sid lee
Toronto, Ontario, Canada

Account Supervisor (Entertainment)

Account Supervisor

WHO WE ARE

One of the industry’s most multidisciplinary agencies, Sid Lee is a collective of 900+ makers and thinkers with offices in North America and Europe. We use the power of collaboration to create work that matters for some of the most progressive clients. We have achieved international recognition by designing brand experiences rooted in people’s cultures and everyday lives. With our internal culture close to our hearts, we look for artisans who like us are caring, progressive, bold, and persevering. 

ROLE

We are looking for an Account Supervisor who is passionate and excited about creative to work on a large brand in the entertainment industry. The Account Supervisor will work closely with the Account Director leading major initiatives and must thrive in a fast-paced and dynamic work environment. This individual loves a good challenge and is a resourceful and collaborative problem solver.  This person will collaborate with strategy to prepare briefs and is confident in assessing work strategically. The Account Supervisor’s duties extend beyond project management (on time and on budget); as they are also becoming increasingly knowledgeable of their clients' businesses, building key client relationships and helping identify opportunities for growth.  They have established themselves as the go-to person for both Account Directors and Creative Directors. 

RESPONSIBILITIES

  • Establish and maintain a relationship of trust with clients
  • Manage client expectations and knows as much about client's business as they do 
  • Has meaningful input on client briefs and business plans 
  • Offers POV on creative ideas and capable of judging work strategically.
  • Ensures communication plans are effectively amplifying ideas.
  • Strategic thinker who understands agency philosophy, impact of new marketing and media trends and can leverage it to sell and defend work 
  • Take lead on cross functional meetings to drive discussion, decisions and next steps. 
  • Given complex business and marketing challenges, ability to prioritize and distill into actionable next steps for team
  • Manage complex projects with an understanding of impact on resourcing and agency profitability.
  • Excellent understanding of KPIs and ROI
  • Coaching and mentoring of direct report

 REQUIREMENTS

  • Bachelor’s degree in a related field 
  • 3-4 years’ experience in an agency setting
  • Experience working on content marketing campaigns
  • Experience in entertainment category (nice to have)
  • Fluent in English, both spoken and written