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Onward search is seeking an SEO Specialist to join the team of our nationwide online printer client. You will report to the Director of Marketing and will be responsible for: Overall SEO strategy and implementation Hands-on optimization including improving site structure, page construction, content, keyword lists, and SEO copywriting Researching, identifying and establishing partnerships with authoritative web sites for link-building Optimizing PPC keywords Managing SEO campaigns including generating ranking reports and performing site audits Reviewing and expanding existing marketing models for lead gen purposes Working closely with the web designers to produce high-quality landing pages, microsites and HTML emails Requirements: 4-7 years of experience in SEO, preferably in an agency environment Deep knowledge and understanding of the SEO marketplace Hands-on experience with backlinking, meta tags, title tags, and URL structuring Solid knowledge of SEO standards and best practices Ability to write effective marketing copy and headlines Prior experience producing landing pages, micro sites and HTML emails Consumer products experience is a huge bonus Does this sound like you, then do not hesitate to apply now!
Digital Content Operations Coordinator- Web
Onward Search is on the hunt for a Digital/Tech Project to join our Entertainment client for a long-term contract position that starts immediately. You'll report to the Senior Manager of Digital Operations and be responsible for supporting cross-functional business units and various initiatives across the digital portfolio. Specific responsibilities include: Support digital live events, product launches, and oversee third party vendor integrations on owned & operated platforms Oversee support of ad infrastructure and ad technology on digital platforms Facilitate communication with content teams including editorial, social, video, etc. to intake technology requests, troubleshoot issues, and coordinate digital platform maintenances Collaborate with product, content, and development groups to conceive holistic solutions to technical issues and streamline daily operations Integrate technical and editorial SEO recommendations into existing workflows Maintain the JIRA Operations Backlog of technical issues and requests Execute daily operational tasks, monitor third party platforms, and provide weekly updates to stakeholders Some weekend and late-night/early morning hours and remote coverage will be required for web operations and deployment requirements We are seeking Digital Operations Coordinators who meet the following requirements: Candidate must have BA or BS 2-4 years of digital experience. Must have mobile web and mobile app QA experience. Prefer candidates who have experience working on CMS and publishing content. Must have strong organizational skills and the ability to deliver under tight deadlines. Must be proficient with JIRA and Confluence. Must be proficient with MS Office software in Excel, Word, and Outlook Be solutions-oriented and have ability to innovate. Must have excellent written and communication skills, and show attention to detail. Must be able to speak and present to various internal groups, leading discussions when necessary. Does this sound like you, then do not hesitate to apply!
Visual Merchandising Designer
Our client, a top beauty company, is looking for a Visual Merchandising Designer to join their team in Culver City. We are looking for candidates with the following skillset and experience to join the team. Key Responsibilities: Partner with Creative Director and senior members of the creative team to align on key objectives and design direction for new launches, in-store animations, and branded asset development. Conceptualize, create and produce graphics for seasonal product launches for the Smashbox gondolas. Ideate and output multiple options with a variety of design solutions across various merchandising formats including International markets. Lead the development of compelling graphics solutions that tell a branded visual story for large format installations such as events, kiosks, pop-ups, department stores, and freestanding stores. Create layouts that are scalable across formats such as windows, counter units, endcaps, and in-store. Must take into consideration things like visual restrictions based on tester/stock placement or ergonomic relationship. Analyze the current Smashbox in-store presentation in our various retail channels and identify ways to optimize the brand story, navigation, and product communication. Create visual solutions for international visual merchandising graphics requests that are outside of the quarterly seasonal updates. Mockup ideas at partial or full scale in preparation for weekly merchandising meeting review. Collaborate with cross-functional teams to discuss objectives and strategies of upcoming product launches. Attend meetings and other relevant discussions as necessary to gain approval and alignment from senior management. Understand the industry landscape by conducting store visits, identifying trends, and best practices. Manage and projects and prioritize according to due dates and urgency. Prepare presentation materials and models for internal meetings. Keep files and assets well organized and ready for handoff to the production team. As needed, assist in areas of production to complete projects and support the merchandising and retail team. Key Qualifications: BFA in graphic design preferred 5+ years at beauty, fashion, retail or agency experience Strong understanding of branding and graphic storytelling within the retail environment A refined and seasoned designer, a connoisseur of typography, and a lover of current trends and culture. Proactive self-starter with team player mentality and preference to work in a close-knit, highly collaborative environment. Ability to manage multiple high-priority projects in a very fast-paced environment, and react with a sense of urgency. Great communication and interpersonal skills Sensitivity to typography, messaging and scale across visual merchandising displays and retail formats. Must be a conceptual thinker and problem solver with the ability to work within brand guidelines Meticulous attention to detail, highly organized and ability to multitask in a fast-paced environment. Must be willing to take on various projects (no task is too big or small). Expert in Adobe Creative Suite 5 or higher. Does this sound like you? Apply today!
Associate Creative Director
Our client, a social-first creative agency, is looking for an Associate Creative Director to lead creative ideation and development of campaign creative for a top tier client in the music/tech industry. You are a seasoned storyteller with a deep understanding of what is shaping youth culture both locally and around the world in music, sports, and fashion. Responsibilities: Concept and execute innovative, social-heavy ideas from both a strategic and creative perspective, that incorporate new digital trends as well as local and global events Direct the visuals of campaigns - from design to videography to photography - and ensure the creative is on brand strategy and resonates with the target demographic Mentor creative team members, working closely on concepts and direction Lead the creation of all pitch decks, scripts, and treatments, using data-driven concepts and executions that are social media focused Collaborate with the Account and Production teams to prioritize requests Drive best practices across all social and media platforms Communicate both challenges and opportunities the account’s Creative Director Assist with the maintenance of internal digital asset management system Keep up-to-speed on art and cultural trends and happenings and encourage continuous open dialogue around this with your team · Qualifications: 6-8+ years of experience developing strategic social-heavy creative for top tier brands Excellent presentation and communication skills Global perspective - able to lead campaigns across multiple time zones and locations Deeply immersed in current culture including music, sports, art, and fashion Prior experience working on branded content within the Gen Z space, with the ability to align content to this target Strong understanding of all types of storytelling and structure from scripted to non-scripted Deep understanding of strategy and how data is used to inform creative Proficient in Adobe CS, Keynote, Google Drive, and Trello A leader in best practices in social and traditional advertising Passion for music, entertainment, art, and sports Does this sound like you? Apply today!
Our client, a premium streaming content provider, is seeking a freelance Production Designer to join their team. Production Designer Responsibilities: Creating, organizing, and uploading assets that work beautifully in our cinematic, adaptive UI. Creating sports match-up related art. Adapting key art to various size and layout requirements for UI. Uploading artwork into companies' Content Portal. Following design standards, process rules and deadlines for creative assets as they move through the production pipeline. Ensuring timely delivery of all projects, meeting established deadlines. Laying out digital banners and other production-related assets for companies marketing campaigns. Production Designer Requirements: 2-3 years of product design experience (Agency/Network experience preferred). Expert in Photoshop and Illustrator, Sketch is a plus! Must be well-organized, detail-oriented, and can multi-task and work in a fast-paced, highly visible environment. Ability to maintain files in an organized manner. A strong product portfolio that shows off production skills. Experienced working with CMS, Excel, Google Drive, Box, MAC OS, and internal digital asset management. Knowledge of print production processes from pre-press through final execution Ability to communicate effectively, both in person and in writing. Does this sound like you? Apply today!
User Experience Research Associate
Our national healthcare client is seeking a User Experience and Research Associate to join the team working on website, mobile, and kiosk process flow. This role will be will be primarily responsible for gathering data via usability testing to identify better flow for the user improving their experience. Diving into who the users are, what their goals are for using these avenues will help create more in-depth testing and understanding, therefore resulting in better design. SKILLS & REQUIREMENTS: 1-3 years of research experience in a User Experience environment Qualitative & quantitative research experience Conduct usability research both online and in the field Knowledge of testing business requirements using heuristic/qualitative methods Conduct task-based analysis Coordinate with designers to create looks to test on users Prepare reporting, analysis High school diploma req Does this sound like you? Apply today!
Our client, a travel and leisure company, is seeking a Jr-Mid level UI/UX Designer for a contract to hire opportunity. This person will report to the Director of User Experience and Design, is a trained visual designer familiar with UX for responsive websites and mobile apps. The person will design concepts and produce cross-platform layouts for a variety of digital customer experiences. Responsibilities: Translates wireframes into visual designs that are beautifully on brand and simple to use. Creates low- and high-fidelity user interface visual designs, prototypes, and detailed user flows according to brand standards. Produces all aspects of cross-platform design from the entire application down to the feature level. Prepares content for executive reviews which can vary in format from the digital display to printouts. Develops detailed specifications for responsive layouts and mobile app development. Works closely with Creative Team and stakeholders to plan and prepare digital assets, digital content, and cross-platform designs for implementation. Incorporates a design “eye” for elegant, upscale polish in keeping with the brand. Creation of high quality, efficient deliverables on time with great attention to detail. Creates and maintains a comprehensive digital style guide and design component system. Skills and Experience: 2-3 years of significant experience and a demonstrated track record as a visual designer for digital products, with examples that include complex projects at a detailed level. Proficiency in the current version of Adobe Creative Suite, including Photoshop and Illustrator. Familiarity and willingness to adopt Sketch / InVision prototyping tools. Openness to additional team tools as necessary. Strong design “eye”; understanding of what makes a good design and a good photograph; skill in and aptitude for image/content alignment to progress storytelling and drive the user experience. Efficient production skills; understanding of digital development specs and various processes for comprehensive file preparation needs. Excellent proofing skills sufficient to review and proof own work to ensure a high level of accuracy and correctness. Able to work effectively across multiple projects, setting and meeting deadlines while working positively and proactively with all staff to execute accurate results. Ability to think strategically (business needs) as well as tactically (customer needs). Ability to translate complex concepts into simple intuitive experiences. Preferred: some user experience background and agile team experience. Does this sound like your skillset and experience? Apply today!
Our client, a TV Network, is seeking a Photo Coordinator for a freelance opportunity. Responsibilities: Acquire and receive photography from various studio partners and prep for posting onto internal asset management site Maintain an organized archival system of all photographic assets Assist in handling library and special image requests from various departments and publications Assist in tracking budgets and spends across shows, projects, and events Upload, caption and publish images on client site Contact and book episodic photographers for show coverage as required Assist Photo Director and Photo Manager as needed Musts: 2-4 years experience ideally with entertainment experience having managed photography for tv talent Strong organizational and asset management skills Team player able to manage multiple projects at once Apply now to learn more about this great opportunity!
Established Startup in the Los Angeles area is seeking a data engineer for a contract-to-perm hire opportunity. Looking for someone who has experience with infrastructure and core building blocks within analytics Best practices with ETL Experience in Business Intelligence tools. Specifically, we are using Looker & Tableau (we also use Redshift) 2+ years working with 1-2 large projects to completion ETL – open to tools – either apache tools or python or node Someone with some architecture experience with data warehouse, infrastructure & schemas API integrations from a more analyst perspective Deploy Tableau installation roll outs. Does this sound like you? Apply today!