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Bilingual Public Relations Specialist
Onward Search is looking for a bilingual Public Relations Specialist to join our corporate client in Miami for an onsite contract opportunity! Primary Responsibilities: Develop editorial calendars for key talents’ social media platforms to promote network programming Accompany productions to create necessary content to fulfill editorial calendars Create tailor-made content for external influencers and media outlets Work in tandem with publicists to roll-out digital publicity plan in conjunction with 360 Comms Plan Create editorial calendars for selected talent (4 leads) for production phase and pre-premiere publicity push Accompany productions to create content for talent to satisfy editorial calendar Liaise directly with production team to understand production schedules and key moments to be captured Assist talent in implementing their respective editorial calendars Develop tailor-made content for external influencers’ platforms to promote programming launches Assist key talent with social media takeovers for external outlets Work with talent to create customized content for external media outlets Other duties as assigned. Minimum Qualifications: Bachelor's Degree in Public Relations or related field 3+ years of professional publicity experience and online community management including prior experience working with talent Ability to produce thorough reports and executive summaries detailing the results of strategic efforts regarding Social Media Deep understanding of U.S. Hispanic market and technical/social inclinations, as well as best practices for Social Media campaigns Prior broadcast or media experience is a plus Must be flexible, nimble, and adaptable Strong capability in written content creation is critical Must be highly organized and able to manage/prioritize multiple concurrent projects Must be fully fluent in Spanish and English, both written and verbal Does this sound like you? Apply today!
Director of Marketing Operations & Technology
Onward Search is looking for a Director of Marketing Operations and Technology to join our hospitality client in Miami! This is an onsite, direct hire opportunity. PLEASE NOTE: While this role sits onsite in Miami, candidates from outside of that market who meet the qualifications and are willing to relocate to Miami are encouraged to apply; relocation assistance is available. Remote candidates will NOT be considered. Position Summary: You will be responsible for delivering on the marketing technology roadmap and ensuring that the marketing operations infrastructure delivers best-in-class results. This position serves a critical role in driving change and delivering on marketing goals and plans. Primary Responsibilities: Lead execution of modern Marketing Technology roadmap, implementing a MarTech stack capable of supporting all brands and online/offline marketing channels globally. Evolve the marketing and customer database infrastructure to be leveraged for marketing campaign execution, marketing measurement and customer analytics. Develop comprehensive marketing data governance and operational guidelines, that ensure high data quality and assist with ongoing compliance efforts. Analyze the impact of MarTech and data investments, track progress against defined metrics to measure success of initiatives, and partner across the organization to develop action plans and enhancement recommendations. Architect optimized marketing campaign list operations, leveraging data science and automation where possible. Manage two marketing databases consisting of 50M+ records and lead campaign execution efforts across 3 brands (4K+ campaign lists annually). Collaborate with IT, Legal, Marketing, Privacy, International, Sales, Revenue Management, Finance, Investor Relations and others to coordinate strategies, priorities, and cross-functional projects to ensure outcomes align with business needs. Create and own strategic relationships with external technology and data vendors (including database, data science, data appends, MarTech, etc.) to ensure full support of all critical marketing initiatives. Continually seek ways to optimize and automate processes and ensure adoption of best practices. Attract, retain, and grow a proactive, collaborative and high performing team. Minimum Qualifications: 7+ years of professional experience in marketing analytics, marketing technology, marketing operations, or a similar field, preferably in a large, complex corporate environment. Bachelor’s Degree in Marketing, Business, Technology or related field of study required; MBA preferred. Ability to work fluently with both business and technical teams at all levels of the organization. Prior experience working with the following technologies: Relations Databases, CRMs, Marketing Automation, DMPs, DSPs, Data Visualization tools, and web analytics platforms. Excellent strategic, analytical, organizational, communication and presentation skills. Ability to work cross-functionally in a fast-paced environment. Experience leading and building high performing teams. Creative problem solver with deep expertise in marketing technology management, agile process improvement, data and analytics, and marketing and campaign planning process optimization. Ability to manage multiple projects simultaneously and shift priorities per business needs while meeting time and budget constraints. Strong decision-making skills to effectively and efficiently execute projects. Does this sound like you? Apply today!
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Junior Photo Editor/Retoucher
Our client, a large well known corporation– is looking for a Jr. Photo Editor / Retoucher to start onsite at their offices for an ongoing contract opportunity in Miami, FL. This person will work with creative leads, project managers, and designers on producting images, image correction and manipulation, while maintaining high quality associated with the brand, that will be used by all marketing channels. Duties: Responsible for digital color correction and retouching for a variety of images (pepole, landscapes, products) Retouch images that will be used for both print and digital assets Create background extensions as well as composite images from multiple image sources Organization of photo assets while uploading into main server Perform more complex retouching tasks as needed (i.e. correcting banding and moire issues, re-lighting products and environments, replacing textures on fabric materials, compositing backgrounds, people, and objects Qualifications: 1+ years' experience in image retouching within a fast-paced, high volume environment. Ad agency, design studio, photography studio experience a plus Must have a working knowledge of printing processes to ensure print feasibility, color adjustment and file building techniques. Expert working knowledge of Photoshop, layers, masks, paths, color correction tools, actions and non-destructive workflow Strong color management & color theory skill set required Photography experience a plus Does this sound like you? Apply today!
Creative Project Coordinator
Onward Search is looking for a Creative Project Coordinator to work with one of our clients in the travel/hospitality industry located in Miami, FL! This person will have the opportunity to work with a culture driven first creative team for a freelance to possible full time opportunity (ONSITE). Project Scope: This is a W2 contract opportunity that is slated to last 6 months and has the possibility to extend or go perm. This is a full-time (40 hours a week), on-site opportunity. Remote candidates will not be considered. Benefits are available through Onward Search throughout the life of the engagement. Job Summary: This person proactively manages all daily production deadlines under the supervision of the Traffic Manager. Also, ensures that creative assets are being built, approved and delivered to the appropriate publication and/or external vendors as scheduled. Responsibilities: Responsible for the day to day job tracking to appropriate creative resources Assist in reviewing project requests and determine what resources are needed and coordinate work assignments to creative team Proactively provide project teams and account executives with status updates on key deliverables and any issues Capable of taking small assignments that require copy and/or content creation Partner with Creative Managers, Traffic Manager, Production Managers in order to adhere to specified budgets for projects Qualifications: 2+ years experience in traditional agency and/or in house traffic/project coordinator experience, as well as experience with print/media/digital Bachelor's degree in Marketing, Advertising, or related field Experience working in creative field is IDEAL. Excellent communications and customer service skills; Strong organizational skills and ability to multitask Proficient in Microsoft Office is a must Basic knowledge of Adobe Creative Suite is a PLUS Does this sound like you? Apply today!
Lead UI/UX Designer
Our client, a Fortune 500 company, is in need of a Lead UI/UX Designer to work with them and their client for a 6-month contract opportunity that has the opportunity for extension beyond the 6-months. You must able to travel to South John Young area on a daily basis Responsibilities: Translate customer and business stakeholder requirements into defined specifications and inspire the Development team to build the correct product Own design of UI related features and participate in the product definition process Significantly impact and architect product strategy and direction Develop and maintain user flows, wireframes, interaction design, visual design mockups, personas, scenarios, prototypes, specifications, navigation maps and other design documents Work with feature development teams to make sure that the workflow reflects the customer's needs and ensure consistency among features Define innovative user interfaces and interaction styles which result in improved user productivity and satisfaction Qualifications: 7+ years of relevant experience in UX, UI, and Usability Studies Strong experience with both UX and UI. Conversant with common UI tools primarily Sketch Prior Creative experience for leading Customer or Associate facing Mobile / Tablet based applications Experience designing customer facing websites/ Mobile Apps for a retail, hospitality, healthcare client. Any associate facing experience is highly preferred Create wireframes and iterate with clients based on desired features Responsible for ensuring creative deliverables are on time and iterated expeditiously with clients Responsible for teamwork with Creative Director, SAM’s, Pre Sales, Delivery Managers and Technical Architects as needed on projects Experience in hospitality or food industry a PLUS Does this sound like you? Apply today!
E-Mail Marketing Developer/Specialist
Our client, a brand within the luxury hospitality industry is looking for an E-Mail Marketing Specialist with deep email development experience to join their team full-time! The E-Mail Marketing Specialist will be responsible for the successful deployment of email campaigns in a consistent effort to drive business and increase year-over-year email engagement. Day-to-day: Perform end-to-end execution of email communications, building and coding email campaigns, database selection, scheduling, testing and deployment of one-time, recurring, triggered and dynamic content-driven campaigns through ESP platform, Cheetah Digital. Champion continuous advancement of marketing automation features and capabilities including targeting, personalization, and template development in collaboration with multiple stakeholders including development teams, designers, business teams, and others. Troubleshoot technical issues related to HTML templates, list segmentation, email opt-outs and other aspects of email execution, as required. Execute A/B tests in ESP platform in collaboration with Marketing Analytics team. Own routing and traffic of email creative for leadership approval. Pull email lists in collaboration with Marketing Analytics team while assisting with email calendar planning and scheduling tasks as required. Conduct email performance reports; analyze past and current email campaign performance and propose ways to increase engagement and loyalty through analytical learnings. Skills & Qualifications: Bachelor’s Degree in Business, Marketing or related field of study or any equivalent combination of education and/or experience. 2 years’ experience in a role creating and executing email campaigns using Cheetah Digital or comparable email marketing software Proven success managing, programming, and deploying HTML-based email marketing campaigns. Self-driven and reliable with the ability to work in a fast-paced environment Proficiency and expert experience using HTML and CSS for email marketing. Ability to read and code emails to ensure proper cross-device Does this sound like you? Apply today!
Senior PR Account Executive
Our client, a Public Relations agency in Broward County, is looking for a Senior Public Relations Account Executive to join their team on a freelance-to-full time basis! This is a fantastic opportunity to break into a great agency with top local and globally recognized clients/brands ranging from the retail, food & beverage, real estate and hospitality sectors. This role is heavily client-facing, so strong communication and polished presentation skills are essential. This person must be able to lead mutliple accounts for the agency, with a stong background in all areas of PR. Responsibilities: Provide smart and creative counsel to clients Support the development of strategic plans and new business Develop and implement digital strategies for various clients’ social media sites to increase overall positive visibility and engagement. Write and create content, pitch media, manage execution, implementation, monitoring, and response Assist in developing strategy for social media campaigns, including; research, content development, execution, monitoring/responding, reporting/measuring. Analyze social data/metrics developing insights and optimizing social campaigns accordingly Work closely with Account Management and other internal team members to sell in social strategies to clients Mentor internal account teams; lead AE's and provide leadership to move campaigns forward Requirements: 5+ years of public relations, marketing, and/or advertising agency account management experience in a client-facing role 2+ years of social media management Writing samples required ie. social media content, press releases, etc.) Polished and persuasive writing skills and ability to write effect copy for social media is a must! Stellar communication & presentation skills required--must be able to effectively build and maintain client relationships Prior experience managing or mentoring junior account staff a huge plus! Must be flexible and comfortable leading strategic development of social campaigns as well as hands-on in day-to-day management of social campaigns. Must have a go-getter, never-quit, positive attitude and ability to thrive in an everchanging, fast-paced environment. If you are ready to take the next step in your PR career and work with exciting clients accross a wide range of industries, apply today with relevant work samples!
PR Account Executive
Our client, a PR agency in Broward County is looking for an Account Executive to join their team on a contract-to-hire basis! This is a fantastic opportunity to break into a great agency with top local and globally recognized clients and brands! This person will act as a generalist and take part in all areas of PR; media relations, influencer marketing, crisis management, social media, community outreach and more! Responsibilities: Provide day-to-day client management and support Write press releases and pitch US National Media Provide smart and creative counsel to clients Support development of strategic plans and new business Assist in developing strategy for social media campaigns, including research, content development, execution, monitoring/responding, reporting/measuring. Requirements: 2+ years of PR agency or ad agency account management experience Bachelor’s degree or higher in PR, Marketing or Communcations highly preferred Ability to write effective copy for press releases, social media, and other PR channels Established US national media contacts and pitching experience a plus! Polished and persuasive writing skills Prior experience working with clients in travel, real estate, retail, hospitality, food & beverage or non-profit a plus Recent and relevant writing samples (social media content, press releases, etc) in addition to resume If you are looking to take the next step in your PR career apply TODAY!
Our client, a specialty apparel brand in Broward County is looking for a Sr. Retoucher to join their team on a freelance to fulltime basis, ASAP. The role will be onsite, 40 hours/week, Monday through Friday. The Sr. Retoucher is responsible for all aspects of image production including; workflow, accuracy, consistency and timely delivery of both print and online image assets, setting all best practices, SOPs, workflow guidelines and QA. this person will take part in color management training and mentoring to the retouching team, designers and production artists. Additionally, working hands-on, the Sr. Image Production Lead will oversee retouching of digital product and model shots for both print and digital use. Day-to-Day: Manage retouching team and retouching processes Assist team to manage workload to meet strict deadlines. Adjust image color to match product samples for print and digital. Composite studio imagery into lifestyle photos Edit product photography by creating clipping paths, drop shadows, reflections, adjusting color, and modify form factors. Continually evaluate industry best practices, technologies and standards Skills & Qualificaitons: Thorough knowledge of Mac OS. Expert knowledge of Adobe Creative Suite software particularly Photoshop, Camera Raw and Bridge. Prior experience in photo retouching including color correction, compositing, masking, resizing, optimization, file output and management. Experience with digital post-production for print and web. MS Excel, Word, PowerPoint. Required Experience 2 year degree or equivalent 2+ years of Management; Experience training and supervising or mentoring a team Prior experience in photo retouching including color correction, compositing, masking, resizing, optimization, file output and management. Expert knowledge of Adobe Creative Suite software particularly Photoshop, Camera Raw and Bridge Advance color management and color matching techniques. Extremely detail oriented with project management skills Don't miss out on this incredible opporutnity to get your foot in the door with an amazing brand. Apply today!