So you want to work at Folk?

  • A great opportunity to join the growing team at Folk and grow!

    We’re Folk - a brand identity and experience design consultancy, who create thoughtful and enduring strategy, design and digital services for our clients. 

    We have a strong reputation for our research, ideas, relationships and leadership. Working out of a converted chocolate factory in the heart of Annandale, we’re a team 30 collaborative, open and ‘keen as’ folk – design professionals who enjoy what we do.

    With a growing client base, we’re on the look-out for an experienced Account Executive / Junior Account Manager to join and support the team.

    The role

    Working alongside an Account Director and two Senior Account Managers, you’ll assist with project managing a broad range of brand, UX and digital projects from brief to completion. You’ll support the client service team on a variety of interesting and challenging projects - working across a number of key client accounts within professional services, government, health, technology and not-for-profit.

    Key responsibilities include

    • General support of the account management team,
    • Contribute to account management planning meetings,
    • Attend client meetings,
    • Assist in the development of project and creative briefs,
    • Prepare estimates and project schedules,
    • Brief creative, consulting and technical teams,
    • Project management of campaigns / projects,
    • Prepare client presentations,
    • Assist with budget forecasting and invoicing,
    • Maintain work in progress reports, and
    • Assist with new business projects. 

    The nitty-gritty – essential skills and experience (you’ll need to have these)

    • Super organised with the ability to work to deadlines,
    • Excellent written and verbal communication skills,
    • Attention to detail, understanding the small stuff does matter,
    • Confidence and initiative to anticipate client needs
    • Friendly and self-starting (we have coffee machine that’ll help),
    • Proficient use of Microsoft Office applications and an understanding of design and digital software, and
    • 1-2 years experience, ideally within a brand consultancy / agency working across design and digital projects.

    This is a fantastic opportunity for an ambitious and enthusiastic individual to join a supportive and collaborative team who like to share ideas and insights and make every day a learning and growing experience.

    Sound like you? Please send us your CV/folio and a brief cover note on what you can bring to the Folk team to 

    Only shortlisted applicants will be notified. Australian Residents only; No Agencies 

    I'd be a great asset to the team:

  • If that sounds like you, and you like the sound of us, send us your details.

    Altogether, Folk are designers, strategists, user-experience specialists, project managers, producers, front- and back-end developers, and finished artists, collaborating with clients.

    I’ve got outstanding ability and the ambition to match.