A Houston-based data-driven marketing agency is seeking to hire a Marketing Account Specialist. In this role, you will report to the President and Chief Marketing Strategist and be responsible for coordinating, facilitating, and maintaining all projects, tasks, and deliverables for assigned accounts. The selected candidate will be proactive in keeping leadership informed of all marketing activities and deadlines relating to assigned accounts. You will be self-motivated, results-driven, and able to foster positive client relationships that produce continuous results and profitability. You’ll be the glue that holds the relationship in place.

This is a hybrid onsite/remote role. The compensation includes a salary, 401(k) matching, Health insurance, Disability insurance, and Paid time off.

RESPONSIBILITIES:

Day-to-day relationship management and liaison between the agency and assigned accounts

Coordinate customer marketing projects and activities for assigned accounts; prepare and present status updates and reports to internal and external stakeholders

Manage the status, completion of tasks, and project deliverables using project management software (tutorials available)

Help translate campaign results into graphs, charts (Excel) and professional slides (PowerPoint) to share with account point of contact

Attend data analysis meetings; interpret next steps, tasks, and deliverables; add to project management software and update customer point of contact through regularly scheduled status update calls/video

Serve as the daily point-person to coordinate and track account-specific requests, marketing campaigns and deliverables

Collaborate with team members to identify and grow opportunities with customers

Maintain successful agency/client partnership through every interaction and communication

Assemble, format, and deliver reports on marketing performance for assigned accounts

Proofread and copy edit digital content as needed

Monitor email marketing campaigns in the agency’s marketing automation platform, ensuring results and status updates are made regularly

Help organize, format, and assemble pitches/proposals for new accounts and/or assign accounts

REQUIREMENTS:

Bachelor’s degree, preferably in Marketing, Advertising, Communications, or similar

3-5 years’ experience in a marketing role in a marketing agency focused on accounts (marketing consultancy or corporate marketing team experience will be considered)

Proficient in MS Office: PowerPoint, Excel, Word, Project Management software and Email Marketing software

Able to answer marketing specific questions when a client asks for clarification

Strong commitment to learning client business, marketing needs, goals, and industry

Efficient with time-management skills – committed to deadlines and follow through

Responsive, accountable, and adaptable as needs evolve

Analytical thinking; able to understand marketing data

Well-organized and proficient project management of deliverables associated with strategic marketing plans and programs for each assigned account

Excellent communicator; interpersonal, external, written, verbal and visual

Determined, results-driven professional with a reputation for coordinating and managing competing tasks and deliverables in deadline situations

You love project managing and are skilled at keeping others up to date

You’re a good storyteller, able to help take data from the analytics team and convey it to the customer in easy-to-understand presentations

You can step outside your comfort zone, always ready to learn new tools and skills

Outstanding follow-up and follow-through: you don’t wait until the deadline; you act in advance

Strong support mindset: quick to anticipate what’s needed and be proactive about getting it done

Intrigued by marketing data and the insights it provides; you are not afraid of numbers

Active listening skills: you take direction well and can manage competing priorities

Goal setter: you are driven by accomplishment; always aspiring to do, setting your own competitive goals

Self-starter without need for micromanagement: you don’t need to be reminded; you get things done

CONTACT:

Qualified candidates may submit their resume via email to: resumes@idfour.com.