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UX Design Lead
Our client, a transformational digital agency is looking for a UX Design Lead to join their team for a very exciting opportunity to work alongside a leading UX team on an ONSITE contract to hire opportunity in Miami, FL.In this role, you will guide a UX team in managing discovery, ideation, production design, and iteration.Responsibilities:Organize information to facilitate effective retrieval and utilization of data, improve site flow and navigation destinations of software products Synthesize qualitative and quantitative data to derive personas, use cases, concepts, user journeys, information architecture Use date and information to create a new product direction and/or recommendations based on analysis Facilitate workshops with internal and external teams to deliver innovative and appropriate solutions Oversee the curation of techniques and tools and provide evaluation criteria to discover user needs Create prototypes based o high-level business, functional, and technical requirements Under direction of UX Director, you will manage projects and will be involved in all phases of design development Collaborate with Product Management and Engineering to ensure the best creative solutions are realized, implemented and delivered Act asa design and UX advocate internally and externallyQualifications:10+ years UX Design experience Proficient in UX, Design, and Ideation software Excellent communication skills, outgoing personality, ability to effectively communicate with clients Passion for design, great problem solving skills, and an investigative mentality with a proactive nature
Front End Developer
Onward Search is looking for Front-End Interactive Designer/Developers to join one of our top agency clients! This is a 5+ month contract onsite position.Must Haves:Must have experience in email development without the use of any frameworks Must be able to code responsive emails without framework Web Standards and Accessibility Code responsive emails with the use of HTML/CSS Dreamweaver and PhotoshopGENERAL RESPONSIBILITIES:Work with business users to gather functional requirements Work with client architect/senior developers to do high level/low level design/architecture Coding and implementation using best practices to produce high performing/scalable/secured modules Unit Testing/Integration Testing Code Configuration and Release Management Production Support and Bug FixesEXPERIENCE GUIDELINES:Bachelor’s/Master’s degree in Computer Science or related field 3+ years of Email development experience Understanding of Functional Programming Concepts Ability to visualize data UI interface and create custom UI components Knowledge and experience using a UI mock up toll such as Adobe Illustrator Ability to start green field projects and propose designs Experience architecting high performance multi-tier systems Experience writing code that deals with extremely large sets of data Highly proficient with deep understanding of responsive email development, HTML5, CSS3 and related build tools Good understanding of the project lifecycle process, able to define a comprehensive solution leading towards a common vision Very good communication, problem solving and presentation skills Ability to code responsive email templates without the use of any frameworks Must know how to use Dreamweaver and Photoshop. Experience with IBM Watson Silverpop is a plusFeel free to send your resume and portfolio to be considered! Apply today!
Our client - a fast-growing company located in Miami - is looking to hire an Graphic Designer superstar ASAP for a freelance to possible full-time opportunity.In this role, you will design creative for packaging including logo and brand ID packages for a variety of exciting consumer productions, in addition to print and web collateral. Additionally, you will assist in designing creative for e-commerce websites.As an integral part of the team, you will contribute to all aspects of the brand identity. This role is perfect for you if you're hands-on, entrepreneurial and a very proactive graphic designer who is as much a solo self-starter as a team player!Responsibilities:Produce various design elements while following branding guidelines and marketing objectives under direction of Creative Director Develop digital graphics including Web banners, Online Ads, Email Templates, Social Media + Blog Post Graphics, Stock Image Search, Image Retouching. Knowledge of design techniques and print production process for packaging die lines, brochures, event materials, flyers, postcards, direct mailers Ability to produce quality work in a fast-paced environment Professional and positive attitude, ability to take direction and feedback from various sourcesQualifications:Bachelor’s degree in Graphic Design, or equivalent combination of formal education and work experience required Minimum of 3+ year(s) of design and print production experience in a professional environment High-level proficiency with Adobe Creative Suite (InDesign, Photoshop, Illustrator, Acrobat) and Microsoft Office (PowerPoint, Word, Excel) Beauty, Fashion Luxury industry is a plus Bilingual (written and spoken) is a plus Web design (UX knowledge) for eCommerce site on Shopify Adobe After Effects Portfolio showcasing creative ideas, packaging design and photography with retouching ability Adobe Creative Suite Strong communication skills and ability to work within a teamDoes this sound like you? Apply today!
Social Media Manager
Our client, a nutrition brand located in North Miami is looking for a Social Media Manager to join their team on a freelance to full-time basis.In this role, you will work along-side the marketing team to create and execute all social media marketing initiatives for the brand taking part in creative development, strategy, content creation, community management and analytics.Responsibilities:Manage day-to-day social media management responsibilities including content creation/curation, deployment and analysis of content and distribution cross numerous social media accounts. Oversee execution of social media program’s development, execution and measurement plans. Manage content calendar and as well as conceptualize tactics to increase following and audience participationRequirements:Minimum 2+ years working in a fast-paced in-house creative team/ad agency environment in a social media specialist or community manager role. Proficiency with social media analytics tools/publishing tools Experience in Adobe Creative Suite a plus Excellent interpersonal skills at all levels of the organization. Ability to handle multiple projects and consistently deliver milestones on time and on budget Bachelor’s degree required
Our client, a nutrition/supplement brand in North Miami is looking for a Graphic Designer to join their team on a freelance-to-full time basis, ASAP.In this role, you are responsible for the vision and execution of graphics and/or visual standards for the brand across all mediums.Responsibilities:Deliver high-quality, on brand, scalable design solutions in a timely manner across digital and traditional mediums including but not limited to; print, web, social, collateral, display, packaging, labels, etc. Design cohesive creative across multiple platforms with a heavy focus on branding Able to build and present strategy and design solutions for peer business units as well as the senior leadership teams.Requirements:Prior experience working for a CPG brand is highly preferred. Bachelor's Degree in Graphic Design, preferably from Design/Fine Art Institution or related field of study; or any equivalent combination of relevant background and/or work experience. 2+ years of design experience gained working in an internal creative team, advertising, marketing or creative agency required Strong project management and organizational skills with the ability to multi – task and meet tight deadlines. Strong, demonstrated proficiency in a variety of design tools such as Adobe Photoshop, Illustrator, InDesign, and Dreamweaver. Excellent communication, presentation, and interpersonal skills. Portfolio of workDoes this sound like you? Apply with your portfolio today!
Integrated Project Manager
Onward Search is hiring an Integrated Project Manager (BILINGUAL) in Miami FL for a lifestyle brand! This is an on going freelance opportunity.The primary focus of this position is to be the control center for the expansion of a new brand our client is developing. Responsibilities:Responsible for implementing the complete launch strategy, branding, and marketing strategy for the new personal brand Proactively seeks digital opportunities and manages the outcomes while enhancing overall customer experience Expands and contracts team as needed for each project Collaborates with people across multiple teams, such as Social Media, Videography/Photography, Customer Service, Copywriters, Designers, Programmers etc. Acquire status updates from team members while providing weekly updates to brand owner/leadership Tracks, analyze, and inform leadership on how the content output and sales are performingQualifications:Knowledge regarding the use of digital tools and technology understanding long term objects related to brand digital outputs and their goals Bachelor's degree in Marketing, Communications, or other relevant area 3-5 years experience in project management Excellent verbal and written communication skills both in English and Spanish
Senior UX Designer
Our client, a transformational digital agency is looking for a Sr. UX Designer to join their team for a very exciting opportunity to work alongside a leading UX team on an ONSITE contract to hire opportunity in Miami, FL.In this role, you will engage in the conception of ideas and conduction of user research, surveys and interviews, and translating them into user flows, sitemaps, customer journey maps, wireframes, mockups and prototypesResponsibilities:Design and deliver wireframes, user stories, user journeys, and mockups optimized for a wide range of devices and interfaces Identify design problems and devise solutions Engage in the client's product vision by researching, conceiving, sketching, prototyping, and user-testing experiences for digital products Make strategic design and UX decisions related to core and new features and functionsQualifications:Expert knowledge of UX Software such as Sketch, XD, InVision, UXPin 5+ years experience in UX design with deep understanding in using best practices to design solutions, and mobile-first and responsive design Solid understanding of user-centered design (UCD), planning and conducting user research, user testing, A/B testing, rapid prototyping, heuristic analysis, usability and accessibility concerns Ability to work with clients in order to understand detailed requirements and design complete user experiences that meet client needs and vision Must be able to clearly and effectively communicate design processes, ideas, and solutions to teams and clients Ability to work in a team setting including synthesizing abstract ideas into concrete design implicationsDoes this sound like you? Apply today!
Our client, a globally recognized tech brand, is looking to hire a Strategic Planner for a freelance to possible full time opportunity in Miami, FL.In this role you will help ensure the flawless development and execution of marketing communications in support of the business goals.Responsibilities:Oversees account planning function, collaborating with marketing, sales, revenue and other teams to devise integrated marketing briefs for top tier advertising, branding, and product launch initiatives Clearly outlines campaign goals, sets measurable KPIs, and analyzes effectiveness of campaign in market Coordinate and deliver competitive reviews and market snapshots Analyze and forecast current market challenges, provides competitive analysis, and puts forth marketing solutions Collaborate with various internal teams to identify and prioritize key marketing challenges and opportunities for the regionQualifications:Experience devising strategic direction and overseeing effective implementation of integrated product marketing campaigns across multiple consumer channels 5+ years experience and deep understanding of brand communications Very solid skills in core areas: business and brand strategy, insights and research, media and communications planning Can set and manage project plans, from big picture to individual channel activation breakdown A wide range of experience working on rands that tell inspiring and engaging stories Experience with partnering with creative people across several fields such as advertising, print, retail, interactive, video Proven experience in business problem identification and resolution Strong knowledge of the Channel environment Bilingual in Spanish or Portuguese a PLUS!
Senior UX Specialist
Onward Search is hiring a Sr. UX Specialist for a luxury travel and tourism brand in Miami, FL.This individual will partner with cross-functional teams within the corporation and external partners to design, build, launch, and market new site enhancements.This person will be responsible for ensuring the best possible user experience, satisfaction and conversion across the company’s website and application and will leverage data and business understanding to ensure new and existing products ensuring customers a seamless, intuitive and positive user experience. RESPONSIBILITIES:Define product requirements and lead successful execution of site and app enhancements Engage closely with content, development, UX and design teams to help determine the best technical implementation/design while balancing business needs Use A/B Testing, analytics, market research, usability studies, and competitive analysis to drive decision making Define and proactively monitor key performance metrics to support and inform product decisions. Engage in problem solving with analytics to determine trends and root causes. Partner with Customer Support teams in solving pain points for our users. Responsible for visitor feedback program, tracking & solutions based on results Focus on conversion / usability / overall experience across all owned digital platforms Work closely with Testing, Analytics, Search, Redesign agency, and broader marketing team to ensure consistency and max performance Partner with Digital Design team and UX team to bring recommendations to life across the company’s website and application. Partner with Legal, Privacy, and Compliance teams to ensure the products we deliver are within regulatory boundaries. Define launch plans for enhancements by identifying new opportunities Regularly collect and assess competitive Insights (merchandising, optimizations, new site/booking/e-commerce features). Get hands-on with data analysis and customer research to drive discovery and ensure the right problems are identified along with the most fitting solution. Define the strategy and multi-year roadmap for all digital experience platforms Work with Optimization & Analytics Specialist to measure KPIs for all enhancements and report on performance of all newly implemented enhancements Manage optimization and testing budgets and solutions where necessary.QUALIFICATIONS:Bachelor's Degree in Digital/Online Marketing, eCommerce, UX, Digital Merchandising or related field of study; or any equivalent combination of relevant education, experience and training. 3-5 years of experience in an eCommerce environment Minimum of 2 years of experience in website optimization and website product management Experience with agile methodology Experience in leading initiatives to success through collaborating with cross-functional teams and influencing others without direct authority Strong knowledge of online marketing fundamentals and UX best practices Solid decision-making skills sufficient to evaluate and decide on site content placement and product merchandising opportunities Experience with website redesign projects and/or leading site optimization activities Deep understanding of e-Commerce analytics, KPI creation and measurement, testing tools and landing page optimization Strong understanding of web design principles and usability practices, and experience with application of such knowledge Strong verbal and written communication skills to write clear and concise briefs and to communicate with cross-functional teams on progress, plans and results Interpersonal and business skills to interact with all levels of team members effectively CURRENT PORTFOLIODoes this sound like you? Apply today!
Manager, Product Development (Youth & Family Activities)
Onward Search is hiring 2 Managers, Product Development (Youth & Family Activities) 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.This role will lead all activities and programming, concept development efforts geared towards children and familiesResponsibilities:Will develop youth and family ideas and concepts that are grounded in consumer insights that will surprise and delight and live up to the brand promise Analyze a wide variety of data to make data driven recommendations for concepts and lead innovation by developing experiences that directly respond to consumer desires/needs Create presentations showcasing the strategy and concept to share recommendations with senior management and CEO Partner with the Insights & Analytics team to develop research plans to guide concept development that will strengthen the equity of the brand and deliver exceptional consumer experiences supporting long term strategyQualifications:Proven track record of leading teams through ideation and design of guest experience products 5+ years business, product/brand marketing or strategy experience 5+ years youth/family and activities/education/recreation experience Strong creative thinking with ability to develop innovative ideas and creative problem solutions Experience developing strategic framework and design experience concepts Ability to analyze data and research results to make recommendations Proven ability to collaborate with others, plus the ability to build strong and sustainable relationships, and the capability to interact with all levels of the organization Must have strong business acumen, willingness to take personal initiative, strong storytelling and presentation skills Excellent oral and written communication skills; experience presenting to executive leadership Bachelor's degree required; MBA preferredDoes this sound like you? Apply today!