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Our client, a leading food manufacture is seeking a Project Coordinator to join their Infrastructure PMO team and support various infrastructure projects. It will be helpful to have experience and exposure working with previous infrastructure rollouts.Responsibilities:Support a variety of infrastructure programs and projects Interface with a cross functional teams and a variety of Business Owners Track, monitor and escalate any deliverables and issues Ensure all project framework is documented to support processes Interface and lead cooperation between any outside vendors that may be supportingRequirements:Prior experience working large complex infrastructure project is highly desired Support Leadership with an understanding of technical infrastructure High degree of accountability and strong organizational skillsWe cannot wait to connect with you, apply today!
Senior Interaction Designer
Our client is actively seeking an energetic and innovative Senior Interaction Designer to join their growing UX team. This team leverages technologies to develop and refine the tools considered most essential to the user that keeps businesses at the top of the industry. The tools they design must add value while providing personalized experiences for simple to complex user needs.The successful candidate will join this unique and specialized team that provides product strategy and delivery capabilities for client-facing applications. Their Product Design team sits within a Product Management organization and partners with the product owners to ensure that their hand-crafted, innovative ideas are deployed.The ideal candidate is, above all, a maker and enjoys balancing craft with an academic interest in theory and science of Interaction Design, HCI, and user-centered design methodologies. In addition, candidates should have the following skills and interests:Has designed highly functional user interfaces Has a deep understanding of interactivity and its impact on human behavior Has experience conceptualizing, modeling, and designing complex, and innovative, experiences Can defend their designs with rationale rooted in user needs and business goals and be able to present and speak to design reason Enjoys the multi-disciplinary and collaborative nature of product development Can translate business problems and requirements into compelling UIsExperience and QualificationsMinimum 5 years of experience working as a user experience professional Demonstrable experience designing rich interactions for desktop, web, mobile and tablet Experience designing enterprise applications within complex business domains similar to financial services Track record of successful deliveries and a strong portfolio that highlights their ideas and end-productTo be considered for this role, a portfolio and resume is required. Please apply today if this opportunity sounds like you!
Social Media Content Creator
Our client, a Fortune 500 firm with headquarters in Chicago, is seeking a entry to mid level social media guru to join their team. In this role, you will maintain and support the social media presence for this organization's social channels, while assisting with other social media-related projects as needed.Position Requirements:Create, Curate, and publish relevant, original high-quality content Create and maintain a social media content calendar and strategic plan Perform Social community management (monitoring/responding to guests) Execute Paid social execution and management Provide support to influencer program Provide key metrics analysis Assist with social brand strategy work as needed Collaborate with other departments and teams to coordinate and amplify marketing campaignsExperience & Qualifications: 3-5 years of experience working in a social media management role Knowledge and experience in the tenets of traditional marketing. Bachelor’s Degree in Marketing, Business, Advertising, Communications, English or technology-related Creativity and immersion in social media, with in-depth knowledge and understanding of social media platforms Strong familiarity with Sprinklr Ability to work with a variety of partners and team members across different projects Highly self-motivated Proven analytical and problem-solving abilitiesDoes this sound like you? Apply today!
Email Marketing Specialist
Our client, a nationally recognized household brand in the western suburbs is seeking a Brand Manager to join their marketing team. The ideal candidate will have experience planning, organizing, and directing the team to achieve departmental goals and objectives. In this position you will develop and execute plans that will ensure the viability of assigned brands.Responsibilities:Propose, test and evaluate new strategic tactical approaches to all areas of the marketing/product development mix Ensure timely, high quality execution of plans in all areas outlined below while suggesting appropriate plan changes as dictated by ongoing business conditions Initiate, recommend, and secure management/interdepartmental agreement about all things related to the marketing strategy Maintain process to continuously develop new product ideas, leads research and system evaluation of new ideas to determine their consumer, trade, financial & operations viability Lead annual brand planning and budgeting efforts Manage and maintain output of advertising/media agencies while overseeing public relations brand campaigns Provide ongoing data-driven analysis and definition of key opportunities for maximizing volume/profit potential for assigned brands Assist Sales in developing brands' general merchandising strategies, financial guidelines, etc. on a data-driven basis Through individual guidance, mentor and coach brand personnel to succeed and grow in their positions, develop their skills and future potential, maintain a high level of knowledge in the marketing industry and understand/adhere to established Company policies, procedures, philosophies and business practicesRequirements:3+ years experience managing brand Masters' degree in Marketing or MBA or its equivalent is required Proven strengths in leadership, analytical, strategic & tactical thinking, managing, developing & working with others & motivation & drive are essential
Senior Product Designer
Have you ever wanted to work for one of the fastest growing companies in the online/mobile industry - and one that you probably use quite often? Our client is adding two Product Designers to their growing Chicago-Loop team. This is an amazing opportunity to work for leading company in with some PRETTY AMAZING PERKS! (trust us, your friends will be jealous) This is a direct hire opportunity!What is needed for this amazing opportunity? 3-7 years of Product Design experience MUST have previous experience working with a product manager and product team in your employment history, as this is a highly collaborative environment E-commerce experience is a must Partner with product, engineers, and the members of the design and research teams to oversee user experience of the product from conception to launch Deep understanding of UI Ability to identity issues, address problems head on, and execute a better experience You must be able to thrive in a fast paced Agile environment Highly skilled in multi-tasking and juggling priorities on multiple projects at one time An update to date portfolio which clearly articulates past projectsApply today, we cannot wait to meet you!
Digital Campaign Manager
Digital Campaign ManagerOur client, an international retailer, is looking to add a contract Campaign Manager to their team. This role is located in Chicago, and will be responsible to own the execution, recognition, and delivering of revenue closed by the sales team. The campaign manager will own strategic planning and execution from both a strategic and tactical scope. The Campaign Manager will be responsible for generating strategic insights for the various campaigns in their portfolio. The ideal candidate for this role will have online trafficking and campaign management and prior experience with bid management platforms and active campaign optimization.Responsibilities:Plan, execute, and manage self-service campaigns Understand upper and lower funnel campaign tactics Monitor and adhere to the client’s best practices through digital campaign life-cycle Develop, grow and maintain relationships with internal teams Traffic campaign tags and Manage delivery of creative assets, and all documentation for launch Measure results in concert with the analytics team Provide campaign wrap up and auditing reportsQualifications:Four year college degree 2+ years of experience in campaign management/optimization or digital media operations Client facing experience Excellent communication skills Experience using SQL and TableauWould you like to know more? Apply today, so we can connect quickly!
Small but mighty agency in the Loop is seeking a dynamic, multi-skilled production manager to join their team. In this role, you will ensures overall project delivery success through quality control, resource management, project trafficking and production management/oversight.Primary Responsibilities:Oversees and is accountable for best practice quality control measures and processes, implementing and aiding in adoption across the company Performs reviews throughout the project lifecycle and prior to client release to ensure project specs and delivery meet approved SOW & brief requirements Manages risks throughout the project lifecycle including understanding overarching project requirements,consulting on project timing and developing back up plans to mitigate risks Tracks and manages talent database and freelance/contractor and recruiter relationships Books and confirms, manages scope, invoices, timesheet approvals and facilitation for design talent identified for projects Consults with team on day-to-day talent forecasting for design teams and for project management/digital producer needs (utilization, resource gaps and workflow) Maintains a bird’s eye view and understanding of current projects (in-house and forecasted, including new business), as they relate to resourcing and quality control Owns internal project and talent management systems and resource assignment documentation to maximize efficiencies, productivity and delivery Oversees production management and acts as production manager when required including vendor management Gathers estimates required for external production needs (print, photography, video etc.)RequirementsA minimum of 5 years of creative/digital agency experience Creative problem-solving abilities and a proven critical thinker Strong attention to detail Track record of high-quality control standards and industry best practices knowledge Experience with various projects types and specification requirements, including web, mobile, digital, video, photography and print Proactive attitude, willing to take ownership of work, self-organizing and highly skilled in time management to facilitate involvement in multiple projects Ability to work independently and communicate up, down and laterally Proficient on Mac OS, Adobe Creative Suite, Microsoft Office Suite, and Sketch are a must. Invision, Keynote and knowledge of programming languages a plus
Associate Digital Designer
As a member of our client’s in-house agency the Associate Interactive Designer will partner with art directors, designers, developers and copywriters to create b2b experiences focused on driving brand positioning and sales. The Associate Digital Designer will be responsible for executing design concepts for a variety of digital mediums including websites, emails, mobile/tablet devices, and social platforms. This person will support our client’s branding guidelines and ensure timely delivery of assigned projects.Requirements:Bachelor’s Degree in creative/design or a related field 2-4 years of digital design experience in a professional or agency environment Strong Photoshop experience, HTML editor, web/email design and multimedia presentation Updated portfolio showing digital work Ability to handle multiple projectsDoes this sound like you? Then let’s connect for a conversation. Apply today!
Social Media Planner/Analyst
Our client located in Downtown Chicago is seeking a Paid Social Media Planner/Analyst to be a part of their team. In this role you will build, analyze and support social campaigns, provide strategic direction and regular reporting. You will have a strong understanding of digital media, and leveraging a variety of ad types to impact and drive results.Responsibilities:Own campaign trafficking, optimization, troubleshooting and reporting for a variety of accounts Create, monitor and brainstorm advertising campaigns across various social media channels including Facebook, Instagram, Pinterest, Twitter, and Snapchat Provide optimization on campaigns along with making improvement recommendations to the advertiser or agency Monitor daily campaign pacing and performance to exceed KPIs Manage communications with the internal team and client Requirements:Bachelor’s Degree in Marketing, Advertising, Communication or an equivalent field 2-4 years of direct digital or social media experience is required Media planning or buying experience at an ad or media agency is strongly preferred Excel Skills (specifically Pivot Tables are a must) Experience performing quantitative analysisSound like a great opportunity? Apply today, we cannot wait to talk to you!