presentation skills
  • Strong financial acumen - demonstrated success in ensuring cost effectiveness and productivity


Required Qualifications:

  • Bachelors degree required 
  • 5+ years of agency account management experience, with at least 3 years of pharmaceutical advertising experience
  • At least 3 years of supervisory experience, with strong leadership skills
  • Strong client relationship/management experience
  • Experience developing, producing and leading multi-channel marketing solutions required
  • Candidates must demonstrate hands-on proficiency in developing and delivering presentations in PowerPoint
  • Must be open to travel as required from time to time

Deerfield Agency


Conshohocken, PA
19428 USA



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