May 17, 2021

Account Director

Job title : Account Director

Reports to : VP – Growth & Partnerships

Team : Growth & Partnerships


What do we do at C2 International? Convene communities. How do we do it? By inspiring people with compelling content and mind-blowing experiences. Why do we do it? To connect people. We believe that the solutions to challenges — big and small — reside in each of us and it is through collaboration, exchange and creativity that we contribute to the advancement of society, the economy and organizations.

We are looking for the next generation of C2 International talent. If you want to be part of our continued evolution and fit this profile, let’s join forces!




As an Account director, you are in charge of client satisfaction and retention and organizational efficiency. You will develop strong and meaningful relationships with our clients, understand and protect their strategic vision & interest and collaborate with the C2 team to deliver best in class experiences. That will lead to account growth and retention.




  • Smart, strategic, quick thinker, curious
  • Empathetic, collaborative, leadership
  • Attentive to details and organized
  • Looking to make a difference and have an impact within a team
  • Self starter, great judgment and autonomous



Relationship Management & Business Development


  • With the VP of Growth and partnerships, ensure goals, objectives and contractual commitments of your clients are met via project execution
  • Develop a trust-based relationship with C2’s clients
  • Act as internal gatekeeper for objectives & strategic vision of the clients programs
  • Act as the primary point of contact and liaison between the client, C2 and/or any other relevant team members
  • Remain knowledgeable at all times about the status of your account & ensure work is completed accurately and on time
  • Understand the client’s business and industry-update C2 team on any relevant news;
  • Anticipate client needs and create new opportunities for deeper relationship, engagement and revenue growth
  • Be a part of the project team and make sure all teams deliver a five-star experience at every stage of the operational process within the contractual parameters
  • Understand the long-term growth strategy for C2 and ensure that the relationship with the client evolves in this direction


Project Management 


  • Maintain a close working relationship with the client’s main point of contact and internal project team to ensure the end-to-end execution of commitment
  • Collaborate with the internal project team to create estimates, work back schedules, and other supporting documentation to provide guidelines to clients as well as ensure a well- integrated workflow with internal teams
  • Actively participate in the production of internal debriefs and produce required documentation
  • Organize client facing meetings (agenda, send invitations, minutes, follow-ups)




  • Bachelor’s  degree or equivalent experience 
  • Five (5) + years experience in Account services/consulting
  • At least 3+ years direct client/account management responsibility
  • Background in a marketing/advertising/digital agency is a strong  asset
  • Event industry experience is an asset
  • Digital and web experience an asset
  • Strong communication skills, able to synthesize information effectively
  • Detail focused, yet also able to keep sight of the big picture
  • Flexible with change and able to manage multiple deadlines under pressure
  • Familiar with Slack, Salesforce, Google Suite, Adobe is a plus
  • Bilingual French-English – perfectly spoken and written


Full-time permanent position, start date as soon as possible. 

Remote work because of the pandemic. 

Location: Montreal preferred, but will consider remote candidates in Canada.


At C2, we look beyond your CV. Tell us how you could contribute to the team. If this opportunity interests you, send your CV and a short cover letter to



C2 is an equal opportunity employer and does not condone discrimination on the basis of race, religion, sex (including pregnancy, gender identity and sexual orientation), parental status, national origin, age, disability, family medical history or genetic information or other non-merit-based factors. All applicants will be considered.

N.b. Only shortlisted candidates will be contacted.


C2 International
The most forward-thinking 360 convener of communities — live and digital.


C2 International is a year-round convener of communities. Through rich experiences and compelling content in person and online, C2 International unlocks business ecosystems’ value by helping clients mobilize, engage, expand and monetize their communities. C2 has created a range of programs encompassing online and live events, content creation and community management. C2 International has delivered award-winning events, strategies and programs in 36 cities worldwide in North America, Europe, United Arab Emirates, Asia and Africa. The flagship proprietary event, C2 Montréal, has been voted the #1 Business Conference for the last four years in a row. C2 International is a member of kyu, a renowned international collective of leading companies such as IDEO, Sid Lee, Kepler and SY Partners comprised of more than 3,000 creative and strategy professionals.