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Careers

We are an Albany, NY based company specializing in digital advertising and full service media solutions! As a growing company, we're always looking for innovative thinkers to join our fun, hard-working team. If you think you would be a good fit at BrawnMedia, please browse our current openings below!

Current openings:

Front End-Web Developer

Details
Albany, NY based advertising agency is seeking a Front End-Web Developer to support our rapid growth. Creativity in web-based solutions and a passion for the industry is a must!

This position is a full time position and requires working in Albany office.

Candidates must have excellent verbal and written communication skills in order to express graphic concepts easily. Must be able to work in a fast-paced environment and complete multiple tasks efficiently. A positive attitude, great work ethic and the ability to meet tight deadlines is essential.

We are looking for an innovative thinker that can collaborate with our design and development team to create and execute modern responsive websites with unique goals and functionality. Candidates must possess strong conceptual and creative skills and an excellent understanding of applying Graphic Design to the web.

Job Duties:

•Develop creative and realistic concepts and themes for websites
•Design modern website mocks using Adobe CS5.5+
•Experience with JavaScript, JQuery, and CSS
•Experience with Business Catalyst a Plus
•Follow good programming practices (browser compatibility, readability and maintainability, performance, etc.)
•Develop sites with SEO and functionality that adhere to common web standards and are compatible across major browsers
•Develop site architecture and wireframes
•Assist with ongoing website changes per the request of clients and or team members
•Analyze, test, troubleshoot, and review website performance, coding, and other issues

To Apply:

Please email salary requirements, cover letter and resume to careers@brawnmediany.com. Please no phone calls.

Graphic Designer

Details

Albany, NY based advertising agency is seeking a Graphic Designer with digital design experience to support our rapid growth. Candidate will work in Albany office. This position is initially requiring 20-30 hours per week with the potential to grow into a full-time position. Must be creative, driven and have an inspiring passion for the industry!

Candidates must have good communication skills, be able to work in a fast-paced environment with strict deadlines, and have a positive attitude with great work ethic. We are looking for an innovative thinker, and team player with strong conceptual and creative skill as well as an excellent understanding of traditional and digital marketing.

The successful candidate must be creative with their designs while keeping within the technical boundaries that are required for digital production. Specifically, we are looking for a designer who can create effective graphics for websites, display ads, social media, email, etc. with our client’s best interest in mind. This position requires good interpersonal skills, with attention to detail and accurately produce what our clients want.

Job Duties:

  • Design and develop creative concepts for display ads, social media, email templates, and other digital media
  • Designing websites and landing pages with clear goals, functionality, and good user experience
  • Develop site content and graphics by coordinating with account managers; i.e. icons, banners, audio enhancements, etc
  • Ensure brand standards are met through social media and digital advertising
  • Work with the creative team to develop compelling messages for client marketing materials
  • Assist with ongoing website changes per the request of clients and or team members
  • Stay updated on current and new web based technologies, browsers and mobile platforms

Skill Requirements:

  • 1-2+ years of professional experience in as a Graphic or Web Designer
  • Solid understanding of the relationship between content, visual design, hierarchy, user interface and technology
  • Proficiency with the Adobe CC applications (InDesign, Photoshop, Illustrator and Acrobat) as well as familiarity with the latest Macintosh operating system is a must
  • Experience with Google Web Designer is a plus
  • Knowledge of HMTL and CSS

Please email cover letter and resume and include samples of your design work and/or a link to your online portfolio to careers@brawnmediany.com. Please no phone calls.

To Apply:

Please email salary requirements, cover letter and resume to careers@brawnmediany.com. Please no phone calls.

SEM/PPC Specialist, Albany, NY

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Albany, NY based advertising agency is seeking a Digital Media Specialist to support our rapid growth. The PPC / SEM Specialist will help develop digital marketing campaigns to support clients’ search, display and social marketing initiatives. Responsibilities include keyword research, writing ad copy, testing and optimizing landing pages, managing existing PPC, display and social campaigns, reporting, and other related tasks.

The ideal candidate will have a passion for data and analytics, as well as have strong communication skill, be extremely organized, self-motivated, and collaborative and have the desire and aptitude to learn quickly while effectively multi-tasking. Working knowledge of various formats of digital media planning & buying, including Google AdWords and Facebook advertising, and a basic knowledge of direct response marketing principles are a must.

Job Responsibilities:

  • Responsible for supporting internal account management team in the media planning, buying, campaign execution, administration and reporting for multiple digital marketing campaigns, including paid search, display advertising, Facebook advertising, Instagram advertising and more
  • Online research of digital media trends, opportunities, and competitive data to present internally as requested
  • Assist in managing budget reporting and allocation
  • Develop campaign performance reports for use by both the internal team and external clients
  • Initiate campaign, creative and landing page experience improvement projects to present to clients, and manage resulting projects and initiatives
  • Maintain detailed written status reports to ensure efficient workflow, and ensure adherence to deadlines and deliverables
  • Other tasks as assigned

Job Requirements:

  • A Bachelor’s Degree
  • A minimum of one year work experience in a similar role creating PPC campaigns in Google AdWords
  • Knowledge of paid search, display, mobile, video, and social campaigns including creative guidelines, targeting and trafficking principals
  • Follow paid search trends as the various platforms evolve
  • Must be creative, detailed and love finding strategies to get clients stronger conversions
  • A background and/or interest in measurement and optimization of marketing ROI is key to this role
  • Strong communication and organizational skills
  • Quantitative and analytical skills, experience with relevant digital analytics and reporting tools a plus
  • Highly pro-active and solution-oriented, a team player and self-starter
  • Ability to thrive in an extremely fast-paced environment, with tight deadlines and multiple priorities.
  • Must be solutions-oriented and an innovative thinker
  • Computer proficiency in Microsoft Office (Outlook, Excel, PowerPoint and Word)
  • Preferred: Google Adwords Certified

Please email cover letter and resume along with salary requirements to careers@brawnmediany.com. Please, no phone calls.


To Apply:

Please email salary requirements, cover letter and resume to careers@brawnmediany.com. Please no phone calls.

Sales Account Manager, Albany, NY

Details

Albany, NY based advertising agency is seeking an experienced Sales Account Manager. The successful candidate will be responsible for supporting the company’s sales goals by developing professional long-term relationships, discovering the needs of new and existing clients and delivering innovative products with the highest level of quality, service, and integrity to exceed those needs.

Responsibilities
(Other duties may be assigned)

We need a proven “HUNTER” to develop maximum sales potential through competitive sales techniques and knowledge of the company’s products and services as well as the competition’s strengths/weaknesses. Must be able to build and maintain quality relations with existing assigned accounts, and increase account base and volume of sales on a consistent basis. Contact customers via telephone, email or in person by traveling as frequently as necessary to meet and surpass profitable sales goals for the company.

  • Responsible for the sale and servicing of advertising accounts across multiple platforms including web, mobile, broadcast and print
  • Managing a portfolio of accounts
  • Using an existing network of industry contacts to generate new business
  • Leading project management activity
  • Partner with account team to prepare for and execute the client project kickoff meeting
  • Dealing with all aspects of a campaign
  • Ensure the appropriate resources are in place and that the work is conducted in timely fashion by account team, within approved scope and budget
  • Achieving sales targets
  • Delivering sales presentations
  • Attending client meetings
  • Maintaining and expanding relationships with existing clients
  • Accountable for tracking and reporting of budgets throughout the lifecycle of each project
  • Completing administrative work, as required

Requirements

  • 2-year degree and at least 3-5 years sales experience or equivalent combination of education and experience, at an advertising agency or media company.
  • MUST HAVE experience selling digital media
  • Possess a strong desire to succeed with a proven track record of sales success.
  • Experience in Account Management and knowledge of Marketing Principles
  • Ability to write reports and develop proposals.
  • Ability to effectively present information and respond to questions from groups of manager, clients, customers, and the general public.

Other Skills:


Customer Relations; Negotiations; Customer Service; Professionalism; Time Management; Diplomacy; Presentation; Closing technique

Please email cover letter and resume along with salary requirements to careers@brawnmediany.com. Please, no phone calls.

To Apply:

Please email salary requirements, cover letter and resume to careers@brawnmediany.com. Please no phone calls.

Social Media Specialist, Albany, NY

Details

Albany, NY based advertising agency is seeking a Social Media Specialist to advance the goals, messages, image, and credibility of our clients via social media. The position is essential to building brand, growing communities, audience engagement and retaining loyal followers.

Responsibilities:

  • Support our internal account management team in developing social media strategies and plans.
  • Work closely with all departments to develop content that is relevant to and supports the client’s strategy and goals.
  • Learn and assist with SEO techniques as related to content writing.
  • Implement and manage social media advertising campaigns primarily on Facebook and Instagram, but also Twitter, Linked In and Pinterest as needed.
  • Responsible for managing budgets for all social media advertising campaigns.
  • Develop campaign performance reports for use by both the internal team and external clients.
  • Monitor Social Media Ad Campaigns, provide suggestions to AE’s for optimization, and report any concerns.
  • Online research of social media trends, opportunities, and competitive data to present internally as requested.
  • Online Listings Accuracy upkeep and monitoring.
  • Assist with responding to inquiries and comments on established channels in real time as necessary in conjunction with Account Services.
  • Set, track and report on insights and meaningful metrics (KPIs) to evaluate success.
  • Assist with social media calendar.
  • Consistently monitor trends in Social Media and SEO best practices.

Qualifications:

  • Bachelor's Degree, preferably in Journalism, Communications, English or related discipline
  • 1-2 years’ experience writing and implementing social media campaigns
  • Knowledge of Facebook Business Manager a plus
  • Actively participates in a wide variety of social media activities such as blogging, community development and management, social bookmarking, commenting, etc.
  • Understanding of popular social networks – the unique design, functionality, and users of each
  • Proficiency in social listening tools
  • Basic knowledge of HTML and Photoshop and/or Adobe Illustrator highly preferred
  • Strong organizational skills with high attention to detail
  • Must be adaptable to a fast-paced and changing department
  • Resourceful with the ability to foresee and react to company needs
  • Personable, ability to work well with a variety of different personality types and skill sets
  • Excellent verbal, written, and presentation skills; candidates will be required to submit writing samples.

Please email cover letter and resume along with salary requirements to careers@brawnmediany.com. Please no phone calls.

To Apply:

Please email salary requirements, cover letter and resume to careers@brawnmediany.com. Please no phone calls.