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SEO / Earned Media Analyst
Onward Search is looking for an SEO / Earned Media Analyst to come work on an onsite contract to possible hire opportunity with one of the TOP award-winning retail companies in the world located in Vinings, GA. Responsibilities: Researches and analyzes trends/performance data to identify opportunities for program improvements and enhancements Will research and create briefs for the creative team to then write and create the content Manages reporting platform and performs regular and ad hoc data pulls as groundwork for analysis Provides key insights on business performance Manages technical projects via Excel Monitors campaign performance and execute daily operations Qualifications: 2+ years of experience in SEO / analyst role Bachelor's degree in Business or related field MBA degree a PLUS In-depth knowledge of current and developing SEO trends and best practices Must have strong editorial skills: a keen eye for grammar, spelling, syntax, and basic knowledge of AP Style Prior Analytics and data analysis exposure Experience using SEO and business-related tools including Omniture/Adobe SiteCatalyst, Search Center, Google/Bing Webmaster Tools, Google Adwords, SEOmoz, Advanced Web Ranking suite, SEO clarity, and keyword research tools Must be detail-oriented Basic understanding of content marketing: target audiences, keywords, linking, anchor text, success measurement & reporting Expert knowledge of Excel loves problem-solving, can explain how you approached and solved a problem, must feel comfortable with pivot tables Must be able to work well with others but also be able to work with minimal supervision Does this sound like you? Apply today!
Our client, a super-innovative London-based start-up in the health and wellness industry is looking for a Marketing Assistant to join their marketing team here in Atlanta! This person will be hired as a long-term freelancer, working 35-40 hours/week in their office located in Downtown Alpharetta. Healthcare benefits available during the contract period. Day-To-Day: Assist SVP of Marketing with various marketing initiatives with the ability to wear many hats Assist with E-Mail Marketing campaigns, utilizing Hubspot Social post scheduling Light graphic design work (editing files, creating social media graphics) Assist in U.S. event coordination, with the ability to travel as needed throughout the US Take notes during meetings Assist in managing external agencies/vendors Skills/Qualifications: 1-3 years of experience in a marketing assistant/coordinator role from an agency setting or in-house marketing team BS/BA in Marketing, Advertising, Communications or similar field Passion and interest in Health/Wellness/Fitness industry is a strong plus Light graphic design experience Working knowledge in Hubspot or similar software Strong understanding of social media marketing, social media channels, trends, etc. Ability to travel as needed for events Ability and willingness to wear many hats Does this sound like you? Apply today!
Learning Management Systems (LMS) Specialist
Onward Search is hiring an LMS Specialist on a 10-month contract basis for an international client with offices in Sandy Springs. We are looking for candidates with the following skillset and experience to fill the role. Project Scope: This is a W2 contract opportunity that is slated to last 10-months and can extend. This is a full-time (40 hours a week), on-site opportunity. Remote candidates will not be considered. Benefits are available through Onward Search throughout the life of the engagement. Job Summary: The Learning Technologies Specialist supports the global learning technology group by helping to maintain associated systems and tools (e.g. Learning Management System and other web tools.) This position provides administrative assistance to support Learning Technology strategies and execution. This position focuses on delivering high-quality services within planned durations and established deadlines, to internal customers supporting Learning & Development objectives. Job Duties: This position performs various LMS (Learning Management System) activities as directed by management and/or established business processes. Activities include but are not limited to: Uploading, configuring and testing online courses Creating and updating Subjects, Questions and Tests courses to Subjects Create and maintain LMS-related documents Generate and distribute reports Organize and maintain training materials to ensure accuracy and uniformity Monitoring request forms and processing Provide End User Support for LMS-related issues Design and implement communication plans Maintain contact and distribution lists Provide End User Support for LMS-related issues Minimum Requirements: Learning Management Systems experience required Proficient in Microsoft Excel Bachelor’s degree preferred Technology degree is preferred Does this sound like you? Apply today!
Digital Learning & Development Specialist
Our client, an innovative and cutting-edge software company in the Vinings area is looking for a Digital Learning and Development Specialist to join their team Full-time, starting ASAP. Being both technical and creative, this person will develop, implement, and update high-quality digital content in a variety of formats including, eLearning, video, audio, leader’s guides for instructor-led courses, virtual course materials, PowerPoint presentations, and tool kits. The Digital Learning and Development Specialist will collaborate with Customer Experience Team members, Product Management, Marketing, and Development to ensure success and will be responsible for creating highly engaging learning content aimed at a variety of audiences including internal and external clients. Day-to-Day: Develop training/eLearning collateral and content that can be multipurpose across departments Create product videos that include the company's value proposition Record and provide voice-overs for tutorials, training, and other communications Construct a library of self-guided videos to be used in conjunction with instructor-led training. Instructor-led training – create content to be used by CX trainers. Training descriptions including synopsis, topics, and agenda. Slides to be used for instruction and job aids including “Day in the life” aids by persona. Enhance existing training/eLearning materials Create product release videos and communications Work directly with customers as needed to create customized content Conduct independent research to augment and enhance all content Research, develop, and champion new training strategies including different delivery channels Required Skills: Must have a bachelor’s degree Minimum of 3 years’ experience developing learning content Demonstrated expertise using content management software Demonstrated expertise designing and developing training that builds performance Demonstrated commitment to quality, learner-centric learning solutions Proven background translating technical content into digestible information Excellent communication and presentation skills Ability to manage multiple tasks simultaneously A collaborative style with the ability to participate in the strategic and tactical level of the company Background of adult learning theory and instructional design is a PLUS At least three years’ experience designing and developing instructional strategies is a PLUS Applied technology expertise is a PLUS Does this sound like you? Apply today!
Onward Search is looking for a UX Architect to join our A-list client in Atlanta! This is an onsite, W2 opportunity expected to last for a minimum of 12 months. Benefits are available throughout the life of the engagement. PLEASE NOTE: This is NOT a visual design role, although an ability to create lo-fidelity mockups/wires and an understanding of the visual/UI design process as it related to the overall creation of the experience are required. Position Summary: You will be working alongside Mobile and Web teams throughout the design/development process and will take part in aiding and facilitating the ideation, brainstorming, and execution of UX deliverables including: Wireframes Prototypes Flows Site Maps Competitive Analysis Design Requirements + annotations Design QA You will also work alongside the research team in supporting various tasks needed for upcoming studies, including research study participation; building out prototypes and/or gathering assets for upcoming studies, and collecting and documenting research questions during the design cycle. This role will primarily be supporting a complete reimagining, redesign, and rebuild of all digital platforms for a specific brand including web, mobile, and set-top box experiences. Minimum Qualifications: Bachelor's degree in Graphic Design, HCI, Marketing, or a similar field preferred. 3-10 years of professional experience strategizing and architecting experiences. Previous experience working for clients within the sports industry is a plus. Advanced skills with industry-specific tools such as Sketch, Omnigraffle, Invision, Adobe XD. A highly conceptual thinker who isn’t afraid to bring new ideas to the table and evangelize for their implementation. The ability to develop and articulate an experience design concept and demonstrate creative thinking with a clear design process throughout the entire build. Outstanding verbal and written communication skills as well as a high degree of comfort collaborating across cross-functional teams, internal clients, and business partners. An easy-going personality with a positive attitude, a high degree of self-motivation, and an eagerness to roll up your sleeves when demand is high. A portfolio of UX design work with an emphasis on architecture and process is required and should be submitted at the time of application. Preferred samples include project case studies, wireframes, links to functional prototypes and/or screenshots of prototypes, user flows, and site maps. Sensitive, proprietary, or NDA-protected work may be provided directly via emailed PDF if not available to be shared publicly. Does this sound like you? Apply today!
Onward Search is hiring for an Art Director with Social Media Experience! This is a long-term contract in Dunwoody. Benefits available during the contract period. Must be able to provide an online portfolio with social content as the main focus. Requirements: Work with the social media marketing team to ideate, create, and deploy best-in-class content across owned & paid social media channels within brand guidelines Present/pitch concepts for review, approval, and critique by the social media marketing team and other stakeholders Strive to find the unique balance between adhering to brand guidelines and business requirements, while always creatively pushing the envelope Deliver: fully executed social concepts that include design elements such as (but not limited to): Animated GIFs Motion graphics Static graphics Video Geo filters
Our client, a leading software company in Atlanta is looking for a Technical Writer to join their team for a 3 Month freelance assignment. This person will be on-site, 40 hours/week and will potentially have the opportunity to go fulltime. Client is located at on Cumberland Parkway, close to The Battery. As part of the Product Management and Client Engagement team, the Technical Writer is responsible for providing high quality documentation and training to both clients and internal stakeholders. This person will work across multiple divisions to gather, define, and create high quality technical documents and presentations that meet the corporation's business standards. Day-to-day: Collaborate with product designers, managers and developers as well ad technical, product, and marketing teams to understand product details Analyze and manage existing and potential content Train clients on how to use the product/software Create high-quality and user-friendly documentation and training presentations Produce and distribute tutorials/presentations to help end-users across a variety of applications Required Skills and Experience: Bachelor's Degree or higher 3+ years' experience in technical writing (SaaS experience preferred but not required) Previous background and knowledge in a training/instructional design capacity Ability to translate technical information into relatable information for customers Knowledge of Microsoft Office; working knowledge of large-scale, Windows and web-based enterprise application solutions Adult learning principles skills Ability to handle multiple competing priorities to ensure successful completion of duties Ability to manage multiple documents to completion with minimal supervision Strong personal leadership and management skills, with a collaborative style and ability to participate at the strategic and tactical level of the company Experience working with sales solutions including CRM tools is a PLUS Knowledge of and experience using SaaS software is a PLUS Knowledge of MadCap Flare software is a PLUS Does this sound like you? Apply today!
Onward Search has a new opportunity with a big client. This opportunity is for an Art Director that can start immediately onsite at our client’s office in Atlanta, GA or Chicago, IL. Our client is looking for an experienced creative champion that leads and influences innovative thinking and execution on advanced and strategic visions that helps clients solve and transform their most complex business challenges. If this sounds like you, apply today! RESPONSIBILITIES Proactively foster exceptional client relationships to build trust and collaboration that leads to the co-development of new opportunities Actively listen to fully comprehend stakeholder’s strategic vision and influence the development of the creative brief, which drives the story Conceptualize and execute on sophisticated solutions that align to business objectives while offering elevated client experiences Initiate and lead creative ideation sessions inspiring new design perspectives Work closely with cross-disciplinary teams to drive innovation and creativity in developing strategies across various media channels and platform capabilities Partner and consult with internal client and creative teams to analyze, develop, lead and execute assigned projects within budget and timelines Create and design desirable, engaging ideas rooted in strategy that moves business forward Share standards, leading practices and creative trends with the creative team Brief and collaborate with team members to execute concepts and projects Strong ability to articulate and present design concepts that are aligned to business objectives Maintain advanced knowledge and raise awareness in support of the brand while coaching team members to be highly knowledgeable “brand stewards” Act as continuous solutions improvement liaison between client-serving and creative staff QUALIFICATIONS Bachelor’s degree in Graphic Design, Interactive Design, Web Design or related discipline Must have 10 years of creative design and art direction experience including digital, experiential, environmental, responsive, UX/UI user experience design Prior experience working and mentoring in a virtual environment preferred Previous Experience working in an agency or in-house team environment, leveraging branding guidelines to develop a range of creative initiatives while utilizing various procedures and processes Strong, creative, digital portfolio demonstrating outstanding conceptual thinking and design skills Strategic designer/thinker with innovative mindset and well-developed consultative skills Motivated to understand emerging technologies and a passion for knowledge, learning and sharing innovative ideas Highly responsible, collaborative and self-motivated Advanced knowledge of Adobe Creative Cloud (Photoshop, Illustrator, InDesign, and Acrobat), XD, Adobe Experience Manager, and Microsoft Office (Word, Excel, PowerPoint, Teams, SharePoint) Ability to comprehensive briefs, storyboards and layouts to effectively communicate design ideas Does this sound like you? Apply today!