Account Manager

Austin, United States

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We are on the lookout for an experienced Account Manager who is passionate about supporting Flippa’s high value sellers by tapping into a worldwide network of businesses looking to sell.

This position will report into Flippa’s CEO and will be based at our office space in downtown Austin working alongside a small, yet growing team as we expand our presence in Austin, Texas.

Why Flippa?

Flippa is a global startup and technology platform based across two offices - Austin, TX and Melbourne, Australia. We run the world's #1 marketplace for buying and selling digital assets and online businesses. Now we're expanding rapidly to support our even bigger plans for the future, and that means we need more awesome people to join our team!

Flippa connects asset and business owners with buyers around the world. The community is powered by creators, makers, entrepreneurs and business owners who are either looking to buy  or sell.

We pride ourselves on our customer focus, our learning mindset, our culture of experimentation and innovation, and our willingness to risk failure to achieve something awesome.

Nothing about Flippa is boring or conventional. When you work at Flippa you're working in a team that values all input, regardless of position and experience. We support each other to reach goals and celebrate the wins.

Selling is hard. It’s easy with Flippa. We’re building a business that makes it easier for our clients to sell theirs.

About the role

What you will get to work on:

  • You will be the singular point of account management and development for a portfolio of sellers, coordinating with other departments such as customer success to ensure effective time-sensitive support. 

  • The majority of your time will be spent:

  • Working with Flippa’s seller community (those who meet Flippa’s quality standard)

  • Managing the seller sales cycle

  • Ensuring the Flippa sell side experience is outstanding

  • You will be measured on how many managed accounts convert to sale, the volume and quality of regular communication with the portfolio of clients and client satisfaction. 

  • You will be required to work with the existing Account Management team, Marketing and Flippa’s Relationship Manager (VIP).

  • It is also critical that you can work with a diverse network of sellers across different business models, seeking to understand their businesses and work to improve their listing.

  • You will be measured by the service you provide (e.g. contact touchpoints) and by the TTV (Total Transaction Value) that the book of sellers represent.

What you will bring:

Role Specific Experience:

  • Proven work experience, preferably with at least 2 years experience in Account Management or a Sales role.

  • Proven experience undertaking business analysis and process improvement highly regarded.

  • Previous experience in marketplace environment, digital asset sales will be considered an advantage

  • Direct knowledge of the small business sales environment will be advantageous.


  • Bachelor degree in business, commerce or marketing will be highly regarded.

Skills & Competencies to be successful:

  • Ability to build personal relationships over-the-phone and in person

  • Results oriented, independent and well organized

  • Ability to work in a fast paced, deadline oriented environment

  • Adaptive to dynamic market changes and ability to identify and seize business opportunities

    • Profitability awareness, sales driven and entrepreneurial approach

    • Strong written and oral communication skills

    • Excellent business communication skills

    • Motivated team player

    • Good analytical skills

  • A positive attitude and desire to “go the extra mile” to achieve great things for Flippa.

  • Flexibility and comfort with ambiguity (We're a successful startup that will continue to grow and innovate aggressively.)

  • A strong work ethic

  • Have an interest in a start-up environment and interest in digital, online products and services.

Apply now!

If this opportunity sounds like you, please apply by attaching a copy of your resume (CV) and providing a cover letter.

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