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Freelance Content Strategist
Our client, an award winning branding agency, is in search of a Senior level Web Content Strategist to join their team on a 2-3 month freelance. This role begins on-site in New York City as soon as possible. We are looking for candidates with the following skills and competencies to fill the role. Qualifications:Act as a internal and client facing Web Content Strategy lead, guiding the client's website overhaul through discovery to completion. Lead discovery phase, auditing the existing website presence, conduct interviews of key client stakeholders. Partner with the agency strategy and creative teams on the strategic positioning of the brand and how it is represented in the website presence. Mine the website for all content that aligns with the new strategy to be repurposed (testimonials, data and results, etc.) and develop recommendations for client. Determine what content currently exists on the website that must be removed. Identify through research, strategy, brand positioning and client offering, what content must be delivered on the new website. Shepherd the team, client and agency, to obtaining a consensus across stakeholders on content and structure of the website. Other tasks may apply.Experience:Bachelor's degree in a related study required. 8+ years of strategy background. Must have depth of experience with website content auditing and development development. Must have experience in the Business to Business content space. Strong writing skills across briefs, proposals, recommendations and content development. Have lead interviews, discovery sessions and workshops with both internal agency and client stakeholders. The ability to synthesize large amounts of data into clear and concise recommendations based on findings. You must have your own computer for this role. Strong attention to detail, no stone left unturned.Does this sound like you? Apply today!
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!
Senior Copywriter/Associate Creative Director
Our client, a full service advertising agency, is looking for a Sr. Copywriter/ACD to join their San Francisco team!This person should have a deep experience in shaping branded digital communications and experiences, an opportunity to be a true difference maker and build your own career adventure. This person will be reporting into the Creative Director.Responsibilities:Creating digital marketing (paid/owned/earned) for a highly regulated industry, from insights to implementation, and developing integrated marketing campaigns that encompass the entire spectrum of digital experiences Shaping customer experiences across all digital touchpoints from websites and landing pages to online advertising and distributed branded content in all forms, including animated and live-action video Developing digital campaigns/programs to meet client’s business is looking for ness objectives and align with brand and technology standards Maintaining a thorough and current awareness of the competitive landscape as it pertains to communications in digital customer touchpoints Understanding and translating data and analytics into optimized digital experiences throughout the customer journeyExperience:Background in B2B writing in an agency or in-house team for a client in the compliance category - financial services, healthcare or pharma client Experience working with detailed client briefs – ability to crack through client expectations Expertise in the craft of copywriting that connects emotionally and rationally through digital touchpoints. Deep understanding of brand and the customer, and the ability to convey that understanding through impactful, engagement-driving digital experiences (financial services experience is a plus)Does this sound like you? Apply today!
Senior Creative Strategist
Onward Search is on the hunt for a Senior Creative Strategist to join the team of our entertainment-focused Ad Agency client for a full-time role. You will report to the Head of Strategy and will be a critical contributor to the strategic vision and creation of integrated campaigns.Responsibilities:Distilling research & analytics to bring creative briefs to life and using information from RFPs to develop creative briefs that unify agency verticals Contributing to the creation of presentation materials with other vertical leads and presenting research & recommendations to vertical counterparts Leading inspiring ideation and brainstorming sessions Collaborating with an analyst to develop key reporting insights and extrapolate learnings to optimize creative briefs, strategies, and concepts Keeping on top of trends in digital & social and recommending new ways to improve & streamline processes Developing content to target key audiences through social and digital platforms Providing genre-specific guidance on projects throughout the duration of the campaigns Providing mentorship to teammatesRequirements:4-7 years of experience in entertainment marketing, creative advertising, or on a creative team working on global campaigns and building communities (in strategy, experiential, innovative OOH & digital) Expert level across all social platforms and understanding of the evolving social media landscape & shifting consumer behavior Ability to translate big ideas into disruptive concepts Background in public speaking and/or presenting Native understanding of the digital/mobile space Prior experience creating multi-platform strategies and managing 360-integrated campaigns from brief to execution Strong understanding of Millennial & Gen Y demographics Analytical skills & research background Understanding of the creative processDoes this sound like you? Apply today!
Content Review Associate
Our client, a Social Media Company, is seeking a freelance Content Review Associate to join their team for an assignment.Responsibilities:Partner with the Content and Engineering teams to serve the most exciting content to customers all across the globe. Review large volumes of content Categorize and tag content Assess and describe scenarios—quickly, effectively, and with impeccable attention to details and grammar Coordinate with teams to identify information related to pieces of content Exercise good judgement when reviewing and selecting content that are appropriate and meet brand and curation guidelinesMusts:1-3 years experience including school and internship experience Must be fluent in Arabic, French, German, Portuguese, or Spanish Stays up-to-date with pop culture current events Enjoys learning about a diverse set of topics, and is knowledgeable about sports, music, art, film, politics, and/or current events Perceptive and can quickly and efficiently categorize large volumes of content Strong organizational and time management skills to deal with shifting priorities and large volumes of work Must be flexible to work part-time hours and have availability in the evenings/weekends Strong written and verbal communication skillsDoes this sound like you? Apply today!
Our client, a financial technology company, is looking for a marketing copywriter to join their team for a part-time, offsite contract role.Marketing Copywriter responsibilities:Draft copy for multi-touch email campaigns that will achieve above average open and click through rates. Create content for thought-provoking white papers, using industry knowledge, research, and information from interviews you conduct with subject matter experts. Create compelling infographics using industry facts, stats and facts and input from subject matter experts. Draft copy for product/data sheets. Create social media copy to support our campaigns, new assets and media presence.Marketing Copywriter requirements: • BA in communications, English, journalism, advertising or marketing. • 3 years minimum B2B copywriting experience (with samples of email campaigns, white papers and infographics for which you created content). • Proficient with MS Office suite. • Research, interviewing, and script-writing knowledge or experience. • Digital Marketing industry experience preferred.Does this sound like you? Apply today!
Onward Search is seeking a Copywriter to help the team of a smart home security client with email campaigns. You will be working closely with their Senior Copywriter and using existing templates to write emails geared towards current subscribers of their product. The ideal candidate will be able to take complex copy and translate it into friendly consumer-facing content.Requirements:2-4 years of experience in copywriting Must have experience writing emails Experience with subscription campaigns and/or the financial industry is highly preferred
Our client, a global consulting firm, is looking for a Proposal Writer to join their team for a long-term contract (at least one year)!Proposal Writer Responsibilities:Manage proposal activities from initial review of RFP to submittal of final proposal (proposal plans, templates, compliance matrices, schedules/deadlines and more). Ensure proposals are developed and delivered according to RFP specifications. Coordinate the contributions of the creative and account teams, working with subject matter experts to develop high quality, compliant, responsive, competitive, highly effective proposals. Communicate with Account team to establish proposal response requirements, scope and deadlines. Participate in proposal strategy sessions to gain insight into business opportunities; understanding key messages, differentiators and themes. Partner with pricing analysts to develop to develop pricing and cost sections for proposals.Proposal Writer Requirements:3+ years' of professional proposal writing experience. Bachelor's in Communications, Marketing or related field. Proven ability to successfully work under tight deadlines, performance under pressure. Expert Word, Excel, PowerPoint. Understanding and professional experience with the proposal development process. Experience writing proposal for enterprise-level corporate clients. Experience in the Automotive industry a plus.
E-mail Copywriter & Designer
Onward Search is hiring an E-mail Copywriter and Designer for an international non-profit on a project basisJob Summary:As the email designer and copywriter, you will design, organize, and coordinate digital assets for an email campaign or digital marketing advertisement. The ideal candidate will assist in developing and maintaining a clear and consistent brand voice. The copywriter will be responsible for the creation of original and compelling written content for email campaigns. The candidate will provide concise and grammatically correct copy and must be attentive to details and be an excellent proofreader. This is a two-part e-mail campaign that will be deployed before the month June. Candidates can work fully remote, must be available for quality calls/check in's. Client is working within Bronto, so candidates MUST have experience with this platform.Qualifications:BA or BFA in Graphic Design or Marketing, or equivalent experience. Fluent in Oracle Bronto platform Fluency in Adobe Suite- Photoshop, Illustrator, Adobe Acrobat, InDesign. Familiarity with Microsoft Office. An understanding of different language styles, such as AP style, that appeal to various target markets is key. Experience with web markup language and search engine optimization is a plus. Familiarity with InVision and Microsoft Teams.
Onward Search has an exciting opportunity for a dynamic Copywriter working out of our clients San Jose or San Francisco office. As part of our social copy team, you will bring our voice to life across all of our channels. You will build and grow a consistent presence and top of mind awareness on Instagram, Twitter, Facebook, YouTube and other channels, telling our story and connecting consumers with our brand. Currently we are seeking this individual through the end of this year on a long term extendable contract basis.Position Overview:First and foremost, you’re an exceptional writer with excellent creative ideation skills and a strong editorial point of view You have the unique ability to maintain a consistent tone across multiple channels — in a voice that is both native to each channel as well as consistent with the company brand You approach every project through the lens of the consumer, considering each step of the customer journey, and can deliver the brand experientially You’ll own the voice of our channels, lead the copy content creation and approval process, and will execute campaign and handle requests as needed To succeed in this job, you must be an agile strategic creative and critical thinker, highly detailed, and a self-starter who can balance multiple projects with competing deadlines, in a dynamic and fast-paced environment You should be well versed in social media content with a passion for staying at the front of social media trends and cultural references You are bold and inventive, constantly looking for opportunities to amplify our social presence, capable of being scrappy when needed, and adept at leveraging existing assets to elevate the brand across channelsSkills & Qualifications:3+ years’ experience with an emphasis in social content (retail or e-commerce experience is a big plus) Strong knowledge of major social channels: functionality, copy best practices and more. Excellent copywriting skills; strong verbal communication and presentation skills Ability to work seamlessly with quickly changing business priorities and tight deadlines Experience successfully partnering with various teams including Marketing, SEO, UX, Product, Design and Merchandising in a fast-paced editorial environment Extremely effective and organized; able to meet tight deadlines and juggle multiple priorities Ability to manage complex projects with multiple stakeholders while navigating healthy conflict to reach a consensus Understand best practices for social media - best ways to use each platform and create successful, engaging content
I want to say thank you so much for everything. First of all for getting me into this role, I’ve loved it so much and grown a lot. It definitely changed my life for the better. And secondly for being so helpful all along the way with anything I’ve ever needed. I’ve really had such a positive experience with onward search and wouldn’t have done anything differently.
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