Talent Placement Opportunities
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C2 Client is seeking a talent, savvy Production Designer to work on direct mail projects.
Must be proficient on Mac and Creative Suite software.
Strong InDesign skills
Strong understanding of layers, versioning and file building
Ability to review your work against the project request and ensure project accuracy
Fast-working with high degree of accuracy
Job title: Creative Lead, digital agency in Milwaukee, WI
Start Date: August - September
Employment Term: Regular
Employment Type: Full Time
Hours per Week: 40
Starting Salary Range: $65,000 - $85,000 p/yr
Salary/Benefit Notes: We offer a superior insurance package that offers health, dental, and life insurance with additional add-on insurance benefits such as short-term disability and accidental. 401K retirement is also offered because we care about your financial future.
Required Education: Bachelor's Degree
Required Experience: 4 to 15 years
Required Security Clearance: None
Related Categories: IT - Internet/Web Development, Marketing - Graphics and Design, Marketing - Advertising
C2 client is on the prowl for a Creative Lead to join our team of creative thinkers and technical masters.
We are a creative and technical digital force that produces and builds experiences for the web, mobile and physical world with measurable results and actionable insights.
As a creative and technical team, we work with our clients to design, develop, launch and maintain interactive digital projects, business-to-business and internal business software and social media strategies. We ensure successful outcomes by listening to our clients, identifying their needs and choosing the right technology for the job.
We are committed to creating work that exceeds expectations. From design through launch, each project undergoes rigorous regular reviews to ensure that no detail goes overlooked. Our scheduled reporting system provides clients with notifications and status updates throughout a project's lifecycle.
Using analytics technology, we collect data and create insights that improve projects and increase positive outcomes for our clients.
How would you like to join a growing, talented, experienced and enthusiastic group that emphasizes teamwork, creativity and cooperation? Our Creative Lead works closely with our team to accomplish our web-based project objectives. As a Creative Lead, you will provide team leadership, inspiration and concept guidance/evaluation and direction for creative teams working on client and agency projects. You are responsible for the development of integrated brand solutions for Crescendo Collective clients, as well as leading client presentations, evaluating and growing Crescendo Collective’s talent and supporting new business efforts. A critical member of the leadership team, your mission is to improve the design quality and innovative approach to the solutions we create for our clients across known and emerging media including digital and social media platforms. As part of the role, you will be aiding in the creation of concepts, UX and wireframes that are delivered as client presentations. In addition, this position will provide strategic, operational and tactical support for the Account Management, Digital Planning and Strategy teams. You will also collaborate with our internal creative, media, production and account teams to provide the best solutions for our clients.
Can you help us fulfill our vision of becoming the Midwest's most advanced digital agency?
• Lead the entire creative process to ensure clients consistently receive creative of highest quality.
• Create design directions and be able to hand off and oversee the follow-through of the design direction, meeting the assigned timeline and budget.
• UI/UX design and director on web-based experiences.
• Lead creative sessions for project kick-offs.
• Manage multiple projects from concept through completion.
• Develop creative programs and design concepts that meet the business objectives of the organization and advance our brand strategy.
• Establish creative direction for the entire line of online services and programs.
• Supervise and inspire the creative team of vendor partners; generate multiple concepts for a campaign or project.
• Work with the account team, strategy team and copywriters to develop concepts and present to management.
• Work with internal teams to generate ideas for pitching and proposals.
• Manage team members.
• Provide quality control over concepts and projects.
• At least 4 years management experience working with large-scale websites, e-marketing and advertising.
• Must possess a thorough understanding of interactive communications and delivery systems, processes and user interface design as well as industry best practices.
• Knowledge of layouts, graphic fundamentals, typography and limitations of the web; must understand modern web and mobile and have the ability to storyboard or translate ideas to designers and develop innovative motion graphics solutions.
• A strong working knowledge of experience design, brand development, interactive commerce and creative process.
• Ability to lead projects from concept to completion. Apply best practices in user interface and interactive design, including image optimization and site mapping.
• Experience with software such as Photoshop, Illustrator, InDesign and Flash.
• Experience with Adobe AfterEffects and video editing is a plus.
• Ability to make evaluative judgments.
• Ability to communicate effectively, both orally and in writing.
• Ability to supervise and train employees, to include organizing, prioritizing and scheduling work assignments.
Your friends and family think of you as a highly motivated team player that does not accept anything less than complete success. You want to combine creative thinking with technology to produce innovative results. You have an eye for detail and find problems fast.
If this sounds like you, if you wish to be part of a growing group of highly motivated individuals that are building a truly unique and rewarding company, contact Shelley@c2gps.com.
C2 client is seeking a remote-based auto-CAD aficionado part-time to take hand drawings of landscape plans for private residences, commercial properties, and subdivisions, and convert them into auto-CAD. Primary responsibilities will include creating landscape plans, lists, and documents for construction.
The client is looking for an ongoing helping hand who is well versed in Auto-CAD, Sketchup, Illustrator, and Photoshop.
Start Date: November 1
Duration: Ongoing, part-time
REFERRALS WANTED! If you are not a fit for this position, but just might know someone who is, please email Shelley at firstname.lastname@example.org
Digital Production Designer
C2 client is seeking a highly skilled Production Designer for a unique full-time opportunity.
This growing healthcare marketing firm seeking a highly motivated, seasoned production artist. You will be responsible for the production, technical integrity and quality assurance of print and interactive digital design files. The ideal candidate will have a solid understanding of the production/pre-press process as well as knowledge of animation and video software. Your ability to work under pressure to deliver high volumes of accurate work with a strict adherence to brand standards and timelines is central to the role.
Responsibilities include but are not limited to the following:
Prepare and complete files for end user using industry standard design software. Experience in scaling, cropping, repositioning, editing images, color correction and general layout
Produce ads, collateral, direct mail, trade show materials
Ability to adhere to established production quality and brand standards including fonts, logos and colors
Management of electronic files including: properly building accurate files, following naming conventions, saving and uploading files to FTP sites and archiving
Understanding of graphic and photo reproduction processes to troubleshoot for potential problems
Create PDFs and other files to proper print specifications
Possess knowledge of digital and offset printing and web advertising
Mastery of current animation and video software
Ability to design in a variety of digital media platforms including traditional web and mobile interfaces
Working knowledge of interactivity within the web with an ability to understand HTML5, CSS, Flash and how to design for each
Degree in Graphic Design or related experience
10+ years Graphic Design/Production Artist experience in marketing or agency setting
InDesign, Illustrator, Photoshop, Flash, Acrobat, web-based platforms, browsers, HTML5, CSS Coding Word, PowerPoint and Excel
Solid understanding of print, pre-production/production processes and software
Ability to work well independently with minimal direction
Team player - positive, collaborative approach to work, proactive nature
Ability to manage time and multi-task in order to meet deadlines in a fast-paced environment
Open to constructive criticism & willing to voice opinion & develop solutions
Passion for meeting and exceeding client expectations.
Provides support to creative director and coordinates client communications.
Ideal candidate will apply a background in marketing and writing to the agency's clients, exercising best practices in brand strategy, writing, editing, account coordination and content development for web, print and social.
- 2 to 5 years experience, Bachelor Degree in Graphic Design and/or Graphic Design School Degree
- Expert knowledge and proficiency in Adobe Creative Cloud: Photoshop, Illustrator and InDesign
- Working knowledge of Powerpoint, Word, Excel and product photography is a plus
- Working with off-set printing and pre-press processes
- Preparing files and releasing jobs to printers
- Reviewing printing proofs and communicating corrections
- Proofing and maintaining strict brand guidelines with strong attention to details
- Effective and positive communication skills
- Strong time management skills, with a proven ability to juggle multiple tasks and meet conflicting deadlines
- Asset management
Social Media Producer
C2 client seeks a Social Media Producer for B-to-B and industrial clients. This individual will be responsible for account set up, content dissemination and engagement monitoring.
The ideal candidate displays experience and expertise in HubSpot and/or HootSuite. Ability to craft relevant content based on strategic goals is a welcome skill set in this role. 15-20 hours per week, about 1/3rd onsite in Pewaukee office.
Estimated Start Date: ASAP
Estimated Duration: Part-time Temp
Location: Onsite in Pewaukee and Remote