Advertising Agency Business Manager

Huge opportunity @ red hot ad shop for hard working, high energy professional with a passion to grow and succeed.

Group CJ has immediate opening for a multi-talented, extremely organized administrator to help facilitate agency traffic/job flow through the creative process and handle AP/AR.  Business Manager will work  closely with  Agency Principal A.K.A. Chick-n-Charge.
While we don’t relish stuffy titles at Group CJ – we do admire intellect, curiosity, creativity and teamwork.  It is key our new group member interacts with our creative team, media reps and clients to play an integral part of agency.  We are seeking an out-going professional capable of doing much more than the books.   While AP/AR represents a percentage of the job responsibility, it goes hand in hand with the development strategic annual plans and media placement - means you must be a wiz with Excel and complex spreadsheets, QuickBooks knowledge -  some media background helpful.  Basic bookkeeping experience and personality plus required.

We are looking for a collaborative, enthusiastic professional who thrives in an open, sometimes hectic environment.  It is of the utmost importance you are interested in sticking around for the long haul and growing with the agency.  Our new hire must be a highly organized, career-oriented professional with a keen intellect and an ability to handle multiple diverse projects.  Our group requires a real go-getter willing to work hard for important public awareness projects and the businesses we have the pleasure to represent.  We need a professional who thinks like an owner and one that knows no task is too small or demeaning – leave you ego at the door.

Our renovated downtown three-story warehouse provides an imaginative and open environment for those who love a fast pace and interaction.
Ability to write collaboratively, turn on a dime and handle numerous projects a part of the gig.

In marketing we all must have “a way with words” (hint: write a nice cover letter).

An excellent opportunity for a numbers person with a creative soul and lots of enthusiasm. If you feel you have these unique qualifications and are ready to work hard and reap the benefits.  Send resumes, references and cover letter to the Chick-n-Charge.
Group CJ.  314 Old Vine Street.  Lexington.  KY  40507.

Candidate must be in the Lexington market or already planning a move to the Bluegrass area.

College Degree, Business Management and Marketing skills preferred.
Agency experience ideal (but hard to come by) - otherwise applicants must have either accounting or media background.
Extremely detail oriented.
Very intelligent.
Ability to compose complex spreadsheets - a whiz with EXCEL
Mac user preferred.  One who is very adept at learning new programs.
Quickbooks utilized as is Power Point.
Highly communicative - requires both written and oral communication skills (see Hint above).
Presentation skills a plus.