An exciting step-up in your Account Management career? – The Distillery are seeking a Client Consultant with 12+ months experience.
The Distillery is a design studio, specialising in crafting brands, stationery, and cultural events. Headquartered in Darlinghurst, Sydney, we’re all about the idea of heritage soul with modern minds.
We specialise in positioning our clients in effective ways, often commercially, but always with soul and meaning. As a full-service agency of artists and craftspeople, we don’t just dream up the big ideas, we bring them into the world with our own hands too.
As creative professionals with a passion for tactility, our creative agency offers branding and design services to a broad range of commercial clients and individuals. As a production studio, we offer letterpress printing, foiling, specialty packaging and craft production services to individuals, couples, and organisations who love paper and tangible beauty.Position Description
The Distillery’s Client Consulting Team help manage the variety of client projects at The Distillery.
Working closely with clients who understand the value of craft and heritage, your role would involve business development, and offering project support across the full range of our markets including: wedding and business stationery, commercial design and production.
Your primary responsibilities would include:
Supported in all areas, you would join our successful Consulting team – charged with helping grow The Distillery in creatively commercial ways. Your experience, maturity, high levels of initiative, and ability to think quickly and communicate effectively would be vital for our teams’ ongoing success.
Suitability for this role
This role is suitable for creative professionals who have at least 12 full-time months of account management experience.
We’re seeking positive individuals who have in-built initiative, a go-getting attitude, a passion for helping people.
To enjoy the role you must be comfortable taking ownership of a large variety and volume of projects, while working in a fast-paced environment. You should not be afraid to make mistakes, learn lessons the hard way, or temporarily annoy the status quo with fresh new ideas. Working with a diverse client base, each day you’ll be in contact with business professionals, graphic designers, and those who are engaged to be married.
This role is not a graphic design or print-making position. Nor would it suit anyone who is reluctantly moving away from being a designer. If you are however understand how to build business relationships, are creative at heart, and love making clients happy, this role is definitely for you.
Required skills for this role include:
This mid-weight level Client Consultant position can be served as either full-time or part-time 32+ hours/week by arrangement.
The position offers a full-time base salary of $48-60k /year (depending on skills and experience), plus substantial performance bonuses, superannuation and leave entitlements. With approval you’ll also be eligible for letterpress production resources for your own personal projects.
Most importantly, our team has a friendly and positive culture, with a track record of success. We’re driven by the understanding that professional happiness is achieved by prioritising the needs of the project. Our studio culture of asking for the very best, and having an open mind to try new things often turns the notion of “going to work” into “having a fun time”.
The closing date for this position is 12 June, however we've often found that the early-bird gets the worm. We're seeking to start the successful applicant immediately.