San Francisco, United States
At AKQA we believe in the imaginative application of art and science to create beautiful ideas, products and services. With an entrepreneurial and collaborative approach, we design adaptive digital services and applications that capture the imagination, delivering impressive returns for our clients.
As an Interactive Producer for AKQA, you will partner with our creatives, developers and clients to produce innovative digital experiences for web, mobile and e-commerce. Candidates for this position must have a strong track record of managing the production of websites, site redesigns, email campaigns and mobile apps in a digital design group, digital marketing consultancy or digital advertising agency.
This role will require close collaboration—from concept, development and launch—with client, creative, development and cross-functional teams. Relocation to the SF Bay Area will be provided, but candidates who wish to work remote indefinitely will be considered as long as they are able to work West Coast hours and be willing to occasionally travel for meeting in Sunnyvale in the future.
- Must have at least 4-6 years of solid, hands-on experience helping to managing the end-to-end production of complex website builds, redesigns, and site updates - experience in the e-commerce space is preferred
- Previous experience working as a Digital Producer and managing other Producers within a design studio, digital advertising group, advertising agency or client-side design group
- Experience overseeing the delivery and execution process of large-scale websites, as well as ensuring and facilitating effective team communication and collaboration
- Able to work collaboratively with cross-functional teams to accommodate rapid change and deliver work under tight deadlines
- This role is very client facing. Acting as a trusted partner to our clients, you will be expected to have daily client interaction, as well as set up and attend client meetings on a regular basis
- Use AKQA’s and client’s software and project management systems to keep track of people and progress
- Ensure a collaborative ‘One Team’ approach comprising both client and AKQA team members
QUALITIES AND CHARACTERISTICS
- Excellent time management and organization skills, as well as a friendly, professional demeanor that thrives in a fast paced, high performance environment
- A calm, empathic listener who is conscientious and adept in solving issues at all levels of a project
- Collaborative with multiple stakeholders, highly articulate, succinct in your communication, buttoned up and easy to work with
- Comfortable working closely with creatives and developers, enjoys keeping everyone on track and understands what teammates need to conceive, develop, produce and deliver best in class design work
- Outstanding oral and written communication skills one-on-one and in large groups, with the ability to communicate high-level concepts and overall business direction, organize information quickly and summarizing succinctly
- Strong knowledge of account and project management principles, methods and techniques, with comfort in a technical environment
- Sharp attention to detail and a drive for perfection
- Proven experience working closely with creatives and developers to produce complex digital projects and large teams, optimally within an agency environment
Please note: No visa transfers or visa sponsorships will be offered at this time. Candidates for this role must be able to work West Coast hours and be willing to work onsite, in Sunnyvale, CA with the team, when we return to the office.
AKQA is an Equal Opportunities Employer, we believe that diversity is vital to AKQA’s ability to provide our clients with the best recommendations and are committed to fostering a varied and inclusive work environment. Your race, color, ancestry, religion, gender, gender identity, national origin, sexual orientation, age, marital status, disability or veteran status have no bearing on our hiring decisions. If you have a disability or special need that requires accommodation, please let us know.