Creative Project Manager, Video

Location Brooklyn, NY (WFH flexible)
Starts ASAP after interviews
Duration Full-Time
Status Full-Time
Rate DOE
Our client, an award winning boutique agency specializing in video-based campaigns, is seeking a Creative Project Manager to join their team full time.

This opportunity is mostly remote with occasional onsite visits in Industry City, Brooklyn, so candidates must be local to NYC area.

Creative Project Manager Responsibilities:
- Will join a creative team of about 8, as the first official project manager and work to overall improve efficiencies and processes by implementing the use of a PM Software for the team
- Help to take some of the PM responsibilities off of the creatives, and work cross functionally with the account and production teams as needed
- Responsible for planning and tracking creative projects, managing and allocating resources and carrying projects from kick-off until handing off to post-production
- Manage priorities - intercepting distractions that could take the creative team off track
- Manage internal project schedules, track and ensure all deliverables are met and regularly communicate status with team members inside and outside of creative
- Play a leading role in the creative process of all projects with the accounts team ensuring the teams adherence to project timelines and deliverables. You will also maintain an awareness of each project scope and budget to help the Accounts and Production teams ensure they are kept on track
- Facilitate meetings with collaborators and circulate actionable notes

Creative Project Manager Requirements:
- 5+ years of project management ideally coming from a staff agency role
- Experience working with Project Management software (Asana, Threads, etc.) and ability to implement from scratch
- Experience working closely with or managing a creative team with video production assets
- Familiar with creative principles and language, creative processes, and production needs
- Passionate about facilitating creative work around concepting, storyboarding, casting and shoots for both still and video
- Confident managing projects in a constantly evolving environment
- Excellent ability to foster, build and manage relationships with creative and accounts teams
- Have the skill and experience to integrate yourself into the team quickly and assess issues that serve as barriers to the team operating at maximum effectiveness
- Crafty and creative you look for creative solutions and dont hesitate to get scrappy when appropriate
- You thrive on direct, honest, and supportive communication
- You are always thinking about how to help the teammates around you excel, improve processes and create the most efficient workflows

This is a full time position within a growing agency that provides fantastic benefits including: unlimited vacation, Incentivized annual bonus plan and a sabbatical after 5 years of employment!

Submit resume (and samples if applicable) to: Jennifer.Scott@jobalert.creativecircle.com


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