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IAN offers an engaging, proactive and creative work environment at our conveniently located 50th & France Edina office, competitive salary, and a full range of benefits including health, disability insurance, 401k and more.

  • Freelance Copywriter [Part-time] see job close

    Job Description:

    The 411: Full-service, long-standing, award-winning boutique ad agency looking for a Freelance Copywriter with a passion for advertising, ambition to succeed, extraordinary aptitude for organization, detail and deadline, and a great attitude.

    The ideal candidate will be passionate about writing and enjoy working within a team environment, capable of producing engaging and results-oriented content for a variety of mediums and is able to follow instructions as well as take the ball and run with it.

    Essential Functions:

    • Develop a range of content that clearly communicates the brand message
    • Ensure content and message are consistent and accurate across all channels and maintain brand standards
    • Format copy according to department style guide and brand voice
    • Collaborate with designers, developers, and marketing team in the creation of content
    • Project manage multiple tasks and meet deadlines that may be tight at times
    • Check questionable details, proofread and edit as necessary

    Requirements and Qualifications:

    • Degree in English, Communications, Journalism or other related field
    • 5+ years of content writing experience for marketing purposes
    • Successful work history and a portfolio that demonstrates excellent written communication
    • Capability of delivering consistent content with brand standard and voice
    • Be a self-motivated team player with the ability to manage multiple projects and deadlines
    • Strong attention to detail
    • Desire to contribute and collaborate well within a team
    • Organized and can independently manage and execute projects from conception to completion
    • Ability to interpret feedback and constructively apply it to content

    To Apply, please provide:

    • A link to your portfolio and examples of your writing
    • Your resume

    Compensation and Benefits:

    Integrated Advertising Network, IAN, offers a great work environment at our conveniently located 50th & France Edina office, competitive salary, and a full range of benefits including health, life and disability insurance, 401K and more. The base salary range for this position will vary depending on experience and skills outlined above.

  • Assistant Controller/Senior Accountant [full-time] see job close

    Job Description:

    Full service, award-winning, boutique advertising firm needing a highly motivated Assistant Controller/Senior Accountant to lead and ensure highly efficient and effective accounting for the Agency.

    The Assistant Controller must demonstrate a solid background in agency financial systems, provide fiscal management of clients and business, reporting and financial analysis, project cost accounting, client billing, accounts payable/receivables, and other financial management.

    The Assistant Controller will provide strategic direction and oversight to the Agency Executive Team by communicating financial metrics, leading budget reports, forecasting, employee time tracking, and a multitude of accounting activities including general ledger preparation, financial reporting, and year-end tax information preparation.

    Experience in Function Point or similar project management software a plus. Agency and job costing experience required.

    Essential Functions:

    • Maintain and reconcile bank statements
    • Manage all aspects of A/R, A/P and billing
    • Job Costing and assisting with project management or other operational functions, including monitoring projects to ensure profitability.
    • Create client invoices from billing worksheets and media plans
    • Reconcile monthly credit card statements
    • General Ledger maintenance
    • Assure internal control compliance
    • Monthly closing duties and financial reports
    • Maintain monthly, quarterly, and yearly P&L’s, year-end financial reporting, balance sheet reporting, and quarterly budget updates
    • Perform other general office duties as needed
    • Assist in all areas of operation as requested by management

    Requires quick growth into these higher-level functions:

    • Identify opportunities for growth and investment with Owners
    • Aggressively pursue new ways to enhance overall agency profitability.
    • Job Costing/Project Management involvement. Assist in enhancing and maintaining budgeting systems which provide control of expenditures made to carry out activities, such as production, maintenance and project activities
    • Examine cost accounting reports for client profitability and applicable office overhead rate calculation and staff utilization
    • Coordinate all budgeting, forecasting, capital spending, analysis and reporting

    Requirements and Qualifications:

    • 6+ Years experience in Advertising/Marketing accounting (& bookkeeping) with an academic background in either finance, accounting or business management – CPA preferred
    • Excellent computer skills (Microsoft Word/Excel)
    • Professional presentation and conduct
    • Must be responsible and self-managed
    • Must have excellent follow-up and tracking skills
    • Must be detail oriented
    • Personable and charismatic
    • Requires solid references – references will be checked

    Compensation and Benefits:

    Integrated Advertising Network, IAN, offers a great work environment at our conveniently located 50th & France Edina office, competitive salary, and a full range of benefits including health, life and disability insurance, 401K and more. The base salary range for this position will vary depending on experience and skills outlined above.

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