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Account Manager

With agency or strategic planning background, you are eager to put experience to use with projects of greater complexity. Passionate about the creative industry, you yearn for a place where thinking and creative collide. If this describes you, this is a great role for you to grow and learn.

Reporting to Director, Client Services, you will:

  • Understand, empathise and grow existing accounts closely with clients
  • Proactively provide prompt communications advice to clients
  • Research, strategise and develop brand and communications strategies
  • Write inspiring creative briefs and inspire creative solutions
  • Project manage brand and communications projects and jobs
  • Write exciting proposals and deliver convincing presentations
  • Manage work quality, timelines and cost
  • Organise fun, creative and effective brainstorming sessions
  • Review the billing structure of existing clients and identify growth opportunities.
  • Support Business Development Manager in developing pitch proposals
  • Design/Facilitate client ideation workshops
  • Prospect, cold call and nurture potential clients
  • Evaluate all leads and prospects and recommend sales opportunities

About you

  • Degree in Marketing, Communications, Psychology or of related discipline
  • 5 years of relevant working experience in a brand consultancy/advertising agency
  • Proficient project management, strategic thinking and problem-solving skills
  • Write, speak and express yourself like a pro
  • Highly motivated with strong desire to learn, acquire knowledge
  • Awesome personality, creative and collaborative
  • Great sense of humour
  • Meticulous and detail-oriented.

Please write in to us at hi@anticsatplay.com with below details:
a) CV including nationality
b) Current and expected remuneration package
c) Earliest date of availability
d) Work samples esp. strategic planning briefs and plans

Public Relations Manager

Someone who have always been able to influence opinion and behaviour? Someone who enjoys meeting new people and able to establish rapport with people quickly? Explore the career opportunity as a Public Relations Manager with us! We are looking for a PR strategist who will drive advocacy for clients’ brands. As a member of client services division, you will also drive billing for your assigned accounts, as well as support business development manager in pitches, via PR and brand communications jobs.

Reporting to Director, Client Services, your responsibilities may include:

  • Plan and execute appropriate customer relationship strategies to achieve and maintain targeted business volumes and revenue projections
  • Designs P&L plans that maximises cost efficiency, profit and workflow
  • Develop PR plans, strategies and campaigns
  • Successful media pitching, seeking high-level placements in print, broadcast and online media
  • Develop social media content, amplification and influencer engagement plans
  • Leverage existing media relationships and cultivate new contacts
  • Pen press releases, byline articles and keynote presentations
  • Brief in design work to Creative team when necessary
  • Organize, guide and support clients during interviews, photo opportunities and PR events
  • Monitor, analyze and communicate PR outcomes and results regularly
  • Maintain a keen understanding of industry trends affecting clients and make appropriate recommendations regarding communication strategy surrounding them
  • Support in antics corporate communications PR – messaging, media engagement, awards pitching etc.
  • Prospect, cold call and nurture potential clients
  • Evaluate all leads and prospects and recommend sales opportunities

About you

  • Degree in Public Relations, Marketing, Communications or of related discipline
  • ~4 years’ work experience in PR agency
  • Advertising / branding experience will be an advantage
  • Excellent writing skills
  • Experienced in managing clients, overseas PR partners and other stakeholders
  • Proficient in PR media database. i.e. Telum media and social monitoring tools
  • Forward looking, with good problem solving skills
  • Organised and has good business orientation
  • Growth mindset
  • Driven and charismatic
  • Sense of humour and comfortable with public speaking

Please write in to us at hi@anticsatplay.com with below details:
a) CV and nationality
b) Current and expected remuneration package
c) Earliest date of availability
d) Work samples esp. briefs and communications plans/ strategies, pitch note, social media campaign work etc.

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 things just for fun. You want to dream and imagine. And get paid doing it.

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 owning it. Reporting to our Sr Creative Director, you will be expected to

  • Work closely with planners, copywriter and production partners to produce innovative campaigns and make ideas come to life
  • Propose kickass concepts founded on research and inspiration
  • Design brands and campaigns that get people excited
  • Design experiences (digital, print, video, environmental) guided by your own firm art direction
  • Present your masterpieces confidently and persuasively
  • Prepare FA as sometimes needed

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 or Slack
  • Proficiency in digital a must (website, mobile, UX/UI design)
  • Basic programming skills 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 get our attention also 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

If you think you complete us, reach out to us at hi@anticsatplay.com with your

  • CV
  • Current and expected remuneration package
  • Earliest date of availability
  • Portfolio

Intern (2020 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 2020 / Jan – Apr 2020

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.