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.
The successful candidate will need to be able to create new design concepts as well as maintain the visual standards and brand continuity of existing projects. The designer will be required to own projects and make decisions when required. Creativity, energy, initiative, drive and ambition will be the main focus for the person joining the team.
This is a brilliant role for an up and coming designer, someone looking to really take that next step in the growth and development of their career.
· Senior level 2+ years experience
· Agency background preferred
· Good Mac skills
· Tertiary Qualification (preferred)
· Strong design skills across retail print and some digital – production work, mailer/booklet design, POS, concepts, illustration
· Strong hands on-the-tools designer with Creative Suite
· Strong communication skills are essential
· Retouching / Photography / Styling
· Illustration and typography skills a huge bonus
· Busy, social, growing, creative and dynamic workplace
· City centre location
Personality & Culture Fit:
· Strong work ethic
· Fast and efficient
· Strong communicator
· Enjoys a challenge and plenty of energy to work in a busy and fast paced environment
· Someone who can bring forward new ideas and has a passion for retail / FMCG
Let Penny and The Pond agents help you realise your market value and future career potential. Apply today, or get in touch for more information.
Please only apply if you have a valid NZ work visa.
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I like a big money-grabber acknowledging what we're up to and relegating their part to letting us get on with it.
Spark just did a VO montage.
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