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Marketing Communications Specialist
Our client is an award winning advertising agency looking for a Digital Designer to join their team on a contract to hire! The Digital Designer works with project teams comprised of designers, UX designers, developers, project managers, editorial, and account executives to understand the design goals of their projects and employ the appropriate methods to meet those goals. In all roles, the Digital Designer is responsible for maintaining this company's creative direction and brand consistency across all communication mediums and lines of businesses. PRIMARY DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES: Work with designers, UX designers, developers, project managers, editorial, and account executives to launch new web sites and advertising campaigns and to update existing web sites Participate in the design and execution of the online communications and marketing strategy including coordination with other Web and UX designers to achieve those goals Provide design recommendations on an as-needed basis for smaller projects and page redesigns Create assets for online advertising including email and rich-media campaigns ESSENTIAL SKILLS REQUIRED: At least 3 years of direct experience designing websites Excellent interpersonal, business and written and verbal communication skills Ability to successfully integrate usability methods in project team work and in corporate culture Ability to multi-task and balance many concurrent projects Experience in financial services a plus ESSENTIAL ABILITIES REQUIRED: Ability to manage multiple tasks and competing priorities under tight deadlines. Ability to identify and implement new processes based on changing environment. Continuously works to upgrade knowledge and skills through available reading, courses, and seminars. Does this role sound like it was made for you? Apply today!
A large consulting firm in Boston MA is seeking a UX Designer to join their team to solve complex problems and enhance user experiences for an array of new and existing software products. SKILLS: Work within a UX team alongside Product managers to ensure optimal user experience for complex applications Responsible for UX design of software applications. Deliverables include: wireframes, flows and rapid prototyping Collaborate with a cross functional team to connect the dots between UX research, architecture and development REQUIREMENTS: 3+ years as User Experience Designer with portfolio or case studies showcasing UX solutions and deliverables (especially wireframes, flows and prototypes, etc...) Expertise in user experience design for software, web or mobile applications Must have experience prototyping in Axure Apply today to be considered for this role!!
Onward Search is looking for a Program Manager to join one of our clients in Boston, in the Education space. The Program Manager will be responsible for temporarily managing one or more established programs that serve faculty, staff or students. Represents program to public, University community and those served by the program. Ensures that program and service delivery objectives are met while under management. Responsibilities may include, but are not limited to forecasting revenues and expenses, creating a budget for the program, allocating resources from one area of the budget to another with limited review, negotiating with external suppliers, signing contracts of significance on behalf of the program, creating and implementing department systems, practices, policies and procedures, and developing and maintaining internal and external constituent relationships. The Manager will maintain and use files, records, materials and digital content about the program. Candidate should have 3+ years of program management experience in a large scale, complex higher education or non-profit setting.
Global Health Company is seeking a Web Architect to join them for an ongoing contract engagement with long term potential/perm placement As a UI Architect, you will be creating innovative digital solutions that will make health care more accessible, more integrated, and more reliable for more people, both online and in our stores.In the role of UI Architect you will engage in the architecture, design, implementation, and documentation of UI architecture. This role is also hands-on and needs leading by example with proof of concepts, reference implementations and supporting architectural guides in addition to presenting and evangelizing this work. Responisibilities: Building POCs. Help and support developers in implementing architectural suggestions and guidelines Learning the applications capabilities and ensure the technical feasibility of UI designs Providing technical and architectural support to UI team members and being a team player
QA Software Tester
Our client is an up and coming consumer product company looking for a QA Tester for a contract role onsite. RESPONSIBILITIES: Responsible for partnering with software development company and factory to develop, test, and ultimately launch a new Wi-Fi/Bluetooth mobile app Work with the product management team to define the mobile user specifications Perform benchmark testing on competitive mobile apps; share findings and recommendations to the team to best inform development Guide decisions on architecture, system design, security, quality assurance and technical strategy. Create and execute test plan for both the iOS and Android mobile apps throughout the various development stages Deploy final mobile app through Google Play and Apple’s iOS development platforms Evaluate any post launch bugs/issues and work to resolve with software development company and/or the factory KNOWLEDGE & SKILLS: Experience working with connected products and/or developing smart phone apps Familiarity with RESTful API’s to connect iOS applications to back-end services Understanding of Apple and Google design principles and interface guidelines Experience communicating and working with Asian suppliers and software developers EDUCATION & EXPERIENCE: A BS degree in Engineering, Computer Science or related degree Minimum 3 years prior experience in mobile app development; consumer products experience a plus If interested apply today!
Our client is currently seeking a Digital Copywriter to join their growing team for a long term contracted position. If you have creative advertising experience and thrive in fast-paced environments, then we want to hear from you today! Responsibilities: Write for website landing page copy Blog and article writing Craft compelling social media posts and write emails Collaborate with multidisciplinary teams, including business partners, content strategists, information architects, designers, researchers, usability specialists, and creative directors Work through the development/editing process Write various copy, which may be presented to the client as a story board Distill complex technical information into effective and serious value-driven messaging Meet experts to interview for an article Requirements: BS in English, journalism, marketing, advertising, as well as 3+ years of copy experience Exceptional presentation and communication skills—able to sell work against business objectives and user needs Detail oriented and highly-developed organizational skills Portfolio of advertising writing samples – must include mobile, digital, website, social, etc. Exceptional teamwork and customer service skills Apply today with resume and portfolio to be considered!
Our client in Cambridge, MA is looking to hire a UX Designer for a contracted opportunity! Day to day: Invent and inspire customer experiences that are disruptive, simple, and bold by design. Participate in brainstorming sessions Create wireframes, produce finished screens/prototypes and testing Help with all aspects of design production, including presentations, to take projects from concept to completion Understand customer goals, business requirements, project parameters, and be able to creatively problem solve Embrace and apply Design Thinking principles with Lean UX methodologies Develop original interaction and design concepts What you bring forward: 3+ years design experience Bachelor's Degree in Design, User Experience or related field Portfolio that represents a wide range of diverse projects with a focus on visual and UX solutions Intimate knowledge of Sketch, InDesign, and Adobe Creative Suite Prior experience working in a Design System Exceptional attention to detail Ability to rapid prototype creative concepts is a must Does this role sound like it was made for you? Apply today!
Outside Sales Manager
Our client is seeking an entrepreneurial, energetic, and driven individual to join their sales team as a Sales Manager. This highly visible position will be responsible for building and managing a team of sales representatives focused on a new strategic partner relationship. This new relationship has the potential to generate significant sales growth for the company. Responsibilities: Build, train, and manage a high-performing team of sales representatives Ensure sales representatives are fully trained in all aspects of their jobs, including company knowledge, product knowledge, competitive knowledge, selling strategy and process, and post-sale customer service Create, monitor and report on key sales metrics. Proactively drive improvement work to continuously improve the sales team performance Demonstrate and ensure sales team alignment to company culture, values and business ethics Interact and communicate with other sales teams and company managers to share best practices and improvement activities Sell water treatment systems, service contracts, and other products to residential home owners and other qualified prospects Sell any additional products and/or services should client develop them for the marketplace Deal courteously and professionally with customers, always with high standards of personal conduct and business ethics, while demonstrating professional sales methods per company policy Conduct regular sales meetings that provide a forum for motivational and technical training Complete all required training courses Own or have access to an automobile or other reasonable and appropriate transportation and maintain such transportation as needed to perform all job duties, including maintaining a valid driver’s license and insurance coverage Complete other assignments as directed by sales and company leadership Qualifications and Experience: A bachelor’s degree and 3-5 years of sales management experience Must have water or indoor home sales experience Excellent written and verbal communication skills Ability to effectively present information in one-on-one and small group situations to customers, clients, and other employees of the organization Ability to give and receive feedback on job performance and customer interactions from peers, subordinates and other co-workers Strong interpersonal skills with customers, sales team and other co-workers Key Attributes: Extremely high energy, driven and dynamic personality – a hunter mentality Neat and professional appearance A true team player with the highest level of integrity Organizational skills and a results-oriented self-starter attitude A desire to meet and exceed measurable performance goals Apply today to be considered for this great opportunity!!
Our client is an elearning software provder to looking for an Instructional Designer to join their team for a long term contract opportunity! Responsibilities: Subject matter experts and technical specialists to develop creative learning design deliverables and content including learning objectives, assessments, content plans, activities, media items, and learner interactions Apply best practices and current thinking from learning science and educational technology to create highly effective, engaging learning experiences Gather data to validate and refine learning design choices prior to and following release With guidance from Senior team members, analyze learning-related challenges and opportunities including learning propositions, learning goals, key differentiators, learner personas, and metrics of learner success Support senior team members in working with client stakeholders and interdisciplinary team members on educational strategy, ideation, evaluation, project planning, and implementation Build learning experiences on a variety of LMSs Execute project-related research tasks to inform or support learning design decisions Qualifications: Bachelor's Degree with 2+ years of experience designing learning experiences, or Master's degree in a related field Experience working directly with faculty or subject matter experts to manage their contributions and diplomatically align their perspective and thinking to best serve project needs Strong collaborator and communicator capable of working closely with colleagues to achieve project objectives in a fast-paced environment Demonstrated comfort with ambiguity, flexible mindset, and ability to work with autonomy to deliver on precise deadlines Current knowledge of best practices, processes, and recent developments in educational technology and learning science Familiarity witha variety of modern tools and technologies used in formal and informal learning settings (e.g. LMS’s, collaboration tools, assessment tools, mobile learning) Basic understanding of front-end design and development techniques (UX principles, wireframing, HTML, etc.) (Preferred) Experience working for a services or consulting organization; experience working in higher education and non-higher education settings; experience with user experience design and learner testing; familiarity with principles and processes of human centered design If interested apply today!