Senior Writer/ Account Director

Agency:
Tierney
Area:
Writing
Posted:
03.05.19
Summary

The Senior Writer/Account Director (AD) provides strategic direction to the account team to ensure client goals and objectives are being met. The Senior Writer/AD needs to be able to view the account as a whole and manage the daily activities of the account team. For this reason, the Senior Writer/AD should have a solid understanding of developing and executing strategic communications plans. Additionally, the Senior Writer/AD needs to serve as teacher and mentor to junior level staff including Assistant Account Executives, Account Executives and Senior Account Executives.

 

General Requirements/Qualifications

  • Bachelor’s degree in public relations, journalism, communications or related field
  • Minimum of 5-7 years experience related communication experience including: journalism, agency or in-house marketing,
  • Strong understanding of public relations, marketing, communications
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills
  • Ability to multi-task in a fast-paced, deadline-driven environment
  • Ability to think strategically and lead tactical execution of client programs
  • Experience in supervising, training and support of account personnel
  • Exhibit leadership qualities that extend beyond the actual account team (i.e., take on agency-wide projects to better the agency as a whole
  • Healthcare experience preferred

 

For more information and to apply please visit: https://tierneyagency-openhire.silkroad.com/epostings/index.cfm?fuseaction=app.jobinfo&id=23&jobid=288&company_id=16934&version=1&source=ONLINE&JobOwner=992279&level=levelid1&levelid1=36332&startflag=2