Wanted: exceptional humans

A human experience agency runs on – you guessed it – humans. But not just any humans. Exceptional, smart, nice, curious humans who are hungry for answers and full of ideas.

A career at Luckie is not about having a typical background. You may be a marketer/designer hybrid who loves crowdsourcing. Or a social media pro who brainstorms brand partnerships between meetings. And you’d definitely need to be a creative who understands the power of big data.

Since the business of human engagement is filled with infinite possibilities, we look for employees that are too. It’s a good time to be at Luckie. Plus, there are doughnuts.

Think you’ve got something (or a lot of things) to bring to the table? Let’s talk.

Why It's Great to Work at Luckie

Summer Hours

Half days on Fridays.

Doughnuts & Whiskey

Doughnuts and in-house happy hours on Fridays.

Dog Friendly

We love our humans and their dogs.

401K

We’ll help you save for later.

Healthcare

Full, comprehensive coverage with options.

Paid Time Off

Because life happens.

Keep Learning

Opportunities for continuing education and career growth.

Baby Leave

Maternity and paternity paid time off available.

What’s the strangest thing on your desk?

"An Icelandic troll."

Jenna Lovoy
Project Manager

What’s the weirdest project you have ever worked on?

"Photoshopping clothes onto Little Debbie snack cakes."

Mat Powell
Designer

What does Luckie smell like?

"Coffee, snack cakes, brains and Jack Daniels."

Maree Jones
PR / Social Media Specialist

Job Openings

Designer

Luckie & Company

We are currently looking for a hard working Designer to edit designs (text and graphics) within brand standards in our fast paced studio. Speed, accuracy and attention to detail are the foundation of what it takes to be part of this super hero team. Faint of heart need not apply. In a role that will produce over 1300 jobs this year alone, we’re looking for the heads down, humble artist who wants to enjoy a great atmosphere that comes with being around a bunch of talented, passionate humans. A few duties include:
· Concept and execute creative solutions for clients

· Work with account managers and peer designers to take creative briefs and develop strong, compelling design concepts

· Work from concept to completion and ensure the highest creative quality possible

Qualifications

· 1-2+ years of production artist or graphic design experience

· Extreme attention to detail – you’ll be moving a lot of work through in a single day that must be accurate

· Ability to accept feedback and direction

· Ability to apply direction and learning to future work

· Strong skills in Adobe CC, with an emphasis on InDesign, Illustrator, Photoshop and Acrobat

· Conceptual thinking

· Ability to create highly polished PowerPoint and Keynote presentations

· Ability to convert raw sales and industry data into compelling visual infographics

· Knowledge of printing, pre-press, color separation, PDF output and digital output

· Track time, projects and communication through online project management system

· Organization – create documents and file structures that can be easily accessed and modified. Experience with digital file management systems and navigation server structures is a plus

· Email marketing experience is a plus

· BA Graphic Design or equivalent field of study is preferred

· Experience in an agency setting is preferred

· Typography skills a plus
And of course we need to see some of your work so, when you apply, please provide links for preview as well as your resume here : http://smrtr.io/SJE28w

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Engagement Coordinator

Luckie & Company

The Engagement Coordinator works with the account team in coordinating and executing day-to-day Client activities and projects. In this role, the Coordinator is responsible for timely execution of all assigned work. Primary focus will be on Marketing Communication materials including: brochures, flyers, on-hold messaging, ATM screens and point-of-sale.

Responsibilities:

  • Develops and maintains good relationships with clients.
  • Organizes and maintains client files on the agency’s internal server and within the Agency’s project management tool (iMeet), such as:
    • Client Strategic Input Documents
    • Project Timelines
    • Creative Comps
    • Change Orders
    • Budgets and Estimates
    • Competitive Information
  • Opens jobs, works with agency PM/Traffic manager to develop project timelines and coordinates estimates for client for approval. Insures no agency work is begun without prior written approval from client.
  • Has knowledge at all times about the status of all projects. Makes every effort to insure that work is done effectively, on time and on budget.
    • Collaborates with Project Management/Traffic in developing project timelines for client approval.
    • Responsible for the preparation of written status reports on accounts to be provided to the client and shared internally.
    • Discusses with supervisor first and then client any financial ramifications to project budgets based on client-directed changes. Provides new APA for client approval.
  • Keeps supervisor informed as to status of projects and alerts them to any possible problems that could arise or changes in client input or strategic direction.
  • Maintains ownership of projects as assigned. Reviews progress and provides updates to supervisor.
  • Works closely and collaboratively with Project Management/Traffic, Accounting, Brand Strategy, Creative, Digital and Production (both Broadcast and Print). Keeps them informed as to any changes in client input by issuing a change order.
  • Participates in review and evaluation of final creative executions with Account and Creative teams prior to presenting to client.
  • Participates in developing agency recommendations and points of view for client presentation as assigned. Makes sure all pertinent information such as consumer data, research findings, etc., is available and considered when preparing the recommendation.
  • Coordinates monthly client billing; reviews invoices and client billing reports prior to sending to client; provides any pertinent information to supervisor
  • Proactively looks for opportunities for providing additional agency services to increase revenue.

 

Qualifications

• Associates degree, Bachelors or equivalent work experience

• Experience in a role that requires significant attention to detail, volume of projects, multiple competing priorities and autonomous work responsibility

• Strong communication skills, written and verbal required

 

To apply online  http://smrtr.io/tefWkA

 

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SWAT Engagement Coordinator

Luckie & Company

Job Description

The SWAT Coordinator is primarily responsible for ensuring that the creative needs of our client are delivered on time and meet quality standards as it relates to the Agency SWAT ad system. This includes:

· Maintaining complete status report with all projects assigned and providing updates to the client as needed

· Verifying that project information that has been provided is complete and working with the client to obtain missing or incomplete information

· Cataloging and referencing the most up to date copy of a creative execution

· Trafficking the job through the SWAT system

· Working with an agency studio designer to ensure on-time and accurate delivery of creative work and that brand standards are followed

· Communicating with the clients as required

· Proofing the SWAT creative against proofing standards

· Ensuring that print production standards are met

· Managing the approval process with the client

· Trafficking the final creative materials

Qualifications

• Associates, Bachelors or equivalent work experience

• Experience in a role that requires significant attention to detail, volume of projects, multiple competing priorities and autonomous work responsibility, in an office setting

• Strong communication skills, written and verbal required

To apply online http://smrtr.io/Km6S1w

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Project Manager – Integrated Marketing

Luckie & Company

Luckie & Company is seeking a Project Manager who can plan, manage and monitor a collection of marketing projects, across one or multiple clients. Projects may entail Luckie’s full scope of services, including traditional media, print, broadcast and digital development (with current priority & emphasis on Print projects). This role will direct and coordinate the day-to-day delivery efforts on assigned accounts and insures that Luckie provides:

  • Sound and responsible project management and planning.
  • Proper and innovative execution of work in all areas on schedule.
  • A consistently superior creative product.

The Project Manager reports to the Director of Project Management. As assigned, the Project Manager has overall responsibility for leading the project/campaign delivery. Within the agency, the Project Manager is the leader/coordinator for the client and works closely with all agency personnel in determining project scope, estimating, planning, executing and monitoring assigned projects and deliverables. Oversees and motivates project teams. As required, the Project Manager may have direct client contact with assigned agency clients.

Responsibilities and Duties

Planning, Analyzing & Evaluating

· Develops workable budgets, resource plans and realistic timelines

· Works with client team or discipline leads to estimate costs and timing; works with account team in the creation of project specifications and timelines

· Works with Resource Management to ensure that projects are appropriately staffed, including both employee and contract resources

· Provides (internal) client updates on a regular basis to demonstrate progress and potential threats to business

· Determines project risk on an ongoing basis, escalates issues as needed

· Monitors and enforces project constraints (schedule / scope / resources) and out of scope requests, initiates additional estimates and approvals

Project Execution & Delivery

· Manages assigned projects, involved with client projects from start to finish, ensuring successful project completion against deadlines

· Coordinates all activities of the project team and ensures that project tasks are completed by: facilitating project-related team meetings (i.e. kick-offs, status, internal/client reviews, etc,), communicating action steps to team, and delivering weekly status reports to project team, the client and management.

· Maintains communications with appropriate agency and client personnel to ensure positive workflow. Escalating exceptions and issues to Director-level as required.

· Supports overall project quality assurance – reviewing outputted deliverables against scope and partnering with appropriate QA and Proofreading personnel

Financial & Administrative

· Develops, maintains and disseminates all project documentation such as status reports, change orders, project schedules, budgets, and post mortem reviews. Ensures that all project documentation is produced in the standard format, follows internal documentation processes and is reviewed and approved.

· Creates detailed resource assignments to ensure appropriate staff awareness and utilization against project/campaign deliverables

· Monitors all internal and external costs for assigned projects, including estimates vs. actuals

· Creates and/or maintains all project backup, status reports, estimates, schedules, change orders, technical and production specs and any other associated backup

· Manages project financial lifecycle, including estimates, revenue forecasts, budget wrap-ups, etc.

Qualifications

Requirements

· Bachelor’s Degree, preferably in Marketing/Advertising, Digital or Broadcast production

· Minimum of 2 years’ experience managing print campaigns from start to completion, including Creative Traffic workflow, preferably in an agency environment

· Emerging knowledge of web design and development methodology

· Experience in integrated marketing campaigns preferred

· Client-facing communication experience during project execution

· Strong attention to detail and project management abilities in a leadership role

· Excellent organizational and time management skills

· Ability to self-manage while managing assigned teams and projects under tight deadlines

· Exhibits strong listening skills and the ability to tactfully communicate position on relevant issues to reach team consensus

To apply online:  http://smrtr.io/GO77jg

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Resource Manager

Luckie & Company

The resource manager will support the Project Management Office, at Luckie, with efficiently managing employee availability and utilization across all accounts & projects. This role will report directly to the VP, Delivery and partner closely with all project managers, account managers and department leaders within our organization.

Responsibilities and Duties

The Resource Manager has three areas of responsibility (specific duties of each are explained below)

Planning, Analyzing, Evaluating

  • Works with project managers and functional leads to assess talent needs, acts as point of contact to book and confirm resources
  • Able to recognize internal project needs or risks
  • Able to match team members against project needs
  • Manage and resolves resource booking conflicts
  • Manage resourcing forecast spreadsheets for all departments based on input from weekly meetings with Project Management team
  • Assists in locating freelance/contracting talent across multiple departments
  • Maintain constant knowledge of current and upcoming projects and business development activities as they relate to resourcing
  • Monitor day to day project activities and resourcing, identifying potential instances of underutilization and actively work with department leads to address and solve those issues
  • Recommend process improvements for Resource Management
  • Responsible for managing overall utilization
  • Work to resolve any issues regarding under or over allocations of current staff members

Team Leading, Coordinating, Managing

  • Manages and produces appropriate reporting and analysis associated with effectively managing all resources across departments
  • Schedules and runs all resourcing meetings with Project Management and facilitate resourcing issues / conflict resolution
  • Meets, individually, with departmental and account/project leaders, on a weekly basis, to proactively assess resource needs
  • Serve as liaison between internal stakeholders around shifting priorities or scheduling conflicts
  • Maintains communications with appropriate agency and client personnel to ensure positive workflow. Escalating exceptions and issues to Director level as required.
  • Champion internal systems for higher productivity working

Financial & Administrative

  • Partner with Human Resources to support “new hire” paperwork for employees
  • Track and manage freelance “bench” support
  • Manages freelancer/contractor invoices to ensure they are routed appropriately within account/project management and finance
  • Support monthly billing process, where appropriate, as it relates to freelance resource utilization

Qualifications

2 years project management, workflow or resource management

Bachelors degree or equivalent experience

Experience within an agency preferred

 

To apply online, visit the job here:  http://smrtr.io/iAF5ig

 

 

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Front-End Developer

Luckie & Company
Birmingham, AL & Duluth, GA

Our Luckie Development Team is looking for an impressive Front‐End Developer to join the fun – someone whose spirit melds the art of programming with the art of design. You are an all-star developer who will work with designers to bridge the gap between design and implementation. You will take an active role on both sides–to define how the applications look, as well as how it works. Are you our Edge?

The Luckie Front-End Developer will build dynamic digital solutions for our clients through the use of HTML, CSS, and Javascript to add dynamic web and social functionality. Ideal candidates will have a can-do attitude, a passion for technology, extensive HTML/CSS development experience, familiarity with Javascript frameworks, the ability to use Photoshop to develop code from comps, and the RPMs to move fast.

Desired Skills and Experience

Ability to work in a team environment: From making pixel perfect sites that meet design requirements to integrating code with the back-end development team.

  • • Ability to work in a team environment: From making pixel perfect sites that meet design requirements to integrating code with the back-end development team.
    • Strong working knowledge of Photoshop; Ability to cut up comps from the design team.
    • Strong HTML skills; Knowledge of how to use appropriate hooks in HTML to build and refine clean semantic HTML; Familiar with HTML5 and with HTML5 polyfills.
    • Deep understanding of CSS inheritance and how to use it to your advantage. Sass knowledge preferred.
    • A whiz with responsive displays, media queries and popular frameworks (Bootstrap, Foundation, etc.).
    • A good approach for managing maintainable, scalable and cross-browser code across large sites.
    • In-depth knowledge of browser & device rendering quirks and how to address them.
    • Strong Javascript experience, familiarity with common libraries necessary, but able to read and write tight, modular, JS. Exra points for Ember, Angular or React experience.
    • Experience with sites built in a range of backend technologies is a big plus. We work in .Net (Visual Studio), PHP (WordPress specifically), and Ruby on Rails.
    • Familiar with source control principles and comfortable with Git and GitHub.
    • 3+ years of web development experience
    This position can be staffed in either Birmingham, AL or Duluth, GA

    This position can be staffed in either Birmingham, AL or Duluth, GA

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.Net Developer

Luckie & Company
Duluth, GA

What does the human experience have to do with being a .NET developer at Luckie? Everything:

  • You’ll create powerful interactive experiences where engaging human interactions take place over digital platforms.
  • You’ll concept, build and optimize cross-channel applications that keep customers coming back for more.

See what we mean? As our .NET Developer, you’ll be responsible for:

  • Executing software development tasks for leadership and project management teams
  • Collaborating closely with the BI and Analytics team to ensure client objectives are met for gathering/reporting data and database interactivity
  • Communicating roadblocks early on and seeing projects through to completion
  • Continuously learning, teaching and finding inspiration among a talented group of creative professionals

 Desired Skills and Experience

  • Object-oriented analysis and design
  • Solid understanding of design patterns and SOLID principles
  • LINQ to SQL, Entity Framework, NHibernate or other OR/M
  • Experience with Web technologies such as Asp.Net Web forms, Asp.Net MVC, HTML, CSS, JavaScript and JQuery
  • C# and .NET Experience
  • Database design and development (Microsoft SQL Server)
  • Experience with Web Services, WCF and Service Oriented Architecture a plus
  • Experience with concurrent development source control (Git) and continuous integration (Jenkins or Bamboo)
  • Passion for technology and knowledge
  • Support and maintenance of existing systems
  • Unit testing and mocking (NUnit and MoQ) are pluses
  • StructureMap, Ninject, Unity or other IoC

 

To apply online:  http://smrtr.io/7DeQ_w

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