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2D Motion Designer/ Video Editor - Social Content Production
Our client, a creative and design agency specializing in entertainment marketing advertising campaigns, key art development, video shoots and campaign production is seeking a 2D Motion Designer/ Video Editor to join the Social Content/Production team. Responsibilities: Work with client-provided direction and assets to create short duration 5-30 second ads for mobile video platforms When necessary, source or create additional assets to augment client files, including graphics, illustrations, photography, music, VO, etc. Work with client and in-house creative team to develop long form videos and sizzle reels which may include art direction, shoot direction, video editing, sound design and motion graphics Musts: 3-5 years experience in ad creation and production, at an advertising agency or in-house entertainment company with a Portfolio with short form video ad creation Strong After Effects and Adobe Premiere skills Comfortable concepting with raw assets and working hands-on to final file creation Strong eye for design and typography and able to work comfortably in Photoshop and Illustrator Familiar and comfortable working in a fast-paced production environment Collaborative team player and a strong communicator
Digital App Review Associate
Our client, a Social Media Company, is seeking a freelance Community Geofilter Review Associate to join the Creative Tools Review team. Responsibilities: Publish and process Community Geofilter submissions from customers as well as help create & revise geofence map data Collaborate with the Creative Tools and Operations teams to help flight new and exciting Filters that help customers share their story and learn more about the world around them Accurately edit and publish Community Geofilter designs created by users Revise & create new geofence map data for Geofilters (digitization) Work across several tools to ensure the speedy and accurate activation of Filters Provide timely email support via a support ticketing system such as Zendesk Musts: 1+ years experience working in a customer-facing operations or support role Experience working with Google Maps Able to work weekends and evenings Highly detailed oriented Excellent verbal and written communication skills Highly attentive to detail, with proven ability to accurately analyze visual art files and tool settingsStrong organizational skills Experience creating custom map and geofence files Ability to prioritize tasks and work independently with minimal oversight A passion for creativity and enhancing the customer experience Fluent in two or more languages (Arabic preferred)
Social Media Coordinator
Our client, an entertainment company, is seeking a Social Media Coordinator to join the digital team. Responsibilities: Coordinating the production of video and design materials, optimizing assets on third-party GIF platforms, and providing general support to the Social Marketing team. Partner with members of the Social Marketing team and our agencies to understand their asset development needs, including promos, highlight clips, themed edits, original shoots, closed captioning, designed materials, and GIFs for organic efforts and paid media. Submit tickets for the production and delivery of marketing materials to internal creative departments via multiple project management systems. Liaise with creative departments. Track progress, monitor due dates, and facilitate feedback as materials are produced, then coordinate delivery to internal and external teams. Submit video publishing tickets and coordinate with Video Operations team to ensure videos are scheduled as requested. Track and validate video expiration dates. Upload GIFs to third-party platforms, and write associated metadata. Support the team with other marketing initiatives. Musts: Bachelor’s Degree. 1-2 years experience showing excellent application skills; Microsoft Outlook, Word, PowerPoint and Excel. 1-year experience in a role exhibiting excellent written and oral communications, effective interpersonal skills. 1-year experience in the technology or media industry. 1-year experience working with metadata creation and manipulation. 1-year experience working with project management software (e.g. JIRA) Familiarity with digital landscape. Ideal candidate has a strong desire to learn, take on new technologies and challenges. Strong multi-tasking and time management skills to successfully meet tight deadlines. Experience troubleshooting. Experience interacting with multiple stakeholders. Highly developed communication skills — both verbal and written. Ability to work with others, in-person or via telecommunication. Detail-oriented, clear thinking and adept at multi-tasking. Passion for Social Marketing. Does this sound like you? Apply today!
Senior UX Designer
Our client, a top entertainment company located in the SOUTH BAY is looking to hire a SENIOR UX DESIGNER for a long term to potential fulltime opportunity. This person will be responsible for overseeing user experience and design aspects of their entertainment products. They are responsible for steering a project from planning to implementation, working alongside stakeholders including product & engineering to ensure the absolute best quality product reaches their users. RESPONSIBILITIES, SKILLS AND EXPERIENCE: Utilize user-centered design methodologies to design intuitive and desirable products that incorporates business requirements, customer research findings and user behavior metrics. Successfully juggle multiple projects spanning in scale and complexity with hands on experience throughout the process, from user research to implementation with little guidance from supervisors. Proficiently produce & deliver comprehensive use cases, wireframes, user flows, prototypes and design specifications. Present & iterate design solutions in daily partnership with UI, Motion and Copy, give thoughtful consideration to feedback, incorporating your learnings into subsequent iterations of design. Operate within a Scaled Agile environment to continuously deliver incremental value to our customers. Proactively partner with UX research in all phases of design to understand our users, interpret data, validate designs and iterate with precision so that designs accurately reflect and incorporate user feedback. Develop and maintain detailed UX design specifications and patterns. Help evolve our deliveries while reinforcing consistent design patterns for reusable, systematic design. 5+ years of UX design. In-house is preferable, but will consider the right candidates coming from agency-side. Portfolio of original and breakthrough work with demonstrated documentation of those experiences. Experience working in highly collaborative team environment with UI, Motion, Copy & User Research. Experience working cross-functionally in an agile setting with product and engineering. Possess high-level problem solving skills within complex systems. Proficiency in UX/UI design tools such as Omnigraffle, Adobe XD & Sketch. Prototyping experience with Principal, Flinto, Unity, Framer or Invision. Strong attention to detail and proven track record of complete end to end designs. Bachelor's degree in human-computer interaction, design, or equivalent degree or professional experience.
Our client, a leading consumer products company, is seeking a long-term temp Editor for its global publishing team. This is a 10-month assignment that could extend. The Editor is responsible for aligning and collaborating with teams within the company and licensees to ensure publishing content aligns with existing brand content strategies, in addition to developing new story/content ideas specific to the category. This role works closely with various teams to ensure feedback is provided to licensees on a timely basis. SPECIFIC DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES • Review all publishing editorial and advise on story line direction from global publishers for existing and upcoming brands. • Work to develop brand-specific story/content ideas considering target age, market, and audience appeal • Align with internal content teams and publishing team on story direction across categories • Provide tone and manner direction to licensees for each brand, for specific characters within the brands, and for overarching themes based on existing toys or entertainment content • Work with creative and content teams to develop Publishing Guides for various properties • Review, evaluate, and edit manuscript and other publishing submissions for brand, tone, voice, humor, accuracy and appropriateness • Review editorial materials for internally created asset packs and guides • Partner with internal stakeholders (such as Legal, Brand, Archives) for additional review when necessary • Review approximately 50-60 magazine issues, 200 book titles per year • On board publishing licensees as needed for brand/content/tone direction • Participate in publisher calls and trips as needed EXPERIENCE, EDUCATION & SKILLS • Excellent grammar, spelling, proofreading and narrative skills • Eye for detail and accuracy in work • Strong visual communication skills and design aesthetics; experience working with Designers extremely helpful • Ability to give clear and instructive direction, whether advising on overarching theme or specific nuances • Excellent organizational and presentation skills • Understanding of the business objectives related to design and publishing • Adaptable and ability to work with many different disciplines is a must EDUCATION AND EXPERIENCE REQUIRED: • Experience working with licensing and/or children's publishing • Excellent follow up, follow through and project mgmt. is a must • Ability to tailor message/copy to different style and tones is a key to success • Must be collaborative and a team player KNOWLEDGE AND SKILLS REQUIRED: • Effective communication skills: both written and spoken
Our client, a major broadcasting company, is looking for a Video Coordinator to join their team for a long term assignment. You'll be responsible for the following: • Daily maintenance and operations of YouTube channels including: writing metadata descriptions, updating links, and input related meta-tags into the database • Assisting in some channel management (swapping end cards, assistant editing experience, knowledge of file types • Write concise, audience & SEO-friendly clip titles and descriptions • Create, manage and optimize playlists to promote our channels and priorities • Provide feedback on CMS tools, test new features, and report bugs • Assist Manager Platform Strategy in updating, maintaining, and distributing channel release calendar. • Work with the Video Scheduler and Manager, Platform Strategy achieve curation and publishing goals • Track, compile and manage database of metadata for key priorities • Brainstorm, create, and update channel banners, other visual assets needed for channel and/or marketing of channel. • Quality-check thumbnail images and video on various platforms; identifying and updating thumbnails for optimization • Track, upload, and manage YouTube Live streaming video assets across clients brands. Requirements: • Strong knowledge an interest in online trends and popular culture, especially fandoms, apps, video content trends • Strong communication and writing skills • Knowledge of video and image editing • Experience managing a YouTube platform or background in brand community management • Experience optimizing video content • Experience creating and using spreadsheets • Proficient with Mac and PC computers Basic Qualifications: • Strong knowledge of kids television landscape, Gen Z culture, music, and trends • Experience with Adobe Premiere, Adobe Photoshop, Microsoft Excel • Experience with SEO and/or copywriting • Self-motivated and proactive • Adept at managing changing priorities • Responsible, professional and extremely detail-oriented • Bachelor’s Degree • 1+ year of experience in a content creation role for social media. Additional Qualifications: • Experience in managing a YouTube channel. • SEO and/or writing background is a plus • Proficient in Photoshop and Premiere Pro. • Proficient understanding of file types and how to optimize content for digital platforms. • Meticulous, technical, organized, and creative.
Digital/Print Designer/Production Artist
Our client, an entertainment company, is seeking an Designer/Production Artist to join the team. Responsibilities: You will report to the Marketing Communications team while partnering with the design and content team to execute tasks. Responsibilities: Lead for select assignments designing and/or updating marketing, sales and special events print and digital collateral including flyers, ads, brochures, PPTs, video edits Maintain the highest creative, conceptual and production standards - producing compelling work with flawless execution while constantly ensuring brand integrity and consistency. Archive images and custom content for future use Musts: 2-3+ years in agency setting, preferably smaller agencies, with a track record of creating visually stunning and successful creative presentations Understanding of branding + logo design, layout and type skills, video edit, presentation decks and production – adjust, package and QC mechanicals/files for print or web Expert knowledge of Adobe Creative Suite (Photoshop, Illustrator, InDesign, etc.), PowerPoint Targeted Competencies (charts & graphs) and Keynote Photo retouching, color correction and other types of photo manipulation, illustration After Effects, HTML 5 a plus but not necessary Possess knowledge of current and emerging trends Seeking an organized and motivated designer who works well under pressure. Able to work quickly and efficiently in a fast paced and deadline driven agency environment Ability to manage multiple projects simultaneously with attention to priorities and deadlines Must have ability to pay close attention to details. Review and proofread copy and designs for errors before printing/publishing to produce accurate and high-quality work Able to adjust quickly to another design scope with varying clients or projects Develop a comprehensive knowledge of the channel specialty in order to add creative input that strategically enhances marketing materials
Onward Search is on the hunt for a Marketing Coordinator to join the marketing team of a global smart home security client for a long-term assignment with the potential to extend. You will report to the Sr. Digital Marketing Manager and be responsible for: Helping to manage the clients video channels, including YouTube Improve title descriptions, keywords, tags, thumbnails and more Manage best optimization practices including channel customization and supporting video uploads Requirements: 1-2 years experience in SEO (keywords, competitive and content tools) Experience working in YouTube SEO Creative writing exposure and interest in SEO video marketing Strong attention to detail Excellent communicator with a proactive approach, owns projects from top to bottom
Senior Financial Copywriter
Our client, a top financial company located in DOWNTOWN LA is looking to hire a SR. COPYWRITER for a 6+ month assignment. This person will be responsible for developing original content and updating current content. Content includes digital assets, printed materials and email. Experience in financial services writing or marketing with an emphasis on digital marketing assets is required. RESPONSIBILITIES, SKILLS AND EXPERIENCE: Develops original content. Collaborates with content stakeholders to understand and follow strategic direction, key objectives, and themes for content. Researches statistical, product, audience, and other relevant information to successfully complete writing assignments. Utilizes online information, statistical databases, and research library. May conduct interviews with senior business leaders and investment professionals. Writes original content for communications, including, but not limited to, marketing materials, reports on markets and portfolios, articles, and topical pieces for various audiences. Collaborates with Marketing and other business groups on larger campaigns or initiatives to ensure alignment with project objectives. May serve as creative lead on development and distribution of broad communication efforts to update, educate and provide direction to regionally-specific associate populations. Manages writing projects. Collaborates with others to guide process and ensure deliverables are completed in a timely manner. Demonstrates strong written and verbal communication skills; ability to effectively communicate with a diverse group of associates and senior business leaders; strong grammar and syntax skills; strong presentation skills; strong inter-personal skills Demonstrates the ability to work in a team environment; initiative to work and learn independently and proactively contribute to department goals; and ability to lead others while maintaining effective business relationships with associates throughout the organization Demonstrates strong detail orientation, process orientation, organizational, and multi-tasking skills; ability to effectively manage an unpredictable workload and meet established deadlines Demonstrates in-depth knowledge of financial and investment concepts Expertise in retirement plan topics such as target date, advisor practice management, and fiduciary regulation desired. Requires at least 5 years of financial writing experience in a creative, corporate environment Does this sound like you? Apply today!
Community Story Editor
Our client, a social media company, is seeking a Community Story Editor to join the Community Management team. Responsibilities: Search social media submissions for fun, unusual, or fascinating content Edit and Publish Stories on the social media platform Review and moderate submitted Snaps according to guidelines Collaborate with editors and producers, and provide ongoing feedback to the Engineering and Research teams Musts: BA or BS degree in relevant field Experience with video editing and/or crafting editorial content Someone who has a flexible schedule and the ability to work during nights and weekends, as needed A highly motivated team player Great research and organizational skills Excellent verbal and written communication skills, and a sharp attention to detail Strong eye for proofreading, spelling, and grammar Someone up-to-date on pop culture, trends, and current events in the US and internationals A passion for social media and creativity! Does this sound like you? Apply today!