Senior Account Director

Reference #5958

Here's a rare Senior Account Director opportunity at one of NZ's top agencies! Late January start date.

You will have operated at SAD level for a while, but not yet ready to step up to GAD.

For this role you must have solid advertising agency experience behind you, preferably working on blue-chip clients.

Maturity is key to this role as you will be working with client contacts from CMO to Brand Manager and must be able to hold strategically-driven, business-related conversations.

This SAD role is working on one, very well-known client. You'll be responsible for driving business revenue and managing a team of four direct reports. Previous leadership experience is essential.
You'll be a curious problem-solver, passionate about creativity, ambitious, outgoing, have a strong sense of 'team', think with a strategic mind; and have top-notch attention-to-detail.
You'll be used to running large accounts and having financial P&L responsibility.
You'll be passionate about achieving great results for your clients; able to maximise revenue and profit on your accounts; be a strong negotiator, and be confident to have difficult conversations with clients when required.
You'll have the energy to burn, and ready to work in a hands-on capacity with a fast-paced, exciting, vibrant team.
An excellent level of verbal and written English is essential.

This agency is a large team with a great culture. Their ultra-trendy office is located in the heart of the Auckland CBD.
They are one of the most well-respected agencies in New Zealand. You'll be joining a progressing, future-thinking team.

If you think this sounds like you, please click Apply via Email quoting reference #5958. Only shortlisted candidates will be contacted. Preference will be given to applicants entitled to work in (and currently residing in) NZ.

  • Sarah Ritchie
    Sarah Ritchie

    Recruitment Specialist - Account Management and Digital Marketing

    mobile +64 21 050 2507

  • Andy Sive
    Andy Sive

    Director and Business Consultant

    mobile +64 21 735 655

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Job ID: 5958
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