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Current Positions

Business Director (MAUD)

Maud are a team of designers, developers, writers, producers, and strategists based in Sydney and Melbourne. We’re entrusted with some of Australia’s most iconic brands including David Jones, Australia Post, Telstra, Sydney Dance Company, NIDA and Kaldor Public Art Projects. As part of Accenture Interactive, we design in detail and deliver at scale. We now have an opportunity for an experienced Business Director to join the team in either Sydney or Melbourne, for a 12-month contract covering parental leave.

As a Business Director, you will lead the day-to-day running of the agency’s partnership with clients, taking accountability for all aspects of the agency’s business in relation to your client. As well, you will facilitate the team to deliver projects through strategic thinking and with the support of the best people, processes, and systems.

Here’s a bit about the role:

• As the main agency contact, build strong relationships with clients, outside of the transactional.
• Continually develop a deep understanding of the client’s broader business, their industry, and any economic influences upon their business.
• Leverage partner agencies within Accenture Interactive to help deliver client work, where appropriate.
• Ensure running of projects follows Agency processes and any agreed ways of working with your clients.
• Facilitate seamless integration with partner agencies (eg. The Monkeys, Fjord) on projects with blended teams, or where oversight is required.
• Develop business plans in consultation with General Manager, to meet annual client revenue forecasts.
• Manage project budgets effectively, reporting on any cost overages to General Manager & Finance.
• Prepare monthly billing and revenue report.
• Forge strong internal relationships with teams across Maud Melbourne and Sydney studios, and with Business teams at partner agencies.
• Understand the Agency vision and lead by example.
• Identify opportunities to grow business with your client and initiate relevant proactive work.

About you:

• 5+ years’ experience in a similar role, within a creative agency environment.
• Strong strategic thinking skills and business acumen.
• You believe in strong relationships with your clients and genuinely enjoy partnering with them.
• Excellent attention to detail – you check everything, then check it again.
• Confident in managing workflows – you know where everything is and what everyone is doing.
• Your sense of calm is infectious.

Interested? Please send your CV to jobs@themonkeys.com.au

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Business Director (AD) – Sydney and Melbourne

Business Director (AD) – Sydney and Melbourne

The Monkeys make provocative ideas that live within advertising, entertainment and technology. As part of Accenture Interactive we make provocative ideas come to life. We have an opportunity for two Business Directors (AD) who value creative opportunity and strategic thinking to join our teams in both Sydney and Melbourne. These are two separate roles.

You’ll be part of a dynamic team who bring energy and creativity to every brief, no matter the size. You will be leading the day to day running of your account(s) and deliver integrated solutions for our clients.

Here’s a bit about the role:
• Know the client’s vision and drive projects and people to deliver against it.
• Assume responsibility for as many aspects of a marketing plan as possible.
• Use your market knowledge to add value for your client.
• Drive growth in your accounts through innovation and great relationships.
• Make a noticeable difference to the client’s business as you lead the daily relationship.
• Make every project run like clockwork and to the highest standard.
• Maintain The Monkeys’ level of service at all times.
• Ensure all client guidelines and briefs are followed – be an eagle eye for detail.
• Be the key point of contact for the creative teams on your allocated projects.
• Ensure you’re delivering on the commercial needs of your account.

About you:
• 5+ years’ relevant experience in a similar role.
• Provocative thinking comes naturally to you.
• You believe in strong relationships with your clients and genuinely enjoy partnering with them.
• Excellent attention to detail – you check everything, then check it again. Ability to manage workflows. You know where everything is and what everyone is doing.
• Your sense of calm is infectious.

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

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Senior Business Director (SAD) – Sydney

The Monkeys make provocative ideas that live within advertising, entertainment and technology. As part of Accenture Interactive we make provocative ideas come to life. We have an opportunity for a Senior Business Director (SAD) who values creative opportunity and strategic thinking to join our team in Sydney.

You’ll be part of a dynamic team who bring energy and creativity to every brief, no matter the size. As a Senior Business Director, you will lead and oversee the day to day running of your account and deliver integrated solutions for our clients.

The Role:
• Have a deep understanding of your client’s vision, driving projects and people to deliver against it.
• Take ownership for delivery of key components of the marketing plan
• Use your expert market knowledge and experience to add value for your client.
• Drive growth in your accounts through innovation and great relationships.
• Make a noticeable difference to the client’s business as you actively lead and oversee the daily relationship.
• Ensure every project runs like clockwork and to the highest standard.
• Maintain The Monkeys’ level of service at all times.
• Ensure all client guidelines and briefs are followed – be an eagle eye for detail.
• Be the key point of contact for your clients and internal teams on your allocated projects.
• Ensure you’re delivering on the commercial needs of your account.
• Be an active contributor in monthly Business Director meetings.
• Lead, manage and support junior members of the team.

About you
• 6+ year’s relevant experience in a similar role.
• Provocative thinking comes naturally to you.
• You believe in strong relationships with your clients and genuinely enjoy partnering with them.
• Excellent attention to detail – you check everything, then check it again.
• Your sense of calm is infectious.

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

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Senior Business Manager (SAM) – Melbourne & Sydney

The Monkeys make provocative ideas that live within advertising, entertainment and technology. As part of Accenture Interactive we make provocative ideas come to life. We have an opportunity for a Senior Business Manager (SAM) who values creative opportunity and strategic thinking to join our team in Melbourne and Sydney. These are two separate roles.

Here’s a bit about the role:
• Be accountable to ensure every project runs on time and be across the detail.
• Build client relationships and learn from those around you.
• Become essential within the agency, updating the team on progress and owning your projects.
• Play a key role in delivering The Monkeys’ experience to clients, ensuring all briefs are followed while still pushing for creative solutions.
• Record all job requirements and develop your commercial ability.

About you:
• Provocative thinking comes naturally to you.
• You must have a minimum of 2 years’ experience in a creative agency.
• You can develop relationships quickly and genuinely enjoy partnering with clients.
• Excellent attention to detail – you check everything, then check it again.
• Ability to manage workflows. You know where everything is and what everyone is doing at all times.
• Your sense of calm is infectious.

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Auckland Mac Operator / Finished Artist

The Monkeys NZ are looking for a Mac Operator / Finished Artist to join our Studio team in Auckland. The Monkeys are known to push the boundaries within the advertising space, so your projects and role will vary across all clients and require you to use your technical knowledge to deliver on briefs.

The Role
• Use your craft skills, attention to detail and a solid foundation in core design to deliver on briefs
• Use your strong technical knowledge of print and workflows to deliver the highest quality work.
• Work across a variety of collateral, mainly print and outdoor but also extending to digital
• Work with Creative Directors and Art Directors to deliver on the overall look and concept of a brief, resizing and despatching to specification

About you
• You are proficient across the Adobe Creative Suite
• You have prior experience working in a creative agency
• Provocative thinking comes naturally to you
• You have excellent communication skills, both written and verbal
• You can juggle multiple projects with a clear mind and a cool head
• You are proficient in Adsend, Quickcut and other dispatch programs, production and pre-press knowledge is an added bonus

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

Who are The Monkeys
The Monkeys create provocative ideas that live within advertising, entertainment and technology. We’ve been called an ad agency, a collective, a branded content company, the business model of the future and a bunch of bloody dreamers.

Truth is, we’re a bit of each.

Owned by Accenture Interactive, we’re headquartered in Surry Hills, Sydney. We have over 150 staff, but we work with clients all over the world.

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Business Manager – Sydney

The Monkeys are looking for a Business Manager to join our Business Management team. As part of a fast-paced creative account, you will be responsible for supporting the day-to-day running of your account, while developing strategic thinking and an understanding of integrated solutions.

The Role

· Play your part in making every project run like clockwork
· Cultivate relationships with your clients and look to add value to your interactions
· Keep the rest of the agency team advised of progress on specific jobs
· Maintain The Monkeys’ level of service
· Ensure all client guidelines and briefs are followed – be an eagle eye for detail
· Be the key point of contact for the creative teams on your allocated projects
· Ensure all job requirements are recorded accurately that you’re commercially savvy

About you

· Provocative thinking comes naturally to you;
· You can develop relationships quickly and genuinely enjoy partnering with clients;
· Excellent attention to detail – you check everything, then check it again. Even if you didn’t do it;
· Ability to manage workflows. You know where everything is and what everyone is doing;
· Your sense of calm is infectious.

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

Apply now