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Project Manager

Project Manager

Job ID 
2017-9708
Location 
US-NY-New York
Category 
Project Management

Description

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Title: Project Manager

 

Department/Discipline: Project Management

 

Company/Location: The CDM Group, New York

 

Overview: The Project Manager is responsible for managing projects with varying levels of complexity for assigned brands and collaborating with cross functional partners across various groups to deliver client satisfaction

 

Responsibilities:

  • Manage both simple and complex projects; escalate any/all issues in a timely fashion
  • Maintain and/or support financial health of all assigned projects by analyzing financial and burn reports in order to mitigate risks and keep projects on budget
  • Prepare/validate project scopes/plans (deliverables, schedules, budgets, assumptions, etc.)
  • Develop and maintain critical business documents related to project/plans, risk mitigation forms and change orders
  • Conduct internal and, where appropriate, client facing project status meetings in collaboration with account management to inform clients of assigned project schedules, critical milestones and critical dependencies
  • Support low complexity digital projects by coordinating deliverables from internal departments including technology and user experience
  • Support print  projects  by  coordinating  tasks  and  deliverables  from  internal departments including production, graphic services and external vendors as required
  • Participate in internal team initiatives and projects

 

Qualifications and Experience:

  • 2+ years  solid project management experience in an advertising agency with healthcare experience 
  • BA/BS degree or equivalent
  • Experience creating projects in MS Project
  • Proficiency of Microsoft Office Suite
  • Working knowledge of various interactive channels including: responsive websites, mobile, banners, iPad applications, and emails
  • Familiarity with infrastructure, process and/or System Development Life Cycle
  • (SDLC) and/or (5 D’s) and agency workflow
  • Familiarity in quality assurance process, UAT and associated documentation, test plans, test scripts
  • Proactive, critical thinker with strong communication (written, verbal, presentation) skills
  • Excellent organizational skills with attention to detail