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Account Executive, Luxury Automotive, Vehicle Logistics

Stamford, Connecticut, United States
Requisition ID: 6039

THE JOB / Account Executive, Luxury Automotive, Vehicle Logistics

EXPERIENCES / Responsible for planning and executing event and experiential marketing programs.

We are searching for a dependable Account Executive to join the Vehicle Logistics team and support the fleet managers on day to day vehicle operations. The right candidate will be able to work as part of a team and will collaborate with various internal teams and divisions, client partners/vendors, and consumers! Strong team dynamics skills, excellent organizational skills, and strong interpersonal skills are required for this position. Willingness to travel and work select weekends and holidays is also required.

Please also know that the well-being of our employees, partners, fans and consumers are top of mind to our agency, and we are taking measures to ensure proper health and safety initiatives and protocols are in place for our events and activations.

All applicants must provide proof of COVID vaccination or contact the organization’s HR team if eligible for an exemption.

 

THE WORK YOU’LL DO

  • Assist with managing vehicle logistics for experiential marketing fleet vehicles; inclusive of arranging transports, vehicle tracking, coordinating repairs, insurance needs, vehicle orders, service requirements, product training, decals, and coordinating fueling and detailing services
  • Proactively develop relationships with vehicle logistics partners, vendors and event staff to ensure programs and procedures are implemented efficiently
  • On-site event set-up, management and breakdown
  • Interview, hire, train and manage temporary staff who assist with executing events on-site
  • Manage insurance and violation processing
  • Other related duties/projects as reasonably assigned

 

THE BIGGER TEAM YOU’LL JOIN

Where others see complexity, we see possibility.

Octagon is the global sports, entertainment and experiential marketing arm of the Interpublic Group. But if that classification doesn’t do it for you, and it shouldn’t, let’s take it a step further.

We are what we believe. And we believe that while the world of sports and entertainment is full of opportunities and possibilities, sometimes the amount of choice can seem a little overwhelming. Even daunting.

That’s where we come into play.

At Octagon we inspire brands, talent, and our people to see the world for all its potential. We then help break down the complexity and push forward so you can make your next right move.

 

WHO WE’RE LOOKING FOR

  • A passion for and expertise in sports, entertainment, gaming, music and/or celebrity & lifestyle culture
  • Interest in automotive industry required; Previous automotive experience preferred
  • Bachelor’s Degree and/or 1-2+ years related marketing and logistics experience
  • A strong ability to work as part of a team, demonstrate initiative and solve problems independently
  • A reliable and responsible individual with an upbeat and energetic personality
  • You can effectively work with all types of personalities
  • Strong organizational and communication skills, both oral and written, with an attention to details.
  • The ability to manage multiple projects at one time
  • Valid driver’s license, clean driving record
  • Computer knowledge: MS Word, Excel, PowerPoint
  • Comfortable with extensive travel and weekend work with non-traditional hours

 

Octagon is proud to be an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, citizenship, disability or protected veteran status.

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