LaVolta - Recruitment for the Digital Age

IGN and AskMen continue their growth in Australia and are now building their dedicated sales operation. We’re searching for a Sales Manager, Ad Ops Manager, 2 Account Managers and Sales Support

We’re delighted to be working with the market-leading games and men’s lifestyle media brands as IGN and AskMen  transfer control of local business operations to the newly formed Ziff Davis Australia Pty Ltd.   The move follows the sale of IGN Entertainment by News Corp earlier this year to the fast-growing digital media business, Ziff Davis, Inc.  The newly formed local company will take over commercial representation for both brands from News Australia on 1st July 2013 – a move that may eventually see other Ziff Davis brands launch in the country.

More about the jobs we’re currently searching for here:

Digital Innovating for good

We all talk about how our ideas can change the world for the better, but one Sydney based firm is really making a difference. Australian digital design and development company Vivant recently launched a global first in London:, a game for good that challenges the world to raise US$1 billion within the year. Players will decide how to split it between charitable causes and one lucky winner.

Closed - Ruby on Rails Developer

It's been a real pleasure for us to grow this team from scratch with amazing talent.  If you're a passionate developer who'd like to work in smart team in a well funded startup environment delivering great digital solutions across a range of media we should be talking to you now. 

Closed - Senior Digital Producers - some really nice opportunities

We have some interesting permanent & fixed term contract roles that are all outside the norm of mega digital/integrated agency.  If you're yearning for an opportunity to leverage your several years of digital production management experience while getting to work strategically with great clients and teams delivering really nice considered solutions across the breadth of digital and interactive (as broad as IPTV, mobile, Experiential and interactive experiences) then please get in touch with for a confidential conversation.

A most engaging play not to be missed and yes it’s at the Theatre.

This fantastically funny independent production is a murder mystery "whodunit" that takes a tongue in cheek look at the world of TV Soap and Celebrity.  The play is running now at NIDA produced by our friend Nick Bolton and written/directed by Sam Atwell.  The show runs until May 18th and we recommend you get along and support some great local talent.  If you're up for a laugh, this engaging story will get you chuckling and probably leave you wondering why it is that you don't get to the theatre more often.  Click here to buy your tickets

Telling the Digital story – Lifestyle Brand Advertising Solutions

A wonderful job working across the many iconic lifestyle brands of this media business.  As Digital Director for Brand Solutions, you’ll be responsible for a team of 35 with direct reports across Brand Managers, Creative Services, Research & Insights and Trade Marketing.  It will be your role to lead, inspire and bring together cross-platform creative advertising ideas that work commercially. 

The AIMIA Outstanding Contribution Award goes to …

I know we’re weeks late with this but we wanted to congratulate Jennifer Wilson for winning the AIMIA Outstanding Industry Contribution Award - great lady who totally deserves it.  For those of you who don’t know Jen, she is currently a Director at The Project Factory, and has a zeal for storytelling across multiple platforms, a passion for all things mobile and device-independent consumer relationships.  

Jen is also the author of many papers on digital screen content issues including ‘Getting in the digital frame: A screen producer’s guide to the digital landscape’, ‘The Digital Deadlock: How clearance and copyright issues are keeping Australian content offline’, ‘ Pocket Power: getting your content mobile’ and co-author of ‘The Writer’s Guide to Making a Digital Living’.  Jen sits on the Council of the Screen Producers Association of Australia representing the Interactive Media Division.