Now Hiring: Account Executive

Savage People

Savage Solutions is looking for an Account Executive to support our designers and writers. The creative folks need to complete projects in a sensible and timely fashion – and you could help make that happen. (If you’re a solid candidate for the job you know that’s easier said than done!) As our Account Executive, you’d use Basecamp to monitor the progress of roughly 12-14 concurrent projects and help the Savage team get sh!t done. To apply, send your resume to

Here’s what you’ll do:

– Understand and own the Savage process from start to finish
– Create achievable project timelines – and hold the Savage creative team to critical
– Be the main point of contact for our clients and serve as liaison between the Savage
creative team and clients
– Develop Tactical Briefs to spell out key components of each project – such as goals,
audience, client expectations, deadline, etc.
– Coordinate meetings that bring team members together to get projects started
– Learn the unique communication style for each team member, and manage projects
– Maximize our efficiency; minimize wasted time and rework
– Build trust with our creative team, internal leadership, and clients

Here’s what you’re like:

– 3-5 years experience as an Account Exec / Project Manager is a must
– Excellent written and verbal communication skills
– Great at asking the right questions to get work started – and done
– Strong listening skills; ability to synthesize and re-communicate information
– Highly organized with an ability to hit deadlines for assigned work
– Highly experienced with Microsoft Office, particularly Excel and Word
– Willing to learn new programs or skills
– Independent/self-starter; takes initiative to innovate and solve problems without direct
supervision and/or direction
– Strong work ethic
– Able to deal with a frequently changing workload, including many projects and fast-paced

Savage is a Milwaukee-based agency that provides brand, digital, and content strategy and execution for a broad portfolio of clients. We understand the value of ongoing career development and provide our employees with ample room to grow. In addition, Savage offers a casual work environment, monthly breakfasts, generous PTO, and health/dental insurance, as well as a sweet 401(k) plan.