NMS Job List – 03.14.14

featureimage_nms1This week’s NMS job list includes positions in the following areas:

  • Social Marketing
  • Web Development
  • Graphic Design
  • Information Architect/UX Specialist
  • Project Management/Art Director

Social Marketing

Social Media Specialist – Itasca, IL

Responsible for developing and executing a social media strategy that targets parents of teen drivers and informs parents about effective ways to keep their teen drivers safe as they learn to drive. Ability to create content using Adobe Photoshop and Illustrator. Basic Knowledge of HTML. Video skills a plus. Stays up to date with current trends in social media/analytics.

Social Media and Marketing Specialist – Chicago, IL

Tutela Holdings is looking to staff a social media/marketing specialist.  Tutela Holdings is the parent company of Apex3 Security, Premier Security and Apex3 Systems.  The Social Media & Marketing Specialist will be responsible for social/digital media and sales lead generation for all three of our companies.

Web Content Specialist (Social Media) – Chicago, IL

We are looking for a Social Media Specialist to join our team in a full time capacity. You will be collaborating with our eChannels team to produce content and track initiatives that follow our established social media strategy. Responsibilities include: create, edit, manage and post online content updates for all company-related internet and intranet sites, track and analyze initiatives’ successes and report on key performance indicators (KPIs), respond to customer inquiries received through their website and social media channels, engage customers through social media campaigns that cross Facebook, Twitter, YouTube, etc., monitor initiatives using Jive, Cision, Radian6 or Hootsuite, and organize detailed performance reports and present results for both internal and external use.

Social Media Business Analyst – Oak Brook, IL

Manage and execute all aspects of Social Media and Website development and maintenance, including: develops and edits content for the social media landscape, provides ongoing guidance to partner organizations (customer service, human resources, etc.) on how to use social media in support of daily operations and customer-focused campaigns, stays current with all social media industry developments and best practices, manages social media campaigns against defined success metrics, create, edit, manage and post online content, adhere to the company digital user experience standards and guidelines – including usability, graphic design, branding, information architecture, navigation, content and functionality, and apply best practice principles of usability, graphic design, online customer self-service, communications, and marketing.

Social Media Community Specialist – Chicago, IL

Gibbs & Soell Business Communications is seeking a dynamic, social media community specialist to build brand visibility and thought leadership for our clients through social media channels, and be a resource for account managers to ensure social media channels work seamlessly with digital and traditional communications campaigns.

Marketing & Social Media Coordinator – Chicago, IL

The Word of Mouth Marketing Association (WOMMA) is looking for a dynamic, top-notch Marketing & Social Media Coordinator with a versatile skill set and the creativity to help our organization continue to grow its membership base, increase member retention and help effectively spread “the good word” about word of mouth marketing and social media among a wide range of target audiences and brands. The ideal candidate will possess exceptional creative writing skills; be able to craft and curate relevant, valuable and engaging content; be on top of all social media trends and best practices; be able to develop and implement an effective, all-encompassing social media strategy; and be able to develop compelling visual campaigns and themes.

Web Development

Web Developer – Chicago, IL

Exciting opportunity for a passionate Web Developer to join a successful and growing team to help develop dynamic user interfaces for high-volume Web and Mobile web sites using the latest in front-end technologies. The team develops highly visible web and mobile sites that must be compatible across platforms and devices to reach the Company’s wide, growing customer-base. This is your opportunity to directly contribute your knowledge of HTML5 / CSS, JavaScript, and JQuery to impact the Company’s most highly visible web and mobile initiatives.  The team is full of passionate technologists who love their craft and enjoy the collaboration of an Agile environment.  If you share this passion, energy, and vision for the web we would like to hear from you.

Web Developer – Chicago, IL

A Web Development position is available for our reputable client. They are looking for a tech savvy and business oriented individual who can hit the ground running to fill this direct hire position. This fast-growing consulting firm is located downtown Chicago, Illinois and has recently won several awards within the past year; along with providing excellent benefits and perks. If you are a qualified Web Developer, looking to work on a team with positive and outgoing personalities, and possess the following skills, please apply to us immediately!

Front End Web Developer/Designer – Northbrook, IL

UniformMarket is the world’s leading provider of eCommerce web stores to the Uniform industry. We have hundreds of satisfied clients and we are in an aggressive client acquisition mode. We are also adding tens of thousands of products to our database from the apparel industry. This combination of events requires that we bring into the company a front-end web developer and designer. Job requirements include: understanding of JavaScript, advanced HTML skills, advanced CSS, and good graphic design skills.

Front End Developer – Itasca, IL

Our client is seeking a Front End Application Developer. Responsibilities include: working with designers to build out web pages that use AJAX to communicate with the application tier, supporting existing front end code with bug fixes or enhancements, able to work in a fast paced environment, should have a strong knowledge of the latest standards and techniques of HTML and CSS, have great understanding of object oriented JavaScript and understands how to write complicated JavaScript applications that are maintainable and flexible, must be proficient in jQuery but is not lost without it, the ability to build applications that support both older and modern browsers, and experience with media queries and responsive layout development.

Web Developer – Evanston, IL

The Web Developer is responsible for all styling, interaction, and markup for digital communications and marketing. An experienced Web Developer has deep knowledge of HTML, CSS and JavaScript especially in how these technologies enhance the user experience. This role is both production focused and client facing with an emphasis on creating and refining digital user experiences that advance engagement and participation goals.

Front End Web Developer with Javascript – Chicago, IL

We are an elite ad agency with a new opening for an exceptional Front End/JavaScript agile oriented Developer to work in our Chicago offices! The majority of your work will be tied to HTML/CSS and Javascript libraries and with an exceptional responsive sense of design. Aside from the technologies, we are looking for a mature and candid engineer. A person that we can grow with and is looking for a growth opportunity. Your forward facing and communication potential/ability with clients, peers and managers are critical.

Graphic Design

Graphic Designer – Chicago, IL

The digital media department of ePals Media has an immediate opening for an entry-level Graphic Design Assistant that can multi-task and also serve as front-desk Office Assistant.  In addition to performing general office tasks and light telephone work, this is an excellent opportunity to develop your career path as you train with our Art Directors and Digital Designers by assisting with the creation of various digital magazines with tasks such as layout, image editing, photo research and tracking, sound and video editing, website updating, and archiving electronic files.

Graphic Design & Media Specialist – Merrillville, IN

This is an excellent opportunity for a creative and media savvy Graphic Designer to join the Marketing team in our rapidly growing business. The candidate should excel in proactively planning, managing, and coordinating all facets of media (electronic, video, print, etc.) development, and web design, as well as all aspects of internal and external communications.

Graphic Designer – Chicago, IL

As a member of the creative team, the Production/Web Designer executes and produces banner ads, HTML email templates, landing pages, and various elements across multiple websites. Duties and responsibilities include: design and code HTML email templates, work with Art Directors to design landing pages, info graphics, blogs, website elements and new features across a range of different Guaranteed Rate websites, create designs, concepts, and sample layouts based on knowledge of layout principles and esthetic design concepts, shared responsibility for ebooks, direct mail, presentation templates, onsite collateral and other projects as they arise, and supports other designers on projects as needed.

Graphic Designer – Chicago, IL

We have a great full-time opportunity with our consumer packaged goods focused client in the near Northern suburbs. Our client is looking for a Designer to join their team. The ideal candidate will have specific experience working on packaging design for health focused food products and the ability to consistently meet tight deadlines with minimal provided direction. Additional projects you will be working on will include: posters, ads, sell sheets, and web graphics. We are looking for portfolios that show a clean and colorful design aesthetic that will translate well in the health food industry.

Graphic Designer – Chicago, IL

The graphic designer is responsible for the design and execution of highly effective visual solutions. This role will work under managerial direction from the Art Director providing design and creative for the marketing and sales needs of the company. Working in a fast pace environment, the graphic designer must be able to multi-task and self-manage multiple projects at a time. Communication with internal/external clients to gather and organize information will be required.

Graphic Design Specialist – Chicago, IL

The Graphic Design Specialist will play an integral role in the development and distribution of content to all Assurance external and internal audiences. This position requires creating appropriate graphic designs for brochures, ads, direct mail pieces and more, modifying the design for use in various forms of print and electronic media and facilitating production and fulfillment. As part of the Marketing Team, the Graphic Design Specialist will interface with many different groups within the company to ensure brand integrity, message consistency and communication efficiency.

Information Architecture/UX Specialist

UX Designer – Chicago, IL

Our downtown client is seeking a UX Designer to join their team on a fulltime basis. The ideal candidate will have examples that show the ability to turn complex user flows into user-friendly, well-designed and consistent interfaces. The UX Designer will create detailed documentation, mockups and prototypes for web and mobile applications, advocating user-centered design at all stages of product development. The end deliverables will include: wireframes, mockups, HTML/CSS prototypes.

Junior UX Specialist – Chicago, IL

Our software development client located in the city is looking for a UI / Web Designer to join their team full time. This is a junior level position, so entry level candidates with strong work in the user experience space will be considered. This client is really focused on finding someone who is focused on Information Architecture and authoring the wireframes for our web applications. They have a separate team that is tasked with applying design to the wireframes. While an eye for design is something that will be looked at as a plus (in some instances the UX team does take on overflow design work), the primary goal is someone who can think about how the user will interact with the systems, not how pretty it will be. In this role, you may be engaged as early as the discovery process, assisting in refining wireframes and/or creating prototypes.

Information Architect – Chicago, IL

The information architect will provide positive user experience by determining information structure for Web sites, Mobile sites and Web applications. Job duties and responsibilities include: identify user requirements by researching and analyzing user needs, preferences, objectives, and working methods; studying how users consume content, including data categorization and labeling; meeting with focus groups; plan information architecture by studying the site concept, strategy, and target audience; envisioning architectural scheme, information structure and features, functionality, and user-interface design; creating user scenarios; preparing data models; designing information structure, work-and dataflow, and navigation; evaluating information representation; conducting creative meetings.

UI/Visual Designer – Chicago, IL

Fuzzy Math is hiring a full-time Visual Designer with entry- to mid-level experience to join our studio in Chicago. We are a dedicated user experience design and strategy studio who innovates within proven methods and helps create breakthrough digital products and services. You’ll be responsible for designing sensible visual communication for successful experiences. This includes collaborating with interaction designers and working within complex design systems to make usable solutions that are sensitive to the overall client and user requirements and industry best practices. You’ll also have the chance to innovate and grow within our highly-productive team while honing your focus on empathetic design. You’ll have an opportunity to steep yourself in the user-centered design process, where research and design rationale is nurtured, as well as the chance to build strong solutions in a collaborative environment.

User Experience Designer – Chicago, IL

Your primary responsibility will be to lead the user-centered design process for new products and features, aimed at crafting usable, useful and desirable interfaces. You’re a generalist who is confident with a wide-range of UX practices including: user research, IA, interaction design and user testing. You’re sufficiently skilled with front-end web technologies to create working prototypes. Finally, the terms agile and lean don’t send you running for the hills.

Project Management/Art Director

Associate Project Manager – Chicago, IL

As an associate digital producer, you’ll be responsible for effectively managing projects though use of appropriate resources and processes running with them all the way from discovery, functional requirement definition, creative & technical development, and implementation. Develops production schedules for creative & technical projects that balance internal/client needs; consults all team members for approvals on schedule and revises them when necessary. We are looking for an enthusiastic and capable problem solver who is very detail-oriented and has the ability to multi-task, meet deadlines and quickly process information. Everything moves at the speed of light, so quick, analytical thinking is essential. It’s vital you value the details even as you work to make the big picture a reality. Expect to keep a grip on several projects at any given time, staying on top of scope, schedules, budgets, assets, and overall project organization to ensure requirements and deliverables dates are clearly communicated, understood and executed upon.

Project Manager – Chicago, IL

The Project Manager is responsible for the management and overall supervision of the development of custom web applications from concept through deployment. The ideal candidate has experience managing both clients and internal project teams on custom web application projects. As the Project Manager, you must have a passion for the world of digital engagements and working directly with customers. You will work on many new projects for a variety of clients across all different industries including retail, education, financial and healthcare. These projects are for public facing websites, intranets and online stores that are visited by thousands of users. The UPS Store, Triumph Motorcycles and L’Oreal are just an example of the type of high profile customers you will be working with. The Project Manager is a highly visible, leadership role within the company. There is up to approximately 10% regional travel for this role.

Digital Project Manager – Chicago, IL

We have an exciting full time opportunity with a brand focused agency in the city! Our client is looking to hire a Digital Project Manager to work with their team full time, but is also open to contract to hire for those interested. Candidates will be responsible for managing the implementation of digital sales tools for their clients, including mobile and iPad applications. Ideal candidates will have prior experience managing digital projects and the technical background to understand how mobile/iPad applications are built. Agency experience is also a plus for this role – please outline in your response.

Art Director/Designer – Chicago, IL

Our downtown agency client is looking for an Art Director with design chops to join their team as soon as next week! Candidates will be responsible for creating concepts for a variety of big brands and within an integrated space. Portfolios showcasing big brands, concepting, strong typography, and smart color choices are of interest. There is a lot of opportunity within this agency, including full time roles specific to both Art Direction and Design. Our client is looking to make their first hire for this new client and build a team around you!

Art Director/Designer – Chicago, IL

88 Brand Partners is seeking an Art Director/Designer to join our team. In this role, the ideal candidate will be both coordinating production of seasonal catalogs, as well as leading catalog design and art direction. Secondary responsibilities include developing branding/campaign materials (e.g. collateral, advertising, digital, social).

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