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Calling all Rock Stars

You always wanted to be a rock star ... Here is your moment. We are a finely tuned and harmonized orchestra of positive energy, working together to create music to our clients’ ears. For us, it’s not work – it’s merely joy-filled days spent playing in a sandbox of possibilities. So don’t be shy. Step into the limelight and share your awesomeness with us. We’re ready with the backup music.

Account Management

Account Manager, Charleston SC

Account Manager, Charleston SC

We have an exciting opportunity for an Account Manager to join our rapidly growing team. We are looking for someone who is focused on building our client’s business, the account relationship and the expertise of our team. This means identifying ideas that drive results and solving business challenges, while staying organized and communicating clearly in a very fast paced environment.

Responsibilities for this role include:

  • Strengthening our relationship with the clients, becoming their go-to resource.
  • Displaying a firm understanding of the client team’s structure, hierarchy and political realities
  • Researching key business challenges, customer behavior, target audiences, competitive landscape and environmental factors that impact marketing campaigns
  • Creating strategic, well-thought out communications plans, presentations and proposals
  • Creating dependable, organized and clear communications at all levels and across all departments
  • Steering actionable briefs and presenting work confidently and persuasively
  • Managing client and agency team expectations, day in and out, and helping clear roadblocks to success
  • Demonstrating the ability to successfully solve problems when challenges arrive
  • Developing team members by coaching, training and identifying areas of growth

Qualifications for this role:

  • A Bachelor's degree
  • A minimum of three years of job experience, preferably in a creative agency
  • Proficiency of Microsoft Office Suite
  • Professional image through in-person and phone interaction
  • Excellent time and calendar management skills
  • Ability to work in fast-paced and pressured environment while remaining proactive, resourceful and efficient
  • Ability to work well in a team environment
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills
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Account Manager, Myrtle Beach SC

Account Manager, Myrtle Beach SC

We have an exciting opportunity for an Account Manager to join our rapidly growing team. We are looking for someone who is focused on building our client’s business, the account relationship and the expertise of our team. This means identifying ideas that drive results and solving business challenges, while staying organized and communicating clearly in a very fast paced environment.

Responsibilities for this role include:

  • Strengthening our relationship with the clients, becoming their go-to resource.
  • Displaying a firm understanding of the client team’s structure, hierarchy and political realities
  • Researching key business challenges, customer behavior, target audiences, competitive landscape and environmental factors that impact marketing campaigns
  • Creating strategic, well-thought out communications plans, presentations and proposals
  • Creating dependable, organized and clear communications at all levels and across all departments
  • Steering actionable briefs and presenting work confidently and persuasively
  • Managing client and agency team expectations, day in and out, and helping clear roadblocks to success
  • Demonstrating the ability to successfully solve problems when challenges arrive
  • Developing team members by coaching, training and identifying areas of growth

Qualifications for this role:

  • A Bachelor's degree
  • A minimum of three years of job experience, preferably in a creative agency
  • Proficiency of Microsoft Office Suite
  • Professional image through in-person and phone interaction
  • Excellent time and calendar management skills
  • Ability to work in fast-paced and pressured environment while remaining proactive, resourceful and efficient
  • Ability to work well in a team environment
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills
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Project Manager, Chattanooga TN

Project Manager, Chattanooga TN

We have an exciting opportunity for a Project Manager to join our rapidly growing team. We are looking for someone who is focused on getting projects completed on time, on budget and correctly.  This means the Project Manager is the liaison between the Account Manager and the agency’s internal production team.   The Project Manager is an effective problem-solver on a daily basis, the project manager must be adept at anticipating problems and recognizing opportunities.  The Project Manager identifies ideas that drive results and solving challenges that arise during the production process, while staying organized and communicating clearly in a very fast paced environment. 

Responsibilities for this role:

  • Acts as the primary client contact for assigned projects, developing relationships with clients and working closely with them to learn their business and communication needs.
  • Works closely with all agency department staff to develop and implement strategic project plans.
  • Has a thorough understanding of the planning, creative and production processes.
  • Proactively gathers the necessary information to plan and implement each client project.
  • Provides timely issuance of all documentation: proposals, project initiations, creative briefs, estimates, timelines, meeting summaries, and status and budget reports.
  • Manages time and financial resources to ensure client projects are on time and on budget.
  • Handles monthly billing and reconciliation of all projects for assigned clients; maintains ongoing accounting status reports for clients.
  • Maintains working knowledge of pertinent software and peripherals needed to complete work.
  • Proofreads copy, artwork, agency and printers’ proofs as requested; sees that all work completes the standard agency approval process before being reviewed by clients or turned over to suppliers.

Qualifications for this role:

  • A Bachelor's degree
  • Two plus years of project management experience, preferably in a creative agency
  • Expert working level knowledge in Google Apps for Business (Mail, Calendar, Drive) and Microsoft Office Suite (Word, Excel, Keynote)
  • Professional image through in-person and phone interaction
  • Excellent time and calendar management skills
  • Ability to work in fast-paced and pressured environment while remaining proactive, resourceful and efficient
  • Ability to work well in a team environment
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills
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Creative

Junior Art Director - Outdoor Industry - Chattanooga TN or Charlotte NC

Junior Art Director - Outdoor Industry - Chattanooga TN or Charlotte NC

We have an exciting opportunity for an Art Director to join The Brandon Agency’s rapidly growing team. Here, an Art Director plays an integral role on our team and is expected to come to the game ready to compete. We want creative-minded folks with a passion for great design and a desire to push the envelope in order to give our clients work that makes them swoon. A complete skill set across all media is a must — print, digital, etc. They must communicate well in every aspect of their job — internally, externally and in the work they produce. Successfully keeping several balls in the air at once is a given in this industry, which means a strong candidate is a master juggler. A strong understanding of the outdoor industry preferred.

Responsibilities for this role:

  • Responsible for leading and executing the creative, design, and implementation of all assets for both clients and the agency
  • Conceptualize, plan, and design visual elements to include; videos, websites, web banners, email templates, print, television applications while maintaining brand standards
  • Provide cross-functional design (print, digital, social, and internal graphic work)
  • Apply brand guidelines, values, and relevance throughout the design creation and execution process
  • Provide quality assurance for all creative work

Qualifications for this role:

  • A Bachelor's degree
  • Two to four years job experience, preferably in a creative agency
  • A background and or deep understanding of the outdoor industry, it’s brands and it’s target market.
  • Proficiency of appropriate design software
  • Professional image through in-person and phone interaction
  • Excellent time and calendar management skills
  • Ability to work in fast-paced and pressured environment while remaining proactive, resourceful and efficient
  • Ability to work well in a team environment
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills
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Interactive

Digital Analytics Coordinator

Digital Analytics Coordinator

The Brandon Agency is currently seeking a Digital Analytics Coordinator who is eager to start their analytics career in a fast-paced agency environment as part of our fully integrated team. We are a dynamic group of Creative/Interactive/Social/PR/Research/Strategy/Media talent working together across six offices to rock the marketing world. Here, big ideas are King. We partner with our clients to successfully integrate them on every level. We want best-in-class people, so if you like to be involved in decision-making processes, have a passion for proving theories and believe there is always room for improvement, apply to join the analytics team.

Although the primary focus of this role will be on reporting and analysis, this position will be involved in various digital marketing activities such as conversion optimization, social media, SEO strategies and mobile campaigns. The ideal candidate will have a degree in business or a quantitative field (math/statistics/economics), a strong interest in the digital space and a high level of intellectual curiosity.

Responsibilities for this role:

  • Perform daily, weekly, monthly, and event based reporting.
  • Support analytics team on various data cleansing and admin optimization tasks
  • Support analytics team on data governance and data quality monitoring
  • Perform database analysis and data mining activities through ad-hoc requests.
  • Utilize advanced excel skills: build and maintain professional web analytics reporting.
  • Learn analytics from the inside out: contribute to every stage of analytics tools implementation, including research, requirement gathering, project tracking and quality assurance
  • The ideal candidate will demonstrate resourcefulness and the ability to Googulate when you don’t know the answer.
  • Strong Microsoft Excel skills, including pivot tables, vlookup, sumifs, named range and conditional formatting.
  • Team player who can collaborate across departments e.g. Technology and Marketing.
  • Ability to organize and manage multiple projects at the same time.
  • Eager to learn and advance their career in an in-demand industry

Qualifications for this role:

  • Four year college degree with a focus on business, mathematics, statistics or technology preferred.
  • Strong Microsoft Excel skills, including pivot tables, vlookup, sumifs, named range and conditional formatting.
  • Marketing Research
  • Working knowledge of HTML, Javascript or relevant coursework a plus.
  • Experience with analytics tools, particularly Google Analytics and Adobe Analytics (Omniture) a plus
  • Excellent written and verbal communication
  • Ability to work on multiple projects essential
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Front-End Developer/Designer

Front-End Developer/Designer

The Brandon Agency is looking for a self-motivated and enthusiastic web designer/developer to join our team. The successful candidate will be responsible for designing and developing websites and user interfaces for web-based applications. We need a smart individual with strong creative skills who is interested in sharpening their skills and working hard in a quick-moving environment. This is a full-time, on-site position. You will be working alongside a talented team of web designer/developers, experienced software developers, expert analytics and marketing teams. If you're interested in working with an exceptional team in a relaxed environment, come join us! We love what we do. 

Responsibilities for this role:

  • Create the Interaction Design for consumer-facing transactional, informational, and marketing websites
  • Construct rich interactive templates and prototypes, using HTML, CSS and JavaScript, to perfectly match approved creative and intended experience.
  • Creating, maintaining and improving customer facing user interfaces for web and mobile experiences.
  • Working with other team members in the agency to creative new and engaging web experiences, with a focus on responsive design.
  • Work with back-end developers and QA to build high quality, standards-compliant websites and web-based applications.
  • Proactively work with the development team to develop not just standalone solutions, but high quality reusable components and standards
  • Provide quality assurance for all creative work

Qualifications for this role:

  • Bachelor’s degree in graphic/interaction design or related discipline
  • Proven experience designing customer facing websites and application interfaces
  • Strong understanding of UI/UX principles, HTML, CSS and JavaScript
  • Experience designing using the Adobe Creative Suite
  • Proficiency in front-end development (HTML/CSS/JavaScript)
  • Strong work ethic, positive attitude, and a desire to work in a challenging position
  • Excellent written and verbal communication
  • Practitioner of web standards and responsive design
  • Ability to work on multiple projects essential
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Media

Media Buyer, Charleston or Myrtle Beach

Media Buyer, Charleston or Myrtle Beach

We have an exciting opportunity for a Media Buyer to join our rapidly growing team. We are looking or someone who is focused on building our client's business through the negotiation and placement of media for all platforms, but with a great strength in digital media; setting up campaigns and analyzing the results for all media, and someone that can add their expertise to our team. This means identifying ideas that drive results and solving business challenges, while staying organized and communicating clearly in a very fast paced environment. 

Responsibilities for this role:

  • Responsible for the negotiation, placement, billing, invoicing and reporting of all media for both clients and the agency
  • Building and implementing digital campaigns in DCM and STRATA
  • Develop and maintain positive relationships with media sales representatives of local, regional and national media
  • Work with the media planner to make sure all orders and specs are to the account manager in a timely manner in order to meet creative deadlines

 

Qualifications for this role: field

  • A Bachelor's degree
  • Minimum of three years of job experience, preferably in a full service agency with at least two years experience in buying digital media
  • Proficiency of STRATA, SQAD, Nielsen, SRDS, Social Media Platforms and Microsoft Office Software, especially Excel
  • Professional image through in-person and phone interaction
  • Excellent time and calendar management skills
  • Ability to work in fast-paced and pressured environment while remaining proactive, resourceful and efficient
  • Ability to prioritize projects as they are assigned
  • Ability to work well in a team environment
  • Excellent written and verbal communication
  • Excellent math skills
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Public Relations

Associate Director of Public Relations, Myrtle Beach

Associate Director of Public Relations, Myrtle Beach

We have an exciting opportunity for an Associate Director of Public Relations to join our rapidly growing team. We are looking for someone who is focused on building our client's business through extensive and proactive storytelling through public relations, and someone that can add their expertise to our team. This means identifying ideas that drive results and solving business challenges, while staying organized and communicating clearly in a very fast paced environment. This position is in our Myrtle Beach office, though Charlotte, NC or our Charleston office would be considered for the ideal candidate.

Responsibilities for this role include:

Possess a leading edge understanding of PR including trends and emerging platforms.

Develops and implements communications tactics that include PR on behalf of Agency clients.

Develops positive relationships with local, regional and national media of interest and manage the flow of information to and from media representatives to encourage positive exposure for our clients' businesses. This includes: managing publicity efforts through issuing press releases, holding press conferences, and placing feature stories, technical articles or position papers, among other methods.

Work closely with the Director of Public Relations & Social Media to develop and optimize PR marketing campaigns.

Oversee day-to-day operation of the Public Relations teams, providing guidance, quality control and direction to the efforts on behalf of the agency and clients. This includes reviewing and/or editing PR content and determining when or where the information will be distributed, etc.

Qualifications for this role:

A bachelor's degree in communications or a related field
Eight plus years experience in an agency setting
Demonstrated, strong Media Relations skills a must
Proficiency in all forms of public and media relations
Understanding of social media and marketing communications
Professional image through in-person and phone interaction
Excellent time and calendar management skills
Ability to work in fast-paced and pressured environment while remaining proactive, resourceful and efficient
Ability to work well in a team environment
Excellent written and verbal communication skills

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