Lead Web Developer – Globe Runner

Globe Runner is expanding and seeking a very experienced Web Developer to join their growing technical team. They are looking for someone to work in-house on a full-time basis.

Lead Web Developer Job Overview

You’re passionate about programming, development, and maintaining websites. You relate life to objects and arrays. You’ve mastered coding in PHP, Javascript, jQuery and html/css. You stay up to date on web development trends and standards, and you truly care about user experience.

More about the position:

  • Minimum 5 years experience
  • Work with account strategists to implement necessary website changes
  • Ability to work with several projects and with several people daily
  • Ability to quickly progress on multiple fronts quickly
  • Ability to communicate status quickly

This developer must exemplify & have the following necessary skills or traits:

 

  • A Computer Science or related Degree
  • Both back- and front-end website experience
  • Server administration experience
  • Experience with responsive development
  • Proficiency with HTML5, CSS3, and jQuery
  • Experience working with CSS frameworks (Bootstrap, Foundation, HTML5 Boilerplate)
  • Deep Experience with one or more CMSs – WordPress, ModX, Drupal, Concrete5, Magento, Django – and a willingness to know them all
  • Programming – PHP primarily, but ability to fluently move to any language the job demands
  • RDBMS – MySql mostly. You will need a good program to manage many different RDBMS without
    accidentally deleting a customers database.
  • Version Control – Know how to use git.

Bonuses

  • Work day-to-day on a variety of tasks ranging from website builds to website maintenance, as well as leading and working with other developers on these tasks.
  • Experience working with E-Commerce websites
  • Experience with various APIs, including Facebook, Pinterest, and Google
  • Exposure to project management processes and working with teams
  • Experience with mobile app development
  • You blog, tweet, and keep up with various social media

Compensation

Based on experience and negotiable.
Pay is DOE. No agencies or other outsourced solutions. If interested, please contact Globe Runner HERE.

TO APPLY:

Send your resume (or link to a complete LinkedIn profile). Include a message introducing yourself and explaining why you believe you would be a good fit for this position and company.
All inquiries who do not comply to directions will be ignored. No inquiries from agencies, outsourcers, or recruiters!

Web Developer – Globe Runner

Globe Runner is expanding and seeking an experienced Web Developer to join their growing technical team. They are looking for someone to work in house on a full-time basis. Remote candidates will only be considered if they’re super-talented and available consistently throughout the day with no variance in schedule.

Web Developer Job Overview:

You’re passionate about programming, development, and maintaining websites. You relate life to objects and arrays. You’ve mastered coding in PHP, Javascript, jQuery and html/css. You stay up-to-date on web development trends and standards, and you truly care about user experience.

More about the position:

  • Work day-to-day on a variety of web development tasks, ranging from website builds to website maintenance.
  • Work with account strategists to implement necessary website changes
  • Ability to work with several projects and with several people daily
  • Ability to quickly progress on multiple fronts
  • Ability to communicate status quickly

This developer must have the following traits:

  • A Computer Science or related Degree strongly preferred, but not required
  • Experience with responsive development
  • Proficiency with HTML5, CSS3, jQuery, and PHP
  • Experience working with CSS frameworks (Bootstrap, Foundation, HTML5 Boilerplate)
  • Deep Experience with one or more CMSs – WordPress, ModX, Drupal, Concrete5, Magento, Django – and a willingness to learn them all
  • Programming – PHP primarily, but ability to fluently move to any language the job demands
  • RDBMS – MySql mostly. You will need a good program to manage many different RDBMS without accidentally deleting a customer’s database.
  • Version Control – Know how to use git.
  • Ability to break apart and understand WordPress templates

Bonuses

  • Experience working with E-Commerce websites
  • Knowledge of APIs, including Facebook, Pinterest, and Google
  • Exposure to project management processes and working with teams
  • Experience in mobile app development
  • You blog, tweet, and keep up with social media

Compensation

Negotiable, based on experience.
Pay is DOE. No agencies or other outsourced solutions. If interested, please contact Globe Runner HERE.

To apply please send the following:

  • Reply with subject line, “Web Developer — “
  • Resume
  • Cover letter
  • A portfolio website, or a list of your most recent links to urls of work
  • Code sample (Preferred)
  • LinkedIn Profile (if applicable)
  • A link to your favorite video clip

All inquiries that do not comply with directions will be ignored.

Principals only. Recruiters, please don’t contact this job poster.
Do NOT contact us with unsolicited services or offers

SEO Strategist – Globe Runner

Globe Runner, a digital marketing agency located in Addison, TX, is currently seeking a full-time SEO/Content Marketing Specialist.

SEO Strategist Descreption

The full-time SEO/Content Marketing Specialist will work with our digital marketing team in increasing our clients’ web properties’ search engine rankings and website traffic by building relationships, in an effort to increase the number and quality of links pointed to client properties. High-quality incoming links from authoritative relationships with editors, bloggers, and reporters are a key determinant of which websites appear on search engine result pages (SERPs), and the ability to develop these links and relationships is a highly valuable skill in the digital marketing industry.

The full-time SEO/Content Marketing Specialist will be responsible for the complete cycle of content marketing initiatives: planning, coordinating, executing, tracking, analyzing, and repeating. Examples of these responsibilities would include:

  • Discovering and nurturing online relationships with relevant sources for link and content opportunities
  • Pitching relevant blogs / news outlets / forums to find opportunities for online exposure for our clients
  • Submitting sites to relevant web-directories and professional organizations
  • Coordinating guest-posts for other websites
  • Reporting on results of marketing efforts
  • Developing & implementing other ways to acquire incoming website links

Desired Knowledge, Skills and Abilities:

  • Familiarity with digital marketing, content marketing, and web trends
  • Excellent communication skills through both phone and email
  • Organized and detail-oriented
  • Knowledge of SEO strategies and theories, including link building
  • Understanding of branding and maintaining a brand identity
  • Positive, energetic, and optimistic attitude
  • Proficient at multi-tasking
  • Microsoft Office skills, especially Excel
  • Ability to complete assigned tasks within deadlines and learn advanced linking and relationship building strategies

The above description is not intended to be an “all-inclusive” list of the duties, responsibilities, skills, and abilities required to perform the job. They are intended only to describe the general nature of the job, a reasonable representation of its activities, and the requirements to perform it.

Pay is DOE. No agencies or other outsourced solutions. If interested, please contact Globe Runner HERE, with the following information:

  • Cover Letter
  • Resume
  • LinkedIn Profile (if applicable)
  • A link to your favorite video clip under one minute

PPC Account Manager – Globe Runner

Globe Runner, a SEO and Content Marketing company based in Addison, Texas, is seeking a full-time PPC Account Manager for its growing team.

Job Scope

Manage and maintain clients’ PPC and online advertising accounts.

Primary Responsibilities

  1. Supervises and optimizes all client PPC and online advertising initiatives
  2. Creates new advertising accounts across relevant platforms
  3. Monitors, maintains and optimizes profitability of all clients’ advertising
  4. Builds custom landing pages and implements conversion tracking when necessary
  5. Acts as PPC knowledge resource for clients
  6. Stays on top of PPC and online advertising trends to maximize Globe Runner’s edge over the competition and to improve profitability

Qualifications

  1. Education: College Graduate
  2. Certification: Adwords and Bing Certified Preferred
  3. Experience: 2 to 3 years’ experience preferred in AdWords, Bing, Facebook and other social platform advertising; must have a working knowledge of advanced campaigns, such as shopping and remarketing, and be familiar with Google Analytics, as it relates to tracking and analyzing online campaign performance.
  4. Other:
    • Analytical: Comfortable with handling data/generating actionable insights from that data
    • Flexible: Adapts to swift change in a dynamic, fast-growing environment
    • Team player: Believes in the power of collaboration and constant learning
    • Takes Initiative: Not afraid to make decisions
    • Outgoing: Comfortable with public or client presentation

TO APPLY


Pay is DOE. No agencies or other outsourced solutions. If interested, please contact Globe Runner HERE.

Summer Internship Program – Firehouse Agency

ATTN: College Students and Recent Grads

Do you want to spend your summer in a stuffy office? Making coffee and copies? Taking notes and getting lost in the numbers? We wouldn’t like that either. But you’re in luck. The intern program at Firehouse is all about getting your hands dirty and your feet wet. Every summer Firehouse looks forward to the addition of a handful of bright, creative-minded self-starters who are just as curious as they are passionate. That’s because they put their interns to work. On day one. They want to provide an environment for you to learn and contribute, and year after year, they see and expect great things from their interns. If this sounds like the kind of place where you want to be this summer, send them your resume.

This is a paid internship from June 1 through July 24. Application deadline is Friday, April 10.

They are hiring interns for these specific areas:

  • Art Direction
  • Copywriting
  • Account Management
  • Media
  • Search
  • Video

Click here to apply. Please indicate your area of interest from the list above.

Associate Digital Marketing Manager – The Retail Products Group (RPG)

Associate Digital Marketing Manager Position Description

Join a team with over 30 years of success in the consumer pet products industry! The Retail Products Group (RPG), a division of NCH Corporation, is seeking an Associate Digital Marketing Manager. In this role, the Associate Marketing Manager will be responsible for supporting digital marketing to build awareness, traffic, conversion and sales growth in key online retailers. This individual will support marketing activation including display, search, social, PR, e-mail marketing, retail merchandising, and sales support, plus overall project management. This role is a challenging and exciting opportunity to deliver business results and directly impact the P&L.

Responsibilities

  1. Assist in the development of digital e-commerce strategies (i.e. Amazon, Chewy, Wag, etc.) as part of overall company mission, vision and growth plans.
  2. Deliver consistent, profitable revenue growth from new and current customers with development and execution of programs.
  3. Implement actionable insights and outcomes from market research on target consumers, industry trends, competitors, sell-thru data, influencers and market segments to help drive more efficient media targeting to optimize ROI.
  4. Track and analyze online data with platforms such as Google Analytics.Increase brand awareness and consideration through marketing activation tactics, using social media, banner ads, video, CRM, merchandising, national promotions and other relevant tactics.
  5. Analyze data on product performance in key retail channels to uncover opportunities and derive recommendations to increase sales.
  6. Support Product Management on product innovation in all steps – from ideation, to conceptualization, product and packaging development to implementation.

Position Requirements

  1. Bachelor’s degree with a concentration in Marketing; MBA preferred.
  2. 2-5 years of experience in marketing or a related field; consumer product, marketing agency experience, including digital, or agency management experience highly preferred.
  3. Strong business acumen with the ability to comprehend business implications of decisions to help maximize profitability.
  4. Experience with media test plan development, implementation and analysis.
  5. Excellent project management skills, including the ability to lead cross-functional teams and meet project deadlines in a timely manner.
  6. Display of innovation and creativity. Capable of developing unique approaches and compelling ideas.
  7. Ability to analyze complex and diverse information and communicate the results effectively.
  8. Proficiency in Microsoft Office (Excel, Word, PowerPoint).
  9. Exceptional verbal, written and presentation skills.

About RPG Innovations

RPG Innovations has been selling high quality pet products for over thirty years. Our vision is to strengthen the relationship between pet parents and their pets by providing products and solutions that enhance and simplify their lives. We currently compete in key categories including household cleaning, training aids, supplements, outdoor cleanup, flea and tick, cat litter and grooming. Our brands and products have strong national and global retail partnerships with Wal-Mart, Target, Kroger, Petco, Amazon and many more. At RPG, we are building a culture of smart, passionate and empowered teams that will help us expand into a range of new categories through insight, innovation and impact.

RPG offers a full suite of benefits, 401K match and employee development and recognition programs as well as a pet-friendly office near the Bishop Arts neighborhood in Dallas.

We are an Equal Opportunity Employer and do not discriminate against applicants due to race, ethnicity, gender, veteran status, or on the basis of disability or any other federal, state or local protected class.

TO APPLY


APPLY FOR THE POSITION HERE.

Social Media Specialist – University of Texas at Dallas School of Management

Job Description

  • Develop and maintain comprehensive social media strategy across all platforms
  • Demonstrate an extensive understanding of all social media platforms including Facebook, Twitter, Instagram, LinkedIn, Snapchat, YouTube, Pinterest, etc.
  • Respond to questions on social media about subjects such as admissions, academic advisement, academic programs, financial aid, etc.
  • Define key performance indicators and implement measurement, analytics, and reporting methods to gauge social media effectiveness
  • Apply marketing research and development methods to develop an understanding of emerging trends in social media
  • Work closely with JSOM communications team and web services teams
  • Develop graphics using Adobe Photoshop and/or Illustrator
  • Provide support to student organizations, departments, and academic areas
  • Perform other duties as assigned

Qualifications

  • Bachelors degree in Marketing, Communications or related discipline, plus 2 years of business experience in Social Media development, implementation, marketing, and management
  • Excellent written and verbal communication
  • Highly organized and detail oriented
  • Ability to work in a team environment
  • Blogging experience a plus
  • Understanding of WordPress and other content management systems a plus
  • Understanding of basic SEO and HTML preferred

About the Naveen Jindal School of Management at UT Dallas

The University of Texas at Dallas Naveen Jindal School of Management is the largest of UT Dallas’ seven schools, with a fall 2014 enrollment of more than 7,500, about half of whom are graduate students. The school provides outstanding tuition value, a wide variety of classes on campus and online, flexible scheduling and a convenient location easily accessed from U.S. Highway 75 (Central Expressway), the President George Bush Turnpike and Dallas North Tollway.

The Jindal School of Management keeps abreast of corporate and industry needs as an essential component in providing students with rigorous training and relevant skills for professional success. Programs are offered at the bachelor’s, master’s, PhD and Executive levels.

To Apply

To Apply:To apply for this position, click here. Once you arrive on the page, click “Employment”, then “Job Openings”. You will be redirected to the UT Dallas Employment Opportunities page. Click “Search Postings”. Search for the position title“Social Media Specialist”. Click “View” to apply for the job.

Senior SEM Specialist – Hotels.com

Senior SEM Specilaist Responsibilities:

  • Monitor and manage multiple SEM campaigns for various North American markets
  • Maximize revenue within a set ROI
  • Keep campaigns up-to-date according to search engines’ changing policies and best practices
  • Lead the market with cutting edge messaging and landing pages
  • Constant exploratory analysis of data and strategies and consequent campaign implementation to drive performance improvements
  • Gather actionable data from our various sources to ensure consistent and continual optimization of campaigns and execute campaign management tactics
  • Plan, implement and analyze tests
  • Contribute to the development of search & online marketing and trading strategies & processes
  • Build and maintain internal & external relationships with vendors, partners, and customers
  • Conduct keyword research and additions to new and existing campaigns
  • Conduct ad copy adjustment and testing according to best practices
  • Own a piece of the channel P&L and drive marketing contribution
  • Lead as a critical thinker using data and experience to make sound decisions, even with incomplete information
  • Create & execute marketing plans for your business
  • Work with regional teams to develop business goals and targets

Qualifications:

  • Bachelor’s degree required
  • Strong analytical skills, including data manipulation, financial analysis and processing large amounts of data to understand trends
  • Strong communications skills (written and oral)
  • Ability to excel in a fast paced environment
  • Excellence in implementation, attention to detail and strong organizational skills
  • Conceptualize, initiate and manage tests
  • Experience managing large, cross-functional projects and teams
  • 3-5 years’ experience in travel, e-commerce, consulting, finance, accounting or engineering industries
    • Experience in quantitative, mathematics, statistics, science or other fields is preferred
    • Advanced Microsoft Excel knowledge (PowerPoint & SQL a plus)
    • Experience in SEM, online advertising, paid search or e-commerce is a plus but not required

    About Hotels.com

    At Hotels.com, we are constantly seeking talented and ambitious individuals to join our rapidly growing team. One of our current priorities is identifying candidates to focus on Search Engine Marketing (SEM), which is one of the most critical growth engines for Hotels.com and the most dynamic marketing channel in the business.

    If you are interested in being on the cutting edge of digital marketing, this is the place for you.  As one of Google’s top global advertisers, we at Hotels.com partner closely with a dedicated Google team to test and implement new marketing technologies before they are released to the rest of the global marketplace.

    Hotels.com SEM is the place to:

    • Learn by doing
    • Be on the cutting edge of digital marketing
    • Own your own piece of the P&L
    • Work in an entrepreneurial environment
    • Turn mounds of data into actionable insights to drive return on investment
    • Build or hone your quantitative and qualitative skillset
    • Make a BIG impact on the Hotels.com business

    To Apply

    APPLY FOR THE POSITION HERE.

SEM Specialist – Hotels.com

SEM Specialist Responsibilities

  • Monitor and manage multiple SEM campaigns for various North American markets
  • Maximize revenue within a set ROI
  • Keep campaigns up-to-date according to search engines’ changing policies and best practices
  • Lead the market with cutting-edge messaging and landing pages
  • Constant exploratory analysis of data and strategies, and consequent campaign implementation to drive performance improvements
  • Gather actionable data from our various sources to ensure consistent and continual optimization of campaigns, and execute campaign management tactics
  • Plan, implement and analyze tests
  • Contribute to the development of search & online marketing and trading strategies & processes
  • Build and maintain internal and external relationships with vendors, partners, and customers
  • Conduct keyword research for new and existing campaigns
  • Conduct ad copy adjustment and testing according to best practices
  • Own a piece of the channel P&L and drive marketing contribution
  • Lead as a critical thinker using data and experience to make sound decisions, even with incomplete information
  • Create and execute marketing plans for your business
  • Work with regional teams to develop business goals and targets

Qualifications

  • Bachelor’s degree required (Focus on quantitative mathematics, statistics, science or engineering is a plus)
  • Strong analytical skills, including data manipulation, financial analysis and processing large amounts of data to understand trends
  • Strong communications skills (written and oral)
  • Ability to excel in a fast-paced environment
  • Attention to detail and strong organizational skills
  • Advanced Microsoft Excel knowledge (PowerPoint & SQL a plus)
  • Experience in SEM, online advertising, paid search or e-commerce is a plus but not required

About Hotels.com:

At Hotels.com, we are constantly seeking talented and ambitious individuals to join our rapidly growing team. One of our current priorities is identifying candidates to focus on Search Engine Marketing (SEM), which is one of the most critical growth engines for Hotels.com and the most dynamic marketing channel in the business.

If you are interested in being on the cutting edge of digital marketing, this is the place for you.  As one of Google’s top global advertisers, we at Hotels.com partner closely with a dedicated Google team to test and implement new marketing technologies before they are released to the rest of the global marketplace.

Hotels.com SEM is the place to:

  • Learn by doing
  • Be on the cutting edge of digital marketing
  • Work in an entrepreneurial environment
  • Turn mounds of data into actionable insights to drive return on investment
  • Build or hone your quantitative and qualitative skillset
  • Make a BIG impact on the Hotels.com business

To Apply

APPLY FOR THE POSITION HERE.

Video Marketing Specialist – Vidpow

Vidpow is a video marketing company located in Frisco, TX. With over 300 million views to their credit on YouTube, their goal is to help businesses grow visibility through the use of video. Their founder Jeremy Vest, is a former DFWSEM Board Member and one of the top video marketing for business experts in the U.S.

Vidpow is looking for two full-time entry-level Video Marketing Specialists in the DFW area. You will be fully-trained by our staff and will have the ability to become YouTube-Certified. The position includes the opportunity to work from home a few days a week.

Requirements

  • Have a passion for YouTube, Vine and online video
  • Ability to be professional, take criticism well, and keep up with deadlines
  • Must be a very proficient writer
  • Basic knowledge of Google Adwords
  • Basic knowledge of SEO
  • Understand basic social media principles

To Apply

Please email your resume to jeremy@vidpow.com.
If you have done any online video work on Vine, YouTube please send samples.