Work at ThinkArgus

Account Manager

About ThinkArgus

ThinkArgus is a full-service marketing and communications agency with a mission: do work that matters. For more than 20 years, we’ve tackled difficult marketing challenges for a wide range of clients, driven by results. Our work is strategic, innovative, and meaningful. ThinkArgus is looking for a superb account manager with great relationship building skills, strong writing background (or a passion to learn!), and flawless attention to detail. Someone who is driven by creating great work that changes behaviors and impacts the world around us. If this sounds like we’re describing you to a tee, keep reading – we’d love to hear from you.

The candidate will have 2–4 years of agency or equivalent experience and be able to work independently in a collaborative setting. Excellent verbal and written communication skills are essential. This is not a sales position.

Manage and develop client relationships

  • Assist lead account manager for multiple accounts
  • Act as the day-to-day agency resource for clients
  • Build relationships with client contacts
  • Understand the client’s business challenges to inform strategy including interpreting, prioritizing, and incorporating shifting information into existing marketing strategies
  • Anticipate and navigate around potential pitfalls and know when to escalate issues
  • Collaborate on development and implementation of agency recommendations, strategies, creative briefs, etc.

Staff management and project management and execution

  • Proactively assist with the management of integrated projects across all disciplines including web, social, digital, print, and broadcast, across multiple clients
  • Effectively manage all day-to-day functions including quality control, taking notes on client calls/meetings, and timeline management
  • Actively evaluate creative work and provide feedback
  • Continually establish and manage schedules and ensure approvals

Other skills

  • We are particularly interested in candidates who have a strong background in writing and have experience, or at least interest in, writing strategy documents, proposals, and engage with our Creative Director on copy writing projects.

Style & Attitude

  • Works well under pressure and in a fast-paced environment – flexibility and adaptability are essential
  • Self-starter with regards to tasks, projects, and problem-solving
  • Able to work collaboratively and independently
  • Interest in understanding new marketing strategies, techniques, and technology
  • Appreciates the value of being able to do detail-oriented administrative work and high-level strategic thinking

More about working at ThinkArgus:

  • in downtown Boston’s Financial District: the Greenway, Faneuil Hall, restaurants, and more are right outside our doors
  • an inspirational and decidedly non-corporate office space
  • access to professional development
  • competitive salary
  • 401K with company match
  • medical & dental coverage

At ThinkArgus, we are committed to diversity in the workplace. All inquiries will be held in the strictest confidence.

Please forward resume and salary requirements to careers@thinkargus.com.