Freelance Account Executive (closed)

Saratoga Springs, NY
Recruiter Comment: Palio + Ignite in SaratogaNY is looking for a Freelance AE. Job description can be viewed online at
Job Description


This position is responsible for the day-to-day account workload and execution of strategic objectives.
  Description of Duties
  • Serves as the primary client contact on a project management level, writing conference reports and making phone confirmations and working directly with the junior level project managers
  • Identifies tactical opportunities that are consistent with the strategic objectives
  • Stays current with client’s product, market, and industry
  • Reviews and summarizes pertinent literature and competitive promotional materials for the client and agency team
  • Understands and supports strategic recommendations and creative executions
  • Orients new jobs, writes creative briefs, secures assigned estimates, and generates action requests
  • Ensures that all creative jobs are consistent with strategic objectives and GSW standards
  • Manages the billing process and tracks accounts receivables
  Minimum Requirements
  • BS/BA required
  • At least 3 years of relevant client experience in sales or marketing or other related disciplines’ or
  • At least 3 years of relevant agency experience; or
  • At least 2 years of GSW Account Service experience as an account coordinator/assistant account executive
  Key Competencies
  • Project Management: Establishes clear directions; sets stretching objectives; distributes the workload appropriately; lays out work in a well-planned and organized manner; maintains two-way dialog with others on work and results
  • Planning: Accurately scopes out the length and difficulty of tasks and projects; sets objectives and goals;  breaks down work into process steps; develops schedules and task/people assignments; anticipates and adjusts for problems and roadblocks    
  • Communication: Communicates clearly and succinctly in a variety of communication settings and styles

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