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Account Executive

  • Account Executive
  • Auckland
  • $40k - $45k
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?).
  • Contract
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Role is with:

Anna Bethell Talent Agent

Just graduated? Or have 1-2 years experience under your belt? 

Calling talented go-getting juniors. We’ve got an opportunity for a quick-witted, on-to-it junior to jump-start their career with a contract role at a top video production agency.

Due to recent growth, they’re on the hunt for a passionate, focused and relationship and service-driven Account Executive. This role will initially be a contract until Christmas, with the opportunity to go full-time for the right person!

This is a busy role working on a number of accounts so thriving under pressure and a general passion for all things video and production is a must. Naturally confident and strategic, they’ll have bags of enthusiasm and experience across areas such as video production, content creation, along with an understanding of branding and passion bringing brands to life across multiple media platforms. 

The Account Executive will ensure that clients’ expectations are met with a ‘can-do’ attitude while building relationships with them and other key stakeholders.  As a small agency, the new hire will be reporting directly to the Production Manager, they’ll have plenty of opportunities to prove themselves and quickly progress up the ranks into a more production-focused role.

Required Experience:

  • 1 + years’ experience
  • A keen interest or experience in video production

Required Skills:

  • Brilliant communication skills – verbal, written, and presentation writing and delivery
  • Outstanding project and time management ability with excellent attention to detail in all areas, even when in a high-pressure environment
  • Ability to truly listen to the client, manage expectations, and deliver to agreed deadlines
  • Ability to appraise and evaluate work, and be articulate in explaining it
  • Assist in client meetings and presentations; capture accurate, detailed notes and action tasks
  • Strong financial management skills
  • End to end job management from brief to final implementation
  • A quick-thinking problem solver, and a good attitude
  • Experience with office operations including regular supplier liaison (couriers, IT), office stationery and grocery orders 

Desired Skills:

  • Proven experience working with tight deadlines
  • Highly responsive to client requests
  • Ability to motivate and negotiate with both colleagues and clients
  • A basic technical understanding of production & file types
  • Experience working with production is ideal

Required Qualifications:

  • Tertiary qualification in a relevant field (marketing, communications, business, design or advertising) 

Personality & Culture Fit:

  • Energetic
  • Passionate
  • Career Driven
  • Confident 

Salary Range: 

  • $40-45K (inc KiwiSaver)
  • The initial contract until Christmas will be paid hourly (rate to be determined on experience)

Commencement & ideal start date?

  • ASAP

Let Anna 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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