Get Social with this outstanding digitally-led Auckland media agency requiring a Social Director to assume responsibility for the agency leadership of social media and content strategy. Reporting into the Head of Digital Media, the role involves managing and mentoring a team who plan and implement social media activity, content development and community management.
You will already be an experienced social media advocate, with 7+ years’ of social and content planning experience, excellent project management skills and a passion for nurturing great work… ideally in a media agency environment. This is a client-facing and wider internal support role, so your ‘social’ skills will be appreciated!
This agency hires only the best, so if you come up a bit short in experience but show that you are the up-and-comer you know you are, we want to hear from you. Located in the city fringe in a modern, team-friendly environment, people join and never leave!
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Yeah, but none of us are really gonna stop advertising there are we?
This is just one of many studies which show that TV rules the roost for generating profit and sales. This isn't a unique finding except too most client and media agencies. All media can be good, and in fact the ...
What channel is Apple??
Hi again, just to clarify, this scoreboard is based on social media performance - of the top 25 'traditional' media spend brands. Hope that clarifies. Agree there are a lot of NZ brands outside of these that are doing fantastic ...
Thanks for your reply. I think you're missing a trick if you're basing it only on traditional spend. Lots of good NZ brands doing interesting stuff and getting great tradition without buying a single TVC.
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