location / New York, New York
date posted / 01/27/2017
job description / Account Supervisor, Global Growth, MRM//McCann

Core Duties/Responsibilities



As a key member of the Global Growth Team, this role will have direct interaction with key executive leaders at MRM//McCann. The New Business Supervisor will support the EVP, Chief Marketing Officer and global team.


You Are:

  • A storyteller, first and foremost
  • Able to look at the big picture, while keeping an eye on the details
  • Comfortable with C‐level management and other senior level folks
  • Able to balance multiple deliverables and timelines
  • People‐focused and results‐focused
  • Innovative and can come up with unique solutions in dire situations
  • Able to create structure in a fluid environment
  • Collaborative in nature
  • Best when in a fast‐paced, high‐profile and exciting environment


Required Skills/Knowledge/Experience


  • Play a significant leadership role in the development on all RFPs, with direction from the Director of Business
  • Development, and support from the Business Development staff
  • Manage a new business pitch budget and resources with no surprises
  • Lead presentation and pitch teams in an effective and efficient manner
  • Lead a process that drives teams to strong, strategic presentations
  • Assist the Director of Business Development in the development of a revenue growth strategy, with emphasis on new clients
  • Identify specific clients/ brands that meet the criteria of that strategy, subject to approval of the SVP of New Business, the New York MD and the NY Ops Team
  • Develops and maintains prospect database
  • Assist the Director of Business Development with proactive outreach efforts to attract those clients to the agency, with oversight from Director of Business Development
  • Researches, analyzes and monitors industry trends to capitalize on market/new business opportunities
  • Bring creativity and inspiration to the team
  • Maintain highest quality pitch standards in concert with Business Development Director
  • Be the go‐to person on all things New York and Princeton new business
  • Be the key liaison between various departments in the agency, including production, technology, performance, strategy and creative


Job Requirements:

  • Four to six years of relevant experience
  • BA in marketing or business
  • Fearlessness, empathy, flexibility and perseverance in interacting with senior and junior agency executives who are looking for new business support and leadership.
  • High Emotional Intelligence, evident from the individual’s interactions with the New Business team as well as the broader agency that demonstrates maturity, openness, empathy, determination, a drive to succeed, and balance in life   
  • Proven ability to lead team efforts
  • Must have client‐facing experience
  • Experience working within a New Business agency pitch environment
  • Strong writing abilities and deep knowledge of digital and integrated marketing fundamentals
  • Strong research and analytical capabilities
  • Photoshop, InDesign, Illustrator skills a plus, but not required


At MRM, Relationship is our Middle name.


MRM//McCann is a leading customer relationship agency that leverages the power of creativity, the beauty of data, and the magic of technology to nurture, encourage and sustain strong relationships between brands and their customers – in turn, creating meaningful experiences for people, while driving business results.


We employ the most innovative talent in the industry to digitally drive the transformation of our clients’ businesses and provide creative solutions to help brands grow meaningful relationships with people.


Do you excel when working in a team? Are you fascinated by the endless possibilities that technology brings to marketing? Are you ready to transform our world?


If so, you will thrive in our culture based on the Important Things We Believe (I.T.W.B.s)

  1. Ideas power everything
  2. We’re Better Together
  3. We’ll figure it out
  4. Complexity can be managed
  5. It only counts if we deliver
  6. Technology is magic


We love our diverse workplace! MRM//McCann is an equal opportunity employer and does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, gender, religion, age, sexual orientation, national or ethnic origin, disability, marital status, veteran status or any other occupationally irrelevant criteria.