by Matt Hayward
Account Coordinator (future Account Manager)
Website CBC Automotive Marketing
CBC Automotive Marketing is currently accepting resumes to fill an Account Coordinator position. This is an entry-level, long-term growth role within CBC’s Account Management team. The successful Account Coordinator will provide support for the agency’s Account Managers and other staff. Through that support, the Account Coordinator will learn the agency skills and industry knowledge necessary to transition into a successful Account Manager that is capable of handling her/his own client workload in the future. The timetable to transition from Account Coordinator to Account Manager varies due to several factors including experience, personal drive, market factors and other variables, but often takes around two years.
Initial Account Coordinator duties include, but are not limited to:
· Developing presentation materials
· Generating research materials and reports
· Providing creative and traffic assistance
· Supporting in agency new business pursuits
· Acquiring Google AdWords certification
· Interfacing with clients via email/phone as needed when Account Managers are travelling
· Assisting with social media management
· Limited travel is expected while in the Account Coordinator role, however, significant travel is required to grow into an Account Manager role.
Preferred Experience & Background
The ideal candidate will have a familiarity of marketing and advertising best-practices (through schooling or on-the-job experience), a can-do attitude and a desire to set out on a successful career track. Experience in the automotive industry is not required for this role, though any background with the industry is a plus. Agency experience is also preferred but not required. Applicants are expected to possess a college degree in marketing, communication, advertising, new media or a similar field of study.
Compensation & Benefits
This position will be a full-time salaried position, supplemented by agency-wide profit sharing, and is backed up by a generous benefits package including health and dental insurance, paid time off, 401k and more. Select benefits begin 90-days after hiring date. CBC is an equal opportunity employer.
CBC Automotive Marketing is an international full-service automotive marketing agency located in Saco, Maine. Since 1983, CBC has been helping make good automotive dealerships great, across North America. Currently CBC is partnered with over 125 dealerships across the United States.