Ogilvyu202fseeksu202fa highly driven, passionate Senior Account Executive with a background inu202fcommunity engagement and/oru202fcommunications to join our award-winning Social Change practice.u202f
This is an exciting opportunity to work with a federal agency encompassing a network of risk communications,u202femergency management,u202fcommunity outreach, partnership building,u202fcommunity planning,u202fand engineering experts tou202fengage a broad array of national and local stakeholders around the issues of natural disaster mitigation, climate change adaptation, andu202fcapacity building to empower communities to drive resilience.u202fThis unique program functions on national, regional, and community levels, and is extremely dynamic with a large team and many moving parts.
The Senior Account Executive is responsible for the day-to-day program management of their client account(s). They partner with account and program leaders to deliver operational discipline, delivery excellence, and speed to market for their client(s). They should be adept at communications and/or a public relations professional able to handle a broad variety of tasks with increasing independence and sound judgment. Additionally, the Senior Account Executive will work with account management leaders to track and communicate business results and the client's impact. They are highly organized and accountable team members, who are able to build relationships and collaborate with and draw on the expertise of Ogilvy's vast resources and capabilities.
The person who is in this role will report to the Washington, D.C., Ogilvy office and primarily support a client (i.e., FEMA Region 9) based in Oakland, California. It is preferable that the staff member is based in or near the Oakland, California area as the Region 9 account team and client are based on the West Coast and the team primarily works West Coast business hours.