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Design Operation Systems Admin
LOCATION: NEWARK, CA JOB DESCRIPTION: Our client, a top electronics manufacturer located in Newark is looking to hire a Design Operations Systems Admin for a 6+ month opportunity. This person will be responsible for managing documentation services to support the companies: Digital asset management, which includes system integration, implementation, maintenance Ongoing support of internal, external and partners DAM systems. Packaging documentation including design structure and graphic files, BOMs (Bills of Materials, including part numbers creation, releases, change orders and end to end process. RESPONSIBILITIES, SKILLS AND EXPERIENCE: Work collaboratively with internal clients to deliver solutions that meet business objectives and assure high quality to meet schedule Create and manage BOM part numbers for all packaging elements, including but not limited to original design and localization of graphics, structure and documentation, and all other supporting files Version control and change management Start workflows for design work and localization Requires strong interpersonal communication, flexibility, multi-tasking, and a teamwork ethic Digital Asset Management systems (DAMs) Agile-Product Life Cycle Management System Office Suite (Excel, Word) and Google Apps Understanding of BOM structures Understanding of retail packaging development Understanding of graphics development processes Previous experience in the retail consumer electronics industry is a plus BA degree or 5 years equivalent work experience Do the prospects of this job interest you then apply now!
Our client, a container platform market for apps, is looking for a Web Designer with 5-7 years of experience. They are looking for an experienced web designer who will design user-centric digital experiences. This person will be helping a backlog of 10 design projects that are ready to hand over to a designer. The bulk of your work will be creating new web templates and making improvements to existing templates on the company website. This person can work remotely. Responsibilities: Creating web templates Adjusting existing web templates to be more UX-friendly Interpret the project brief from concept to low fidelity to high fidelity Designing digital experiences with focus on leveraging the Web to drive demand Experience with persona-driven UX strategies throughout the design and content development process Intermediary for all details from design to web developer Experience: 5-7 years’ of experience designing and driving enhancements for corporate marketing websites Previous experience working within B2B/SaaS companies Must be an expert in wireframing, prototype development, UX & UI design, and responsive and mobile designs Knowledge of web browser’s technical limitations and experience working within them Ability to multi-task between web development and web maintenance projects as needed Highly proficient in Adobe Photoshop, Illustrator, and/or Sketch
Onward Search has an exciting opportunity for a Creative Director with 8+ years of experience to join a growing hip SF design agency! They’re looking for a top-notch CD. If the right side of your brain and the left side of your brain know how to team up to get stuff done, this may be the job for you. This person should be a solid lead designer, that wants to manage a team. This person will report to the agencies Managing Director. Responsibilities Lead and guide a team of 6+ designers while maintaining client relationships Client facing expert - you understand the strategy around those relationships Experience Experience in an agency, inhouse or big tech (B2B) company (is ideal) Experience with clients - Track record of making all that happen. 1+ years managing a team of some size - Would manage 6-7 designers 4+ years experience designing for print & digital advertising High level proficiency in Adobe Design Suite Emerging expertise in InVision & Sketch
Global Communications Company is seeking an Accessibility Specialist to join them onsite in Sunnyvale Ca for a 6 month+ project with the likelihood to go perm. This role demands someone who enjoys engaging and working with a variety of people at all levels of the company and with a variety of cross-functional teams on multiple products simultaneously. A successful candidate will have excellent oral and written communication skills and be able to clearly articulate technical concepts and issues to designers, software engineers, and product managers Skills: 5+ years of experience in creating or evaluating digital product accessibility Certified OTA, MA degree or equivalent in HCI, Education, Special Education, Disability Studies, or Vocational Rehabilitation Demonstrable public speaking and presentation skills Strong written communication skills Expert using assistive technology such as VoiceOver, TalkBack, NVDA, JAWS, ZoomText, switches and alternate input devices, and other assistive technology with mobile devices. Strong knowledge of industry accessibility guidelines and best practices such as WCAG 2.0 and 2.1, CVAA, and Section 508. Apply now to be considered!
Print Designer (Editorial/Trade Books)
Our client, a publishing company, is looking for a Print Designer (Editorial/Trade Books) with 3+ years of experience. This is a contract-to-hire role, 40 hrs/wk onsite in San Francisco, CA. This person will be responsible for the cover and interior design for a diverse list of trade books including art books, novels, and graphic novels. The ideal candidate will have a passion for great design, a commercial sensibility, and a strong interest in entertainment and pop culture. Responsibilities: Executes design and overall visual development of trade books—from initial concept through print production— in a variety of formats, including illustrated books, art books, novels, and graphic novels Collaborates closely with the Editorial Director, Executive Editor, and Creative Director on concept development and execution Works with stakeholders (editors, authors, and licensing partners) to address feedback and revise layout and designs if necessary Hires and manages freelance designers, artists, illustrators, and photographers Designs and prepares select promotional and advertising materials for licensing, sales and marketing initiatives Interacts extensively with colleagues in other departments (Marketing, Sales, PR, etc.) to facilitate unified approaches to brand identity and product presentation Under guidance of Creative Director, collaborates with other designers on large-scale illustrated publishing projects Experience: Experience with Adobe Digital Publishing Suite, HTML, and other digital publishing tools Experience and knowledge of page layout and typography fundamentals a MUST Experience and knowledge of print treatments and file preparation PREFERRED Knowledge of effective design strategies, particularly as applied to the publishing and entertainment industries Strong creative aesthetic and a demonstrated interest in book design a MUST Ability to successfully interact with prepress operators (both external and internal) to provide guidance and maintain the quality of product Proficiency with Mac operating systems and standard productivity software, including Microsoft Office suite and email clients Ability to speak, read, and write effectively in English Ability to pay strong attention to detail Ability to prioritize and balance multiple projects simultaneously Ability to manage time effectively and meet deadlines Ability to communicate and interact professionally with culturally diverse clients, providers,and staff Ability to work effectively in a small organization with an emphasis on teamwork Does this sound like you, then do not hesitate to apply!
Onward Search has a new opportunity for a freelance Marketing Analyst with a huge client. The opportunity has an immediate start onsite at our client’s office in San Francisco, CA. Our client is looking for an individual who has passion for data. If you live and breathe data, don’t waste this opportunity and apply right now! RESPONSIBILITIES Keyword analysis and optimization to increase store visibility through search Optimize the conversion of the stores landing pages (creatives and copy including). Create, execute, and track test leveraging analytics tools (SensorTower, AppAnnie, StoreMaven, etc.). Share best practices and ASO insights constantly with the internal teams. Other responsibilities as required/necessary. QUALIFICATIONS Bachelor’s degree in a related field would be beneficial. Strong knowledge of A/B Testing Concepts. Excellent writing skills (SEO oriented). Proficiency in Microsoft Office Suite (experience with Tableau is a plus). Previous experience working with the google play and apple app store is preferred. Must have a data-driven mindset. Organized, great eye for detail, and ability to work well independently. Impeccable analytical, proactive, and communication skills. A motivated team player with willingness to learn. Data-oriented and/or user acquisition marketing experience is preferred.
Our client, a top lifestyle company located in SF is looking to hire an Associate Copywriter for a 3+ month assignment. The ideal candidate for this role is a highly creative collaborative person who has great attention to detail and keeps things positive. This role will involve writing across digital, web, social, experiential, print and email. Requirements, Skills and Experience: 2–4 years of copywriting experience Proven track record of maintaining copy style and tone across all channels Experience writing for web, print and other mediums Great work ethic and even better sense of humor Eye for detail Takes direction well and clearly communicates Working knowledge of Google docs, sheets and slides Working knowledge of InVision Agency experience is preferred Must have a portfolio of work samples Apply now!
Onward Search has a new opportunity with a big client for a Communications Manager. This freelance opportunity has an immediate start at our client’s office in San Francisco, CA. The ideal candidate should, amongst other factors, be a driven individual with an ability to manage a program internally as well as externally. If this sounds like you, apply right now! RESPONSIBILITIES Create activations with key partners. Support the execution of marketing strategies and PR. Partner up with internal HR, communications, and Culture Transformation teams to inspire other employees to live by the company’s purpose. Collaborate with corporate comms, consumer comms, social media, and marketing teams in order to execute the global communications strategy. Manage relationships and alignment with our partners and potential partners as well as our Foundation. Direct and manage an internal and external program. Be brief spokespeople for media interviews related to the program. Activate key partnerships including planning events with foundations. Pinpoint and deliver opportunities to activate the programs, commercial partners. Manage another externship program with HR. Work closely with agencies, the broader communications, and marketing teams to maximize promotional efforts for the program. Provide ongoing monthly reporting to the leadership team, CEO, and entertainment genre teams on the program. QUALIFICATIONS BS/BA degree or equivalent related experience. Must have 7 to 10 years of relevant experience (PR, corporate communications, social purpose). Previous experience in social good and managing CSR or purpose strategies. Prior experience working with external partners to create and socialize assets through a variety of channels (press announcements, events, social and traditional media, blog posts, internal communications, etc.). Ability to monitor industry trends and recognize opportunities. Must be an effective project manager and event planner, who keeps a variety of stakeholders informed and on track to execute. Strong collaboration skills and ability to work across a variety of disciplines, teams, and personalities. Someone with passion and creativity around the brand’s purpose and storytelling. A self-motivated individual with an innovative spirit Does this sound like you? Apply today!
Onward Search has an exciting opportunity for an Account Manager with 3+ years of experience to join a growing hip SF design agency! This is a contract-to-hire role, 40 hrs/wk onsite in San Francisco. This Account Manager will be responsible to build client relationships, manage projects and inspire designers. You will be partnering with two other account leads, a project manager, a creative director and five designers to serve key B2B tech clients. These accounts move fast and we deliver a lot of work. That means processing client needs quickly and moving solutions ahead even more quickly, without losing sight of the details. You will need to lead with competence-based confidence, and while you will oversee many routine projects, your talents should really shine through when a client has a new problem, and/or needs to you get a job done despite information gaps. This person should be a great communicator – someone capable of nuanced written and spoken interactions that can build rapport while setting expectations. This person will be reporting to an Account Director. Experience: Great client relationship skills Strong strategic thinking and problem-solving skills Effective project management skills – ideally including experience with a broad range of print and digital project types A level of marketing and design insight that allows you to speak confidently and productively with team members and clients Comfort with managing several priorities at once, under time pressure Ability to work in Basecamp and FunctionPoint Apply now to learn more about this job!
Global client in Palo Alto is seeking a Technical Writer to join them for a contract opportunity with long term potential. This person will: * Write and QA all of the text for new console. * Update the existing user-facing documentation, to reflect all of the console changes in the docs. * Write user-facing text for approximately 100 error messages. The ideal candidate should be comfortable working with software engineers, development managers and program managers - and be proactive about gathering requirements from them. The candidate will also be expected to offer suggestions on how to improve the existing text, on the screen and in the documentation. required skills: Experience designing and delivering documentation for software developers. Experience working directly with development teams. Experience with XML-based publishing systems Bonus skills: Previous experience working with database products, especially SQL solutions (such as PostgreSQL, MySQL, Oracle, or SQL Server). Experience with web services and related technologies. Does this sound like you, apply now to learn more!