Are you seeking to further your strategic problem-solving skills and work with an association client in the K-12 education space? Work in a fast-paced, tech-driven, highly-creative agency environment? Then, this position may have your name written all over it!
mdg is a marketing and PR agency with head, heart and a passion for what we do — delivering measurable results for association and event clients in diverse categories like education, healthcare, technology, energy, cupcakes, cheese curls and craft beer (we’ll explain those last three later). With a 40-year track record of success, mdg was named a “Best Place to Work” by Meetings & Conventions magazine. We’re now seeking a savvy account manager to join our collaborative marketing team in our Reston, Virginia, office.
Collaborate with seasoned account and creative teams as well as specialists to execute results-driven marketing campaigns
Manage projects from client kick-off through internal review to client delivery
Utilize agency project management software to open, schedule, track and close projects as well as generate purchase orders
Perform a variety of duties which might include coordinating ad submissions and barter fulfillments, managing client’s social media communities, maintaining up-to-date website content, coordinating email deployment, conducting qualitative and quantitative research and much more
Write project briefs and lead project kick-off meetings as well as participate in creative concept development
Review all internal client proofs to ensure brand and messaging consistency throughout campaign deliverables and evaluate copy and design to ensure they’re strategically on track
Help facilitate the on-time delivery of agency work by keeping production schedules up-to-date and assisting with job trafficking
Monitor and report overall campaign performance to help identify if course corrections should be made and ensure client goals are achieved
3+ years of marketing experience
Association and/or membership marketing experience strongly preferred.
Interest and/or experience in education space preferred
mdg also offers a competitive benefits package including medical, 401k, profit sharing contributions and mdG.O. (a sabbatical program that rewards loyalty through the gift of travel).
At mdg, we’re all about working with you to ensure that your next event, your next membership initiative, your next campaign exceeds your greatest expectations. When we go to work for you, we become an integral part of your team. Your goals become our goals. Your success becomes ours.
We study your industry, your markets, your competition, your association or event. We formulate a customized solution that blends strategy, technology and creativity to advance your initiatives. We handpick a team with the skills that align with your needs and that complement existing resources. And we use this formula as the platform for executing the kind of branding, consulting, digital marketing, research, messaging, international, public relations and/or database projects that will get the job done.