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Onward Search is hiring for a Traffic Coordinator! This is a contract to hire opportunity in Kennesaw, GA. Health benefits included during the contract period. POSITION SUMMARY: Reporting to the marketing automation manager, the traffic coordinator coordinates the production of marketing campaigns, working with internal and external stakeholders to gather project requirements, manage production schedules, and meet deadlines. RESPONSIBILITIES: Reviews and prioritizes marketing requests based on business objectives Partners with merchandising, field sales, OpCo, and corporate contacts to obtain and confirm all project details, including product selection, pricing, and intended audience(s) Defines project requirements, working with Creative Services Manager and Marketing Automation Manager to prioritize and assign tasks Creates and maintains production schedules, making adjustments for rush projects, delays, and other issues Manages changes to project scope, identifying potential issues and collaborating with marketing team and internal/external stakeholders to develop contingency plans Monitors and enforces production deadlines, ensuring that projects are completed on time Communicates production delays and actions needed to meet deadlines Identifies production bottlenecks and makes recommendations for improvement Leads weekly marketing production meetings, communicating project requirements and deadlines to marketing team QUALIFICATIONS: Basic Qualifications: Undergraduate degree in related field 1-3 years of traffic or project management experience Strong attention to detail Superior organizational and problem-solving skills Excellent communication skills Proficiency with Microsoft Office Preferred Qualifications: Advertising agency experience 1-3 years of marketing experience Knowledge of creative workflow best practices Professional Skills: Ability to prioritize work to meet assigned deadlines Ability to thrive in an iterative environment, reacting quickly and positively to feedback Ability to work independently and with a group on various on-going projects simultaneously Ability to write short correspondence Ability to accurately spell Ability to speak and write English in a clear, understandable manner Ability to work accurately in a fast-paced environment Ability to work with a diverse group of people Ability to work comfortably under pressure Ability to concentrate for extended periods of time Excellent oral and written communication skills Must have the ability to carry out instructions furnished in both oral and written form Ability to act in an ethical, honest and professional manner at all times
Marketing Automation Manager
Onward Search is hiring an experienced Marketing Automation Manager in Kennesaw, GA for development, maintenance and optimization of data-driven recurring and triggered marketing campaigns. RESPONSIBILITIES: Recruits, mentors and supervises a team of marketing coordinators Aligns automated marketing campaigns with business objectives to meet or exceed key performance indicator goals (revenue, orders, customer acquisition, open rate, clicks, etc.) Designs workflows and templates for automated email campaigns Works with the database administrators to manage the flow of data between internal databases and the marketing automation platform Manages data extensions with product and subscriber information Uses data to build subscriber groups for targeted email campaigns Produces monthly campaign performance reports and ad hoc reports as needed Develops and manages A/B testing strategies, reporting results and making recommendations for improvement Presents campaign performance results to suppliers during quarterly business reviews Develops dynamic email templates using AMPScript language Creates survey and form landing pages to collect data from customers and OpCo personnel Monitors and tracks campaign performance through Salesforce Marketing Cloud and Google Analytics Makes recommendations for improving campaign performance Codes emails and landing pages as needed QUALIFICATIONS: Basic Qualifications: College degree in related field 3 years of experience in digital marketing 3 – 5 years of experience in leading and growing a team 1 – 3 years of experience with Salesforce Marketing Cloud or similar platform Working knowledge of marketing automation tools Basic to intermediate knowledge of HTML and CSS Basic SQL skills Intermediate to advanced Excel skills Strong presentation skills Preferred Qualifications: Ability to code HTML emails from scratch Experience writing complex SQL queries to enable automation or segmentation in Salesforce Marketing Cloud Salesforce Marketing Cloud Email Specialist or Salesforce Marketing Cloud Consultant Certification Professional Skills: Ability to translate data into actionable recommendations Ability to produce reports that effectively combine large amounts of data. Ability to prioritize work to meet assigned deadlines Ability to thrive in an iterative environment, reacting quickly and positively to feedback Ability to work independently and with a group on various on-going projects simultaneously Ability to accurately spell Ability to speak and write English in a clear, understandable manner Ability to work accurately in a fast-paced environment Ability to work with a diverse group of people Ability to work comfortably under pressure Ability to concentrate for extended periods of time Must have the ability to carry out instructions furnished in both oral and written form Ability to act in an ethical, honest and professional manner at all times APPLY TODAY TO SPEAK WITH A RECRUITER TO LEARN MORE!!!!
Onward Search is hiring for an entry-level Graphic Designer in Kennesaw! This is a contract to hire position with health benefits included during the contract period. Production-oriented graphic design role focusing on the development of digital and print marketing materials, including emails, landing pages, ads, flyers and other collateral. RESPONSIBILITIES: Provides digital design support across all channels (website, email, social, etc.) - manipulates, resizes, and creates custom images and graphics Designs digital assets such as banner ads, landing page headers and email artwork Creates print collateral such as postcards, flyers, and brochures Utilizes HTML templates to build landing pages and emails Organizes design assets, creating image libraries and internal design documentation QUALIFICATIONS: BASIC QUALIFICATIONS: Undergraduate degree in graphic design or related work experience 1+ years of experience in Adobe Creative Suite PREFERRED QUALIFICATIONS: Ecommerce content management system experience Basic familiarity with HTML and CSS Salesforce Marketing Cloud experience PROFESSIONAL SKILLS: Ability to prioritize work to meet assigned deadlines Ability to thrive in an iterative environment, reacting quickly and positively to feedback and creative changes Ability to work independently and with a group on various on-going projects simultaneously Ability to write short correspondence Ability to accurately spell Ability to speak and write English in a clear, understandable manner Ability to work accurately in a fast-paced environment Ability to work with a diverse group of people Ability to work comfortably under pressure Ability to concentrate for extended periods of time Excellent oral and written communication skills Must have the ability to carry out instructions furnished in both oral and written form Ability to act in an ethical, honest and professional manner at all times
Paid Social Coordinator
Onward Search is currently hiring for Paid Social Media Coordinator! This is an indefinite contract with health benefits included. Client is located in Dunwoody, GA. The Paid Social Coordinator focuses on learning and applying paid social and native best practices to media campaigns. Paid Social Media Coordinators help develop strategic social media paid strategies for the client's brand portfolio. The role requires a broad range of skills including collaboration with integrated team to guide strategic social planning on various platforms, identifying targeting tactics based on campaign briefs and defining media goals measured against precise KPIs and ongoing internal and client education. The role requires commitment to driving innovative paid media solutions and flawless execution. Detailed Description of Role: Hands-on-keys experience setting up Social Media DR, Brand and engagement campaigns through Paid Media tool on: Facebook, Twitter, LinkedIn, Instagram, Pinterest, YouTube Monitors day to day optimization, delivery, and results Optimizes campaigns daily, monitoring performance against campaign KPI’s, trends in conversion metrics and CPC/CPM fluctuations Analyzes correlations between the various platforms to identify patterns and conversion attribution Ensures that all campaigns are delivered effectively and profitably and identifies any areas which require support Traffic DCM tracking tags for paid social and native campaigns Creates brand reporting which includes data and results Actively make sure you are knowledgeable on at least one channel’s ad products package Essential Attributes: Bachelor's degree in any field required with focus on advertising, communications, journalism or social media preferred 2-4+ years of agency experience including social media/digital marketing, social media planning, social platform strategy development, or analytics Demonstrates success in developing and executing social/digital media campaigns with paid media on various social platforms Overall understanding of media landscape including all digital and traditional media channels Effective time management and organizational skills, as well as strong attention to detail Ability to communicate effectively to internal and external stakeholders Ability to understand client's business objectives and how they translate into media objectives and strategies Strong knowledge of interactive marketing concepts and best practices In-depth knowledge and experience navigating Facebook Insights, Power Editor, Ads Manager and conversion tools, Twitter ad dashboard, analytics and conversion tools, Pinterest analytics and third-party optimization tools Strong experience with 3rd party ad-servers and tagging Proficient on digital media research and performance applications (Comscore, Nielsen, Simmons, etc,) Strong mathematical skills required
Freelance Project Manager
Onward Search is hiring an experienced 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. Manage all project coordination including distributing information, building out processes and timelines, managing our content creator and copywriter's time and resources, coordinate with client lead Experience working on large clients and familiarization with common PM tools and processes is a must, heavy social media project management. This is a contract role until the end of December! Must be able to start ASAP! Responsibilities: Manages multiple integrated, multi-track projects simultaneously and investigates and understands project priorities in the context of agency and client expectations Creates, maintains and enforces project schedules, estimates, and resourcing 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 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 management experience in successfully delivering marketing 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 large budget and/or client revenue Demonstrated ability to craft and define a strategic business solution based on broad client goals Strong knowledge of web technologies, web development cycles, and the delivery of solutions with creative and engineering components APPLY TODAY AND BEGIN WORKING IMMEDIATELY!!!!
Freelance Front End Developer
Onward Search is hiring for a Marketing Coordinator! This is a long term contract opportunity in Dunwoody, GA. Health benefits included. Muse have 3 to 5 years progressive work related experience in corporate marketing environment with demonstrated technical proficiency related to the position including experience with internal and external communications and creative development. Job Summary: Coordinate and/or assist in the development and implementation of regional based marketing and loyalty program initiatives both brand specific and multi-branded. Ensure effective implementation of initiatives and serve as primary contact with internal services, external agencies and hotels for related projects. Optimize all available channels and communication vehicles and make tactical recommendations to meet objectives. Coordinate production of promotional and program materials. Essential Duties and Responsibilities: Assist in the development and implementation of region-specific programs, ensuring effective/efficient use of all available channels, including but not limited to direct mail, e-mail, websites, member communications voice messaging, hotel, and CRO Work with vendors and agencies to develop specifications for each initiative, including but not limited to selection of target audience, creative approach, offer/ incentive and production details; present materials/recommendations to the Manager for approval; implement approved initiatives Ensure each campaign/initiative has proper controls in place for accurate measurement and analysis; present results and recommendations for next iteration to manager for approval Manage day-to-day relationship with advertising agency(s) and fulfillment vendor(s) in evaluating quality of production of all initiative materials, which includes providing direction and artwork to vendor as appropriate and manage project materials Assist in the management and execution of initiatives, including procedural and training documentation for Portfolio Marketing systems/operations Support manager with other marketing projects as necessary
Digital Art Director
Onward Search is hiring for a Digital Art Director for a Marketing Agency in Midtown Atlanta! Job Summary: This is a full-time, contract to perm, on-site position. As the Art Director you will report to the Creative Director who will delegate work to help you hit the ground running, as well as the CEO who spearheads the Creative Department. You will oversee many major accounts/brands in a number of industries, creating gifs, blog banners, stickers, animated emojis, etc. Job Qualifications: Degree in Graphic Design or like field 5+ years’ experience in digital design field Min. of 3+ years’ experience in an Art Director role Proficient in Adobe Creative Suite HTML5 Strong design portfolio in digital, mobile, and social media will be required for submission Must be detail oriented with the ability to complete work with short deadlines Agency experience is a plus Excellent time management skills Ability to take constructive criticism and build on your skillset Must provide own computer while contracting. Desk will be provided. After conversion you will be given company equipment Other: Onsite parking in midtown Availability for remote work but must prepare to be on-site most days Hours of operation are 9:00am - 6:00pm with a one-hour lunch based on client needs, could be longer Casual dress Easy going atmosphere
Onward Search is currently hiring for a Package Designer! This is a contract to hire role in Vinings. Health benefits included. Key Accountabilities: 40% Partner with key business partners to execute and manage packaging design development 30% Project management to ensure timelines are met 20% Manage a pool of creative agencies effectively 10% Consitently benchmark brand creative vs. competitors to ensure creative treatments represent current brand positioning Education Required: The knowledge, skills and abilities typically acquired through the completion of a bachelor's degree program or equivalent degree in a field of study related to the job. Years of Relevant Work Experience: 5 years Preferred Qualifications: Prior experience in creative packaging design Knowledge of advertising agency structure Computer skills to create design direction and mechanical executions Knowledge, Skills, Abilities and Competencies: Knowledge or experience with creative packaging design Cross-functional multi-project management Packaging process operations/development