Our client, a full service integrated national agency is looking for an experienced VP Account Director to join their NYC office. This savvy marketing & advertising professional will lead the integrated marketing and advertising business for a major franchised retail client.
The ideal VP Account Director will have regular and strategic interaction with corporate executive and marketing leadership as well as key franchise owner. They will lead a highly capable integrated team to work collaboratively with all agency disciplines, while also leading activities and programs to ensure strategic and cohesive messaging across all platforms and media. This position requires a strategic and visionary leader with strong attention to detail, deep traditional and digital knowledge and experience, a history of client relationship-building, excellent project management skills and exceptional problem solving abilities. This position provides the opportunity to lead a strong team in a progressive and growing agency. The bottom line is; the individual selected will be leading the advertising and integrated marketing business of a signature national brand.
Candidates should have at least ten to twelve years of progressive advertising/integrated marketing experience and a Bachelor’s Degree. Agency experience and strong digital knowledge are absolute musts. Retail client experience is a big plus, especially if it involves the QSR or restaurant category. Strong media and broadcast experience are also required, with a proven history of leading long-term integrated campaigns for multi-faceted brands.
Interested and qualified candidates are encouraged to submit their credentials in confidence via our website, www.yaekleco.com.