Starting Salary $65,000/annually
(Negotiable depending on experience & education)
4 Year Degree
Telecommuting is allowed.
PLEASE NOTE: IN ORDER TO BE CONSIDERED FOR THIS POSITION, YOU MUST HAVE FRESH MEAT MARKETING EXPERIENCE OR KNOWLEDGE AND/OR EXPERIENCE IN ANIMAL, MEAT OR FOOD SCIENCE, AGRIBUSINESS, AG COMMUNICATIONS, AGRIMARKETING, OR AG ECONOMICS.
WHAT YOU WILL DO
The Account Executive is responsible for managing the planning, budgeting, development, implementation, and evaluation of a client’s business. The Account Executive is the “go to” person on a day-to-day basis for the client and will work closely with all Midan team members to provide marketing support to key clients and to coordinate all efforts to make certain that clients’ needs are met. This role may be directly responsible for the management of additional account team members within a specific client. This role has significant client/brand budget ownership and service revenue responsibilities. This position is also responsible for asking “What if…?” to bring new ideas to the client(s) and team members in order to grow client business and Midan relationship. Professional development is intended to build leadership abilities within this position. You’ll also get to:
Work with key clients to understand their marketing needs and develop, execute and evaluate effective marketing programs that satisfy those needs
Act as an agency contact for client, and be the source of information and programming resources for internal teams
Develop an Activities Calendar for client and manage the efficient and effective execution of those activities based on deadlines agreed upon by client
Collaborate with Project Management Team in the development and execution of client scope of work
When necessary, solicit assistance from other agency team members (creative communications, market research, MarTech, public relations, etc.) to provide support and information to satisfy client needs. Must coordinate all activities with other Agency team members in order to ensure desired resources are available when needed
Manage brand/program budgets and billings and provide regular management reports on all efforts for each client
Build, develop, and grown any business relationships vital to the success of each project
Review Marketing Plans and Performance Assessment documents to track scope and success of projects every month
Guide and develop direct reports, as applicable.
Other related tasks and projects as assigned.
WHAT YOU WILL RECEIVE
In addition to a competitive salary, you will receive a great benefits package to include:
Medical, dental, life, vision, wellness program, disability, 401(k), profit sharing, tuition reimbursement, a lucrative paid time off program, and paid holidays
WHY CHOOSE MIDAN
At Midan, we believe that an organization is only as good as its people. Our team combines specialists from all corners of the meat industry — passionate problem solvers, extraordinary creatives, and determined research analysts — all working together in a Great Place to Work-Certified culture.
We are passionate about our team and culture. Midan has been designated a Great Place to Work for the second year in a row. Our core values of Integrity, Family, Community, Passion, Creativity, Accountability, and Commitment are not just words on a piece of paper. We strive each day to “walk-the-talk” and to be a place you’ll want to be long-term. Joining Midan will give you an opportunity to:
M – Meet awesome people that you can form long-lasting relationships with and who care about you as a human being.
E – Engage with some of the brightest and most talented professionals in the industry.
A – Achieve greatness and excel in your area of expertise.
T – Be a part of a great TEAM that believes that in union there is strength and that everyone has something to contribute to the success of our organization.
WHO ARE YOU?
You always strive to do a great job and can work independently as well as in a team environment. You care about quality at every level and have great attention to detail. You love to learn and grow and be recognized for your valuable contributions. You’re not intimidated by innovation nor change. In fact, you welcome it. You also:
Possess a minimum of five (5) years of experience in marketing, retail or agency account management and/or at least six months of demonstrated success in current position at Midan Marketing
Has a Bachelor’s degree (advanced degree a plus) in marketing, animal science, meat science, agri-business or production
Has food and fresh meat marketing experience
Have excellent organizational, communication, analytical and writing skills; detail-oriented
Are able to manage multiple projects and assignments
Must be willing to travel up to 30%
Knowledge of livestock production and/or experience is beneficial to this position
Midan Marketing is the first agency of its kind — a strategic marketing, research and creative agency dedicated to ensuring a prosperous future for all stakeholders in the meat industry.
Our mission is to remind consumers why they love meat and ensure meat remains an important part of their meal choices. We are champions for the value of meat!
Like our principals, many of our team members grew up on family ranches and farms or have worked in the packer/processor, retail and foodservice sectors. Their personal perspectives provide unique insights into our partners and consumers that we share through the talents of our marketing, advertising, creative and consumer research teams.