Lead account manager

Lushomo is currently looking for a strong visual thinker to lead development and expansion in communication and information design. This involves oversight for a team that is taking complicated, technical client information and presenting it simply, by developing information graphics and associated products in a range of print and online media. The role requires working collaboratively with team members, but also the confidence and experience to drive a complex project independently within established systems and processes to ultimately deliver a strong product.

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Here's what we offer:

  • Experience working with international organisations. The majority of our clients are from major intergovernmental agencies including the UN and OECD
  • Freedom to work from anywhere
  • Opportunity to learn the latest information design approaches from an experienced team
  • Opportunity to experience design thinking and human centred design in action
  • A small, supportive and successful team, growing year on year
  • An ideal base from which to move into a range of sectors, including UN, corporate or research - anywhere where making complex information more accessible is prized
  • Work with leading researchers on issues relating to health, environment and broader international development
  • Dedicated time each week for learning and career development

Applicants must have:

  • At least 5 years of project management experience – ideally in design or communication in the health,environment or development sectors – including making project plans, delegating tasks and managing budgets and timelines
  • Examples of great work you have overseen
  • Systems thinking, with the ability to come up with human-centred solutions to scaling our work and improving quality
  • Experience overseeing the management of reports, brochures or other print products with information design elements
  • Experience overseeing the development and maintenance of websites and social media channels (ideal)
  • Experience commissioning and managing creatives from the fields of film, graphic design, web development,animation, editorial and more (ideal)
  • A high degree of scientific and numerical literacy, to be able to turn complex technical information in to effective communication products
  • Ability to work collaboratively with a dispersed team, while ‘owning’ projects and overseeing others - taking responsibility for their delivery on time and on budget
  • Experience working within the UNsystem or for other large multilateral, government or non-profit groups in the health, environment or development fields
  • Superb attention to detail, while simultaneously being able to keep an eye on the big picture

This is a full-time, permanent position.  

Applications will be reviewed on a rolling basis until the position is filled.

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