Account Manager

Shanty Town Design is a remote design agency consisting of graphic designers, web designers, and WordPress developers. We work with small to medium sized businesses and fellow marketing agencies to produce and maintain creative for projects of all types. We act as an extension of existing marketing teams to handle a variety of design needs. Our clients come to us with goals and strategy in hand, ready for us to visually produce their messages based on our expertise. 

Job Description:

We’re on the lookout for an Account Manager with some killer organization and communication skills. Someone who is curious, LOVES planning, a natural leader, and a self-motivator. You’d be working with a small team doing big things for clients and agencies alike in a plethora of industries. Knowledge of marketing and website lingo is a must. Are you fantastic at setting boundaries? Think strategically to bring a project to the finish line? Love to support and empower a team? Have incredible customer service skills? If multitasking while reviewing the finer details is your M.O., let’s talk.

What we expect from you:

  • Be able to work independently and motivate yourself
  • Be able to take project info, interpret notes, and convey them to the team
  • Be flexible and responsive
  • Be capable of meeting & encouraging deadlines
  • Be capable of holding others (team & clients) accountable
  • Be organized and/or able to follow existing filing structure
  • Be able to ask questions or seek out answers when needed
  • Keep the team informed; virtual communication is a must
  • Be detail-oriented and check work
  • Be able to work with and collaborate with others
  • Ability to multi-task on multiple projects and project-types
  • Have passion for the work you do
  • Hold self to high standards & self-accountability
  • Love talking to and following up with clients and speaking on behalf of our company!


  • Doesn’t matter. As long as you’ve got gusto!

Learning potential:

  • Design processes
  • Communicating about graphic design and websites
  • WordPress, Web, & DIVI Builder (just understanding how it works for the sake of organizing projects, you won’t need to build anything!) 


This role is a Part Time or a Freelance position to start. Full-time path preferred. The rate we’re looking for is around $30-$34/hour. ~ 15 hours a week.

What we offer:

  • Major flexibility. As long as the job gets done, you can work wherever and whenever you want.
  • Career development. Want to take a work-related Udemy course or attend a virtual web summit? We’ll reimburse you.
  • FT team gets 13 paid holidays and 96 hours of personal time per year.

If this feels like you, fill out the application below!

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