Junior eCommerce Implementation Specialist – InnerWorkings

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InnerWorkings is currently hiring a Junior eCommerce Implementation Specialist to join our Chicago team. As part of the InnerWorkings eCommerce Implementation team, you will work with Account teams to configure, launch, and maintain eCommerce websites on behalf of our clients. The position requires a candidate who has great technical, problem-solving, and communication skills, in addition to a strong desire to learn about eCommerce technology.



Responsibilities include:


  • Configuring and maintaining eCommerce websites for InnerWorkings’ clients.


  • Loading product and user data into eCommerce websites.


  • Handling of customer provided design files to publish on eCommerce sites.


  • Creation of variable data templates for eCommerce sites that accept end-user input.


  • Providing technical and eCommerce administration assistance to our national team



Requirements for consideration:


  • Bachelor’s Degree required


  • 1-3 years of professional work experience


  • Experience with managing customer projects


  • Ability to multi-task to manage various client requests at once.


  • Quick learner with a strong desire to learn the InnerWorkings business and eCommerce technology to grow with this position.


  • Technical aptitude with ability to grasp technology concepts around the InnerWorkings eCommerce platform


  • Past experience in Technology, Project Management, or Technical Support role is desired.


  • Intermediate knowledge of Microsoft Excel


  • Experience with Adobe Creative Suite applications (Photoshop, Illustrator, Acrobat) is desired.


  • Strong verbal and written communication skills


  • Strong attention to detail and organizational skills


  • Experience excelling within fast paced, high energy environments.


  • Entrepreneurial minded with an internal drive to continuously hit goals and succeed.



If interested, please email cmadsen@inwk.com.

Senior Front End Developer – InnerWorkings

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InnerWorkings is currently hiring a Senior Front End/UI Developer to join our Chicago team. This role is crucial in providing a great user experience and is responsible for web application development, maintenance and enhancements. The ideal candidate will have strong creative front-end skills to develop web based initiatives.



Responsibilities include:


  • Responsible for developing websites and or/web applications using Javascript, HTML and CSS.


  • Understanding and implementing navigation and GUI for maximizing usability.


  • Converting Mockup to HTML.


  • Handling complex Javascript code bases.


  • Collaborating with engineers to integrate front-end development closely with other technologies including server side code, web


  • services and contact management systems when required.



Requirements for consideration:


  • Preferred Bachelor Degree in related discipline


  • 4+ years of experience in HTML, CSS, AJAX, XML, Javascript, JQuery and LiveQuery


  • Experience with Web 2.0 development


  • Some experience with CMS, ASP, HTML5 and Adobe Creative Suite a plus.


  • Knowledge of working in an agile environment.


  • Knowledge/understanding of the .Net platform is a plus.


  • Experience executing large scale web launches


  • MVC framework experience a plus


  • Ability to develop new approaches to complex design problems


  • Must have an eye for design and be detail-oriented


  • Experience excelling within fast paced, high energy environments.


  • Entrepreneurial minded with an internal drive to continuously hit goals and succeed.


If interested, please email cmadsen@inwk.com.


Development Intern- Chicago House and Social Service Agency

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Chicago House and Social Service Agency

POSITION TITLE:  Development Intern

PAY RANGE/GRADE: Extracurricular Internship


Description of Opportunity: Recently, Chicago House developed a Digital Marketing Strategy with the goal of adapting to a more planned out approach to the use of social media to promote the work of the organization. Our Communications Intern will be specifically working on helping to implement this new strategy. Projects will include: maintaining a blog for the agency website; writing and distributing monthly newsletters to donors and volunteers;  updating and maintenance of agency website; and assorted project related to the strategic plan and the intern’s academic interests.


In order to successfully complete the projects listed above, the intern will have the opportunity to conduct interviews with staff and clients who are participating in agency programming. If time allows, the intern may be involved in simple video production and editing for incorporation into our social media channels. Finally, the intern will also be involved in an array of fundraising activities as a member of the Development Department of Chicago House and Social Service Agency.

SUMMARY: Implement agency digital communications and support the general development of Chicago House.



Maintain and update the Chicago House website, as needed.


Coordinate the writing and publishing of the agency newsletter, including conducting staff interviews and cultivating guest writers.


Maintain agency social media accounts in line with the agency Digital Marketing Strategy.


Produce and maintain a library of video clips featuring the activities of the agency for use on the website and social media outlets.


Meet with the Data and Communications Coordinator for supervision weekly.


Other duties that relate to development, as assigned.



Interest in public health, policy, or related field required


Strong attention to detail and the ability to establish workload priorities and meet deadlines required


Familiarity with HIV disease and LGBTQ community preferred


Proficiency with Microsoft Office, WordPress, Facebook, Twitter, and video editing software preferred


Demonstrated excellent oral and written communication skills

REPORTING RELATIONSHIP: Data and Communications Coordinator



Date Range: August 25 (flexible)-End of Semester (May extend offer to remain through spring semester, as well)


Method of Contact: Email resume and cover letter to Julie Christensen at jchristensen@chicagohouse.org.


You may list my name and phone number: 773-248-5200 ext. 202.