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Senior Designer

You are not just a designer and you will not be treated as just a designer. You’re a Creative. You want to create. You want to take an active steer. You want to learn and share what you’ve learned. You want to try things on for size. Or do something just for fun. You want to dream and imagine. And get paid doing it. Sounds like you?

As Senior Designer, you will play an active hands-on role in key projects. Working closely with other players in the creative, ops and account servicing team, you will steer client and agency jobs toward the best creative outcome, and own it.

In this role, you will:

  • Conjure magic from creative briefs
  • Propose kickass concepts founded on research and inspiration
  • Design brands and campaigns that get people excited
  • Design experiences (digital, print, video, experiences) guided by your own firm art direction
  • Present your masterpieces confidently and persuasively
  • Prepare FA and production supervision as sometimes needed
  • …and some menial tasks

About you

  • Knowledge of 3–4 creative disciplines to produce compelling and cohesive ATL, BTL and digital work under broad direction
  • Expertise in Adobe CC, Microsoft Office and productivity software like Teamgantt and Teams
  • Proficiency in digital a must (website, mobile, UX/UI design)
  • Proficiency in motion and/or environmental design is an advantage
  • Strong storytelling ability non-negotiable
  • Ability to present and facilitate brainstorming sessions with some flair and showmanship
  • More than 5 years of graphic design experience
  • A monkey brain brimming with too much ideas, matched by a left brain that can critically organise them into thoughts
  • Ability to have fun but can also hunker down and get shit done
  • Other table stakes, like team player, communication skills, self-starter, time management, etc.

Your application will also get our attention if you can:

  • Show us your passion in branding and advertising
  • Convince us you can work in a team
  • Show us you are an unstoppable ideas machine
  • Make us laugh

To apply, please click on Apply or email to hi@anticsatplay.com with

  1. CV
  2. Current and expected remuneration package
  3. Earliest date of availability
  4. Work samples / body of works

Account Director

If you love advising and guiding clients, are passionate about creative and communications industry, enjoy working closely with creative to drive project management, and nurturing budding admen and women, explore joining us as an Assistant Account director/Account Director.

As the Assistant Account Director/Account Director, you will have the opportunity to strategise and boost the client’s experience with the Company, to maximise the potential in client retention, in order to build a profitable and sustainable business. This includes the (a) effective and efficient management of the Client Servicing team (b) oversee and drive initiatives to improve on strategies to better serve the changing needs of customers.

Reporting to Managing director, you will:

  • Drive new business development through seasoned sales techniques; network, prospect qualify, propose, handle objections, close
  • Develop winning pitches through great insights, time management and ability to rally team resource
  • Develop strategies and ideas for integrated campaigns (brand, advertising, PR, content, social, digital)
  • Identify billing opportunities and execute sales and upsell successfully
  • Manage project timeline and cost, ensuring on-time on-quality, exceeding client-satisfaction
  • Develop inspirational briefs based on strong data-driven user-based research and Oscar-worthy presentations
  • Build and maintain mutually beneficial relationships with key clients, past and current
  • Deal with client issues escalated by team members
  • Plan account billing and take full responsibility for company top-line
  • Keep abreast and teach others on latest trends and thoughts, best practices
  • Assign, guide and oversee the Client Servicing team
  • Drive marketing planning and implementation for company
  • Oversee and ensure timely collection of sales proceeds
  • Plan and direct the recruitment, training, deployment and management of manpower resources in the departments under supervision
  • Drive departmental development planning for Client Servicing Department

About you

  • Degree in Business Management, Marketing, Advertising or any related fields
  • Min. 6 years at senior manager or 8 years at director level in managing client servicing and public relations/agency experience
  • Experienced in agency operations and workflow
  • Excellent communication and interpersonal skills
  • Strong knowledge of creative and production processes
  • Strong leadership skills
  • Strategic thinking with good foresight
  • Mature, with a great sense of humour
  • Collaborative spirit, with good decision making skills
  • Strong problem solving skills
  • Service oriented disposition
  • Meticulous and has good time management skills
  • Able to carry out conflict resolution techniques effectively
  • Able to travel for work purposes

Please write in to us at hi@anticsatplay.com with the below details:

  • CV
  • Current and expected remuneration package
  • Earliest date of availability
  • Work samples esp. strategic planning briefs and plans

Intern (2023 placements)

More than taking meeting minutes, you will be learning real things and making a difference. If you have 3–6 months to spare and are passionate about branding, advertising and public relations, this role is a great launchpad into a communications/PR career. Supporting the Client Services team, you will:

  • Assist in desk research to shape briefs
  • Support and participate in 2–3 retainer accounts/projects
  • Be involved in account servicing, brief development, client follow-up, media engagements, as well as organisation of events and creative brainstorming sessions
  • Support new account pitches
  • Support client accounts administratively; this incl. keeping good meeting records, quoting and billing accurately
  • Develop content for our social media and blogging platforms
  • Internship periods: Jan–Jun 2023, Jul–Dec 2023

About you

You love the excitement of the communications industry…reading up on latest news, meeting people and weaving intriguing stories! But after all the bustle, you can quiet down, dig deep and pen interesting stories and thoughts. You must be:

  • Excellent in language skills, spoken and written
  • A strong communicator (and listener!)
  • A dramatic presenter, charming and charismatic
  • Meticulous and detail-oriented
  • Someone with a great sense of humour

If this fits the bill, reach out to us at hi@anticsatplay.com with your:

  • CV
  • Desired internship period
  • Writing samples (you may be asked to perform a writing test too!)
I want in!

Because you complete me.