careers

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Inspiration? Respect?
Growth? Sanity?

If you’ve been wondering if there’s a better job experience out there for you, you may find what you’re looking for here at Archer. Take a look. If any opportunity here calls to you, you should call us…and tell us what else you wonder about.

Administration Openings

What we're looking for

The receptionist will be responsible for providing support to executives, managers and employees to ensure efficient operation of the office. You will provide support through a variety of tasks related to organization and communication. You will communicate via phone, email and IM ensuring that all duties are completed accurately, delivered with high quality, and in a timely manner.

This role requires a wildly approachable person as you are the first face that clients and guests see when coming to the office. A friendly face and warm smile go a very long way in making a lasting first impression as you represent The Archer Group.

Compensation is based on skills and experience. The Archer Group offers excellent benefits, including health, 401k plan, paid time off, and more to all full-time employees.

RESPONSIBILITIES
  • Primary phone and front desk coverage including answering and directing all phone calls to the correct team members, greeting guests and clients of Archer and signing for deliveries as they come to the office
  • Ensuring the lobby, general office and conference room appearance is tidy, presentable and organized
  • Maintain relationship with building maintenance and initiate all communications for building repairs or issues
  • Mail administration duties
  • Assist in organizing and scheduling meetings and appointments
  • Responsible for maintaining a filing system (paper and electronic) for Archer documents
  • Assist in the correspondence of memos, letters, faxes
  • Assist or manage various administrative and human resource functions including booking travel, managing company events and managing various calendars
  • Responsible for running company errands including picking up meals, purchasing supplies, and stocking the various fridges and pantries throughout the office – a personal vehicle is required for this position
  • Assist in the orientation and training of new staff members
SKILLS
  • Familiarity with MS Word, MS Excel and MS Outlook
  • Internet research abilities
  • Strong communication skills – written and verbal
  • Planning and organizing
  • Information gathering and information monitoring
  • Attention to detail and accuracy
  • Flexibility, adaptability and great teamwork skills
  • Outstanding customer service abilities

Business Analysis Openings

What we're looking for

The Archer Group is looking for an experienced and knowledgeable Associate Business Analyst with enthusiasm, a drive to succeed and the ability to manage multiple project streams within our growing business. The right candidate must possess exceptional organizational and communication skills, professionalism and integrity. Experience in web design and development, marketing, e-commerce, client-based work or a related field is a must.

This position is integral in requirements gathering, developing documentation and implementing strategies for process improvements. The Associate Business Analyst not only produces requirements, but also ensures those requirements deliver the right solution that drives value for clients. In addition, the Associate Business Analyst will work with other teams at Archer to determine best practices, enabling technology and process. This position reports directly to the Business Strategy Director.

RESPONSIBILITIES

CLIENT PROJECTS

  • Understand clients' industries, markets, business model, and needs
  • Create and maintain project requirements, functional specifications, business processes, and recommendations
  • Prioritize the requirements backlog according to business value, customer value, and feasibility
  • Own the quality and accuracy of the requirements, resolving any requirement conflicts and communicating changes and decisions to the project manager and project team
  • Develop other business analysis artifacts such as business rules or process flows to clarify requirements
  • Collaborate with user research, user experience, and design teams to create solutions for business requirements
  • Work with the development and the quality assurance teams to assure complete understanding of requirements and support these teams in their ongoing effort to deliver the full scope of the defined requirements
  • Serve as the liaison between the development resources and the client acting as the client’s proxy by answering business questions and resolving related issues throughout the project lifecycle
  • Create end-user documentation or perform training as needed

SYSTEMS

  • Perform root cause analyses on incidents with technology, systems, and processes
  • Maintain standards for use of Confluence and JIRA
  • Maintain business process documentation for both client and internal company processes
EDUCATION/EXPERIENCE
  • Candidates should possess a Bachelor's degree
  • Strong technical, analytical, and communication skills
  • Proven ability to successfully navigate between several projects with different solution teams at once
  • Advanced work experience with gathering requirements, creating functional specifications, use cases, and process flow diagrams
  • 2+ years' experience within an agency or similar client services oriented environment
SKILLS
  • Excellent presentation and communications skills
  • Strong interpersonal relationship skills with ability to influence diverse resources, cross-functional teams, and third party partners
  • Ability to easily work with everyone from designers to tech developers to content strategists
  • Strong knowledge of web development process and technologies
  • Proven ability to quickly learn new business domains and technical applications
  • Enthusiastic problem solver
  • Analytical and quick thinker in a fast-paced environment
TRAVEL
  • You should be willing to travel locally for client meetings. You may be expected to travel outside the local area to attend conferences, as well as participate in training events.

Client Services Openings

What we're looking for

The Archer Group is looking for an enthusiastic Account Executive to support its Client Service team in managing a key account for the agency. This professional will be passionate about interactive marketing and enjoy working in a fast-paced, team environment. We are looking for a self-starter with a can-do attitude, who will thrive in our all-hands-in culture. Professional experience in interactive marketing or digital advertising is a must.

This position reports directly to an Account Supervisor also dedicated to the same account(s). The Archer Group is a leading interactive agency that provides digital strategy, creative and technology services to outstanding national, regional and local brands. We provide a great environment for teamwork, personal and professional growth and career advancement.

Compensation is based on skills and experience. Archer offers excellent benefits, including health, 401k plan, paid maternity leave, paid time off and more to all full-time employees.

RESPONSIBILITIES
  • Support the Account Supervisor in the daily oversight of Client relationships
  • Establish productive relationships with Clients and internal team members to coordinate Archer's execution of interactive assignments
  • Effectively communicate project milestones, scope and scope changes, Client feedback and technical requirements among Clients and internal teams
  • Partner with a Project Manager to coordinate internal teams and activities, as well as ensure that projects remain on schedule, within budget, and that requirements are met
  • Monitor project status, progress, and deliverables through continuous communication
  • Balance a sense of urgency with a calm and confident demeanor, especially in stressful situations
  • Be versatile, organized and open-minded
  • Demonstrate a can-do attitude in all situations
EDUCATION/EXPERIENCE
  • Candidates should possess a Bachelor's degree and 1-3 years of professional experience in digital advertising, website development, digital marketing or similar
  • Professional experience at a digital agency or in a digital capacity a must
SKILLS
  • Strong Client-service orientation and team player attitude
  • The ability to demonstrate flexibility, attention to detail, and confidence, and to provide outstanding Client service
  • Strong time management and organizational skills
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills
  • Required proficiency with Microsoft Office Suite (Word, Excel, PowerPoint, Keynote)

Creative Openings

What we're looking for

We are looking for a collaborative, self-motivated team player who can work across several projects and mediums to produce exceptional interactive design work under strict deadlines.

The right candidate for this role is comfortable working on diverse projects and shifting gears regularly – an infographic on Tuesday, banner ads on Wednesday, a responsive web site mockup on Thursday etc. The Sr. Interactive Designer is willing to do whatever it takes to produce original, high-quality work that delights clients and teammates alike and isn’t satisfied until the job is done.

This is an opportunity to join our creative team, play a versatile role where you’ll be challenged and inspired everyday, and grow and develop new skills that will accelerate career advancement within a growing company.

RESPONSIBILITIES
  • Develop ideas and top quality design for Archer clients
  • Ensure that design is on brand and strategically aligned with project goals
  • Adhere to timelines and schedules set in place
  • Collaborate with internal teams and clients
  • Effectively present concepts to art director and design director
  • Translate creative direction into effective, engaging design
  • Design wireframes and sitemaps
EDUCATION/EXPERIENCE
  • 4+ years or more professional experience in interactive design
  • Strong portfolio demonstrating experience and understanding of interactive design principles
SKILLS
  • Ability to turn awesome ideas into beautiful and polished designs that are current and clean
  • An eye for typography, composition and page layout
  • Impeccable attention to detail
  • Self-motivated, efficient, and flexible; willingness to take on quick turnaround projects and meet deadlines
  • A passion for interactive design
  • Understanding of user experience principles
  • Ability to design and plan wireframes, then translate the wires to visual designs
NICE TO HAVES
  • Wireframing skills and understanding of UX best practices
  • Knowledge of responsive and application design
  • Basic knowledge of HTML
  • Agency experience with large brands
What we're looking for

Archer is currently seeking an Art Director to lead visual design initiatives for our various clients. Archer’s creative team develops interactive experiences across multiple channels and touch points, with the goal of communicating clear brand messages that drive engagement and action. The ideal candidate is someone with broad experience working on large-scale engagements for content properties, commerce sites and marketing campaigns across web, mobile and tablet.

Archer Art Directors report to the Creative Director and work alongside the Client Services, User Experience, Strategy and Technology Teams. They are responsible for developing creative concepts and approaches with the project team, developing original design concepts as well as overseeing project design all the way through execution. They are also responsible for presenting work to client stakeholders and representing Archer’s visual design process and exceptional execution at all stages of an engagement. Art Directors are also responsible for providing art direction and leadership to designers working on their project teams, scoping design phases of projects accurately and efficiently as well as attend pitches and industry events as required.

Please include a link to your online portfolio with your application in order to be considered. Archer is an equal opportunity employer (EOE). We strongly support diversity in the workforce.

RESPONSIBILITIES
  • Develop creative concepts and directions from creative briefs
  • Plan layouts within the wireframe phase of a project
  • Translate wireframes to artfully crafted visual designs
  • Ensure exceptional design execution
  • Mentor and train junior design team members
  • Delegate day-to-day responsibilities to other designers
  • Present clear ideas and concepts to clients and other team members
  • Be both hands-on and provide clear direction for others
EDUCATION/EXPERIENCE
  • 5+ years of hands on experience creating exceptional digital brand experiences
  • 2+ years of experience at an agency in an Art Director role or similar
  • Direct client interaction experience with the ability to build relationships, understand client direction and present designs and concepts
  • Experience working collaboratively with user experience, designers and copywriters to build great user and brand experiences
SKILLS
  • Highly conceptual thinking in both visual and interaction design
  • Understanding of UX IA and wireframe skills
  • Strong communication skills working with the client and design team
  • A person that will help foster the great creative culture and talent
  • Strong desire to define the look and feel of what is next in visual and interaction design
  • Strong interest in and following of latest design trends, technology and social media
  • A solid understanding of designing intuitive site functionality, interaction, user interfaces, and navigation
  • Solid knowledge of the latest version of programs, Photoshop, Illustrator

Social Media Openings

What we're looking for

We're seeking a smart, experienced, and self-motivated social media strategist who is comfortable juggling several projects at once in a fast-paced agency environment.

The ideal candidate has a broad and deep knowledge of the social media landscape, an established track record of applying their knowledge on cool projects for great clients, and the ability to persuasively present their ideas both internally and in client-facing settings.

You'll become a member of our Experience Design team, where we'll expect you to welcome a challenge and challenge us. We're a growing company, and we're looking for people with the talent, ambition, and curiosity to grow with us.

Sound like you?

Responsibilities
  • Develop sound and actionable social media strategy for Archer clients
  • Apply innovative tactics to Instagram, Facebook, Twitter, and Snapchat
  • Ensure social strategy supports overarching brand goals
  • Translate client direction into dynamic social content
  • Oversee the production of social content
  • Manage relationships with relevant platforms and vendors
  • Research and apply social media best practices across platforms
  • Adhere to timelines and schedules set in place
  • Collaborate with social team, other Archer departments, and clients
  • Effectively present concepts to Archer leadership and clients
Education/Experience
  • 3+ years or more professional experience in social media messaging
  • Strong portfolio demonstrating strategic thinking
Skills
  • Deep understanding of the social media landscape
  • Strong perspective on how brands can best leverage social
  • Focused attention to detail
  • Willingness to work well with others
  • Superlative communication skills
  • Ability to make the complicated simple
  • Master brand storyteller
  • Self-motivated, efficient, and flexible; meet deadlines on quick turnarounds
Nice to Haves
  • Social messaging experience for large brands
  • Willingness to assume mentorship responsibilities
  • Copywriting chops
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