Jessie Whitman

Jessie Whitman

New York, NY, US



Six years of Marketing/Advertising experience, specializing in client services, project management, business development, and creative strategy seeking a multidisciplinary role at a dynamic creative agency or brand.

Clients: Fashion, Beauty, Luxury, Hospitality, Pharmaceutical

Projects: Digital, Social, Experiential, E-Commerce, Documentary, OOH

Nominated for 2020 Female Frontier "Rising to the Top" Honoree by Campaign US



Spring Studios, New York, NY, US, Senior Account Manager

Controlled large portfolio of clients with a combined budget of $15.4MM including Estée Lauder, Mastercard, Tom Ford Beauty, Canada Goose, and Victoria Beckham Beauty
New York, NY
• Built, managed, and retained trusted client relations, upholding client business and project strategy, illuminating organic growth opportunities, and acting as on-site representative during productions
• Steered strategy, creative development, and production to meet project brief, articulating POV to client
• Operated projects through briefing, scopes, resourcing, timelines, financial estimates, and burn reports
• Supervised direct report through training, mentorship, development, and delegation
• Strengthened agency business and brand through executing new business proposals, including the
procurement of Equinox in 2018, and managing @SpringStudios social media accounts
• Traveled as sole account lead during two month international documentary production for client, collaborating
with indigenous communities to amplify mental health awareness, suicide prevention, and native cultures
• Executed an experiential culinary program for Mastercard, recreating and operating six world class restaurants inside of Spring Studios for 8 months

Aug 2018 - Jul 2020

TBWA, New York, NY, US, Global Associate Account Manager

• Managed daily client relations across digital and print projects for Accenture
• Ensured tactics have clear objectives, timings, ownership, and deliverables, meeting client brief
• Collaborated cross-functionally with project managers, producers, and vendors
• Oversaw financial reconciliations, estimates, and project burn

Jan 2018 - Jul 2018

Ogilvy & Mather, New York, NY, US, Project Manager

• Served as project management lead on Johnson & Johnson, Weight Watchers, Bristol-Myers Squibb, and the new business procurement of Clovis Rubraca
• Executed end-to-end print and digital project plans including deliverable charts, staff resourcing, timelines, and project statuses
• Calculated projected deliverable risks and distribute contingency plans to key stakeholders
• Handled brand finances including budgets, estimates, purchase orders, and invoices
• Assisted art department in creating layouts and storyboards for client presentations
• Seamlessly collaborated with outside advertising firms, production agencies, and vendors

Feb 2015 - Sep 2017


University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, Champaign, IL, US, Bachelors, Advertising

Sep 2010 - Jun 2014