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Content Operations Specialist
We are looking for a utility player than will be able to wear many hats on the Content Operations team. Some of these responsibilities may include entering metadata (data entry of movie and TV info), closed captioning (syncing closed captioning files with their video), licensing of digital content (EST/VOD rights), adding availability info (from studios), and aiding in any company or team projects. It will cover an entire spectrum of films and TV series, seasons, and episodes. What We Are Looking For: Comfortable using a computer and technical systems Able to complete tasks at hand with patience and efficiency while achieving necessary goals Good verbal and written communication skills Analytical and detailed oriented Strong team player and able to work with external teams Knowledge of Microsoft Office (Excel, Outlook, and Word) Able to work in fast pace, high performance, deadline focused environment. BS/BA or equivalent, or 3-4 years of related experience Passion for film and TV a plus
Onward has an amazing opportunity in SF! We're in search of a talented UI Designer who is ready to showcase their skills to more than 170 million customers and users globally. The goal is to craft a cohesive cross-platform design system for the world to use while working with a team of world-class Product Designers who love getting into the details, solving hard problems and having a great time together doing it. Interested!? Then please, apply now! Responsibilities: Work collaboratively with the Brand team, Platforms team, and Product design team to build design systems and components that align with our client's brand Partner closely with researchers, content strategists, product managers, engineers, and designers from across the company to understand pattern needs, pressure test patterns in situ and advocate for new and emerging web technologies Articulate your design solutions to other designers and product stakeholders Present your work and have your voice heard in weekly design reviews Deliver wireframes, mocks and/or prototypes for new user interfaces and interactions Requirements: Undergraduate degree in design, Human Factors, Human-Computer Interaction, Cognitive or Experimental Psychology, Cognitive Science, Information Architecture or 5 years experience in related field Must include link to an up-to-date, online portfolio in order to be considered Be adept at using Sketch, Adobe Illustrator, or any number of tools to get your ideas across Be a clear verbal and written communicator, with the ability to effectively present your work to both design and non-design audiences Be proficient at solving business problems by facilitating a user-centric design process Have a solid grasp of web and mobile design principles and have a good understanding of front-end web capabilities
Onward Search has an awesome opportunity for a Account Executive at a top San Francisco based advertising agency. We’re looking for someone with stellar agency experience to manage the crap out of a wide variety of clients and projects. Working as part of an account group, our client will be counting on you to develop scopes of work (including timelines and pricing) and project briefs and then wrangle agency resources across our media, planning, and creative teams to deliver what you promised – on time and on budget. This is a 4-6 week on site contract opportunity located in SF that kicks off ASAP. Responsibilities: Develop and manage detailed client timelines and budgets for online and offline deliverables Draft project briefs, SOWs, RFPs, and vendor contracts Attend and participate in client meetings Produce meeting reports and action items lists, and handle follow-up to both Oversee client billing and invoicing Collaborate with the planning and creative teams to relay client needs and revisions Put together presentations and case study documents Work directly with senior account staff to develop strategic marketing plans that cater to varying target audiences Requirements: At least 2-3 years of direct experience working in an ad agency Strong project management skills across on and offline deliverables Experience with digital marketing, website design, and social media projects Excellent communication skills: writing, presenting, conversing, networking Ability to juggle projects and multitask like whoa Ability to work independently and exercise good judgment Strong customer service skills A sense of humor Mac-friendliness is a plus! Experience with healthcare and/or B2B technology is a BIG plus!
Senior Graphic Designer
Onward Search has an exciting opportunity for a Senior Graphic Designer with a leading global semi-conductor company! Specific responsibilities will include concepting and executing designs across integrated mediums including print, web, email, social media assets, PowerPoint presentations and collateral. You will report to the Creative Director. You must have 5+ years of integrated graphic design experience with a modern, clean portfolio aesthetic. Strong typography and layout skills are a must! This is long term onsite contract role located in San Jose that kicks off as early as next week! InDesign, Photoshop, Illustrator Must be a team player and detail oriented Work station provided
Onward Search has an exciting opportunity for a Community Manager with our client, with a leading San Francisco based audio technology company. As a Community Manager, you will be tasked to build a community, manage relationships, and craft community content for consumer products. You will help become the face and voice of the client’s community. Your tool stack will include a wide variety of platforms and include support from our agencies for building content and engaging the community. Our Client’s key social media channels (YouTube, client’s content marketing platform (Signal), Facebook, Twitter, Instagram) will be your primary communication outlets. This is an on-site contract opportunity, located in San Francisco, that kicks off in June. Responsibilities: Craft and execute the Community growth plan around the launch of new consumer facing client’s technologies Work directly with marketing managers and other teams within the organization to generate new ideas for social content and help drive communications around their marketing campaigns Coordinate with global teams to ensure our content is shared across borders Plan community content and build into our overarching content calendar ensuring community content is engaging, appropriately voiced, and relevant Author and publish community content for use on our social and community platforms Monitor success of the community in terms of the overall marketing strategy Deliver weekly reports on the health of the community Liaise with key stakeholders across teams to help relay community feedback and other insights that are gained from or social and community platforms Engage with our community and encourage participation Run online and offline events supporting growth of our community and maintaining relationships with key influencers Partner with our customer support team to build solid communication paths and establish swim lanes between the two teams; determine how the community team will respond to customer questions or concerns, and where to direct customers so that our support team can best address their needs Qualifications: 4+ years of experience in marketing with a minimum of 2+ years in consumer product brands and/or consumer electronics A proven track record of building and maintaining communities (>1MM) Great influential and communication skills with the experience in product education through social media and community platforms Excellent written and spoken communication skills are essential Affinity in social media and staying ahead of the fast-changing nature of social media platforms; capturing new opportunities for growing and engaging with our community Understanding of web and social analytics Experience using social media tools for content publishing and reporting (Spredfast, Netbase, Unmetric, Mention) Experience in managing agencies Influencer marketing experience (Twitch/YouTube/Mixer) Experience working on/enthusiasm for large brands in entertainment and/or consumer electronics is a plus Self-starter; able to thrive in a fast-paced dynamic environment
Onward Search has an exciting opportunity for a Brand Designer with a leading retailer warranty company! Specific responsibilities will include: Concepting fresh ideas and turning them into brilliant designs Designing across multiple media including retail, social, web, print, email, etc. Participating in creative brainstorming sessions Multitasking effortlessly, juggling several projects at a time Thinking of new and innovative ways to engage customers utilizing design You must have 3+ years of design experience with strong brand design samples in your portfolio. Your portfolio but also demonstrate a keen eye for typography, layout and color. Experience designing merchandising signage and collateral for retail spaces is a major plus! This is an onsite long term contract role located in San Francisco that kicks off later this month! InDesign, Illustrator, Photoshop, Sketch Must have ability to produce pixel-perfect or print-ready production assets and deliverables Must collaborate well in a fast-paced, interdisciplinary environment? Work station provided Reports to the Associate Creative Director Thanks for checking out this role, if you are interested in the position, apply now!
Senior Graphic Designer
Onward Search has an exciting opportunity for a Senior Graphic Designer with a leading health club brand! Specific responsibilities will include light concepting and executing various marketing design projects including website updates, emails, direct mail and collateral. You will be working alongside one full-time designer and the marketing team. You must have 5+ years of integrated graphic design experience including both print and web samples in your portfolio. You must also have strong photo editing skills You must be able to hit the ground running with minimal hand holding. This is an onsite part-time contract role located in San Francisco that kicks off as early as next week! InDesign, Illustrator, Photoshop, PowerPoint HTML/ CSS a plus! Must be accustomed to working in a deadline driven environment Work station provided Passion for fitness is a plus! Apply today to learn more about this role and chat with a recruiter!
Are you looking to be part of a team that is shaping the future of global commerce? Want to shape how millions of people buy, sell, connect, and share around the world? Well, Onward Search is in immediate need for a passionate Visual Designer to help craft beautifully simple, engaging and meaningful experiences within a complex ecosystem across any device. This talented individual will have a deep understanding of design principles and be current with UX/ Interaction trends. Come join a design team that is committed to developing innovative, tailored, beyond-easy-to-use, best-of-breed mobile & desktop products for their customers! Responsibilities: Work collaboratively with a cross-functional team of Product Managers, Engineers, Marketing, and Content Strategists Translate conceptual ideas (business needs and user goals) into best-in-class interaction and design solutions. Ensure that multiple buyer experience touch points maintain a cohesive quality that maps to our client's design principles Translate user goals and behaviors into artfully crafted design ideas Create workflow diagrams, wireframes, and mockups rapidly and at the right level of fidelity (e.g., sketching and whiteboarding, to wireframes, to polished visual deliverables and richly animated proposals that tell compelling UX stories) Assess data from multiple sources (product requirements, tech constraints, UX research, web analytics) and synthesize it in order to develop efficient user scenarios, taxonomies, navigation systems, design patterns, etc Help define, request and incorporate relevant and recent UX research and data from customers to appropriately inform design decisions Help establish UX guidelines and style across platforms Requirements: 3+ years experience Designing for similar companies in the industry Stellar visual design skills (attention to detail, typography, color, layout) Experience in leading holistic design solutions across mobile and desktop devices Designing for eCommerce a plus Excellent grasp of design thinking and process including Product/Interaction/Visual, with the ability to move from whiteboarding to layout to pixel-perfect handoff Expert communication and presentation skills with ability to clearly present your work; you are articulate and can advocate design rationale A team player with a passion to learn and grow Expert level ability in Sketch, InVision, Zeplin and Adobe CS Bachelor's or Master’s Degree in Interaction Design, Graphic Design, or related discipline Apply today, we look forward to reviewing your resume!
Editorial and Social Content Manager
Onward Search is in immediate need for a Content Program Manager to help execute and support the implementation of editorial strategy and content programs. You will lead cross-functional team projects and support continuous improvement of content development through expertly written briefs, scopes of work, proposals, SOWS and process documentation. You will also manage external agency partners as well as partner with internal teams across marketing, operations, social and creative. Responsibilities: Supports content strategy and innovation for our clients site and social media channels Project manages cross-functional teams, internally and externally Writes briefs, scopes of work, and other process documentation Translates strategy for creative team execution Manage external creative agency partners Vets external agencies and vendors, and executes contracts and SOWs Ensures content consistency by aligning company and vendor content with established brand standards Requirements: Excellent communication and writing skills Strong project management and organizational skills A solid understanding of the nuances of digital content across various channels Multi-media content expertise to support the creation of video, posts, long form articles, etc. for web and Social Familiarity with content management tools and platforms Minimum Qualifications: Bachelor’s degree in Journalism, Creative Writing, Communications, Advertising, or related field 5+ years’ experience managing large scale content programs and campaigns in an online creative or related digital field Experience working in an ever changing, fast-paced environment, with a problem-solving mentality and positive, can-do attitude Preferred Qualifications: 4+ years’ experience in digital strategy and communications 4+ years’ experience in editorial or content strategy for large scale, public facing brand or company 3+ years’ experience working for or with creative agencies
Onward Search has an exciting opportunity for a Product Designer with our client, a health and wellness company in San Francisco. This is a full-time role kicks off ASAP! JOB SUMMARY: As a Product Designer, you’ll be an important part of the Design team. A successful Product Designer is user-focused, believes deeply in user-centered design, and can work in highly collaborative crews that include design-oriented engineers and user research minded product managers. RESPONSIBILITIES: Help build online communities via the client’s product that provide learning, inspiration, and a sense of belonging to anyone who wants to build healthy habits Work with teams to understand the behaviors, motivations and goals associated with building healthy habits in a socially supportive and motivating environment Apply insights to deliver innovative designs that contribute to high impact and high visibility initiatives, such as Groups, Notifications, Profile and Content Creation REQUIREMENTS: 4+ years working as a Product Designer at an agency, in-house, or start-up Solid portfolio with a range of work Your focus is on UI and UX, understand how to gather product requirements, incorporate user research, frame the problem, focus on the user and articulate a clear design direction Belief in craftsmanship and create elegant and compelling designs Well versed in countless micro-interactions on mobile and web, and have nuanced views on how to make many of them even better You can prototype fast, make last-minute tweaks between user studies, know how to be extremely polished as well as quick and dirty Able to navigate between greenfield exploration and tactical, iterative designs Analyze data, interviews, research and translate your insights into actionable layouts, prototypes, and final designs Experience designing for both consumer and internal facing audiences Apply today, we look forward to reviewing your resume!