Account Manager

Berlin Communications is an award-winning Edmonton-based agency in the business of positioning our clients to win on issues of public interest. We are looking for a full-time Account Manager to join our team.

We have four core values that we bring to our work and all our projects:

  • Humanity – We acknowledge and respect the humanity in ourselves and others.
  • Curiosity – We are curious about the world around us and the culture we live in.
  • Intent – We don’t do things by accident.
  • Grit – We find a way to make it happen.

The successful candidate will manage their own clients. Typically, 5 or 6 at a time. You’ll be responsible for not only advising the client and briefing the creative team, but making sure all the pieces are in place and the project stays on time and on budget.

If you lack any of the specific qualifications we list in the posting, but think that you have the right qualities, please feel free to make a case for yourself. Some of our strongest account people have come from sociology, journalism, politics or design backgrounds – but they embody our values, write well and are fully committed to our clients and projects.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Being the agency’s key point of contact with clients.
  • Project scoping and planning.
  • Strategy and recommendation writing.
  • Leading client and internal meetings.
  • Identifying issues and solutions.
  • Project budget tracking and forecasting.
  • Liaising with the rest of the Berlin team in pursuit of excellent client work.

Qualifications and Experience:


  • 3-6+ years in progressively responsible project management roles
  • Experience serving internal or external clients
  • Strong writing and communications skills


  • Experience working at an advertising agency or in-house agency model environment
  • Experience managing mass campaigns including traditional and digital media
  • Project management training
  • Experience working with government, public-sector, and/or member-based organizations
  • Bachelor’s Degree in business, arts, or communications

If you’re interested in applying, please e-mail a cover letter, resume and resume to Willie Lee at The position will remain open until filled.

Thanks for your interest – we can’t wait to meet the next Berliner.