Albany Business Review: Best Places to Work 2013We’re looking for the best and brightest to play in our sandbox. Fingerpaint is growing fast. So if you’re interested in a career here, we’re interested in hearing from you!

Please submit your resume, along with a short message, using the form provided. If you’re applying for a creative position, also include a link to your work samples.

We can’t promise we will get back to you quickly, as we tend to receive a lot of resumes. But we do promise to review all the information that comes our way and to follow up if we feel there might be a great fit.

No job titles? No problem. Candidates can review the job descriptions below for the details of current openings at Fingerpaint.

Account Service – Pharma (Saratoga)

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Specialty: Account Management
Function: Account Service – Pharma

Here’s the abbreviated version…
In this role you will be responsible for supporting and implementing marketing solutions through all levels of product and brand management—both traditional and digital. You must have experience leading a team and interfacing with clients, and be an excellent communicator and juggler of multiple deadlines. Think you’re a fit? Well, keep on readin’!

What it takes:

  • Responsible for supporting and developing the strategic direction of one or more brands; engages with client and understands brand strategy/objectives
  • Develops and presents compelling briefs and strategic approaches to client
  • Provides insights to creative and interactive development team
  • Independently manages direct reports and agency team through program(s) implementation
  • Proven skills that drive partnerships within all functional areas of an agency, leading to unique, effective brand promotion

Know-how:

  • Minimum of 5 years of relevant agency or healthcare (pharmaceutical) client experience in marketing
  • Active client service management, working directly with clients and executing projects
  • Bachelor’s degree or higher (preferred)

Let’s get this party started! 

Web designer/Interactive Designer (Saratoga)

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Specialty: Creative
Function*: Web designer/Interactive Designer

Here’s the abbreviated version…
OK, so now we are in search of someone with strong graphic and visual design skills. Our ideal candidate should have a passion for staying in front of design trends and knack for creative problem solving. He or she must have a clear understanding of interactive best practices and knowledge of the vast user experiences made possible with the most current technologies. Sound like you? Read on, Obi-Wan:

What it takes:

  • Excellent responsive web design skills
  • Proficiency with HTML5, CSS3 required
  • Ability to build interactive prototypes using HTML5 and CSS3
  • Stunning aesthetic results and a digital portfolio to prove it

Know-how:

  • Interactive design experience (3+ years)
  • Experience working closely with a development team

Ready to rock?

*All candidates must send a resume and URL with a portfolio of conceptual and produced work for consideration.

 

Copywriter (Saratoga)

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Specialty: Creative
Function*: Copywriter

Here’s the abbreviated version…
Champion marathoner? Perfect. Just kidding. We’re looking for a copywriter who has done it all—well versed in many writing styles and various media including traditional, digital, interactive and emerging technologies. You’re constantly challenging your skill set to imagine new solutions that exceed a client’s needs. You have exceptional communication and presentation skills. Oh—and you must be able to work seamlessly with multiple team members across the agency.

What it takes:

  • Advanced proficiency in conceptual thinking
  • Proven experience leading a team from concept to launch
  • Deep understanding of related creative tracks: copywriting and content strategy, pharmaceutical content
  • Capable in client-facing role with project experience on large-scale, long-term deliverables
  • Fluency in current design practices and software, such as Adobe InDesign, Photoshop, Illustrator, etc.

Know-how:

  • Agency experience (6-8 years)
  • Bachelor’s degree or higher majoring in journalism, English or communications
  • Experience in pharma industry

Ready to get to work? So are we.

*All candidates must send a resume and URL with a portfolio of conceptual and produced work for consideration.

Copywriter (Pennsylvania)

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Specialty: Creative
Function*: Copywriter

Here’s the abbreviated version…
Champion marathoner? Perfect. Just kidding. We’re looking for a copywriter who has done it all—well versed in many writing styles and various media including traditional, digital, interactive and emerging technologies. You’re constantly challenging your skill set to imagine new solutions that exceed a client’s needs. You have exceptional communication and presentation skills. Oh—and you must be able to work seamlessly with multiple team members across the agency.

What it takes:

  • Advanced proficiency in conceptual thinking
  • Proven experience leading a team from concept to launch
  • Deep understanding of related creative tracks: copywriting and content strategy, pharmaceutical content
  • Capable in client-facing role with project experience on large-scale, long-term deliverables
  • Fluency in current design practices and software, such as Adobe InDesign, Photoshop, Illustrator, etc.

Know-how:

  • Agency experience (6-8 years)
  • Bachelor’s degree or higher majoring in journalism, English or communications
  • Experience in pharma industry

Ready to get to work? So are we.

*All candidates must send a resume and URL with a portfolio of conceptual and produced work for consideration.

Copywriter (Saratoga)

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Specialty: Creative
Function*: Copywriter

Here’s the abbreviated version…
We’re looking for a crackerjack copywriter who has experience in traditional and digital media. This person puts his or her head down and knows how to get the job done. The role requires extreme attention to detail and strong verbal and written communication skills. Be prepared to work with multiple team members across the agency.

What it takes:

  • Ability to think strategically, creatively and collaboratively
  • Expertise in writing in multiple voices and styles
  • Knowledge of web and interactive content development/writing
  • Graceful handling of multiple projects in a fast-paced environment

Know-how:

  • Agency experience (2-4 years)
  • Bachelor’s degree majoring in journalism, English or communications

Let’s do this.

*All candidates must send a resume and URL with a portfolio of conceptual and produced work for consideration.

Copywriter (Pennsylvania)

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Specialty: Creative
Function*: Copywriter

Here’s the abbreviated version…
We’re looking for a crackerjack copywriter who has experience in traditional and digital media. This person puts his or her head down and knows how to get the job done. The role requires extreme attention to detail and strong verbal and written communication skills. Be prepared to work with multiple team members across the agency.

What it takes:

  • Ability to think strategically, creatively and collaboratively
  • Expertise in writing in multiple voices and styles
  • Knowledge of web and interactive content development/writing
  • Graceful handling of multiple projects in a fast-paced environment

Know-how:

  • Agency experience (2-4 years)
  • Bachelor’s degree majoring in journalism, English or communications

Let’s do this.

*All candidates must send a resume and URL with a portfolio of conceptual and produced work for consideration.

Design & Art Direction (Pennsylvania)

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Specialty: Design & Art Direction
Function: Creative

Here’s the abbreviated version…
We’re always on the hunt for creative visionaries who are solid team players with a great attitude. We are looking for a candidate at ease guiding a project from concept to final product. Happy to rise to the occasion, you say? Perfect, because we want someone who can do the occasional stand in overseeing video projects, photo shoots, etc. Obsessed with how the little things impact the big picture? That’s a perfect fit for this role.

What it takes:

  • Outstanding design aesthetic
  • Experience in traditional print with strong understanding of digital as well
  • Effective presentation skills
  • Work seamlessly across departments to deliver the best product possible
  • Working knowledge of InDesign, Illustrator, Photoshop and PowerPoint a plus

Know-how:

  • Mid-level role (5-7 years) in an agency setting
  • Supervisory responsibilities a plus

Icing on the cake:

  • Programming skills and knowledge or general understanding of HTML, CSS, HCI and JavaScript

Design & Art Direction (Saratoga)

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Specialty: Design & Art Direction
Function: Creative

Here’s the abbreviated version…
We’re always on the hunt for creative visionaries who are solid team players with a great attitude. We are looking for a candidate at ease guiding a project from concept to final product. Happy to rise to the occasion, you say? Perfect, because we want someone who can do the occasional stand in overseeing video projects, photo shoots, etc. Obsessed with how the little things impact the big picture? That’s a perfect fit for this role.

What it takes:

  • Outstanding design aesthetic
  • Experience in traditional print with strong understanding of digital as well
  • Effective presentation skills
  • Work seamlessly across departments to deliver the best product possible
  • Working knowledge of InDesign, Illustrator, Photoshop and PowerPoint a plus

Know-how:

  • Mid-level role (5-7 years) in an agency setting
  • Supervisory responsibilities a plus

Icing on the cake:

  • Programming skills and knowledge or general understanding of HTML, CSS, HCI and JavaScript

Ready to hit the ground at warp speed? Let’s see what you’re made of! 

Project Manager (Pennsylvania)

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Specialty: Project Management
Function: Project Manager

The abbreviated version…
Our ideal candidate is an exceptional project manager with demonstrated problem solving skills. They’ll partner with the client team in the day-to-day execution of strategy and must have a knack for managing challenges in scope, timing, resources and budgets. Agency experience? Now you’re talkin’!

What it takes:

  • Requires experience leading both digital media and traditional multichannel campaigns/initiatives
  • Proven end-to-end project management responsibility from kickoff through rollout

Know-how:

  • Mid-level role (3-5 years)
  • Pharmaceutical experience is highly desired

Want a crack at this? Apply today so we can see what you’re made of!

Account Service (Pennsylvania)

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Specialty: Account Management
Function: Account Service—Pharma

Here’s the abbreviated version…
This role requires extreme attention to detail and strong organizational skills. You’ll be responsible for providing leadership in account management, including day-to-day account activities, and strategic guidance to clients. You must have a solid understanding of all things digital. And—we’ll require you to work with agency account leaders to facilitate optimal client service and a quality experience. So, yeah. You’ll need to be the cat’s pajamas!

What it takes:

  • Excellent understanding of digital marketplace and ad formats
  • Highly effective communication skills with multiple team members in Saratoga, NY and Wayne, PA
  • Day-to-day liaison between client and Fingerpaint team
  • Required experience in pharma and healthcare

Know-how:

  • Agency experience (5-7 years) in the digital advertising and marketing industries
  • Active client service management, working directly with clients and executing projects
  • Bachelor’s degree or higher (preferred)

We’re ready to have you hit the ground running—are you?