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Schaefer Advertising Co.

Employment

We’re growing! Our small but mighty team is recruiting new talent and fresh faces. Think you might be a fit? Check out the available positions below.


 

Senior Art Director / Art Director

 

You’re full ideas and your job is one of the ways you breathe life into them. You have proven your ability as an Art Director to take and idea from conception to execution and you thrive when navigating your projects through the daily labyrinth called advertising. The art director we are looking for has a deep understanding of how creative thinking helps clients tell their story and achieve their brand goals.

You will work collaboratively to deliver creative solutions for a range of clients primarily focused in the real estate development, healthcare and destination entertainment categories. You will be responsible for concepting and executing projects for print, digital and broadcast.

Working closely with our creative team of art directors, designers and writers (we are hiring one of these now too), our account team and third-party vendors when needed, you will be asked to contribute creative ideas that deliver the high level of quality that our agency is known for and our clients expect from both a creative and strategic perspective.

Schaefer is a fast-paced environment, requiring the ability to be nimble and quickly transition between clients. It’s vital you are curious by nature and are deeply self-motivated to gain knowledge about our clients’ business beyond the brief.  

It’s important you continually seek a deeper understanding of the consumer journey and the role content plays in helping motivate people from awareness to action – from concept to conversion.

We need a creative, team-player that enjoys the challenge of problem solving, strives to make things better and has fun doing it. You need to be driven and able to self-initiate projects and not afraid to dress up with us for Halloween.

 

SKILLS REQUIRED

Positive Attitude

Proven ability to concept and generate original creative ideas 

Willingness to collaborate closely and productively with team members

Must be well versed in Adobe Creative Suite

Strong written and oral communication skills

A persuasive and confident approach to creativity

Resourceful, Self-starter

 

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

EXPERIENCE

BFA or 4-year graphic design degree required

5+ years of experience in an advertising agency 

Knowledge of digital marketing is a plus


 

APPLY FOR POSITION

Please send digital portfolio link to your site along with your resume.


 

Senior Copywriter / Copywriter

 

You have a way with words and a proven track record as a copywriter, with a deep understanding of how copy helps clients tell their story and achieve their brand goals.

You are confident, but humble and comfortable collaborating with other team members to develop compelling concepts and copy. You are always ready to rise to any challenging brief with a keen eye for detail and a drive to deliver razor sharp copy that compels the reader to action.

Schaefer is a fast-paced environment, requiring the ability to be nimble and quickly transition between clients. It’s vital you are insatiably curious by nature and are deeply self-motivated to gain knowledge about our clients’ business beyond the brief.  

It’s important you continually seek a deeper understanding of the consumer journey and the role content plays in helping motivate people from awareness to action – from concept to conversion.   

Working closely with our creative and account team, you will be asked to contribute creative work that delivers the high level of quality that our agency is known for and our clients expect from both a creative and strategic perspective.

We need a creative, team-player that enjoys the challenge of problem solving, strives to make things better and has fun doing it. You need to be driven and able to self-initiate projects and not afraid to dress up with us for Halloween.

 

SKILLS REQUIRED

Demonstrated experience in professional, commercial writing 

Proven track record at writing compelling copy that drives engagement

Well versed in writing for digital media – web, display and email

The ability to collaborate closely and productively with team members

Must be able to develop concepts for client presentation – based on approved creative briefs

A persuasive and confident approach to creativity

Excellent communication skills

High attention to detail and organization 

Confidence in building rapport with clients 

 

Offers creative ideas and fosters an environment where others feel comfortable to share as well

Manage multiple projects, with the ability to switch from one to the other seamlessly

Meet deadlines and stay within budget constraints

Pushes the team and clients toward fresh, innovative creative

Equally comfortable writing colloquially or in AP style based on client need

EXPERIENCE

3-7 years experience as a copywriter, with a diverse portfolio that shows a range of work across multiple mediums

Experience with conversion and engagement marketing is essential

Long and short form content development across multiple industries


APPLY FOR POSITION

Please send digital portfolio link to your site along with your resume.

 


 

Account Service Internship

 

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 September 10th 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.

The Account Service intern will be coached by an individual account manager while helping support the entire agency-wide team. Here’s the game plan:

    • Media planning/coordinating
    • Metrics report analysis
    • Client meetings
    • Client support research
    • Schaefer brand projects
    • Agency–wide brainstorms

 

APPLY FOR POSITION

REQUIREMENTS

Must be a junior or senior with a major that’s pertinent to marketing

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

 


 

Graphic Design Internship

 

Do you doodle on your doodles? Do you hate orphans and widows? Is your hardest decision of the day to go serif or sans? If you can relate, then show us your stuff.

Fall training begins on September 10th 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.

The Graphic Design intern will be coached by a creative manager and work closely with all members of the Creative Team. Here’s the game plan:

    • Creative development
    • Computer layout
    • Presentation prep
    • Schaefer brand projects
    • Creative Team brainstorms
    • Excessive doodling

 

APPLY FOR POSITION

REQUIREMENTS

Must be a junior or senior with a major that’s pertinent to graphic design

3.0 cumulative GPA or higher

Proficient in Adobe Creative Suite

Portfolio of work

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

Coding/HTML experience is a plus

Be eager to learn and join in creative exercises

 

Schaefer Advertising Co.

1228 S. Adams Street
Fort Worth, TX 76104

Contact

817.226.4332
info@schaeferadvertising.com

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