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inferno, a full-service advertising, public relations, design and digital marketing firm, has an immediate opening for a full-time Account Executive.

Job Description

The Account Executive (AE) is responsible for daily contact between the agency and one or more client accounts. The AE interfaces with the various departments of the agency to move things through on behalf of the client. This includes meeting with the creative team, media planner, public relations department, interactive team and production manager regarding project work and strategic client planning.

Account Executives have major input in developing strategic marketing plans for their clients. After plans are developed and presented to clients, the AE is responsible for carrying the plan out on a daily basis.

Account Executives are also responsible for gaining new business from existing clients. Account Executives are not salespeople; they are service personnel. Account Executives will not be asked to cold canvas for new business. This takes valuable time from servicing their present accounts.


  • Serve as the primary contact to multiple clients, understand the client needs, and
    translate those needs to the appropriate department within the agency.
  • Meet regularly with production manager, creative director, traffic manager, media
    planner, public relations, and interactive staff to coordinate agency efforts on
    behalf of assigned clients/accounts.
  • Effectively present, sell, and defend all agency work/proposals to clients; support
    other client service team members in these functions.
  • Keep apprised of clients’ brands, products, services, and
    marketing developments.
  • Assist in preparing client invoices, proposals, marketing, media, and public
    relations plans.
  • Regularly check for and respond promptly to all client communications, including
    calls and emails.
  • Coordinate with interactive and creative teams to ensure traditional/interactive
    synthesis of marketing efforts.
  • Check and approve creative/production materials, copy, layouts, and production
    art, and coordinate client approval of same.
  • Ensure prompt collection of accounts receivable.
  • Coordinate project timing and budgets with all relevant agency personnel.
  • Actively seek additional projects/new business from client contacts.
  • Other duties maybe assigned.


  • BS/BA degree
  • 3-5 years marketing or relevant experience
  • Must have excellent written and verbal communication, presentation, execution,
    and organizational skills
  • Must be a self-starter, resourceful, creative, and results-oriented

Preferred Qualifications

  • Strong knowledge of billing and budgets
  • Experience with Workamajig
  • Proficient with Microsoft Office and Apple software

What you can expect from us

  • A fast-paced and rewarding experience, working alongside a great group of motivated professionals.
  • Awesome Downtown Memphis location with paid parking.
  • Variety
  • Paid vacation after your 6-month probationary period
  • Paid holidays
  • An additional week of paid leave to support a cause you are passionate about
    through our Fuelanthropic initiative
  • Health insurance plan
  • 401(k), with company matching.

inferno, a full-service advertising, public relations, design, and digital marketing firm has an immediate opening for a full-time copywriter.

We are looking to add copywriting talent to our team – wherever you are in your career. At inferno you will not be assigned to a single client, which means you will work on everything from online ads, emails, traditional advertising, online content, scripts for radio, television, and video – for clients that range from international corporations to local boutiques, to some of the best charitable organizations in Memphis.

Working at inferno is about doing great work and doing good. We believe in giving back to our community through our Fuelanthropic initiative. We provide opportunities and encourage our team to get involved and do something. In our 20 years we have donated more than 15,000 hours to local efforts to improve our hometown.

Here is what we expect if inferno is the right place for you:

  • Be a good fit with our culture. No prima donnas.
  • A love for writing.
  • Consistent, on-strategy work that is conceptually strong and backed up by clear rationales that sell the work internally and externally.
  • Outstanding creative ingenuity and variety, demonstrating a thorough exploration of possible creative solutions to any given communications need.
  • An ability to master a wide variety of clients, industries, and products.
  • Write all forms of copy – creative, technical, long, short, online content, scripts for radio, TV, and video.
  • Master and maintain established client voices and brand guidelines.
  • Develop project planning and execution habits to ensure efficient, accurate copy solutions
  • Handle a large number of jobs simultaneously, maintaining strategic and creative quality.
  • Work effectively in a high-performance team made up of diverse disciplines.
  • Be self-motivated to get projects completed.

And what can you expect from us:

  • A fast paced and rewarding experience working alongside a great group of motivated professionals
  • Awesome downtown location with paid parking
  • Variety
  • Paid vacation after your 6-month probationary period
  • Paid holidays
  • An additional week of paid leave to support a cause you are passionate about through our Fuelanthropic Initiative
  • Health Insurance Plan
  • 401K with a company match
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