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200 N. St. Clair Street
Suite 100
Toledo, Ohio 43604

Columbus Office

629 N. High Street
4th Floor
Columbus, Ohio 43215

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Careers

Current openings are listed below. But we’re always glad to meet interesting people, so consider this an invitation to send your resume to careers@hansoninc.com.

Hanson, Inc. is an equal opportunity employer. We celebrate diversity and do not discriminate based upon race, religion, national origin, gender, sexual orientation, gender expression, gender identity, age, disability, veteran status, or any other status protected by law. All employment is decided on the basis of qualifications and business need.

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Hanson is seeking an experienced Copywriter who will craft engaging copy across a wide variety of projects, including complex digital builds, brand content and messaging, digital campaigns, internal marketing initiatives, and video scripting. We’re seeking candidates who have the ability to write for brands that span a variety of industries, adjusting to their specific tone and voice. You will collaborate as part of a team with members from account, creative and strategy, to achieve the client’s objectives through creative imagery and effective messaging strategies.

Position reports to Managing Director, Creative Services.

Responsibilities
  • Implements a combination of strategic, conceptual and writing skills in order to deliver persuasive stories and compelling copy to our clients and their audience
  • Partners with creative and strategic leads to craft concepts and execute copy based on established voice and tone for client brands, across various industries
  • Writes engaging scripts for video, social/digital campaigns, or live experiences
  • Demonstrates creative thought leadership, keeping on top of trends and providing inspiration and recommendations
  • Multitasks across simultaneous projects in a fast-paced environment, managing and prioritizing timelines and milestones
  • Leads and/or actively contributes to conceptual brainstorms; challenging teammates to push creative limits
  • Participates in strategic meetings to deepen understanding of clients’ objectives and ensure creative concepts, tactics, and copy are on brand and strategically sound
  • Contributes to the new business activities of the agency
  • Participates in the company’s culture, bringing fresh ideas which enhance the agency brand and marketing efforts
Experience and Qualifications
  • 3-5 years copywriting experience in a creative or agency environment
  • Portfolio of work demonstrating an expertise in creative writing and experience working on a variety of projects, namely: web, mobile, brand messaging, digital campaigns and video content
  • Proven ability to create copy for a variety of audiences, brands and industries
  • Command of grammar, spelling, copy editing and proofing
  • Experience developing successful concepts working in collaborative multi-disciplinary teams
  • Strong oral and written communication skills
  • Comfortable juggling multiple priorities in order to meet deadlines
  • Ability to iterate quickly and effectively in response to feedback
  • Strong creative mindset — bring big thinking and fresh ideas to the table
What we offer
  • Competitive salary
  • Medical, dental and life insurance
  • Short-term and long-term disability insurance
  • Paid holidays, including paid time off between Christmas Eve and New Year’s Day
  • Paid birthday day off
  • 401(k)
  • Flexible spending account
  • Fun, friendly atmosphere in our new office in the heart of downtown Toledo in the historic Tower on the Maumee
  • Paid, enclosed, attached parking
  • Dog friendly
  • Casual attire
  • Stocked café
  • Training and growth opportunities
  • Company events and happy hours

We are currently working remotely for the unforeseeable future, so you’ll be collaborating with Hanson teams via Zoom, Microsoft Teams, phone calls, Slack and/or email.

To start the conversation contact us at copywriter-careers@hansoninc.com

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Hanson Inc is seeking passionate, creative people for a full-time position in Front-End Development. Candidates must be able to prioritize tasks effectively, communicate well with teammates and clients, and thrive in a deadline-driven environment. Successful applicants can demonstrate collaboration in a team environment, striving to improve their skills and stay current with emerging trends. Familiarity with the entire web development process, from planning and design through development and deployment is highly desired.
Must have a portfolio and/or URL links to examples of work.

Responsibilities
  • Translates visual designs into working interfaces; executes designs based on established branding and guidelines with great attention to detail
  • Creates digital solutions that transcend the web, such as mobile and interactive point-of-sale kiosks
  • Works with project leads to plan and estimate assigned work and define requirements
  • Tracks progress of objectives and notifies appropriate team members of status
  • Works with cross-functional teams that include software engineers, system engineers, visual designers, functional architects, project managers and account managers
  • Meets deadlines while maintaining quality standards and adhering to established estimates
  • Illustrates ability to use motion and user-feedback to produce fluid experiences
  • Supports diverse clients from high-powered desktop computers to small footprint mobile devices
  • Demonstrates ability to switch gears quickly and effectively
  • Stays up-to-date on emerging technologies
Experience and Qualifications
  • Ideal candidates will possess 1-3 years industry experience
  • Skilled in HTML, CSS and JavaScript
  • Good understanding of layout with CSS, good eye for color, design, typography
  • Good understanding of web standards and responsive design
  • Experience in testing in multiple browsers and devices
  • Comfortable with CSS preprocessors like LESS and SASS and CSS frameworks such as Bootstrap and Foundation
  • Experience working with and understanding site maps, user flow diagrams, wireframes and other information design documents for websites
  • Experience with Git source control and working in a team environment desirable
  • Experience with object-oriented programming desirable
  • Experience with front-end build tools like Grunt and Gulp and command-line utilities like Node, Bower, Yeoman desirable
  • Knowledge of content management systems like WordPress, Umbraco, Episerver and Sitefinity desirable
  • Competency using graphic design tools such as Adobe Creative Suite and Sketch desirable
What we offer
  • Competitive salary
  • Medical, dental and life insurance
  • Short-term and long-term disability insurance
  • Paid holidays, including paid time off between Christmas Eve and New Year’s Day
  • Paid birthday day off
  • 401(k)
  • Flexible spending account
  • Fun, friendly atmosphere in our new office in the heart of downtown Toledo in the historic Tower on the Maumee
  • Paid, enclosed, attached parking
  • Dog friendly
  • Casual attire
  • Stocked café
  • Training and growth opportunities
  • Company events and happy hours

We are currently working remotely for the unforeseeable future, so you’ll be collaborating with Hanson teams via Zoom, Microsoft Teams, phone calls, Slack and/or email.

To start the conversation contact us at fdev-careers@hansoninc.com