You’re curious, courageous and authentic.
So are we.What else do we have in common? You’re creative, strategic and results-driven. You’re a great communicator and a great collaborator. You do the right thing. Those are our values, too. Bottom line: We’re dedicated to making a difference for our clients and the world at large – and having fun while we do it. Shelton Group is the nation’s leading marketing communications agency exclusively focused in the energy and environmental sectors. We’re the experts, and that’s reflected in our impressive and growing roster of clients. We’ve built a highly creative team here in Knoxville, one that loves to work hard and laugh hard. And we sleep well at night knowing that we do good work: good for our clients, and good for the rest of us, too. If you’re a dedicated professional who wants to advance your career in this rapidly growing and increasingly relevant sector – and you want to have fun while you’re doing it – Shelton Group just might be the place for you. Available positions:
VP Finance & Administration
We are currently seeking a VP Finance & Administration with 7 – 10 years experience serving as a CFO or managing an Accounting department. The ideal candidate will also have experience with employee benefits, HR management and recruiting. The VP Finance & Administration manages all aspects of the agency’s systems as well as managing all outside relationships with bankers, attorneys, CPAs, benefits and HR consultants, and IT support providers. Monthly financial reporting, forecasting and analysis are a key part of the responsibilities for this position. The position requires a solutions-driven individual capable of seeing the big picture without losing sight of details. He or she should be a creative problem solver with strong interpersonal skills. A four-year business degree with a concentration in Accounting is a requirement.
Shelton Group is seeking a senior-level account manager with 10+ years experience within a marketing communications firm and/or full-service advertising agency to lead and manage a group of accounts. The account director must be equally adept at leading strategic marketing communications efforts and overseeing execution to ensure high-quality, efficient work that exceeds client expectations and optimizes agency profitability. The position requires a solutions-driven individual capable of seeing the big picture without losing sight of details. He or she should be comfortable developing and moving forward with plans despite ambiguity, and the ability to lead and direct a team of account/project managers is a must. The account director must also instill confidence in clients, proficiently manage financial projections, and organically grow the business. Strong verbal and written communications skills will be necessary for every aspect of this position. A four-year business or marketing degree is required. Experience with B2B marketing, building products, energy efficiency and/or environmental sustainability is a plus.
Are you incredibly detail oriented? Do you love to see a project through from start to finish, and excel at ensuring it stays on task, on budget and on time? Would you prefer to work in a creative environment where you’re constantly learning about new industries and new ways to solve marketing challenges? If so, you may be a great fit for a project manager position at Shelton Group. We are looking for a sharp self-starter who is comfortable working with a healthy level of ambiguity and is capable of bringing order to what some people may view as chaos. The ideal candidate will have two to four years experience in marketing communications, preferably with a full service advertising or marketing communications firm, the ability to manage coordination of a lot of deadlines and deliverables at once, excellent verbal and written communications skills, a lot of good old-fashioned common sense, a good head for business and a four-year degree in marketing, communications or business. If this sounds like you or someone you know, we encourage you to apply or forward this opportunity to other qualified candidates.
Shelton Group is a great environment that encourages strong work, stimulates creative ideas, nurtures a team atmosphere, and pushes us all to strive for greatness. And there’s also beer on tap – which is nice, and helps all of the above.
- Mike Twardy
- Senior Account Executive
It’s a great place to collaborate with some of the brightest minds in the energy efficiency space, and actually get to see your work begin to make a difference.
- Jeremy Parker
- Digital Designer