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Account Director

at Wunderman Thompson
Montréal, Quebec, Canada

Who we are:

Wunderman Thompson is a creative, data and technology agency. We are built to inspire growth for our clients with breakthrough creativity that helps our clients succeed. We are in a unique position to deliver growth based on three fundamental principles: we see the world differently and reject conventional thinking; we have an unbounded definition of creativity that can rethink business, culture, and brand experiences; we act decisively and accountably, owning delivery end-to-end. 

Who we are looking for:

Wunderman Thompson Montreal is seeking an ambitious and motivated Account Director to join the team working closely with a leading automotive client. Proactive in your approach, you will be responsible for building a strong client partnership at the regional level, collaborating across the Agency on national campaigns and guiding the development of direct reports.

Fully bilingual, the ideal candidate thrives in a fast-paced environment and is able to see the big picture as well as the small details. This is a pivotal time to join a team that is ushering in a new era and positioning for their client on a national scale.

What you’ll do: 

  • Oversee the effective and efficient day-to-day operations of the account including the communication flow throughout the agency, clients and partners.
  • Direct and guide your team to ensure campaigns are consistently best-in-class, run smoothly and enter the market on time and on budget.
  • Collaborate with strategists, creative and production teams to craft engaging and impactful work.
  • Become a trusted advisor for our client. Know their business and competitive landscape and champion the work and business-building ideas. You are the client’s main day-to-day agency contact.
  • Champion the client within the agency. Share your knowledge and passion for the business internally. Advocate for insightful strategies that propel the client forward.
  • Provide marketing and communications leadership to internal and client stakeholders and partners.
  • Manage financial health tracking of the client along with overseeing key financial reporting documents (BCR, internal project status, estimate development, etc.) with Account Executive. Report key financial data to the agency’s senior leadership and finance departments. 
  • Lead the interagency team as the AOR, ensuring the deliverable of other agencies align to the set strategic direction.
  • Supervise, train, motivate and review the performance of direct reports to ensure the highest level of performance.
  • Coordinate and execute miscellaneous projects as required in the daily running of the account.

What you’ll need: 

  • Five to seven years of agency experience.
  • Minimum of two years’ experience managing and mentoring a team.
  • Bilingual French/English – required.
  • Strong understanding of the digital landscape and its application to communications plan required.
  • High level digital production experience required.
  • Confident self-starter and critical thinker.
  • A master at crafting a well-articulated and supported point of view.
  • Experience/interest in automotive industry an asset.

Wunderman Thompson is proud to be a WPP agency. Headquartered in New York, we have a truly global reach with over 20,000 people in 90 markets. For more information, please visit our website and follow us on LinkedIn and Twitter

Wunderman Thompson welcomes and encourages applications from people with disabilities. Accommodations are available upon request for candidates taking part in all aspects of the selection process.

While all resumes will be reviewed, only those selected for interviews will be contacted. We rely on legitimate interest as a legal basis for processing personal information under the GDPR for purposes of recruitment and applications for employment. 

 

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Careers

Established in 2019, Wunderman Thompson has a combined history of 150 years, setting the standard for marketing, communications and business innovation. We bring together over 20,000 creatives, analysts, strategists, customer experience designers and business consultants across 90 markets.

We’re always looking for the best talent to add to our diverse and talented mix that is Wunderman Thompson.

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