As 2019 came to a close we got word that veteran account manager Josh Mercaldo made the move to Rizen Creative.
Josh has spent the better part of the past two decades in the agency world, first with Mediaphex, which later merged to become Wirestone (now part of Accenture Interactive), then Publicis, followed by a decade-plus with Drake Cooper, and most recently CLM.
He is a graduate of Idaho State University, and lifelong Toronto Blue Jays fan.
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Murie Design Group in Boise is looking for a Project Account Manager. A summary of the job description shared with us recently:
We are currently seeking a motivated and energetic Project Account Manager to assist us in managing and planning client projects, providing excellent care for all of our important client relationships.
This role is full-time, with standard office hours in our fun downtown Boise location.
Develop and manage project scope and schedule
Ensure all assigned projects are delivered on-time and within budget
Establish and maintain on-going relationships with clients
Participate in and document all discussions during client meetings and calls
Compile and relay client feedback to the creative team
Proofreading all copy and artwork, ensuring that it exceeds the needs of the client
Excellent verbal and written communication skills
Excellent interpersonal and customer service skills
Excellent organizational skills and attention to detail
Excellent time management skills with a proven ability to meet deadlines
Strong prioritization abilities as well as analytical and problem-solving skills
Thorough understanding of or the ability to quickly learn about the project or campaign being developed
Proficient with Microsoft Office Suite or related software
Education and Experience:
Bachelor’s degree in a related field, which may include Business, Project Management or Graphic Design, required
At least three years of related experience required
PMP, PgMP, CAPM, Content creation and/or Copywriting experience a plus
Please provide us with your resume and a cover letter that details your relevant experience and why you would be a great fit for the Murie team! Info@Murie.com
Central District Health is requesting quotes for a marketing and advertising plan to increase awareness of CDH programs and services throughout the four counties we serve and to increase the agency’s clinic client base.
Full RFQ details are available in the documents below.
Deadline to respond is Friday, December 6th at 5:00 p.m. MST.
Catching up on recent (and possibly not so recent) new hires and promotions.
Foerstel shared – via Instagram – that they’ve added Abbi Page to their team as their newest Art Director.
We also got word that Max White has been promoted to Creative Director and Jessica Holmes to Associate Creative Director over at CLM, following the departure of John Liebenthal earlier this year. Separately, they’ve also added Morgan Weber to their team as a Digital Designer.