Careers

We’re always on the lookout for new talent. The kind that know that what they do can transform the world.

Careers

Our team brings a diverse range of viewpoints and backgrounds. We’re experts at what we do, and we’re united by one thing: a genuine belief that what we’re doing will change the world. Sound like you?

A career at Think HQ is unlike any other agency. We are genuinely, unapologetically values-led — which means only ever working on projects that will make a change.

It’s a fun, challenging gig. The kind where you’ll meet inspiring people, learn about things you may never knew existed, and go home each day feeling like you’ve done something good. We support and respect one another, so everyone — no matter how long you’ve been here — is given room to speak up and share ideas. 

Because we’re all about understanding and reaching potential. You never know where the next best idea is going to come from — which is why we give everyone everything they need to grow. When our team gets stronger, so does everything we do. 

Sound good? Check out some of our current openings. 
 

Current opportunities

Job Description

Are you looking to use your skills to make a positive impact?

Us, too. Think HQ is a fast-growing, award-winning agency committed to social change. We are on the hunt for Creative Operations Manager to help keep our creative production processes more efficient, productive and compliant.

Based in South Melbourne, we work with a range of clients creating positive outcomes for people, the planet, and places. We are a full-service agency, working collaboratively across advertising, PR, content, research, design, audiovisual and digital. Our skills are diverse, but we’re united by our uncompromised mission to create a positive today and tomorrow.

As a Creative Operations Manager, you will lead and supervise all projects and works across the creative department in determining project scope, estimating, planning, executing, and monitoring assigned projects and deliverables, in collaboration with all creative personnel including art directors, designers, copywriters, animators, producers, editors and developers.

Job Description

If you are an excellent manager, have a clear understanding of creative processes and are a leader that ensures projects and teams are properly resourced and run efficiently to meet deliverables, this role is for you. 

Responsibilities

  • Assess and clarify briefs and evaluate the best team makeup for assigned projects.
  • Plan for incoming projects and implement resource changes against evolving priorities.
  • Work closely with the client services team and producers to ensure that creative resources are properly allocated and utilised.
  • Maintain timelines in collaboration with client services and production teams, and track peak periods and resources accordingly.
  • Contribute to the creative process and offer workable solutions.
  • Enhance our talent base and manage our talent needs.
  • Monitor staffing and resources against assigned projects to meet project deadlines, constraints (schedule, scope, resources) and budgets.
  • Drive projects to the final stages of completion by keeping the team both on track and highly motivated.
  • Ensure a consistently superior creative product.

 

Requirements

  • You will have at least five years’ experience in an advertising agency environment and a solid understanding of creative development processes. 
  • Strong process orientation and problem-solving skills
  • Conceptual and strategic thinking
  • Experience in developing simple, efficient processes for a set of complex activities
  • Understanding of integrated campaigns and its interdependencies
  • A keen eye for detail and quality control 
  • Collaboration and excellent people’s management skills
  • Ability to make tough decisions, prioritise and keep calm under pressure
  • Strong time management skills and ability to work in a fast-paced environment.
  • Strong communication and leadership skills.
  • Bachelor's Degree in a related field.

 

Job Function Creative

Location South Melbourne, Australia

Engagement Full-time

Job Type Permanent

 

Think HQ is committed to providing a unique work environment by rewarding talent, celebrating diversity and encouraging forward-thinking. We are an equal opportunity employer, and we are committed to building a diverse and inclusive workplace. All qualified applicants will be considered for this position without regard to race, culture, religion, sexual orientation, gender identity or disability. We encourage Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander peoples and people of all backgrounds to apply. 

 

To apply

To apply, please send your CV, portfolio and cover letter highlighting why you feel you are the right person for this role.

Please note: All applicants must have valid Australian working rights.

Job Description

Are you looking to use your creativity to make a positive impact?

Us, too. Think HQ is a fast-growing, award-winning agency committed to social change. We are on the hunt for Creative Copywriters to deliver robust and insightful copy that pushes the boundaries of impactful communication and inspires our audiences.

Based in South Melbourne, we work with a range of clients creating positive outcomes for people, the planet, and places. We are a full-service agency, working collaboratively across advertising, PR, content, research, production and digital. Our skills are diverse, but we’re united by our uncompromised mission to create a positive today and tomorrow.

As a Creative Copywriter, you will be responsible for creating and executing cut-through and impactful integrated campaigns. You'll be required to work in a team of Art Directors and Designers, the wider creative team, and other teams in the agency and clients. If you come paired with an Art Director, no worries, let’s have a chat.

If you are an excellent lateral thinker, have a creative mind and strong writing capabilities for advertising, and are looking to join a vibrant agency, this role is for you. 

Responsibilities

  • Lead the creative process from concept to delivery in collaboration with the Art Directors.
  • Lead creative messaging strategy and copy development, thoughtfully deploying our clients’ brands’ tone and voice in all your work while maintaining consistent standards for the copy.
  • Ideate, develop and produce creative for a wide range of channels: film, radio, digital, social, press, direct marketing, print collateral, OOH, AR/VR.
  • Supervise creative elements related to production when required, including writing production briefs.
  • Manage the work of other copywriters when required, providing critical and inspiring feedback and mentorship while developing skills and careers.
  • Oversee other copy-related activities and processes, providing proofreading and editorial guidance to content partners and freelancers to ensure voice, tone, and style consistency.
  • Collaborate on client presentations and pitch decks.
  • Proactively provide creative solutions for clients and new business opportunities.

 

Requirements

  • Portfolio of inspiring work showcasing your copywriting experience in advertising.
  • You will have at least five years’ experience in an advertising agency environment and a solid understanding of creative development processes. 
  • Strong time management skills and ability to work in a fast-paced environment.
  • Masterful editing and proofreading skills.
  • Strong communication and leadership skills.
  • Bachelor's Degree in a related field.
  • Experience with long-form content would be a plus.

 

Job Function Creative

Location South Melbourne, Australia

Engagement Part-time or Full-time

Job Type Permanent

 

Think HQ is committed to providing a unique work environment by rewarding talent, celebrating diversity and encouraging forward-thinking. We are an equal opportunity employer, and we are committed to building a diverse and inclusive workplace. All qualified applicants will be considered for this position without regard to race, culture, religion, sexual orientation, gender identity or disability. We encourage Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander peoples and people of all backgrounds to apply. 

 

To apply

To apply, please send your CV, portfolio and cover letter highlighting why you feel you are the right person for this role to Creative Director Simon Yeo at simon@think-hq.com.au

 

Please note: All applicants must have valid Australian working rights.