Advertising Manager Resume Sample

Updated on: July 26, 2021

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Advertising Manager Resume Example

Dale Knight
4521 Ramsdell Drive, Rockford, MI 14241
(000) 454-7474
daleknight @ email . com


Creative and results-oriented individual with 16+ years’ vast experience in handling the advertising needs of large companies. Ability to assist clients to determine different and plausible ways of increasing their market share and presence. A proven leader who is able to motivate advertising and marketing teams to make the most of their potential.

• Market Share Improvements • Product Featuring
• Market Identification • Sales Liaison
• Contract Negotiation • Market Research
• Pricing Strategies • Product Promotion
• Budgeting Goals • Advertising Effectiveness Measurements
• Goals Balancing • Budget Administration


Advertising Manager
Dec 2015 – Jul 2021

DELTEK, INC., Rockford, MI 

Key Achievements
• Increased the market share of a company by 25% through extensive advertising management.
• Met all campaign goals between the years 2012 and 2015 by directing, motivating and monitoring the mobilization of trained advertising campaign teams.
• Successfully prepared and administered advertising budgets and project schedules.
• Effectively recommended creative concept revisions according to clients’ individual requirements and preferences.
Key Responsibilities
• Reduced advertising costs for a start-up business and still managed to create a lasting presence in the industry
• Handled the advertising needs of one of the biggest corporations in Michigan with staggeringly positive results translating into increased business for the company
• Built rapport with clients to increase renewals and referrals and ensured cross-selling and upselling opportunities
• Administered advertising plans in correlation with clients’ specific requirements
• Conferred with clients to determine their advertising needs and provided them with several options to choose from
• Prepared and negotiated advertising, sales and marketing contracts and developed contracts for promotional campaigns
• Performed detailed research work to gather and organize data needed for advertising campaign development and execution

Assistant Advertising Manager
May 2011 – Dec 2015
Key Responsibilities

• Conducted preliminary interviews with clients to determine their advertising needs.
• Assisted in performing market research to determine the client’s company’s current market share and competitors.
• Provided support in planning and executing advertising campaigns aimed at increasing sales and presence.
• Recommend promotional opportunities and additional services to increase company revenue.
• Assisted in negotiating contracts, handling creative concept revisions and coordinating media placements.
• Analyzed sales promotion results to determine cost-effectiveness and formulate efficient plans to extend business opportunities.
• Gathered information to assist with decision-making procedures regarding media placement, featured products and campaign lengths.
• Kept in constant contact with clients to determine dynamic or additional advertising needs.
• Negotiated contracts and recommended creative concept revisions according to each client’s specific preferences.

BBA – Marketing
State University, Rockford, MI – 1998