Director, Project Manager

Location Overland Park, KS (Fully remote)
Starts December 2021
Duration Direct Hire
Status Direct Hire
Rate $150,000K; Annually + Benefits
Our Agency client has a HOT need for a Director, Project Manager with 7+ years of Agency or in-house creative/marketing team experience to join a growing team in a Direct-Hire Position starting in December!

Director, Project Manager is a frontline manager for the project management team, supervising a staff that is responsible for managing projects that align with a specific program. Their primary role is in a strategic program management capacity, managing the project pipeline for a client or large brand. Associate Directors are well-versed in all project delivery processes for technology and strategy projects and in PMO standards. This role is essential to the agency because Associate Directors are responsible for the growth and development of their team and accountable for successful delivery of projects within that team.

Director, Project Manager Responsibilities include:
- Deliver and manage technical and strategic project/programs
- Program and client-level staffing plans
- Program and client reporting: health, status, risks, and key program milestones
- Ensure the onboarding plan is defined and implemented
- Responsible for billability of project management team
- Manager performance evaluations and goal setting
- Collaborate with portfolio team on client road map and improvement plans
- Develop direct reports and serve in a coaching and mentoring role across the team
- Enforce process adherence and actively manage resistance
- Manage team level goals and objectives to ensure successful outcomes across clients and projects

Director, Project Manager Requirements:
Education: Bachelor's degree or equivalent education plus professional experience required
- Delivery and management of technical and strategic projects and programs
- Program management knowledge and experience
- Expert knowledge about how to execute all project types
- Strong ability to pitch work and develop high-risk or complex estimates and timelines in a short timeframe with limited information (as delegated)


NOV. 2021

Submit resume (and samples if applicable) to: jackie.kuhl@jobalert.creativecircle.com


About Creative Circle
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