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  • 15 Nov \ Cape Town

    Account Manager

    We are a highly entrepreneurial and opportunity focused company who want to be the most desired creative company on the African continent and beyond. We believe that “the people with the best people win” and are looking for a world class Cape Town based Account Manager to join our team and be part of this audacious vision. 

    We are looking for a brave, bright, optimistic problem solver who has the following qualities:

    •    Demonstrate a passion for creativity and ideas and seeks to grow his/her business portfolio through enviable creative solutions
    •    Connector of dots – someone who can work across a complex client business & drive cohesion
    •    Operational smarts – ability to get work out in an efficient & effective manner
    •    High level of EQ
    •    Three to five years' experience in the account management function (big agency experience is preferable)
    •    Experienced in working with senior clients across multiple stakeholders
    •    A natural leader with fantastic people skills - both within the agency environment and when dealing with client
    •    Has strong organisation, admin and time management skills, able to take the lead on projects
    •    Pays attention to the details and worries about the little things
    •    Has strong integrated marketing skills
    •    Is energetic with a go-getter attitude
     
    We don't do ego.
    We solve in the positive.

    If this opportunity excites you, please apply!

    While we look at every CV submitted to us in detail, given the sheer volume of applications we’re not able to respond to every applicant personally. Rest assured that if we like what we see, we’ll be in touch as soon as possible. Alternatively, we’ll keep your details on record for future consideration. 

    If you haven’t heard from us within two weeks, your application has unfortunately been unsuccessful. 

     

    jobs@mcsaatchiabel.co.za
  • 5 Oct \ Cape Town

    Strategy Partner

    M&C Saatchi Abel Cape Town is looking for a highly experienced Strategy Partner with a proven track record. Smart, sharp thinkers need only apply.

    In this role, you will work as part of a senior leadership team with a Business Partner and Creative Partner to oversee, build and lead respected and admired relationships with key clients,  including Takealot.com, Superbalist and MR D


    The ideal candidate will have industry cred and meet the following criteria:

    •    Eight+ years in a strategy role (preferably in an advertising agency environment)
    •    The ability to be an all-around strategic thinker across channels and disciplines
    •    Self-starter with relentless energy and tenacity
    •    Highly creative thinker who comes to the table with an informed point of view
    •    Thrive in an entrepreneurially orientated environment with fast turn-around times
    •    Experience in fashion and online retailer would be an added bonus.
    •    A hunger for the industry and an interest to grow
    •    A strong agency pedigree and will add to the culture of the agency 
    •    Highly positive, interesting, and effortless to work with

    This is a great opportunity with a lot of scope for development and career growth.

    We don't do ego.
    We solve in the positive.

    While we look at every CV submitted to us in detail, given the sheer volume of applications we’re not able to respond to every applicant personally. Rest assured that if we like what we see, we’ll be in touch as soon as possible. Alternatively, we’ll keep your details on record for future consideration. 

    If you haven’t heard from us within two weeks, your application has unfortunately been unsuccessful. 

    jobs@mcsaatchiabel.co.za