THE JOB / ACCOUNT EXECUTIVE Are you ready to work on an account that gives you hands on event management experience? As an Account Executive youll oversee 15-20 professional stadium tradeshow initiatives on behalf of a Home Improvement client. Youll work closely with key client and agency partners as well as external vendors. You should be proactive, highly organized, and will be required to provide support for activation planning and execution. THE WORK YOULL DO * Assist with development, planning, execution and post-event reporting for tradeshow events * Respond to local market questions requests and ensure on-time delivery to events * On-site event set-up, management and breakdown * Update and maintain status reports, administrative documents, budgets * Prepare key business documents for all parties (i.e. client, onsite staff, properties and vendor partners) involved with each program/event * Manage vendor relationships and payment processing * Create recap documents for all events and assist in providing year-end wrap-up reports * Procurement of Event Liability Insurance, Certificates of Insurance and other required permits * Participate in regular calls with client, partners and internal staff * Develop and foster excellent working relationships with clients and agency partners * General account management and other duties as assigned THE BIGGER TEAM YOULL 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 doesnt do it for you, and it shouldnt, lets 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. Thats where we come into play. * A pitch-in, roll up your sleeves attitude and work ethic * Youll travel multiple times per month, be available to work some weekends, and support other account projects as needed 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.Employer's Job# 006340Please visit job URL for more information about this opening and to view EOE statement.