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

Account Manager – Account Service

We’re seeking an experienced Account Manager keen to join our Account Service team. If you’re interested in direct marketing this is the perfect role for you!

Ideally you’ll have a minimum of 2 years account management experience in an advertising agency. You’ll need to be data orientated and have an inquisitive nature that focuses on finding trends and opportunities others can’t. You don’t need to have worked exclusively on the CRM/DM side of an account but you do need a strong interest and have had some exposure to this way of working.

You’ll need to be a team player and be happy to lend a hand across the account. In addition to having excellent time management skills and being able to work on multiple jobs; you’ll also have excellent communication skills, confidence and a willingness to learn and push the boundaries.

This is a great opportunity to learn and develop as you’ll work on one of New Zealand’s biggest accounts with team members that are supportive and experienced.

If you’re interested in applying for this position, please complete our quiz!

Digital Account Manager (Media)

Join our award-winning Media Team! We recently cleaned up at the Beacon Awards 2017 winning Best in Show, Media Agency of the Year and Advertiser of the Year…just to name a few. There is no better time to join the market leader, working with people as passionate about the industry as you are!

As a Digital Account Manager you’ll be responsible for the development of digital media plans along with negotiation, implementation and monitoring of these plans. Conducting statistical media analysis to ensure we are meeting our clients’ objectives.

Ideally you will have several years of digital media planning / buying experience at an agency. However, if you’ve got the right attitude we’re keen to chat to you.

To be considered for the Digital Account Manager position:
You’ll need to handle pressure and deadlines, and have an in-depth understanding of the market and consumer groups to ensure competitive advantage and make sure our campaigns are delivering. You’ll need to know your clients inside and out.

We’re also looking for people capable of building strong relationships with their clients, within the agency and with suppliers. Your presentation and persuasion skills will need to be second to none.

Tech wise we’re open to the systems you’ve used before, but you should be across some of the following ComScore and Nielsen Market Intelligence, and Google AdWords, Analytics, Alerts, and Insights tools. Proficiency in Excel is essential! Agency experience is essential.

We have plenty to offer at FCB. We have a fantastic culture and workplace with plenty of learning opportunities and internal training. We want to help you get to where you are going.

To apply for the position, email your CV to Viky.Blackmore@fcb.com

Please note to apply for this job, you must be eligible to work in New Zealand.

Intermediate Designer

We are looking for a passionate and skilled Intermediate Designer to be an integral member of the FCB Design department. This is an amazing opportunity to work alongside award winning creative people on projects for top NZ and international brands.

What do you need?

There is an expectation you’ll have a high level of technical skill using the Adobe Creative Suite that allows you to generate fresh work with high visual impact
You can take a job from concept to completion and creatively answer a design brief with creative flair
Knowledge about design elements, such as colour, composition and typography that allow you to create a high standard of work – thinking creatively to produce new design ideas and concepts
A good understanding of digital production and a general understanding of the print production process that will help you to champion excellence in the visual arts
A passion for crafting throughout the creative and production departments, as well as the agency in general
Previous industry experience is essential
Along with the technical expertise we are looking for someone with great communication and organisational ability. This is an opportunity for someone who wants to push their design career and be part of a creative agency.

If you’re interested in this position, complete our online quiz asap