Project Manager

Location Houston, TX (Fully remote)
Starts October 2022
Duration 6+ months
Status Freelance
Rate up $35/hour
A global consulting firm is looking for a Project Manager to support their team. This is a 40/hour a week. long-term FREELANCE assignment.

The ideal Project Manager will have excellent project management and organizational skills with the ability to create estimates, define project milestones and track project elements to meet deadlines to ensure a successful event that meets organizational goals and client expectations.

The Project Manager must be able to think strategically, be committed to your team and clients, maintain a sense of urgency and work proactively across various teams to achieve goals.

Be accountable for planning, executing and deploying a portfolio of moderate to complex projects
Manage projects from conception to completion and schedule and conduct debrief meetings with the clients internal stakeholders and creative team following the project.
Serve as a liaison between the internal client and the creative teams as they plan and execute the creative, innovative and technical elements for the project
Develop and maintain relationships with senior leaders and key stakeholders.
Schedule and facilitate meetings, clearly communicating project status, updates and at-risk elements to ensure projects are aligned to objectives and strategic goals while managing expectations with clients.
Drive the process for each program, lead tactical plans, allocate resources, delegate tasks and communicate client objectives to the creative team.
Establish efficient processes, identify solutions for improvement and work with the creative managers to facilitate the implementation across project teams.

Bachelor's degree in a related discipline or equivalent training and work experience
7+ years of project management experience in the industry
5+ years of experience supporting complex projects
Strong background working with creatives and their processes
Project management certification is preferred
Comprehensive knowledge of event logistics, industry practices and trends
In-depth knowledge and breadth of experience of project management practices and tools
In-depth experience managing large-scale projects while leading team members
Executive presence with ability to present complex solutions to C-suite audiences
Excellent written and verbal communication and presentation skills
Strong consultation, facilitation, negotiation, conflict resolution and persuasion abilities
Strong organizational and analytical skills with keen attention to detail and adherence to deadlines
Ability to build and leverage relationships and exercise influence with multiple internal groups across all levels of the organization
Ability to understand project measurements, do effective process analysis, report quality results and work with operations to drive improvements
Skilled at conducting research and identifying problems and solutions
Strong leadership skills with the ability to effectively motivate teams and manage multiple tasks in a fast-paced environment
Demonstrated business acumen and strategic thinking skills

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