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Content Producer

Start Date: Immediately

Description

Content Producers at The Program have a passion for brand storytelling. You understand how to work effectively alongside a team of writers, strategists, filmmakers, photographers and editors, while elevating their work to it’s full potential. You quarterback content projects from start to finish, hammering out logistics and supporting the needs of your team to execute the best product possible. You operate at the intersection of brand strategy and content production.

Responsibilities

  • Manage multiple projects, time frames and teams effectively, while delivering quality content on time and within budget.
  • Work closely with digital producers to develop work-back schedules, SOWS and project scope.
  • Scope and define production budgets, schedules, and goals; manage project margin.
  • Handle pre-production logistics (permits, casting, crew, etc).
  • Represent The Program in various settings.
  • Communicate regularly with project Producers and AP to ensure production contractors and vendors are on-boarded, compensated, and communicated with appropriately.
  • Maintain healthy relationships with content vendors and contractors.
  • Can serve as the main client interface if necessary.
  • Lead efficient meetings and conference calls with brand partners and project team members.
  • Work closely with and support your creative counterparts on the content team (Filmmakers/DPs/Writers/Editors).
  • Effectively communicate project status and margins to agency admin and content manager.
  • Be passionate about delivering the best creative, while creating solutions to produce it in a way that does not jeopardize schedule and budget.

Qualifications

  • 3-5 years of experience producing branded video/photo content.
  • Experience managing project/production budgets of 100k-400k.
  • Proficiency in Google Docs, Spreadsheets, and Adobe Creative Suite.
  • Experience in obtaining shooting permits.
  • Excellent communication and organizational skills.
  • Bachelor’s degree or equivalent professional experience required. PMI certification a plus.

Details

This is an in-house position working from our studio in SE Portland. Salary is competitive based on experience. The Program provides a competitive benefit package that includes paid holidays, vacation/personal time, 401k matching and health, dental, and vision insurance. Relocation package available if applicable.

How To Apply

Please send information (LinkedIn, resume, worksamples, etc.) to careers@theprogrampdx.com


Motion Designer

Start Date: Immediately

Description

The Program designs, develops and delivers digital solutions to create meaningful experiences that catapult brands well into the digital future. The Program’s culture is infused with a passion for digital innovation and dedication to exploring how brands and their audiences engage with each other. The Program works with some of the world’s largest and most innovative brands across multiple channels.

Technology, innovation and brands are changing every second of every day. Being at the forefront of those changes and conversations is what keeps The Program on our toes with the need and want to grow and perfect our skills. Curating an environment where our team can learn from each other is one of the key cornerstones of team member growth.

As a Motion Designer your role will be to help conceptualize and create high-level interactive animations and video, taking them from concept to completion, while working with our content and engineering teams to integrate them into interactive experiences. You will also be working with design leads, ensuring quality and consistency throughout the entire design process, while gaining a thorough knowledge of client brand standards and visual centers.

Responsibilities

  • Conceptualize and create high-level motion-graphics prototypes and videos.
  • Collaborate with Content team in editing and integrating motion content.
  • Research, and design concepts that continue to push the creative team in its pursuit of new ideas.
  • Collaborate and communicate effectively as a member of a project team, partnering heavily with engineering, design, and producer teams in an agile, fast-paced environment.
  • Approach work using best practices to deliver quality products
  • Provide recommendations and insight, while remaining positive, open and flexible.
  • Take accountability with tight deadlines and deliver quick turnarounds and revisions while maintaining high quality work with creative integrity.
  • Remain current on design and usability best practices.

Qualifications

  • 3+ Years of relevant, motion design experience.
  • Passionate about remaining ahead of the design curve.
  • Demonstrate teamwork and interpersonal skills to collaborate with our teams on a variety of projects.
  • Thrive in a fast-paced and entrepreneurial environment and seize the opportunity to make a difference.
  • Exceptional digital production skills, along with a demonstrated proficiency in Adobe applications, including but not limited to Photoshop, Illustrator, and InDesign.
  • After Effects or similar motion graphics applications experience.
  • Unity and Cinema 4D experience a plus.
  • Ability to ensure aesthetic quality and details are consistent across all creative.
  • Strong attention to detail. Be pixel perfect.
  • Self-starter with proven interpersonal and communication skills.
  • Demonstrated knowledge of cross-browser and platform compatibility.

Details

This is an in-house position working from our studio in SE Portland. Salary is competitive based on experience. The Program provides a competitive benefit package that includes paid holidays, vacation/personal time, 401k matching and health, dental, and vision insurance. Relocation package available if applicable.

How To Apply

Please send information (LinkedIn, resume, worksamples, etc.) to careers@theprogrampdx.com


Sr. Strategist

Start Date: Immediately

Description

Our Strategists partner with the world’s most competitive and innovative brands to develop highly technical and creative digital solutions.

From creative uses of promoted products to developing large-scale content programs, the Sr. Strategist is a senior-level marketer who is relied on to come up with big ideas that meet objectives and help brands innovate in new and exciting ways. A creative visionary and critical thinker, our Strategists think big and execute small, establishing lasting relationships with brands becoming a cornerstone to their digital marketing operations.

Our Strategists help grow projects alongside designers, developers and producers. They love to research, sketch ideas and fight for the best approach from UX to content strategy to feature sets.

Responsibilities

  • Developing creative concepts that meet brand objectives and are executable.
  • Represent The Program in client and agency settings, as well as industry events.
  • Effectively work cross-functionally, building relationships with internal and client teams.
  • Identify new business and growth opportunities inside The Program brand partners.
  • Listen, absorb, then give insight.
  • Think big, execute small, do both quickly.
  • Help the team see a clear path and move them forward.
  • Any and all details to help design and engineering create strategically.
  • Ability to communicate at a high level with clients, design and engineering.
  • Interest in learning new things.
  • Ability to juggle multiple projects.
  • Work closely with brands by providing innovative solutions for strategic accounts that help grow the business and align with project goals and objectives.
  • Lead ideation and brainstorming sessions and help crystallize ideas into actionable solutions.
  • Provide media recommendations to support large-scale programs and initiatives oversee the execution of large and custom programs.

Details

This is an in-house position working from our studio in SE Portland. Salary is competitive based on experience. The Program provides a competitive benefit package that includes paid holidays, vacation/personal time, 401k matching and health, dental, and vision insurance. Relocation package available if applicable.

How To Apply

Please send information (LinkedIn, resume, worksamples, etc.) to careers@theprogrampdx.com


Senior Interactive Designer

Start Date: Immediately

Description

The Program is looking for a Senior Interactive Designer to join our Portland, Oregon agency. The right person will have advanced experience across a wide variety of applications and hardware. If you are passionate about innovation and enjoy working in a collaborative, fast paced environment, we want to hear from you.

Required Technologies

Fluency in current graphic design practices and layout software, such as Adobe Photoshop, Illustrator, InDesign. Interactive prototype software experience such as InVision, Marvel and others a plus.

Responsibilities

  • Conceptualize and create beautiful digital/interactive experiences for a multitude of high-visibility clients.
  • Collaborate and communicate effectively as a member of a project. team, partnering heavily with engineering, design, and strategy teams.
  • Approach work using best practices to deliver quality products.
  • Collaborate with team members in a agile, fast-paced environment.
  • Provide recommendations and insight, while remaining positive, open and flexible.
  • Take accountability with tight deadlines, be proactive and stay on task with little supervision.
  • Remain current on design and usability best practices.

Qualifications

  • 5+ Years of relevant, interactive design experience.
  • Demonstrate teamwork and interpersonal skills to collaborate with our teams on a variety of projects.
  • Thrive in a fast-paced and entrepreneurial environment and seize the opportunity to make a difference.
  • Exceptional digital skills, along with a demonstrated proficiency in Adobe applications.
  • Visual and Brand design experience a plus.
  • Ability to ensure aesthetic quality and details are consistent across all creative.
  • Strong attention to detail. Be pixel perfect.
  • Self-starter with proven interpersonal and communication skills.
  • Demonstrated knowledge of cross-browser and platform compatibility.
  • Ability to receive and give constructive feedback throughout all design phases.
  • Ping Pong experience preferred (paddles provided).

How To Apply

Please send information (LinkedIn, resume, worksamples, Github, etc.) to careers@theprogrampdx.com


Digital Producer

Start Date: Immediately

Description

Our producers possess an innate ability to navigate creative, technology and client relationship needs. They own the project process, ensuring no detail goes unnoticed and untouched. They are solely dedicated to the success of every project, representing an agency cornerstone.

Our most important assets are people and the relationships we build. As a Digital Producer, we trust you to manage these relationships, delivering quality work under tough constraints with a positive outlook. Producers are responsible for complex, digital and highly technical products and projects. You will help produce technical requirements and documentation, oversee timelines, budgets and resources while motivating teams, and managing relationships with confidence.

Please note: This is not a film-making or content production role.

Responsibilities

  • Direct client and project deliverables, strategic requirements and explain complex ideas clearly, and confidently.
  • Manage expectations against reality.
  • Oversee multiple, concurrent projects and project teams, including designers, engineers, quality assurance and third-party vendors.
  • Work in an independent fashion, solve problems, make decisions, and communicate effectively in difficult situations.
  • Work closely with strategy and technology teams in the development of new business, including scoping and estimating new projects.
  • An innate ability to motivate teams in a smooth, organized manner, promoting urgency without panic, confident direction over indecision.
  • Effective presentation and communication skills.
  • Approach your work with an open, flexible outlook and a focus on innovation.
  • Demonstrate familiarity with diverse media-specific deliverable needs.
  • Stay current with assigned clients’ brands, products and services.
  • Thoroughly understand agency departmental and resource expertise and produce SOWs, estimates, proposals and pitches for assigned brands.
  • Manage collaborative account, creative, technical and production teams and outside vendors to help ensure all work achieves an outcome that exceeds client expectations.
  • Perform project administration such as component production status, schedules, resource requests, budget management and reporting, ensure quality control with the proofing and QA departments, determine and monitor resource requirements and issues.

Details

This is an in-house position working from our studio in SE Portland. Salary is competitive based on experience. The Program provides a competitive benefit package that includes paid holidays, vacation/personal time, 401k matching and health, dental, and vision insurance. Relocation package available if applicable.

How To Apply

Please send information (LinkedIn, resume, worksamples, Github, etc.) to careers@theprogrampdx.com