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Account Manager - Accounting Channel



Accounting & Finance, Sales & Business Development
Sydney, NSW, Australia
Posted on Tuesday, June 4, 2024

Job Description

Who we are

Hi. We’re OFX, a global provider of online, international payment and expense management services. We solve the complexity of moving money and enable better decisions. Headquartered in Sydney with offices worldwide, we’re a customer-focused business that is all about inspiring customer confidence.

Our focus is to support both businesses and accounting firms to move away from costly, manual payment processes and provide both scalable and automated solutions that drastically improve the ability of businesses to support their finance functions with an innovative new approach to global and domestic payments and expense management.

At OFX, you’ll have the opportunity to reach beyond your role and function across disciplines. Make use of your diverse skill set at a business that values your expertise and turn your potential into reality.

Purpose of your role

At OFX, user relationships are a key priority in providing an unparalleled experience to our customers. As an Account Manager, you will be responsible for winning, servicing, retaining and growing a designated portfolio of accounting, bookkeeping and advisory users. You will be responsible for achieving new and existing revenue targets whilst ensuring there is minimum level of customer churn across the portfolio.

It has never been a better time to join OFX as we unveil a revolutionary new product, distinguishing us from competitors. In conjunction, you’re able to leverage your relationship-building prowess to deliver top-tier client service, addressing accounting challenges with our tailored solutions and working closely with your manager to improve the overall service offering. You will proactively identify client needs, aligning our product suite to foster their business growth and provide support to ensure their extensive use of the platform. Your expertise in accounting, payments, and SaaS sales is key to succeeding in the role.

What you do

  • Grow and manage an existing portfolio of accounting users with a focus on increasing revenue and generating new interest through referrals of both their existing client base and new accountants/advisors.
  • Pro-actively engage your portfolio to communicate partner events, provide updates on product improvements, identify use cases for providing further value to these users, generate new referral opportunities for the new business team to expand and reduce churn by becoming a valuable relationship to your clients’ businesses.
  • Bring experience in the relationship management of a portfolio to be able to develop a key account plan that manages growth of our top accounts vs general accounts while maintaining the balance to support both effectively.
  • Provide responsive and efficient management of all inbound enquires and liaise with support, product and implementation teams to ensure a satisfactory outcome for your clients’ requests while providing user feedback/issues to assist product development and enhance our CVP of the channel.
  • Actively engage and work closely with the OFX compliance, marketing, operations, sales and development/engineering teams in pursuit of achieving commercial objectives.
  • Strictly adhere to the full suite of OFX credit, risk management and group policies.


  • Bachelor’s degree qualified in a finance or a business-related discipline or equivalent practical experience
  • 2+ years of experience in account management or a similar style role preferably with a background in SaaS or transactional banking

Knowledge, skills, experience

  • Demonstrable ability to communicate, present and influence key stakeholders at all levels of an organization
  • Experience pulling together multiple business resources/teams to achieve desired user outcomes
  • Customer Satisfaction, Account Management, and Customer Service skills
  • Excellent interpersonal and negotiation skills
  • Ability to build and maintain strong client relationships
  • Strong organizational and time management skills
  • Experience in client or account management
  • Knowledge of the accounting/payments industry is a plus

Additional Information

What it's like working at OFX

We’re OFXers because we want to make a difference. We see challenges as opportunities and we’re not afraid to roll up our sleeves to get stuff done. We’re committed to making things easier for our clients, pushing boundaries and continuing to move with the times so that we can continue to inspire confidence every day and through every transaction.

We operate as one team, cross-functionally and globally, to drive outcomes that deliver excellence for our customers. We're curious self-starters who love learning and sharing our knowledge with others. We embrace change and use our initiative and resilience to overcome challenges.

  • Always keep learning. We offer a wide range of learning and career development opportunities to help every OFXer build their capacity and career, with leadership training, secondments, internal mobility and access to a large library of online learning.
  • Make a difference. Through our Make a Difference program, we encourage OFXers to give back to causes and communities that are important to them. We celebrate this with an annual volunteer day, which OFXers can use together or individually, as well as matched giving and the opportunity to nominate charity of choice every quarter.
  • Reward and recognition. We recognise a job well done. OFXers are encouraged to celebrate their peers’ effort, technical expertise or support through a range of global and regional channels and awards, including quarterly and annual awards, milestones and shout outs.
  • Showing our social side. Our Good Vibes employee-led committees around the globe organize events to help keep our employees engaged inside and outside the office. Whether it’s a wellbeing activity, end of year celebration, or a monthly team get-together, our team wants you to feel welcome!
  • Benefits that mean something. We offer a range of fantastic benefits, including health insurance, primary and secondary gender neutral carer parental leave (16 weeks) or birthday leave, you'll feel well-supported at OFX.
  • A great work environment. Enjoy work-life balance and flexibility with our hybrid work model, in an inclusive, diverse and non-hierarchal culture.

At OFX, we are committed to fostering a diverse, inclusive and accessible workplace where we value, respect, and encourage our people to be their authentic selves. With an employee base as diverse as the clients we serve, we know that fostering an inclusive workplace is fundamental to our continued success. If you require accommodation for any portion of the recruitment and hiring process, please email us at [email protected].

We encourage you to apply if this role aligns with your career aspirations.