Balcom is Hiring: Account Coordinator, Account Manager, Digital Buyer/Planner & Web Developer/Programmer

Balcom is hiring for four positions!

WHY BE GOOD WHEN YOU CAN BE GREAT?

At Balcom Agency, we believe great marketing is a marriage of art and science, where insight, creativity and technology work brilliantly together. We’re not your average advertising agency, social media shop, web group or PR firm. We’re all of those things rolled into one.

DIGITAL MEDIA BUYER/PLANNER: https://www.balcomagency.com/careers/digital-buyer-planner

THE DETAILS.
Work with some of the most gifted people in the business to devise integrated digital marketing plans, programs and tactics that will complement traditional methods; educate our clients and team members on trends and best practices within the digital space; actively participate in new business initiatives. The right candidate will also:

Be inspired by a nationally recognized creative team of art directors, writers cinematographers and social pros
Collaborate with account managers, media specialists and technology colleagues to develop elegant solutions for our clients’ challenges. Big challenges, small challenges – all kinds of challenges.
Be fluent in Microsoft Excel, DoubleClick Campaign Manager (DCM), Digital Media media planning including mobile
Be well-versed in Google AdWords, Google Analytics and Facebook Advertising
Able to create digital campaign reports and optimize campaigns based on the data
Work well under pressure, meet deadlines and have a get-it-done attitude

ACCOUNT COORDINATOR: https://www.balcomagency.com/careers/account-coordinator-0

THE DETAILS.
Work with some of the most gifted people in the business to make marketing magic happen for our clients.
Meet with clients to understand their challenges; brief the creative team members to create and implement strategies to meet client goals
Collaborate with our award-winning team of art directors and copywriters, media specialists and technology colleagues to develop elegant solutions for our clients’ challenges. Big challenges, small challenges – all kinds of challenges.
Develop and lead presentations, both for our internal teams and our clients
Manage time and client budgets on a variety of projects
Must be fluent in Microsoft Office and Excel
Experience with advertising, public relations or online marketing is a must
Agricultural experience or background is a plus
Be comfortable talking on the telephone with clients to gather information
Must have a couple of years of marketing and/or communications experience

ACCOUNT MANGER: https://www.balcomagency.com/careers/account-manager

THE DETAILS.
Meet with clients to understand their challenges; brief the creative team members to create and implement strategies to meet client goals
Collaborate with our award-winning team of art directors and copywriters, media specialists and technology colleagues to develop elegant solutions for our clients’ challenges. Big challenges, small challenges – all kinds of challenges.
Develop and lead presentations, both for our internal teams and our clients
Manage time and client budgets on a variety of projects
Must be fluent in Microsoft Office
Experience with advertising, public relations or online marketing is a must
Food & beverage or agriculture experience is a bonus
Must have three to seven years of marketing and/or communications experience and the portfolio to prove it

WEB DEVELOPER/PROGRAMMER: https://www.balcomagency.com/careers/web-developer-programmer

At Balcom, the interactive department works with every aspect of the agency to create award-winning websites and web apps. You will work with art directors, copywriters and developers on new projects; create, edit and write code, and help with content and programming updates for our existing clients.

The ideal candidate will be extremely organized, detail-oriented, and be proficient in HTML and CSS. Programming knowledge is required, and experience with Drupal, WordPress and Javascript is a big plus.

Required skills:

1-5+ years experience in developing websites
HTML/CSS
Functional Javascript familiarity
Git/version control experience
Bonus experience/skills:

Drupal and WordPress
CSS framework such as Bootstrap or Foundation
React, Angular, Ember
JQuery
PHP
Email programming, responsive design
Ecommerce (Drupal Commerce or Woocommerce)
In addition, the successful candidate will:

Be an excellent communicator – both written and verbal
Comfortable working in a Mac environment
Work well under pressure, while meeting deadlines
Have an entrepreneurial spirit and get it done attitude
Appreciate a flexible, yet excellence-driven work environment

THE CLIENTS.
The diversity of our client mix means you’ll never be bored. From tractors to food, from hospitals to festivals, we work with some of the biggest companies in their industries.

And we are especially proud of the nonprofit work we have done to promote organ donations, clean water in the Sudan and homeless services in Tarrant County.

THE CULTURE.
We take work-life balance seriously at Balcom Agency. We are the largest agency in Tarrant County, as well as a top-20 agency on the Dallas Business Journal list. We have been named a “Best Place to Work” several times. We work hard together and play hard together. From Monday morning breakfast tacos to celebrations of birthdays, weddings and babies, the B Team loves a good party. And our bring-your-dog-to-work program, Four-Legged Friday, is legendary! (P.S. You do not need to have your own dog; we’ll share!)