Careers

Careers

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We’re looking for passionate, dedicated individuals to join the team of Creators, Strategists, Producers, Writers, Account Services, and Media professionals we’re proud to call the PETROL family. Apply now to become part of an inspired, results driven team that strives to make industry defining work everyday.

18

Years

1500

Games Brought
to Market

175

Global Awards

75

Talented Team
Members
WHAT WE’RE ALL ABOUT

WHAT WE’RE ALL ABOUT

We’re a group of diverse creators that come to work ready to tackle the new challenges that every day brings by combining the varied interests and backgrounds of our team to deliver the best solutions. But we’re also not robots. We’re a team of Marathon Runners, Musicians, Artists, TV and Movie aficionados, Hardcore and Casual Gamers, and so much more.

AVAILABLE POSITIONS

Apply now to become a member of a team of creators that reimagine and challenge the boundaries of Interactive Entertainment. We want motivated, inspired, and passionate individuals eager to collaborate with professionals who are just as driven as themselves.

Job Title

AV Account Coordinator

Department

Audio/Visual

Employment Type

Full-Time

Employment Type

$24hr - $28/hr

Minimum Experience

1-2 years AV experience

NO CALLS PLEASE

THIS IS AN ON-SITE OPPORTUNITY ONLY MUST BE VACCINATED AND SHOW PROOF.

PETROL, a leading full-service advertising agency specializing in progressive marketing for some of the biggest brands in tech, sports, and video gaming—among many more—is seeking an AV Account Coordinator. With dedicated departments for print services, motion graphics, AV, social media, interactive/digital, as well as media planning & buying, we regularly develop fully integrated global marketing campaigns for some major brands across genres.

We have an immediate opportunity for an AV Account Coordinator  with experience working with clients on Audio Visual projects in an agency environment. You will be part of a team developing high-profile AV Content, including but not limited to live-action, animated (CG, motion graphics), and game-play trailers.

At Petrol, our AV Account Coordinators are responsible for leading client projects by communicating across all team functions and ensuring project consistency. The AV Account Coordinator works directly with the Director of Creative Development and AV Producer, Account Services to ensure all projects are properly scoped (internally or with third party vendors), trafficked, managed and completed on time and ensuring complete client satisfaction.

The AV Account Coordinator assists with overseeing the daily operations of the Audio Visual Department.

Responsibilities:

  • Manage staff scheduling
  • Maintain department databases (SAN, FINISHES, ARCHIVALS)
  • Compile and share weekly department reports with the greater teams
  • Perform any other duties assigned by the supervisors
  • Assist in monitoring project budgets, actuals, and trends
  • Assist in communicating across all functions on the team
  • May work with process documents and standards

Requirements:

  • 1-2 years’ AV experience; preferable in agency setting
  • Work onsite
  • Knowledge of video games
  • Some experience working on Audio/Visual advertising campaigns
  • Exceptional communication skills – both oral and written
  • Outstanding organizational skills and attention to detail
  • Flexible and adaptable; able to manage shifting priorities as projects evolve
  • Must be able to put together a detailed project plan
  • Will be working with account services, creative, and upper management.
  • Proficiency with MS Office (Word, Excel, PowerPoint, Outlook), Google Docs Editors suite, Premiere Pro and Adobe Photoshop a plus
  • Experience working with project management software including Asana, Smart Sheet, Slack, Workamajig Creative Pro
  • Contribute to team culture with positive collaboration

All final candidates MUST complete and pass a background check

While performing the duties of this job, you'll be frequently be sitting at and using a computer and phone. You might occasionally need to stand, walk, reach, and lift up to 10 pounds. We'll make reasonable accommodations for associates with disabilities to help them succeed in performing this job's essential functions. * Final candidates must complete and pass background check.

Petrol Advertising, Inc. is an Equal Opportunity Employer. All qualified applicants will be afforded equal employment opportunities without discrimination because of race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, disability, genetics or any other protected characteristic.

Position

Account Manager (Agency)

Employment Type

Full-Time

Minimum Experience

Experienced


DUE TO COVID-19, CANDIDATES SHOULD BE FLEXIBLE REGARDING REMOTE VS. IN-OFFICE AND MUST BE VACCINATED AND SHOW PROOF OF VACCINATION.

Salary

$65,000 - $72,500

PETROL, a leading full-service advertising agency specializing in progressive marketing for some of the biggest brands in tech, sports, and video gaming—among many more—is seeking a full-time Account Manager. With dedicated departments for print services, motion graphics, AV, social media, interactive/digital, as well as media planning & buying, we regularly develop fully integrated global marketing campaigns for some major brands across genres.

Overview

Communicate daily with client to take clear, concise notes, and relay them back accurately to the creative team. Create, update and maintain daily internal and client project schedules. Assist on proposals and proofread documents.  Conduct and compile project research when needed. Assist in managing client projects on a daily basis.  Maintain relationships and coordinate deliverables with outside partners. Answer phones, emails and run errands as needed. Must be willing to take on responsibility and be accountable for it.  

Qualifications

  • Must have at least 2 - 3 years of ad agency experience in an account services role.
  • Must be a college graduate, preferably with a marketing background.
  • Video game industry experience is a plus.
  • Passion for playing video games is also a plus.
  • Must have general knowledge of the creative advertising process. Print and packaging experience is also a plus.
  • Must have outstanding verbal and written communication skills.
  • Must be able to prioritize and jump from task to task while coordinating with those around you.
  • Must have strong organizational and analytical skills with the ability to contribute on multiple projects at once.
  • Must be detail oriented, resourceful and have the ability to follow directions.
  • Microsoft Office Suite (Word, Excel, etc) is mandatory, basic understanding of graphic design applications are a plus. 
  • Must be willing to work extended hours in order to meet deadlines.
  • Ambition, self-motivated, strong work ethic, and willingness to learn.
  • Account Manager will have the opportunity to work on AAA titles.

Responsibilities

  • Work with Account Director to develop strong strategic insights and proactive solutions (internal and external).
  • Work with Account Team Supervisor and Director to manage workflow, analytics, project tracking, timelines, budgeting; noting fiscally responsible for all allocated initiatives.
  • Relationship management with key client contacts and multiple agencies/vendors.
  • Proactive strategic thinker with experience in brand marketing, consumer product, research and client reporting functions.
  • Excellent oral communication as well as presentation and writing skills (both long-form and PowerPoint).
  • Ability to supervise and mentor Account Coordinator-level staff and increase overall team productivity/morale.
  • Manage client expectations with the ability to recognize critical issues and resolve them strategically and diplomatically.
  • Partner with other departments/vendors to provide ongoing added value to our clients through strategic recommendations, POV’s and proposals.
  • Manage the full creative process from start to finish; specifically project timing and expectations for all deliverables and conduct quality assurance.
  • Ensures all deliverables (internal, client and partners) are accurate, on time and routed through the appropriate departments for approvals.
  • Work with Account Coordinator to acquire ongoing knowledge of all teams within the agency and their capabilities.
  • Work with Account Coordinator to coordinate meetings (internally and externally) as well as attends meetings.
  • Work with Account Coordinator to write follow-up emails, meeting reports (within 24 hours) and maintain daily/weekly status reports (Agency and Client).
  • Develop and implement processes to increase effectiveness and efficiencies for our clients and Petrol.
  • Adheres to internal and external processes.

 All Final candidates MUST complete and pass a background check which includes a MVR (motor vehicle check)

While performing the duties of this job, you'll be frequently be sitting at and using a computer and phone. You might occasionally need to stand, walk, reach, and lift up to 10 pounds. We'll make reasonable accommodations for associates with disabilities to help them succeed in performing this job's essential functions.

Petrol Advertising, Inc. is an Equal Opportunity Employer. All qualified applicants will be afforded equal employment opportunities without discrimination because of race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, disability or genetics.

NO CALLS PLEASE. 

Job Title

Editor (A/V)

Salary

Non-exempt

$54.54/hr

Department

A/V 

Employment Type

Freelance 

Minimum Experience

3 - 5 years

 

NO CALLS PLEASE

THIS IS AN ON-SITE OPPORTUNITY. DUE TO COVID-19, ALL IN-HOUSE EMPLOYEES NEED TO BE VACCINATED & WILL NEED TO SHOW PROOF OF VACCINATION.

 

PETROL, a leading full-service advertising agency specializing in progressive marketing for some of the biggest brands in tech, sports, and video gaming—among many more—is seeking an Editor (A/V). With dedicated departments for print services, motion graphics, A/V, social media, interactive/digital, as well as media planning & buying, we regularly develop fully integrated global marketing campaigns for some major brands across genres. 

Essential Functions and Responsibilities

  • Keeping track of and properly organizing avid media and video/audio/image files for each project in the San Drive
  • Archiving projects
  • Cleaning out avid media data on occasion
  • Keeping track of projects in the project storage
  • Reconnect and problem solve Offline Issues in Premiere Pro
  • Setting up a project in the Project Store
  • Setting up a Premiere Pro project
  • Bringing in media to project, organizing and labeling media files and bins
  • Eye for bucketing sequences with good shots for edit
  • Overcut new animation shots to locked edits

Qualifications and Requirements

  • 3 - 5 years of experience working with gameplay trailers
  • On-site editing is required
  • Must be able to begin immediately
  • Must have video game trailer experience
  • Candidate must be skilled in Tiger Store, Adobe Suite (Premiere Pro) and Encoder
  • Must have experience with project output, including the knowledge of output process to TV, to the internet and for basic Color Correcting
  • Must have experience with sound output for Audio Mixing
  • Sound design experience required
  • Ability to take direction and complete projects in timely manner
  • Demonstrate strong attention to detail and accuracy
  • Ability to multitask between different projects and problem solve in a fast-paced environment
  • Knowledge of After Effects is a plus

While performing the duties of this job, you'll frequently be sitting at and using a computer and phone. You might occasionally need to stand, walk, reach, and lift up to 10 pounds. We'll make reasonable accommodations for associates with disabilities to help them succeed in performing this job's essential functions. 

The company is an Equal Opportunity Employer. All qualified applicants will be afforded equal employment opportunities without discrimination because of race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, disability, genetics or any other protected characteristics.

Job Title

Emerging Media Supervisor (Paid SEARCH/SOCIAL)

Department

Media 

Employment Type

Full-Time

Minimum Experience

Experienced

Salary

$75K-$85K

DUE TO COVID-19, CANDIDATES SHOULD BE FLEXIBLE REGARDING REMOTE VS. IN-OFFICE AND MUST BE VACCINATED AND SHOW PROOF OF VACCINATION.

PETROL, a leading full-service advertising agency specializing in progressive marketing for some of the biggest brands in tech, sports, and video gaming—among many more—is seeking a full-time Emerging Media Supervisor. With dedicated departments for print services, motion graphics, AV, social media, interactive/digital, as well as media planning & buying, we regularly develop fully integrated global marketing campaigns for some major brands across genres.

We are looking for a new member of our in-house media team. In this position, you would be responsible for the development and implementation for both national and local media campaigns.

PETROL’s Definition of Emerging Media: any auction-based platform that is self-serve and requires manual campaign set up, monitoring and optimizations.



 

RESPONSIBILITIES

  • General
    • Demonstrate full understanding of Client’s businesses as basis for all future work
    • Develop, grow, and maintain relationships with internal teams and external partners.
    • Have a general understanding of the dynamic digital ecosystem (search, social, native, display) and how channels work together.
    • Work closely with media team members (Directors, Supervisor, Sr. Planners, Analyst).
    • Seek, investigate and actively pursue innovative communications opportunities specifically in the biddable, emerging media marketplace.
  • Search & Social Strategy/Planning/Research/Ad copy (30%)
    • Actively manage biddable formats and campaigns to the clients’ goals – which may vary from engagement, acquisitions, direct response, reach and frequency, etc.
    • Conduct and Compile research on targeting and for campaigns as needed
    • Learn best practices and strategies in biddable formats including paid social (betas, ad network updates, innovation opportunities, etc.).
    • Understanding of the asset and ad copy creation process in relation to the campaign objectives.
    • Contribute to ad copy creation for biddable campaigns as needed.
  • Campaign setup - Planner (20%)
    • Learn the full campaign set up process including pixel set up, DCM and UTM tracking, creative uploads, ad creation and trafficking.
    • Compile UTM tracking links needed for media plans.
    • Work closely with each media planner to keep track of pending items needed from our creative team or from the client to execute campaigns (assets, copy, URLs, tracking, etc).
    • Work with clients to connect ad accounts, MMP, mobile apps, CRM for campaigns as needed.
    • Take ownership of set up, execution, QA of campaign plans.
  • Management, Optimization and Reporting (20%)
    • Stay on top of campaign pacing and delivery at least twice a week
      • Check and optimize on targeting and ad performance.
      • Add additional creative or ad copy to active campaigns when applicable.
      • Review and communicate campaign performance regularly, helping to issue written and graphic reports and verbal updates to client and team.
    • Compile screenshots for proof of work.
    • Compile and analyze paid social & search media analytics performance reports on a campaign basis.
    • Lead tagging and optimization of multiple campaigns through in-depth retrieval, evaluation and analysis of client results, making strategic recommendations for improvements.
    • Collaborate with clients and internal teams to understand client objectives and measurements for success.
    • Read graphs and charts, along with the ability to analyze large sheets of data.
    • Identify trends in data and provide insights for the team.
    • Understand measurement and tracking methods to achieve campaign KPIs, including pixel implementation or an understanding of, across Google suite and services.
    • Understand performance metrics for advertising and landing pages and how they relate to campaign and client objectives.
  • Team Management and Leadership (30%)
    • Lead Strategy for Paid search, social and other emerging media platforms with clients.
    • Manage client relationships and the ability to provide strategic points-of-view and recommendations as it relates to the biddable, emerging media marketplace.
    • Lead in tracking/pixel conversations in order to set up new clients, manage existing clients.
    • Present media plans and reports to clients.
    • Check for accuracy, timeliness and quality of all biddable media plans and campaigns.
    • Demonstrate a desire to create improvement and better outcomes through innovation / approaching things in new ways.
    • Think of new solutions to your work / client challenges.
    • Create and contribute to an environment where ‘Innovation as usual’ thrives in everyday work.
    • Update account/media teams on status of all client projects as it relates to the biddable marketplace.

QUALIFICATIONS

  • Understanding of social media platforms and Google Ads required.
  • Traditional and digital planning experience is a plus.
  • Strong attention to detail.
  • Working knowledge of Video Game space and marketing is a plus.
  • Bachelor’s Degree or higher plus Advance computer knowledge (Excel, PowerPoint).
  • Problem solver with the ability to develop creative solutions.
  • Strong Excel and data visualization skills.
  • Nimble and flexible to succeed in a fast-paced environment and handle ad hoc requests.
  • Strong organizational and project management skills with the ability to work both independently and as part of a team on multiple projects.
  • Strong interpersonal, written, and verbal communication skills.
  • Sense of urgency in responding promptly to client and internal requests.

All final candidates must complete and pass a background check

While performing the duties of this job, you'll be frequently sitting at and using a computer and phone. You might occasionally need to stand, walk, reach, and lift up to 10 pounds. We'll make reasonable accommodations for associates with disabilities to help them succeed in performing this job's essential functions.

The company is an Equal Opportunity Employer. All qualified applicants will be afforded equal employment opportunities without discrimination because of race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, disability, genetics or any other protected characteristic.

Job Title

Senior Motion Graphics Artist

Department

Creative

 Employment Type

Full Time

Minimum Experience

Experienced

REMOTE or HYBRID availability

PETROL, a leading full-service advertising agency specializing in award winning marketing for some of the biggest brands in video gaming, tech, sports, among many more—is seeking a full-time Senior Motion Graphics Artist. With dedicated departments for Visual Identity services, 360 Campaign Development, Motion Graphics, AV, Social Media, Interactive/Digital, as well as Media Planning & Buying, we regularly develop fully integrated global marketing campaigns for some major brands across genres.

Our company is completely focused on creating the breakthrough identities that help our partners brands stand out and achieve their business goals. We believe that the work we create is the global voice that can unite people in the love of Games and Entertainment. If you are a creative motion artist that wants to not just do the expected but create things that break through the clutter and join a team that has an incredible desire to evolve as an industry leader, then we would love to see your work.

Design heavy Motion Graphics creative for high volume creative agency
 

Adobe Creative Suite (Premiere, After Effects, etc.)

3DS Max

Adobe Photoshop

Adobe Illustrator

Responsibilities

Working with Creative Directors to design and build compelling high-quality animations

Utilizing conceptual and design skills to bring ideas to life

Shaping the details of motion projects by providing cutting edge techniques and 

Technologies

Creation of storyboards and all animated creative**

Coordinating with programmers on integrating functions and objects into visual designs

Managing deadlines and executing on-time and on-task

Staying current with production tool and technology advancements

Training Motion Designers in production best practices

QA and review of final output and source files

Qualifications

Ability to work independently as well as collaboratively in a team environment

Must have demo reel with breakdown and an explanation of your project involvement

Minimum 5 years of professional experience with motion graphics, typography, design,

and 2D/3D animation

Must have good design, layout, and organizational skills

Ability to work in a fast paced, deadline driven team environment.

Familiar with HD, 2K, UHD, vertical HD and other various resolutions, frame rates,

aspect ratios, and various other formats

Vast knowledge of full animation phases and timelines



 

While performing the duties of this job, you'll frequently be sitting at and using a computer. You might occasionally need to stand, walk, reach, and lift up to 10 pounds. We'll make reasonable accommodations for associates with disabilities to help them succeed in performing this job's essential functions.

The company is an Equal Opportunity Employer. All qualified applicants will be afforded equal employment opportunities without discrimination because of race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, disability, genetics or any other protected characteristics.