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Our client, a leading beauty brand, is seeking a Graphic Designer with packaging experience for a month-long contract with possibility of extension or full-time hire. This would likely begin in mid-December. Responsibilities will include: Supporting the packaging design team by transferring art to dielines for production. Concepting and designing decorations on primary components for permanent products, kits and seasonal programs. Concepting and designing decorations on cartons for permanent products, kits and seasonal programs. Working with the packaging design team to create specification briefs for vendors. Designing packaging for makeup influencer sets when needed.
Social Media Producer
Our client, a leading entertainment company, is seeing a Social Media Producer for a 6-month role that could extend. The Social Media Producer will be responsible for assisting the social media strategy and execution for international territories, starting with Canada and Australia. They will help market the growing slate of original series abroad. The ideal candidate for this position has extensive experience creating social content, writing for social audiences, and establishing a voice for shows on social media. This position reports to the Social Manager. Responsibilities Support the social expansion into International territories. Research the culture of each foreign market to establish best practices for promoting the brand that will resonate with consumers in each country Develop the tone and voice for the brand in international markets. Be the primary liaison with any international partners on the ground in each territory. Execute the social strategy to promote the diverse slate of programming available Internationally including Original Series, Broadcast Programming, and Classic Library Content. Responsible for writing and positioning daily social posts across Facebook, Twitter, Instagram and other channels. Ideate, coordinate, and oversee production of social content plans for new territory launches. Collaborate with other social producers and creative team to adapt existing editorial, graphic design and video assets for use in international markets. Keep a well-documented publishing schedule and calendar. Track performance and results of campaigns and initiatives to ensure social performance and business objectives are being met. Assist with community management across social channels - actively engage and respond to followers and brainstorm ways to encourage social conversation. Stay current with industry trends and the competition. Experiment with emerging platforms, technologies and dynamic activity that impact the social landscape. Required Qualifications: 3+ years’ experience producing custom social content and managing brand social accounts, preferably in entertainment. Willingness to work nights and/or weekends if necessary. Must have an adaptable writing and content style for a range of genres. Experience developing and creating visuals and video optimized for sharing. Deep understanding of publishing on various social platforms and nuances of the end-user experience on each. Keen eye for visual storytelling through photo and video with ability to use photo and video editing tools to self-serve on content for distribution. Must be detail-oriented and a stickler for grammar and consistency in voice. Passionate and knowledgeable about television and pop culture. Great communication skills and ability to articulate concepts. Ability to work against tight deadlines and flexibility to pivot on strategy and execution when necessary. Ability to mine and leverage social and site data to develop content quickly against social trends. Preferred Qualifications: Prior experience marketing entertainment IP to international audiences. Prior experience working for a television network or major studio.
Our client, a Broadcast Network, is seeking a Designer/Production Artist to join the Creative Services team. Responsibilities: Working on a small design team along with collaborating with multiple departments ranging from Special Events, Publicity, Affiliate Marketing, Sales, Sports, Content Partnerships, etc. and at times high level executives. Developing and executing all production-ready graphics, signage, and marketing materials for print and digital delivery, with a focus on print. Work closely with the members of the design and special events team in a fast-paced atmosphere bringing both creative and technical skills. Take conceptual direction from the Art Director and create original graphics for client projects. Take ownership of projects from concept through production ensuring files are print ready - package and preflight files for release to vendors and printers. Support the execution of new creative ideas for marketing campaigns, event collateral, etc. Musts: 5-10 years of experience in an agency setting or in a high-volume organization working in graphic design and production. Expertise in Creative Suite (especially InDesign, Photoshop, Illustrator and Acrobat), Microsoft Office, Keynote and high level of technological literacy on Mac platform. Knowledge of both digital and print production is a must. Experience with After effects and Dreamweaver is a plus. Portfolio showcasing strong print projects. Works well within a team and likes to collaborate excelling in a fast-paced environment and is proactive and self-managing. Ability to switch gears from project to projects, as deadlines shift. Extremely detail and solution oriented with strong listening and communication skills. Professional and comfortable working with high level executives when needed.
Our client, a creative agency focused on non-profits, is seeking a Designer/Animator to join their team. You will report to the Media Director and be responsible for: Working on a non-profit client's social media initiatives creating a series of three short, animated videos that serve to explain the work that they do. Designing and animating in 2D three 1-2 mins long to be distributed digitally as well as live on their website. Working alongside Director to coordinate the recording of the voiceover and audio ensuring design is in line with necessary audio for finalize series. 2-3 rounds of revisions are expected. Musts: 3-5 years experience in 2D design and animation. Portfolio with uplifting designs ranging from typography, infographics for socially conscious projects are ideal. Out of the box thinkers who are able to come up with a high level of concepts for each project. Collaborative contributor who is able to work alongside internal team, and client if needed.
Our client, a premium streaming content provider, is looking for a freelance Assistant Editor to join their team. You will report to the Sr Video Manager within Video Production group. Responsibilities: Bring technical prowess and creative intuition to our internal post-production team TV content promos for all Original series to product related promotional videos for the company. Prepare projects for editors and producers by pulling, transcoding, syncing, and logging existing or original footage, and assembling edits. Media management, asset organization and file delivery. Music edits and searches. Clip and transcode TV and film content. Update existing trailers, promos, and guided tours. Create short bumpers and various minor editing projects. Musts: 4-6 years assistant editing experience and expert in Premiere Pro CC. Bachelor’s degree. Technically proficient in all video codecs and formats and the ability to transcode between them flawlessly. Be familiar with the difference between an “inverse telecine” and an “adaptive de-interlace”. And familiar with the difference between an inter-frame and intra-frame codec. Proficient in Adobe Audition, Pro Tools, After Effects, and Photoshop. Experience working with a variety of camera workflows for post-production including ingest. On-set production experience as an assistant editor or DIT. Expert in organizing, logging, and media-managing multiple projects. Detailed, meticulous, and organized. Passionate storyteller and media creator. Effective communicator. Resourceful and solution-oriented, and an expert troubleshooter.
Creative Technologist/VR Developer
Our client, an Entertainment Content Company, is seeking a Creative Technologist/VR Developer to join their team. You will report to Creative Director and responsible to: Driving innovation that enhances and enlivens the marketing campaigns providing insight to other technical industries offering different perspective into our Creative Technology team. Elevating the design and UX of existing campaigns with a an eye for design and a deep knowledge of the social/digital space. Work to create special AR activations ie AR scavenger hunt as a proof of concept for Upfronts/TCA/Comic-Con crafting thoughtful user experiences. Putting project plans into action, which may include designing AR assets, coding, enhancing the UI and UX for the end user, along with providing support and ongoing maintenance for the client during the project’s life cycle. Working closely with multidisciplinary teams including Art Directors, UX designers, developers, and motion graphics artists. Developing interactive prototypes in order to conceptualize and develop innovative approaches for various marketing initiatives. Overseeing the implementation of ideas to ensure pixel-perfect implementation of designs. Research and develop new ideas using cutting-edge technologies and techniques. Musts: 3-7 years of software creative technology and/or development experience working in creative/R&D/agency environments. BS or MS in Graphic Design/Computer Science/Media Arts is prefered. Strong portfolio demonstrating expertise in multiple design/development disciplines (web, native iOS/MacOS applications, installations, motion graphics, 3D, creative coding). Experience with Adobe Creative Suite, including Motion graphics and 3D software AfterEffects, Maya skills, as well as 3D graphics experience with Unity in C#. Experience with Unity/Unreal and AR/VR development is a plus. Proven experience with native iOS/MacOS development skills (ObjC, Swift, C+ +, etc). Thrives in working on augmented reality concepts and solutions. Excellent organizational, time management and multitasking capabilities. Experience with ARCore and ARKit and 3D model, animation, and asset creation are a plus.
Our client, an entertainment studio, is hiring a Content Strategist for a temporary position. Working in a highly collaborative environment to leverage industry, business, user product, and site research and analytics to guide content decisions on App and Web projects. Develops strategic ideas to inspire, shape, and create cogent and compelling narrative experiences on App and Web. Creates, communicates, and directs the content strategy for a project with an eye toward branding, marketing, business goals, CS best practices, and user’s needs. Help guide the content creation, maintenance, management and governance of content for all assigned projects. Develop and maintain page inventories to document page-level information including URLs, keywords, page titles, copy notes, etc. Develops and maintains filter documentation that include the categories, dimensions and values of content entities, their relationships, and the rules governing filter displays. Collaborate with Copywriters/Editors to ensure the content achieves business goals and supports the user experience. Provides direction to vendors and external consultants in content-related tasks and assignments. Ensures consistency and collaboration between disciplines and strategic continuity across deliverables. Researches and reports on relevant industry trends and best practices to identify opportunities for new or improved content experiences. Musts: Bachelor's degree or equivalent in Information architecture, writing, English. 3-7 years’ experience as a member of a multidisciplinary digital design/development team. Knowledge and background in business/marketing strategy with a demonstrable understanding of marketing, branding, audience analysis, and usability issues. You should be specialized in writing, content layout and storytelling doing writing and content development for marketing and/or branding. Affinity for storytelling and a history of success adapting and applying storytelling skills to digital experiences. Proven ability to balance multiple projects, work with various creative and technical disciplines, and deliver against aggressive deadlines. History of independent thinking, decision-making, and consensus-building. Strong consulting, presentation skills, client service, communication, and team-building skills. Strong analytical, strategic, planning, and organizational skills. Advanced software skills including Microsoft Office (Excel especially), Google Drive, Keynote and JIRA. Diplomacy and grace under pressure. Strategic, user-centric, digital design/development experience with emphasis on travel, consumer, business, and/or commerce projects. Understanding of digital design and technologies and production processes. Knowledge of and familiarity with current and emerging digital technologies and industry trends. Ability to navigate maturely in challenging political environments.
Sr. Marketing Manager
Our client, a frozen yogurt company, is looking for a Sr Marketing Manager who will report to the VP of Marketing and join the team for a full-time position. Responsibilities: Develop and roll out new and updated marketing programs that create significant revenue. Gather best practices from established franchise system, develop programs, test launch and manage program. Support and train franchisees on programs developed. Measure and report performance of marketing campaigns, gain insight and assess against goals. Work collaboratively with Marketing team to drive department’s goals. Requirements: 5-8 years in marketing preferably in-house with a CPG company. Bachelor’s Degree in Marketing or related field; MBA preferred. Self-driven with strong results-orientation. Team player with a can-do attitude. Proven experience with marketing program development, training & support. Excellent written and verbal communication skills. Experience developing programs that drive results and about training and supporting a large group of operators such as franchises is highly desired. Able to work independently and collaboratively in a fast-paced and rapidly changing environment, as well as being able to multitask and manage time efficiently. Candidates who are passionate about marketing, design and branding, optimistic and compassionate will be most successful in this role.
UI / UX Designer
Onward Search is on the hunt for a UI/UX Designer to join the team of one of our financial services clients to work on the UI/UX Design for a suite of products. You will be doing the design and production including wireframes & comps and responsive design for web and mobile applications as well as some print materials. We are seeking UI /UX Designers who meet the following requirements: 5+ years of experience with UI/UX Design, experience with dashboards is a plus. Proficient in Photoshop, InDesign, Illustrator, and InVision. Demonstrate a clean yet versatile style in your portfolio. Must be able to problem-solve using research and UI/UX design.
Our client, an integrated agency, is looking for a Broadcast Producer. You will report to the Head of Editorial and but responsible for: Supporting the team of Producers and Creative Directors ensure all are on track and organized on each project ensuring the Producer/CD prepared and the client happy Support team creating broadcast and theatrical trailers for entertainment clients Be the primary client point person working to bring in new client projects Contributing creatively on Script writing and work with copywriter to manage copywriting needs Overseeing the ADR/VO talent booking, reading talent, billing reads Work with Video Editors and Finishing to ensure projects are aligning with client requests Work on pitch decks as needed for new business Present production budgets and schedules and addresses production related questions for internal and external clients. Musts: 7-10 years experience with preferred trailer agency experience working on editorial broadcast spots Must have client facing and strong current client relationships Able to manage 3-5 projects at one time. Candidates who have experience working with editors and giving notes on music, structure, and pacing and/or strong writing skills will do well in this role Must have exceptional people skills in dealing with demanding people Must be proactive and detail oriented, collaborative and work well under pressure Must be able to identify actionable items in meetings and run with them independently Team player attitude and strong communication skills Ability to perform with minimal supervision Strong organizational skills Must be able to work very long hours under pressure