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Freelance Senior Account Manager

This is a great opportunity for a freelance Senior Account Manager with previous client service experience working on FMCG or ideally Finance accounts within an advertising agency to assist a busy agency team

The role will be directly responsible for the delivery of creative output across integrated campaigns and liaising with the internal senior team, clients, media and creative as well as managing production, costs and timings.

This is a 1 to 2 month contract role and requires an immediate start.


JOY is the ‘favourite brand’ agency.

At the heart of our approach is the ability to attach brands with culture – giving brands clarity and currency in the consumer’s world. When you work with us, people understand and connect with where your brand is coming from, and feel like your brand has a living, immediate and important role in their lives, today.

We don’t facilitate brand exposure, we create favourite brands.

JOY Agency is looking for an experienced and passionate Account Director to become part of our skilled team. This is an amazing opportunity for an individual with integrated experience and excellent client facing skills looking to move to a full service (media and creative) agency.


You need to be intellectually and creatively curious with a passion for brands;

· Have more than 5 years agency experience and an understanding of what makes great work, with the strategy that sits behind it

· Have excellent client facing skills with the ability to create and maintain strong and positive relationships, both internally at JOY and externally with partners and suppliers

· Must pride yourself on the highest level of attention to detail for yourself and your team

· Have proven ability to multi-task under pressure in a dynamic, fast paced environment

· Are experienced in leading a team of direct reports

· Have the desire to make things happen with a can-do attitude and bring joy to the people you work with

This freelance position will allow you to:

· Work across a range of enviable brands in a fully integrated, independent and highly creative agency environment where you’ll be exposed first-hand to media planning and brand strategy, whilst being the team lead for creative development and implementation

· Be the driving force behind your accounts and projects, setting the agenda and fulfilling the vision for all projects and campaigns

· Work closely with the partners of the agency, reporting directly to the Head of Client Service

· Challenge yourself strategically – you will be a hybrid account handler and strategist working closely with the strategic partners of the agency to develop brand strategy and implement our Favourite Brand IP

· Own the end-to-end management of the strategic and creative development process – including taking briefs from clients, helping to develop the strategy, briefing creative teams, ensuring work is ready on time, contributing to the presentation of strategic and creative responses, and overseeing the implementation process

· Take full responsibility for the management of workflow, internal administration and financial ownership to meet yearly budgets

Overall, we’re looking for a suit that will quickly fit in well with our vibrant agency culture and is up for contributing to our agency values – substance, care, vision and joy.

Surry Hills, Sydney 2010

Joy Agency


If you are interested in this freelance role, please forward a cover letter outlining your suitability and your CV to rennael@joyagency.co

Applicants must have full working rights in Australia.
No recruiters please.
Only shortlisted applicants will be contacted.


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