Project Manager - Production Funding

About the job

We are currently seeking an exceptional Project Manager to join the Production Funding team to create and deliver innovative cross-platform media integrated campaigns across TVNZ local shows. You are a capable PM, with excellent client management skills, have broad media knowledge and sales / marketing  ability and are adept at managing multiple stakeholders and juggling numerous projects all at the same time. You'll be comfortable leading client meetings, able to think on your feet, don't get flustered too easily and understand the balance between client and supplier needs. This is your chance to work across some of TVNZ's highest profile local programme formats such as The Great Kiwi Bake Off, Celebrity Treasure Island and MKR.

About you

To be successful in this role you'll have a creative and innovative problem solving ability with proven experience of project and sales management. You have exceptional client relationship and client management skills. You are a confident persuasive presenter able to lead a project and a room. You have an extensive understanding of advertisers, agencies and their business drivers.  Strong personal, organisational and time management skills are essential as are effective communication skills. You'll be adaptable, able to think laterally and excited at the prospect that no two days will be the same!

Experience in client service / management and media in a commercial environment is ideal as well as an understanding of the sales process. You will be self-motivated, able to work to deadlines and have a passion for television.

About us

TVNZ is one of New Zealand's best known and most trusted brands. Every day we join over 2 million kiwis wherever and however they want to watch our content. Whether we're breaking news, starting conversations, or simply putting smiles on faces, we're all about sharing the moments that matter to New Zealanders.

Job details

Reference # :
Posted on :
21 Nov 2018
Closes on :
14 Dec 2018 23:55
Location(s) :
Expertise :
Sales - Agency (COM)
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Work type :
Permanent full time

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