Want to work at Happy Mag? We’re hiring a new Partnerships Development Manager

Happy Media is looking for a highly motivated and ambitious Partnerships Development Manager to join our team of arts and culture lovers. This position will be based in Newtown, Sydney.

Happy Mag has been a leading voice in Australian youth culture for the past five years. Now, we’re taking a leap into the world of gaming, developing stories around the culture of gaming, and shining a light on creators and passionate players.

Want to work with Happy Mag? We’re looking for a new Partnerships Development Manager to join our team in Sydney.

This unique and highly sought after role will see you initiate conversations with new partners and grow Happy’s already strong network of long-term, trusted relationships. This includes commercial brand partners and clients across the arts, with a specific focus on our new gaming channel.

Key Responsibilities

  • Identify and pursue new partnership opportunities
  • Cultivate growth within your client portfolio
  • Deliver against individual quarterly retention and up-sell targets
  • Collaborate with the sales team to close new business opportunities
  • Support the Sub-Editor in the planning and execution of client campaign ideation
  • Provide regular reporting to internal stakeholders in weekly and quarterly team WIPs
  • Prepare and present regular reporting on campaign status to clients as and when appropriate
  • Represent Happy Media at industry events and partner activations
  • Keep clients updated on new product opportunities


  • Minimum 3 years experience in a commercially focused relationship management role
  • Demonstrable ability to communicate, present and influence key stakeholders at all levels of an organisation, including executive and C-level
  • Experience with CRM software (e.g. Asana and Copper CRM) and MS Office or and Google Docs (particularly spreadsheets)
  • Experience using Google and Facebook Analytics
  • Experience delivering client-focused solutions to customer needs
  • Proven ability to juggle multiple account management projects at a time, while maintaining sharp attention to detail
  • Excellent listening, negotiation and presentation abilities
  • Strong verbal and written communication skills
  • Arts and culture industry experience and / or a current media agency network an advantage

Apply via LinkedIn here or send your application to [email protected]