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Onward Search is looking for a Designer for one of our Financial clients in Downtown LA. This person will be responsible for designing various projects including brochures, single sheets, presentations, and will support production of assets for email campaigns and landing pages. Responsibilities, Skills and Experience: Will support the design of print and digital needs. Strong data visualization (charts/graphs) preferred. Asset production for web pages, email. Paid media experience is a nice to have Creates new print/PDF materials and presentations based on established templates and/or brand guidelines Updates existing materials and presentations with new content and data Builds compelling charts and infographics to bring investment concepts and ideas to fruition Researches and selects appropriate stock photography; retouches photos as needed Prepares and packages files for print vendors Prepares presentation and notes files for use in meetings and webcasts Prepares charts, infographics, banners and other assets for use on the web Works within established brand guidelines Demonstrates strong detail orientation and accuracy Demonstrates the ability to be flexible within deadline-drive due dates Demonstrates the ability to work collaboratively in a team environment Experience with powerpoint presentation designs is strongly preferred PPT animation would be a bonus Corporate/agency environment experience preferred Seeking candidates with financial services experience. Requirements: -Requires at least 5-7 years of relatable experience -Requires experience with both Mac and PC platforms -Software proficiency in: InDesign (advanced), Microsoft PowerPoint 2010 (intermediate), Microsoft Excel (intermediate, primarily charting), Illustrator (intermediate; charting, info graphics, and icons), and PhotoShop (Intermediate; photo retouching and manipulation) Does this sound like you? Apply today!
3D Character Animator/Rigger - Maya/UnReal Engine
Our client, a major entertainment studio, is seeking an Animator to join their team. Responsibilities: Working with a group of passionate, dedicated technologists solving a range of interesting problems in innovative ways in an exciting and dynamic industry, specifically working on a project building mixed and augmented reality to support Theatrical Marketing. Develop hand keyed 3D animations of character and objects working in a 3D pipeline in Maya Use 3rd party tools, workflows, and engine capabilities to optimize for frame-rate and load times Collaborate with creative, product, and technology teams to implement the over vision Proactively bring innovative ideas on regular basis Musts: 2- 5 year’s experience Unity: Animation for Unity/iOS and Android Maya Minimum 2 years in 3D character modeling and animation Portfolio showcasing projects involving texturing, 3D Rigging, Motion Capture Experience working in After Effects, MEL and/or Python, ZBrush Ideal candidate will have worked on AR and/or VR projects in UnReal Candidates who will be successful on this team are high-performing, motivated to model and texture a various range of assets into mixed reality experiences. Does this sound like you? Apply today!
Email Digital Channel Producer
Our client, a social media content company, is on the hunt for a Technical Writer to join their team. You will be working closely with the Engineering team and responsible to: create, organize, and maintain a comprehensive set of external documentation and technical guidance for developers. Collaborate with engineers to write, edit, and maintain documentation Maintain the templates and framework for easy-to-read and find documentation Organize, articulate, and convey technical information and concepts to customers Invent new ways to convey complex information to a technical audience Musts: 2-5 years of experience as a hands-on technical writer BS/BA degree in Technical Writing, English, Computer Science, or similar field Experience with Confluence and Jira and/or a development background are a plus Self-directed and curious writer who works well with a variety of technologies and teams Excellent organizational and design skills A passion for creativity! Does this sound like you? Apply today!
Project Manager - Mobile/Apps
Our client, a mobile app company, is seeking a Project Manager to join their team. You will report to the CEO and be responsible for: Being the primary project management point person on all mobile app development projects being the clients' first point of contact post-sale establishing the tone of on-going relationship with the company. Own the entire client on-boarding process, completed remotely Serve as the interface and buffer between clients and the engineering team Provide product training to clients Post on-boarding, ensure a smooth transition to our Account Success team Support our recently launched third-party implementation partners Eliminate hurdles in order to hit deadlines, understanding client concerns in a way that balances one-time project success against a client's long-term success. Managing 18-22 projects at any given time at various stages ensuring all are moving towards the deadline. Musts: 2-4 years experience with working with B2C technology implementation projects Experience leading projects in a client-facing role Ability to define project success metrics and execute against that criteria Excellent communication skills both written and oral, professional and a team player Desire to make client successful and serve as an effective communicator between clients and internal team Interest in technology and the ability to explain complex concepts in simple terms PMP certifications are a plus, as well as experience working with Asana, as well as strong with Word and Excel Able to multi-task, highly organized with attention to detail Understanding and/or experience implementing systems requiring integrations via APIs is a plus Experience working with public sector software systems such as Cityworks, Esri, Salesforce, Microsoft Dynamics, Lucity, etc. are a major plus. Does this sound like you? Apply today!
Onward Search is on the hunt for a Packaging Designer to join our beauty client's Creative team. We are looking for candidates with the following skills and competencies to fill the role! You'll report to the Creative Director and be responsible for: Designing on-brand package design from the beginning thru production-ready files for beauty and lifestyle products. Support efforts to launch a new beauty product line, as well as supporting other skin care and home care product's packaging projects. Manage the overall production timelines for each product in development to ensure that projects produced on time. Contribute insights to current packaging trends to elevate products Sourcing materials, proofing, doing color matching and visiting vendors to do on-site proofs 10% of the time Managing 3-7 small and large projects at any given time, working with project management on priorities Must be able to work within the guidelines of R&D, legal, for your designs. Musts: 3-7 years of professional design experience primarily focused on CPG packaging Portfolio with beauty focused packaging is ideal seeking high end aesthetic Must be an expert in print packaging design and understand the processes of preflight and press checks. Must be an expert in InDesign, Photoshop, and Illustrator. Professional with strong communication skills able to share specifics of experience and contribution of projects Up-to-date on current beauty and packaging trends for new cause-based and/or how healthy/clean product companies are doing to reach consumers. Sourcing experience and partnering with vendors is deal Seeking warm, humble, collaborative partner to join the team with the opportunity to have a lot of creative expression. Does this sound like you? Apply today!
Onward Search is seeking an Experiential Designer to help our agency client with a project for a new product that is launching at a conference. Responsibilities: Concept development, art direction, design and execution for one of four spaces the team is creating for the conference Create spacial & floor plans as well as rendering ideas for presentations Build-out of the venue and custom elements in 3D model Oversee and direct the fabricators and the final installation of the space Requirements: 4-6 years of experience in experiential design Experience designing for large events with heavy traffic flow Proficiency in the Adobe Creative Suite and SketchUp Does this sound like you? Apply today!
Senior Retail Designer
Onward Search is on the hunt for a Senior Retail Designer to join the team of a smart home security client for a 3 month assignment. Responsibilities: Lead the conception, design, and production of materials for retail such as displays, POS, in-store signage, and packaging Create concepts, sketches, graphics, and high-fidelity executions in support of in-store experiences, packaging, brand, event, and marketing campaigns In collaboration with the team, build and develop the visual perception of the brand Present ideas to senior leadership with the ability to clearly explain the creative methodology Requirements: 6-12 years of experience designing in a retail capacity with demonstrated leadership abilities Must have experience designing packaging and retail print materials, 3D design skills are a bonus Aesthetic that is clear and concise, great with the scaling of words and images Ability to create mechanicals and pre-flight files Proficiency in the Adobe Creative Suite Does this sound like you? Apply today!
Marketing Manager, Mobile Games
Our client, a Broadcast Network, is seeking a Marketing Systems Manager to join the team. You will report to the Sr Director, Digital Marketing & CRM Operations and be responsible for: Develop and maintain Marketing’s roadmap for campaign capability spanning digital channels such as emails, SMS, push, and in-app, as well as automation, personalization, and ad hoc and trigger campaigning across various lifecycle campaign types such as lead gen, retargeting, on-boarding, retention, winback. Develop business cases in support of new capabilities and secure approvals. Coordinate with Marketing team and cross functional teams to ensure effective rollouts of new CRM capabilities and technology through definition of process, requirements/use case scenarios and performing business acceptance testing. Monitor and ensure marketing technology platform stability and usability; identify business-impacting issues and serve as primary interface to Marketing Operations stakeholders on platform status, issues, impacts, and ETA's on fixes Maintain robust documentation on system capabilities, known issues and the intuition underlying configuration choices (tradeoffs and consequences) Develop and manage scorecards on systems performance including uptime, ticket resolution SLA, etc Musts: Bachelor’s degree required 5-8 years experience working in either Marketing or IT/Product roles re: developing and delivering requirements for MarTech applications. Prior experience working with SAS MA, Salesforce Marketing Cloud / ExactTarget, Localytics or other push notification platforms. A passion for and understanding of both the marketing and technology sides of MarTech: the applications and “why”, ability to develop use cases understood by both Marketing and Technology partners, the underlying technology “how”. Proven track record of developing and prioritizing marketing requirements and managing delivery against them. Prior experience working in an Agile development model for data development and delivery Disciplined, analytical but creative thinker and problem solver Strong attention to detail, strong ability to complete work under pressure on tight deadlines, logical thinking, curious, self motivated Superior verbal and written communication skills at all levels of an organization with the ability to present complex data, influence others and build relationships. Positive attitude and ability to operate in a fast-paced environment with ambiguity.
Project Manager - CRM
Onward Search is on the hunt for a Technical Project Manager with CRM experience to join our start-up client for a 3 month contract assignment that could go FT. You will report to the Director of CRM and will be responsible for the project management of subscription email campaigns, and API triggered workflows. Specific Responsibilities include: Working with offsite technology teams to support automated email campaigns for our client's subscription marketing. Audit channels to make sure API's are coding properly, and dynamic content is accurate. Project management for emails, digital assets, research projects, and surveys from brief to launch Briefing and communicating project status to CRM program leads Routing project components for review, feedback, and approval between the creative & development departments as well as key stakeholders QA of emails and campaigns prior to release Creating project timelines and communicating scope changes to leadership Monitoring email performance of both one-time and automated emails Requirements: 5+ years of project management experience in digital marketing and/or advertising Must have experience working with API triggered workflows. Must have be extremely detail-oriented and have experience working with JIRA or similar software. Prefer candidates who have worked for subscription marketing companies on CRM/ email campaigns. Must be able to read SQL. You don't need to be able to write SQL, but it's a plus if you can. Expert level MS Office Ability to create workflows and timelines and manage resources effectively Understanding of onsite, HTML, website creation and digital creative and production landscape Bachelor’s degree in Marketing, Production or relevant experience Bonus Qualities: Experience with basic email performance metrics reporting Localization experience Experience with customer.io and MailChimp Start-up or agency experience