Farinella LLC — a creative communications agency based in Emeryville, CA — needs an account manager comfortable with big thinking and kicking ass.

We look for people in this role that have the ability to hear what our clients want, translate to our creative team, and then keep everything on track. You’ll work closely with our Account Director and agency Principal to produce creative briefs and make actionable plans and then take point with our team and clients. Long story short, we need you to be nimble, smart, creative, good, and fun.

Please pay attention to this

  • do not send us a cover letter and resume (who has time for that?)
  • send us a note that describes three recent experiences and what you learned
    • include a list of your five favorite musicians, your five favorite artists, and your number one favorite donut.
  • we’d love a reference or three

While working with us, you’ll be

  • collaborating with our internal team and clients
  • researching, ideating, and helping with strategy
  • keeping everyone calm
  • diving into our clients’ business
  • looking for ways to better serve our clients

and, we expect that you’ll be able to

  • be a team player
  • have a point of view and back it up
  • be good with clients
  • balance multiple projects at once
  • keep learning

The Nitty Gritty

  • five years or so of account/management experience
  • an understanding of the agency/creative/client process
  • able to bounce between multiple creative deliverables: print, web, social, video, etc.
  • strong collaborative skills and a good attitude
  • organized, self-starter, and all that blah-blah-blah

The Business Part

  • this is a part-time contract to hire position
  • we offer competitive compensation determined by experience
  • we’d love for you to live in the San Francisco Bay Area but are open to remote workers based in the United States.
  • we believe in and support flexible work hours
  • we offer paid time off for volunteer activities
  • we are an equal opportunity employer and value diversity at our company.
  • we do not discriminate on the basis of race, religion, color, national origin, gender, gender identity, sexual orientation, age, marital status, veteran status, or disability status.

A Bit About Us

Farinella is a highly collaborative boutique creative communications agency. We work with companies of all sizes and in all sorts of industries. We take on just about any challenge and thrive in the new. Our clients pick us because they know we’ll work hard and do what we say. We choose our clients because they value our input, respect our expertise, and trust our strategy and creativity.

We love this job and helping our clients succeed. We think of ourselves as big thinkers and ass-kickers.

Please reach out with any questions.

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