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Become a BIGSHOT!

Do you have a unique personality with inbound marketing skills and abilities to spare? Do you enjoy working in a fun environment filled with energetic two and four-legged co-workers? We are growing and constantly on the look-out for talented individuals with personality to spare and motivation to go BIG. We are currently accepting applications for the following positions.

  • Account Manager
  • Web Programmer
  • Front-end Web Developer / Designer
  • Always looking for

BIGSHOT Inbound, a well established and respected Kansas City-based inbound marketing firm, is looking for an experienced Account Manager. The Account Manager will be responsible for shepherding projects from conception to delivery, working with all departments within BIGSHOT and external inbound marketing partners.

Potential candidates for the Account Manager position should have 2 to 3 years of related experience and a thorough understanding of inbound marketing, web development, SEM, project management and client service. HubSpot experience is a plus.

Candidates should be organized, self-reliant, articulate, flexible, capable of working under pressure, and have an incredible appetite for learning in both independent and group settings. Candidates should be detail-oriented with strong organizational skills.

This person should establish a foundation of knowledge and experience in client relationships, agency processes, production, creative development, strategic thinking and analytical skills. Task management and execution are also very important, and include information collection, analysis and communication with internal teams and clients. Strong leadership, presentation, communication and interpersonal skills are all required.

Responsibilities

  • Manage all aspects of client accounts, ensuring timely execution of initiatives according to budget and plan
  • Make strategic recommendations to clients with confidence and knowledge based on research and experience; continually identify opportunities to grow client business
  • Manage clients' scope of work and schedule quarterly budget reviews
  • Analyze and distribute monthly reporting to clients and hold quarterly reviews with clients

Qualifications

  • Bachelor's degree or equivalent in a related field
  • 3+ years of full-time experience in digital marketing, media or advertising (digital experience strongly preferred)
  • Inbound marketing knowledge
  • Proven experience in online marketing and SEM (Search Engine Marketing) (PPC, SEO, email, social, etc.)
  • Proven experience in website development and project management

So, you think you have what it takes to go BIG?

Web Programmer

We're searching for a motivated, uber-talented, roll-up-your-sleeves PHP, CSS, BOOTSTRAP, and JAVA developer to join our team. BIGSHOT is a well respected, nationwide inbound marketing agency and Hubspot Platinum level partner.

As a PHP, CSS, BOOTSTRAP, and JAVA developer for BIGSHOT, you will concentrate on building custom Joomla! components in PHP and optimizing CSS, BOOTSTRAP, and JAVA front-end code for SEO. You will work closely with our front-end designers and developers to ensure each project is cleanly coded, follows best practices for SEO and provides an easy-to-use environment for each and every user.

BIGSHOT takes great pride to ensure the projects we deliver always exceed our clients expectations. We're looking for detail-oriented, passionate problem-solvers who think outside of the box. You need to be a hands-on developer with a natural curiosity to learn and lead. We'll expect you to push yourself and those around you, to improve upon what we create today and in the future.

The right candidate is actively curious about SEO and emerging technologies. At BIGSHOT we always keep abreast of the newest technologies and help us keep our clients ahead of the curve.

What you should show up with on your first day

  • Expert knowledge and experience hand-coding HTML 5, BOOTSTRAP, and CSS
  • Knowledge of Javascript, jQuery, Ajax and W3C best practices and standards-compliant coding
  • PHP server side scripting language, plus MySQL, and CMS (Joomla!)
  • Public APIs such as Twitter, Flickr, Google maps and Facebook 2+ years of commercial web development experience
  • Experience working with responsive templates, designing GUIs and web applications

So, you think you have what it takes to go BIG?

Front-end Web Developer / Designer (HTML, JavaScript, jQuery and CSS)

BIGSHOT Inbound is looking for a talented Web Developer with strong front-end skills to join our team. You will be responsible for helping develop websites for our inbound marketing clients. We are looking for a self-motivator with strong communication skills who adapts well to evolving priorities and deadlines, stays current with technology, and can evaluate code/server performance quickly and efficiently. Individuals applying should be committed to quality and results in a challenging environment in exchange for an enjoyable and rewarding workplace alongside a great team.

BIGSHOT takes great pride to ensure the projects we deliver always exceed our clients' expectations. We're looking for detail-oriented, passionate problem-solvers who think outside of the box. You need to be a hands-on developer with a natural curiosity to learn and lead. We'll expect you to push yourself and those around you, to improve upon what we create today and in the future.

The right candidate is actively curious about emerging technologies. At BIGSHOT we always keep abreast of the newest technologies and keep our clients ahead of the curve.

You will be expected to:

  • Work closely with designers and back-end engineers to develop the front-end of Joomla and Hubspot COS websites.
  • Work with designers and inbound strategists on the specification of the front-end system
  • Work with team on resolving issues in a timely manner
  • Participate in iteration planning meetings (provide time and risk estimates)
  • Provide regular feedback on progress and challenges
  • Notify management promptly about development issues affecting schedules

Required experience

  • Expert knowledge of HTML5, CSS2 and CSS3
  • Working knowledge of SASS and similar CSS preprocessors
  • Comfort developing for all modern web browsers and devices

Desired technical skills

  • Working knowledge of Inbound Marketing
  • Passion for innovation
  • Cross-functional teaming
  • Preference for high-pace, goal-oriented environment
  • Active communicator
  • High work ethics
  • Disciplined approach to web development
  • Learning agility
  • Problem-solving and persistence skills

Benefits

  • Competitive salary commensurate with skills and work experience
  • Unlimited vacation program
  • Flexible work hours
  • 401(k)
  • Health savings account
  • Well-balanced work-life culture
  • Open communication with executive staff
  • Open space work environment with natural light
  • Office building in crossroads arts district
  • Free parking

So, you think you have what it takes to go BIG?

Freelance Writers

BIGSHOT is always looking for talented, reliable freelance writers to help develop content for our clients. We prefer to work with writers who are available for ongoing assignments so that you can get to know the needs of our clients.

Because we work with a wide variety of clients, assignments can vary from blog posts about lawn care to ebooks about breast augmentation. If you're interested, we need to review and evaluate your writing style and experience.

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