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An award-winning, mid-size, full-service advertising agency in Madison, Wisconsin. Since 1983, we’ve hired the best marketing minds to stay ahead of the curve.

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Summary

Kennedy Communications is seeking a Content Coordinator with a passion for customer service, problem solving and digital communication.

Do you have experience working in the online review space? Have you successfully engaged with a brand’s social media followers? Do you stay on the cusp of digital media and search trends? Are you organized, detail oriented, self-initiating and eager to learn?

Let’s meet!

The Content Coordinator will have a hand in monitoring, writing and distributing brands’ outward communications through several channels. He or she will proactively work to enhance online engagement, facilitate conversations and serve as the voice of the brand.

As part of the Content Team, the Content Coordinator will work closely with team members to ensure that customer feedback and online listings are being actively monitored and optimized. He or she will also work closely with account executives to ensure that all clients’ needs are met and exceeded.

Responsibilities
Reputation Management – 50%
  • Monitor clients’ online reviews, news articles and social media on a daily basis
  • Handle customer issues and feedback on social media pages and review listings
  • Correspond with account executives and clients to obtain context for online reviews and to determine appropriate response
  • Help guide clients in crisis communication situations
  • Coordinate review page claiming
  • Optimize online listings such as Google MyBusiness, Yelp and Facebook Locations
Account Management and Content Creation – 50%
  • Provide coordination assistance to Content Team on day-to-day activities to ensure continued progress of content workflow
  • Conduct industry and competitor research using social media and other online tools
  • Assist in the development of strategic content annual plans as a member of the Content Team
  • Manage social media presence for assigned agency clients, creating content and strategies for both paid and organic tactics
  • Remain up-to-date on social performance for assigned agency clients
Desired Skills & Experience
  • Bachelor degree in communications, marketing, journalism, public relations, advertising or a related field from an accredited college or university
  • 1-3 years communications experience
  • Ability to multi-task, while maintaining high attention to detail
  • Passion for customer service and community engagement
  • Curiosity for learning
Compensation & Benefits
  • Salary commensurate with experience
  • Competitive benefits package including 401(k)
  • Summer hours!
  • Fully stocked snack cabinet
  • Fun & talented coworkers
  • Supportive work/life balance
To Apply

Submit your resume and cover letter to careers@kennedyc.com with the subject Content Coordinator.

KennedyC is a mid-sized, full-service advertising agency based in Madison, WI. We provide integrated advertising and interactive campaigns for local and national brands, such as Cost Cutters, Culligan, Car-X and more. Implementing progressive and aggressive strategies, we handle all offline and online marketing needs – from direct mail to email, cable to broadcast, radio to Pandora, YouTube to Facebook.

KennedyC is looking for a Web Developer to join a team of energetic, passionate Digital Marketers. The right candidate will have a strong programming background, web and email design experience, excellent communication skills and a passion for performance and user experience. The candidate must have the ability to work in a fun, fast-paced environment. He or she will help develop and manage websites, landing pages, apps and eblasts, research new technologies, and help keep our digital strategy compliant and cutting-edge.

Skills
  • WordPress expert
  • Proficient in HTML, CSS, Javascript, and PHP
  • Proficient in version control with GIT
  • Familiarity with PHP frameworks like Laravel and Symfony
  • Able to write and maintain clean code
  • Able to to develop responsive websites with a mobile-first approach
  • Proficient in design fundamentals (contrast, visual hierarchy, positive/negative space, typography, etc.)
  • Proficient in web design principles (responsive design, grid-based layouts, accessibility, etc.)
  • Attention to detail
  • Strong verbal and non-verbal communication
Tasks
  • Implement SEO recommendations and technical updates
  • Translate requests from various formats and stages of development into Adobe Xd layouts that fit with current branding
  • Plan page designs from idea to completion in conjunction with the UI/UX Design Manager
  • Collaborate with AE team to have images/banners created and to receive brand approval
  • Communicate with developers and content team to verify designs are workable
  • Optimize images for small file size and fast web loading times
  • Design and deliver paid Google and social media ads on a tight deadline
  • Website conceptualization, wireframing/sketching and high-fidelity mockups
  • Manage, update & troubleshoot client websites on an ongoing basis
  • Contribute to team development processes
Compensation & Benefits
  • Salary commensurate with experience
  • Competitive full benefits package including 401(k)
  • Summer hours!
  • Fully stocked snack cabinet
  • Fun, talented coworkers who are a blast to work with
  • Supportive work/life balance
To Apply

Submit your resume and cover letter to careers@kennedyc.com with the subject Web Developer.

Looking for an internship?
We’re not currently offering internship opportunities, but thank you for your interest.