Wanted: Account coordinator with love of writing, brand and advertising
Do you cringe at grammatical, spelling and punctuation errors?
Are you constantly analysing advertising when walking down the street or watching T.V.? (Bonus points if Don Draper is your hero...)
Do you love all things brand, marketing and PR?
If you said yes to one or more of the above, sounds like you're:
a) Just like us and someone that we'd like to know
b) A serious contender for a challenging new role that has become available at our Sydney based marketing and PR consultancy
You are a talented junior or emerging account coordinator wanting to join a small, tight-knit, hard-working marketing agency. You may currently be working in marketing or advertising, or have graduated with a marketing or communications degree but haven't cracked the role you want in the industry... yet.
Michael Field is a strategic marketing consultancy specialising in medium sized business-to-business (B2B) and business-to-consumer (B2C) clients across a range of industries including travel, home wares, manufacturing/distribution, professional services, and hospitality.
While skills and experience can be important (and we will get to those in a moment) we are hiring for intelligence, attitude, energy, integrity and cultural fit and will happily train the right candidate with the necessary skills for success.
Heres what we're looking for:
Minimum 1 year experience in a marketing, advertising, PR or related role
Portfolio demonstrating capabilities in copywriting, punctuation and grammar
Strong client service focus and experience
Excellent presentation, communication and appointment-setting skills including phone manner
Social media experience
Initiative, initiative, initiative
The drive, determination and confidence to work in a young, creative team who are experiencing exponential growth
Someone who is confident in their own skin and prepared to do the work and learn on the job
The successful applicant will be responsible for a wide range of tasks and will be the 'go-to' person for our busy and talented Account Manager. Responsibilities include:
Business development including appointment setting
Client liaison and project management
Preparation of proposals and reports
Market research including industry and competitive analysis
Social media management
Contribution to creative development including advertising, brand and digital strategy
Office administration including database management, diary management and travel arrangements
Working with interns and supporting other team members
Implementing and supporting marketing plans, campaigns and promotional initiatives
Managing relevant suppliers including printers, web developers, etc.
Any other responsibilities as they occur
We encourage creativity in your application and appreciate your attention to detail by demonstrating your cultural fit, values and any tangible demonstration of your skills or suitability for the role.
Please email your cover letter and CV to email@example.com with the subject line Account Coordinator Application. Applications close on Friday 5 September, 2014.
We can't wait to meet you.
Marketing, PR and Communications
September - December 2014 Intake
Looking for a head start in the industry?
Studying communications and lover of all things strategy, media, marketing and PR?
Wondering what you’re in for once you’re released from the realm of Uni into the unknown ‘real world’?
Our small but growing consulting agency is offering candidates the opportunity to complete an internship in the fast-paced media, marketing, PR and communications industry. Our portfolio of companies offers services ranging from strategic marketing and consulting to digital and social media, PR and advertising.
The internship program is designed to provide you with real world, first-hand experience in all aspects of media and communications, with particular focus on marketing, PR and strategy. We are seeking students currently enrolled in Marketing, Advertising, PR or Communications focused tertiary education courses.
We are now taking applications for our Spring 2014 program - commencing 1st September and concluding 22 December, unless otherwise negotiated.
Successful applicants will be involved in the day-to-day administration of the agency as well as gaining first-hand experience in:
Social media strategy and implementation across LinkedIn, Twitter, Facebook, Pinterest and YouTube
Search Engine Optimisation (SEO) and Search Engine Marketing (SEM)
Copywriting - including copy of press releases, blogs, websites, social media and direct mail
Website design and development
Client relationship and account management
Our interns will gain experience working on the accounts of medium-large clients in B2B, B2C, Not-For-Profit and member services organisations.
We are offering a two-day a week internship based in our Sydney CBD office. Interns will receive a comprehensive induction on commencement and written assessment and record of experience on completion.
Interns will be required to sign a Program Agreement and a Non Disclosure Agreement to participate in the Program.
In order to be eligible for an internship candidates must meet the following requirements:
Currently enrolled in tertiary course, or
A recent graduate within 24 month of course completion
Educational background and current/previous course of study must be directly related to the internship offered
Demonstrate a genuine interest in the Internship Program
Be punctual, reliable, professional and comply with the organisation’s professional standards
Our 16-week Internship period commences 1 September 2014 and concludes 22 December 2014.
Put your best foot forward! Our internship program receives a large number of candidates every year. We review every application with specific criteria in mind:
Fit for task: Does the applicant's background, experiences and educational performance meet the selection criteria?
Cultural Fit: Does the applicant demonstrate our cultural values?
This is your time to shine! You are encouraged to incorporate our values in your application and creatively demonstrate your suitability for the program. There are limited positions available, so only the best applications will be shortlisted for interview.
Successful candidates Applications close Monday 25 August 2014. We will be interviewing applicants prior to the close date. Those who send us their applications early will have a greater chance of securing an interview. Please send your resume and cover letter via email only, addressed to Hollie Azzopardi: firstname.lastname@example.org, with the subject line "Internship Program".
To find out more on our internship program check out the video made by our interns.