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Instructional Designer - eLearning
Onward Search is looking for an Instructional Designer with extensive eLearning experience to join our public sector client in downtown Atlanta! Position Summary: You will be responsible for the design, development, and implementation of effective online courses using Articulate Studio and Storyline 2. You should be familiar with instructional technology ancillary tools such as graphics, video and sound editors, and models of effective design practices. You will need to have a high level of independence, possess strong project management, communication, and collaboration skills, and be passionate about creating innovative educational solutions. Primary Functions: Work collaboratively with Division Directors, subject-matter experts, and the Director of Enterprise Learning to design, develop, evaluate, and implement, effective online courses using Articulate Studio and Storyline 2. Provide instructional design support, recommending appropriate tools and course design structure. Film and edit video clips and find appropriate audio files to incorporate in online courses Identify and edit graphics for use in instructional materials. Manage and complete projects within a specified timeline while prioritizing and working on multiple projects simultaneously. Excellent time management skills are required. Incorporate new methods of learning, instructional techniques, and instructional technologies, including emerging technologies in creative and collaborative ways. Capable of publishing e-learning courses to the web or a Learning Management System (LMS) applying necessary settings to the course to share required information with LMS. Minimum Qualifications: Bachelor's Degree in Marketing, Communications, Graphic Design, Instructional Design, Education, or related field. 5+ years of professional instructional design experience, preferably in a government or corporate environment. 3+ years of experience in eLearning design Strong writing and editorial skills 2+ years of experience using Articulate Studio 2+ years of experience using Storyline 2 2+ years of experience publishing content to a Learning Management System such as Intellum 2+ years of experience in creating effective online courses Familiarity with instructional technology ancillary tools such as graphics, video and sound editors. Does this sound like you? Apply today!
Corporate Communications Copywriter
Onward Search is hiring a Corporate Communications Copywriter for an international corporation on a long-term contract basis Position Scope: This is a W2 contract opportunity expected to initially last for 12 months and then extend year over year. 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. Job Summary: The primary responsibilities of the writer will include researching, developing, writing, editing and proofreading content for newsletters and publications. Articles written by the writer may be used in either print or electronic communications. Additional duties may include providing writing expertise for special communications projects such as executive speeches, customer letters, video case studies and customer-facing presentations and brochures. In this role, the writer must work closely and collaboratively with both the communications staff and the publications agency. Job Responsibilities: Write clear, compelling copy for the HR portal: review current articles housed in the employee portal and rewrite content in a friendly, how-to-style that encourages employees to take action. Conduct thorough research and interviews: requires research and interviewing of experts and individuals to identify specific steps required to reach the desired outcome, develop/utilize additional collateral related to the subject, review Standard Operating Procedures build by the process, and to identify best methods to communicate necessary steps through a digital platform. Collaborate with Subject Matter Experts: requires collaboration with Subject Matter Experts (SMEs) to write and rewrite HR content, Including identifying missing information, gaps in the article(s), and developing new content based on new processes and policy changes. Research and convert U.S.-centric processes to country-specific content: includes rewriting US content into country-specific content as well as the development of new country-specific content for 21 countries in scope Interact with Global Stakeholders: requires connecting, updating and informing global stakeholders to incorporate country-specific and enterprise-wide processes and procedures throughout the portal. Coordinate translation of content: requires coordination of translations for any collateral which requires additional languages (8 languages currently in scope). Skills Needed: Ability to write clear, persuasive copy with a distinct voice. Ability to interpret copywriting briefs to understand project requirements. Collaborate with employee communications, human resources, Subject Matter Experts, and other professionals to respond to top employee questions Conduct high-quality research and interviews. Edit and proofread copy as needed Use SEO principles to maximize the copy’s reach. Source images and other content. Ability to research simple and complex subjects to identify clear, concise steps to resolution. Requirements: Proven experience as a copywriter or related role. Knowledge of online content strategy and creation. Excellent writing, editing, and proofreading skills. Experience with SEO preferred. Strong research skills. Creativity and collaborative spirit. Excellent time-management and organizational skills. BSc/BA in Marketing, English, Journalism or related field preferred. Does this sound like you? Apply today!
Onward Search is looking for a Production Artist to come work onsite with one of the largest food and beverage companies in the world! This will be a 12+ month contract in Midtown Atlanta. In this role you will be responsible for the creation and preparation of detailed graphic layouts for POS elements. You will produce artwork for internal client requests including but not limited to adapting customizing and resizing existing POS template layouts. Job Functional Skills: Proficient level organizational skills. Ability to balance day-to-day tasks with simple repetitive medium and special projects to meet deadlines in a fast-paced and demanding environment. Proficient level of communication skills to establish good working relationships with strong personalities under both optimal and challenging conditions. Strong work ethic. Ability to balance initiative with good judgment playing well with others to achieve results. Take pride in the work. Review file specifications prior to releasing files and ensure adherence to industry standards. Ability to work with Production and the rest of the agency staff to preflight collect and distribute artwork. Ensure the quality and accuracy of files. Review digital and printer proofs for overall printability including accuracy clarity content layout registration and color technical Must Haves: 5 years of production Artist Experience Retouching Experience Experience in Adobe Creative Suite Proficient in Photoshop Illustrator CS6 & higher, After Effects In Design Key Note, Excel, Word, Powerpoint Education: Bachelor Degree in Production Design Does this sound like you? Apply today!
Web Content Specialist
Onward Search is looking for a Web Content Specialist 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 continue 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: You will support the development and execution of website products and promotional programs. You will be responsible for helping to drive revenue by analyzing site data, developing and executing online sales and marketing campaigns, and applying learnings to improve the user experience. Primary Functions: Review site experience daily and test any site enhancements and offer changes to identify issues and opportunities with website navigation, pricing, and product accuracy. Manages the marketing and merchandising calendar as well as the creative development of the supporting assets (website banners, landing pages, etc.). Review website reporting and site metrics to identify opportunities to improve merchandising and customer experience across the site. Helps drive improvements to the site experience through the execution of strategic tests and cross-functional projects that will improve the conversion rate and drive revenue growth. Partners across Customer Strategy, Marketing, Creative, Pricing and Legal to drive collaborative projects to completion and ensure cohesive customer experience across all touchpoints. Prepares presentations and reporting to share learnings from programs as needed. Minimum Qualifications: Bachelor's Degree in Marketing, Business, Journalism, or related field preferred; experience may be substituted 2-3 years of professional work experience in digital marketing, web content, e-commerce, and marketing analysis/reporting, preferably in a large, complex organization or in a digital marketing agency Prior experience working in digital marketing with a focus on e-commerce Strong analytical skills with a working knowledge of website analytics (Google Analytics, Adobe Analytics) Self-motivated individual who can manage time and tasks effectively with minimal supervision The hands-on person who is highly organized, deadline-driven and able to prioritize projects and handle multiple tasks Strong interpersonal skills with a demonstrated ability to communicate effectively across different teams Desire to grow and learn in the ecommerce space Fast learner with a strong attention to detail The ideal candidate is innovative, enthusiastic, and customer-focused with great judgment and creative problem-solving skills Does this sound like you? Apply today!
Onward Search has an exciting opportunity for a well-rounded UX Designer working with one of our top eCommerce brands in Atlanta, GA. We are seeking this individual for a 3-month extendable contract. In this role, you will help drive the visual design, interface, and interaction flow to the company’s website. You will design with a purpose and specific target audience in mind. Apply today to speak with one of our representatives to gain more insight into this great opportunity. Day to Day Contribute to the design of inspirational, modern, and optimal user interfaces for our intended customer/end-user. Develop conceptual diagrams, wireframes, visual mockups, and prototypes. Create user-centered designs by considering market segment analysis, customer feedback, site metrics, and usability findings. Develop and maintain detailed user-interface specifications and design patterns. Present design work to the steering committee, product team, tech team and Leadership for review and feedback. Use business requirements and customer research to assist in developing scenarios, use cases, and high-level requirements. What you bring to the table At least 5 years of experience as a user experience designer, interaction designer, hybrid designer, or similar role. An online portfolio or samples of work demonstrating experience creating beautiful, user-centered design solutions is a requirement for application. Excellent communication, presentation, and interpersonal skills. Great eye for visual design and layout. Bachelor's degree in design, human-computer interaction (HCI), or equivalent professional experience. Considered a bonus if you posses Deep experience in web apps and mobile-first design approaches. Experience in designing and launching user experiences in eCommerce. Does this sound like you? Apply today!
Social Media Specialist
Onward Search is looking for a Paid Social Media Specialist! This is for an ongoing contract position in Dunwoody GA! In this role, will be responsible for developing and managing paid social media campaigns across industry leading social media platforms such as Facebook, Linkedin, Pinterest and Twitter. As a paid social media specialist, you will also be providing campaign level support, the setup and optimization in support of multiple company brands and also internal lines of business to drive engagement, awareness and direct response revenue or customer acquisition opportunities. You will also provide support to the paid Social Media managers across reporting, billing, media planning and strategic support where required. You will be responsible to monitor and optimize paid social campaigns to meet KPIs, as well as setup and develop campaigns across the different brands. You will stay up to date on the leading edge of social media evolutions while advocating to external team members the benefits of in-house resources. Additional responsibilities for this role include vendor management, collaboration across the content, community management, social team and campaign planning teams. Job Duties and Responsibilities: Responsible to champion relevant regional projects including new product roll-outs, country-specific websites, global marketing programs and functional improvements designed to drive business to the company’s website. Will proactively monitor revenue targets and act decisively to deliver on system-wide revenue commitments. Support brand-specific and multiband channel/distribution marketing and promotion campaigns. Manage regional site content including region-special offers and promotions, brand-specific campaign support pages. Ensure all plans are understood and effectively implemented through liaison with Regional and Area Sales & Marketing teams. Responsible to analyze and interpret marketing campaign results, and process efficiencies; adopt the results and finding ways to optimize web merchandising campaigns. Job Qualifications: Education Degree level in Marketing, Communications, or an equivalent combination of education and work related experience. At least 1-3 years practical experience in hotel distribution/channel marketing, regional management in travel industry, or consumer brand marketing in a recognized multi-national company or social media. Required Skills: Demonstrated “Internet literacy” (both theoretical and practical knowledge of how the Internet works, how it can be used for both informational and transactional purposes, and the basic evolutionary history of the medium, required). Demonstrated expertise in interactive marketing and understanding of offline differences and effective uses for both. Demonstrated effective verbal and written communication skills for the purpose of providing information to clients, vendors, senior management and staff. Must be able to prepare and deliver solid presentations to small groups. Must possess superior problem-solving skills combined with team facilitation skill and demonstrated experience in leading and developing people. Does this sound like you? Apply today!
Digital Web Analyst
Onward Search is looking for a Digital Web Analyst to join our agency client in Atlanta for an onsite contract-to-hire opportunity! Position Summary: About the job: You will work in tandem with the Marketing Data Analysts and Director of Strategy to develop innovative new strategies and scalable solutions in a highly collaborative, fast-paced, deadline-driven agency environment. About you: You are energetic, ambitious, organized, self-motivated, and a natural go-getter. You are highly skilled and incredibly passionate about data analysis and problem solving. You are analytical and technical by nature but still understand creative marketing strategy and how to connect a brand with an audience. You have very strong communication skills and are an excellent writer. You thrive when you are asked to wear multiple hats. Primary Responsibilities: Organize and schedule monthly A/B testing with internal digital teams (Paid Search, Display, Facebook, Youtube, Programmatic Video and CTV/OTT) Organize and report back to Director of Strategy all new strategy test progress and results on a weekly basis Assist Marketing Data Analysts with data retrieval needed for analysis for either project assignments or strategy tests Develop company case studies monthly based on successful strategy implementation for clients Build and execute enterprise reporting (ex. Sonic/BHA) within Excel and Datorama Review and diagnose tracking tags for functionality Create dashboards, events, and goals for clients for additional analysis Develop and prepare pacing reports for large client projects Offer proactive recommendations on how to improve overall tracking and attribution across channels Perform analysis on post-click experience for campaigns by channel; provide recommendations on how to best set up tracking to view this data Minimum Qualifications: Bachelor's degree in analytics, marketing, statistics, mathematics, or a related field. Advanced degree preferred. 1+ year of professional digital marketing experience with a specific focus on analytics, reporting, and data analysis work, preferably in an advertising agency or within the automotive industry Experience with Google Analytics as it relates to goals and events via GTM including the ability to create and track custom events. Pixel creation and installation across multiple platforms including The Trade Desk, Google, Facebook, and LinkedIn Prior digital advertising experience with a preference for display (programmatic and non), video (YouTube, programmatic, OTT is a plus), paid search, SEO, Facebook, and LinkedIn Ability to compile manual reports with metrics STRONG Excel skills including complex formulas and conditional statements (ex. sumif, countif, vlookup, xlookup etc) Solution architecting capabilities are also a plus; someone who can help track more things on client's websites from a conversion perspective would be ideal Familiarity with Datorama, Salesforce, Amobee, Supermetrics, or similar tools strongly preferred Google scriptwriting capabilities preferred but not required Apply now to learn more!
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 Description 5+ 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 teams Apply now to learn more about this job today!