Position Fulltime Project Manager
Location South Kansas City
Starts Next Month
Duration Full Time
Status Full Time
Rate $60,000-$75,000/yr Salary
Our client, a national pharmaceutical advertising agency in Overland Park, KS, needs a Project Manager to join their Account team.

This Project Manager will be responsible for overseeing digital projects from concept to execution. This will include developing project requirements and working with internal teams to complete projects in adherence to a timeline, scope, budget and client expectations.

Responsibilities:
• Leads projects from requirements definition through deployment with supervision, identifies project schedule, budget estimation, project implementation plan including risk mitigation with supervision from senior staff
• Defines resources, project deliverables and milestones for project implementation with supervision from senior staff
• Works with internal project teams, reviews project reports, identifies and addresses project issues by facilitating decision making within the project team to ensure project stays within project objectives (in terms of time, scope, budget)
• Reports on project status and other important aspects to team members and senior staff
• Responsible for maintaining adequate technical and project documentation
• Assists in managing client IT and third party vendors by communicating expectations, providing feedback, and managing conflicts impacting the project.
• Assists account staff in identifying new business opportunities and development of strategy and RFPs
• Supports senior staff as needed on project needs

Qualifications:
• 3 years of project management or account service experience
• Knowledge of technologies used in web and mobile application development including user interface, SEO, analytics, eCRM
• Understanding of software development lifecycle and PM best practices
• Understanding of Agile and Waterfall processes
• Ability to effectively communicate verbally and in writing technical aspects to people with various backgrounds and management levels
• Ability to lead large group meetings / brainstorming sessions and build consensus with minimal supervision
• Ability to function at both the detail and conceptual levels
• Ability to manage time and resources and juggle competing deadlines effectively
• Strong analytical skills and innovative problem solving skills
• Strong work ethic, professional attitude, and a desire to excel
• Proficiency with MS Project and MS Office suite

Submit resume (and samples if applicable) to: cc168@jobalert.creativecircle.com