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UX Content Strategist
Our client, a national retailer who is being recognized globally for how they are shaping a new customer experience, is seeking a UX Content Strategist to join their growing digital team.Job DescriptionBe a steward of communication of key research findings Initiate and plan content-related research Conduct routine content audit to ensure the communication across all digital product is consistent and cohesive with the brand direction Produce customer journeys, personas, and content style guides to aid in business alignment Focus on locating gaps in current content to increase customer engagement and conversions Collaborate with UX designers and UI designers to ensure realistic content is presented in wires and visual comps (does not include writing marketing copy) Establish connective language and a unified voice.RequirementsHave 3+ years of experience working as a content strategist or UX writer with a deep knowledge of eCommerce Experience crafting content taxonomies Experience collaborating with design teams Experience consuming or creating customer journeys and personas Vast understanding of SEO and accessibility Knowledge of CMS structures along with the limitations and advantages Knowledge of utilizing UserTesting.com for iterative feedback Experience conducting and writing about the results of research findings both to inform content strategy and to evaluate content.Does this sound like you? Apply today!
Our client, a well-known player in the agency space is looking to hire a talented Copywriter ASAP.In this role, you will be responsible for working closely with the internal creative team in concepting & writing content across digital, print and broadcast media for campaigns, promotions and other marketing collateral.Responsibilities:Concept and write B2C content, ads, flyers, direct mail and other forms of print collateral, as well as website, online banners, email and more. Provide copy direction and support to various teams and work with graphic designers to concept and present multiple creative options. Partner with any external agencies to drive asset development and final approval. Requirements:MUST HAVE minimum 3+ years experience in working in a fast-paced advertising or marketing agency OR in-house creative environment in a Copywriting role MUST HAVE a portfolio showcasing copywriting skills across a variety of print, web, and/or broadcast deliverables. MUST HAVE excellent conceptual ability as well as ability to execute written short-form and long-form content; Proofreading and editing skills as well as knowledge of English grammar and punctuation are a must. MUST HAVE meticulous attention to detail; clear and concise communication, commitment to producing quality product; deadline conscious.Does this sound like you? Apply today with your portfolio!
Onward Search is seeking a PROOFREADER for a large financial client in downtown LA for a 6+ month assignment. This person would be responsible for proofreading, light copy editing, and fact-checking content for the Multi-Channel Content Team. They will oversee and provides QA to ensure accuracy and overall quality of materials.Skills:Copy editing as needed Oversee and provide QA to ensure accuracy and overall quality of materials Update statistics and compliance footnote language using internal tools and software Ensures that materials are consistent with corporate and compliance standards including company guidelines and legal standards Chicago or AP style Excellent eye for detail Financial experience preferred Team orientedRequirements:3+ years experience as a proofreader, specifically any proofing with numbers/stats in a financial setting MS Word, Excel, Powerpoint BA required Strong written and verbal communication skills; strong grammar and syntax skills; strong presentation skills; strong inter-personal skills Strong coordination skills including maintaining production schedules, tracking deliverables, problem solving, and escalating issues as appropriate.Does this sound like you? Apply today!
Our client, a growing agency based in Denver, is looking for an experienced Copywriter to join their growing team on an ongoing, freelance basis.Skill Set:Experience writing for a range of social media platforms An understanding of the nuances of each social platform Write succinct content in line with each brand’s guidelines and voice Collaborate with ACD / Designers on accompanying visual content Ability to proofread and correct own workExperience:2+ years of experience writing content for social media Bachelor’s degree is preferred Up-to-date resume and portfolioIf you're interested in learning more, please apply now!
Our client, a non-profit based in Denver, is looking for a freelance Proofreader to join their team for a short-term, remote project. You will be proofreading the organization's annual report and correcting errors in spelling, grammar and punctuation based on their brand style guide.Qualifications:Experience proofreading annual reports Proficient in Microsoft Word and Excel. Excellent oral and written communication skills Up-to-date resumePlease apply now if you are interested in learning more!
Our client, a medical communications company, is in search of a Junior level Copywriter with pharmaceutical experience to join their team on a permanent role. This job starts as soon as possible on-site in NYC.What you'll be doing:Creating promotional content for a range of pharmaceutical clients across a large span of media including print, digital and video. Reporting into the Group Copy Supervisor, you will develop copy and concepts working with an integrated team. Partner with your creative leads, the account team, project management, traffic teams and more to ensure flawless execution of projects on time. Work with your counterparts to keep all work in line with brand guidelines, with a consistent voice and on strategy. In this role you will be client facing, required to present to both internal and client partners. Continuously research and work to keep yourself current within the world of copy and pharmaceutical communications.About you:1-2 years of pharmaceutical focused copywriting in a fast-paced and high-volume environment. Bachelor's degree in writing, advertising or a related field. A strong understanding of the in's and out's of pharmaceutical copywriting including requirements and terminology. You have excellent conceptual skills but are committed to hands-on copywriting for integrated mediums including print, digital and video. Great communication and presentation skills. You can make judgement calls with confidence, supported by your knowledge of the client and product. You have a passion for science and pharmaceutical. You are highly organized and personally responsible for your projects.Does this sound like you? Apply today!
Senior Instructional Designer - REMOTE
Onward Search is hiring a Sr. Instructional Designer to work 100% remote to deal with Top accounts role wide to help people use our client's tools!Job Duties:This position is responsible for leading training programs and working with customers, and the product division to create and deliver learning classes for the Calibre product line. Instructional Designers and Trainers develop and deliver training to customers, partners and employees in a number of learning formats that are typically included instructor led classroom based training, instructor led on-line and on-demand classes.Custom training classes for specific customers are also developed and delivered. In addition to becoming an expert on the functionality of Calibre products, an Instructional Designer and Trainer assists in learning related activities such as curriculum development, attending and supporting conferences and as needed. The primary objective is to professionally develop and deliver quality learning sessions that increase customer knowledge and drive product adoption.The Instructional Designer and Trainer responsibilities will be focused on curriculum development based on release schedules, priorities, resources or other requirements as well as course delivery. The amount of time on development vs. delivery will be driven by required development work and class demand. These responsibilities include, and may not be limited to:Developing a thorough understanding of new and existing Calibre products in order to develop and deliver training.Updating existing learning products with information about new features and functionality based on approved release and development schedules.Researching new and updated Calibre products and features and recommending new class offerings.Utilizing quality control measures such as student evaluations, and/or other feedback to ensure consistency, effectiveness and professionalism of teaching materials and presentations.Delivering high quality product training to customers, business partners, and employees in person or online using approved training curriculum, student materials, instructor tools, presentation tools, and other documentation.Participating in software implementations/adoptions; providing customized consultation and training for customers as needed.Activities to support the Education Services team may include:Creating or participating in the development of prototypes and templates for new learning products; supporting Education Services instructional design standards and training industry best practices.Taking on technology-based activities related to development of learning products such as backing up source files, maintaining network classroom environments, maintaining department web sites, and/or maintaining classroom and WebEx equipment as neededConducting evaluations of presenters providing written feedback and suggestions for improvement.Establish new standards, templates and methodologies for learning.Demonstrates and models leadership qualities for all Education Services personnel.Job Qualifications:BS EE or BS CS or equivalent work experience in relevant product area.Prior customer facing experience required5 years of experience in physical verification as a user, part of a support group, selling or marketing the product area.Experience with Calibre is REQUIREDExperience in developing and/or delivering training. A combination of training development and experience is highly desired.Ability to determine appropriateness of training materials for multiple learner audiences based on learner skill level and learning style is required.Must possess excellent customer-focused writing and editing skills. Ability to learn, teach, and effectively use writing/authoring tools such as Word, PowerPoint, Camtasia or comparable development tools is required.Experience with presenting to an audience and good presentation skills. This position is required to solve complex problems, and has wide latitude for independent judgment. Must have the ability to plan and independently execute work with minimal supervision. Must have demonstrated ability to work exceptionally well in cross-functional team environment, works collaboratively and effectively within a team; this position has recurring contact with Senior-level internal and external contacts, and may serve as the primary spokesperson on significant matters. Demonstrated ability to respond effectively to multiple conflicting priorities, manage changing priorities and respond to unexpected changes. Must possess acceptable time management, communications, inter-personal, verbal, listening, problem solving, and trouble-shooting, decision-making and organizational skills. Communicates time frames of projects or assignments, gathers the appropriate info by asking relevant questions, shares information from meetings and provides feedback on results from those involved. Reacts well in collaborative discussions, clarifies situations, remains open to all sides, stays focused on resolution, develops others' and own ideas, initiates action and closes discussions with clear summaries.Ability to travel up to 20% for training delivery Does this sound like you? Apply today!
Our client, a social media content company, is on the hunt for a Technical Writer to join their team.You will be working closely with the Engineering team and responsible to:create, organize, and maintain a comprehensive set of external documentation and technical guidance for developers. Collaborate with engineers to write, edit, and maintain documentation Maintain the templates and framework for easy-to-read and find documentation Organize, articulate, and convey technical information and concepts to customers Invent new ways to convey complex information to a technical audienceMusts:2-5 years of experience as a hands-on technical writer BS/BA degree in Technical Writing, English, Computer Science, or similar field Experience with Confluence and Jira and/or a development background are a plus Self-directed and curious writer who works well with a variety of technologies and teams Excellent organizational and design skills A passion for creativity!Does this sound like you? Apply today!
Junior Technical Writer
Onward Search is looking for a Jr. Technical Writer to join our State of Georgia client in southwestern Atlanta for a long-term onsite contract opportunity! Benefits are available during the contract period; this role CAN become permanent for the right person.Job Summary: You will be responsible for analyzing, reviewing, and documenting current internal processes and documenting revised processes related to our new computer information system taking effect May 27, 2019.Primary Responsibilities:Analyze information to determine nature and extent of end user requirements and concerns Document business processes for end users of new system based on legislation Assist in the development of standards and procedures used in transition to new system Consult with vendors and/or technical staff to ensure functionality of automated system is consistent with adherence to laws, regulations, and best practice standards of end usersMinimum Requirements:1-3 years of professional technical writing experience, with a focus on documenting business processes or workflows, or developing formal user guides or training manuals. Associate's Degree in related field; Bachelor's Degree preferred. Previous experience preparing professional documentation shared with key stakeholders (ex: reports, presentations, executive memos, etc.) Proficiency in Microsoft Office (Word, Excel, PowerPoint) Effective & professional communication skills (written and oral) Proven attention to detail and good organizational skills Ability to translate complex technical language into plain English Ability to process & understand complex information concisely and effectively Strong time management skills with the ability to work cooperatively in a team environment Demonstrated ability to appropriately address internal & external customer issues while respecting business needs and also in relation to maintenance of systems Valid driver’s license and ability to travel Technically savvy Proficiency in Microsoft Visio or similar software Experience using SharePoint (or similar software) as a repository for project documentationDoes this sound like you? Apply today!
Marketing and Event Content Writer
Onward Search is hiring for an Marketing and Event Content Writer! This is a contract to hire position with a non-profit located Downtown Atlanta. On-site. Benefits available during the contract period.Marketing and Event Content Writer will create content for the organization's internal communication channels and write communications and scripts for events that inspire audiences to give, advocate and volunteer.Responsibilities:Serve as writer and content strategist for a large variety of external communications including web copy, newsletters to segmented groups and full database, print materials, blogs, thought leadership initiatives, and more Write event scripts (speeches, activity on stage, visual planning, etc.) for all events, serving audiences ranging from 100-1,500 people. Support event execution by prepping speakers, planning visuals with creative team, and working alongside A/V vendors to both prep them for the shows and also execute day of by “calling the show” (audio cues, visual cues, on-stage transitions) Have the ability to handle sensitive issues related to poverty, race, hunger, etc. with tact, emotion, sensitivity, and knowledge Collaborate with creative team on projects ranging from video story-boarding and script writing support to the roll-out of major projects such as campaign materials Serve in a consultative capacity on teams related to organizational goals (ex. building brand ambassadors and increasing employee engagement) Serve in a strategic role for all major internal and event-related initiatives Work with key internal clients to position changes appropriately, communicate relevant information and help move audience members towards awareness, understanding and desired behaviors Develop original editorial content for the company’s channels ranging from written communications such intranet updates, company news articles, internal newsletters and more Provide communications support on key company priorities and projects both internal and external Coordinate and disseminate multimedia content to internal employees Measure and continually improve strategy to drive engagement among staff via communications Bachelor’s degree in Communications or English Rhetoric 5+ years’ successful experience in Employee Communications and/or Corporate Communications.Skills and AbilitiesProven experience writing and developing communications and scripts for events Demonstrated ability for successful project management, audience assessment and volunteer management. Must possess ability to communicate effectively to multiple external audiences across multiple projects Exceptional verbal and written communications, strong business acumen, interpersonal skills, team player, consensus builder, and persuasive communicator. Solid skills in AP StyleAbility to prioritize multiple tasks and manage time in a consistent manner Meticulous attention to detail Ability to navigate successfully in a rapidly changing Resourceful and effective problem solver Takes initiative to maximize opportunity Proficient in Microsoft Suite Ability to simultaneously and successfully manage multiple projects across multiple channelsDoes this sound like you? Apply today!
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