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Account Manager

  • Account Manager
  • Auckland
  • $65 - $70k
Following application, a talent agent will review your CV, cover note & portfolio against the role and will be in touch within 72 hours (it's the polite thing to do isn't it?).
  • Full Time
  • Closed
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Role is with:

Penny Gambitsis Senior Talent Agent

Are you an intermediate level Account Manager looking to step up and join a fast-growing, creative team? 
Do you have excellent technical skills, are career driven, and have efficient time management?

Our client is a young, creative advertising agency who is looking for a new Account Manager with the whole package. The new Account Manager will report directly to and support the Senior Account Manager and Account Director across one main client portfolio, whilst be being mentored in a busy advertising agency that is experiencing significant growth.

This person will be efficient, excellent with managing budget requirements and outgoing, with a focus on assisting the Senior Account Manager and Account Director in building solid relationships throughout the whole creative process (outsourced creative, design team, production, internal team etc). The use of initiative and being self-motivated will be valued in this role when assisting across the smaller tasks within large projects that do not require the full attention of the Senior Account Manager and Account Director.

This role would be perfect for an already established Account Manager, with 3+ years experience, who is eager to learn and grow their career on a high profile account.  

Required Experience:

  • Min 3 + years Account Management experience
  • Agency background essential
  • Experience managing several projects/multitasking

Required Skills:

  • Confidence in supporting the senior client services team
  • Ability to assist with client briefing sessions, and process into creative briefs
  • Assisting in the preparation of schedules and estimates
  • Management of budgets and financial reporting
  • Assisting with client briefs, delivering work on time and within budget
  • Client facing
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills
  • Highly organised, ability to multi-task
  • Ability to motivate and negotiate with others

Desired Skills:

  • Responsive to the Senior Account Manager, Account Director and client requests when required, always working to find solutions
  • Career driven and confident

Required Qualifications:

  • Tertiary education preferred

Personality & Culture Fit:

  • Personable with style and grace
  • Proactive, keen to learn and develop
  • Needs to be happy to roll up their sleeves if necessary and take a flexible approach to the role
  • Confident 

Key Benefits:

  • City fringe location 
  • Modern offices, studio & creative environment
  • Relaxed team culture with reasonable working hours 

Let Penny and The Pond agents help you realise your market value and future career potential. Apply today, or get in touch for more information.

Please only apply if you have a valid NZ work visa.

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