Lead Project Manager

Location Raleigh, NC (Fully remote)
Starts Within a Couple Weeks
Duration Full-Time
Status Full-Time
Rate Around $90,000/year depending on experience
Calling all Project Managers with experience managing a team in an agency setting. Our agency client who supports Higher Education partners is looking for a Lead Project Manager to join their team in a direct hire capacity.

This is a fully remote, full time position joining a large project management agency team. It's an exciting opportunity for anyone seeking to join an established practice and manage/mentor more junior project team members.

This Lead Project Manager will be responsible for:
- Managing and mentoring 2-4 project managers and coordinators
- Tracking financial KPIs
- Budget management
- Managing the planning, scheduling, documentation, resourcing and workflow for a wide range of marketing projects simultaneously
- Distilling complex client project requests into clear and actionable project plans using project management software to build out schedules, tasks, due dates and assignments
- Helping prioritize projects and deliverables across assigned Group
- Fueling inter-departmental relationships and liaise between account leadership, media, creative, technology and other functions.
- Working with finance to ensure accurate and timely billing
- Evaluating processes and look for areas of improvement

Lead Project Manager Required Qualifications:
- Experience managing a team
- Highly organized
- Experience using a project management tracking tool
- Around 7+ years of experience in a project management role
- Agency experience
- Bachelors degree
- Experience managing budgets and tracking financial KPIs

Benefits/Perks:
- Generous PTO
- Office is close for 1 week in December leading up to New Years
- Mental health days
- Retirement plan matches
- Discretionary bonuses
- Strong focus on professional development

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Submit resume (and samples if applicable) to: Trevor.Wood@jobalert.creativecircle.com


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