Associate Product Manager

Location Sunnyvale, CA (Temporarily remote)
Starts 12/20/2021
Duration Months
Status Freelance
Rate DOE
Our leading innovative consumer brand is seeking an Associate Product Manager to join their team. Ideally able to work onsite in Sunnyvale, CA but might be open to remote work also. This is a 1 year contract via quarterly extensions.

In this Associate Product Manager role you will:
-Sets up project file organization (including briefs, schedules, reference material, specifications, legal requirements, and archives).
- Organizes and summarizes information quickly and succinctly including multiple streams of feedback.
- Able to track project progress, responsible for schedule development, maintenance, and communication of status. Manages all project communications and documentation in a meticulous and timely way.
-Manages scheduling reviews and other project checkpoints.
- Coordinates routing and integration of layouts, copy, renderings, and production files for internal review and approval.
- Maintains deliverable lists, and distributes a weekly "hot sheet" of project notes and priorities to team members.
- Works under tight deadlines and has the flexibility to accommodate change.
-Identifies risks and dependencies in cross-functional plans, and works with lead producer to mitigate risks and handle partner expectations.
-Builds effective working relationships with core project team, Executive Assistants and peer level stakeholders
-Keeps a positive attitude and contribute to team morale during complex and challenging projects.
-Is familiar with the project business problem and proposed solution.
-Able to lead smaller projects with minimal supervision and support a lead producer on larger programs of work

The ideal Associate Producer will have:
-You have at least one to four years of experience in digital project management, preferably at a design firm, ad agency, or in-house marketing communications or creative services
department. Please note we are NOT looking for Senior Product Managers for this role.
-Experience with Excel.
-You work effectively with creative, development, and cross-functional teams.
-You build positive relationships with colleagues and business partners.
-You have an understanding of the life cycle of a web project from inception to deployment,
and you are familiar with a variety of Internet technologies.
-You work well within tight deadlines and are flexible as necessary.

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