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 2019’s Creative Agency of the Year, Most Effective Agency of the Year and Most Awarded Media Agency of the year. As a network, FCB is 2020 Global Agency of the Year and 2020/21 Cannes Lions Network of the Year.

But we’re not just about the awards. We pride ourselves on nurturing our amazing talent and consider ourselves an outstanding place to develop your career.

FCB is an advocate for a diverse, equitable and inclusive culture for all members of our team, and that includes across all gender identities. It is important to FCB that each and every one of our employees can show up to work as their truest and best selves and freely express who they are at work.

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 send your CV and Cover Letter to us in response to any of our specific roles advertised,  or through our Expressions of Interest advertisement. Please complete our screening questions to simplify this process.

Graduate : Ad Technology Executive

  • Location: Auckland
  • Employment type: Full time
Graduate / Entry Level Media Opportunity
  
FCB Media – simplified
  
Uniquely FCB Media are part of a fully integrated advertising agency, this gives us the distinct advantage over our competitors.  We manage the strategy, planning and buying of media for our Client portfolio’s which include many of Aotearoa’s most iconic brands. We boast the best brains in the business in all departments including creative, data & tech, social, search, programmatics and digital.  This enables us to collaborate to provide award winning, effective media solutions and strategy for our clients.  It’s an exciting space to be working in and we love it.
  
Our FCB Media whānau

Our media team is one of the most experienced and respected in the industry.  We’re proud to be a diverse and creative bunch. We come from all walks of life, from all around the globe and all around Aotearoa. We’re not only famous for our work and our awards, we are equally proud of our people focussed culture & our supportive working environment. We live and breathe our company values which is evident in our approach to everything we do –Never Finished, Be Generous and No W@*kers.  The culture that we foster inspires passion, collaboration and fierce loyalty.  This shows in our results and wider industry recognition.
  
This role :  Media Ad Technology Executive – at FCB Media
  
The Ad Technology Executive role would be your launchpad to a career in media and advertising.  We train, develop and mentor our graduate Executive’s, and you’ll gain a solid understanding of tools and platforms, best process and an impressive understanding of the New Zealand media landscape.
You’ll be supported by your team as you hone your skills, and you will play a key role in your team supporting the Connection Planners, and Performance Media teams to effectively execute and deliver digital campaigns (biddable and non-biddable) through use of third-party tracking technologies and solutions.
As your grow into your role and gain confidence in your media knowledge & media tools, you’ll provide technical expertise on the use of third-party tracking technologies, and support the deployment with client technology teams, & our technology partners, executing setups, detailed testing & QA processes.
  
What you’ll need to bring to the team
  • You may be a recent graduate of Marketing, Computer Science or Technology and you are ready to take your first step into the exciting world of media, or you may have some entry level experience in a media agency in a similar role
  • Passion and hunger to make your mark in the media world
  • Willingness to keep up-to-date on the advertising industry and new trends and innovations
  • Strong analytical and numerical reasoning skills
  • Ability to show initiative and proactivity
  • Team player happy to pitch in wherever and however you can to help your team
  • High attention to detail
  • Understanding of Microsoft Office, Excel & Powerpoint
  • Natural ability to build strong relationships both internally (team and wider agency) and externally (Clients & suppliers)
  • A positive, friendly, can do attitude – ability to cope well with pressure, equally able to have a belly laugh and banter, and contribute to the culture of the team and the wider agency
  • Importantly, you’ll be able to work well both independently and within a team environment contributing to all things FCB, be keen to learn and continue to develop
A love of the power of data and reporting is key to your success, we report on media spend, track every campaign, and use data more frequently and in more sophisticated ways. While having a strong mathematical background isn’t necessary (excel does the maths for us), a strong attention to detail is essential, along with an innate aptitude for technology.
  
Key attributes to be successful

Your hunger to learn and can-do attitude will take you far in an entry level media role.  If you possess a great attitude and the key points above there is little experience required, we have the people, the tools and the training programs to develop you and ensure you thrive and succeed in this first step of your media career.
  
FCB Media is home to many young professionals who are smashing it in their roles, many of whom are now in more senior positions and started with us as graduates.  This not only provides you with support, it also makes the journey very social with like minded people.  The possibilities are endless, and the development plans are tangible – this is your entry level step into a rewarding career in media with pathways for you to grow and hone your skills in this exciting space.

Benefits

Ongoing development opportunities and pathways for your career.
Dedicated wellness committee and flexible working environment.
We’re a social bunch, we like to balance work and play – we have an on-site bar and café area, plus our enormous sunny outdoor courtyard which hosts everything from brunches, lunches, Friday night drinks and many agency parties.  Agency staples are our table tennis, pool table, basketball and opportunities to join group fitness sessions. 
We’re real people and we’re nice people, and part of being nice is giving back,  that’s why you’ll receive a paid day off to do volunteer work within the community at a charity of your choice.  You’ll be gifted your birthday off and an extra day off at Christmas time.  You’ll have access to our freeparking app and discounted rates for gym membership, health and life insurance.  Not only that, you will be nurtured, developed and celebrated and it will show in the best in class work that you produce as part of the Cult FCB whānau. 

FCB are advocates for a diverse, equitable and inclusive culture for all team members, this includes all gender identities.
  
Sound exciting?  It is.  Apply with your CV and a brief cover letter.  We’d love to meet you.

Social Strategy Director

  • Location: Auckland
  • Employment type: Full time

FCB : Social Strategy Director

You:

You are a seasoned expert, you live & breathe Social, you are knowledgable on all Social platforms, and importantly you have a deep understanding of paid application media spend across social platforms.  You are passionate about educating Clients & Agency colleagues on all things social, in addition to selling in and implementing creative social strategies and opportunities. 
You have a minimum of 4-5 years working in the social & media space under your belt in aligned roles.  You are a champion of creative and social harmony with an innate understanding of how to drive and push this through for effective advertising solutions.  You thrive on the fast paced energy that ever changing social trends demand.  You have the natural ability and enthusiasm to inspire your peers with case studies, new formats and platforms, and with your understanding of paid application media spend, you have the cutting edge ability to advise on targeting and paid recommendations for content.  Audience planning, targeting, frequency and objectives along with buying implications are your areas of expertise. 

You know that FCB is the next step in your journey, and this is the opportunity you have been waiting for to join team FCB and take our social offering to the next level.

This role:

This roles offers a unique opportunity to demonstrate your platform expertise and well honed audience insights, driving KPI’s including e-commerce.  Working closely and directly with both the Client and other FCB’ers, you will champion best practice to create effective, award winning campaigns, meeting our clients’ and our own FCB high expectations.  This role sees work through from inception to completion, taking brief from Client, pricing, liaising with media, creative and account service, and working with data analysts to incorporate customer and campaign data.  Experience in Social e-commerce platform and Social Business Manager will be vital, and sharing updates, learnings and results post campaign to complete the loop key.  This role provides exposure and opportunities to create exceptional work with all departments within FCB’s full service, integrated offering.

FCB worldwide:

FCB is filled with a diverse and passionate group of thinkers, creators, technologists and storytellers devoted to creating buzzworthy ideas that change consumer behaviour. The global, fully integrated marketing communications agency celebrates local culture, flavour and expertise market-by-market. With over 140 years of communications expertise, FCB’s worldwide network spans 150 offices in 90 countries, with 8,000+ professionals.

FCB New Zealand whānau:

Within the industry in New Zealand, we’re well known for our culture, and we protect it like a precious gem.  We work hard, we play hard and we have a lot of fun doing both.  We’re famous for producing hard hitting, effective work and providing our high profile clients with innovative, award winning campaigns.
Between our two offices in Wellington and Auckland, we’re proudly a diverse and creative bunch. We come from all walks of life, from all around the globe and all around Aotearoa. Within our people focussed culture, we live and breathe our company values which is evident in our approach to everything we do – Never finished, Be Generous and No W@*kers.  Our culture inspires passion, collaboration and fierce loyalty.

Key to your success, you’ll need to be:

  • Proactive, intuitive and fiercely passionate about your craft and the role it plays in campaign development
  • Knowledgable & experienced and possessing a deep understanding of paid application of media spend across social platforms
  • Confidence in presenting and advising on targeting and paid media recommendations for content as and when required with the ability to consult on audience planning, buying implications, frequency and objectives
  • Able to build relationships easily both internally with key stakeholders, and externally with Clients and suppliers
  • You’ll be inspiring and knowledgable about all areas of social, current, past and new platforms and trends
  • Be a team player with a hunger to continue learning and developing
  • Interested, passionate and willing to keep updated on industry trends and innovations
  • A natural collaborator and communicator and able to comfortably juggle and drive a range of tasks and projects
  • You’ll have a minimum of 4-5 years’ experience in an Agency, and/or similar aligned industry
  • You will have experience and confidence in maximising revenue opportunities and meeting KPI’s
  • You will be adept at writing and providing clear briefs for ideation
  • Naturally, you’ll have a positive, friendly, no w@*ker attitude – be able to cope well with pressure, equally able to have a laugh

Touching on Benefits:

In return for your hard mahi this role offers generous remuneration and benefits and ongoing development opportunities . 
We have a dedicated wellness committee, That’s fancy speak for a group of lovely people who make sure you’re happy, healthy and not going insane (lockdown or no lockdown) – and we champion work life balance and a flexible working environment.
We’re a social bunch, we like to balance work and play – we have an on-site bar and café area, plus our enormous sunny outdoor courtyard which hosts everything from brunches, lunches, Friday night drinks and many agency parties.  Agency staples are our table tennis, pool table, basketball and opportunities to join group fitness sessions. 
We’re real people and we’re nice people, and part of being nice is giving back,  that’s why you’ll receive a paid day off to do volunteer work within the community at a charity of your choice.  You’ll be gifted your birthday off and an extra day off at Christmas time.  You’ll have access to discounted rates for gym membership, health and life insurance.  Not only that, you will be nurtured, developed and celebrated and it will show in the best in class work that you produce as part of the Cult FCB whānau. 

Is this you?  Kia ora!  We would love to hear from you

Please apply with your CV and a brief cover letter.  Please answer our standard screening questions and provide details of any conditions if you are on a Visa.
  
Nau mai, we look forward to the journey with you here at FCB Aotearoa

Account Manager - Account Management

  • Location: Auckland
  • Employment type: Full time

FCB : Account Manager – Account Management

You:

You have a minimum of 2 years account servicing under your belt and have cut your teeth in a large agency.  You are ambitious and eager to learn, you are loving the large agency environment and you know you are ready to step up into an Account Manager position.  You have experience working on retail focussed accounts, and you thrive on the fast paced energy and attention to detail that retail accounts demand.  You have the natural ability to forge strong relationships with all departments, and you know this is key to traffic work smoothly through to polished completion.  You know that FCB is the next step in your journey, and this is the opportunity you have been waiting for.

This role:

This roles offers a unique opportunity to uitilise your honed Account Executive skills and step up into an Account Manager position working with, and servicing a household name and iconic NZ brand.  You’ll be working closely and directly with both the Client and other FCB’ers to ensure campaigns roll out on time, meeting our clients’ high expectations and producing great results.  Working with a dedicated and well respected team within the agency, this role offers the advantage of brand work in addition to BAU retail, and being a full service integrated agency, this role provides exposure to working with all departments within FCB’s full service, integrated offering.

FCB worldwide:

FCB is filled with a diverse and passionate group of thinkers, creators, technologists and storytellers devoted to creating buzzworthy ideas that change consumer behaviour. The global, fully integrated marketing communications agency celebrates local culture, flavour and expertise market-by-market. With over 140 years of communications expertise, FCB’s worldwide network spans 150 offices in 90 countries, with 8,000+ professionals.

FCB New Zealand whānau:

Within the industry in New Zealand, we’re well known for our culture, and we protect it like a precious gem.  We work hard, we play hard and we have a lot of fun doing both.  We’re famous for producing hard hitting, effective work and providing our high profile clients with innovative, award winning campaigns.
Between our two offices in Wellington and Auckland, we’re proudly a diverse and creative bunch. We come from all walks of life, from all around the globe and all around Aotearoa. Within our people focussed culture, we live and breathe our company values which is evident in our approach to everything we do – Never finished, Be Generous and No W@*kers.  Our culture inspires passion, collaboration and fierce loyalty.

Key to your success, you’ll need to be:

  • Proactive, intuitive and fiercely detail orientated
  • Confident, and able to build relationships easily both internally with key stakeholders, and externally with Clients and suppliers
  • You’ll have strong organisational skills
  • Be a team player with a hunger to continue learning and developing
  • Interested, passionate and willing to keep updated on industry trends and innovations
  • Highly accurate and able to comfortably juggle a range of tasks and projects
  • You’ll have a minimum of 2 years’ experience in an Agency, and you are ready to take the next step in your career
  • Naturally, you’ll have a positive, friendly, no w@*ker attitude – be able to cope well with pressure, equally able to have a laugh

Touching on Benefits:

In return for your hard mahi we offer generous remuneration and benefits and ongoing development opportunities.
We have a dedicated wellness committee, who make sure you’re happy, healthy and not going insane (lockdown or no lockdown) – and we champion work life balance and a flexible working environment.
We’re a social bunch, we like to balance work and play – we have an on-site bar and café area, plus our enormous sunny outdoor courtyard which hosts everything from brunches, lunches, Friday night drinks and many agency parties.  Agency staples are our table tennis, pool table, basketball and opportunities to join group fitness sessions. 
We’re real people and we’re nice people, and part of being nice is giving back,  that’s why you’ll receive a paid day off to do volunteer work within the community at a charity of your choice.  You’ll be gifted your birthday off and an extra day off at Christmas time.  You’ll have access to our freeparking app and discounted rates for gym membership, health and life insurance.  Not only that, you will be nurtured, developed and celebrated and it will show in the best in class work that you produce as part of the Cult FCB whānau. 

Is this you?  Kia ora!  We would love to hear from you

Please apply with your CV and a brief cover letter.  Please answer our standard screening questions and provide details of any conditions if you are on a Visa.
  
Nau mai, we look forward to the journey with you here at FCB Aotearoa