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Hardlines Asset Coordinator
Our client, a major entertainment studio, is seeking an Asset Coordinator join the Hardlines Product Development team. Responsibilities: Responsible for managing the Media content of all assets mainly for the PD team including Hardlines and Softlines. May assist broader teams such as Licensing, Franchise as well as Creative Group if necessary. Request all types of file materials such as loglines, scripts, content calendars, content bibles, preliminary sketches, final CG arts, turnarounds, color callouts, branding logos, final frames, audio files, clips, and 3D/Maya files to TV Channel for product development. Route requested assets through the asset clearance/approval process and get ready the asset materials for use as reference or on actual product. Accountable for distributing highly confidential assets and artworks to internal/external groups through the asset distribution process within deadlines. Attend all meetings related to the asset follow-ups and manage the Asset Development Tracker with TV Channel. Monitor any potential asset development delays and alert to TV Channel and internal teams. Organize all old and latest assets and archive ongoing digital assets to build the accessible PD asset library to all asset users. Requirements: 1-2 years of experience in the licensed product development field and/or content development; or equivalent combination of education and experience. Intermediate computer skill is required, Word, Excel, PowerPoint, and Keynotes. Basic design program skillset is a plus, Adobe Illustrator, Photoshop, and Acrobat Pro. Possess complete knowledge of product development process or content development. Must be able to simultaneously handle multiple projects in a fast-paced environment. Temperament to work under tight deadlines and to work as part of a team is essential. Must have strong time management skills, resourceful, and proactive. Strong communication skills and attention to detail. Does this sound like you? Apply today!
Proofreader / QA Specialist
Onward Search is seeking a Proofreader for our 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 theContent 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 oriented Requirements: 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!
Sr. Graphic Designer (Presentations)
Our client, a top financial company located in Downtown LA is looking to hire a Senior Graphic Designer for a 12-month assignment. This person will be responsible for creating new designs of book layouts in Powerpoint as well as using existing templates. Knowledge of automation systems is preferred as their automation team uses a vendor that loads the Powerpoint into the system for printing. Chart and graph experience is a MUST! RESPONSIBILITIES, SKILLS, AND EXPERIENCE: Leads design process to create print materials and presentations based on established templates and/or brand guidelines. Reviews statistical information and content to determine how to visually portray data that support key concepts and enhances reader understanding Updates existing materials and presentations with new content and data Researches and selects appropriate stock photography; retouches photos as needed Designs and modifies icons to support content and infographics Prepares and packages files for print vendors Prepares charts, infographics, banners, and other assets for use on the web Assists with graphic production and other tasks as needed Assists other designers and graphic productions artists as needed Works within established brand guidelines Strong detail orientation and accuracy Requires at least 7+ years of relatable experience Requires experience with both Mac and PC platforms Demonstrates a software proficiency in InDesign (advanced), Microsoft PowerPoint 2010 (advanced), Microsoft Excel (intermediate, primarily charting), Illustrator (advanced; charting, infographics, and icons), and Photoshop (intermediate; photo retouching and manipulation). Familiarity with Keynote, Prezi, Sketch and Zeplin highly desirable. Sound like you, apply now for more info!
Onward Search is seeking a Proofreader for our 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 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 oriented REQUIREMENTS: 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 your skill set and experience? Apply today!
Creative Director of Social Media
Onward Search is seeking a Creative Director to help a digital agency with a ~2 week project, with the potential for ongoing freelance work. You will be working on a trendy restaurant chain client and will be concepting big-picture ideas for creative campaigns that will help them stand out on social media. The campaigns will be heavily rooted in social but could include additional things like in-store signage, email blasts, etc. Requirements: 5-10 years of experience in design and creative concepting Strong foundation in social media, understanding how to create engaging & unique campaigns and what the rough timelines look like Must be knowledgeable and fluent in current trends, both culturally and relating to social media Experience in the restaurant/food space is ideal but not required Does this sound like you? Apply today!
Onward Search is on the hunt for a UX Researcher to join the team of a fast-growing entertainment tech company for a six month assignment. You will report to the Head of User Research and will provide support on analysis of data from a variety of studies including usability tests, semi-structured interviews, diary studies, contextual inquiries, surveys, etc. Responsibilities: Collaborate with their recruitment vendor to screen, schedule, and coordinate research participants from the beginning to end of all studies Observe and take notes during usability sessions and interviews Oversee the Observer Room during research sessions and compile observer notes & summaries Review interview transcripts, develop a coding system, and code the text Identify and edit compelling video clips from research sessions using tools such as Camtasia Synthesize research findings into a clear and engaging narrative using video footage, key quotes, and other items to build audience empathy Support with study design, discussion guide creation, and moderation Requirements: Qualitative user researcher with 3-7 years of experience with end-to-end research BA/BS degree in Anthropology, Human Factors, Psychology, HCI/Computer Science, a related field, or equivalent experience Experience with live and remote usability studies, semi-structured interviews, diary studies, contextual inquiries, and surveys Ability to translate user research findings into product design recommendations Knowledge of both the strengths and weaknesses of different research methods Strong communication and writing skills: can ideate with a group, clearly articulate ideas, and extract feedback Experience in mobile and/or streaming apps is a huge bonus Does this sound like you? Apply today!
Digital Marketing Director
Our high-end retail client is seeking a Digital Marketing Director to lead the strategy and planning of daily digital requirements/needs as well as bringing the omnichannel approach to the digital presence of the company. Oversee an existing team of digital marketers who manage lead gen, demand creation, acquisition, and engagement that drive sales. This role requires an excellent track record of creating successful campaigns that generate leads and nurture existing customer's needs through the decision process. High-end means a longer journey to close sales, so someone with experience with high-end retail/e-commerce needed. The role works with communications, marketing, PR, social teams to create programs that expand relationships with customers. SKILLS & REQUIREMENTS: Digital marketing (omnichannel) e-commerce experience Experience leading teams and working cross-functionally with other teams/departments, including product, operations of stores, finance, and more. Able to manage & oversee strategy, planning, design and execution with external media, web development, SEO agencies Uncover opportunities to grow existing channels & find new ones that drive growth. Responsible for hiring, training and managing team members Create strategic initiatives by staying in the know of new emerging technology and presenting to the executive decision-makers. Embrace company brand, strategy, culture lead daily implementation that follows the strategic planning for all digital marketing, across all channels, regions, and devices. Work with marketing to contribute to the promotional calendar so that digital is on track with in-store, events, and other traditional media. Take part in setting KPI's, marketing plans, schedules/timelines, spend, etc Responsible for on-going integration of digital marketing process required to hit traffic and sales goals Oversee the combination of earned, owned, and paid channels along with the customer journey and overall satisfaction Research overall customer behavior in order to forecast and identify recommendations Oversee analysis of new partnerships, channels, sponsorships and more Leverage dashboard reporting to inform marketing efforts Oversee analytics, SEO/SEM, digital advertising, email marketing ensuring all are consistent with execution and message strategy Improve efficiencies, build community and pursue LTV opportunities to upsell, cross-sell Manage web manager and UX/UI designers, confirming updates are executed on time and budget and that look and feel are on point with the brand Oversee daily operations of site including cart and checkout functionality, and order fulfillment flows properly Manage online revenue and conversion metrics Report weekly, monthly, quarterly and yearly Solid understanding of multi-channel best practices Oversee SEO agency that supports client, making sure they are following best practices and are reporting as needed Utilize Google Analytics, Google Search Console, Salesforce, Pardot, and social listening Develop surveys for customers and report on findings Responsible for content by working with the brand and creative marketing teams Responsible for project managing between departments to make sure projects are getting completed Utilize the social media team to ensure digital and social media are aligned Oversee email marketer to ensure work is nurturing communications and email list is growing Create email campaigns and one to one marketing opportunities Oversee the loyalty program Capture CRM insights and share findings Responsible for overseeing budget Welcomes company culture and values, enforcing accountability with team EXPERIENCE AND QUALIFICATIONS: 10+ years as a digital brand builder for a multi-channel retailer and leading a Digital Marketing team on strategy, execution, and analytics Excellent collaborator, driver of innovation A proven track record for managing market-centric online businesses that meet financial and business goals Excellent communication skills Strategic thought partner High energy, proactive, responsive attitude encouraged Does this sound like you, apply now to learn more!
QA Engineer - Manual Focus
Our client, a social media content company, is on the hunt for a QA Engineer to join their team. Responsibilities: Help create and maintain great experiences for millions of users around the world Work under minimal supervision, execute test procedures and collaborate closely with Developers, Customer Support, and other members of the QA team. Plan and execute app performance, usability, and hardware/software compatibility testing Drive bug prioritization and work cross-functionally with Engineering and Design Drive bug prioritization and work cross-functionally with Engineering and Design Participate in release processes for the entire company Assist in mobile client (iOS/Android) automation of test cases Host and manage internal company test sessions and dogfooding Apply now! Musts: Experience working in a distributed product-team environment, mobile experience is a must A solid understanding of software product lifecycles Ability to isolate defects effectively, as well as provide specific conditions for reproducibility Someone who can work with stakeholders to develop appropriate testing methodologies Hands-on experience testing mobile (iOS or Android) and web applications Passion for mobile, especially applications on phones and tablets Experience with agile test tools and methodologies
Sr. Video Editor - Relo Opportunity
Our client, an entertainment network, is seeking a Sr Sports Video Editor to join their team. You will report to the Creative Director and be responsible for: Create content for a range of initiatives including high profile or tent pole promotions, marketing and programming across the diverse set of Sports content Collaborate with fellow craftspeople and the network partners throughout the entire project life cycle from idealization to production to final delivery Understand and execute intricate deliverables Musts: 5-7 Years of experiences editing high profile/tentpole projects for sports such as NFL, The Masters, NCAA Final Four, March Madness, MLB, etc. Advanced Adobe Creative Suite skills A killer reel with executed high-end sports promos and trailers Notable experience in a fast-paced post-production environment, agency background preferred Knowledge of social media platforms such as Twitter, YouTube, Facebook & Instagram Ability to perform under tight deadlines Familiarity with file management Highly developed interpersonal skills and time management skills Must be self-motivated and willing to take initiative Flexibility to work varying shifts as needed Apply now!