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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 Project Manager to ensure client projects are executed to a high-level of quality, while directing and managing scope according to the project plan, schedule, and budget. We’re seeking candidates that have the ability to manage multiple priorities, are extremely organized, have strong leadership qualities, are detail-oriented, are natural communicators, are familiar with web and app technologies, and possess the desire and ability to learn and master agency processes.
Position reports to Director of Experience Delivery.

Responsibilities
  • Key day-to-day project contact with internal teams, client partners and other agency partners
  • Deliver work that is on time and on budget
  • Leads and/or supports the development of detailed project Statements of Work and estimates, partnering with Account Management and other department Directors
  • Works closely with the Director of Operations and Traffic Manager to effectively communicate high-level resource needs during initial project planning
  • Partners with the project team in the accurate documentation of project requirements and details to inform and develop effective project plans and timelines
  • Responsible for setting up plans and processes that drive projects forward, ensuring successful delivery with high client satisfaction
  • Identifies potential project risks and leads team to develop contingency plans
  • Manages client objectives, expectations and timelines, and communicates directional changes to internal team members
  • Owns project management and workflow data entry and reporting
  • Communicates proactively vs. reactively in order to maximize problem-solving options
  • Motivates, organizes, and challenges teams to produce great work
Experience and Qualifications
  • 3-5 years of experience in project management at an agency or in a corporate role
  • You don’t need to know HTML, but you’ll need familiarity with digital solutions including website development, mobile app development, online advertising campaigns and/or social media
  • Ability to effectively read and motivate team members of different skillsets, personalities, and communication styles
  • Ability to prioritize and manage multiple concurrent tasks/projects in a fast-paced, deadline-driven environment and deliver quality results
  • Demonstrable planning, organization, and time management skills and assessment capabilities as well as effective presentation skills
  • Proven track record in a client-service environment including presenting work and the ability to link people (including team members and stakeholders), ideas, and information throughout a project life
  • We value skills and qualities above all else, but a degree or PMP certification is a plus
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 office 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 pm-careers@hansoninc.com

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Hanson is seeking an experienced visual designer with exceptional problem-solving skills who can effortlessly communicate complex creative concepts. You’ll collaborate with our Managing Director of Creative, ACD and full project teams to tackle all aspects of the design process, bringing stories and concepts to life. Your strong foundation in graphic and interactive design will be applied in a wide variety of solutions including branding and visual identity systems, motion graphics, digital marketing, product design and user experience.

Position reports to Managing Director, Creative Services.

Responsiblities
  • Collaborates with the Managing Director of Creative, ACD, Copywriters, Functional Architects, Strategic Planners, and Account Managers to create visual designs that align to project goals, defined functionality, overall creative direction and client business goals
  • Creates visually relevant, engaging stories through both static and motion design concepts for client brands
  • Works with client partners, traffic manager, and senior leadership on estimating, resource planning, and project milestone development
  • Monitors progress, reporting day-to-day tasks to achieve on-time and on-budget results for the work assigned
  • Audits a brand’s visual language against other competitors, identifying trends and providing recommendations to the internal team based on findings
  • Collaborates with creative team and strategists to deliver impactful visual identities for client partners that are aligned with data, market insights and brand positioning
  • Maintains strong command of visual design across typography, color, composition and imagery
  • Supports production team in the understanding of creative vision
  • Delivers persuasive creative presentations, clearly articulating design rationale to cross-functional internal teams as well as clients and partners for critique, feedback, and approval
  • Maintains impeccable craftsmanship to ensure that final deliverables are flawless
  • Stays current on visual design trends and software tools
Experience and qualifications
  • 3+ years of brand and interaction/visual design experience with at least 2+ years in an integrated digital agency
  • Proficient in critical creative applications including Adobe Creative Suite and Sketch
  • Demonstrated experience with technologies and digital solutions for websites and mobile apps, interactive campaigns, experiential solutions and video
  • Ability to make designs come alive through motion and interaction design
  • Skilled communicator who is comfortable with presenting creative concepts that speak to both creative and technical audiences
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 design-careers@hansoninc.com