Client Manager

Deskey, an independent branding agency based in Cincinnati, is looking for a smart, creative and highly motivated Client Manager to join our award-winning team. We are rapidly growing to reflect the world around us and need a brilliant candidate to collaborate with us on our new chapter. 

We are passionate about what we do and the teams with whom we work. The person we are looking for needs empathy, flexibility and confidence to help guide engagements with a client roster of Fortune 500 and startup brands in industries including consumer packaged goods, non-profits and service brands.

We are looking for someone who understands how to build strong relationships with internal teams and clients to deliver business-building results. Someone comfortable with providing proactive, day-to-day client service, anticipating client needs and responding to client questions in a timely manner while balancing the needs of the creative team. Someone who thrives in the collaborative environment of an independently owned agency. 

You must be flexible and energetic and have the ability to work in a fast-paced team setting that requires multi-tasking and strong organizational and project management skills. It would be best if you thrive working with a diverse team of creative directors, designers, client managers and brand strategists. We love our work, are constantly inspired by our team and strive always to lift each other. We need a cooperative, engaging and forward-thinking Client Manager who shares our passion for branding.

Must-Have Experience and Skills

  • Bachelor’s degree in marketing, advertising or related field or 2+ years of agency or real-world experience specific to branding, package design, print design and digital design 
  • A willingness to grow in a client services role
  • Excellent communication and presentation skills
  • Strong critical thinking, problem solving and interpersonal skills
  • Skilled as a supportive and communicative teammate
  • High attention to detail
  • Strong time management and organizational skills
  • Strong client service orientation
  • Proven work ethic and a high level of personal and professional integrity
  • Creative problem-solving skills with the ability to manage multiple tasks, anticipate client needs and react accordingly
  • Flexibility to accommodate evolving responsibilities and last-minute changes

Please apply by sending your cover letter and resume to with the subject “Client Manager.”

About Deskey

  • Deskey is an independently owned branding agency specializing in brand strategy and design to create empathetic brands.
  • In 2021, we are blazing a new trail, in which we believe that success will lie in the power of diversity and creativity to keep developing innovative solutions.
  • We are driven by empathy, curiosity and a passion for smart design. We work as a team, lift each other up, have each other’s backs, and together, we all win in the end. It’s not about our egos. It’s about the work and fulfilling personal curiosity along the way.
  • We strongly encourage BIPOC, LGBTQ+ folx, veterans, parents and individuals with disabilities to apply. Deskey is an equal opportunity employer and welcomes everyone to our team. If you need reasonable accommodation at any point in the application or interview process, please let us know.
  • In your application, please feel free to note which pronouns you use.
  • Deskey is headquartered in Cincinnati with an office in Austin. The right personality and talent can work remotely or in person when it is safe. We always put the safety of our people and their loved ones first.
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