Augusto are content strategists and creators with offices in Auckland and New York. We work to create and engage audiences in the most entertaining and disruptive means possible. We're a diverse bunch, and not by accident.
We believe the best work comes from collaboration, from keeping the thinking as close to the making as possible. In our case that's under the same roof. Peek behind our roller door and you'll see creatives, directors, producers, designers, editors, motion artists, project managers, copywriters, technologists and strategists all working together with a holistic approach to creative and a shared responsibility for outcomes. This multidisciplinary approach allows us to create everything from feature films to Instagram stills. We've built VOD channels, captured the All Black's haka in VR, and developed a TV series filmed on Mt. Everest which screens in 220 territories.
Our ideal candidate would have experience in marketing, sales, media, content strategy and production….a big ask we know! So maybe you’re a BDM without media or agency experience but want to learn about content….or a Marketing Manager with experience in content that would like to move agency side…. an Account Director at an agency or Integration Specialist at a media company and want a new challenge operating in a different model.
A true business developer is required for this role, so chasing new business and creating value for new clients must be your passion. Ideally, you'll come in with a list of prospects ready to go.
We want a smart, high performing individual with a passion for what we do and a focus on results, but most important, you need to be up for some fun. So, if you are up for this role contact our Recruitment Manager, Angela Evans, for more information (firstname.lastname@example.org) or upload your CV.
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Who’s it for: McDonald's by DDB
Why we like it: Just about everybody will be able to relate to waking up the morning after the night before, and it's not a pretty sight. The latest McDonald's campaign portrays the ease at which delivery service Uber Eats can come to your rescue in times of need perfectly, with a knight-in-shining McDonald's livery (although it seems unlikely an Uber driver would wear that) dropping off your McMuffin straight to your door.
Who’s it for: TAB by VMLY&R
Why we like it: It's summer and everyone's amped for the continuing summer of sport schedule, not least tennis fans eagerly awaiting the make-or-break news from Roger Federer at this year's Australian Open. The TAB has tapped into the anticipation nicely with this spot, relating the tennis to the launch of new live betting capabilities.
Who’s it for: Lotto NZ by DDB
Why we like it: A favourite from 2018 is back to welcome the already work weary back to reality – with the two protagonists of Lotto's armoured truck campaign gazing happily out to sea from their flash campervan. No doubt the first week back at work alone is enough to inspire a fair few to buy a Lotto ticket, but this is a nice, topical ad for the start of the year.
Who’s it for: Air New Zealand by True
Why we like it: It seems unfair that one tiny kiwi with no limbs to squeeze into a shrinking economy seat gets to try out all seat options for mid-haul travel, but at least Pete seems like a personable guy. Pitched to get more Singaporean tourists onto our shores, the campaign does show New Zealand bathed in a lovely golden light that's sure to get the tourists flocking.
Who’s it for: Warehouse Stationery by DDB
Why we like it: If we think going back to work is bad, it's nothing compared to the dread a child feels when an 'endless summer' turns into back-to-school-specials. But this lighthearted campaign from Warehouse Stationery injects some humour into the difficult time year, with an 'undercover student' gathering pertinent intelligence about the nature of school stationery from primary school students.
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