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Creative Team

  • Creative Team
  • Auckland
  • $80k
Following application, a talent agent will review your CV, cover note & portfolio against the role and will be in touch within 72 hours (it's the polite thing to do isn't it?).
  • Full Time
  • Live
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Leighton Howl Recruitment Director

Are you a creative team buzzing with creativity, passion, and smarts, who loves all aspects of bringing ideas to life? Are you ready to step out of the big agency world to cut your own path? Do you appreciate the past and see far into the future with new ideas that make consumers laugh, think long and hard or maybe get a bit pissed off? If so, this is an opportunity to jump into this great agency, listen, learn, debate, and create work that stops consumers in their tracks.

If so, this role may be for you two.

Our client, a growing Auckland integrated agency, is now looking for a midweight creative team (a copywriter and an art director) to join their successful studio. This newly created role works closely across a range of clients and encompasses all the skills and expertise of advertising, content, ideation, brand, design, online, copywriting, typography, and much much more.

The successful team will take charge of the creative studio from the bottom up, create work that turns heads, gets thrown out, ripped apart, but at the same time creates the odd nugget that gets through to the back of the net and maybe if kicked hard enough wins the odd award. We are talking ideas that shock, inspire, or simply communicate with clarity that will be produced weekly for great clients wanting great results.

This is an opportunity to grow into a senior-level team within 2-3 years and own the projects within the agency and studio structure while reporting to a CD on all ideation and production.

Apply this side of Christmas, start mid-January. New Year - New role - New clients!

The breakdown

We are looking for a creative team with:

  • Min 3 years agency work experience
  • A selection of ideas within a strong portfolio

As a pair, you’ll have…

  • Strong conceptual thinking
  • Ability to take the creative direction on new projects
  • Nature talent for craft, design, type, and art direction
  • Strong talent for words, scripts, sound, and tone of voice
  • Experience managing external partners – including Photographers, Illustrators
  • Confidence managing your own work pipeline to deliver different projects simultaneously
  • Expertise in social & all forms of digital media
  • An appetite for creating challenging and progressive work

Are you both…

  • Creative, curious, passionate
  • Strong communicator, enjoys debate
  • Aware, interested, and smart with a focus on communications excellence
  • Interested in artistic, social, and cultural trends 

The reward

  • Salary $80,000 per annum + KiwiSaver
  • Supportive team & growth
  • Varied project briefs covering a range of industries

Mandatory requirements

  • Due to current border restrictions, we are only able to accept applications from people entitled to work in, and currently residing in New Zealand.

In summary

This is a pivotal career opportunity within an award-winning Auckland integrated agency. This role offers the opportunity to grow your career up by working on quality clients, and diverse projects, in new disciplines, producing award-winning work.

Apply today

If this role appeals, apply today or e-mail [email protected] with a brief summary of why you may be interested. Or call Pond Recruitment Director Leighton Howl directly on 021 702 573 for a confidential chat.

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