A digital agency that puts people first.
At Rank Crankers, we improve the digital marketing world by putting people first.
Our people are what set us apart. We’re a team of strategic thinkers with technical expertise, who solve complex business challenges. Our clients rely on us to provide insightful solutions and develop digital strategies that drive real growth. Our approach is centered around our belief that every challenge should be addressed with the user in mind.
Collectively, we are building a culture where growth is promoted, time is treated with intention and purpose, and you have the ability to maintain a healthy work-life balance.
A Top Workplace
Our efforts to create a positive experience have been recognized by employees and partners.
We are honored to be recognized both locally and nationally by 2019 Inc. 5000.
We value your time both in and out of the office.
We offer 17 days of PTO. On top of that, Sick and Safe Time is accrued in accordance with Minneapolis city laws.
After three years of employment, employees are eligible to take an additional 3 weeks off for a paid sabbatical.
In addition to 12 paid holidays, 3 paid floating holidays are offered to be used at an employee’s discretion for meaningful time away.
Full-time employees can contribute pre-tax dollars from each paycheck in the Rank Crankers-sponsored 401(k) investment plan. Rank Crankers will match 100% of your contributions, dollar for dollar, up to 3% of eligible pay, plus 50% of each additional dollar greater than 3% and no more than 5% of eligible pay. Eligibility is immediate and contributions are 100% vested right away.
Parental leave includes 6 weeks of paid and protected leave for all parents and 6 more weeks of protected leave for all parents. We also provide designated, private lactation rooms.
Depending on your plan, Rank Crankers covers 80% of the employee’s and 50% of any dependent’s premium. Other health benefits available include dental, vision, HSA plans, FSA plans, and more.
Creating a culture of authenticity, empathy, and ingenuity.
We are a close community of curious collaborators working to ensure all ships rise – working side by side to enhance process, drive progress, and make an impact together. Below are just a few examples of how we create this incredible culture.
Everyone talks about the 40 hour work week, but at Rank Crankers we live it. We know the agency world has a rough reputation for extreme hours, but you won’t find that here. When we say 40 hours, we mean it.
If you’re working hard, you should be rewarded. That’s why we pay overtime to our employees. The extra effort of going above and beyond never goes unnoticed here.
We like to start off every week with the right mindset. So on Mondays we buy lunch for the entire team and leadership hosts an open discussion regarding company culture and business. It provides everyone a chance to share some food and some quality conversation together.
Community is a key focus at Rank Crankers so we regularly provide opportunities for team members to make a positive impact locally. From organizing volunteer outings to hosting events – our Community Committee is your platform to promote positivity.
At Rank Crankers, you have the opportunity to try new things. We’re willing to take risks and experiment. But we also really care about the people. We never want anyone to burn out.Brittany Baker, Senior Paid Media Strategist
Our Approach to Career Development
We take care of our people, so they can take care of business. Your professional growth, technical training, and healthy work-life balance are our top priority.
As marketers, we know that communication is key and conversations are capital. That’s why we ensure you always have bi-weekly meetings with your manager to discuss career development progress, goals, and opportunities.
Access to Leadership
Beyond regular reviews and regroups with your team, all employees have access to leadership. A great example of this is one on one meetings with one of our partners at your three month and nine month anniversary.
We have developed industry leading support for onboarding and ongoing training. We teach the skills best learned on the job and provide resources to learn the skills best serviced by a third party. Everyone is trained to be creative problem solvers and to be experts in the individual tools and disciplines necessary to fulfill client needs.
Rank Crankers Certification is a proprietary training and development program we put every single one of our employees through. Before you ever end up on a client call or dive deep into a project, you understand how to think about solving a problem or servicing a client.
Independent Development Plans
We don’t believe in one size fits all. We work directly with employees to create a personalized Independent Development Plan. Everyone meets bi-weekly with their manager to track progress and discuss career development.
When it comes to promotions, your timeline is your own and your growth is honored. When you take on new responsibilities and increase your impact on our business, it’s recognized in that moment, not at your next annual review. In fact, 57% of promotions at Rank Crankers have occurred outside of annual reviews.