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Onward Search is on the hunt for a UX Designer to join our tech client for a 3+ month contract assignment. You will report to the Director of UX and be responsible for hands-on UX Design, and annotations on the development of digital products. We are seeking UX Designers who meet the following requirements: UX Design for mobile and desktop 5+ years working as a UX product designer. Experience as an in-house designer preferred. The portfolio that showcases strong critical thinking skills and demonstrates concepts to detailed wires. Highly proficient UX skills – Wireframing, low/mid-fidelity prototyping, user empathy, use cases, detailed UX specs, etc Hands-on experience working with UI, Motion, Copy, Developers, UX Researchers & Product in collaborative team environments. Highly Preferred: Experience in launching a product and the maintenance that comes after the fact (working with developers, incremental improvements, re-envisioning features per usage data) A degree in Human-Computer Interaction (HCI) is a plus but not required.
Creative Project Manager
Onward Search has an awesome opportunity for a stellar temp Project Manager with our client, an award-winning, global creative studio. As a Project Manager, you’ll be responsible for managing the successful development and delivery of a wide range of projects and programs of work. You will translate briefs, plan, measure and manage diligently to time and to budget, but also to the quality that we are known for. You will facilitate the multi-discipline team to deliver the creative excellence that we hold at the core of who we are as a company. This is an on-site, contract to hire opportunity located in SF that kicks-off ASAP! Responsibilities: Deliver global and local projects and programs of work Work in close collaboration with our Creative and Consultants Leads to manage and grow client relationships, providing structure, support, experience and insight into the working relationship Confidently and proactively manage client relationships (up to 3-4 clients) Intuitive project management skills Confidence and ease with writing scopes of work, creating and maintaining project plans and budgets Contribute to the productivity and motivation of the studio Able to communicate clearly with all partners and team members Can work well within tight deadlines Encourage the best practice of studio tools Support junior team members Requirements: 3-5+ years’ experience working in account management, project management, production, etc. Positive, energetic, and curious with a can-do attitude! Dedicated to creative excellence no matter what hoops need to be jumped through Incredibly organized and with an eye for detail Hungry to learn and ready to share cutting edge ideas and processes with team members Must have current and sound knowledge of branding and design processes Apply now to learn more!
Our healthcare client is seeking a UX DESIGNER who can manage the UX, UI, Research, Design for a busy HR department's website/portal. This is a 6 month contract, 40 hrs/wk onsite in Oakland, CA. *Potential to convert to full time for the right candidate. The ideal candidate has worked with vendor/products that may have design and ux limitations and can find user experience solutions within those limitations. This role oversees the vendor and it's team of ux designers while simultaneously participating in the design, the research, and the user experience. You will be documenting requirements, presenting new ideas and creating prototypes for the vendor to use based on testing and research. You'll work with internal teams such as Creative, Technology, Product Management, Marketing to determine what improvements and changes need to be requested from the vendor. SKILLS & REQUIREMENTS: 3-5 years in user experience BA in related field Excellent communicator between client and vendors as well as internally with teams that are affected by the ux of this web portal UX Design, UI Design, UX Research experience Able to provide prototypes, workflow plans, wireframes, design elements to the outside vendor and their team of designers and oversee the results Have an understanding of limitations of the portal and constantly try to improve the user's experience despite those limits Accustomed to working alone and being self-motivated Maintain a professional representation of the client to the vendor when working alongside them Experience with HR, intranets and personalized user experiences needed Experience with UserZoom preferred Use of Axure and Sketch required Prefer Agile but similar tools ok
Media Program Manager
Our client, a financial services company, is looking for a Media Program Manager with 5-10 years’ experience. Their Brand Advertising team is growing, and we are seeking a Media Program Manager to help drive their media planning and management efforts. In this position, you will play a key role in all aspects of the national media plan. Responsibilities: Play a critical role in developing and managing the annual media planning process, including strategic briefs, plan development, and testing into new channels Recommend and maintain strategic principles that inform media planning and buying Follow the media marketplace to remain up to date on the latest media trends Identify opportunities and emerging media trends that impact their target prospect Monitor media delivery, budgets, authorizations, and approvals Effectively partner with their media buying agency Evaluate media effectiveness through first party and 3rd party data Develop detailed understanding of media measurement as well as evaluation standards Develop and maintain regular executive reporting that provides a clear and concise view of their media plan Review, route, and approve media invoices Participate in the exploration and analysis of new media opportunities across channels, platforms, and countries Design testing approaches for any new media opportunities Experience 5-10 years’ experience as a Media Manager/Buyer; experience with TV media required Experience identifying target audiences and devising effective media strategies Experience partnering with or managing a media agency Excellent understanding of the full media landscape, particularly TV Strong analytical skills partnered with a creative mind Up to date with latest trends and marketing best practices
Social Media Specialist
Are you fascinated with how social media has changed the landscape of how we do business? Well, our client is too and could use someone like you on their team. Onward Search is seeking a Social Media Specialist for a 6+ month contract opportunity working with one of our top client’s in San Francisco, CA. Job Responsibilities: Own day-to-day management of all social media platforms, including scheduling, posting, and analyzing all social content across the platforms. Manage the social media content calendar and operational tasks to ensure posts are scheduled accordingly and accurately Develop a deep understanding of the company’s social media audience and collaborate with content producers to continually improve engagement Partner with community managers across all platforms, promoting positive brand conversations, cultivating engagement, and addressing complaints Work cross functionally with all internal teams to identify new opportunities to evolve the social media strategy – including social exclusive promotions, live event coverage, and social-first campaign launchesPartner with Social Media Lead to define measurable goals and set benchmarks; deliver weekly, monthly and quarterly performance reports Manage the collection, curation and integration of user-generated content on social medi Skills Required: 2-3+ years of experience in digital marketing, social media, public relations Prior, demonstrable experience in a role directly overseeing brand social media accounts Must be positive, detail-oriented and possess strong project management skills. Openness and agility to learn and adapt to a fast-changing business and social media environment Pulse on the latest Social Media platforms and developments Strong creative eye and intuition, attention to detail and follow through Excellent copywriting skills Does this sound like you? Apply today!
Event Marketing Specialist
Our client, a leading marketing company located in the San Francisco, CA is looking for a Marketing Events Specialist for a temp to perm opportunity. The responsibility of the Marketing Events Specialist will be primarily responsible for providing strategy, planning, and tactical support for all our trade shows and events that promote our products, enhance our brand value, generate leads, and develop industry relationships. You are also responsible for tracking event performance metrics and marketing costs. In addition, you will help coordinate our customer recognition program. Responsibilities: Drive all event planning process, manage and coordinate sales and marketing requirements through all phases: pre, during and post events Work cross functionally to coordinate all marketing events Research, identify and implement opportunities for events. Plan, secure, coordinate, organize and arrange all facets of the event, including cost projections and vendor negotiations Hands-on packing/organizing of materials, prep and coordination of shipping and receiving materials Book and coordinate venue and accommodations Coordinate staffing requirements and staff briefings Coordinate and implement customer recognition program – proactively reach out to clients when they meet criteria for the program Track all customer recognition activity in Salesforce Work with vendors to produce and sent out recognition plaque to clients Provide program reporting and analysis as needed Skills and Experience: Bachelor’s degree, specializing in marketing or business, preferred 2-3 years’ experience in event coordination or marketing program Demonstrated experience in project management Strong computer skills in Microsoft Office Suite Experience with a marketing automation system, including Salesforce. Eloqua and Ready Talk a plus Results-driven person with strong problem solving and time management skills Exceptional attention to detail, self-motivated and able to multi-task Strong written and verbal communication skills Highly collaborative work style Roll-up your sleeves attitude, embrace everything and anything involved in putting on a successful event Does this sound like you? Apply today!
Overview: Onward Search is partnering with a growing SF design agency to identify a Senior Designer to join their team! This person will be hopping on an on-going project for their biggest clients, a Cloud Software company. This person should have a broad skillet with a strong digital focus and a knowledge of print design as well. This person will be working on marketing materials, content, ad takeovers, ebooks, whitepapers, social media campaigns, and more. You’ll also design looks for highly engaging web experiences, prepare finished files for programming, develop style guides, and create assets in harmony with existing brand standards. This role will report to the Managing Director. Experience: Understanding of brand guidelines, can adapt and deliver within a developed concept. Tech experience – B2B brands. Experience in an agency, in-house or big tech company. Experience designing for print & digital advertising. High-level proficiency in Adobe Design Suite. Emerging expertise in InVision & Sketch. Bonus Points: Experience with another cloud computing company Leadership/Management experience. Apply now to learn more today!
Our client, a top design agency in San Francisco is looking to hire a talented Packaging Designer for a 6+ month assignment. The ideal candidate for this role is a curious, collaborative person who’s excited to support the marketing team by developing creative packaging for a variety of products while making sure all branding requirements are met. You must be able to create that attracts the eyes of consumers and preserves products. Packaging makes physical and emotional connections with consumers and helps to market a product. This person must have has great attention to detail, be innovative and keeps things positive. Requirements, Skills, and Experience: 3-5 years of experience in graphic + branding design 3-5 years of experience in packaging Must be available ASAP Adobe Creative Suite Be able to create clear vectors of what the product will look like Sketch + Illustration experience Ability to take direction well and clearly communicate Agency experience is a plus Apply now to learn more!
Our client, a top design agency in San Francisco is looking to hire a talented Presentation Designer for a 6+ month assignment. The ideal candidate for this role is a curious, collaborative person who’s able to create styled presentations that fit brand guidelines while being able to ensure the message is presented effectively. You must be able to choose fonts, graphics and other visual elements in the slide that create the overall design to be impactful. Requirements, Skills and Experience: 3-5 years of experience in visual and presentation design Ability to create presentations for different platforms Must be available ASAP Adobe Creative Suite Keynote PowerPoint SlideShark Prezi, etc. Comfortable reworking/designing layouts, creating visuals and staying within brand guidelines Ability to take direction well and clearly communicate Agency experience is a plus