Managing Director

Agency: overdose.digital 
Location Auckland, New Zealand

Posted: Jan 1, 2019 / Status: Open for applications

Job description

Are you a digital leader, with a passion for retail and a track record of growth? This is a fantastic opportunity to join one of New Zealand's best emerging businesses and be part of our global growth plans.

Since inception in 2016, Overdose has grown to a headcount of 80+. Head-quartered in New Zealand, with offices in Melbourne, Sydney, Wellington & Ukraine. As we push into 2019 with our new strategic alliance with the Together Group, we are taking our business global and building a world leading service. The business is centered around Digital Commerce, with industry leading directors across our 6 divisions of Strategy, User Experience, Marketing, Social, Technology & Data.

The role will be based in Auckland, reporting directly to the Group COO, with a mandate to accelerate the NZ business, also overseeing a new Wellington presence. You will build deep partnerships and expand our client network at speed, working tightly with our other APAC teams in Melbourne, Sydney & Singapore. 

The role will lead a team of 30-40 staff across Business Development, Strategy, Design, Client Success, Tech, Marketing, SEO & Social. You will be visible across all areas of the business, and actively building and maintaining the brand presence in the market.

We actively welcome applicants from non-agency backgrounds, that have built strong commerce solutions within the Retail, Marketing, Platform or Payments space. We are an "anti-agency" with a unique culture and outlook; we value diversity, uniqueness and being that bit different. 

The position requires passion, entrepreneurship, hustle, accountability, humility, integrity and a genuine love of business success. Knowledge of eCommerce platforms beneficial, and experience delivering retail solutions is a pre-requisite.  You will be hungry for accelerated growth and a desire to change the industry. 

The role will be remunerated based on candidate experience, and may include future equity opportunity.

Apply here with linkedin or contact Todd Welling.