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Onward Search is partnering with a leading extended warranty service provider in San Francisco to identify a Copywriter/Content Manager to join their marketing team! This person will work hand-in-hand with the Global Creative Director on concepting and defining strategy and executing copy for a hugely diverse range of mediums! You’ll be joining our world-class internal creative team inside a company that’s soaring and revolutionizing a $30b industry with innovation and attention to detail. You’ll have an opportunity to contribute directly to the growth of a profitable, high-growth company. And add some great work to your portfolio. Interested? Let’s chat! We’re looking for someone who can: Be an idea factory Write like nobody’s business in all media (don’t have to have experience in all media, just a desire to learn) Continue to refine and define the brand voice Quickly research and adopt the voices of other well-known retail brands Participate and lead brainstorming sessions Stand up for innovative work Multitask effortlessly, juggling many projects at a time with multiple designers Manage content across different retail partners Think of new and innovative ways to engage our customers Proofread and edit like a champion Be part of a small, fast-paced team who loves what they do Skills & Experience: A portfolio that shows exceptional conceptual and writing talent (doesn’t have to be traditional copywriting—we’re looking for a great writer-writer) Collaborates well in a fast-paced, interdisciplinary environment? 3+ years in-house or agency experience, retail is a plus Does this sound like you? Apply today!
Our client, an AEC company, is seeking a Proposal Strategist to join their team fulltime! Proposal Strategist Responsibilities: Developing proposal plans, drafting storyboards and developing initial proposal management plans in a collaborated effort with Project Managers and SME's. Making adjustments to marketing materials in response to reviews and requests. Conducting a review of go/no-go decisions, proposal kick-off meetings, and the development of graphics and visuals to be used in your proposal (from the marketing/graphics team). Performing post submittal activities. Gathering information to inform the development of project metrics (including safety, budgets, schedules, diversity goals, community inclusion efforts, etc..). Assisting with the closing of project deliverables in tandem with assigned Project Manager. Attending professional associations, conferences, and trade shows as required. Designing/laying out proposals, qualification packages, printed materials, etc.. (primarily technical/production work). Proposal Strategist Qualifications: BA degree in Marketing, Communications or related field. Minimum 4 years in marketing, business development or sales support role within a professional services firm; experience at an AEC firm highly preferred. APMP or equivalent preferred (Association of Proposal Management Professionals). Excellent written and verbal communication skills, experience with technical writing. Proficiency with InDesign strongly preferred. Does this sound like you, apply today!
Social Media Coordinator
Onward Search is seeking a Social Media Specialist to join the team of our nationwide online printer client. You will be responsible for developing and producing compelling stories told through video, editorial, and social platforms that best promote their website. Responsibilities: Create and manage the social calendar and handle daily publishing across all platforms (i.e. Facebook, Twitter, Instagram, LinkedIn, YouTube, etc.) Respond to and communicate with followers and come up with new ways to increase social engagement Develop organic & paid social media strategies and execute paid social media campaigns & initiatives supporting customer growth and ultimately increasing conversion Monthly reporting on KPIs, making recommendations including ways to increase order volume, audience growth, and engagement Create posts & content strategies (video, text, & images) for implementation on multiple social platforms Collaborate with creative and marketing teams to plan social activation Requirements: 3-4 years of recent experience in social media, including paid social Experience building social media assets and digital content like gifs, images, videos, and polls Understanding of Paid, Earned, and Owned strategies and how they work together Prior experience managing a $10K+/month budget of paid social campaigns Must have experience with Facebook ads Good understanding of native and outside analytics (Google Analytics, Facebook, Twitter, etc.) Experience with Buffer and/or Hootsuite (or similar tool) Strong writing and grammar skills Basic photo and video editing skills are a plus Does this sound like you, apply today!
Our well known financial client is looking to hire a talented Copywriter who can conceptualize, write, and deliver messages in a clear, concise manner to join them onsite for a 3-month contract role! As a copywriter, you will assist the Senior Copywriter in writing compelling copy for email (product UX, advertising, and customer communications). Copywriters will be expected to: • Write and edit copy for varying mediums, including but not limited to: e-mail, in-product UX, landing pages, mobile apps, SMS and push notifications, and scripts. • Assist the Sr. Copywriter in constructing consistent messaging across various customer touchpoints. • Implement an understanding of how copy plays with design and UX. • Multi-task seamlessly between multiple projects. • Collaborate with Creative and the Content Team to ensure that messaging is on-brand and consistent. • Work, both independently or with teams, to deliver copy that meets stakeholders’ needs. • Be able to pivot between medium, long, and short form. • Exercise your passion for “writing to sell.” • Iterate on copy based on its performance. Copywriter Requirements: • 2-4 years of experience writing and editing copy. • Experience specifically writing email copy is required. • Experience in e-commerce, SaaS, and/or financial sectors preferred. • Bachelor’s degree in English, Communications, or related field. • A conceptual thinker who loves to be a part of a team and collaborate. Does this sound like you, apply today!
Creative Copywriter! We need a strong copy talent with experience writing compelling copy for Membership & Loyalty programs. This person will work on the concept development, execution & evolution of creative copy for marketing communications across print, broadcast, digital and social channels. We need a creative talent who understands branding, knows how to drive web traffic, and will be a great fit on our fantastic team. The Role: Conceptualizes and develops creative for a full range of media with a focus on brand voice, tone, and promotional value; Collaborates with Designers and Marketers to determine the creative direction and strategy of assignments. Responsible for maintaining brand vision and voice across copy and script Ensures copy is on-brand and communicates the intended strategy and focus. Works with Designers, Studio, Proofreaders, Legal, Brand Managers, and other business partners and vendors to ensure the strategy is met and accuracy is maintained. Develops and maintains a strong working relationship with all Marketing team members, including Brand Managers, Traffic, Studio, Membership Acquisition, Community Relations, Public Relations, and E-commerce as well as business partners within other departments. PLEASE APPLY TODAY TO LEARN MORE ABOUT THIS AMAZING OPPORTUNITY!!!
Social Media Manager
Our client, an entertainment studio, is seeking a Social Media Manager to join their team. Responsibilities: The ongoing operational management & strategic development for a gaming company. Help develop the strategy, & tactical implementation to help deliver the consumer voice and brand opportunities for the company on Facebook, Twitter, Instagram, & YouTube. Outline the strategic planning for our Social Media presence and plan the tactical execution of programs in close partnerships with our Editorial, Integrated Marketing, Partnerships, & Video Team. Focus on optimizing our content and building community across social media, as well as developing metric-based targets will be a continual focus and an integral element of the overall strategy and execution planning. Execute and own the Social Media Marketing & Community strategy for the company Build, execute and maintain consumer messaging and engagement strategies on key platforms to build awareness and drive traffic for the company Build & execute an Influencer marketing strategy to support evergreen campaigns Manage Facebook account with over 4 million fans Create and publish content on channels to support and engage the community Analyze all social media data and adjust content to ensure maximum engagement. If the content is not performing well, craft strategy to garner the highest engagement possible Strategize and create evergreen content, tap into culturally relevant moments for our brand Be the voice of the Community to the Editorial Team. Build and foster a social community by being proactive rather than reactive. Analyze key community engagement performance metrics (e.g. reach, engagement and sentiment). Take a solutions-based approach to monthly metrics in order to exceed company goals Identify and engage advocates such as highly engaged gamers to extend and increase brand awareness Stay up-to-date on new social media tools, best practices and how other organizations and companies are using them so that we can continue to be an early adopter of these technologies. Seek out new opportunities for growth (Social Media, Digital Marketing Summits) to learn from your peer group Manage a team of Social Media Producers Musts: Bachelor’s degree in marketing, communications, journalism, English or similar 4-6 years’ experience producing custom social content and managing brand social accounts, preferably in entertainment. Independent creation and successful execution of community-focused marketing campaigns with one or more specific business goals (growth, advocacy, engagement, retention, revenue) Deep understanding of publishing on various social platforms and nuances of the end-user experience Proficient in content management systems and project management systems Flexibility and the ability to work in a fast-paced environment Effective time and project management skills Experience with CRM tools (Sprinklr, Sociaflow, Adobe) Must have an adaptable writing and content style for a range of genres, be detail-oriented and a stickler for grammar and consistency invoice Experience developing and optimizing visuals and video for social and the ability to use photo and video editing tools to self-serve on content for distribution Ability to work against tight deadlines and flexibility to pivot on strategy and execution when necessary Ability to analyze and leverage social data to develop content quickly to capitalize on social trends Willingness to work nights and/or weekends if necessary A keen eye for visual storytelling through photo and video is a plus Passionate and knowledgeable about television and pop culture is a plus Must have an understanding of the broader picture of social as it relates to the TV landscape Does this sound like you, apply today!
Onward Search has a client that is looking for an Editorial Manager. The ideal candidate should provide expertise in Site Merchandising to apply to the development, implementation, and improvement of action plans. Other duties include: collaborating with Business Vertical and Creative teams on messaging hierarchy and wire-framing to bring these new experiences to life; curating content and product for solutions pages; arranging strategic content partnerships to strengthen authority; and evaluating metrics, marketing insights and performance. In addition to developing new shopping experiences for assigned categories, this role will be responsible for the day-to-day management of Registry, Shopping Lists and the Gifting experience. As the key business stakeholder, this role will work alongside Creative, Product, Engineering and Digital Store Operations to ensure the ongoing development of new functionalities and requirements are achieved. Essential Functions • Manages the roadmap and day-to-day operations of the Registry and Lists, working collaboratively with partners to evaluate performance and make informed recommendations to the business goals of these services. • Manages the execution of innovative online content/commerce experiences to communicate, engage, interact and, ultimately, to drive sales • Partners with senior management to continually manage and refine the editorial point-of-view for digital store pages, marketing campaigns and new shopping experiences. • Manages cross-functional stakeholder communications related to ecommerce experiences, to ensure initiatives are aligned with overall company calendars and strategies. . • Promotes the continuous improvement of content/commerce integrations and executions. • Advocates and creates business cases for the development of new interactive tools and other integrated content/commerce experiences in partnership with the Creative Director • Collaborates with Partnership Marketing to monetize experiences by recommending and executing native solutions for supplier sponsorship campaigns and branded experiences. Competencies • Customer-focused. Reviews customer-focused data and adjusts performance to address findings. Promotes and supports associate efforts to exceed customer expectations. • Able to make informed judgments. Identifies, reviews and applies policies and procedures utilizing data, A/B testing and expertise to set priorities and develop solutions that address problems. • Plans and pursues team-based development. Coordinates and aligns planning with organizational initiatives and direction. Adjusts work plans and schedules as needed to achieve team objectives. • Increases associate commitment and engagement. Promotes ideas and links them to business needs and benefits. Builds trusting, cooperative relationships and alliances within and outside of the organization. • Manages ethics and compliance. Ensures associates demonstrate the highest standards of integrity and ethics in the workplace. Enforces compliance and administers appropriate organizational change initiatives. • Demonstrates creativity and strength in the face of change. Adapts to competing demands and shifting priorities. Updates knowledge and skills to handle new complexities, challenges and responsibilities and helps associates develop capabilities to implement changing initiatives. • Supervises associates. Provides specific, honest, accurate and timely feedback on associate performance. Assigns tasks to associates that fit their skill levels and maximizes team performance. Uses people processes (performance management tool, etc.) to ensure effective associate performance. Recruits and hires associates needed to meet business requirements. Preferred Qualifications • Bachelor's degree or relevant equivalent merchandising/e-commerce experience • 2-3 years experience managing large editorial content or ecommerce campaigns in an online creative or related digital field. • 2+ years of working in/with Site Merchandising team 4+ years of experience in Project Management in an agile environment Strong interpersonal and customer service skills Strong verbal and written communications skills Experience in Retail, Web and/or ecommerce a strong plus Apply now if interested!
Our client, a Social Media Company, is seeking a freelance Story Editor to join their team. Responsibilities: Crafting Stories that show users news and events happening around them Collaborate with editors and producers to help users to learn more about their world every single day. Search social media platform submissions for fun, unusual, or fascinating content Edit and publish content on social media platform Review and moderate submitted content according to guidelines Provide ongoing feedback to the Engineering and Research teams Musts: BA or BS degree in relevant field 1+ years experience with video editing and/or crafting editorial content Have a flexible schedule and the ability to work during nights and weekends, as needed Great research and organizational skills Excellent verbal and written communication skills, and a sharp attention to detail Strong eye for proofreading, spelling, and grammar Up-to-date on pop culture, trends, and current events Passion for creativity Interested? Please apply today!
Contract Brand Writer
Our client in Rhode Island, a leader in their space, is looking to hire a Brand Writer for a 12 week contracted position to work on a high profile entertainment brand! What will you be doing: Product naming Conducting creative and competitive research Defining character content Participating in creative brainstorming sessions Proofreading Reviewing art files Incorporating SEO keywords into copy Are you qualified: 1+ years in copy related role Bachelors degree SEO knowledge eCommerce experience is a plus! Apply today to learn more about this exciting opportunity!
Our client in Rhode Island, a leader in their space, is looking to hire a Brand Writer to work on a high profile entertainment brand! What will you be doing: Product naming Conducting creative and competitive research Defining character content Participating in creative brainstorming sessions Proofreading Reviewing art files Incorporating SEO keywords into copy Are you qualified: 1-3+ years in copy related role Bachelors degree SEO knowledge eCommerce experience is a plus! Apply today to learn more about this exciting opportunity!
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