Wynford

The Account Director is responsible for overseeing the direction and delivery of all aspects of client projects, including production, onsite execution and reconciliation. 
 
RESPONSIBILITIES:
  • Serves as first contact for the office, greeting clients, staff and suppliers (hotel, tourism boards, destination management companies)
  • Works directly with the client to understand and translate expectations into program
  • Provides direction to the project team to ensure that the program team meets deadlines and that deliverables are on budget and aligned with client expectations
  • Acts in an internal sales capacity, and as the voice of and a trusted advisor to the client, always keeping the big picture in mind
  • Leads meetings with the client to understand and translate expectations and takes briefs
  • Providing direction on proposal development
  • Ensures that all teams and suppliers keep the client’s overall objectives in mind 
QUALIFICATIONS:
  • Typically has a minimum of 3 years of experience in account coordination or operating and planning incentive programs, conferences or meetings of varying scope and geographical location and complexity
  • Excellent planning and organizational skills
  • Strong budget and critical path management skills
  • Strong oral and written communication skills
  • Strong documentation skills (attention to detail)
  • The ability to work accurately under tight deadlines and manage multiple priorities
  • Leadership orientation and focused on results and team engagement
  • Proficient computer skills in MSWord, Excel, PowerPoint and Outlook
  • A post secondary degree or diploma in a related field an asset

Wynford welcomes and encourages applications from people with disabilities. Accommodations are available on request for candidates taking part in all aspects of the selection process.

To apply for this job email your details to jobs@wynfordtwg.com.