Account Manager - Direct Mail

We’re looking for an Account Manager to lead up direct mail and direct marketing for large existing clients. This role should have at least 5-10 years of experience with direct response, mail and production, and a degree in communications, advertising, or another related field. Agency experience isn’t a must, but it’s a definite plus.

Responsibilities and Duties

Note: This is a full-time, on-site role located in our corporate office in downtown Des Moines, Iowa.

  • Assist in our Direct Mail department for a variety of client programs and other production initiatives.
  • Work with account, creative and media teams to create direct and integrated marketing strategies and execute projects on strategy, on budget, on time.
  • Manage all aspects of direct mail campaigns, including approvals, final art review, delivery, vendor management, data management and quality control.
  • Develop schedules and budgets, track timelines, ensures accurate specs, manage mailing lists, coordinate multiple versions, assist with proofing.
  • Manage vendor relationships to deliver on approved projects.
  • Responsible for status and performance reporting.


  • Bachelor’s degree in marketing or related field.
  • Preferred 5-10 years’ experience in Direct Mail, Marketing, Project Management role or equivalent experience.
  • Proven planning, organization, and time management skills.
  • Excellent communication and interpersonal skills.
  • Ability to build strong and impactful relationships with our clients and internal team.
  • Ability to work with tight deadlines.

About You

You’re all about leading and the details – the little things that usually go unnoticed – no matter how many conversations and versions and updates are up in the air. You can dive into the business side of an ask just as comfortably as you can advocate for great creative. And, of course, your projects are always on strategy, on budget and on time.

About Us

Flynn Wright opened in 1984. Today, we operate with two locations in Des Moines, Iowa and Sioux Falls, South Dakota. At the heart of everything we do are passionate individuals who bring creative ideas that help our clients stay one step ahead.

Perks & Benefits Snapshot

  • Join an awesome team in the heart of downtown – steps away from art, culture, and of course, delicious coffee and food!
  • Enjoy comprehensive Group Health, Dental, Vision, and Life Insurance plans.
  • Score big with a 401k offering a company match.
  • Fuel up with free coffee, soft drinks, and snacks galore at our office.
  • No need to stress about parking – it’s on the house.
  • Embrace ample Personal Time Off (PTO) & celebrate Paid Holidays.
  • Cash-in on our sweet Employee Referral Program.
  • Unlock the potential for a Year-End Bonus (fingers crossed for company success).
  • Let loose at staff gatherings and parties, from festive holiday bashes to fun golf outings and more!

Sound like you?

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