Join our team.

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.

Drupal Developer

EKR is hiring a Drupal Developer to work directly with customer websites built on the Drupal CMS.   This person will be responsible for full-stack development including implementation of design (CSS & HTML), dynamic interactivity, as well as module development and integration with 3rd party systems.  They will work directly with our design team, project managers and key customers.
Responsibilities
  • Implement front-end interactivity using HTML, CSS and JavaScript.
  • Extend the functionality of Drupal through modules and custom code.
  • Integrate a Headless Drupal environment with a separate Node.js front-end framework.
  • Enforce web standards compliance.
  • 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
  • 4+ years experience with Drupal.
  • Expert with HTML and CSS (HTML5 & CSS3).
  • Expert experience skinning and customizing Drupal.
  • JavaScript knowledge including frameworks such React or Vue.
  • Advanced experience with PHP.
  • Experience with Node.js would be ideal.
  • Obsessive attention to detail, ensuring that website functions as expected and applications are relatively bug free.
  • Ability to multi-task, and work under pressure.
  • Motivated to research and learn about new technologies and practices.
Interested?
Email the following items to careers@ekragency.com or use the form on this page to submit your application.
  • Cover letter
  • Resume

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Office Manager

EKR is seeking a happy, outgoing and energetic individual to help make our office hum like a finely tuned machine. The ideal candidate will have a keen love of people and of organization; he or she will feel driven to create exceptional service experiences for everyone around them.

DESCRIPTION

HOST
Working from the reception area, our office manager is the company’s first point of contact with employees and clients. He or she greets people as they arrive and ensures that all guests have a wonderful, memorable experience visiting EKR.
UPKEEP
Our office manager ensures the office is always neat, tidy and ready to make a good impression. They also maintain our cereal bar and keep the refrigerator full of cold drinks. This also includes picking up supplies for the office on a weekly basis.
EVENTS
Our office manager organizes and oversees company events (like our Christmas party and annual dude ranch family getaway). They also organize company lunches every Friday and run logistics when we host client celebrations at our office.
BOOKKEEPING & HR
Our office manager assists with bookkeeping and other clerical duties by receiving payments and paying bills. He or she also runs payroll twice a month and work with our benefits company to help employees manage their health insurance. Any experience with Quickbooks would be very helpful!! Additionally, he or she coordinates the onboarding of new employees and takes care of needed paperwork with employees leaving.

QUALIFICATIONS

HAPPY
Absolute charm and charisma. The kind of person you would want to have as a friend.
ORGANIZED
An innate ability to handle details and stay on top of a variety of moving parts.
GO-GETTER
The right person for this job has a track record of showing initiative and is plagued by an insatiable desire to get things done.
FUN
The best candidate will bear these qualities and be playful—quick to laugh and to make others laugh.

Interested?

Submit a resume and cover letter using the form on this page, or you may email them directly to careers@ekragency.com. Employment references should also be included.

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Brand Strategist

EKR is looking for a talented, passionate person to join our brand strategy team. Our ideal candidate is a strong researcher who can turn meaningful insights into powerful strategies. And if you're a Marvel nerd or sports fan even better. This person will help with all aspects of the brand strategy process, including research design and execution, brand positioning, naming, strategy development and marketing execution. 
RESPONSIBILITIES
  • Assist in designing and conducting primary and secondary research (including competitor and industry analyses, surveys, interviews and workshops).
  • Create and present engaging research presentations and reports for clients' top executives.
  • Analyze research to help create positioning, messaging, personas, strategies and tactics.
  • Assist in generating, vetting and testing names for products and companies.
  • Help craft targeted and creative campaigns based on data.
  • Help plan and coordinate media buying for select clients.
  • Assist in helping clients identify opportunities for growth and differentiation.
  • Continually look for ways to improve team processes.
SKILLS & EXPERIENCE
  • Bachelor’s degree or equivalent experience.
  • 1-3+ internships doing related work.
  • A proactive innovator and learner.
  • Deep understanding of research and strategy development.
  • Basic understanding of sales and business processes.
  • Strong writing skills with a solid attention to detail, grammar and quality.
  • Is a highly effective communicator and capable presenter.
  • Meticulously organized with the ability to prioritize.
  • Brings enthusiasm to the workplace and is motivated by a challenge.

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UI Visual Designer

EKR is seeking a Visual UI Designer. Side by side with the design team, you will be placed in a position allowing for effective collaboration, learning and creativity. Our ideal candidate has a track record of designing flows and wireframes with a strong bias towards user-centric design. The ability to focus in a fast-paced with Product Managers, Engineers, and Designers in an agile environment. The Visual UI Designer is responsible for researching, creating and developing concepts and specifications that optimize the structure and behavior of screen- based, software solutions for the mutual benefit of both user and business. Work within this job family falls into three major categories: (1) enhancements- changes to original design and extensions to existing programs. (2) new Visual Design and UX designs (3) strategic interaction and interface design – new or improved Ix design language, user interface style guides, design archetypes, reusable design assets, etc. JOB REQUIREMENTS Leads multiple project teams of designers and internal and outsourced partners responsible for all stages of UI design and development for a portfolio of complex products and platforms, including design architecture, language, validation, and specifications. Manages and expands relationships with internal and outsourced partners on UI design and development. Reviews and evaluates designs and project activities for compliance with UI design and development guidelines and standards; provides tangible feedback to improve product quality and UI design. Develop high level mockups, and prototypes to effectively communicate design ideas. Ability to sketch high-level and detailed ideas individually and during working sessions. Work closely with immediate team of Product Managers, Marketing Managers, Developers and Content Strategist. Leverage available insights including market analysis, customer feedback, site metrics, and usability findings in all design activities. Consider all parts of the experience, from copy to animations to business model, when designing Provides domain-specific expertise and overall Visual design leadership and perspective to cross- organization projects, programs, and activities. Drives innovation and integration of new technologies and design language into projects and activities in the Visual design organization. Provides guidance and mentoring to less- experienced staff members. QUALIFICATIONS Bachelor's or Master's degree in User Interface Design, Graphic Design, or equivalent. At least 3-5 years’ experience. Broad experience with application of design theories, principles, and concepts to a portfolio of multiple information technology and consumer products and services designs. Excellent analytical and problem-solving skills. Broad understanding and experience in designing and implementing research and data collection plans for interactive and interface design testing and acceptance. Reviewing and evaluating designs for alignment with overall product architecture; recommending and implementing changes to designs and technology to improve product quality and overall interactive and interface design. Excellent written and verbal communication skills. Ability to effectively communicate interactive and interface design data, design proposals and product specifications and negotiate options at senior management levels. Excellent skills in creative design tools (Proficiency with Adobe Creative Cloud, Sketch, and prototyping tools, such as InVision, Framer and Webflow)

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Web Content Manager/Writer

EKR is looking for two temporary (6 months) Web Content Managers to conceive, develop and produce content for a wide range of digital projects. They will help facilitate the migration of  web content into a new content management system including all digital assets, call to actions, and all other ancillary content. The content manager will act as proxy for stakeholders to assess and apply best practices regarding SEO, UX, and administer corporate styles effectively for clear, optimized content.
Responsibilities
  • Review and revise existing web content to adhere to current corporate style and messaging.
  • Generate copy that achieves the desired objectives and conforms to space limitations in a creative way.
  • Edit copy for brand transitions, acquisitions, removals, and other internal changes.
  • Manage client and stakeholder relationships throughout the content creation and/or editing processes.
  • Maintain consistent voice and tone appropriate for corporate styles and product terminology.
  • Demonstrate deep understanding of persuasive writing that is SEO and SEM friendly.
  • Work with a content team to reach time-sensitive goals.
  • Use analytics to develop content strategies for brands and stakeholders.
  • Proof, compose, and edit general web copy.
  • Work with publishers to manage daily web content changes and assigned projects.
Skills & Experience
  • BA in English or marketing-related field preferred.
  • Working knowledge of current web-writing best practices and research.
  • 3+ years of related experience.
  • Superior writing and editing skills.
  • Experience with content management systems preferred.
  • Working knowledge of basic HTML and markdown.
  • Experience with SEO and on-page optimization.
  • Exceptional research skills.
  • An eye for detail and a collaborative demeanor.
  • Experience in an Agile work environment.
  • Self-starter with experience managing assigned tasks and/or projects
  • Excellent communication skills.
Application
  • Please submit a resumé, cover letter and portfolio of previous work (no student projects). Include writing samples, editing comparisons and references.

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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

Apply Now

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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Copywriter

EKR seeks a creative copywriter who can draft like a maniac. This writer must have impeccable skills in short-form writing, long-form writing and editing. They will conceive, develop and produce copy for a wide range of projects, clients and industries. Type of work includes ad copy, email campaigns, blog articles, web copy, video script writing and napkin notes. The successful candidate will demonstrate an exceptional knack for writing to target audiences and different voices—pretty much a chameleon with a keyboard.

Job Requirements

  • Identify the needs and desires of audiences and write copy that connects with them emotionally
  • Excel in short-form and long-form writing
  • Generate writing that achieves the desired objectives and conforms to space limitations in a creative way
  • Write for a myriad of audiences across multiple industries
  • Thrive on deadlines and high-pressure projects
  • Take initiative with any given direction
  • Stay up to date on print and web writing best practices
  • Proof, rewrite and edit written copy

Qualifications

  • BA in English or marketing-related field preferred
  • Clear knowledge of current print and web writing best practices
  • Superior writing, editing and proofreading skills
  • Attitude of absolute ownership and persnicketiness
  • Exceptional research skills

Interested? Email the following items to justin@ekragency.com.

  • Introduction email
  • Resume
  • Three writing samples displaying short-form and long-form writing prowess

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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

Account Manager

EKR, Utah's leading creative agency, is looking for talented, passionate people to help manage client relationships and projects.  Our ideal candidate is a meticulous organizer and deadline addict—and they keep their cool under the pressure associated with doing high quality work in an agency environment. (If you have agency experience, let’s talk.) This person can adeptly coordinate with our strategy, creative and development teams, and they are fluent in the languages of marketer, designer and programmer.
Responsibilities
  • Owns the overall health, profitability and growth of assigned accounts.
  • Handles day-to-day communication.
  • Takes ownership for the successful delivery of client projects.
  • Manages and motivates assigned team members to ensure client needs are met.
  • Helps clients stick to budgets and offers creative solutions for handling scope creep.
  • Anticipates problems and creates contingency plans.
  • Identifies opportunities for new business and account growth.
  • Provide strategic guidance, tactical recommendations, and leadership to clients.
  • Make suggestions to improve internal policies and procedures.
Skills & Experience
  • Bachelor’s degree or equivalent experience.
  • 3+ years working as an Account Manager or similar position for creative and/or web projects.
  • Experience working in an agency environment is a plus.
  • Is a highly effective communicator with a warm enthusiastic attitude.
  • Meticulously organized with the ability to prioritize and solve problem.
  • Demonstrated success in managing people and client relationships.
  • Knowledge of digital marketing and online marketing channels.
  • Brings enthusiasm to the workplace and is motivated by a challenge.

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Don’t see your job listed?

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.

Apply anyway.

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.

Learn about internships.