What do you want to change?

Every day, our advertising influences thousands of tiny decisions New Zealanders make about all kinds of things – from where they buy a hammer or what programme they watch, to how they help someone with depression.

These tiny individual changes add up to big shifts in attitudes and behaviour. Changes that have helped grow small sales into big sales, small businesses into big businesses and even helped change the shape of our society.

These changes have been achieved through our advertising, using our skills in strategy and planning, creative, direct and digital, media, and public relations. And it’s our work in these areas that has been recognised by the industry, winning Media Agency of the Year 2016 & 2017 and numerous other accolades.

Being among New Zealand’s “Best Workplaces”, we’re also one of the best places to develop your career. If you think you’ve got what it takes and want to join the best team in the industry, get in touch with us today.

Specialisms

Advertising, Integrated Communications, Creative, Media Planning/Buying, Social Media, Branding, Strategy/Planning, Social Marketing, Digital, Mobile, Direct/CRM, Integrated Marketing, Promotion, Public Relations, Community Engagement, Multicultural/Maori Communications, Experiential, Data Strategy/Analytics, Retail/Shopper Marketing, Events/Sponsorship.

If you’re interested in joining The Change agency please email  fcbaklcareers.sm@fcb.com

Senior Media Account Manager - Offline

  • Location: Auckland
  • Employment type: Full time
  • Job published: 11 Nov 2019
  • Working within a dynamic hybrid team across offline and digital media
  • Fun and social company culture
  • Professional growth and development

Are you looking for your next step? FCB has an exciting opportunity for an experienced Media Account Manager ready to step up and take on a new challenge. Working within a dynamic hybrid team across offline and digital media, you’ll be responsible for developing media recommendations and plans. FCB’s all about effective campaigns that meet our clients’ objectives and gets them seeing results, so you’ll see real outcomes from your planning and recommendations.
 
Having a strong understanding of the market and relevant consumer groups is key, while bringing your exceptional planning skills across offline media to provide effective media solutions for our clients will be invaluable.
 
You might be looking for a step up or keen to work on new clients, to be successful you’ll need to have the following;

  • 4+ years’ experience in a similar role.
  • Understanding of the market and relevant consumer groups; able to identify relevant and cost-effective campaigns.
  • Strong written, analytical and numeral skills – able to interpret data, finalise reports and identify key insights.
  • Able to build strong relationships with a team, clients and suppliers.
  • Knowledge of Nielsen products, TV Buying platforms and strong capability in Microsoft Office including Excel is essential. 

In return we offer a social and fun company culture, professional growth and development, and the opportunity to work alongside an industry leading team.

Keen to apply?
Go for it, we’d love to hear from you!

AdOps Executive

  • Location: Auckland
  • Employment type: Full time
  • Job published: 11 Nov 2019
  • Opportunity to break into the media advertising industry and grow
  • High profile clients with innovative, award winning campaigns
  • Fun, people-focussed environment

Ad Ops Executive (Media)
  
Are you looking to kick start your career in advertising? Are you wanting to be part of an exciting, vibrant and award winning agency? Here’s an opportunity to work with the biggest and the best as an Ad Ops Executive in our Media Team.
  
Why choose FCB?
  
We’re famous for producing hard-hitting, effective work and providing our high profile clients with innovative, award winning campaigns.  All within a fun, people focussed environment in our centrally located Auckland office.
  
Say hello to FCB New Zealand!
  
About the job
  
We have an exciting opportunity to break into the media advertising industry and grow. You’ll develop a sound understanding of paid, owned and earned media, and learn how to connect this to consumer thinking in order to drive great results for our clients.
  
The role focusses on competitive monitoring and analysis through all aspects for digital media (e.g. video, display, mobile, programmatic, native and social media). You’ll be providing the wider team with the day-to-day support to get a feel for the bigger picture, as well as being responsible for:

  • Liaising with media partners (e.g. TVNZ, NZME, MediaWorks, Facebook, Google)
  • Buying and implementing digital media activity
  • Monitoring and optimising of live digital activity
  • Producing reports to demonstrate to our clients that we’ve achieved their objectives

  Haven’t done any of this before? No problem, we’ve got a team willing to coach and mentor you.
  
About you
  
Here’s what you’ll need to smash it in this role

  • Strong attention to detail
  • Hungry to grow with a can-do attitude
  • Strong analytical and numerical reasoning skills
  • Proactive, able to show initiative
  • Team player, enjoy working as part of a collaborative team
  • Interested, passionate and willing to keep updated on digital trends and innovations
  • Basic Excel skills and I.T or Computer background favourable but not essential  

Keen to apply?
  
Go for it.  We’d love to hear from you!

Media Account Manager - Offline

  • Location: Auckland
  • Employment type: Full time
  • Job published: 11 Nov 2019

FCB has an exciting opportunity for an experienced Media Account Manager ready to step up and take on a new challenge. Working within a dynamic hybrid team across offline and digital media, you’ll be responsible for developing media recommendations and plans. FCB’s all about effective campaigns that meet our clients’ objectives and gets them seeing results, so you’ll see real outcomes from your planning and recommendations.
 
Having a strong understanding of the market and relevant consumer groups is key, while bringing your exceptional planning skills across offline media to provide effective media solutions for our clients will be invaluable.
 
You might be looking for a step up or keen to work on new clients, to be successful you’ll need to have the following;
 

  • 4+ years’ experience in a similar role.
  • Understanding of the market and relevant consumer groups; able to identify relevant and cost-effective campaigns.
  • Strong written, analytical and numeral skills – able to interpret data, finalise reports and identify key insights.
  • Able to build strong relationships with a team, clients and suppliers.
  • Knowledge of Nielsen products, TV Buying platforms and strong capability in Microsoft Office including Excel is essential.

  
In return we offer a social and fun company culture, professional growth and development, and the opportunity to work alongside an industry leading team.
  
Keen to apply?
Go for it, we’d love to hear from you!

Programmatic Specialist

  • Location: Auckland
  • Employment type: Full time
  • Job published: 10 Nov 2019
  • Programmatics Specialist in our Programmatics Media Team
  • Providing strategic digital media recommendations
  • Overseeing implementation

Programmatic Specialist (Media)
  
Are you wanting to be part of an exciting, vibrant and award winning agency? Here’s an opportunity to work with the biggest and the best as a Programmatic Specialist in our Progammatics Media Team.
  
Why choose FCB?
  
We’re famous for producing hard-hitting, effective work and providing our high profile clients with innovative, award winning campaigns.  All within a fun, people focussed environment in our centrally located Auckland office.
  
Say hello to FCB New Zealand!
  
About the job
  
We have an exciting opportunity to grow your career specialising in Programmatics within the Media team.  You’ll be working with a dynamic team with plenty of exposure to all media disciplines, and you’ll have the benefit of working in a full service agency.  We’re all about creating opportunities for our clients and exceeding expectations, and in this role you will have the opportunity to contribute to award winning campaigns.
  
This role oversees media implementation for all performance media campaigns. Key responsibilities are:

  • Understanding of the key levers that can be used for campaign optimisation purposes
  • Providing strategic digital media recommendations
  • Staying current with emerging media/marketing approaches and identifying competitive media trends and identifies opportunities
  • Post campaign reporting that quantifies the value of the media strategy
  • Overseeing implementation and ensuring key information is passed on to campaign managers

About you
  
Here’s what you’ll need to smash it in this role

  • 2+ years in a similar role
  • Ability to work effectively with other teams to solve media problems
  • Deliver reports accurately and on time to avoid under-deliveries
  • A sound understanding of digital media terminology, appropriate use and media channel application
  • Ability to coach other team members on performance media developments
  • A strong knowledge of key performance media platforms (DV360, The Trade Desk, Google Ads, Facebook, Snapchat)
  • Awareness of new media developments and how they may impact client business opportunities
  • Interested & passionate about digital trends and innovations

  Keen to apply?
  
Go for it.  We’d love to hear from you!

Account Director

  • Location: Auckland
  • Employment type: Full time
  • Job published: 05 Nov 2019
  • Strong project management skills delivering to timings and budgets
  • 2+ years as an Account Director
  • Good understanding of low cost content production

Account Director
  
Calling all superstar suits.  Here’s an opportunity to work with the biggest and the best as an Account Director in our Auckland office.
  
Why choose FCB?
  
We’re famous for producing hard-hitting, effective work and providing our high profile clients with innovative, award winning campaigns.  All within a fun, people focussed environment in our centrally located Auckland office.
  
The job
  
We have an exciting opportunity to join our FCB Auckland office.  We’re a fully integrated award winning agency, so you’ll need to bring your collaboration game.  Reporting in to the Group Business Director, you’ll be 2IC and will have great leadership skills to guide, empower and support a team.  Day to day you’ll be:

  • Building rock solid relationships with our clients.
  • Providing insight to help shape the clients’ long term strategies.
  • Collaborating with peers across the agency (from creative, PR, social, production) to deliver award winning work.
  • Taking an active role in developing junior members of the team

In return, we offer a social and laidback company culture, professional growth and development, and the opportunity to work alongside an industry-leading team.
  
If this sounds like you and you can’t wait to get started, you’ll need to have:

  • Strong project management skills with a focus on delivering to timings and budgets
  • Good understanding of low cost content production
  • 2 years + as an Account Director
  • Proactive, able to seek out opportunities
  • Good networker, able to establish great relationships easily
  • Able to juggle a range of tasks and campaigns at various sizes and stages  

Keen to apply?
  
Go for it.  We’d love to hear from you!

Account Director - Social

  • Location: Auckland
  • Employment type: Full time
  • Job published: 04 Nov 2019
  • - Work with Social Creative on concepting effective social media campaigns
  • - Collaborate with peers across the agency from all departments
  • - Lead social projects through agency from brief to post campaign analysis

Account Director – Social Media
  
Here’s an opportunity to work with the biggest and the best as a Social Media Account Director in our PR, Social and Activation Team.
  
Why choose FCB?
  
We consistently seek to provide a superior creative product for our clients, so you’ll need to be across new social media trends and technologies to ensure we’re pushing the boundaries of what we’re delivering as an agency. You will inspire clients and internal stakeholders to roll out social engagement plans as part of the marketing mix, but also have the technical ability to implement data driven content plans, i.e. practice, not just theory.
   
Say hello to FCB New Zealand!
  
About the gig
  
Taking a collaborative approach, you’ll partner with key agency stakeholders across a range of social media activity on development and implementation of social-led content and campaigns.
  
Here’s a bit about the role:
  

  • Work with Social Creative on concepting effective social media campaigns for our clients
  • Collaborate with peers across the agency from Creative, Media, Production to Account Service, as the “go-to” for social media trends, information and innovation
  • Lead social projects through the agency from briefing to post campaign analysis
  • Experiment with new and alternative ways to leverage social media opportunities
  • You will also take a lead role in mentoring and upskilling junior members of the team (fun right!)

  
About you
  
Here’s what we reckon you’ll need to smash it in this role

  • 4 years’ + experience in a similar role ideally in an Agency
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills and exceptional attention to detail
  • Outstanding client service skills
  • A strong interest in and aptitude for developing social media and content strategy solutions
  • A deep understanding of the paid aspect of content/campaign management and optimisation across Facebook, Instagram, LinkedIn, Twitter, Pintrest & Snapchat (and more)
  • Good networker, able to establish great relationships easily
  • Ability to think creatively about social media communications
  • Be a highly organised multitasker
  • Commercial acumen

  
Keen to apply?
  
We’d love to hear from you! Please apply online.

Group Business Director

  • Location: Wellington
  • Employment type: Full time
  • Job published: 31 Oct 2019
  • 5+ years working in a similar role
  • Experience or a passion for working with Government Clients
  • Outstanding client management and project management skills

Group Business Director – FCB Wellington
  
Are you looking for your next step? Good timing. FCB is looking for an experienced Business Director to work across a portfolio of highly respected, highly awesome clients.
  
Why join FCB?
We’re famous for producing hard-hitting, effective work and providing our high profile clients with innovative, award winning campaigns. We’re also famous for our people-first culture. Our city-central office is pretty cool too.

The job
We’re a fully integrated agency across two office locations – Welly and Auckland – so you’ll need to bring your collaboration game. You’ll also need to have great leadership skills as we need someone who can guide, empower and support a team. A passion for making New Zealand a better place wouldn’t go amiss either, as we pride ourselves in being the world’s number one advertising agency for Government work (as measured by the Effectiveness Index, 2018).
  
Reporting to the Managing Director, you’ll have the full support of the Wellington and Auckland teams to deliver an integrated service to our clients across strategy, advertising, digital, media, PR, social media and community engagement.
  
…a few other must-haves
Your business know-how and strategic thinking will be fundamental to your success in this role, together with your ability to switch focus between long-term strategic outcomes and day-to-day implementation.  You’ll need to be confident with managing clients and taking the lead on key projects, providing insight to help shape our clients’ long term strategies.
  
In return, we offer a social and laidback company culture, professional growth and development, and the opportunity to work alongside an industry-leading team.
  
If this sounds like you and you can’t wait to get started, you’ll need to have:
  

  • 5+ years’ working in a similar role
  • Experience or a passion for working with Government clients on social marketing programmes
  • Outstanding client management and project management skills
  • Previous experience leading, coaching and developing a team
  • A natural passion for the industry
  • A love of cheese.

  
Keen to apply?
Go for it, we’d love to hear from you!