Job Opportunity

Senior Account Manager, Melbourne

We are looking for an Account Manager to join a small team dedicated to creating design solutions across a variety of industries. You will be responsible for managing the day to day in support of the Client Director and Business Director to deliver a number of brand and campaign projects across MAUD’s portfolio of clients. You’ll support all elements of the creative and production process, from brief to client approval and production.

About MAUD

A group of designers, writers, developers, animators, directors, producers, and strategists across Melbourne and Sydney. Our clients include the most interesting businesses in Australia (and beyond), both corporate and cultural, big and small, yet our culture is more in line with that of a small-scale studio – tight-knit, cross-functional and non-hierarchical.

MAUD fosters an environment where each team member is valued for their input, where ambition and initiative are encouraged. Therefore, the scope outlined below should be seen as an indication of base expectations for the specified role.

The Role

  • Support the Client Director and Business Director on a number of client projects to ensure they run efficiently and within budget
  • Manage small jobs independently, reporting into the Client Director and Business Director
  • Develop trusting collaborative relationships with clients, suppliers and internal teams
  • Make the day-to-day happen: manage timelines and budgets, keep WIP documents up to date, prepare meeting agendas and contact reports, working with internal teams support the production process from concept approval to dispatch, liaise with suppliers, printers and media agencies to ensure deadlines and specs are met
  • Support the Client Director and Business Director in managing feedback/approvals process with client

About you

  • 3+ years’ experience in an agency or design studio
  • Ability to multi-task and manage multiple projects and stakeholders
  • You have an eye for detail
  • Proactive self-starter who is resourceful in finding solutions to challenges
  • Calm and focussed under pressure
  • Excellent communication skills
  • Ambition to develop strategic thinking
  • Interest in design, art, culture and fashion

Competitive salary based on experience.

Applicants should forward their CV and work examples to

MAUD is proud to be an equal opportunity employer and is committed to building a work environment that is both diverse and inclusive. You will receive consideration for employment regardless of race, religion, gender, gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, ethnicity, creed, disability, or age. No agencies please, we’ve got this one covered.