Careers at MERGE Boston

You understand the healthcare or financial services categories. You’re curious, smart, talented, and a grown-up. Entrepreneurial, self-directed, and don’t have to be told twice. And, last but not least, you would like to have both a job and a life.

  • 3-5 years
  • Full Time
  • asap

This role works in conjunction with Creative Director or Associate Creative Director, Content Writers, Digital Strategy, Account Management, Project Management, Production, and Technology teams to develop and execute innovative design, UX, responsive/mobile websites, eCommerce, social media promotions, native and nonnative OS apps, email campaigns, landing pages, and other digital marketing projects.

Responsibilities

MERGE is a collaborative company. While this description includes core functional responsibilities, all of our employees are active members of the team, flexible in assisting the company as it grows and evolves. This expectation requires each person to be capable of adapting to the dynamics of a client driven environment. We’re as interested in your human side as your technical expertise. The ideal candidate will be upbeat, optimistic and happy to help the team.

Core functional responsibilities include:


  • Develop concepts & design layouts with expert knowledge in front-end and visual experiences (no coding required) that align to current digital trends and best practices

  • Demonstrate a deep experience in web/app/UI/UX

  • Responsible for wireframing, storyboards, user flows, process flows and site maps to effectively communicate interaction and design ideas

  • Create work that is mindful of the client’s measurement objectives

  • Ability to prepare and present concept & layouts internally and to Clients

  • Team oriented with a positive, “can do” attitude

  • Collaborates with assigned art director to execute final projects

  • Creative problem solver and rock-star visual designer, and enjoy a fast-paced, collaborative environment

  • Extremely well organized and detail-oriented

  • Passionately keeps up with evolving design trends and best practices

  • Work on other new business initiatives as needed

  • Deliver all assignments on time and on budget

  • Coding skills not required


Qualifications

  • Able to think conceptually and strategically

  • An impressive design portfolio with a strong emphasis on digital which includes working on a variety of clients, industries and projects, UI/UX strategy & execution

  • Strong attention to detail and consistently performs self-review of work before submission

  • Expert in digital design, UX, wireframes, PDD, type and color

  • Expert in Adobe Suite, Sketch/InVision

  • Good presentation skills

  • Has the big picture view of any given assignment and understands the context of the client, industry and market

  • Communicates effectively & frequently with entire team

  • Able to work independently and collaboratively

  • Able to juggle multiple projects and priorities

  • Strong work ethic and positive outlook

  • Demonstrates a commitment to the agency and client

  • Knows when to alert management of any developments that might impact the project and or client relationships

  • Always timely and professional in appearance and manner when meeting with clients

  • Adheres to all internal administrative policies including prompt submission of time sheets, expense reports, attendance, reporting time out of the office, etc.

  • 3-5 years agency or creative department experience

  • Experience in Healthcare, Life Sciences, or Financial marketing a plus


Values

  • Ability to bring the highest level of skill and competence.

  • To keep us flexible, nimble and incredibly responsive to client and market demands.

  • Constant seekers of new ideas, amazing collaborators and builders of those around us.


 

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  • 8+ years experience
  • Full Time
  • asap

The VP/Account Director oversees and leads all account management processes. You will monitor, direct, and motivate day-to-day interactions between account team and clients, actively nurturing strong relationships with existing and possible clients. This role combines strategic and hands on experience by delivering engaging, passionate outstanding ideas and work. You will work closely with the account team to drive tactical projects through agency and meet delivery requirements/deadlines. You will also act as a senior solution-oriented manager that thrives on developing lasting relationships between the client and agency teams. This position involves consistent client contact and operates at a high level in all aspects of account management.

RESPONSIBILITIES
MERGE is a collaborative company. While this description includes core functional responsibilities, all of our employees are active members of the team, flexible in assisting the company as it grows and evolves. This expectation requires each person to be capable of adapting to the dynamics of a client driven environment. We’re as interested in your human side as your technical expertise. The ideal candidate will be upbeat, optimistic and happy to help the team.
Core functional responsibilities include:
• Provide strategic leadership for Account Management team
• Responsible for creating relationships with senior clients to facilitate the overall needs of the client and agency
• Utilize experience to identify additional business needs and implement solutions
• Incorporate senior staff from account management with other departments as project objectives or issues warrant
• Manage and grow a team as a mentor and trusted advisor to account team
• Maintains working knowledge of MERGE Boston health solutions and resources and recognizes/acts upon opportunities.
QUALIFICATIONS
• Bachelor degree required
• 8+ years of Life Science account management experience
• Ability to evaluate competitive communications across category, consumer, product, cultural trends, etc.
• Willingness to roll up your in highly collaborative environment
• Advanced client management skills, especially as it relates to setting and managing client expectations
• Superior professional communication and presentation skills
• Commitment to client, attention to detail, and strong problem solving ability

 

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