My client, a busy and reputable, Hamilton City advertising agency, are looking for a brilliant Intermediate Graphic Designer to join their growing team. They are looking for a strong retail designer, someone confident in the FMCG space. Strong conceptual, illustration, layout and typography skills will be a big advantage.
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That's a much better ad and great to see a NZ agency involved. When compared with National's Election Ad here https://youtu.be/4Mq_Cf_RZvY the striking difference is the music. Labour's is upbeat and buoyant. Unfortunately National's is... well... boring.
It's like they aired an animatic. No prizes for craft.
Mel, what an asset you will make to the team. Such a great next step in your career. All the best. They are lucky to have you.
Nicely put! @Stoppress, put down the wooden spoon!
PolSci 101 graduates are just so cute. Look at the passion in their incoherent rants ♥️
Go Mel! - onwards and upwards - congrats!
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