Senior Account Executive

New York, Salary:Negotiable

About Social Chain

This is Social Chain. A global social media agency. We deliver tangible results that have a long term transformational impact on progressive brands. We use the latest technology to drive strategy, the right minds to inspire creativity, and over 386 million people to maximise distribution. We currently have offices in Manchester, London, New York and Berlin. Interested in joining us? We’re always looking out for the next generation of talent to join our expansive team of creatives. We’re not looking for generic CVs, we’re looking for originality and a proven passion that grabs our attention.

Job Description

Social Chain + Values:

Who are we? 

We are a global team of innovators with a track-record for leveraging owned media, technology and insights to build brands that earn a meaningful share of people’s lives. With 750+ employees across 24 offices worldwide.

Why does Social Chain exist?  

Work: Through our combined creativity, talent, skills, care, and knowledge we produce unique and necessary value for our partners, our products and our people. 

Welfare: To build a happy, diverse, connected, community of teammates that enjoy their work, where they work, when they work, how they work and who they work with. 

World: With direct action, through our influence, and by our example, we will work to end social injustice, fight inequality, stop climate change and raise awareness for issues that matter to us. 

Who are you? 

First: You demonstrate a refusal to come second with an inherent need to stay ahead and encourage others to adopt this spirit too. 

Fearless: You shun complacency and strive for innovation in a world of saturation. 

Ever-changing: With a passion for media, you strive to stay ahead of a landscape that is constantly changing. 

Job Description

We have a fantastic opportunity for an experienced Senior Account Executive to join our team in New York. 

Working alongside our Account Director, you will be eager to create and deliver First, Fearless and Ever-Changing social campaigns that hit on client’s broader goals and business objectives. Managing the day-to-day client communications, including status calls, campaign agendas and presenting, you will take real-world learnings and observations and bring them to clients. 

Building relationships will play a key part of your role. Managing around 3 key clients from some of the worlds biggest brands, you will work collaboratively with production, strategy and creative teams to ensure deadlines are met. Looking after all aspects of the campaign, from ideas to budgeting with finance and projects teams - aiding in creating SOW, vendor agreements and contracts.

Candidate Requirements

What we’re looking for:

We’re looking for an outgoing spirit who can own day-to-day client communications and be comfortable standing in front of a room and presenting. You will be a strategic thinker and a creative, always willing to help conceptualise an idea into actions. 

By nature, you’ll be an independent problem solver who is constantly ahead of any issue, but if one arises, you can work with the team to resolve both simple and complex challenges.

Organisation is essential for this role as you need to be able to take client feedback, digest it and make it actionable for internal teams as well as staying on timeline for any client deliverables. 

Above all, we’re looking for someone who is hungry and eager to keep learning about the social and digital spaces, having curiosity to bring the latest innovations to brands.

Additional Info

What you’ll get: 

If the above doesn’t excite you enough, we also offer these amazing benefits to all of our wonderful employees: 

  • Comprehensive Health Care Package (including Health, Vision and Dental)
  • Unlimited Vacation (we mean it)
  • $100/month gym stipend
  • Pre-tax transportation benefits through Swipe-N-Save
  • Corporate holidays 
  • Team days out and friday celebrations
  • Free snacks, cold brew and kombucha (when we’re back in the office)
  • Flexible working hours