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Our client, a Social Media Company, is seeking a freelance UX Researcher to join their team for a contract assignment. Responsibilities: Identify research needs by working closely with PM, Design, End, Data Science and Growth teams Manage research process for assigned projects from start to finish including planning, recruiting, moderating, synthesizing, reporting and presenting Conduct on-going usability sessions and present a regular cadence of user insights to the team Be a strong advocate for the user – evangelize user-centered design practices and the importance of usability within the development groups, our company, and other cross-functional organizations Musts: 3 - 5 years experience conducting UX Research for product and design teams Degree in design, interaction design, UX, Psychology, Anthropology, Cognitive Science, Human factors or related field, Masters in HCI is a plus Experience designing both qualitative and quantitative research studies, analyzing results and creating reports with actionable product and design insights Solid understanding of UX Research methods with the ability to articulate study design to stakeholders Previous experience working with PM, Design and Engineering leads Must be comfortable presenting work to Sr. Management Strong written and communication skills, attention to detail, and the ability to advance multiple projects with competing deadlines across the finish line
Our client, a social media content company,is searching for a Copy Editor to join their team. As an editor, you'll write concise, witty copy across the Entertainment, Life and Culture, Sports, and News/Politics verticals. Working closely with the Content team, you'll play a key role in shaping how Community uses the written word to drive innovative storytelling. This is a contracted, role that requires flexibility to work evenings and weekends as needed. What you'll do: Create, implement, and evolve content strategies. Write and edit copy on the fly, including headlines, captions, fact filters, etc. Check graphics for accuracy, brevity, grammar, style, and voice Maintain consistent tone of voice across all copy Exercise excellent editorial judgment Collaborate with story editors and producers What we're looking for: Bachelor's degree in relevant field 2+ years experience in print, digital, or social media Experience in content marketing and strategy Strong writing and editing skills Expert eye for proofreading, spelling, and grammar Consistent ability to match (and nail) tone of voice Excellent written communication skills and a sharp attention to detail A team player who’s also comfortable flying solo Someone who's willing to break with conventional/tiresome writing standards when appropriate Someone who's extremely organized and who works well under tight deadlines and breaking news pressure Someone who's up to date on pop culture, sports, internet trends, and current events
Onward Search is on the hunt for a Data Scientist to join our Digital Agency client that is changing the game and driving real business results. Our client is looking for a Data Scientist with a strong business sense to join their rapidly growing data team. You will have high visibility in this role within the company partnering with media, business development, and strategy teams. This role requires someone to work with large volumes of social engagement and transaction data to discover trends, analyze results, patterns, and provide ad-hoc exploration to make ambiguous data actionable. Specific Requirements include: Provide Thought leadership in customer segmentation, behavior-based modeling (propensity, churn, LTV) data strategy and analytic approaches Work with clients to better understand strategic business decisions. Develop optimization plans for ongoing marketing campaigns. Integrate and improve machine learning pipelines on propensity scoring and LTV projection to granularize the understanding of user journeys and customer value. Drive buildout and improvement of ETL pipelines in support of data aggregation movement and analysis. We are seeking Data Scientists who meet the following requirements: 6+ Years experience data mining very large complex multi-dimensional datasets. Must have technical mastery with large individual behavioral data sets (gaming, retail, financial services) and expertise in communication channel best practices. Must have Technical mastery in database mining tools and be a SQL and Excel Master. Must be proficient in SAS/ R/ Python (any of the 3) and be able to coach and train others on best practices. (ideally) Must be an Excel master able to write Macros. Prefer candidates who a degree in data science or a quantiative field. Does this sound like you, apply now to be considered!
Onward Search is on the hunt for a Production Designer to join our corporate client targeting women millennial's. This is a long-term contract position that starts immediately. You'll report to the Lead Digital Designer and be responsible for the production and design of digital assets including social, online media/ banners, websites, and potentially some email templates for our client's CPG production AND the packaging. This role will be approx 80/ 20 production to design. We are seeking Production Designers who meet the following requirements: 3+ Years experience in design with an emphasis on digital and packaging. Must have strong layout skills and have a strong design sense. Must be able to work quickly in a fast-paced environment and be able to work autonomously when needed. Must be organized and a self-starter. Experience working with Adobe Libraries is a huge plus. Any DAM experience is also a huge plus. Must be proficient in Adobe Creative Suite - Photoshop, Illustrator, InDesign. Does this sound like you, apply now to learn more today!
Brand Retail Marketing Manager
Our client, a major entertainment studio, is seeking a Strategic Marketing Manager join the consumer products team. Responsibilities: Create global channel strategies to achieve strategic and financial goals Develop go-to-market plans that will drive growth in channels that include Kiosk, Value and eCommerce Uncover new opportunities (market, category, business model, etc) Responsible for planning based on Key Accounts as well as other major retailers Research key focus areas and trends for accounts in order to optimize planning Partner with several areas within the company including Retail Marketing, Integrated Retail Salesand Retail Brand Development Work cross-functionally to maximize marketing and use of clients many signature brands and divisions Identify and analyze trends by global markets Obligations: 8-10 years brand, packaging, consumer products, entertainment, sales/marketing, franchise brand management BA/BS Experience developing product and market strategy P&L management Experience working cross-functionally Ability to work collaboratively across large matrix organizations Organized, self-motivated and results-oriented Excellent communication skills, both verbal and written A leadership attitude Apply to learn more today!
Our client, a large financial company located in Downtown, LA is looking for a COPY EDITOR for a long term freelance assignment. This is a key member of the Marketing Communications team, responsible for reviewing a variety of marketing materials to ensure the highest quality deliverables. The Copy Editor will work with various internal groups to manage projects and ensure all tasks are scheduled and completed on time. SKILLS & RESPONSIBILITIES: Review a variety of materials for the marketing teams to ensure accuracy and quality Work with several teams and manage workload so that all tasks are completed as scheduled Edit and Proofread all print and digital materials for everything including: grammar, spelling, clarity, accuracy, style, tone, consistency and disclosure requirements Fact check statistics Edit based on target audience, internal audience and against the corporate style guides Keep statistical information, changes in investment and risk disclosures up to date quarterly/annually Digital/Web tools mastered in order to update correctly for all web and digital information Able to edit/abridge content to fit sizing requirements as needed Keep all compliance language updates organized ad updated to confirm all materials are compliant with legal and regulatory Understanding that some changes to existing material will occur when making mandatory changes based on compliance language and adjust as needed Use of AP Stylebook, Chicago Manual of Style, other tools and resources Constant awareness needed for any changes to style guide content Use good judgment REQUIREMENTS: Exceptional written, verbal skills as well as grammar and syntax Solid grammar expert including spelling, punctuation, style guides Able to work on diverse teams and environments that will count on strong interpersonal skills Able to project manage the workload including following schedules for production, tracking deliverables, solving issues and escalating when needed Exceptional attention to detail, very organized, able to multi-task and meet deadlines Financial and investing knowledge needed 3-5 years of copy editing experience Financial, pharma or healthcare industry experience preferred BA/BS required Does this sound like you apply now!
Our client, a top financial institution, is seeking a temp Production Artist for a 4-month assignment. This is a production role that requires experience working with charts and graphs. Responsibilities: Update data, formatting, layout, design, and content for print, PDF and presentation materials based on established templates in PowerPoint using the Seismic platform Update and create charts, graphs, templates, and exhibits to be used in communications materials, websites, and/or presentations May prepare presentation and notes files for use in meetings and webcasts May create layout and design for new materials following specified guidelines. Demonstrate strong working knowledge of the following software: Microsoft PowerPoint 2010 (advanced), Microsoft Excel (intermediate; primarily charting), InDesign (CS 5.5) (advanced), Illustrator (intermediate; charting, infographics, and icons), PhotoShop (intermediate; photo retouching/manipulation) REQUIREMENTS: Strong detail orientation, process orientation, organizational, and multi-tasking skills; ability to effectively manage an unpredictable workload and meet established deadlines Demonstrates ability to collaborate with diverse working styles and with team members across business units; the initiative to work and learn independently; proactively contribute to department goals; ability to lead others while maintaining effective business relationships with associates throughout the organization Ability to learn new applications, as needed Demonstrates the ability to work within established brand guidelines Working knowledge of graphic design concepts and ability to apply it to work assignments Requires at least 3-5 years of experience working in a creative, corporate environment. Does this sound like you, apply now!
Onward Search is on the hunt for a Production Designer to join our corporate client targeting women millennial's. This is a long-term contract position that starts immediately. You'll report to the Lead Digital Designer and be responsible for the production and design of digital assets including social, online media/ banners, websites, and potentially some email templates for our client's CPG production AND the packaging. This role will be approx 80/ 20 production to design. We are seeking Production Designers who meet the following requirements: 3+ Years experience in design with an emphasis on digital and packaging. Must have strong layout skills and have a strong design sense. Must be able to work quickly in a fast-paced environment and be able to work autonomously when needed. Must be organized and a self-starter. Experience working with Adobe Libraries is a huge plus. Any DAM experience is also a huge plus. Must be proficient in Adobe Creative Suite - Photoshop, Illustrator, InDesign. Does this sound like you, apply now!
Senior Copywriter (Packaging)
Onward Search is on the hunt for a Senior Copywriter to help the team of our large smart home security client for a six-month assignment. You will work with their Creative Director & Marketing team and will be responsible for building brand messaging and voice with a focus on consumer-facing copy for product packaging. Responsibilities: Create, edit, and proof copy for all packaging Take complex, technical topics and distill into the short-form, consumer-friendly copy Organize and archive soft copy files Turn abstract concepts into engaging phrases and creative briefs into actionable and innovative outputs Collaborate with other brand copywriters to ensure a consistent tone May provide light support for channel initiatives Requirements: 7–10+ years' experience in creative copywriting and advertising/marketing writing for well-known consumer brands Experience writing for packaging of consumer products is highly preferred Experience owning brand voice across multiple marketing platforms Ability to create copy around tech and/or complex products to clearly communicate to customers Portfolio with a variety of consumer-facing work focused on short-form brand & marketing copywriting for consumer products Understanding and interpreting strategy to develop initial concepts Passion for tech and consumer education Proficient in Google G-Suite Does this sound like you, apply today if you're interested!
Onward Search is on the hunt for a Product Designer for our Entertainment client. This is a long-term contract assignment. You will report to the Director of Digital Product and be responsible for the design, ideation, creation, and support of cutting edge digital products across web, mobile, and desktop app. JOB RESPONSIBILITIES Create well-crafted product designs and prototypes using Sketch and InVision Contribute to our growing design system Iterate on designs based on management feedback, user research, usability testing, analytics, and other data Self-manage assigned projects from start to finish The applicant effectively present the rationale for design decisions Remain up-to-date on the latest digital platform developments Work with the development team to implement UI design Take direction, feedback, and constructive criticism from various managers and peers Additional duties and tasks assigned as needed We are seeking Product Designers who meet the following requirements: Minimum 2 years experience in UI or product design Strong portfolio showing examples of product designs and prototypes. Must be able to show examples of how you have designed or contributed to the design of a UI Style Guide kit. Must have experience across web, mobile, and app and be able to highlight examples of that work in your portfolio. Must have a strong understanding of UI/ UX fundamentals. Must have at least some experience working in Sketch AND Invision. It's a plus if you have a passion for entertainment. Does this sound like you, apply today!