Firebrand

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Introducing the Business:

Firebrand is a marketing and digital transformation agency with attitude. We start, build & grow NZ businesses. Ultimately our goal is to be MASTERS OF THE DIGITAL UNIVERSE. We start with People. Stories. Strategies. We build Ideas. Experiences. Platforms. We grow Businesses. Communities. Futures. That’s where you come in! We believe in strengthening this great little city, or businesses and our rangatahi by offering opportunities that enable you your first break in the Marketing and Digital Industry. In simple terms we offer web, design and marketing services specialising in strategic marketing, eCommerce facilities and full-service design. Our customer base is diverse and includes small to large organisations that require our expertise to tell their stories, grow customer connection and brand awareness and deliver their products and services across NZ and to the world. We offer an environment that fosters creativity, innovation and thought leadership. We value people who think differently, who really care about making a difference, are empathetic and who play well with others, have a desire to learn and seek, work hard and contribute to making Firebrand the innovative, social and fun place it is.

TO APPLY: In the spirit of JobDUN Firebrand will be running our own Digital Speed Dating Event. 

Please submit your cover letter and email by and we will allocate a 5 minute interview slot so you can tell us in your allocated 5min slot:
 Tell us about you, what you can do and what you have studied?
 Any special skills or attributes you bring? Why you want a paid Summer Internship at Firebrand? What you hope to achieve while at Firebrand?

 

Digital Speed Dating Event Dates to be advised.

What the Business needs:

MISSION SUPPORT - VIDEOGRAPHER INTERN (Multi-media Storyteller and Content Creation)

Are you a born storyteller, have a natural empathy for people, a passion for multi-media, and a lover of all things digital? Can you magic up storyboards, create visuals using photography and video, get the key message across and have mean software skills to pull it all together into a cohesive story? Are you curious, driven, can think strategically and independently, are creative and design-oriented and possess a team and entrepreneurial spirit? If you can cope with a bit of creative madness in an open plan, fast-paced team environment, have the passion and some of the skills suited to our industry… apply to be a Firebrander and join us on our quest to take our clients' stories to the world.

OUR IDEALS/LIKE TO HAVES:

• Have an awesome attitude, endless curiosity and drive, and like people!

• Work to a creative brief, a deadline and budget, take direction and be self-driven.

• Customer-focused with great verbal and written communication skills.

• Studying a 3rd year Marketing or Communication Design or equivalent degree

• Photography or Videography skills. Software skills for video, photography and design - Final Cut Pro, Avid, Adobe Suite, (Premiere Pro, Illustrator, Indesign, Photoshop) or industry equivalent.

• Ability to use industry spec photography and video cameras and equipment

• Blessed with an eye for graphic design, layout, brand, messaging and motion graphics.

• Google Suite (Docs, Sheets, Gmail, Drive, Slides). Visual examples and/or a design portfolio.

BONUS POINTS FOR THINGS (but not essential):

• Know some Open Source Tools ie. Canva, Social Platforms, Facebook Manager or equivalent.

• Skills in design and experience in Adobe CS (Illustrator, Indesign, Photoshop).

• Creative writing skills with personality that translates into communication design assets for use on social media and other channels.

• Social media skills, associated business tools and best practices.

 

MISSION SUPPORT - COMMUNICATION DESIGN & MARKETING INTERN

Do you have a natural empathy for people, a passion for social media, and a lover of all things digital. Do you have an ability to write charismatic content, create visuals and have the capability and software skills to pull it all together and make sense of it all as a cohesive brand story for any industry? Are you curious, driven, can think strategically and independently, are creative and design-oriented and possess a team and entrepreneurial spirit? If you can cope with a bit of creative madness in an open plan, fast-paced team environment, have the passion and some of the skills suited to our industry… apply to be a Firebrander and join us on our quest to take our clients' stories to the world.

OUR IDEALS/LIKE TO HAVES:

• Have an awesome attitude, endless curiosity and drive, and like people!

• A love for communication, design and social media.

• Work to a creative brief, a deadline and budget, take direction and be self-driven.

• Customer-focused with great verbal and written communication skills.

• Studying a 3rd year Marketing or Communication Design or equivalent degree • Blessed with an eye for design, layout, brand and messaging and know your way around some free Open Source Tools is ideal ie. Canva, Social Platforms, Facebook Manager or equivalent. Able to use Google Suite (Docs, Sheets, Gmail, Drive)

• A writer with good grammar, can craft key brand messages with personality and translate to social media and other channels.

• Visual examples and/or a design portfolio.

BONUS POINTS FOR THINGS (but not essential):

• Skills in design and experience in Adobe CS (Illustrator, Indesign, Photoshop).

• Photography or Videography skills.

MISSION SUPPORT - ADMIN INTERN (Customer Care and Team Support)

Do you have a natural empathy for people and a desire to work in the creative industry? Are you curious, driven, can think practically, like to solve problems, love a challenge and possess a team and entrepreneurial spirit? Be the friendly face of Firebrand. Use your organisational prowess to keep our administration ship-shape and support our clients and team with information, great communication and care. You will work with our Air Traffic Controller. There’s room to learn, grow, and find what excites you. Hone your skills in other areas, which could be content writing, social media, marketing or project management. If you can cope with a bit of creative madness in an open plan, fast-paced team environment, have the passion and some of the skills suited to our industry… apply to be a Firebrander and join us on our quest to take our clients' stories to the world.

OUR IDEALS/LIKE TO HAVES:

• No degree or work experience required, just an awesome ‘can-do’ attitude, endless curiosity and drive, some computer skills and like people!

• Great energy and a desire to work in the industry and help people.

• Customer-focused with great verbal and written communication skills.

• Good time management and project administration skills.

• A finisher that works to tight deadlines and multi-tasks.

• Organised with an eye for detail with strong communication and interpersonal skills.

• A great communicator by phone, email, in person and on social media.

• Flexible, self-motivated and responsive and can prioritise, multi-task to meet deadlines.

• Adaptable and has a desire to work with different software ie Google Suite (Docs, Sheets, Gmail)

• Resilient, maintains a sense of humour and enjoys being a change maker.

BONUS POINTS FOR THINGS (but not essential):

• Creative design, writing, marketing, digital or development and/or software skills.

• Enjoy social media management or market research.