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Freelance Print Packaging Producer
Onward Search is working with a global beauty brand to fill a Print Producer/PM role on their team. This person will manage new product launches, restage programs, with a strong focus on packaging projects, sets and print assets. This is an ongoing onsite position starting in about 2 weeks. Details: Comfortable being the liaison between Marketing, PR, and Creative on secure assets are within brand guidelines and delivered on time Understanding of working with global brands The ability to manage multiple projects simultaneously under tight time lines. Experience working on brochures, marketing materials, print collateral and more Background: 3+ years Producer/Project Management experience Experience on Beauty, Fashion or Lifestyle brand Strong organization and communication Interested? Please apply today!
Digital Content Designer
Freelance Mid-Level Art Director
Our client, a strategic boutique creative agency, is looking for a multifaceted and strategic Art Director for a freelance position. There may be an opportunity for a permanent role down the line. What you’ll be doing: Create innovative 360 campaigns including digital, social, content, experiential and print brand experiences While working from existing brands, or creating new ones, you’ll create advertising and experiential materials for a variety of clients You’ll work with other team members and your creative director to brainstorm new concepts, develop pieces that could run in traditional advertising vehicles or be shared on social media You'll play a crucial role in developing strategies for your clients based on objectives as set out by the client and your team About you: 3-4 years of experience at a creative agency as an Art Director Great storytelling ability through your client’s brands Expert understanding of the digital, social and new media technologies and platforms Impeccable skills in researching of imagery to be used in pitches and consumer-facing executions Demonstrate your conceptual creativity both in strategy and execution Experience with using After Effects to create motion design/graphics An in-depth knowledge of traditional, digital and social media strategy Resume and samples of strategic and creative work Interested in this role? Apply now with your resume and portfolio!
PMO Project manager
One of our Fortune 500 Pharma clients is looking for a PMO Project Manager with proven experience in a CGI (Computer Generated Imaging) environment and has a thorough understanding of CGI production processes and timelines. You should be a detailed-oriented, self-starter who can identify and adapt to the team's needs as needed. You will ably communicate with people at all levels as you work with your team to ensure that projects deliver on time and within budget. As a Project Manager, you will contribute to the organization in these ways: You will develop project timelines and track project progress You will work with project teams to identify and address critical path or road block issues and develop mitigation plans accordingly You will identify key integration points to ensure collaboration across multiple activities or capabilities Requirements: Update and maintain Design project database You will maintain a detailed working knowledge of relevant Design policies and procedures, And you will collaborate with project team members to plan and execute projects according to those policies and procedures You will be responsible for communicating project status to the team Routine communication includes: hosting weekly update meetings, project meeting minutes, performance-to-project plan, project risks and other project status or details as needed. You will communicate across all levels as you coordinate scheduling, communications and planning with project team, stakeholders, and external vendors You will coordinate and manage workshop production, including venue selection, logistics, planning, catering, back-of-house organization and documentation coordination You will coordinate research activities, including logistics, scheduling, planning and documentation coordination Qualifications: Bachelor’s degree required. A minimum of 4-7 years experience Previous experience within consumer products, pharma, or medical devices preferred Project management training and excellent planning and project management skills preferred Project management certification a plus but not required Strong experience using Microsoft Project required Excellent written and verbal skills Strong analytical aptitude with creative abilities Ability to facilitate the generation of detailed and accurate, risk-adjusted project plans and track against them Ability to manage multiple projects at one time
We are recruiting for an Operations Analyst to join the team of one of our fortune 500 Pharma clients. The Operations Analyst I is a solid communicator and critical component of the Design Operations Team who interacts routinely with design teams and leaders while supporting the functions of Finance, Procurement, Legal, Quality and Compliance. In this role, you are responsible for maintaining and refining both new and existing tools, systems and data collection processes. Additionally, you will use your strong analytical skills to assess financial and operational information. You will successfully ensure accurate spend tracking and monitoring via SAP, Ariba and internal data collection. You will execute purchase orders and ensure availability of funds as needed. You will follow up on multiple projects and keep the Manager of Design Operations and the Finance Business Partner informed of project developments and challenges. You will partner with Finance and Procurement on strategies and activities, including high probability funding, vendor spend analysis and vendor platform migration. This position also assumes ownership of certain aspects of the Operations function, independently manages work load and coordinates deadlines in a collaborative and cross-functional environment. Qualifications: A minimum of a Bachelor’s degree in business administration with focus on finance or operations is required. A minimum of 4 years of experience in similar capacity is required Experience with corporate in-house vendor management is preferred Strong data analytical and problem-solving abilities as well as excellent communication and influencing skills are required Extensive Excel, Filemaker Pro and Microsoft Office experience (on a MAC platform) required Aptitude to simultaneously coordinate multiple projects of varying complexity is required Customer-focused, articulate, passionate, independent, collaborative, flexible, creative, innovative and self-motivated
One of our financial services clients is looking for a graphic designer to join their team. This role in the Customer Experience Business Management Office will be an integral part of the Business Management team and provide support to the Chief Customer and Digital Experience Office and the Customer and Digital Experience leadership team. The ideal candidate for this position will have worked for financial services clients for a minimum of 3 years. The role will require a deep understanding of data visualization and infographics. One of the key responsibilities will be to simplify and translate analytical messages into visual forms in PowerPoint. He/She will produce highly polished C-level presentations for internal and external meetings/conferences as well as internal newsletters, marketing, signage and collateral. Understanding of Enterprise level corporate branding will be helpful. Key Responsibilities: Data Visualization & High-end Graphics Work closely with Customer and Digital Experience Leadership and Business Management team on simplifying and transferring data into compelling visual formats Build and enhance PowerPoint slides with messages for C-Level communication (i.e. Conferences, Board Meetings) Produce visuals for “boards / posters” to be used in executive presentations Design and produce compelling internal newsletters, marketing, signage and collateral Produce mobile-optimized templates for emails and newsletters Create exciting formats, banners and graphic treatments Other skills: Able to handle end-to-end communication with Printer on all printed materials (Expert in all Print formats) Categorize assets and files for distributions Key Qualifications: Strong ability to create in Outlook and other email programs Bachelor's degree 3+ years of working with financial services client Deep knowledge/experience in infographics and data visualization Skilled in marketing and newsletter production and design Proficient in Adobe InDesign, Illustrator and Photoshop Proficient in Adobe Premiere and After Effects Versatile in PowerPoint – Enterprise level Themes, Master, Animation, Transitions (Windows environment – Keynote not apply) Agile team player and problem solver Strong organizational skills, ability to juggle multiple projects at one time and enjoys working in a high-demand atmosphere Experience interacting with financial services executives Strong attention to detail and follow through Advanced PC skills, extremely proficient in Microsoft Office software (Outlook, Word, PowerPoint, etc.) and experience in working with technology such as SharePoint
Senior Packaging Manager
Our client, a consumer products company, is seeking a Sr. Packaging Manager for a 6-month assignment. This person will lead a team of 12 and be responsible for packaging deliverables to internal and external clients. The ideal candidate has toy industry experience; consumer products and experience working with licensors are musts. We're looking for someone who is very comfortable presenting to outside clients. Individual will be responsible for: Managing packaging development for multiple categories of business across multiple brands ensuring innovative and compelling packaging is developed Aligning closely with marketing to provide strategic brand direction to the Department Driving the creative process and directing the graphics and structure team in all aspects of design and development Reviewing project status on a weekly basis with cross-functional team members ensuring goals are attained Developing and delivering compelling materials for key presentations such as working reviews, line reviews, licensor meetings and toy fair events Managing the packaging budget balancing internal and external resources Exploring and implementing new technologies including new software and hardware critical to developing skills and product efficiencies Maintaining up to date knowledge of industry standards through research and direct contact with vendors and industry experts Managing, coaching/developing and motivating a team of packaging designers Skills: Previous experience managing a team of packaging designers Demonstrated knowledge of and creativity in the packaging field with the ability to drive innovative solutions Excellent communications skills (verbal and written) Excellent interpersonal skills with the ability to build strong professional relationships with partners inside and outside the organization Strong leadership skills with the demonstrated ability coach, train/develop and motivate a creative team Strong time management skills with the ability to manage multiple priorities simultaneously and meet deadlines Ability to translate strategic direction into tactical plans for the department Experience working with licensors preferred Education: BS Degree in Packaging Science, Graphic Design, Industrial Design, Fine Arts or related (or equivalent) 12 years of Packaging Experience in toys or similar Consumer Products Company (or Master’s Degree and 10 years of experience)
Our client, a strategic boutique creative agency, is looking for an experienced Junior Graphic Designer for a freelance position with the potential to go permanent. This role will start onsite in NYC immediately in the new year. What you’ll be doing: From day one, you’ll contribute to the creation and implementation of graphic designs that translate brand messages while maximizing current technologies and trends. You’ll also work as part of a team to brainstorm ideas for presentations, trade shows and other needs. Skills: Strong design abilities in a variety of areas including line looks, logos, typography, basic structural studies and more Take creative direction and execute into thought out designs Ability to independently manage projects Creative department trafficking skills Strong understanding of the digital, social and new media technologies and platforms Experience with creating work with motion graphics, GIF’s, etc Presentation Design skills in Keynote Requirements: 1-2 years of design experience Experience with 360 artwork including use of new media Expertise with designing presentations in Keynote Experience with industry standard Adobe design software on a Mac Up-to-date resume and portfolio Please apply with your portfolio today!
UI and UX Designer
Our client, a strategic boutique creative agency, is looking for an experienced UI Designer with strong UX skills for a freelance position with the potential to go permanent. This role will start immediately in the new year. What you’ll be doing: While driving the visual design of the agency and client’s web properties and applications, you’ll work with the development team from concept to implementation and think about your concepts from multiple angles. You will build new and improved visual treatments that keep the user in mind. These could include animations as well as new, interactive tools. Skill Set: Exceptional interactive design abilities An understanding of user behaviors as they relate to web design Visual Design for Digital applications Experience with UI/UX development An understanding of UX design across mobile and desktop platforms Experience with UX design, especially building and editing wireframes Presentation skills and exceptional communication skills Comfort with prototype software A handle on trends in user interface design trends Expert understanding of the digital, social and new media technologies and platforms Requirements: 3-4+ years of UI experience with at least 1 year with some UX design experience Bachelor’s degree in art or design Up-to-date resume and portfolio Proficiency with current design software including wireframing tools SaS experience is a plus but not a mandatory