Ogilvy

Senior Account Executive

Posted Date 2 months ago(7/29/2021 5:49 AM)
Requisition ID
2021-9854
Location
BE-Brussels
Department
Account

Overview

ABOUT OGILVY SOCIAL.LAB

 

Ogilvy Social.Lab is not a traditional agency. We are an agency born for the Social Age. Ogilvy Social.Lab understands that social is more than just another digital channel. We cherish our entrepreneurial spirit and embrace the opportunity to rethink marketing and communications while challenging the status quo.

 

We are working for several local and international clients incl. Deutsche Bank, Carrefour, Huawei Europe, IKEA, Nestlé, Ford, Engie, several European institutions, Bacardi, Ingersoll Rand, Pfizer, Unilever, etc. 

Social.Lab was acquired by Ogilvy in 2013, is headquartered in Brussels and has offices in New York, London, Paris, Amsterdam, Bucharest, Singapore, Dubai, Cape Town, Warsaw, and Zurich.

 

We are growing fast and we love it. We know that our success is a direct result of our talents. That’s one of the reasons why during the Agency of the Year Awards of Media Marketing, we were elected as the Best Place to Work in Belgium this year!

Responsibilities

ROLE

We’re looking for a driven Senior Account Executive to work on one of our European Institutional clients. If you have at least one year of experience and are looking to grow, work hard and have fun along the way, this could be the opportunity for you!  

 

  • Under the supervision of an Account Director, you lead your clients’ projects and are responsible for their daily management.
  • You coordinate various online, offline and social projects from briefing to delivery, including budget follow-up and planning.
  • You ensure that the creative team/traffic manager/production manager/media are aligned throughout a project, to meet deadlines and coordinate workflow.
  • You are the media teams’ main contact, partnering with them so they can deliver the best media strategy and sell it to client.
  • You manage the agency’s billing system and are responsible for invoicing issuing PO’s, time tracking, etc;
  • You are responsible for overcoming any difficulties and finding solutions during the project while keeping your Account Director informed throughout.
  • You build strong relationships and foster good team spirit with both clients and members of our partner agencies to bring great ideas and creative work to life.

Qualifications

PROFILE

  • Minimum 1 year of agency experience
  • Full professional proficiency in English. Any other European language is an asset.
  • Strong project management skills: timings, scopes, budgets, etc
  • Strong organizational skills
  • Detail-orientated
  • Strong interest in social media. Previous experience in managing social media projects is an asset
  • Strong desire to understand the client’s business and the major trends shaping the European institutional market.
  • Enthusiastic team-player. Curious and keen to grow & learn. Flexible and open to work in an agile environment. Hands-on.
  • Good communicator
  • Curious
  • Multi-tasker
  • Resilient

 

OFFER

  • Fulltime job within a growing and trendsetting advertising agency in the center Brussels (just in front of Brussels Central Station)
  • Opportunity to work on a campaign for the European Commission over the next 2 years
  • Attractive package and benefits
  • Continuous trainings
  • Career conversation and growing opportunities
  • Very good work atmosphere
  • Interesting homeworking and flexibility policy
  • Incredible rooftop

 

 

 

 

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