Octagon Charlotte is looking for an Account Executive to work with a motorsports-centric client. The principal responsibilities for this role include supporting and executing NASCAR, INDYCAR and other motorsports platforms on behalf of the client, with particular emphasis on social media, plus traditional media planning, tracking and analysis.
Primary Responsibilities & Duties:
Co-lead sponsorship social media programs, including content development, site monitoring, measurement/analysis and recaps/reporting
Assist with traditional media planning, tracking and analysis, including radio, television and online
Support mobile marketing and fan engagement programs at the track
Create recap documents for programs and assist in providing year-end wrap-up reports
Update and maintain weekly, monthly and annual recaps, status reports, competitive reviews, etc.
Develop and foster excellent working relationships with clients and industry partners
Support account team across all platforms as needed
Additional duties as assigned
1+ year(s) experience in related field
Relevant internships included
Previous motorsports experience strongly preferred
Professional social media experience preferred
Demonstrated ability to work effectively under short deadlines and as part of a team
Detail oriented and superior organization skills
Demonstrated ability to initiate work (self-starter)
A “pitch in”, “roll up your sleeves” attitude and work ethic
Excellent communications skills – both written and verbal
A writing and Excel assignment will be part of the hiring process
Proficiency with Microsoft Office Suite (Word, Excel and PowerPoint)
Ability and flexibility to work long, untraditional hours, travel and weekend/holiday work as needed (up to 50% travel)
Octagon is an Equal Opportunity Employer. EEO/AA/M/F/D/V.
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