Marketing & Communications Associate Director, Midwest Region
Location:
Chicago , Illinois
Posted:
September 08, 2017
Reference:
00451109
 Basic Qualifications:
  • Bachelor’s degree
  • Minimum 15 years of experience in marketing, and/or marketing communications roles
Preferred Qualifications:
  • Experience using digital and social marketing to amplify traditional marketing efforts
  • Understanding of new digital business trends, environment and players
  • Professional services marketing experience preferred
  • Deep expertise and skills in strategic Marketing & Communications, especially in area of specialization or crossing several functional/technical areas
  • Expert in integrated marketing concepts, branding and message development
  • Excellent working experience in all aspects of Marketing & Communications, especially media and analyst relations, advertising, internet marketing, internal communications, collateral production, credential development and recruitment marketing
  • Strong global perspective
  • Experience in services and/or business to business marketing
  • Broad understanding of business marketplace and relationships with experts in area of specialization outside Accenture
  • Expert project management skills
  • Expert budget management and financial reporting skills, including large budgets with multiple vendors and deliverables
Professional Skills:
  • Proven leadership skills—team building, supervision, mentoring and managing of diverse and virtual teams to drive integration
  • Strong and deep overall business acumen and good knowledge of Accenture’s area of business and overall business strategy
  • Able to influence highest levels of leadership within Accenture’s large, matrixed organization through relationship building and strong executive-level presence
  • Ability to develop and apply creative and ingenious solutions to complex issues
  • Superior oral and written communications skills and presentation skills
  • Ability to work autonomously and independently, yet integrate appropriately with other areas within Marketing & Communications and other areas within Accenture
  • Passion for well-executed deliverables in support of Accenture business strategy
  • Superior negotiation, mediation and conflict management skills to resolve complex, high-risk, high-impact issues
  • Thrive on working in intense, deliverable-driven and deadline-driven environment
  • Demonstrated leadership in professional setting; either military or civilian
  • Demonstrated teamwork and collaboration in a professional setting; either military or civilian
Applicants for employment in the US must have work authorization that does not now or in the future require sponsorship of a visa for employment authorization in the United States and with Accenture (i.e., H1-B visa, F-1 visa (OPT), TN visa or any other non-immigrant status).
 
Candidates who are currently employed by a client of Accenture or an affiliated Accenture business may not be eligible for consideration.
 
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