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Senior UX Designer
Onward Search has a new opportunity with a big financial client in Jersey City, NJ. This opportunity is for a UX Designer that can start immediately onsite at our client’s office. In this role, you will leverage your deep understanding of experience design for digital products. This is a hands-on and very collaborative designer role, if you’re interested apply right now! RESPONSIBILITIES Find ways of incorporating the customer experience into daily work Work closely with and contribute to the success of a multidisciplinary team Contribute to high performing teams through the development of self and others, emphasizing continuous learning and growth Distill complicated problems into simple and elegant solutions Accurately make decisions that guide the product direction with little information Research and look for opportunities to solve problems in unusual and innovative ways Understand the technical limitations and liberties behind your decisions and be able to communicate your ideas to our engineers Deliver solutions (research findings, design concepts, content) and participate in critique process to improve design acceptance QUALIFICATIONS Must have 3 to 5 years of design experience Bachelor's Degree or equivalent practical work experience in design Strong online portfolio demonstrating superior product design experiences (required for application) Strong understanding of what makes an experience good or bad by thinking through user problems, find reasonable solutions, mock them up in detail, and work with engineers to build them Ability to influence others and provide thought leadership on design Knowledge and deep understanding of composition, balance, symmetry, and white space Ability to apply both form and function within it while maintaining simplicity Understanding of application of design systems, experience with Sketch, Invision and Figma Does this sound like you? Apply today!
Senior Art Director
Our client, a Pharmaceutical Advertising Agency, is looking for a Sr. Art Director to join their team. We are looking for candidates with the following skillset and experience to fill the role. Senior Art Director Responsibilities: Working with copy counterparts to produce assets for multi-channel campaigns. Creating layouts and designs that command attention and aligned with brand identity/guidelines, print and digital. Managing and/or delegating to designers and art directors and also working independently, often under tight deadlines while juggling multiple projects. Providing constructive feedback to elevate other's work and skill. Developing and maintaining relationships with clients, demonstrating understanding of their brand(s) and relevant marketing challenges. Consistently share work with the manager and copy partners for input during the design process. Representing the agency at client meetings with other team members. Assuring that junior art directors are mentored to maintain the expectations of both agency and client. Managing your workload and partnering with the Project Manager to maximize productivity, delegating both projects and deadlines. Senior Art Directors Requirements: 4+ years' advertising agency experience (pharma or healthcare). Expertise in Adobe Creative Suite (Photoshop, InDesign, Illustrator). BA degree Proven history of creative ability and good judgment in the design process. Ability to effectively collaborate with copy and account teams to deliver campaigns that exceed client and agency expectations. Understanding of MLR requirements. Strong interest in science and healthcare. Does this sound like you? Apply today!
Onward Search has a new exciting position with a big client in Ewing, NJ. This opportunity is for a Sales Coordinator who can start immediately onsite at our client’s office. Our client is looking for an individual who is passionate about traveling and finding creative solutions to problems. If this sounds like you, apply right now! RESPONSIBILITIES: Management of the E-mail Asset Collection process Upload, test, and schedule creative assets using DFP (Google Ad Manager) across Cruise Critic sites Maintain sponsorship schedule and gather components on time every week (CC E-Letter, Deal of the Week, CC E-blast, Cruise Sails, and Luxury Cruise Sails) Creation of Sales materials (Ad product One-Sheeters, Sales Decks, and Business Rules_ Assist Sales Planners in the creation and revision of campaign proposals Management of the post launch process, including setting up campaign reports in DFP and supplying screenshots to clients. Provide Exact Target reports to clients that purchased Sponsorships for all Cruise Critic sites (US, UK, and AU) Ownership of the Advertorial/Sponsorship Content Optimization and Reporting process Aid in improving billing efficiencies of the validation process during month end close HIRING REQUIREMENTS Must have a BA or BS Must have at least 2 years of work experience, preferably in online search and display advertising Flexibility with schedule/hours to work with local and remote sales team Previous experience with trafficking and ad serving technology – Google Ad Manager preferred Proficiency in Excel Detail-oriented and strong organizational skills Ability to multi-task in a fast-paced environment Does this sound like you? Apply today!
Program Manager needed for an ongoing contract opportunity with a global client in the Basking Ridge, NJ area. Reporting into the Product team, the Program Manager will work collaboratively as part of a larger business-unit, coordinating external dependencies when needed and participating in regular cross-departmental stand-ups and quarterly planning activities. The Program Manager will also provide support to their agile team and broader stakeholders in longer-term release planning, product road mapping, capacity planning, and quarterly release planning and to communicate goals and resource-allocation to the larger organization. Responsibilities Serve as the Project Manager/ ScrumMaster/ Kanban Process Engineer on 2-3 development teams. Act as a servant-leader and process coach to your teams, helping them reach higher levels of agile adoption. Facilitate decision-making and communication between the team, product owner and organizational leadership. Assist the Product lead with reporting status, long-term planning, and meeting external and internal milestones and releases.
Onward Search has an exciting new opportunity with a big client for a freelance UX Designer. This opportunity has an immediate start onsite at our client’s office in Jersey City, NJ. Our client is looking for an energetic and innovative UX Designer. If this sounds like you, apply today! RESPONSIBILITIES Leverage a deep understanding of experience design for digital products. Be the forefront of the brand’s efforts. Be directly responsible for decisions that form our client and advisor experiences. Collaborate with a multi-disciplinary team (researchers, content writers, product managers, engineers, and business partners). Deliver unique and innovative financial digital products and services of all kinds, including trading, and advice platforms. Actively involved in defining product strategy. QUALIFICATIONS Bachelor's Degree or equivalent practical work experience in Design. At least 6 years of related experience. A strong online portfolio demonstrating superior product design experiences (required for application). Deep understanding of the technical limitations and liberties behind decisions. Enough chops to communicate your ideas to engineers. Previous experience designing for the web and understanding how to apply both form and function within it while maintaining simplicity. Constantly pushing your limits and searching for opportunities to become better Team collaboration and communication skills. Passionate about user research and you place the customer’s needs above your own preferences Understanding of what makes an experience good or bad. Ability to think through user problems, find reasonable solutions, mock them up in detail, and work with engineers to build them Does this sound like you? Apply today!