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Current Positions

Broadcast Producer- Sydney

The Monkeys are looking for a Broadcast Producer to join our Production team. This role requires a nimble mind to solve all manner of production challenges as well as production experience gained in an advertising or production agency.

The Role

  • Ensure every project runs like clockwork and is delivered to the highest standard
  • Provide day to day timings, estimating, executing, purchasing/negotiation, quality control and general supervision of Broadcast related projects.
  • Manage internal stakeholders and develop strong relationships within the Agency, with Client and with Suppliers
  • Possess a strong understanding of the broadcast production and processes, and ensure their implementation
  • Use your grit and dexterity to make ideas come to life across a range of channels
  • Work closely with production team and suppliers to help us get the best deal for every project
  • Use your negotiation skills to ensure the best outcomes for all jobs you are assigned to

 

About you

  • You’re a brilliant juggler, communicator and project manager – we’re looking for the best of the best
  • Mid-senior level production experience, gained within advertising or production agency environments
  • Provocative thinking comes naturally to you
  • Excellent attention to detail; you don’t miss a thing
  • Your sense of humour and unflappable demeanour is infectious

 

Interested? Email us at jobs@themonkeys.com.au

 

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Finished Artist

The Monkeys are looking for a Finished Artist to join our growing Studio team on a 6 month contract. Working across our portfolio of clients, your role will be tasked with bringing creative flair to all briefs.

The Role

  • Use your great craft skills, attention to detail and a solid foundation in core design to deliver on briefs
  • Work collaboratively with the agency to execute designs
  • Work in our fast-paced Studio to ensure timely execution of creative projects
  • Work across a variety of collateral: POS, branding, print, digital, outdoor, TVC formats
  • Enhance and finesse projects with added design flair
  • Assist creative and production departments with concepting and visualising

About you

  • Strong understanding of Adobe Creative Suite, Photoshop, InDesign, Illustrator
  • Minimum 2 years’ finished art experience in creative agency
  • Excellent communication skills
  • Calm and patient, where no job is too intimidating
  • Provocative thinking comes naturally to you
  • Excellent finished art skills
  • Proficient in Adsend and other dispatch programs
  • Production knowledge an advantage

The Monkeys work hard. Things happen quickly. But it’s worth it, if only to get a year’s worth of laughter by the end of your first month.

Interested? Email us with a link to your portfolio at jobs@themonkeys.com.au

 

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Reception/Front of House

The Monkeys are looking for a Front of House to join our Sydney team. This role will manage reception and the day to day running of the office. The role will be responsible for Front of House duties, such as greeting guests and manage a busy reception desk. You will deal with everything from facilities and diary management through to supporting the office and managing supplies. You will play a key role in delivering The Monkeys level of service at all times.

The Role

  • The front desk is your primary focus as you are the first point of contact for all clients, suppliers and visitors to The Monkeys
  • Lead a small team including our Back of House Coordinator
  • Coordinate the effective operation of the office, including overall responsibility for the management of suppliers
  • Act as our work health safety champion, ensuring compliance and coordinating security and fire and safety training
  • Overall management of receiving and ordering couriers
  • Organising travel for the agency as required
  • Diary management and coordination of meetings for staff and clients
  • Assisting with the on-boarding of new starters and creation of staff presentations

About you

  • Prior office management experience essential, preferably within technology, creative or other fast paced industries
  • You possess a demonstrated background of providing administrative leadership in a busy office
  • You are highly organised and motivated
  • You are reliable and punctual
  • Highest attention to detail
  • You possess a positive ‘can do’ attitude and are friendly, approachable and well mannered
  • You have experience in using both IOS and Microsoft programs
  • Above all, you have a sense of humour and are calm under pressure

Interested? Email us at jobs@themonkeys.com.au with your CV and a short introduction telling us a bit about yourself.


Front End/ Creative Developer

The Monkeys are looking for a Mid-level Front End/ Creative Developer to join our Digital team in Sydney. Reporting to the Technical Director, this role will allow you to work with a wide range of technologies and help shape our digital work.

The Role

  • Ability to work on a diverse range of projects and technologies
  • Work collaboratively with the digital team and other stakeholders
  • Ability to provide technical insight and ideas to creative briefs
  • Ability to articulate technical concepts and solutions to non-technical stakeholders
  • Keen eye for design and aesthetics
  • Ability to work to task and deadlines
  • Produce considered and well-crafted code

About you

  • Willing to learn from and share your learnings with the wider team
  • Demonstrated commitment to continuous learning and improvement
  • An expert knowledge of HTML5, SASS, Javascript
  • A good working knowledge of React, ES6, Nodejs
  • Understanding of core programming paradigms (OOP, Functional programming)
  • Understanding of git for source control
  • Working knowledge of build tooling (webpack, gulp)
  • Exposure to continuous integration / delivery tools
  • Exposure to a Linux based OS or similar

Bonus points for

  • Working knowledge of Unity or Unreal Engine
  • Working knowledge of WebGL / WebVR / Three.js
  • Working knowledge of mobile app development
  • Exposure to DevOps / infrastructure
  • Exposure to hardware hacking, Raspberry Pi or similar
  • Working knowledge of back end systems architecture

Interested? Email us at jobs@themonkeys.com.au

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Senior Digital Producer/EP

We are looking for driven Senior Digital Producer to lead the digital team for the agency.

The Role

Working across our full client portfolio, we are looking for someone with strong understanding and passion for all things digital but able to work in an increasingly integrated field. A successful candidate is able to manage multiple stakeholders, work directly with the client and coordinate the production of a variety of digital projects. You will be proficient in delivering large interactive projects, web builds, app development and digital campaigns.

You will have the ability to take briefs from the client and plan early stages of a project, but also be versatile enough to coordinate delivery through to launch. This is a great opportunity for someone wanting to be a part of driving a team forward and being part of a fast growing and exciting agency.

Ideally, you’ll be able to:

  • Incorporate provocative thinking into everything you do
  • Lead a small team
  • Independently direct and manage medium to large digital projects from beginning to end
  • Set and continually manage expectations with internal and external stakeholders
  • Define scope, goals and deliverables of the project
  • Write functional specs, user journeys, statements of work
  • Create sitemaps and manage budgets
  • Raise and manage risks
  • Create basic wireframes
  • Run regular stand-ups with project teams and as well as client meetings
  • Deliver timely and detailed reports on project performance
  • Be responsible for quality assurance
  • Be flexible, have a can-do attitude and work with the client services team to deliver solutions for our clients

Digital agency experience or experience within the digital department of a creative agency is an absolute must. A thorough knowledge of digital production is essential while experience with managing integrated projects is a plus. You are strategic, creative and multi-hat wearing and love being part of building something exciting.