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Will

Talent Director - Marketing & Media

Call 022 638 7279

Will heads up the Corporate Agent Team at The Pond, placing creative, design, digital, and marketing talent into freelance, contract, and full-time candidates roles for corporate clients. 

Since joining The Pond in 2017, Will has helped to rapidly grow the corporate side of The Pond’s business, building solid relationships across a diverse range of industries and evolving The Pond’s successful business development strategies.

Prior to The Pond he held a Key Account Management role at Studio Alexander, where he handled accounts ranging from the British Council to Downer Construction. He has founded a design company, worked for Australasia’s largest print and communications company, and has been an Account Director and Bid Manager for leading design agencies.

"We treat the recruitment process with genuine respect because there are people’s livelihoods and businesses at stake,” says Will.

“Human beings are more than their CVs. We dig deeper than other recruiters to find the people who will really help drive our clients’ businesses to new levels.

“We treat everyone with honesty and integrity, and we never leave people hanging – clients or candidates. We keep everyone informed throughout every recruitment process, and every single person who applies for a role will hear from us, whether they’re right for the role or not.”

In his spare time, Will loves fine wines, gourmet food, fly-fishing, and occasional trips to the gym.

Will is the guy to talk to if you’re a corporate business looking to hire NZ’s best marketing, digital, and creative talent for freelance, contract, or fulltime.

Contact Will on +64 9 373 3791 or [email protected]

My Marketing Side

Making sandwiches and contributing other good stuff for two charities: ‘Eat My Lunch’ and ‘Key to Life’.

Best Known For

Being a real ‘live wire’, bursting with energy, and being annoyingly up-beat about everything. Oh, and he loves a good random chat with a stranger. True story.

Passionate About

Creativity, mindfulness, and what he calls ‘strategic inspiration’.

Contact

Locations: Auckland, Christchurch, Dunedin, Hamilton, Palmerston North, Queenstown, Tauranga, Wellington

Email: [email protected]

Contact Phone Number: +64 373 3791 or 022 638 7279

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Full Time Roles

Senior
  • Digital Marketing Manager
  • Auckland
  • $120k - $130k
  • Full Time
  • Live
Senior Digital Marketing Manager wanted to join a humming marketing and content-led, NZ digital-centred company!Join this ambitious market leader at a time of significant growth, charged with driving digital marketing excellence at the highest level.You must be brand, customer, and digital obsessed ...
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Senior
  • Business Development Manager
  • Auckland
  • $80k + Commission
  • Full Time
  • Live
We're after someone quite special. Are you ambitious? Driven by success? Love to win and willing to go the extra mile to get the results?You will be someone with pure drive and relationship smarts, and of course going places. You'll be senior, well connected, smart, articulate and process-driven. Yo...
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Senior
  • Relationship & Account Manager
  • Auckland
  • $80k + Commission Package
  • Full Time
  • Live
Are you well-versed in all things client service and relationship management? Experience in a digital-centered industry or business?Looking for a role where you can bring something more to the table? Here is a role that will reward your hard work and tangible results. We're looking to fill a new sen...
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Posted at 3:40pm 08/06/20

Let's move on, don't mention the C-Word

While still respecting the reduced restrictions and sensitivities of the past couple of months, we've decided to push on and focus on what we do best - talent, talent, talent! All Pond Agents are up n rocking, ready for face-to-face meetings and looking forward to servicing our clients with access to the best talent, market & industry insights and new products to help ease the pressure post... well, we're not mentioning the C-word remember. To all our clients, we'll see you all very soon.

Posted at 10:49am 14/05/20

Level 2 = Increased Collaboration & Productivity

Well done NZ, we made it to Level 2 in world record time. Your favourite recruitment team is back in the office this week, which means more collaboration and productivity in getting top marketing, digital & creative talent to market. Call your Pond Agent today if you need access to talent in a hurry. 

Posted at 8:46am 10/04/20

Lockdown drives demand for skilled remote contractor workforce

Lockdown and 'WFH' has brought an unprecedented demand for quality and skilled contractor resource. lucky for you and your business, The Pond has a contractor pool of 500+ creative, digital & marketing professionals, geared up for remote working. If your business needs access to the top talent to drive your content, marketing or digital comms get in touch today!

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