Are you creative-driven? Are you curious and ready to tackle big business problems?
If so, maybe we should talk!
Cossette is a dynamic Canadian marketing communications agency. We have been around for more than 40 years. We have offices in all regions of the country and although we are considered part of the Canadian agency establishment, we’re anything but stuffy. In fact, we are the exact opposite. Cossette has a reputation for being innovative and entrepreneurial. We pride ourselves in our agility,creativity,our currency and a certain kind of edginess. We play hard and we work hard. Maybe these are the reasons why we were named among the top 50 Best Employers in Canada in 2013. At least that’s what we think. But you don’t need to take our word for it. Come and learn for yourself.
WE ARE CURRENTLY HIRING A SR. ACCOUNT EXECUTIVE (3 – 6 month contract)
We are looking for an energetic, self-starter with a passion for advertising and communication to join our team and contribute to our success.
You will be responsible for ensuring day-to-day requirements are being met and dealing directly with the client on both administrative and work-in-progress matters. The candidate is expected to play an increasing role in the tactical planning and execution of client communication programs and develop a thorough understanding of his/her client's businesses.
Flawlessly manage day-to-day project details from initiation through to wrap-up on all mass media projects
Develop and adhere to schedules, and keep others on track to deliver requirements on time
Support execution of digital projects with the vision of transitioning to project lead
Work with integrated partners (digital, PR, media and promotions) to ensure superior execution of fully convergent communications solutions
Be fully conversant in industry and/or legislative issues affecting the client's business and obtain approvals and clearances as required
Build strong relationships with internal team, integrated partners and clients
Accurately manage budgets/resources on job-to-job basis
Competitive monitoring with thoughtful analysis
Eagerness to learn and contribute to team success
Demonstrate an interest and passion for advertising
Develop a thorough understanding of the client’s business
Confident in own abilities and ideas, and not afraid to provide input to the team
Manage, coach and develop direct report
2-3 years Account Management experience
Broadcast/print production experience is a must
Must possess strong leadership qualities
Strong project management skills (within an agency environment)
Able to deliver flawless execution in an efficient manner
Ability to multi-task, is detailed oriented, has good analytical skills, is flexible, is computer literate, has good written and oral communication skills
When you join Cossette you are entering the top rank of the Canadian advertising industry.
We offer the opportunity to work with leading industry clients and a bright new office space that inspires creativity.
Competitive compensation and benefit packages and the opportunity to advance your career quickly
We are looking for people who think outside the box. After that’s what advertising is all about.
In order to foster this we offer:
A flat corporate structure. You will have the opportunity to work alongside senior level executives throughout the entire organization.
A flexible work schedule and a business casual environment.
Our entrepreneurial culture encourages creative input from every discipline and all levels of the company!
Oh, and did we mention that we throw amazing parties!
SO WHAT ARE YOU WAITING FOR?
Take a look at our career website. Perhaps there is an opportunity that is waiting for you!
Visit www.cossette.com to apply
*We thank all applicants. However, only those selected for an interview will be contacted.