ELEVATE YOUR CAREER

Join one of the fastest-growing marketing and advertising agencies in the country, as recently recognized by Inc. magazine’s 5,000 Fastest Growing Companies. Potenza is a full-service Marketing and Advertising agency based in Lafayette, LA. Our roster of clients ranges from small and medium-sized local businesses to national brands and retail chains.

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CAREER OPENINGS

Search Engine Marketing Specialist

Potenza, a full-service marketing agency in downtown Lafayette, is seeking a full-time Search Engine Marketing Specialist for their rapidly growing Interactive Marketing department. Potenza was recently named one of Inc. Magazine’s 5,000 fastest growing privately-owned companies for the third year in a row. The Search Engine Marketing Specialist will possess a passion for marketing and a student mindset. This position is responsible for the building of pay per click campaigns and managing the performance of existing accounts.

This job is meant for you if:

You care about the details and making sure things are done right. You can work autonomously within a team environment. You can communicate clearly, and have experience speaking with customers through phone and email. You write very well and can create compelling ads within a strict character limit.

You love to learn new things, and you learn them quickly. You are comfortable with seeing things performed once, and following instructions with little need for further direction. You follow processes and take initiative when there is room for improvement.

You don’t get frustrated easily, and you take guidance humbly. You are accountable for your mistakes, and you take initiative to correct them in the future. You like numbers and solving problems.  No matter how many times you’ve done something, you care about getting it right, every time.

Position Requirements:

  • Critical thinking skills

  • Strong written communication skills

  • Organization and time management skills

  • Meticulous attention to detail

  • Bachelor’s Degree in Marketing, Management, Public Relations, Informatics, Advertising, Communications or related field

  • Proficient in Microsoft Office Excel and PowerPoint

  • Must be available to work in our Lafayette, LA location 40 hrs /week

Preferred applicants will have:

  • 1+ Year experience managing paid search campaigns.

  • AdWords Certifications in one more than one of the following:

    • Search, Display, Mobile, Video, or Shopping Advertising

  • Bing Ads Certifications

  • Basic understanding of HTML, CSS, and Javascript

  • Experience working with Google Tag Manager

To apply for the Search Engine Marketing Specialist position, please send resumes to [email protected]. Please put “Search Engine Marketing Specialist” in the subject line. Attach resume as a word document and include the cover letter in the body of the email.

Video Editor Intern

Video Editors…here’s your opportunity to work with one of the fastest marketing and advertising firms in the country and get a head-start in your career. The chosen candidate will work directly with Potenza Studios, our in-house commercial video and film company. This particular position is an entry level position in which the chosen candidate will assist our team of senior animators and producers in hopes of eventually developing into a more prominent role. Helping businesses and brands thrive, Potenza is one of the largest agencies in the region and one of the fastest growing firms in the country.…and we’re not done yet. We’re just getting started. If you’re ready to get on this bus and go with us apply now.

Responsibilities and Duties
– Primarily Editing and cutting TV commercials and web video content
– Motion graphics creation
– Sound Design

Qualifications and Skills
-Proficient in Final Cut Pro, After Effects, Premiere is preferred
-Experience in Photoshop, Illustrator, 3D software is a Plus
-Reel with Samples Demonstrating Your Best Work
-Able to work in a super-fast environment- Team Player
– Organized
– Video work in retail or the automotive industry
Ad Agency, Production House, or Post-Production Experience

What Will put you at the Top of The List! –
You’re super talented and ambitious, have worked harder than your peers, really need an opportunity, are cool playing a supporting role as we help you develop into a headlining act.

Graphic Designer Intern

We’re looking for a talented rockstar graphic designer! This particular position is an entry level position in which the chosen candidate will assist our team of senior designers in hopes of eventually developing into a more prominent role in our creative company. Helping businesses and brands thrive, Potenza is one of the largest agencies in the region and one of the fastest growing firms in the country.…and we’re not done yet. We’re just getting started. If you’re ready to get on this bus and go with us apply now.

Responsibilities and Duties
• Create and execute retail-driven graphic design
• Execute designs of direction set by art director
• Basic client and internal revisions
• Resizing existing digital and print designs created for other applications
• For print, executing preflight tasks ( bleeds, color profiles, image resolution, asset gathering including fonts, illustrations, and images etc.)
• Building physical presentation samples (cutting and gluing blackboards, sample packaging and brochure mockups)

Qualifications and Skills
• Entry-Level, Recent Graduate to 2 yrs out
• Adobe Creative Cloud Proficient
• Online portfolio with student, internship, agency, and or freelance work.
• Working knowledge of typography, color, and layout
• Understanding of Fundamental Graphic Design Principles• Workhorse mentality
• Student Addys and Other Graphic Design Awards
• A love for finding inspiration beyond the computer and in the world around you
• Team Player

What Will Put You Over the Top on Our List!
• You’re super talented and ambitious, have worked harder than your peers, really need an opportunity, are cool playing a supporting role as we help you develop into a headlining act.

INTERN PROGRAM

Get A Head Start In Your Career with Our Internship Program.

Gain real world experience and mentor-ship with Potenza’s Intern Program. Our internship program is a 4 month flexible 12 hour a week program. We will work with your professor if you need college credit. This is your chance to get your foot in the door at one of the fastest growing marketing and advertising firms in the country.

TO APPLY

Send brief cover letter giving us your best pitch on why you should be considered! along with resume to [email protected]. Production and graphic design intern candidates please send resume and reels as well.

MARKETING

  • Marketing Assistant
  • Public Relations
  • Campaign Assistant
  • Idea Intern

CREATIVE

  • Graphic Design
  • Photography
  • Brand Development
  • Video and Film Editing

INTERACTIVE

  • Search Engine
    Marketing Assistant
  • Search Engine
    Optimization Specialist

INNOVATIONS

  • Programming Intern
  • User Interface Designer
  • Web Developer
  • Mobile App Developer