Associate Account Executive

Employer Curious Plot
Location Minneapolis, MN
Type Full time
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Posted on November 15, 2022


Assists account leadership in the day-to-day management of assigned accounts, while developing account service skills. Works to ensure that projects proceed according to plan and timelines, alerting account leadership of potential problems/issues before they occur. Ensures that all relevant client materials and information are properly archived in the agency systems.


  • Handles day-to-day internal agency activities for assigned clients.
  • Supports account leadership in managing overall client relationship.
  • Stays aware of client activities to provide backup with account executives are not available.
  • Prepares meeting agendas, conference/ action reports, proposals and other internal and client communications and correspondence.
  • Processes job/work requests.
  • Works with account leadership, project management and functional teams to develop project estimates and timelines.
  • Tracks project work/deliverables against budgets and timelines.
  • Ensures that internal communications and process procedures are followed.
  • Reviews all client work deliverables and ensures that work is approved and meets client standards before being reviewed by clients or turned over to suppliers.
  • Gathers and assembles client and industry background information as needed by the account team.
  • Is knowledgeable and stays current with assigned clients’ brands/products/services.


  • B.S. in agriculture and/or food business, marketing, journalism, communications and or related field
  • 0 – 3 years of experience working in a marketing communications / public relations / internal communications capacity
  • Background / experience in agriculture and/or food preferred


  • Action Oriented
  • Comfort Around Higher Management
  • Customer focus
  • Dealing with Ambiguity
  • Organizational Agility


Curious Plot is a marketing, communications and consulting agency driven to find what’s next for food and agriculture. We help set strategy, align teams, frame opinions and create demand for our clients. You will perform well with our company if your skills align with the following agency competencies:

  • Composure
  • Customer Focus
  • Functional/Technical Skills
  • Priority Setting
  • Problem Solving
  • Peer Relationships
  • Dealing with Ambiguity

Apply here.