About The Harris Agency:

The Harris Agency has been one of Hawaii’s top three full-service Waikiki based agencies since 2004. Our clientele are blue chip, category leaders with large business footprints throughout the Islands and worldwide. We earn our reputation every day with the depth of our talented team, the quality of our product and the results and return-on-investment we generate from our efforts. We are constantly seeking the best talent that this state has to offer. In addition to full and part time positions we offer freelance opportunities for writers, illustrators, social media strategists, and graphic designers. If you have a strong work ethic, a keen attention to detail, and a flair for the creative we would like to speak with you.

CURRENT JOB OPENINGS:

Graphic Designer

We are seeking a talented Graphic Designer to join our team. 1+ year(s) experience working in an agency environment. Must have experience with high-level design aesthetic and detail. Must possess strategic and innovative thinking, the ability to develop and maintain personal schedules. Experience in broadcast, print, digital, online advertising, mobile, online video and social media concepting and production are highly recommended.

  • Manage concept, design, and execution of brand creative
  • Maintain and establish high creative standards
  • Generate ideas that bring the brand to life
  • Concept and execute all content for all social channels
  • Manage time effectively and with little direction to help projects stay on budget and on time
  • Proficient in Photoshop, Illustrator, InDesign and familiar with the other programs in the Adobe Creative Suite
  • Familiarity with HTML, CSS, and JavaScript
  • Stays current with the latest emerging design and technology trends to find ways to help move the agency work for clients and brands forward

The Harris Agency offers a comprehensive compensation & benefits package.

Please send your resume and portfolio to Gavin Simon at gavins@harris-agency.com

 


 

 

Communications & PR Executive

Hawaii Residents with Industry Experience — Immediate Start

We are seeking an experienced communications and PR professional with strong writing, project management, and social networking skills to join our team.

Highly organized individual, with strength in public relations, social media, content conception, project planning and event management. We prefer a candidate with relevant experience at a PR firm, non-profit agency, television, radio, or print media. Our task is to strategically define, communicate and promote our clients’ brands across all media platforms with measurable positive outcomes.

  • Develop, define and reinforce our client’s key messages in all communication and touch points
  • Writing, sending and following up on press releases and news-wires
  • Managing and updating press contact lists and customized databases
  • Conducting regular, energetic phone, email and in-person outreach to members of the press, clients and partner organizations
  • Keeping up-to-date editorial calendars for all target media
  • Creating and scheduling digital, social media and print content
  • Writing proposals, estimates, letters of agreement and time lines for existing clients’ specific campaigns as well as annual PR plans
  • Developing and writing pitches and proposals for new business
  • Create press kits and pitch books
  • Fact checking and proofreading press releases, web and print content produced by the agency
  • Generating original, well-researched content
  • Managing client profiles for business & search directory listings
  • Creating and managing events/ sponsorship opportunities for clients
  • Crisis management preparation for clients
  • Day-to-day administration/work flow duties of the Public Relations department
  • Producing timely recaps of completed PR projects

The Harris Agency offers a comprehensive compensation & benefits package.

Please send your resume and cover letter to Gavin Simon at gavins@harris-agency.com

Freelance Opportunities

We offer freelance opportunities for writers, illustrators, social media strategists, and graphic designers. If you have a strong work ethic, a keen attention to detail, and a flair for the creative we would like to speak with you.

Please send your resume, and examples of your work to: gavins@harris-agency.com