We’re growing! Our award winning, mighty team is recruiting new talent and fresh faces. Think you might be a fit? Check out the available positions below.
We’re looking for someone who is resourceful, authentic, enthusiastic, collaborative and steadfast to join our family. For this position, we’re seeking a driven Digital Account Manager who has a strong desire to learn, lead and win. This candidate is beautifully balanced. They are proactive in thinking and can multi-task, but also follow processes, spend periods of time “in the zone” and be completely concentrated.
This addition to our digital team will have the opportunity to work on exciting new projects, directly with the Schaefer account service team and clients to clearly understand our clients’ business objectives in an effort to formulate effective digital campaigns.
Digital project management and media planning
Client, vendor and inter-agency communications
Development of bi-weekly and monthly reporting insights and management of execution
Conversion optimization including best practices for website user flow
Ability to brainstorm and implementation of innovative and proven digital strategies
Experience with e-commerce, other digital marketing vehicles such as email and content marketing is a plus
Strong communication skills
Advanced understanding of bidding, budgets, pacing and reports KPI’s
Understanding and ability to optimize towards ROI focused campaigns
Experience with multiple ad and reporting platforms such as Google Analytics, Google AdWords, Facebook Business Manager
Knowledge of site tagging, pixels and goals
Broad knowledge of digital media planning and implementation
Are you outgoing? Fast paced? Do you thrive when you are spinning multiple plates? Are you a good collaborator? Do people follow your lead?
If so, Schaefer Advertising may have just the opportunity for you.
We are seeking an organized, go-getter for Senior Account Manager manager with experience in luxury consumer or entertainment fields. This is an opportunity to lead two high profile clients. The ideal person is one who can diplomatically and effectively influence people and loves to keep pace in a fast moving environment.
At Schaefer, you’ll have the opportunity to work at a rapidly growing agency alongside an energetic, creative team committed to building our clients’ businesses.
Relevant client experience within the luxury household goods and family entertainment categories
Ability to handle multiple projects at any one time is essential.
Demonstrated experience developing strategic plans, brand positioning, creative briefs and project management.
College degree, MBA not required, but c’mon, it’s even better if you have one.
A well-established client, nationally recognized as a leader in family entertainment
A manufacturer of luxury home furnishings
Has a voracious appetite for learning about your clients businesses and the world of advertising.
Sets a motivational tone and establishes a high degree of optimism focused on the people you work with and the clients we work for.
Is outgoing and persuasive and very comfortable meeting new people. Optimistic and upbeat in appearance, flexible with others, and uses a diplomatic, persuasive “selling” communication style.
Is a good listener that will glean the important information from team and client and be able to interpret and succinctly articulate that information
Derives energy from others and gives positive energy right back to them – whether it is in the actual work environment or simply in a social situation.
Is very flexible, adaptable to change and pressure, due to shifting priorities or deadlines. You respond positively to unpredictable situations or problems that can occur throughout their work responsibilities.
Sometimes perceived as impatient, but in reality driven to react quickly and juggle tasks simultaneously. Pushes yourself and those around you to perform at peak levels.
Has a high emotional IQ – attentive to the needs of others, but keeps an eye on the objective needs of the situation.
Maintains a lot of practical, common sense and knows how to use it to develop intelligent solutions.
Engages proactively in using agency resources to develop and presenting strategic direction for accounts in partnership with the account director and to own all project management of related client initiatives.
We solve business problems. You have the ability to help clients define their business issues and develop, sound, strategic marketing solutions that measurably solve the client’s issues.
You have the ability to articulate strategic viewpoints verbally, as well as in writing.
Leverage the agency planning resources for development and presentation of strategic account plans, presentations.
Above all, execute marketing programs that yield the desired business results for our clients.
Clearly understand and leverage primary marketing channels – digital, print, social, paid media – to achieve client objectives.
Successfully manage, maintain and build client relationships to support agency growth.
Maintain proactive communications with both client and agency on account and status of projects.
Own project management for all account initiatives to ensure projects are completed on time, within budget and meet or exceed client expectations
Articulate, and adhere to, agreed upon project directives and production guidelines.
Collaborate effectively with creative, production and other teams to facilitate and complete client initiatives.
Responsible for developing the positioning strategy for all creative projects
Sell the positioning strategy (creative brief) to clients and present to creative upon client approval.
Great writing skills are a must. You know how to pen compelling and succinct points of view.
You are extremely comfortably presenting the agency’s POV/Creative in a compelling, engaging non-combative way to clients and internal stakeholders.
Prepare accurate and timely internal communication: conference reports, status reports, budgets, etc.
Schaefer Advertising is looking to add a graphic designer to our team. If you have 1-2 years of experience under your belt, this is the job you’ve been waiting for. Our creative team is an idea first, execution second and design always kind of a crew. Truthfully, we are all a bunch of nerds who love to do what we do and have found some success doing just that.
We need a fellow lover of design, who fights for proper kerning and speaks in sketches when words aren’t quite enough to communicate the right idea. This is your chance to join a creative agency with some firepower and enjoy the ride because we are growing.
We need a creative, team-player that enjoys the challenge of problem solving, strives to make things better and has fun doing it.
1-2 years of experience
Must be well-versed in Adobe Creative Suite
Adaptability to changing circumstances and requirements
Ability to learn quickly, produce in a fast-paced environment and work well under pressure.
Willingness to keep learning
Desire to dress up for Halloween
Account Service is not for the weak. Not only are you the liaison between the client and creative team, you must understand the client in and out. You anticipate the client’s needs and solve any problems they have. Are you strategy driven, a good communicator and detail-oriented? If so, show us what you got.
Fall training begins on August 28th and will last for 13 weeks. You’ll put in 14 hours per week for an approx. total of 182 credit hours for the season. We welcome the opportunity to apply your time with us towards university credit.
Metrics report analysis
Client support research
Schaefer brand projects
3.0 cumulative GPA or higher
It helps if you’re involved in extra-curricular activities, on campus or off
You must sign a confidentiality agreement
You must have a valid driver’s license
Must be available to work for the required weekly hours indicated for the semester
Must take direction well and be detail-oriented
Proficiency in Excel is a plus
Be eager to learn; we don’t do coffee-and-photocopies internships here
We’re Schaefer Ad. Co. and we want you to join the team.