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Individual Member benefits

Collective experience

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Insights into common operational issues Proven approaches to managing business Access to various agency remuneration models

Benefit : What’s in it for you?

Save on costly business consultants by tapping into existing industry know-how.

ACA ACREDITATION

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Establishes a sense of trust and governance for stakeholders, clients, and prospective clients.

Benefit : What’s in it for you?

Reassure clients and stakeholders with professional sector accreditation.

Accredited embers are invited to some industry pitches.

DIRECT NOTIFICATION OF REGULATORY ISSUES

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Updates of all government regulatory issues within the sector, Direct Access to MAC Charter Council.

Benefit : What’s in it for you?

Keep abreast of regulatory issues that could affect your business.  

LEGAL ADVISORY SERVICE

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Solid legal advisory on scripts and advertising profession related matters. Templates for agency/client contracts.

Benefit : What’s in it for you?

Offer your clients peace of mind with experienced legal advisory on scripts before costly production is incurred. Protect your business interests/ Mitigate business risk with established best practice agency client/contract templates.

Participation in survey

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Benchmarking of Remuneration within the industry.

Benefit : What’s in it for you?

Benchmark salaries and rates against industry norms, to better negotiate with clients and staff.

Exclusive industry rates
AON Insurance

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Flat rate for all shoot related insurance. Shorter lead time to apply for insurance for shoots.

Benefit : What’s in it for you?

Offer your clients the best TV Shoot insurance rates and turnaround times.

Labour Net

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Access to a dedicated call centre for Labour related issues.
Advice on labour related issues and processes that need to take place to avoid labour related litigation with CMMA and Labour Court with employees.
Training webinars on Human Resource topics.
Discounted rate for drafting of employment contracts, chairing. disciplinary procedures and guidance.

Benefit : What’s in it for you?

Save on full time HR costs by having HR professionals on call when you need them.
Support your HR manager with access to training and an on-call professional sounding board.
Avoid labour related litigation and save on expensive legal fees.
Save on costs, get your HR documents drafted and updated at discounted rates by professionals.

Labour Consultants: T. Mbali (attorney & CCMA Commissioner) & W. de Beer (IR Specialist, Snr Lecturer & CCMA Commissioner)

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Discounted rate for professional labour consulting with CCMA Commissioners to avoid disputes with employees.

Benefit : What’s in it for you?

Avoid labour related litigation and save on expensive and time consuming CCMA disputes.

BBEEE Scorecard Tracking Platform - Mpowered

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Track BEE scores regularly online to put corrective measures in place prior to BEE Audit period.
Strategise maintenance and improvement of BEE score.
Access to BEE Specialists to create a strategy to improve BEE score.
BEE Audits made easier as access to rating agents who will utilise platform for BEE Audit.
Access to all Mpowered data base of BEE scorecards.

Benefit : What’s in it for you?

Be proactive about your BEE strategy and rating with the help of BEE specialists.

Employee Wellness Program

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The AskNelson Programme, powered by Kaelo Lifestyle, provides valuable support to employees and their families to ensure both their physical and psychological wellbeing and assists them to cope with problems they may encounter at work and at home.

Benefit : What’s in it for you?

Stay competitive in the marketplace by offering your employees added value wellbeing services healthier, happier employees enhance morale and improve overall workplace performance. 

Chase software - Incubators

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Robust online workflow and costing system.

Solid back-end support for agency function and growth.

Benefit : What’s in it for you?

Give your startup/incubator a fighting chance by putting the right processes and systems in place. 

Effie Entries and Events

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Cost saving on entry fees and attendance to events.

Solid back-end support for agency function and growth.

Benefit : What’s in it for you?

Profile your agency within the industry without breaking the bank.

Industry networking

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Access industry networking opportunities like:

  • ACA Board & Committees
  • Mentors and Mentees
  • Future Ballers
  • Guest Speakers
  • ACA Events

Benefit : What’s in it for you?

Strengthen business connections.
Access to possible opportunities and partnerships.
Obtain different industry prospective.
Motivate your junior staff through industry networking and mentorship. 

Industry monitoring and resolution

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ACA can endeavor to assist in resolving some client/agency issues and act as a sounding board for these types of issues and endeavor provide guidance to prevent lengthy legal battle.
The ACA offers dedicated access to experienced and informed legal advice to all its member agencies. While this does not extend to counsel or representation, it is particularly useful when requiring professional advice in mitigating risks that could possibly occur.

Benefit : What’s in it for you?

Save on costly legal consultations, access legal and professional advice to mitigate potential business risks. 

MAC charter council

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Members kept abreast of all significant factors that influence MAC Charter in order that members may better plan their Transformation Strategies

Benefit : What’s in it for you?

Stay updated on regulations that affect your sector to plan better transformation strategies for your business.

Facilitation of tenders & pitches

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ACA Monitors and endeavors to prevent unfair pitch process by clients.

Benefit : What’s in it for you?

Save time and money on expensive pitch processes.

Acces to education and burasries

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you will be entitled to join all educational seminars and webinars that the ACA offers.

Benefit : What’s in it for you?

You are also given preference when bursaries are available.

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