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We want to work with you. What do we mean by that? If you’re talented, passionate, innovative, humble and courageous, then we want you to join our extremely collaborative team. We recognize that EKR is only as great as the talent we bring on and foster. It’s a place to stretch, to do incredible work—to build brands and relationships. EKR is your career. Let’s do this.

Part-time Customer Advisory Board Project Manager

In this position the employee would be dedicated to one of our clients, fulfilling the following job description: Our Global Customer Advisory Board Program brings together some of our best customers with our internal teams for a regular cadence of dialogue, sharing of ideas and critical feedback that we use as a business to drive our corporate strategy. The CAB Project Manager holds the primary responsibility for managing the logistics and operational aspects of the program, working in close coordination with the Program Manager, who is typically the Customer Advocacy Manager. This Project Manager will act as a liaison between Customer Engagement, Product Management, Product Marketing and Field Marketing teams in the execution of the annual CAB meetings. We currently manage CABs across multiple product groups, including Application Delivery and Management (ADM), IT Operations Management (ITOM), Information Management and Governance (IM&G) and Security with over 200 customers who are loyal to the program. This program incorporates both face to face meetings with virtual meetings at a regular cadence. Type of Person we are Seeking
  • Highly organized, detail oriented individual who can own the project management aspects end to end.
  • High emotional IQ and relationship building nature as this individual will be interacting with some of our most valuable customers.
  • Proactive attitude who helps to drive milestones and bring people together to deliver in a timely manner.
General Project Management Tasks
  • Maintain and Update the Membership Database – ongoing maintenance, nominations are continuous, but especially ramp up for face to face meetings
  • Current process includes a link to nominate; an email to the lead to review and approve; an email to the customer inviting them to join the CAB
  • May include the establishment of a new database and nomination system
  • Coordinate CAB lead meetings monthly, then weekly to prepare for meetings, both face to face as well as virtual
  • Maintain the project timeline and manage individuals to milestones
  • Maintain communication with Customer Engagement and Executives as needed
  • Proactively anticipate needs of program and identify ways to evolve the program following best practices
Face to Face Meeting Project Management
  • Manage Invitation process for F2F meetings
  • CAB membership list should be up-to-date with name, job title, email address, account manager
  • Create registration site with our specified vendor to gather customer information and RSVPs
  • Work with and coordinate with event team and field marketing team to request appropriate meeting space and F&B needs
  • Onsite preparation – ensure room set-up is correct and AV needs are in place
  • Creates deliverables such as customer gifts, table tents, name tags, agendas, etc.
  • Post Program – survey data sent to leads to deliver to Executives
  • Schedule debrief with team and Executive Sponsors
Virtual CAB Project Management
  • Coordinate cadence and schedule with CAB leads. In some cases, the CAB leads will manage this end to end. In other cases, they may need additional support from the project manager.
  • Help manage the sending of invites, confirmations, communications, etc.
  • Coordinate the development of content for the virtual meetings
  • Give technical support for the Virtual Meeting depending on what system is being used, i.e. GoToMeeting or Skype.
Requirements
  • 5+ years of Event Management background
  • 5+ years of Project Management experience
  • Customer Advisory Board experience preferred
  • Experience in enterprise software is a plus
Specifics of the Role
  • Contractor position reporting to the Global Director of Customer Engagement.
  • Role can be done virtually from various locations, but does require travel periodically.
  • Hours estimated at 30 hours/week in peak periods, 10 hours/week in slower periods.

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Web Developer

We're hiring a Web Developer to work on web based projects for our customers. Ideally this developer would be a full-stack developer, but we're flexible on that requirement for the right person.  In this role, the developer will work directly with our design team, project managers and key customers.
RESPONSIBILITIES
  • Create HTML/CSS from provided designs.
  • Create back-end functionality using PHP, Node.js and/or other languages.
  • Create MVC based web applications using PHP frameworks such as Laravel.
  • Integrate with various APIs and 3rd party services.
  • Implement JavaScript front-end interactivity using libraries such as React and Vue.
  • Implement animations using CSS3 and/or JavaScript.
  • Create themes and extend the functionality of content management systems like WordPress or Drupal.
  • Help configure and maintain web hosting environments.
  • Introduce and implement innovative techniques and technologies.
  • Ensure that websites are thoroughly tested and work across multiple platforms and browsers.
  • Help scope development projects and plan milestones, deliverables, and time-lines.
SKILLS & EXPERIENCE
  • 2-5 years experience.
  • Expert with HTML and CSS (HTML5 & CSS3).
  • Expert JavaScript knowledge.
  • Experience with PHP.
  • Experience with Node.js.
  • Experience with MVC frameworks such as Laravel.
  • Experience with Drupal and other CMS platforms.
  • Experience with task management software such as JIRA.
  • Obsessive attention to detail, ensuring that website matches design pixel per pixel and applications are well tested.
  • Motivated to research and learn about new technologies and practices.

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Senior Designer

EKR is seeking a Senior Designer. Side by side with the design team, you will be placed in a position allowing for effective collaboration, learning and creativity. Working alongside a web and software development team, you will see your designs come to life and move into the marketing world. You will take on design tasks across multiple projects associating with many clients, keeping the work diverse and engaging. Your primary focus will be to transform ideas into well-structured, engaging and effective user experiences. Interactive websites and engaging brands are at the forefront of these designs. If you are the right fit for this team, you enjoy developing brands, visuals, wireframes, sitemaps, user interface designs and solving complex problems for clients. You also enjoy new challenges and are ready to share your talents in a highly creative and collaborative environment. You will be expected to meet these challenges with energy and dedication since at EKR you will be part of designing brands that are recognized throughout the world.
Job Requirements
  • Encourages a culture of user-centered design and creative collaboration
  • Communicates visually through digital assets such as drawings, infographics, wireframes, interfaces, flow charts, brands, etc.
  • Works closely with product managers, marketing managers and other stakeholders to understand product vision and customer needs
  • Transforms ideas into well-structured, efficient user experiences
  • Continually tailors experiences to fit the requirements and expectations of the modern user and the companies target audience
  • Develops the full stack of UX deliverables, including brand identities, storyboards, infographics, interactive design, UI design and other visuals and experiences
  • Creates and develops interaction design specification documents, including conceptual models, wireframes, page schematics, mockups and prototypes
  • Assist in implementation of digital marketing to provide optimization of existing application and encourage user interaction
  • Participates in all phases of the Agile design process
  • Participates in developing creative solutions for data presentation, visualization and interaction
  • Responsible for multiple tasks, projects and clients, having the ability to work with a team for productivity and fulfillment
  • Performs task-level work that is varied and requires some complex design competencies
  • Manages initiatives with limited supervision and possesses good decision-making skills
  • Presents designs to clients in an engaging, persuasive and professional manner
  • Views problems from a holistic viewpoint and accurately pinpoints their root cause
  • Communicates professionally and effectively with clients, end-users, developers and others throughout the design process
  • Explores and understands customer needs, problems and potential design constraints
Qualifications
  • Bachelor’s degree, preferably in design, UI or a related field
  • 3–5+ years of professional experience
  • Strong attention to detail and a commitment to delivering highly polished designs under tight time constraints
  • Proven observational and listening skills; ability to recognize user experience needs and convert into product design
  • Proven experience working in teams across organizations leading to effective resolution of problems
  • Working knowledge of Adobe CC, namely, Photoshop, Illustrator and InDesign
  • Understanding of limitations and opportunity of web design and development
  • Working knowledge and application of 2–4 of the following competencies:
    • Identity Design
    • Interaction Design
    • User Interface Design
    • User Experience Design
  • Creativity, originality or ingenuity is required
  • Exceptional ability to build and maintain relationships
  • Exceptional ability to resolve conflict and disparate opinions
Interested? Email the following items to careers@ekragency.com.
  • Cover letter
  • Resume
  • Digital portfolio samples

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Digital Advertising Manager

EKR seeks a digital advertising manager to develop and execute digital advertising campaigns and strategies for our clients. The successful candidate will exhibit a strong analytical and creative mind coupled with a passion for turning leads into conversions. We’re looking for smart, energetic individuals to join the Digital Marketing Team to help digital advertising campaigns and strategies for a variety of clients. Please apply if you’re enthusiastic about digital advertising campaigns and conversion optimization. Ultimately, you should be able to promote our client's campaigns and produce results based on client objectives.
Responsibilities
  • Design digital advertising campaigns for digital marketing clients. Coordinate client ad strategies on multiple channels (Google Ads, Social, content promotion, etc.)
  • Manage end-to-end digital projects for digital marketing clients.
  • Use metrics to optimize the customer journey and improve conversions.
  • Work with Digital Marketing Director to ensure advertising efforts are effective.
  • Define testing plans, use heat maps, analytics and other data at your disposal to determine improvements to the customer journey.
  • Work with account management, creative and development teams to ensure digital marketing client campaign success.
  • Suggest and implement digital marketing strategies and tactics to increase performance.
  • Implement conversion tracking using Google Tag Manager.
  • Monitor ROI and KPIs and report on campaign success to clients.
  • Be a proactive innovator and learner.
Skills & Experience
  • Bachelor's degree or equivalent experience.
  • 2-4 years managing digital ads (agency experience is a plus.)
  • Passionate about digital marketing.
  • Ability to analyze data and draw thoughtful conclusions.
  • Familiarity with web design and content management systems.
  • Excellent analytical and project management skills.
  • Highly creative, thriving in a fast-paced environment.
  • A strong writer with a solid attention to grammar, quality and detail.
  • Be able to collaborate with others as well as work alone.
  • Google Ads and Google Analytics Certification are required.
INTERESTED? EMAIL THE FOLLOWING ITEMS TO CAREERS@EKRAGENCY.COM
  • Cover letter
  • Resume

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Design Intern

EKR is seeking a Design Intern. Side by side with the design team, you will be placed in a position allowing for effective collaboration, learning and creativity. Working alongside a web and software development team, you will see your designs come to life and move into the marketing world. You will take on design tasks across multiple projects associating with many clients, keeping the work diverse and engaging. Your primary focus will be to transform ideas into well-structured, engaging and effective user experiences. Interactive websites and engaging brands are at the forefront of these designs. If you are the right fit for this team, you enjoy developing brands, visuals, wireframes, sitemaps, user interface designs and solving complex problems for clients. You also enjoy new challenges and are ready to share your talents in a highly creative and collaborative environment. You will be expected to meet these challenges with energy and dedication since at EKR you will be part of designing brands that are recognized throughout the world. JOB REQUIREMENTS
  • Encourages a culture of user-centered design and creative collaboration
  • Communicates visually through digital assets such as drawings, infographics, wireframes, interfaces, flow charts, brands, etc.
  • Works closely with product managers, marketing managers and other stakeholders to understand product vision and customer needs
  • Transforms ideas into well-structured, efficient user experiences
  • Continually tailors experiences to fit the requirements and expectations of the modern user and the companies target audience
  • Develops the full stack of UX deliverables, including brand identities, storyboards, infographics, interactive design, UI design and other visuals and experiences
  • Creates and develops interaction design specification documents, including conceptual models, wireframes, page schematics, mockups and prototypes
  • Assist in implementation of digital marketing to provide optimization of existing application and encourage user interaction
  • Participates in all phases of the Agile design process
  • Participates in developing creative solutions for data presentation, visualization and interaction
  • Responsible for multiple tasks, projects and clients, having the ability to work with a team for productivity and fulfillment
  • Performs task-level work that is varied and requires some complex design competencies
  • Manages initiatives with limited supervision and possesses good decision-making skills
  • Presents designs to clients in an engaging, persuasive and professional manner
  • Views problems from a holistic viewpoint and accurately pinpoints their root cause
  • Communicates professionally and effectively with clients, end-users, developers and others throughout the design process
  • Explores and understands customer needs, problems and potential design constraints
QUALIFICATIONS
  • Bachelor’s degree, preferably in design, UI or a related field
  • 1–5 years of experience
  • Strong attention to detail and a commitment to delivering highly polished designs under tight time constraints
  • Proven observational and listening skills; ability to recognize user experience needs and convert into product design
  • Proven experience working in teams across organizations leading to effective resolution of problems
  • Working knowledge of Adobe CC, namely, Photoshop, Illustrator and InDesign
  • Understanding of limitations and opportunity of web design and development
  • Working knowledge and application of 2–4 of the following competencies:
    • Identity Design
    • Interaction Design
    • User Interface Design
    • User Experience Design
  • Creativity, originality or ingenuity is required
  • Exceptional ability to build and maintain relationships
  • Exceptional ability to resolve conflict and disparate opinions
INTERESTED? EMAIL THE FOLLOWING ITEMS TO CAREERS@EKRAGENCY.COM:
  • Cover letter
  • Resume
  • Digital portfolio samples

Apply Now

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Yes, we have specific roles we’re looking for. But, we’re more interested in your skills—in you as a person. Will you jive with our diverse team? Do you have intensity (even a slight addiction) for digital marketing, brand building, art creation or code tinkering—or a bit of everything? What we’re trying to say is simple. Send us your résumé anyway. Let’s see if we can make your role together.

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Looking for an internship?

We’re always looking for fresh talent to add to our team. We have an internship program you can learn more about below.

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