Project Manager - Motion + Digital + Print - WFH during Covid-19

Starts August 9th
Duration 6 months
Status Freelance
Rate Up to $38/hour DOE
Our client is looking for a Project Manager Motion + Digital + Print to join their team for 6 months.

In this role you will be managing the brief process with clients, providing direction to creatives and managing the end to end production process.

What you'll be doing as the Project Manager in this role:
- Overseeing and actively participating in the creation of the critical paths – detailing functional duties within the Print or Digital Production area.
- Overseeing management/execution of projects in accordance with client's project management discipline.
- Participating in the creative concept development and storyboard review with studio members (Art Director, copywriter, digital animation specialists, graphic designers) prior to presentation with internal business partners.
- Selecting appropriate vendors for procurement of commercial print production.
- Soliciting competitive quotes for each project.
- Selecting vendors based on commonly accepted sourcing policies (cost, capacity and capability).
- Sourcing images and or music assets.
- Attending production approvals as required for press, bindery and finishing, video or audio recordings.
- Uploading final files into management tool for production purposes and transfer to selected suppliers. .
- Working closely with agency partners providing input in the creative development from a production perspective.
- Reviewing post project analysis with project teams, recommending improvements and opportunities for future programs.
- Facilitating approvals from key stakeholders, managing the number of revisions required to deliver final copy/creative.
- Ensuring projects are on time, error free and that the final creative is aligned to brand, strategic and business objectives

Skills and Experience:
- 7+ years of experience as Project Manager, Production Manager or similar role.
- Solid understanding of both the digital and print production process from brief to final delivery of assets.
- Ideal candidate has agency experience.
- Client facing - comfortable reviewing briefs, seeking approvals etc.

Submit resume (and samples if applicable) to:

About Creative Circle
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