The average salary for an Account Director, Advertising in Canada is C$89,665.
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Job Description for Account Director, Advertising
An advertising account director serves as an intermediary between their organization's clients and the various departments involved in creating advertising products. The account director works to understand what is needed to create a successful advertising campaign for their client, conducting discussions with the client and research into the client’s competition. They help the client understand how the director's company can help them achieve success, and they may conduct some marketing, usuall…Read more
Account Director, Advertising Tasks
- Develop and manage customer relationships in order to retain existing revenue and attain additional business.
- Develop department budget.
- Contact prospective customers by cold calling, premise visits, networking and customer appointments.
- Approve project timeline and deliverables.
- Develop sales in the designated target market by identifying new sales opportunities.
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Pay by Experience Level for Account Director, Advertising
A mid-career Account Director, Advertising with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of C$89,665 based on 6 salaries. An experienced Account Director, Advertising with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of C$89,000 based on 7 salaries.
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