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Onward Search is looking for a Market Analyst to join our Fortune 500 client in northern Atlanta for a long-term onsite contract opportunity! 40 hours/week are expected, and benefits are available during the engagement.Skills:Collects and analyzes data to evaluate existing and potential product/service markets. Identifies and monitors competitors and researches market conditions or changes in the industry that may affect sales.Requirements:Bachelor's degree in Marketing, Data Science, or a related field. 2-4 years of professional experience in marketing analysis, analytics, data visualization, website optimization, or similar functions. Excellent written and verbal communication skills. Experience with Power BI or other data visualization tools strongly preferred. Experience with Percolate required. Website optimization experience preferred.Does this sound like you? Apply today!
Onward Search is looking for an Art Director to join our agency client in Atlanta for a short-term onsite contract opportunity! This opportunity is looking for a "Quick start" and the start date as soon as Friday 8/17.Skills and Requirements:Must be available to go onsite in northeastern Atlanta for 2-4 weeks, 40 hours/week. The engagement may extend depending on project needs. Must be able to provide your own laptop and have reliable transportation. 5+ years experience in conception, developing and mocking large-scale collateral pieces for sports and entertainment events STRONGLY preferred. Must have expert-level skills in Photoshop and Illustrator. UX, UI, web, and similar areas of digital design are not the focus of this role.Does this sound like you? Apply today!
Social Media Project / Account Manager
Onward Search is hiring an experienced hybrid Account/Project Manager with strong digital social media skills! If developing processes and creating flow is in your DNA, then we want to talk with you. Agency background preferred.Manage all project coordination including distributing information, building out processes and timelines, managing our content creator and copywriter's time and resources, coordinate with the lead client Experience working on large projects and familiarization with common PM tools, and heavy social media project management. Must also have Account Management experience. Client interface experience is a must!This is a contract role until the end of October, but a HUGE potential to extend! Must be able to start ASAP!Skills:Manages multiple integrated, multi-track projects simultaneously and investigates and understands project priorities in the context of agency and client expectations. Creates and enforces project schedules, estimates, and resources for all projects. Prioritizes tasks and deliverables for each project for the team and issues status reports. Establishes and maintains processes to manage scope over the project lifecycle. Translates business requirements into functional and technical specifications for the development team. Sets project quality and performance standards. Assesses and manages risk within, and across multiple projects. Ensures the best practices and standards are understood and followed throughout the project and applies the lesson learned from previous projects. Ensures a positive, collaborative work environment for the team. Maintains awareness of the current industry environment that shapes opportunities for client solutions (news events, trends, tools, etc.).Requirements:Bachelor’s degree required. 3 to 5 years project/account management experience Experience managing multiple projects simultaneously (preferable in an integrated program) from business development to final delivery. Strong interpersonal, analytical, problem solving, negotiating, influencing, facilitation, organizational, prioritization, decision-making and conflict resolution skills. Accountability for a large budget and/or client revenue. Demonstrated ability to craft and define a strategic business solution based on broad client goals.Does this sound like you? Apply today to be considered!
Technical / Proposal Writer
Onward Search is looking for a Technical Writer with experience or interest in proposal writing to join our corporate technology client in northern Atlanta for an onsite contract-to-hire opportunity!We are looking for a technical writer to help us out with proposals (RFPs, RFQs, RFIs) and customer-facing documentation.Skills:Research, storyboard, outline, and draft content for various technical channels including proposals (RFPs, RFQs, RFIs), white papers, blog posts, product documentation, SOPs, and similar documentation. Work will be primarily longform in nature. Coordinate and communicate with internal stakeholders to determine requirements, receive feedback, and deliver draft/finished products.Requirements:4-6 years of professional technical or business writing experience, preferably with a corporate, technology, telecom, engineering, or utility company. Experience writing within a highly regulated industry also acceptable. Bachelor's Degree in English, Writing, or a similar field. Prior experience writing for all stages of proposals (including RFPs, RFQs, and RFIs) strongly preferred. An understanding and a high level of interest for emerging technologies preferred. MUST have an incredible level of attention to detail and a capacity for researching, interpreting, and understanding complicated technical concepts. Portfolio/samples REQUIRED for consideration and should be submitted at time of application. Please note: this is NOT a creative, marketing-style copywriting role. Portfolios/samples should reflect primarily business, technical, and proposal work.Does this sound like you? Apply today!
Onward Search is hiring a Graphic Designer to join our corporate client in Atlanta for a perm direct hire opportunity! You will design and develop global marketing materials (both print and digital) to support the client and its divisions.Skills:Work cross-functionally with marketing teams in the planning, creative development, execution, and production of marketing materials. Ensure that these materials comply with marketing standards and requirements, follow brand compliance guidelines, and are delivered within defined timelines and budgets. Participate in the concepting, design, development, execution, and production of various materials including print, stationery, collateral, multi-media, direct, events, signage, web, interactive, and product icons.Requirements:Bachelor's Degree in graphic design or a related field. 3+ years of professional design experience within a marketing agency, design studio, or corporation. Advanced user of graphic design programs including Adobe InDesign, Photoshop, and Illustrator. PowerPoint experience a plus. Prior experience working collaboratively with outside agency design groups. Conceptual thinker with a wide range of design capabilities including a solid background in print, packaging, branding, typography, collateral, multimedia, direct, events, signage, and web; product icon and GUI development and enhancements are a plus Strong oral and written communication skills. Strong organizational and time management skills with an ability to manage workflow against strict and aggressive deadlines. CURRENT PORTFOLIO REQUIREDDoes this sound like you? Apply today!
Onward Search is hiring perm for a UX/UI Designer to join our corporate client in Atlanta!Job Summary:You will be responsible for creating world-class digital experiences including websites, landing pages, banners, design elements, infographics, and general digital design. You will develop digital-specific graphics, animations, icons, style sheets, color schemes, templates, and layouts, ensuring that the brand is represented consistently across multiple applications and experiences.Primary Responsibilities:Conceptualize, design, present, and execute modern, sophisticated digital design and web experiences including web sites, microsites, landing pages, newsletters, and more. Work within a multidisciplinary creative marketing team and in partnership with development teams across multiple projects. Create conceptual wireframes and flesh out design for existing wireframes Deliver finalized, full-fidelity design comps for implementation.Minimum Qualifications:Bachelor's Degree in visual communication, design, or related field is required. 3+ years of professional design experience within a marketing agency, design studio, or corporation. Excellent track record of visual and responsive web design projects. An ability to interpret and transform data into visual stories and infographics. Excellent verbal, written, and visual communication skills. Knowledge and experience in information design and web user experience design. Familiarity with current web design technologies, trends, and techniques. Expert level of competency in Adobe Photoshop, Illustrator, and related design tools. Proficiency with wireframing tools (Axure, Adobe XD, or similar). General proficiency in HTML, CSS, and related web technologies. Must be able to multitask and collaborate in a fast-paced environment. Current online portfolioDoes this sound like you? Apply today!
Brand Marketing Manager
Onward Search has an immediate need for an experienced Brand Marketing Manager in Atlanta, GA who is ROI-minded and ready to make an immediate impact in a fast-growing business. You’ll take on high-impact challenges such as: How to drive wider adoption of the industry's most advanced VIN-decoding API How marketing programs can significantly grow the number of users in our clients newly-launched SaaS platform What new marketing programs can be launched that will drive brand awareness and authorityAs Brand Marketing Manager, you will craft product positioning and message to communicate the value of enterprise products to the market. You will experiment with new marketing tactics and channels to increase the number of leads and overall lead quality. The successful Brand Marketing Manager will balance a deep understanding of marketing funnel metrics with a customer-centric approach to problem-solving.Skills: Develop and continuously refine the positioning and messaging for products, including web-based applications and APIs. Complete customer and competitive research and use it to influence product strategy and drive effective messaging. Lead product launches and ongoing promotion in collaboration with the entire marketing team and the broader go-to-market team, including sales. Generate high-quality content for prospective and existing customers including emails, case studies, webinar content, landing pages, white papers, and more. Collaborate with the wider marketing team to drive qualified marketing leads through campaign activities to targeted customers for your product. Working with the Marketing & Sales teams to articulate product value proposition, and champion the product internally and externally. Become the resident SME on designated products and markets serve and support sales efforts through client presentations, product decks, RFP responses, etc. Track product marketing metrics and manage to goals.Requirements: Bachelor’s degree. 5-7 years of experience in B2B marketing, ideally within information services or data products. Excellent written, verbal, and visual communication skills with an appreciation for detail and persuasion. Experience marketing enterprise data and/or technology solutions. Deep understanding of subscription data and software business models. Strong project management experience and skills. Highly organized and attentive to detail. Excellent communication skills with the ability to communicate at all levels of the organization internally and externally. Team player who brings a sense of positive energy and the ability to influence, inspire and motivate cross-functional partners across the organization. Strong business acumen and analytical skills with the ability to construct and evaluate different business model approach to maximize ROI.Apply today to join a fun, smart, and highly collaborative group of professionals that are passionate about what they do, and have a record of success to prove it.
UX / UI Designer
Onward Search is hiring for a UX Designer with B2B software experience. This is a contract to hire role located at the Cobb Galleria.Our client is seeking a mid-level UX Designer with some UI skills. The UX Designer will be responsible for re-vamping the website and have demonstrated experience working through traditional UX design phases such as user research, wireframes/storyboards, and mock-ups.Skills and Requirements: At least three (3) years of experience in UX design. B2B experience. Proficiency in Sketch and Invision. Strong communication skills. Portfolio that displays UX design process.Does this sound like you? Apply today!
Social Media Content Specialist
Onward Search is looking for a Social Media Content Specialist and Community Manager to join our Fortune 500 client for a long-term onsite contract opportunity! 40 hours/week are expected, and benefits are available during the engagement.Skills:You are a creative thinker, writer, and social media addict with 1-2 years of experience working in and managing content for social media channels. You are well-versed in social media vocabulary, tools, process, and emerging trends and best practices. You are collaborative in your approach and are comfortable working cross-functionally with other creative and social media professionals to develop content ideas for social media platforms that you manage. Support integrated social media campaigns through social media platforms. Implement strategies and tactics that deliver the desired brand experience consistently across social platforms. Participate in cross-functional team meetings to develop content calendars & provide campaign support. Coordinate development of content calendars and post content based on that calendar. Monitor online social media conversations on a daily basis. Work with external and internal partners to ensure flawless execution and creation of content. Develop and execute an ongoing social media publishing and promotional calendar based on objectives and community feedback. Curate and manage all published social community content (images, videos, and written). Use social media publishing tool to load content, post to social platforms, and monitor online conversations. Engage directly with consumers within social media communities and escalate any issues to Corporate Social Media and PR management.Requirements:Bachelor's degree in Journalism, PR, or Marketing. 1-2 years of professional experience in social media content creation and management, preferably with a focus on community relations. Excellent written and verbal communication skills. Must possess some creative copywriting skills; an ability to think on your feel and demonstrate self-immersion in social media Proven ability to proactively think about future events and opportunities in real time. Experience in social media platform tools; Sprinklr, Slack, Hootsuite, and Percolate strongly preferred.Does this sound like you? Apply today!
Senior Director of User Experience
Onward Search is looking for a Senior Director of User Experience to join our agency client in Atlanta for a permanent, direct hire opportunity!Job Summary:In this role, you will be responsible for providing world-class user experiences and UX strategies for digital products, taking extensive design knowledge and coupling it to business goals. You will partner with a line of business (LOB) marketing, project management, product management and customers to lead the design of innovative, industry leading products. You will lead design teams to drive the product design process from conceptualization, research, functional design, and user interface, through implementation and usability review. You will be responsible for attracting, retaining, and developing top talent focused on designing intuitive, quality products through collaboration with end users and modern software development teams. You will work closely with teams of designers to support in-depth business reviews, communicate and present across all levels of the organization, and support cross-functional product teams. You will champion data-informed, user-centered design where the goals of the user and the business are brought together to form seamless solutions. You will lead design from concept to final execution, producing initial research, sketches, wireframes, visual designs, prototypes, and performance data following launch.Who You Are:You are a natural leader with deep professional experience at the intersection of creative and technology. You live, breathe, and speak user experience. You have experience managing teams of 5 of more and are comfortable leading teams across geographically diverse locations. You are a visionary and a strategist with an exceptional ability to guide, mentor, and drive UX teams in the development of impactful, engaging experiences that resonate with the target audience. You are very serving as a key member of the leadership team for a large organizations. You are comfortable meeting with clients and thrive on building those relationships.Who You Are NOT:A Creative Director or Art Director who also happens to do UX design.Primary Responsibilities:Effectively lead design efforts and manage junior team members Compellingly communicate your ideas to a wide variety of key stakeholders Function as a bridge across disciplines, such as Design, Product, Engineering, and Marketing, and across time zones Own various web and mobile application interfaces Generate detailed specs of final designs that allow devs to build accurately Work with devs and QE to deliver polished final product Evangelize new interface guidelines and design patterns Mentor junior members of the design team Work closely with Executive Creative Director and Creative teamsMinimum Requirements:10 years of experience designing and delivering products in cross-functional teams from start to finish for enterprise level clients Deep understanding of user-centered design methods and best practices - and you're always looking to improve on your process The ability to thrive in a fast-paced, collaborative, agile environment Power to influence others and build consensus, while dealing with ambiguity You can produce results independently as well as collaboratively in a team Self-motivated, a good communicator, and able to balance great design with meeting short deadlines Experience using analytics, user research and other approaches to help make decisions and iterate on the product A deep appreciation and talent for simple solutions to complex problems Expert knowledge of design tools such as Sketch, OmniGraffle, Axure, InVision Required: Experience managing teams of other designers Required: Ability to travel as needed Experience working in and evolving design systems Ability to lead and conduct on-site client stakeholder interviews Ability to lead and conduct client driven workshops around customer journey mapping and persona development. Understanding of component based design principals and pattern library's for enterprise CMS solutions to include Adobe AEM, Crownpeak & Sitecore.Does this sound like you? Apply today!