Project Manager

Location Kansas City, MO (Hybrid)
Starts End of January
Duration Direct-Hire
Status Direct-Hire
Rate $55,000K; Annually + full benefits
Our agency client is seeking a Project Manager with up to 2 years of experience to join their team in a Direct-Hire role.

The Project Manager manages the workflow and execution of jobs that come into the agency to include creative, content and public relations, from conception through delivery. They are responsible for developing work plans, timelines, campaign schedules and resource allocation. The Project Manager will work to define the right resources/talent for projects, document requirements and work to eliminate roadblocks so project deadlines can be met. They work closely with members from the digital and channel project management teams and the account service department to ensure the project is progressing on-time and within scope.

Project Manager Responsibilities:
-Understands project objectives and scope, including budgetary and resource considerations.
-Independently manages projects from accounts assigned by the project management lead.
-Communicates project objectives and success criteria across project teams in a clear and concise manner.
-Builds out a timeline and project schedule (workplan) from inception (kickoffs) to internal reviews and through to completion and delivery of projects/campaigns.
-Manages and communicates timing, and changes in timing, to project owners using daily schedules, status reports, timelines, daily check ins, weekly status meetings
- Creates and maintains project information in project management systems.
-Tracks project progress to key milestones, recognizes and manages risks and issues and escalates projects appropriately and effectively.
-Tracks project scope. Notifies the project management lead that a scope has changed or if it is expected to exceed the desired outcome.
-Seeks ongoing self-development by staying up to date on project management methodologies and best practices.

Project Manager Requirements:
- PM software experience: WRIKE experience a PLUS
- Excel & Google Doc experience

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