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Content Producer - Social/Design
Our client, a design studio, is seeking a Digital Content Producer to join the team. Responsibilities: Create, edit, and publish public-facing media deliverables in accordance with the brand's editorial calendar Working with or creating a wide range and quality of copy and static imagery, light video - from a collection of photography to short video clips - and turning them content assets built for individual platforms and audiences Collaborating with our creative and strategy teams to create and manipulate video, a plethora of photography, social copy, gifs, short clips, streaming stories etc. Reformatting and versioning assets for social as needed per platform, QC'ing and publishing content to each platform Working with teammates to service rapid turnaround times, capture trending moments, deliver and receive feedback, all while keeping a clear, enthusiastic and proactive attitude towards content creation Understanding the project's key strategic insights, and effectively apply them to the content creation Musts: 2-4 years experience in social media content creation with social media publishing experience Experience with designing all things digital and social across formats and platforms Shows a demonstrable passion, curiosity and experience in making creative content on social media platforms - Instagram visuals, Youtube edits, Tweets, Facebook posts, TikTok videos, etc Proficiency with Adobe Creative Cloud applications Maintain proper visual aesthetic as pertaining to colors, textures, treatments, fonts, and design elements as they pertain to brand guidelines A strong aesthetic sense, excellent attention to detail Ability to carry out a concept from start to completion independently and with partners Strong conceptual and brainstorming skills Ability to follow direction, and give and take constructive criticism Self-motivated with a positive attitude and strong communication skills Eye for innovation – identifying emerging platforms and trends in the digital space Understanding of popular culture and internet based trends Experience seeing work all the way through to completion Strong time management skills and can manage multiple projects and tasks at once Creating emotional, impactful, objective oriented content for our brand clients
Bilingual Copywriter (US Hispanic Experience)
Our client, a boutique advertising agency, is seeking a Mid to Senior Level Copywriter with US Hispanic advertising experience for an on-going freelance assignment. This position begins immediately. You must have your own computer. What you'll be doing: Working with a design partner to bring to life content ideas for digital and social media Lead the conceptual development of campaign ideas Own every element of the copy experience from concept through to hands on copy tasks Present your copy work both internally and to clients, standing by your work and defending your strategy Partner with the team for the production of all creative work, traveling as needed on shoots, to client meetings, etc. Leverage your knowledge and experience with the US Hispanic market to mine insights and develop recommendations for creative development Other tasks may apply About you: 6+ years of copy experience at an Advertising agency US Hispanic Advertising experience Bilingual in writing and speaking Must be interested in both high-level concept writing as well as the hands-on writing Experience executing content development across digital and social media Experience with creative development for existing products, product launches and new business You bring a well-thought out, sharp perspective to your work Up to date portfolio with recent copy examples Confident with speaking internally and with clients to defend and sell creative ideas, and can push back if needed You must have your own computer for this role
Editor (Food space)
Our client, a leading tech company in the food space, is looking for an Editor to join their team. This is a permanent position that begins as soon as possible. The team is currently remote, returning to in-person work in NYC Q4 2020 when safe to do so. What you'll be doing: You'll be reviewing, editing, proofreading and leading quality control of 20-30 assets per week, driving consistency in language and visual identity across all Lend your editing/proofreading expertise to the team at multiple stages throughout the creative process including initial idea conception through production Track and record edits to ensure no changes are missed Lead the correction of all grammatical faults, misspelled words and help with design errors Maintain the brand voice and ensure its consistency throughout all assets being developed Act as quality control to ensure that all images being used are consistent with the language that is on all assets Partner with designers to fix inconsistencies and ensure changes are made Other tasks may apply About you: 3-5 years of professional Proofreading experience Expertise in one or more Proofreading styles (e.g. Chicago or AP) Experience and passion for the tech and food spaces is a huge plus Proficiency with Google Docs and Google Sheets Experience with DocsFlow and InDesign is a bonus You are a multitasker who can handle last-minute changes with grace, and you can roll with it when projects get cancelled at a moments notice You are highly organized and have are hyper detail-oriented. Nothing gets by your keen eye!
Our client, a financial services company, is looking for a Content Writer for a permanent position. As a Content Writer, you will oversee projects that require research into financial topics and translate them into impactful copywriting and editing. This role is important in shaping their brand, voice and value for prospective clients. This person will be joining the Content team and you will report to a Team Leader and see the direct impact you are making on the firm day in and day out. Responsibilities: Manage marketing brochure creation process from ideation to delivery and localization Collaborate with vendors to draft SEO web copy from scratch Research financial topics using online and firm resources Produce engaging content within brand voice standards Ensure clarity, grammar, spelling and consistency while following SEO standards Work with creative team to turn copy into media - e.g. video, infographics, animations Experience: 3+ years of proven experience writing marketing copy Experience working in financial services in any capacity Understanding/strong interest in capital markets concepts
Onward Search has a client that is looking for an Editorial Manager. The Editorial Manager is a critical leader in shaping the creative vision and strategy for our customers’ site experience for a department. This person will manage everything from the editorial calendar and content strategy, to photography curation and creative asset planning, trend forecasting, and user generated content for a particular department. Ideal Candidate: A natural storyteller and love telling stories that bring products to life, helping consumers reimagine merchandise beyond a single product page Trend obsessed and have a strong aesthetic eye, and can combine competitive analyses, content, merchandise, and presentation to create a site experience that feels unique and inspirational You understand how customers shop online and design shopping experiences that drive customer engagement, trust and purchases You’re a thoughtful leader who can communicate effectively with both technical and non-technical individuals, enabling you to earn trust at all levels You can combine data, customer insights and creative intuition to optimize editorial content, deliver on business goals and create a best in-class customer shopping experience You have an incredible focus on operational excellence and getting the fundamentals right and can identify opportunities for efficiency and improvement You’ll identify key trends and define the department’s story-telling roadmap Leveraging data to optimize the content strategy– You’ll leverage data, reporting and analytical insights to set goals, measure success and continually refine our content mix and strategy
Copywriter - Email/CRM
Our Ad Agency client is looking for a Copywriter - CRM/Email to join the team immediately. Copywriter - Email/CRM Responsibilities: Write marketing copy for email and CRM to engage existing consumers / customer loyalty Partner with Art Director to create content, hone strategy and messaging Contribute to the overall effectiveness of team by adding new ideas Copywriter - Email/CRM Requirements: 1-3 years of relevant experience with a strong focus on writing for CRM and Email Portfolio showing marketing executions with a focus on CRM and email to increase consumer brand loyalty Mastery of standard English spelling, grammar, and style Experience working in a fast-paced deadline-driven environment
Our client, a social media company, is seeking a Community Curator to join the Community Management team. Responsibilities: Review and assess user generated content in Spanish, Portuguese or Hindi/Punjabi Search and review user content submissions to find and select highly-engaging content Assess content against best practices and content guidelines Musts: 1+ year experience creating or curating content for mass audiences A keen eye for detail Understanding and passion for cultural trends Someone who has a flexible schedule and the ability to work nights and weekends, as needed A highly motivated team player Great research and organizational skills Excellent verbal and written communication skills Strong eye for proofreading, spelling, and grammar Beyond English, candidates must also be fluent in Spanish, Portuguese or Hindi/Punjabi A passion for Social Media and creativity!
Onward Search is looking for a Copywriter to lend his or her talents to our client in the Financial space. You'll need the ability to write copy in long and short form while adhering to our friendly, helpful and approachable brand voice. Assignments will run the gamut from social and digital ads to website copy to emails and direct mail. Ideally, you will have experience in both traditional and digital. RESPONSIBILTIES: Create copy solutions that reinforce and elevate our brand Work from agreed upon creative briefs with designers and project teams to develop and execute concepts for major financial products and marketing initiatives Develop impactful messages that can be campaigned across a variety of media REQUIRED SKILLS/EXPERIENCE: 4 or more years of professional experience in a marketing and/or agency environment Solid copywriting online portfolio or PDF Understanding of best practices when writing for email, social and digital Strong strategic thinking, business partnering and presentation skills Excellent written and verbal communication skills
Copy Supervisor / ACD
Our client, an independent Pharma focused advertising agency, is looking for a Copy Supervisor or ACD of Copy with strong HCP experience to join their team. This role begins remotely, immediately. Candidates must be local to NYC. What you'll be doing: Act as the key point of contact for the Account Management and Strategy teams in defining and executing creative strategy for clients Support the Creative Director in client work, team management, staffing and team allocation Manuscript creation and copywriting for a range of integrated creative advertising for a range of pharma brands Copy review and editing based on necessary language edits for client and regulatory approval Annotating of creative work to go through regulatory approval Concepting new campaign and executional ideas for a range of new business and current client programs Provide guidance on creative choices by leveraging your years of experience in the copy field Other tasks may apply About you: Oncology writing experience in an Advertising agency environment 8+ years of Copywriting experience at a Pharma advertising agency Medical education, HCP and high science brands experience Comprehensive and updated portfolio of your creative work Ability to have a diverse and unique voice that targets different audiences and mediums Exceptional presentation skills Experience executing creative for 360 touchpoints Ability to have a diverse and unique voice that targets different audiences and mediums Willing to work with a lean, yet growing team, and contribute as needed
Technical Writer III
Our client, a top finance company, is looking for a Technical Writer for an 8 month contract. JOB DESCRIPTION: This position leads all aspects of technical writing for Exactuals PaymentHub and related software and Web products. In addition to being a clear and engaging writer, a successful candidate will be analytical, customer-focused, and detail-oriented. This individual will work with cross-functional teams to produce high-quality documentation that contributes to the overall success of Exactuals PaymentHub and related products. This individual will also be charged with enhancing existing technical writing and communication processes. JOB RESPONSIBILITIES: Fully understand functionalities, benefits, and usage of Exactuals PaymentHub and related products Participate in project and skill group meetings to ensure that documentation is an integral part of product development, delivery and launch processes Collaborate with Product, Marketing, Customer Success, and Engineering to produce public-facing documentation including user guides, integration guides, functional specifications, case studies, technical white papers, release notes, FAQs, etc. Collaborate with Product, Customer Success, and Engineering to produce internal documentation Provide estimates for timelines of documentation deliverables Present or communicate deliverables to a stakeholder audience such as a Product Manager, Customer Success Manager, Engineering Lead, or Client Create, evangelize, and oversee technical writing and communication processes Take charge of, consolidate, and build on existing documentation repository Support other departments with technical writing and communication expertise SKILLS + EXPERIENCE: Bachelor’s degree Ability to write with cogency and style Minimum of 5 years of experience in writing technical materials Minimum of 2 years of experience in writing technical materials for software, Web, and/or computer technologies Ability to document product functionality clearly for external and internal audiences Ability to create user guides, case studies, technical white papers, release notes, and internal documentation Ability to create and evangelize technical writing and communication processes Comfortable taking initiative and working with people of all technical levels in a team environment Experience working with cross-disciplinary teams across the organization including engineering, IT, customer support, marketing, etc. Mastery of documentation source version control Familiarity with the following tools: Microsoft Office suite (Word, Excel, PowerPoint, SharePoint, and Visio), Atlassian Jira, Atlassian Confluence, Adobe Photoshop, Adobe Acrobat, GitHub Experience with SaaS and/or banking technologies (preferred) ADDITIONAL REQUIREMENTS: Willingness to travel up to 10%
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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