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Social Media Strategist/ Community Manager
Our client, an entertainment company, is seeking a Social Media Strategist/Community Manager to join their team. Responsibilities: Working with entertainment clients to create strategic and tactical plans for film and tv releases Pulling research and insights to apply them to tactical solutions for social targeting and engaging the key audiences Help with the direction of client pitches for social strategy on Facebook, Twitter, Instagram and Snapchat Review data and understand how to work with specific target demo's able to come in at a higher level outlining on how content should be communicated, how copy and strategy align together, etc. Highly connected to culture and a keen awareness of emerging trends with various networks, apps, and social platforms Required: 3-5 years Social Media Manager/Strategist having worked on the agency side in advertising, entertainment or gaming Experience paid social and organic media, SEO, display ads, Adwords understand paid across all platforms Should be a creative at heart with a good eye for design and good taste Up to date on new social media trends and platforms Passion for entertainment TV and movies
Copywriter - Marketing Communications
Our client, a gaming company, is seeking a Copywriter for the marketing communications team. Give a distinct voice to creative campaigns, partnering with Creative Leads, Video Producers, Brand Managers, Game Designers, and more to create copy that captures attention, drives action, and reinforces player passion Write and edit pristine marketing copy with strong calls to action and deep player resonance for a savvy audience of competitive gamers Work with multidisciplinary teams of internal and external creative executional partners to develop and deliver creative marketing assets including articles, videos, VO, text graphics, and accompanying publishing copy such as titles, descriptions, social copy Approach your work with a growth mindset and a proactive, solutions-oriented attitude Partner with internal teams to deliver updates to style guides and branding Serve as a contributor and co-editor to a vibrant Writing Community of Practice Musts: 2-5 years copy experience at a digital advertising agency or client side with a focus on user acquisition or video games Experience developing clear, precise copy for web, social, or other channels Ability to write from the perspective of a specific audience Experience self-editing and working in a collaborative writing process Basic understanding around creative ideation and writing to creative briefs Experience translating marketing and creative briefs into creative copy that delivers on business goals. Ability to lead others and execute as well Strong experience working with creative briefs Deep understanding or high curiosity about what gaming competitors and top companies are doing—especially how they speak to players
Group Copy Supervisor
Our client, a highly regarded advertising agency, is looking for a Group Copy Supervisor to join their team fulltime! Responsibilities: Directing a group of copywriters as they prepare promotional communications Assigning brands to direct reports; reviewing, assessing and making recommendations to maximize team and individual performance Supervising direct reports as they develop original, creative solutions that solve for a wide range of brand problems - constantly developing and maintaining each brand's image Review team's work during creation and before it is dispatched to the client Conceptualizing original copy for social media Managing copy group's workload to maximize efficiencies, assuring completion of all work on time and on budget Inspiring and elevating the level of creative ability on the team, helping to guide the professional/creative development and growth of copywriters Working collaboratively and constructively with all ACD, Art counterparts Ensuring both you and your team stay current and conversant with brands and competition. Leading and participating in brand blueprint sessions Effectively presenting creative work both internally and externally Participates in and contributes to shaping brand positioning and strategies for all assigned brands alongside all other members of brand teams within your group Requirements: 10+ years creative / supervisory copy experience, preferably in pharmaceutical or healthcare communications Strong understanding of social media strategy and execution Experience within a classic full-service agency environment BA degree or higher required
Our client, an internet platform, is looking for a Copywriter with 4+ years of experience to join their team. This is a contract, 40 hrs/wk through the end of November 2020. The ideal candidate should be interested in working on global strategy, narrative, and campaigns. Responsibilities include: Establishing voice for business expression brand Working to develop copy for sales team and their communication outlets Working with marketing teams on copy for internal and external materials and channels (i.e. newsletters, internal sites, etc.) Doing research and then creative stories from the data Managing relationships with external creative agency partners Experience: Copy experience at ad agency, brand, or creative agency Strong writing ability to tell data-driven stories Excellent communication and presentation skills Bonus points – experience with global teams
Social Media Coordinator
Onward Search has an exciting opportunity for a full time Social Media Coordinator with a CPG company in the North Bay Area. This person will be executing tasks associated with social media content and campaigns across our social media communities. This includes; FB, IG, Twitter, Pinterest, TikTok, and YouTube. This person has a proven track record of creating engaging social media content, working on multiple projects by being fast and nimble, building relationships with influencers and curating data into easily digestible and concise reports. This person will be reporting into the Digital Marketing Manager. Responsibilities include: Create content calendars for daily posts and engagement Engage daily with consumers and respond to posts, direct messages, and outreach Research audience preferences and discover current trends Create engaging text, image, and video content Designing posts to sustain readers’ curiosity and creating buzz around new products Keyword tagging on all posts to support ongoing analysis of social performance Research, vet, and recommend influencers; initiate and foster relationships with influencers Experience: 2-3 years of relevant social media experience at an agency or mission-driven company. Food/CPG experience preferred Knowledge of social media, influencer marketing and innovative ways to communicate with audience and partners Experience writing copy for social media Ability to interpret analytics and compile insightful social media reports Must be able to prioritize while juggling multiple projects at once, comfortable in fast-paced environment and a decisive thinker under pressure Passion and/or interest in working at a company that values humility and takes a people-first approach Requirements: Complete a social media writing exercise Provide an example of a social media report and links to social media accounts you have contributed to
Art Director and Copywriter Team
Our retail client is seeking an ART DIRECTOR / COPYWRITER TEAM with social video experience to concept fresh ideas for a new branding campaign. Must have a reel of catchy, new, fresh "indie brand" stories. This company is looking to tell a complex brand story in a very short (:15 & :30) yet compelling way. Bring to the table: Conceptual/branding abilities for retail clients For the AD: experience running/overseeing a production team to execute effectively on time and on budget Experience with video for social, streaming Experience creating videos and audio experiences that will also be placed on streaming platforms
Our client, a Social Media Company, is seeking a freelance Editorial Coordinator to join their team for an assignment. Responsibilities: Provide administrative, operational, and creative support the editorial team Work across editorial verticals (Entertainment, Lifestyle, News, Sports, and Community), helping to shape, manage, and program content Collaborate with members of the wider Content team as well as those from other teams across the company Organize the team’s efforts on a day-to-day basis Maintain and own content tracking documents and programming calendars Update and create scheduling documents for team of staff who work shifts Provide executive support and manage scheduling for the head of the department Support managers and the wider team Help editorial and business leads maintain partnerships and keep up-to-date documentation Coordinate and collaborate on cross-functional efforts Contribute to creative brainstorms and strategic programming planning Facilitate verbal and written communications between internal teams Provide ad hoc support on a variety of projects, as they are assigned Project manage internal initiatives and special projects Musts: 2-4 years of experience in executive support, editorial, content development, and/or media-related company Experience with managing schedules, tracking documents, expense reports, and data entry Bachelor’s degree or equivalent experience Obsessive interest in trends, news, entertainment and sport Passion for digital media and knowledge of the current content landscape A can-do attitude, no task is too small Strong time management and organizational skills including planning and prioritizing Adept at problem-solving and juggling multiple projects at once Equally comfortable taking direction and taking the lead Constantly curious and dedicated to details Polished communication skills and experience working cross-functionally Possess the adaptability, resilience and patience to thrive in a dynamic, quick-paced environment Willingness to work outside of business hours as needed Familiarity working with Content Management Systems, G Suite, Plan Day, and Salesforce Discretion and good judgement when dealing with sensitive issues
We look to the Content Strategist to envision how to help people save money and live better, and to bring that vision to life. Content Strategists help transform complex information and tasks into easy-to-use designs for our millions of customers around the world. To do this you’ll use your knowledge of the UX process (research, conceptual design, prototyping, testing) in collaboration with other content strategists, architects, designers, researchers, product managers and engineers. What You’ll Do: Lead in the creation of business and consumer product experiences Work without close supervision but seek out and welcome feedback from senior UX leaders and managers Focus on customer needs and continuously improve content to increase customer comprehension, product adoption and issue resolution Help users figure out what to do next with perceptive decisions about language and wording choices Solve complex problems and work with others with the same passion, to collaborate and merge solutions into a larger structure and create a cohesive design ecosystem What You’ll Need: Ability to write brief, persuasive, on-task text that keeps users engaged and reduces errors and confusion Familiarity with accessibility standards and how to write for screen readers Excellent time management skills and ability to adapt to the ever-changing priorities of the eCommerce business. Work quickly and efficiently while maintaining a high level of attention to detail A constant drive to stay up-to-date with the latest industry news and developments Excellent presentation, communication, and negotiation skills Experience with business requirement gathering, site assessment, competitive analysis, and secondary research Inclusive design philosophy with a strong editorial sense You gather feedback judiciously, but know when to adjust your designs and when to follow your initial vision Bachelor's degree and 5+ years with digital content creation experience Bonus Points: Experience creating content strategy for large customer facing properties
Product Content Marketing Writer
Our client is looking for a Product Content Marketing Writer to join their team, Their mission is to connect online marketplace sellers to buyers through rich targeting at scale, innovative ad experiences, and data science that serves both shoppers and sellers across all devices. They have begun to build out advertising products and solutions that will enable all sellers from large merchants and brand manufacturers to mom-and-pops to redefine how they promote and sell goods more effectively. Their self-service ad tools allow sellers to grow scalable businesses no matter which stage they are in. As a member of the Global Ads Product Strategy team, you will: 1. Help bring the Voice of the Seller into product decisions through qualitative interviews and quantitative studies 2. Represent the Voice of the Product, from internal product briefs and global messaging to assisting with in-market messaging 3. Work with many cross-functional partners, including Product Managers, Product Developers, Sales, Marketing, and Legal Job Description: Our client is looking for a skilled Product Content Writer/Marketer to join our Global Ads Product Strategy team. You will be helping to create a cohesive narrative and a unified voice for all Ads products across multiple touch points and platforms. In collaboration with multiple cross-functional stakeholders, you will create useful and easy-to-understand content that helps our sellers get the most out of their Ads products, tailoring tone to different experiences. This is a unique opportunity to use your writing and content marketing skills to help take their self-serve advertising offerings to the next level. The content you write will be visible across their global sites and will help their sellers understand how they can leverage our innovative solutions to grow their business. This role is for you if you are: a strong, clear writer with excellent grammar and attention to detail, who has an interest in digital technology and product development. You can write in a simple, straightforward and engaging way, keeping the end user in mind. You value consistency and know how to maintain and follow voice, tone and style guidelines. The ability to articulate complex solutions clearly and concisely is also critical to success in this role. Responsibilities: Plan, write, edit, and iterate content for their self-service advertising products, including interface content, FAQs, training guides Create written content that is clear, informative and engaging that adheres to the company voice, style and tone guidelines Collaborate with market research, product marketing, sales, UX design, product management and engineering to make sure that your content accurately reflects overall strategy and serves a global content audience Evaluate content for quality assurance, working with cross-functional stakeholders as needed to update/revise content before releasing to customers Partner with market research and sales to determine customer needs to recommend appropriate content, updates and establish future best practices Create and maintain internal training materials for core Ads products and update as required Ask questions and seek to understand both customer and company rationale in everything we do Who You Are: Native English speaker who is a strong, clear writer with excellent grammar Self-starter who can manage multiple projects in a fast-paced environment, remain focused, and still hit deadlines amidst frequently changing requirements Comfort asking questions and tracking down answers Ability to follow and maintain a style guide Strong attention to detail Strong sense of initiative and follow-through with a proactive and open-minded attitude to resolving problems and delivering results Ability/willingness to learn complex, sometimes technical, concepts quickly Ability to translate complex concepts into simple and intuitive communications and guides Experience working independently in a cross-functional team, including geographically dispersed partners is a bonus Experience in Advertising, B2B, B2C or E-Commerce context is preferred Experience or expertise in digital video pre- and post-production (from concept through to delivery) would be plus Please include a link to samples of your work.
Our client, an advertising agency focused in pharmaceuticals, is looking for a, ACD, Copy to join their team fulltime! Responsibilities: Participating in strategic meetings internally and with client to understand campaign objectives and develop supporting copy and campaign strategy. Partnering with art and editorial teams to all creative output for any given campaign is cohesive and aligns with client/campaign objectives. Writing copy for presentations, labeling initiatives, physician trainings, p2p reviews, video scripts, APP for sales team, Sales aids, emails, etc. Partnering with medical writers/researchers to ensure verification of facts and claims, ensuring proper citation (AMA). Ensuring solid understanding of the target audience, adjusting copy and strategy as needed. Managing multiple copy projects simultaneously, prioritizing based on strict deadlines. Preparing materials for MLR submissions. Requirements: 4+ years of branded pharma copy experience, agency preferred OR significant, applicable experience in Aesthetics / Beauty industry, agency preferred. BA/BS+ in relevant field. Proven ability to take clinical/scientific information and translate it into digestible content for a lay audience. Superior written and verbal communication skills with the ability to receive and assimilate critical feedback, turning feedback into actionable items. Extremely organized and proactive with the ability to collaborate in a fast-paced team environment. Ability to think both creatively and strategically. Previous experience managing copy for an entire brand, highly preferred.
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