Careers

Imagine a new kind of marketing partner.

A partner for large marketing and sales organizations, one that expands their capabilities while easing the strains these organizations face. This is Ascend. We’re a team of dedicated and talented people with years of marketing experience.

Through our unique FlexTeam approach we partner at the deepest level with our clients, becoming a true extension of their team. We understand challenges quickly, apply the best resources to address them, and execute programs flawlessly.

Ascend is a great place to work.

We mutually care for our people and our clients in an enjoyable environment. We’re a positive, cooperative and professional organization that values individuals with a specific combination of personal traits:

  • High competency in their field
  • Strong interpersonal and communications skills
  • High adaptability and flexibility
  • Self-motivation

Character is just as important, especially in terms of caring, personal integrity and ethical grounding. Given our unique team structure, these traits are essential. Our clients know us as an organization of uncommon integrity and care.

Can you imagine yourself here?

If you thrive and excel in this type of environment, please contact us or see our open positions below. We are always on the look out for passionately entrepreneurial, consummate down-to-earth professionals who exhibit enterprise and small business sensibilities.

Strategic Marketing
Specialist/Analyst
Front-End
Web Developer
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Strategic Marketing Specialist/Analyst

Overview

The Strategic Marketing Specialist is a client-interfacing position that spans a wide array of marketing program activities, including the strategic process, the creative process, marketing analysis and analytics, marketing execution and operations, and digital implementation and integration.

We are looking for a smart, inquisitive, multi-faceted individual who loves digital marketing and technology. If you’re among the sharpest top graduates and post grads coming out of programs ranging from Marketing, Mathematics, Advertising, Economics, and integrated programs such as Plan II and ATEC, we want to hear from you.

Candidate Requirements

  • Strong academic performance with a slant towards data science and analytics
  • High interest in the marketing field and marketing automation; ready to learn at rapid pace
  • Highly motivated self-starter and great interpersonal skills
  • Articulate, strong in verbal and written communications
  • Advanced Excel skill is a plus
  • Experience in business analytics, Google Analytics and/or coding is a plus
  • Experience with marketing automation platforms like Marketo, Pardot, Hubspot and others is a plus
  • Must be legally authorized to work in the United States on a full-time basis
  • Experience level: Entry level/junior specialist

Front-End Web Developer

Overview

We are looking for a multi-faceted, inquisitive, client-facing front-end web developer to help craft compelling digital experiences alongside our high-energy technology and marketing execution teams.

Our ideal candidate has strong proficiency in WordPress, with Elementor experience preferred, as well as experience in HTML/CSS web and email development. We’re looking for a significant player who can confidently tackle new site creation, existing site maintenance, landing page development, integration support, and site launches. Beyond this, our ideal candidate will lead technical SEO optimization, as well as aid in creative asset production using Adobe Creative Suite.

Above all, we’re looking for a great communicator and fast learner who can articulate recommendations, build relationships, and guide client discussions in pursuit of great UX and impactful digital conversions. If you have a great eye for design, technology, strategy, and big-picture thinking, we’d love for you to join our team.

Candidate Requirements

  • Deep full-cycle WordPress development experience (Elementor experience preferred) including hosting/DNS/SFTP configuration, site environment/plugin best practices, platform integration and launch experience
  • HTML/CSS website/landing page/email development experience
  • Technical SEO configuration experience, Google Analytics proficiency
  • Exceptional presentation skills; strong verbal and written communications skills
  • Adobe Creative Suite experience preferred
  • High interest in marketing technology and digital strategy; ready to learn at rapid pace
  • Must be legally authorized to work in the United States on a full-time basis
  • The position is based in Grapevine, TX (Dallas area) or Austin, TX
  • Experience level: entry-to-mid level