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Hey C2 Talent!  See all our publicly posted opportunities below.

If you're interested and available for any of these gigs, shoot Shelley an email referencing the opportunity number.

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Opportunity #897595

Description

Temporary Production Designer

C2 Client, a leading consumer home and office plastics and pet products manufacturer, is seeking a temporary Production Designer interested in working in the Creative Department in its Pleasant Prairie, WI headquarters.

Candidates will utilize in-depth knowledge of Adobe Creative Suite: InDesign, Acrobat, Photoshop and Illustrator as well as MS Office. Majority of tasks will be production based; labels, catalog layout, instruction sheets, carton/box art and other related projects. Artist will have a strong understanding of composition, layout, color and type, as well as confidence in following spec sheets, understanding brand standards, excellent color correction; image retouching and manipulation skills, cleaning up layouts, creating style sheets, prepping files for print, proofreading, and pre-flighting.

 A Bachelor’s degree is required, preferably in Communication Arts, Graphic Design or Fine Arts. Solid planning, communication and organizational skills are a must, as well as ability to manage projects independently and meet deadlines. Viable candidates must be Mac OSX savvy.

This position has a potential to become a full-time position.

Requested Skills
C2 Categories / Production Artist (Proficient)
Anticipated Start Date
ASAP
Estimated Duration
TBD
Preferred Location
Onsite, Pleasant Prairie
Equipment Provided
Yes

Opportunity #897573

Description

Graphic Designer

C2 Client, a global leader in cycling manufacturing, is seeking a savvy, experienced Graphic Designer to join their team this summer! Responsibilities will be 60% production and 40% design in creating large format graphics for a retail environment. The ideal candidate has minimum of 2 - 3 years experience, is highly creative and looking to jump right in to work projects from start to finish, concept to completion. If you are ambitious, eager to learn, and looking to make a significant impact at a leading Wisconsin brand, this is the gig for you!

Requested Skills
C2 Categories / Graphic Designer (Proficient)
Anticipated Start Date
TBD - May/June
Estimated Duration
2 - 3 Months
Preferred Location
Onsite, Waterloo
Equipment Provided
Yes

Opportunity #897530

Description
Creative Copywriter

C2 Client, a leading global home hardware supplier, is seeking a rockstar copywriter to join their team full-time for 3+ months. In this role, you’ll think forward. You’ll write compelling, on-brand copy and work with the Creative team to develop unexpected concepts and ideas. 

Ultimately, you’ll push the boundaries of print, digital and video communications to influence consumer behavior and elevate the brand worldwide. 

Desired Skills and Experience

  • Professional writing experience crafting clever, engaging copy within a creative or agency environment. 
  • Strong portfolio of work including digital and print ad campaigns, video, website content, ecommerce and social. 
  • Excellent verbal communication and presentation skills. 
  • Four-year degree in English, Advertising Communication, Journalism or other writing-related courses. 
Requested Skills
C2 Categories / Copywriter (Expert)
Anticipated Start Date
ASAP
Estimated Duration
3 Months+
Preferred Location
Onsite, Kohler
Equipment Provided
Yes

Opportunity #897509

Description

iOS Developer

C2 Client, a Milwaukee marketing agency, is seeking a savvy iOS Developer to assist with implementing a client project. Additional details will be sent to those who are interested/available. 

Start Date: ASAP 
Duration: 80 - 200 hours 
Location: Remote, but available to meet onsite for meetings as needed (Milwaukee) 

If you are qualified, interested, and available, please email Shelley (shelley@c2gps.com) and we’ll present you for consideration!

Requested Skills
C2 Categories / iOS Development (Proficient)
Anticipated Start Date
ASAP
Estimated Duration
80 - 200 Hours
Preferred Location
TBD
Equipment Provided
Yes

Opportunity #897502

Description
SEO/SEM Strategist
Local large financial services organization has developed a base of B2B clients who benefit from high visibility, increased traffic, and sales that are derived from our web marketing programs. Clients invest in these programs with the expectation of a solid return in the form of increased interest, solid sales leads, and the conversion of leads into new revenue streams; they look to the organization for professional advice, development of web marketing plans and strategies, and successful execution of these programs.

This organization is looking for a high-energy SEO/PPC/SEM Strategist who can bring a combination of these skills to a seasoned team of account executives, web developers and support staff who are dedicated to building websites that feature great design, perform well on the search engines and convert visits to sales leads at a high rate. Our company’s focus on industrial and commercial business requires a unique approach to SEO and web marketing. Understanding of industrial vocabulary and experience in these sectors is highly desirable.

Job Description:
The primary focus of the SEO/PPC/ SEM professional is to provide the strategy and technical expertise that is required to achieve a strong presence on the search engines, increase qualified search engine traffic and online sales or lead generation for clients.

• Work with clients, account executives, copywriters, designers and developers to generate content, optimize copy, site structure and landing pages for Search Engine Marketing
• Advocate and work with common social media platforms for both B2B and B2C clients
• Create online marketing plans
• Analyze web metrics and analytics
• Create reports and presentations for clients

Experience:
Must have managed at least 20-30 different sites and be able to demonstrate success with respect to traffic and lead generation increases. Must be familiar with the tools of the trade such as MOZ.

Responsibilities:
Website Analysis - Review and analyze client sites for areas that need to be improved, deleted, revamped, etc.; prepare detailed SEO/PPC/SEM strategy reports.

Keyword Analysis, Research & Copywriting - In-depth knowledge of keyword research. This includes knowing how to identify the least expensive, yet most profitable keywords for client sites – whether they are running a pay per click (PPC) campaign, or want to improve their organic search results.

SEO Copywriting - Responsible for creating some original SEO content for client sites, in addition to implementing SEO-friendly semantic HTML.

Conduct keyword research and SEO writing based on best practices, e.g. where to place keywords in copy so that it gets the most SE traffic, how to write effective headlines and how to write effective call- to-action statements.

On-line Marketing and Social Media Programs - Ability to understand client needs and objectives and translate them into clearly articulated strategies and effective on-line marketing programs. Research and select the best promotional venues, vehicles and partnership sites and link to. Propose and implement meaningful measurement and metrics tools.

Liaison - Interface effectively with Account Execs. and Front End Developers within the company, and marketing professionals and management within client organizations. Present ideas and programs convincingly.

Requirements and Skills:
Search Engine Guidelines - Maintain a current understanding of both good and bad search engine optimization tactics: keep abreast of white hat and black hat tactics so as not to run afoul of search engine guidelines.

Technology Skills - 2 years of web experience is required including knowledge of web-marketing and blogging platforms as well as MS Office. Must know the “language of SEO and PPC,” and be able to explain the concepts to clients in a manner that is meaningful to their business.

Communication Skills - The SEM/SEO/PPC Specialist interacts with many different parties and must therefore have excellent written and verbal communication skills.

Self-Starter - As the position entails many elements, it requires a true self-starter who doesn’t require hand-holding, is able to assess a situation, develop a plan, get approval and run with it.

Analytical Thinker - It is imperative that SEO specialists possess critical thinking and analytical skills. They should be able to readily identify problems and formulate practical solutions to meet client objectives within their budgets.

Additional Skills and Experience in these Areas are a Big Plus

• Front End Development
• Graphic Design
• B2B and B2C marketing and branding
• SEO / PPC and SEM analysis software
• Familiarity with different content management systems both open source and proprietary
Anticipated Start Date
March - May
Estimated Duration
Full-time Permanent
Equipment Provided
Yes

Opportunity #897461

Description
Content Developer

This C2 Client is seeking a full-time Content Developer/Writer to join their team at their North American headquarters in Milwaukee! 

Job Summary 
Under the direction of the Director of Marketing Communications, the Content Developer/Writer will utilize critical thinking and marketing positioning to develop copy for a variety of electronic deliverables, including, web, email campaigns, landing pages, e-learning content and video scripts. Must be able to think conceptually, provide quick creative solutions, take charge of multiple projects and write compelling copy that is backed by sound strategy. The role is also responsible for planning and executing projects according to pre-determined timelines and budgets. This will be achieved by maintaining the organization's TS/ISO Quality and EMS certifications by supporting all corporate policies, procedures, work instructions and required documentation. 

Essential Functions - Writing: 
The content manager will be responsible for developing the voice for all aspects of the organization's online presence 
Participate in intake meetings with cross-functional teams to research brand, product and industry information for product deliverables. 
Can develop content for a variety of audiences and can think visually to convey ideas 
Create a common voice for content from a variety of existing writing styles. 
Ability to explain, in writing, complex concepts in a simple, concise and easy to understand manner. 
Will be composing a variety of electronic content to be used for: web sites, email campaigns, e-learning modules, video scripts and social media 
Work with subject matter experts, at various levels of the organization, to obtain objectives, content, and agreement with maximum efficiency and professionalism 
Design and develop training material content using blended, adult learning principles/ methodologies. 
Manage project schedules for campaign deliverables in collaboration with project manager 
Effectively manage project scope by ensuring any changes to scope are documented. 
Track and report on project milestones and provide status reports to supervisor. 

Qualifications (skills, knowledge, experience): 

3-5 years experience developing content and production for high traffic websites and electronic media 
Bachelor's degree in English, journalism, communications or related subject and minimum three years' work experience in writing. Demonstrated copywriting ability as indicated by writing samples. 
Exposure to instructional design or training functions desired 
Previous experience creating E-learning content, video scripts and web content desired 
Excellent editing ability as well as written and verbal communication skills. 
Excellent organizational and time management skills. 
Working knowledge of current web technologies 
Good interpersonal skills coupled with a desire to gain understanding of products, manufacturing processes, sales and marketing. 
Previous experience with industrial/manufacturing product a plus 
Excellent communication, problem solving and analytical skills. 
Experience working in a team-oriented, collaborative environment. 
Rapidly adept and respond to changes in environment and priorities. 

Requested Skills
C2 Categories / Copywriter (Proficient), C2 Categories / Marketing (Proficient)
Anticipated Start Date
ASAP
Estimated Duration
Full-Time Permanent
Preferred Location
Onsite, Milwaukee
Equipment Provided
Yes