Doghouse Agency is a fast-growing, award winning Australian digital agency with an exciting portfolio of diverse, high profile clients. We pride ourselves on our vibrant culture, innovative minds and enthusiasm for the latest in technology and design trends.
Grab a coffee then jump in your morning stand up. Touch base with project teams via Slack and hangouts. Set up your Scrum or Kanban in Jira, manage feedback and empower your teams to reach maximum productivity.
As the first point of call for your clients, you’ll be the face of Doghouse. Keeping in regular communication, negotiating change requests and navigating complex stakeholder engagements will be a driving passion of yours.
The promise to our client is ensure ongoing satisfaction which requires a consistent service and building and maintaining relationships.
Key Accountabilities in this role include;
Taking ownership of your clients and projects - this is absolutely integral to how we manage our client relationships at Doghouse
Working to secure signing and approval of contracts and invoicing milestones to manage financial and contract risk
Creating project boards and working with tech leads to maintain an efficient workflow, ensuring feedback and scope changes are effectively managed through backlog grooming and pruning processes
Working with technical leads to determine the scope of projects and aim for the best outcomes for our clients
Ensuring clients are kept up to date with timelines and budgets, and ensuring project budgets are met
Communicating key milestones to clients and acting as an interface between clients and our production team
Identifying growth opportunities among existing clients and working with technical leads to develop proposals
What we're keen to see
Excellent written and verbal communication skills
Strategic thinking and commercial acumen, with a demonstrable ability to balance competing priorities in order to achieve outcomes that are in the best interests of our business
Advanced client relationship skills and professionalism when dealing with clients and our internal team
Presentable and professional demeanour
Understand the lifecycle of website development
Confident with giving your educated opinion on project approach
Strong scope management skills, with the ability to manage client expectations while maintaining positive relationships - not as easy as it sounds
Ability to work and problem solve under pressure, thinking outside the square to identify risks and opportunities and develop effective strategies to capitalise on any situation
Excellent time management skills - you will be busy with multiple clients and projects
Ability to effectively manage a team
Experience & Qualifications
At least 3 years experience in client services, account management and / or sales roles
Minimum 2 years of Web Agency service delivery experience
Experience and sound knowledge of digital strategy, marketing, design and UX principles
Experience with supervising and managing teams
Demonstrated experience in scoping and managing web based projects
High level understanding of Content Management Systems and platforms, technologies and processes
If you have a strong technical background in addition to the required account management experience, this would be viewed very favourably
Scrum Certification preferred
Please note all applications must have working rights in the respective country
As much as we'd love to, we may not be able to respond to every application. If you would like further information on your application please give our HR Team a call.