Account Director

Portland, OR

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Our creative agency client with roots deep in the northwest  is searching  for an Account Director to join their team in Portland, OR. Within this role, the ideal candidate will be comfortable and eager to lead the team through building client relationships, be highly organized, and overall have a passion for the work they are doing both for the agency and for the agency’s clients. This is a direct hire role based in Portland (Hybrid)


As the Account Director, you will: 

— Provide thoughtful leadership and operate as the primary client contact, actively driving strategic analytical planning initiatives and run point on integrating initiatives across client accounts

— Manage a clear and smooth process for client projects and requests, providing regular communication of the plan, activities, and next steps so those involved feel confident about the project and future outcome

— Ongoing daily project management activities

— Manage expectations of clients, stakeholders and teams to eliminate challenges to project completion

— Track and manage budgets and client invoicing/payments to ensure timely payment for project delivery

— Champion a culture of clear, constructive real-time feedback

— Cultivate joy in your work on a daily basis and foster a team culture to reflect that


Who we are searching for:

— Experience with content development, digital campaigns, activations and/or experiential events production

— Strong knowledge of creative processes and techniques – including video and digital platforms

— Demonstrated competencies such as: client focus, team effectiveness, attention to detail, flexibility and delegation

— Exceptional ability to establish and cultivate relationships with colleagues, clients, vendors and suppliers

— Creative problem solver, resourceful, curious, ambitious and proactive with high emotional IQ

— Calm and flexible approach to handling the pressure and stress of every-changing demands


We know that experience is gathered in many ways. If you have a demonstrated ability to fulfill the job duties but got there in a different way, please apply.


Why 52 Limited:

52 Limited is a digital staffing agency with an industry-leading focus on the creative + technology space. We exclusively place tech and creative talent in direct-hire, contract-to-hire, and contract roles. While we're headquartered right here in Portland, our tenured team routinely places world-class talent from all over the West Coast and Texas.  We work with some of the most forward- thinking and recognizable clients in Portland, Seattle, Los Angeles,  Austin, and beyond. To learn more about our team, visit www.52ltd.com/our/story


We are committed to fostering a people-first candidate experience that benefits our talent, clients, and community. 52 Limited encourages a diversity of applicants of all backgrounds and identities to apply. Let us know if you need a reasonable accommodation during the application or interview process.