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Our model is unique. We believe that creative thinkers need to be plugged directly into our clients’ business. It makes better work for our clients.

The way we look after our people is unique. We believe that healthy, happy people work better for our clients. Also, we have awesome views.

Does that sound right for you? Join us.


Please send a copy of your CV to careers@theworkssydney.com

open positions

Full Stack Developer

As a Developer at The Works, you will be responsible for the development of a broad range of innovative projects, from messenger bots and websites, through to eDM’s and mobile apps. You will work closely with our Creative Technology Lead, Digital Producers and other key stakeholders, to plan and deliver technical projects to the highest quality.

This is a great opportunity for a passionate full stack developer to join our growing digital team. We are a highly awarded creative agency, with a long list of blue chip clients and a great staff culture. You will enjoy working with a team of creative and passionate colleagues, in a fast paced and ambitious environment.

Main Duties

• Full stack development across a range of projects
• HTML responsive markup across platforms and optimized for specific platforms
• CSS including preprocessor Sass and BEM CSS naming conventions
• Implementation of a robust services and APIs to power applications
• Building reusable code and libraries for future use
• Optimisation of the application for maximum speed and scalability
• Implementation of security and data protection
• Translation of UI/UX wireframes to code
• Integration of the front-end and back-end aspects of web applications

Desired Skills and Experience

• At least 2 years’ experience as a full stack Developer – ideally in a creative environment
• Solid experience in a back-end programming languages PHP – Laravel (Essential), Golang & Node JS
• Experience in HTML & CSS
• Strong knowledge on micro services & API’s
• Understanding differences between responsive platforms (i.e. mobile vs desktop) and optimizing output to match the specific platform
• Ability to create Database schemas and Data migration
• Understand AWS hosting environment and fundamental design principles behind a scalable application to support load changes
• Ability to implement automated testing platforms and unit tests
• Good understanding of AngularJS, VueJS. ReactJS
• Proficient understanding of client-side JS scripting, JavaScript framework jQuery and ES6 coding structure
• Basic Photoshop is required for slicing up design, ability to crop, resize and perform small adjustments on an image
• Proficient understanding of Git
• Familiarity with development aiding tool Gulp
• A proven track record of delivering projects to time and budget
• Client facing abilities

How to Apply:

If you’re interested in the role, please send your CV and a covering letter detailing why you think you are the right candidate for the role to careers@theworkssydney.com.

Junior Content Creator

Working with the Broadcast & Content team, we are looking for an enthusiastic, creative and flexible content creator to join our growing team. In this newly created role, no two days will the same, as you will be working on varying projects from editing online content, motion graphics, versioning TVCs, hype reels and case studies.

The ideal candidate will be proficient in post-production but also have a desire to learn and grow. Ideally with an understating of the production/shoot process too.

Desired Skills and Experience

• Skills in the full Adobe Suite specializing in Premiere & After Effects, with knowledge of Photoshop and Illustrator
• Great attention to detail
• Strong admin stills, working in a neat and tidy fashion
• A creative mind, always thinking of new and exciting ways to approach each project
• Strong technical knowledge of both software and hardware
• Ability to multi-task and work on more than one project in one day
• A collaborative approach, working with creatives and problem solving attitude, working with all areas of the agency where needed
• An understanding of camera and sound recording equipment
• Ideally 1-2 Years industry experience but would also consider switched-on graduates with work experience

How to Apply:

If you’re interested in the role, please send your CV and a covering letter detailing why you think you are the right candidate for the role to careers@theworkssydney.com.

Creative Project Manager (AM Level)

As a Creative Project Manager, you will be responsible for delivering ‘the works’, ensuring delivery of all client work is on time, on budget and to a high standard. This job is about making things happen and building strong relationships with your clients and across the agency. As a CPM you will also be a strong ambassador of our agency philosophy ‘creatives at the forefront’ and show your passion for great creative and digital work.

Main Duties

• Effectively contribute to the creative process by negotiating sufficient time and budget for the agency to do its best work, gathering client and category knowledge, being a creative thinker and expressing an informed point of view
• End to end project management and ability to manage multiple projects at one time to ensure flawless delivery at all times
• Be a primary point of client contact, maintaining positive and proactive relationships with clients at all levels
• Build a strong partnership and be a strong support to your team, account Creative Partner and other creative and digital specialists across the agency
• Write, develop and challenge briefs
• Brief creative and digital teams independently
• Educate clients on the creative and production processes
• Support Creative Project Management team with general administration i.e. WIPS etc

Desired Skills and Experience

• Currently operating as an Account Manager or Senior Account Executive, ideally from an integrated or Digital Agency with strong experience in digital
• Solid experience across digital projects – EDM’s, web builds, app builds
• Any experience in loyalty, customer comms and retention would be highly desirable
• Bonus if you have experience with data targeting and databases
• Highly organised with strong attention to detail
• Proactive and resourceful
• Can do attitude with a creative flair
• Commercial acumen
• Ability to work independently and collaboratively
• Ability to influence and manage up
• High level of emotional intelligence
• Strong written and spoken communication skills and interpersonal skills
• You must either have Australian permanent residency or a valid full time working visa

Digital Designer

As a Digital Designer at The Works your main goal is to develop creative executions and designs that exceed our client’s expectations. You will work in a collaborative team environment and across digital projects with our other Designers, Developers and Creatives and will be involved in all areas of the design process from concept development through to finished media.

Main Duties

• Prepare creative solutions that achieve brief objectives.
• Present or assist in presentation of all creative and design work.
• Act as custodian for brands, ensuring work delivered responds to original brief objectives.
• Effectively manage the sourcing of creative assets including photos, ensuring they meet design needs within budget.
• Assist in preparation of style guides and design templates.
• Clearly articulate rationales for work, responding constructively to feedback.
• Remain current on client’s industry and digital landscape in general, sharing findings and expertise with client and extended team.
• Build strong relationships with Creative Partner’s and Project Manager’s, assisting them to deliver the best possible creative product within an acceptable budget and timeframe.
• Contribute to the team by being motivated and by motivating others.
• Manage your own training and development, utilising online tutorials, blogs and industry periodicals to ensure you have the appropriate skills for The Works clients & their future requirements.
• Proactively share ideas and interesting work, often from outside the agency, with creatives and other designers in the department, including print, to improve the overall output from Production.
• Participate in any face-to-face meetings including creative presentations and WIPs when requested by Project Management and Production team.
• Escalate creative issues or differences of opinion to Digital Design Director or Operations Director when they cannot be resolved through the regular approvals process.
• Contribute towards improving our internal processes by reporting back on current processes or situations as they arise.

Desired Skills and Experience

• Ideally 2 years plus years’ design experience in an agency environment with strong digital design experience
2 plus years design experience
• Proficiency in Flash and Adobe Creative Suite
• Experience using DoubleClick and Sizmek platforms
• A strong passion for layout and typography
• An understanding of front end development and responsive design would be an advantage
• Hands on knowledge of best design practices (UX/UI)
• Agency experience
• A good knowledge of coding languages and standards
• Great communication skills

Art Directors (All Levels)

We are currently looking for Art Directors at all levels to join our growing and award winning Creative team. We are very keen to hear from Art Directors with experience in digital, direct and customer experience.

In this role you be responsible for the development & execution of brilliant, integrated creative ideas. Your primary responsibility within your creative team will be for the visual elements of projects. You will also act as creative lead in an ongoing relationship with your allocated clients, accountable for effective, on-brief solutions.

Main Duties

• Concept development (with an ability to scamp)
• Creative execution and supervision across all channels including:
• Digital, Print, TV, Radio, Outdoor, Promotions/POS, Premiums, Collateral materials, Interactive mediums, Sponsorship & Experiential, Direct
• Client liaison regarding creative projects
• Successful delivery of creative solutions within established budgets, timeframes and on strategy
• Strong collaboration skills with fellow creatives and wider agency team members
• Develop thorough understanding of clients business and their competitive set
• Presentation skills, internally and with clients
• Ability to articulate vision, idea and objectives to suppliers and agency project partners
• Trouble shooting (as required)
• Guardianship of your brands values & guidelines
• Ability to successfully navigate and challenge a strategy

Desired Skills and Experience

• From a similar integrated agency or have similar experience
• Ideal background would be in Direct, Digital, CX & CRM
• A ‘doer’, motivated by getting things done and making sure they are!
• An excellent negotiator
• Solutions oriented
• A self-starter
• Great at upward and downward management
• Great at inspiring others

Copywriters (All Levels)

We are currently looking for Copywriters at all levels to join our growing and award winning Creative team. We are very keen to hear from Copywriters with experience in digital, direct and customer experience.

For this role you must love the craft of copywriting, have incredible attention to detail and should become the font of knowledge on your specific client/s. You will love creating great ideas that change people’s actions and realise opportunities for our clients.

Main Duties

• Creative execution and supervision across all channels including:
• Digital, Social, Print, TV, Radio, Outdoor, Promotions/POS, Premiums, Collateral materials, Interactive mediums, Sponsorship & Experiential, Direct
• Strong collaboration skills with fellow creatives and wider agency team members
• Develop thorough understanding of clients business and their competitive set
• Presentation skills, internally and with clients
• Ability to articulate vision, idea and objectives to suppliers and agency project partners
• Successful delivery of creative solutions within established budgets, timeframes and on strategy
• Guardianship of your brands values & guidelines
• Trouble shooting (as required)

Desired Skills and Experience

• From a similar integrated agency
• Ideal background would be in Direct, Digital, CX & CRM
• A ‘doer’, motivated by getting things done and making sure they are!
• An excellent negotiator
• Solutions oriented
• A self-starter
• Great at upward and downward management
• Great at inspiring others