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Integrated Project Manager
Onward Search is hiring for an Integrated Project Manager! This is a contract position with potential to extend. The client is located in Downtown Atlanta.Responsibilities:This role is responsible for managing the project lifecycle for integrated marketing projects. Consult on planning with client to initiate a project. Develop timeline, set and communicate deadlines for key tasks, negotiate with the client about needs and timing so that a thorough job is completed. Represents the project at meetings and/or in group discussions as requested. Identify resources needed to complete projects on time. Monitor and manage timely communications response and follow-up in our workflow tool (Basecamp), the centralized team communication and collaboration system or other internal Web-based software. Create and maintain comprehensive project documentation Communicate status to leadership, stakeholders, and project team as needed. Identify and drive resolution or escalation of issues, risks or delays that hold potential to impact timely plan implementation. Uses change control procedures to effectively protect and manage the scope of the project Ensures quality of relevant deliverables and stage gate requirements Ensures proper project close-out Performs miscellaneous job-related duties and assists on special projects as assigned. Demonstrates Marketing Competencies:Manages ambiguity - Operates effectively, even when things are not certain or the way forward is not clear. Collaborates - Builds partnerships and working collaboratively with others to meet shared objectives. Customer focus - Builds strong customer relationships and delivering customer-centric solutions. Cultivates innovation - Creates new and better ways for the organization to be successful. Plans and aligns - Plans and prioritizes work to meet commitments aligned with organizational goals. Drives results - Consistently achieves results, even under tough circumstances. Builds effective teams - Builds strong-identity teams that apply their diverse skills and perspectives to achieve common goals. Drives vision and purpose - Paints a compelling picture of the vision and strategy that motivates others to action. Has the ability to work in a fast-paced environment, on complex and multiple assignments Experience working in a highly collaborative environment with multiple stakeholders Outstanding communication and organizational skills Must have a proven and thorough understanding of the planning, creative and production processes in both a traditional print and digital, social and interactive world. Possess superior project management skills Ability to collaborate across a large, global organization Works well in a fast paced, deadline-oriented environment Analytical and possess strong organizational and problem-solving skills Possess excellent attention to detail Ability to communicate effectively, both verbally and in written communications Excellent grasp of Microsoft Office Suite products – including Microsoft Word, Excel, PowerPoint and Outlook.Education and Extras:PROACTIVE and a forward-thinker. COMMUNICATIVE – Passionate about your beliefs with the ability to say what you mean and show us you can listen to and understand your audience. CONNECTIVE – Essential to being a partner is being able to build strong relationships with others on a personal and professional level. Easily connect with all types of people ORGANIZED – Ability to keep up with the details that are always changing. Herding details and keeping them up-to-date should be your #1 specialty. ASSERTIVE – Diplomacy is key, but you must be quick to assert a plan (or ask the important question) that will allow the collective team to solve the issue at hand. CHAMPION – Stand behind the team with support & a positive attitudeDoes this sound like you, then apply now! Formal Knowledge: • Bachelor’s degree and 3 to 5 years project management, marketing planning or related role in an in-house or agency environment. • Project Management Professional (PMP) is a plus
Account Manager, Social Media
Our client, a PR Agency in Buckhead is looking for a Social Media Account Manager to join their team ASAP on a temp-to-perm basis.This person will be client-facing as well as hands-on, managing paid and owned social media campaigns. This person will build a strategy, create compelling content and measure the results, analyze the metrics, communicate the results to clients and recommend improvements for future programs.Reporting to the Sr. Account Director, this person will take the lead on clients’ social media marketing efforts by creating and executing campaigns to engage with audiences and convert them to customers through organic content, paid social content and influencers to deliver results for clients. This person will have one direct report and may also lead agency digital strategy, social media planning, and new business proposals.Day-to-day: Serve as the day-to-day social media contact for assigned clients, acting as a liaison between clients and internal staff with the goal of customer satisfaction and relationship-building through outstanding delivery of projects and services Plan and manage client budgets and prepare cost estimates for proposed plans Identify threats and opportunities, provide ongoing counsel to clients, while communicating and reporting on all client activities and successes Manage timelines and resources for incoming/current/ongoing projects. Manage long- and short-term social media strategy and activities for multiple accounts Generate compelling, creative content that effectively reaches target markets Identify and source high-quality user-generated content with a strong understanding of best practices and obtaining permission from content owners Understand each client and the messages they are trying to send Identify and collaborate with key influencers and measure results Perform social media audits and prepare regular reports for clients Plan and implement social media contests, giveaways, and promotions, including a strong understanding of legal requirements Monitor, listen and respond to social comments promptly Analyze campaigns and translate data into recommendations and plans for revising social media strategies Maintain awareness of new social media and digital marketing opportunities, platforms and technologies Manage digital marketing and/or content creation projects with outside vendors Requires Skills: 3+ years of experience creating online content and leading community engagement BA or BS in Digital Media, Marketing, Communications or relevant field Experience with online monitoring, measurement, web/social analytics tools (Sprout Social is a plus, but not required) Ability to multi-task and prioritize activities across a variety of client accounts with strong attention to detail Strong command of social media platforms such as Facebook, Instagram, Twitter, LinkedIn, Snapchat, etc., including community management Strong writing skills, including social content development and short-form copywriting Ability to set clear benchmarks and KPIs, then meet or surpass them Strong command of paid social advertising (including Facebook and Instagram ad campaigns and boosted posts) with the ability to plan, publish, monitor and optimize campaigns Graphic design and social video production skills and proficiency in Adobe Creative Cloud (Photoshop, Illustrator, Premiere Pro, After Effects) strongly preferred Experience with a broad range of digital marketing tactics preferred, including, but not limited to, email marketing, search engine marketing and SEO content writingDoes this sound like you? Apply today!
Industrial Designer - Soft Goods
Onward Search is looking for an Industrial Designer with experience in soft goods product design to join our client in Atlanta! This is an onsite, direct hire opportunity.PLEASE NOTE: While this role sits onsite in Atlanta, candidates from outside of that market who meet the qualifications and are willing to relocate to Atlanta are encouraged to apply. Remote candidates will NOT be considered.Job Summary:The Industrial Designer is a fast-paced and rewarding product development role responsible for creating, maintaining, and executing the design of innovative products in the fashion and accessory space. The employee will conduct research, conceptualize, prototype, and refine concepts into real-world products that meet given criteria. Please note: this is NOT a CAD Modeling/Engineer role, although CAD experience is helpful.Primary Responsibilities:Create and execute designs for consumer product goods focusing on soft goods, not electronics or “engineered” hard goods. Use sketching and visual rendering skills to develop and design new products and concepts. Produce innovative product designs and supporting material to communicate ideas to internal teams, clients, and factories. Develop and design product concepts against pricing, design, and brand specifications. Review prototype specs against initial designs and recommend changes. Take consumer insights to create compelling, innovative, and commercially viable products. Maintain knowledge of competitive products Participate in and help lead creative meetings Collaborate with other graphic design, product design, and marketing team members.Minimum Qualifications:Bachelor’s Degree in Industrial Design, Graphic Design, Product Design, or similar field. 2-6 years of professional industrial design experience in either an agency or a highly creative corporate environment with a focus on soft goods product design. Expert-level skills with Adobe Creative Suite (InDesign, Illustrator, and Photoshop). Experience in model making and a working knowledge of prototyping is a plus Experience in Rhino, SolidWorks or similar CAD programs preferred but not required. Experience hand sketching and illustrating designs, patterns, and products strongly preferred. Must have a functional and practical understanding of the products being designed. Prior experience working with large CPG or fashion brands preferred. Must be highly motivated, entrepreneurial, energetic, and creative with a positive attitude and a willingness to get the job done. Creativity, creativity, creativity. Stellar work ethic. Strong team and communication skills. Willingness to take direction, accept constructive and honest criticism, and apply feedback. No fear of working quickly under set deadlines. Time management skills and the ability to juggle multiple projects at once while meeting deadlines. Fanatical attention to detail. Online or PDF portfolio REQUIRED and must be submitted at the time of application. The ideal portfolio will showcase a variety of products in the fashion or fashion accessory category.Does this sound like you? Apply today!
Senior Motion Designer - Broadcast Sports
Onward Search is looking for a Sr. Motion Designer with deep experience editing broadcast sports footage to join our A-list client in Atlanta! This is an onsite, direct hire opportunity.PLEASE NOTE: While this role sits onsite in Atlanta, candidates from outside of that market who meet the qualifications and are willing to relocate to Atlanta are encouraged to apply. Remote candidates will NOT be considered.Position Summary:Use footage-based assets to create motion design and animation for promos, packaging and other on-air/digital assets. Work independently to conceive, design and execute within multiple brands as well as work off creative briefs and/or style frames provided by others under tight deadlines. Collaborate with a team of video editors, producers, and other designers to create, build, and integrate assets. Act as a trusted contributor to Sports partners throughout the entire project lifecycle from ideation to production through final delivery. Articulate concepts visually with multiple options and personal perspective. Take an active role in interpreting the creative brief. Show originality by providing unique motion solutions to solve problems with stylistic variety Demonstrate risk taking and innovation and push skills by looking for creative opportunities in each task Actively participate in brainstorm sessions and support creative teams as needed Work effectively with Creative Directors, Art Directors, Producers, and other team members Manage personal and project time frames and complete assigned tasks on schedule Prior experience designing motion graphics for major sports leagues and high-profile sporting events using footage-based assets is REQUIRED and multiple relevant samples should be available for review in the submitted portfolio.Minimum Qualifications:Bachelor's degree in Graphic Design, Motion Design, Video Production, or a similar field preferred. 5+ years of professional experience as a Motion Designer, preferably in a fast-paced, production-heavy broadcast or agency environment. DEEP experience designing motion graphics for sports such as the NFL, PGA, NCAA, or MLB, including high profile projects and events like The Masters, the Final Four, March Madness, the World Series, or the Super Bowl with a specific focus on promo pieces, teases, and sizzles. Advanced knowledge of After Effects and the Adobe suite is required and experience with Nuke, Cinema 4D, Resolve and other design and compositing tools is a plus. Working knowledge of Adobe Premiere or similar editing and post-production tools is a plus Highly conceptual able to conceive, design and execute within multiple brands as well as work off creative briefs and/or style frames provided by others under tight deadlines. Ability to perform under tight deadlines, make quick design decisions and execute within professional broadcast standards Highly developed interpersonal skills and time management skills Self-motivated and willing to take initiative A killer reel with refined, dynamic, high-end motion and animation focused on sports promos and trailers is REQUIRED and should be submitted at time of application.
Onward Search is looking for a Senior Designer to join our prominent corporate client in Atlanta!Position Scope:This is a W2 contract opportunity expected to initially last for 12 months and then convert in either 6-month or 12-month increments. Benefits are available throughout the entire length of the engagement This is an onsite role in the Perimeter area of Atlanta. Remote candidates will NOT be considered.Position Summary:This is a broad visual design role requiring experience and capability across multiple digital and print channels. Key skills/experience include: Graphic Design: creating infographics, brochures, posters, etc. Digital/Web Design: working with the team to create content for our intranet, blogs, and/or social media Presentation Design: building PowerPoint presentations in support of sales and marketing functions Digital Storytelling: helping highlight key product capabilities in ways that can be easily disseminated to key stakeholdersPrimary Functions:Design and develop effective marketing communications using varied mediums and channels to successfully promote the company and its products and services. Design, plan, coordinate, update and maintain marketing communications programs and materials. Develop and maintain graphic designs and layout to support the brand image. Digitize and edit source multimedia elements (e.g., sound, video, animation) using various authoring platforms. Ensure that graphic images, symbols and colors are acceptable with local cultural and language standards while adhering to the organization's stylistic guidelines. Research, recommend and implement creative content for promotional programs to increase market awareness and improve market penetration. Develop creative, clear, accurate written material for the organization's marketing material in support of the organization's marketing programs in accordance with established editorial and style guidelines. Provide design and creative support to a department responsible for: managing the development, production, inventory, and distribution of sales and promotional materials to maximize sales efforts, customer loyalty, and customer retention; developing, implementing, and maintaining communications strategy and programs to effectively promote products and services; strategizing, planning, and producing all communications materials (internal and external) for marketing initiatives; collaborating with product marketing teams to develop appropriate messaging and tactics for marketing initiatives; and providing support to the overall marketing strategy.Minimum Qualifications:Bachelor's Degree in Design, Marketing, Communications, or related field preferred 4-7 years of hands-on work experience across graphic design, content writing, and sales enablement, preferably in a large, complex organization. Expert in the use of Adobe InDesign, Adobe Photoshop, Adobe Illustrator, and similar design applications, in both PC and Mac environments. Prior experience developing marketing and sales enablement design and content to connect technical products with an audience. Ability to create content across various formats including articles, one-sheets, and tradeshow materials, sales collateral, customer case studies, website, presentation, whitepapers, etc. Fanatical attention to detail and excellent written and verbal communication skills. Collaborative mindset and positive attitude Apply today to learn more today! Samples of relevant work are REQUIRED and should be submitted at the time of application.
Social Media Manager
Onward Search is looking for a Social Media Manager to come join one of the leading manufacturer companies in the Global Wellness Industry. This is a permanent position located in Norcross.In this role you will oversee and execute all social medias plans and strategy while working with the creative team. You will need to be up to date with industry trends, ability to plan out social media calendars, oversee other social media employees and create strategic social media plans.Job Responsibilities:Work with and oversee Sr. Social Media Manager, content direction, strategy and develop reporting and processes. Manage social platforms, increasing following while significantly increasing engagement rate Oversee social editorial calendar ensuring content is consistent with brand voice and guidelines. Partner with creative teams and designers to implement social media campaigns with a focus on brand content with strategic distribution Analyze social media performance and traffic data. Identify key trending topics for upcoming content Identify emerging social platforms and potential social partnerships that fit the brand. Assist in content expansion.Job Skills:Must have the ability to interpret trends and have an enthusiasm for social media Extensive knowledge of all relevant social platforms Excellent organizational skills with attention to detail Copywriting, grammar Ability to take direction from upper management and understand the brand image Partner cross-functionally with the rest of the Creative teamJob Qualifications:Bachelor degree in relative field Experience in Social Media role
Sr. Software engineer
Global Health Company in Alpharetta Ga is seeking a Software Engineer to join them for a Contract-To-PERM hire opportunity.Job Description5+ years of Java/J2EE software development experience Experience with Microservices, APIs, and API management tools like APIgee and IBM APIC Experience with AWS Experience with CI/CD system; Jenkins and Dev Ops processes... Experience with XML/JSON and developing REST Services…. Experience leveraging container-based technologies like Docker and Kubernetes Experience with Kafka and MongoDB Multiple years of experience delivering solutions through an Agile delivery methodology Limited experience with UNIX utilities & UNIX Commands Ability to understand complex systems and solve challenging analytical problems Strong collaboration and communication skills within and across teamsApply now to learn more about this job today!
Sr. Video Editor - Relo Opportunity
Our client, an entertainment network, is seeking a Sr Sports Video Editor to join their team.You will report to the Creative Director and be responsible for: Create content for a range of initiatives including high profile or tent pole promotions, marketing and programming across the diverse set of Sports content Collaborate with fellow craftspeople and the network partners throughout the entire project life cycle from idealization to production to final delivery Understand and execute intricate deliverablesMusts: 5-7 Years of experiences editing high profile/tentpole projects for sports such as NFL, The Masters, NCAA Final Four, March Madness, MLB, etc. Advanced Adobe Creative Suite skills A killer reel with executed high-end sports promos and trailers Notable experience in a fast-paced post-production environment, agency background preferred Knowledge of social media platforms such as Twitter, YouTube, Facebook & Instagram Ability to perform under tight deadlines Familiarity with file management Highly developed interpersonal skills and time management skills Must be self-motivated and willing to take initiative Flexibility to work varying shifts as neededApply now!
Onward Search is looking for a Colorist to join our A-list client in Atlanta!PLEASE NOTE: While this role sits onsite in Atlanta, candidates from outside of that market who meet the qualifications and are willing to relocate to Atlanta are encouraged to apply. Remote candidates will NOT be considered.Position Scope:This can either be direct hire or contract-to-hire role, depending on the candidate. If contract-to-hire, it would be a W2 opportunity expected to last for around 6 months on the contract before converting into a perm role. Benefits are available in either structure.Position Summary:We are looking for an outstanding Colorist who excels in creative storytelling as well as technical proficiency, ensuring visual consistency throughout the production. You will create and deliver content based upon requests put forth by our clients and partners, utilizing your own creative and technical prowess, experience, and talent in a fast-paced, deadline-driven environment. You should be independent with highly effective communication skills and an ability to thrive in a highly collaborative team environment. Creativity and teamwork are key to success in this role. It is important to understand that there will be NO feature or series work in this role.Primary Responsibilities:Create, develop, and apply color schemes to pull shots together in a stylized, visually cohesive fashion that aligns with the brand’s voice. Provide original and creative solutions to picture-related issues. Provide advice and creative input into the overall look of each production. Understand the psychological effect of color and how to use color to enhance the narrative. Have a thorough understanding of post-production processes including file delivery formats. Ability to troubleshoot technical or creative issues. Take creative risks with each project.Minimum Qualifications:Bachelor's degree in Graphic Design, Motion Design, Video Production, or a similar field preferred. 3+ years of professional experience as a Colorist, preferably in a broadcast or agency environment. Distinct and finely-honed talent to create tone, mood, and emotion through color along with a deep understanding of color and color grades. Prior experience in post-production with a specific focus on broadcast content. A conceptual thinker who isn’t afraid to bring new ideas to the table and evangelize for their implementation. Outstanding verbal and written communication skills. Ability to thrive in a highly collaborative, deadline-driven environment and work independently across multiple concurrent projects. An easy-going personality and eagerness to grow and learn.Apply to learn more about the job today!