Current Opportunities at Potratz

If you become part of Potratz then you can expect a very competitive salary, 401K, health insurance, and learning in a fast paced automotive marketing environment.

SEM Manager

To apply, send your resume to careers@ppadv.com

Be a Master of Search Engine Marketing

The Search Engine Marketing Manager at Potratz is responsible for managing and maximizing online advertising budget, interacting with various department leaders to uncover online campaign initiatives and plans, developing SEM strategies and plans, and leading through campaign implementation, testing, analysis and reporting.

This is a high impact, high visibility role. The successful candidate is expected to hit the ground running, beginning with an assessment of current search performance toward implementing concrete recommendations for improvement.

Do you have what it takes? Our SEM manager must have:

• Experience managing large search engine marketing budgets and campaigns
• Understanding of website analytics and experience using Google Analytics and other platforms to monitor website performance and prepare reports
• 3+ years search marketing experience with a successful track record using Google AdWords, Google AdMob, Microsoft AdCenter, Facebook Advertising, and other digital advertising platforms
• Stand out by being Google Analytics/AdWords Certified.

What do you get? Salary is based on experience. At Potratz you can expect a 401K, health insurance, and learning in a fast paced automotive marketing environment. We encourage all team members to volunteer and donate to local organizations.

Sound good? To apply, send your resume to careers@ppadv.com

Video Producer

To apply, send your resume to careers@ppadv.com

Hit the Ground Running

The Videographer/Motion Graphics Editor at Potratz is responsible for creating visually stimulating commercials and web video. Tight deadlines and ability to adjust vision on the fly are key personality traits for this position. This is a high impact, high visibility role. The successful candidate is expected to hit the ground running.

Do you have what it takes? Our Video Producers possess:

• Experience conceptualizing, storyboarding, and producing commercials from concept to final edit
• A willingness to travel
• Ability to create motion graphics for TV commercials, using Adobe After Effects within tight turn around time
• Excellent communication skills with our clients to determine exactly what is wanted and then producing it
• 2+ years shooting and editing experience
• Editing Software Knowledge - must be able to use primarily Adobe After Effects, Adobe Premier, and be able to work efficiently in Final Cut Pro on some projects.
• Advanced Shooting Knowledge - must be able to use Nikon D800 and Panasonic HVX200 cameras, have knowledge of lighting a variety of locations and sets, have the ability to capture quality audio using shotgun and lav mics, have the ability to direct talent and dealership owners on set in a professional and effective manner

What do you get? A competitive salary, based on experience. At Potratz you can expect a 401K, health insurance, and learning in a fast paced automotive marketing environment. We encourage all team members to volunteer and donate to local organizations.

Sound good? To apply, send your resume and demo reel to careers@ppadv.com

Graphic Designer

To apply, send your resume to careers@ppadv.com

Desire to Always Push the Envelope?

Potratz is a full service automotive advertising agency and we are in search of a talented graphic designer. This is a chance for the right designer to really start being creative in automotive marketing designing online and in print ads. The successful candidate will demonstrate strong graphic design capabilities for the automotive industry, and have a firm grasp of design principals. Applicant must be able to work with multiple projects and be able to perform within tight deadlines, have strong written and verbal communication skills and the ability to adapt to a changing environment and acquire new skills.

Requirements:

• An above average to exceptional sense of design
• Strong-Expert Knowledge of Photoshop
• Strong-Expert Knowledge of InDesign
• Ability to create flash rich media banner ads
• Strong communication skills, the ability to present your work
• A true love of the art in design and a desire to always push the envelope
• A willingness to get the job done no matter how challenging it may be
• Knowledge of HTML & Flash

If you become part of Potratz then you can expect a very competitive salary, 401K, health insurance, and learning in a fast paced automotive marketing environment. To apply, email your resume and a link to your portfolio to careers@ppadv.com

Web Developer

To apply, send your resume to careers@ppadv.com

What are we looking for?

The Web Developer at Potratz is responsible for maintaining and expanding our products as well as developing innovative new projects. Much of the role includes coordinating with our team, so you will have excellent communication skills and a diplomatic, positive attitude. The successful candidate is expected to hit the ground running.

Do you have what it takes?

Requirements:

  • Must work well in a team.
  • Experience in Web Development, Including but not limited to PHP, HTML, Apache, Linux, CSS, Javascript, MySQL and jQuery.
  • Familiarity with Source Control (preferably GitHub)
  • Strong analytic skills

Bonus Skills

  • Experience with Agile Methodologies
  • Automated testing
  • Server and/or Database Administration
  • Application Security and Optimization

We want you if you:
Are passionate about web development
Use every critique as a training obstacle, honing your skills like an athlete
Have a sense of humor, an open and receptive mind and a fun outlook on life

What do you get?
A competitive salary, based on experience. At Potratz you can expect a 401K, health insurance, and learning in a fast paced marketing environment. 

Sound good? To apply send resume careers@ppadv.com

Social Media Manager

To apply, send your resume to careers@ppadv.com

Liking & Tweeting & Sharing, Oh My!

The Social Media Manager must think outside the box. They are responsible for creating and maintaining content over a group of clients social media sites. The social media manger is also responsible for coming up with strategy and execution of promotions across platforms. POTRATZ is a full service automotive advertising agency that focuses on fully integrating our entire portfolio of services to drive results for our clients. Our philosophy is simple: Empower the agency team to drive results for the client and all great things will follow.

Responsibilities

• Assists with developing the overall social marketing strategy and its implementation including the monthly social marketing plan and its implementation.
• Participates and executes day-to-day and project-oriented tasks to serve our diverse online community of customers, including engaging on client’s behalf on popular social media platforms.
• Acts as a first-responder' handling feedback from customers, advocating their concerns and resolving and escalating as needed.
• Reviews and analyzes daily social media activities/mentions and provides ad-hoc reports to account team on a monthly basis.
• Works independently and jumps on opportunities as they present themselves through social media for brand exposure, and customer service, etc.
• Adapts to change easily and is always willing to learn new skills related to role.
• Communicates openly, transparently and does so with optimism.
• Continue to learn and stay on top of lasts social media marketing trends and platforms

Required Experience

• 2+ years of brand or agency experience in social media marketing
• Strong understanding of social media and community platforms, and community management best practices.
• Experience managing online communities and coordinating influencer outreach.
• Excellent writing and editing skills; copywriting for social media a plus
• Active personal social media presence

Ideal Qualifications:

• Ability to advocate for customers and company with rapid decision-making skills.
• Candidate must also be able to work in a team environment and be self-motivated.
• High attention to detail and can prioritize assigned tasks.
• Must be able and willing to forge strong relationships with people spanning multiple departments.

If you become part of Potratz then you can expect a very competitive salary, 401K, health insurance, and learning in a fast paced automotive marketing environment. To apply, send your resume to careers@ppadv.com

Media Buyer

To apply, send your resume to careers@ppadv.com

Help Our Clients Surpass Their Goals

Be a key player at an Automotive Advertising Agency and learn something new every day (it’s a job requirement). We need an experienced Media Buyer to help our clients surpass their goals. POTRATZ is looking for a passionate team member.

POTRATZ is a full service automotive advertising agency that focuses on fully integrated digital and traditional marketing methods to drive results for our clients. We are a leader in our industry, and value innovation, originality and the drive to achieve.

Qualifications:

• Excellent written and verbal communication skills
• Deadline Oriented
• Keen proofreading abilities
• Two years experience in a related field
• Strong negotiations skills
• Extremely Organized

Job Responsibilities:

• Purchasing media time/space. • Developing campaign to be most effective for client • Post Buy Analysis If you become part of Potratz then you can expect a very competitive salary, 401K, health insurance, and learning in a fast paced automotive marketing environment. To apply, send your resume to careers@ppadv.com

Digital Apprentice

To apply, send your resume to careers@ppadv.com

Do you have what it takes to be part of our leading digital advertising agency?

We are looking for an enthusiastic individual looking to gain experience in the powerful industry of digital marketing. If you have a dynamic personality and are willing to learn something new everyday, together we can help our clients surpass their goals.

As an Online Marketing Apprentice, you will receive valuable training, education, and connections in the growing field of Online Digital Marketing. This is a six-week paid program that will prepare you to take Google's AdWords Certification Exam. The program includes classroom hours as well as real-world experience. You will have hands-on experience while assisting the Search Engine Marketing Managers in their daily duties. Outstanding candidates may be offered a full-time position at the end of apprenticeship. Compensation during the apprenticeship is $12 per hour.

Responsibilities:

• Uploading and optimizing ads via Google AdWords and Bing/Yahoo
• Imputing and adjusting budgets for Clients within Google AdWords and Bing/Yahoo
• Performing basic analysis using both Google AdWords and Analytics
• Tracking time and the details of how tasks are accomplished within project management software
• Interacting with various departments to implement campaign strategies

Qualifications:

• Must be legally eligible to work in the United States
• Experience in SEO, SEM, PPC, or other Internet-related field preferred but not required
• A winning attitude that shows us you want to succeed
• Must be both a team player and able to work independently

Skills & Required Knowledge:

• Basic understanding of search engines and how they work
• Familiarity with social media (especially Facebook, Twitter, Google+, & LinkedIn)
• Proficient in the basics of Word & Excel
• Be a good writer and communicator with a good grasp of grammar, style, and usage
• Able to work efficiently to meet deadlines; organized and detail oriented
• Stand out by being bi-lingual (Spanish)

Sound good? Send resume to careers@ppadv.com

Account Manager

To apply, send your resume to careers@ppadv.com

Give Our Clients What They Need

Would you like to work in an Automotive Advertising Agency as an Account Manager where you will be a key player and be encouraged to learn something new everyday to help our Auto Dealers surpass their goals…then read on!

POTRATZ is a full service automotive advertising agency that focuses on fully integrating our entire portfolio of services to drive results for our clients. Our philosophy is simple… Empower the agency team to drive results for the client and all great things will follow.

As an automotive account manager for POTRATZ you will be responsible for managing existing automotive clients by:

• Initiating and Coordinating Agency Projects
• Presenting and Analyzing reports of the Success of Current and Past Campaigns
• Building Client Relations
• Project Briefs Creation
• Working with Creative Department
• Promotions and Events
• Working Trade Shows NADA, Digital Dealer, JD Power
• Facilitating meetings
• Writing Ad Copy, Press Releases, RFP’s, presentations, and final presentations
• Presenting to automotive dealers and internal colleagues
• Staying Current on industry trends, account moves, and personnel moves among prospect organizations
Account Manager Qualifications
• 5+ years of Marketing Experience
• Bachelor’s degree
• Excellent written and verbal communication skills
• Strong project management skills
• Strong sales and presentation skills
• Outstanding relationship building skills
• Ability to handle fast paced, demanding work load
• Willing to travel
• Available to clients via email, cell phone, social media outlets

If you become part of Potratz then you can expect a very competitive salary, 401K, health insurance, and learning in a fast paced automotive marketing environment. To apply, send your resume to careers@ppadv.com