Advertising Agency Account Executive Job in Nairobi, Kenya

One of our clients, an Advertising Agency based in Nairobi wants to fill the below position.

Account Executive

Reports To: Account Manager & Client Service Director


  • Advertising account executives contribute to and develop advertising campaigns. Tasks typically involve:
  • Meeting and liaising with clients to discuss and identify their advertising requirements.
  • Working with agency colleagues to devise an advertising campaign that meets the client’s brief and budget.
  • Working with the account manager to brief media, creative and research staff and assisting with the formulation of marketing strategies.
  • Liaising with, and acting as the link between, the client and the advertising agency by maintaining regular contact with both.
  • Presenting creative work to clients for approval or modification.
  • Following up budgets, managing campaign costs and invoicing clients.
  • Writing client reports
  • Monitoring campaigns and competitor research.
  • Arranging and attending meetings.
  • Learning the process and roles within every aspect of the agency
Qualifications & Experience:
  • Bachelor’s degree in Marketing/Business Management or related field and/or equivalent work experience.
  • 3 + years’ experience in a similar job position in a very busy environment.
  • Exceptional communication skills along with an ability to collaborate and influence without direct authority to build effective internal and external partnerships.
  • Strong negotiating, planning, prioritizing and leadership skills with ability to act as a liaison with cross-functional teams
  • Ability to work under pressure
How to Apply

Interested Applicants should submit their applications to

Closing date for all applications 26th August 2016.