ACCOUNT COORDINATOR

Account Management is the bridge of the agency. You are responsible for making and maintaining the connection between our clients and our internal teams. Strong communication and relationship-building skills are essential. A positive, enthusiastic attitude is vital. Patience and empathy are also important. But most important of all is strategic, big-picture, problem-solving thinking. We must inspire our clients as well as our colleagues with our insights and ideas. We motivate the team rather than dictate.

Responsibilities

//Day-to-day Coordination 

Supporting the account service team, progressively managing more responsibilities in client management including scheduling, project management, coordination, and addressing regular client needs as they arise.

//Project Management

Disseminating info from client to team and vice versa; scheduling key checkpoints; working with each agency department to ensure respective needs are being addressed and fulfilled on time and on budget.

//Budgets & Billing

Monitoring job budgets; pulling and updating budget documents; compiling, revising, and entering estimates; and playing a supporting role in the monthly billing process.

//Meeting Prep and Cleanup

Ensuring that meeting times and locations are properly communicated between the client and the agency; preparing and having available all needed briefs, presentations, and meeting materials in advance of both internal and external meetings; preparing the room prior to client meetings, making sure beverages, coffee, and refreshments are available; and helping your AE in making sure all meetings are prepared for, executed, and followed up on with excellence.

//Meeting Summaries & Creative Briefs

Attending client meetings with the agency team; taking thorough notes in all meetings; drafting and reviewing meeting summaries; ensuring that notes are delivered to the client on time; drafting creative briefs and assisting with strategy formulation and supporting research.

//Research

Compiling and preparing competitive and market research; research into vendors, industry publications or other general research; and additional research assignments as needed to support the account team.

Résumé submissions can be sent to Eric Searle, esearle@mwcmail.com

 

PART-TIME IT ASSISTANT
McKee Wallwork and Company is an award winning, full service ad agency. Our IT department is looking for a part-time employee who is available 15 – 20 hours/week to handle daily IT needs in the agency.

Responsibilities include:
// Computer support experience (Windows, Mac), recent Mac experience a plus
// Server support experience (Windows, UNIX/Linux)
// General hardware/network support experience (printers, network devices, tablets, phones, etc.)

Skills & attributes required:
// A good understanding of network technologies
// A good troubleshooter
// A good communicator
// Interest in learning and expanding current capabilities

Please submit resume and cover letter to:
Max Terchila
IT Director, McKee Wallwork and Company
mterchila@mwcmail.com
NO PHONE CALLS PLEASE

ACD/ART DIRECTOR
You’ve got the itch. The hunger. You’re tired of 90-hour work weeks and client monotony. It’s time for a refresh. A creative hydration, if you will. And you’ll find it smack dab in the middle of the desert.

Specifically, in Albuquerque, New Mexico. We are McKee Wallwork + Co., and we’re looking for an ACD/Art Director. We’re a scrappy shop of fewer than 30, making noise as though we’re more than 100. 2016 winners of both Ad Age’s Best Places to Work and Small Agency of the Year (SW), we produce world-class work while drawing inspiration from the stunning Sandia Mountains and endless blue sky. We can’t just hire anyone. We need someone with ice in their veins. Someone who can handle pressure and a little bit of spice, who looks at a predator and sees dinner. Speaking of dinner, the food here may just kick your butt. But it’s good. And so is the weather. So stop hemming and hawing and apply already.

Tasks
// Takes full ownership of assigned clients and their projects
// Presents work to internal and external teams
// Manages teams and provides leadership and mentorship
// Develops and crafts creative concepts and executions
// Reports directly to the Creative Director

Qualifications
// An online portfolio that demonstrates strong visual design and conceptual skills
// 7-10 years ad agency experience
// Strong project management skills, with the ability to multi-task
// Expert level in Adobe Creative Suite
// Entrepreneurial

Send your resume along with a link to your portfolio to info@mwcmail.com