Senior Project Manager (agency exp)

Location New York, NY (Hybrid)
Starts May 2022
Duration Ongoing, open ended
Status Freelance
Rate DOE
Our client, a well known insurance company, is looking for a Senior Project Manager to join their internal agency team on an ongoing, open ended freelance basis.

Please note, this role is remote, but may require occasional onsite meetings in Manhattan. You must be fully vaccinated against COVID19 in order to be considered.

In this role, the Senior Project Manager is responsible for creative project management, aligning resources to client deliverables with clear understanding of the creative timeline, agency priorities, and client needs. You'll help in guiding creative and project management teams while monitoring agency performance to optimize daily operations.
Specific responsibilities include:

- Manage agencys creative resources (e.g., full-time staff, flex staff, systems, tools)
- Work with marketing, creative, and strategy teams to understand project scope, deliverables, team needs, timelines, etc.
- Moving projects through creative process
- Work closely with campaign managers, creative leads and internal stakeholders to assess briefs, understand talent needs and match team members against projects
- Monitor team hours against budgets, understanding agency-wide demand for flex staff

Requirements for the Creative Operations Lead include:

- 7+ years of creative project management experience in an in-house agency or creative agency
- Flexible approach and ability to work in a fast-paced environment
- Working knowledge of key project management tools (e.g., Workfront, Welcome, etc)
- Strong organizational and project management skills
- Strong understanding of the end-to-end creative processes at an advertising agency, including scoping process and project management
- Excellent communication, presentation, and interpersonal skills

Submit resume (and samples if applicable) to:

About Creative Circle
Creative Circle is a recruiting agency, and we proudly match professionals with companies looking for talented team members. The above listing is for a role with one of our clients. Our connections at top companies get your resume in front of the right people and access to amazing positions that aren't posted anywhere else. If you’re a good fit for this role (or another we're currently working on), a local recruiter will reach out to schedule a screening interview. We present only the top candidates to our clients.

For Creative Circle to represent you for this opportunity, you must be currently authorized to work in the United States without the need of employer sponsorship for a non-immigrant visa.