Careers

We're always looking for good people. Not just talented people, but good human beings who share our values, our sense of humor, and our desire to have a life beyond the office. Is that you? Send a resume, along with a paragraph telling us why you think MGH should be your home away from home.

MGH is an equal opportunity employer.

  • Full Stack PHP Developer

    MGH, a high profile Baltimore advertising and marketing agency, is looking for an experienced Web Developer to join our growing interactive team.

    Primary Responsibilities (including but not limited to):

    • Development of web applications and scripts (which includes APIs, web reports, etc.) utilizing PHP and MySQL
    • Writing well-designed, testable, efficient code by using best practices
    • Integrating data from various back-end service and databases
    • Editing existing sites and applications for functionality updates and maintenance needs
    • Extending functionalities and developing plugins for a custom CMS solution
    • Building reusable code and libraries for future use
    Required Skills:
    • Ideal candidate will have 3+ years front and back-end experience
    • PHP Setup/Configuration/Module Installation/Troubleshooting
    • Experience with object oriented programming/modular programming
    • Knowledge of the Linux environment, including setup, maintenance, utilities, automation
    • MySQL Database setup and usage
    • Front-end development, including jQuery
    • Understanding of AJAX
    • Basic knowledge of Search Engine Optimization process
    • Knowledge of source control, preferably git
    • Good communication skills--both written and verbal
    Desirable Skills:
    • Understanding of XML/Soap/JSON
    • Experience working with the Concrete5 platform
    • Understanding of the full development lifecycle: from requirements gathering and functional specification authoring, to development, testing and delivery

    Thanks for your interest in MGH, an Equal Opportunity Employer.

    Location:
    Baltimore, MD, US

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  • Junior/Mid-Level Art Director

    MGH, one of the largest full-service marketing firms in the mid-Atlantic, is looking for a design superstar whose work spans all mediums and blows all minds. From print to digital to social, this junior- to mid-level art director will team up with writers and many others to deliver awesomeness on a daily basis.

    Who are we? We’re MGH – the only agency in town that’s won National Addy Awards three years running. You’ll be inspired by some of Baltimore’s best creatives to take your work to a new level. But be warned: We don’t like jerks or people with big egos. Only our work has an attitude. So if you think you have what it takes, and like the idea of working in a truly collaborative environment, get in touch. Upload your portfolio/link, a resume, and a reason we should hire you.

    Necessary Skills:

    • 2-4 years of agency or related experience in crafting strong visual communications
    • Beautiful conceptual portfolio demonstrating innovation and big idea thinking across multiple platforms
    • Strong understanding of production, creative design and layout across all media platforms
    • Exhibit strong organizational skills and attention to detail, while constantly being mindful of larger strategic objectives
    • Ability to conceptualize and visually execute original ideas both individually and within a team
    • An awareness of digital media and evolving online platforms, and the ability to incorporate them into your work
    • Capable of presenting and standing up for your work, enthusiastic about finding a better solution
    • Proactive, hands on, can excel under pressure of deadlines, feedback, pitches and Happy Hour
    • A Jedi master in Adobe® Creative Suite – bonus points for After Effects and HTML5

    Interested? Apply now.

    Thanks for your interest in MGH, an Equal Opportunity Employer.

    Location:
    Baltimore, MD, US

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  • Media Buyer

    MGH, a full-service marketing communications agency, is currently seeking a talented broadcast media buyer with a minimum of 3 years of experience to join our team. Working remotely is a possibility for this role.

    What You’ll Do:

    • Develop a working knowledge of client’s goals, guidelines and strategies
    • Interact with client and account services team to gain an understanding of media needs and recommend media solutions
    • Negotiate and place media buys/schedule
    • Generate broadcast orders for distribution to the radio, cable and TV stations
    • Stay current with all research data. Revise/maintain all schedules as needed with make-goods and upgrades.
    • Revise/maintain all schedules as needed with make-goods and upgrades
    • Produce monthly and weekly media highlights to share with account team
    • Maintain all resource and media files
    • Alert Media team and Account Services of special media opportunities
    • Issue media budget recaps and reports
    • Promptly approve all media invoices and settle billing discrepancies with media vendors and accounting
    • Ensure media campaigns are billed
    Knowledge/Skills/Abilities/Experience:
    • Bachelor’s degree in Marketing, Advertising or Communications
    • Minimum of 3 years of broadcast buying experience
    • Consistently demonstrate the ability to understand and use all current media hardware/software programs – knowledge of Strata is a plus
    • Flexibility to evolve to new processes
    • Proven ability to work independently and as part of an integrated team
    • Excellent communication, negotiation, and presentation skills
    • Proficiency in Microsoft Excel, Word and PowerPoint
    • Effective time management and organizational skills, as well as strong attention to detail

    Thank you for your interest in MGH, an Equal Opportunity Employer.


    Location:

    Baltimore, MD, US

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  • Senior Media Planner

    MGH, a full-service marketing communications agency, is currently seeking an energetic, detail oriented individual with 7+ years related experience to handle media planning for several clients. The Media Planner will be responsible for researching various media outlets to advertise clients, recommending media mix and frequency as appropriate based on clients’ target audience, budget and objectives.

    What You’ll Do:

    • Understand and analyze media strategies for clients and actively seek solutions in achieving client goals and objectives
    • Evaluate opportunities and develop POVs for agency clients
    • Develop and budget effective media plans based on clients’ goals and objectives
    • Negotiate proposals, incorporating targeted and innovative elements
    • Work with Account Service staff to effectively communicate media strategy and recommendations to the client
    • Implement, maintain and perform optimization efforts for media campaigns
    • Maintain positive relationships with clients, sales reps, agency partners and integrated agency team
    • Maintain an active awareness of new trends and growth within the media space
    Knowledge/Skills/Abilities/Experience:
    • Bachelor’s degree in Marketing, Advertising or Communications
    • Minimum of 7 years of related media planning experience
    • Traditional media planning expertise required
    • QSR and Automotive experience a plus
    • Media buying experience will be considered a plus
    • Flexibility to evolve to new processes
    • Ability to interact with internal team members and external clients and vendors
    • Excellent communication, negotiation, and presentation skills
    • Strong mathematic and analytical skills
    • Proficiency in Microsoft Excel, Word and PowerPoint
    • Effective time management and organizational skills, as well as strong attention to detail

    Thank you for your interest in MGH, an Equal Opportunity Employer.


    Location:

    Baltimore, MD, US

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  • Social Media Marketing Manager

    MGH is seeking energetic candidates to fill the role of Social Media Marketing Manager.

    This role’s responsibilities include:

    • Frequent client interaction (face-to-face, email, phone, webinar)
    • Full management of client accounts and campaigns
    • Developing presentations and presenting to internal and external audiences
    • Developing social media content strategies and messaging calendars
    • Copywriting social media content for all channels
    • Coordinating social media content design and production
    • Developing advertising budgets, schedules, and plans
    • Copywriting advertising for all channels
    • Coordinating advertising design and production
    • Developing campaign reports based on client needs
    • On- and off-hours management of client accounts
    • Analyzing client results and providing strategic recommendations
    • Researching and providing point-of-views on third-parties, vendors, and new technology
    • Providing new business support through research, proposal development, and/or presentation support
    Experience:
    • Ideal candidates will offer 3-5 years of relevant experience
    • Relevant marketing agency experience is required
    • Experience working with multi-location/franchise brands is highly preferred
    • Travel and off-hours work may be required

    Thank you for your interest in MGH, an Equal Opportunity Employer.


    Location:

    Baltimore, MD, US

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  • Public Relations Intern

    MGH is currently accepting applications for Public Relations interns for fall 2017. Please submit your resume, cover letter and a writing sample for consideration.

    Responsibilities

    The public relations intern will be responsible for general public relations duties as assigned, including:

    • Research for existing clients and new business prospects
    • Build and maintain media lists for a variety of clients
    • Create digital news clip files
    • Assist in the creation, distribution and follow-up of news materials, including: press releases, calendar listings, media advisories and fact sheets
    • Assist with compiling media kits, mailers and various other client items
    • Miscellaneous writing and proofreading assignments
    • Various administrative duties, including copying, faxing and scanning
    • Depending on client needs, there may be an opportunity to assist with event planning and provide on-site media relations assistance
    • Occasional support to other MGH departments, as needed
    Qualifications
    • Junior or senior college student with a focused interest in public relations
    • Excellent verbal and written skills
    • Detail-oriented with strong organizational skills
    • Ability to prioritize numerous projects, meet tight deadlines and take initiative in problem solving
    • Flexibility in dealing with new projects/situations when presented
    • Proficiency with Microsoft Office applications, including Excel
    • Familiarly with media contacts database, such as Vocus or Cision, a plus

    Compensation: College credit only

    How to Apply: Interested candidates should upload resume, cover letter and writing sample.

    Thanks for your interest in MGH, an Equal Opportunity Employer.

    Location:

    Baltimore, MD, US

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  • Digital Marketing Analyst

    MGH, a high-profile integrated marketing agency in Baltimore, is in search of a digital marketing analyst with 1-2 years of hands-on experience. This position will be responsible for the strategy and efficient day-to-day management of clients’ digital marketing campaigns, with the focus on continuously improving ROI for clients.

    What You’ll Do:

    • Day-to-day management of digital marketing campaigns to clients’ weekly and monthly budget goals
    • Explore opportunities and develop innovative search strategies to optimize clients’ SEM campaigns
    • Analyze performance data and provide appropriate action plans based on conclusions
    • Manage SEO process and strategy, from the development of keyword lists, competitive analysis, content optimization, audits, reporting, analysis and recommendations.
    • Work with cross-functional teams to plan, implement and improve account performance aligned with goals
    • Work closely with account services to communicate campaign strategy, progress and results
    • Compile campaign benchmark and tracking reports to assess campaign performance against KPIs
    • Be a self-starter and team player

    Knowledge/Skills/Abilities/Experience:

    • 1-2 years of hands-on experience in Digital Marketing
    • Knowledge of the technologies and processes involved in running paid search campaigns (particularly Google AdWords, Google Analytics and Bing Ads)
    • Google AdWords Certified preferred
    • Experience with online marketing metrics
    • Experience with MS Office Suite, strength in Excel required
    • Exceptional analytical and problem solving skills
    • Strong business writing skills and ability to produce high quality documents
    • Attention to detail and excellent time management skills
    • Ability to work independently as well as to collaborate effectively with cross-functional teams
    • Ability to simultaneously handle multiple campaigns across a range of verticals while meeting aggressive deadlines
    • Strong interpersonal skills, particularly influencing and listening skills
    • Passion for technology, digital marketing and emerging media
    • Flexible, versatile and able to cope well under pressure
    • Prior experience in agency setting preferred
    • Additional digital marketing experience a plus (social, display, email)

    Location:

    Baltimore, MD, US

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  • If None of these positions fit you...

    We may not have open positions that are a good fit for you right now, but we always want to learn more about talented, creative, fun people. Send us your resume and let us know why you’d make a good member of our team.

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