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Account Manager: Design Team of Agency

My client, a large an independent full-service agency with a great culture, is looking for a switched-on Account Manager with around 3 years experience to add value to their design team, working on a large retail account. Previous experience in a Design Studio in Account- and Traffic Management would be advantageous.

You’ll need to:

– Assist and drive design solutions from briefing, trafficking and ensuring that projects are delivered on time and on budget. Projects will include in-store point-of-sale, local area marketing collateral, press, magazine, catalogue, brand identities, campaign frameworks, photographic shoots and retouching.
– Be passionate about design, process driven and enjoy working in a fast-paced environment; independently and as part of a cohesive team.
– Have excellent verbal and written communication skills and have a positive can-do attitude and unbelievable attention to detail.

The role:

Besides for building relationships with clients, project manage (from brief to completion), a large part of this role will be scheduling of designer allocations, managing WIPS and timings in conjunction with the Head of Design, who you’ll report to. You’ll be responsible for proofing material for dispatch including print and digital and managing stock images etc.

Other Responsibilities:
• Develop and maintain and exceptional relationships with the clients and manage client expectations
• Write clear concise creative, design and reverse briefs
• Provide competitor analysis and trend reporting for key projects and major campaigns.
• Project management – full life-cycle of all projects
• Mark up artwork accurately and briefs creative, designers and studio
• Problem solve and deliver suitable solutions
• Financial ownership of each project (estimates, POs, forecasting, JCRs)
• Understanding of multiple communications channels and how creative ideas need to be adapted for each medium

This is a great environment in which to work and the staff enjoy benefits which other companies do not offer. Whilst it is a large agency, each department is a comprises of a close-knit supportive team.




Please email your CV IN WORD FORMAT to lynette@adstaff.com.au SORRY ONLY SHORTLISTED CANDIDATES WILL BE CONTACTED. Must have Australian PR.


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