Position Senior Project Manager
Location City of Chicago
Starts April 1st, possibly sooner
Duration 12 months, possible extension
Status Freelance
Rate Flexible and Competitive, Depending on Experience
Our CPG client is looking for a Senior Project Manager to join their team. This is an amazing time to be a part of a quickly growing company dominating a niche market.

This is an exciting opportunity for a Senior Project Manager to work alongside the Studio Director to establish the organizations process and flow for projects including brand, retail, packaging, digital and social, events and more. This client is a new brand in Chicago led by some of the strongest minds in consumer marketing and is building an in house design team.

Responsibilities of the Senior Project Manager:
-Support teams through project and workflow management
-Establish process and approvals for routing projects
-Create workflow to ensure campaigns are executed on time and stay with budget
-Manage projects from start to finish alongside creative, production and marketing/branding teams
- Troubleshoot issues and manage potential risks, communicating them to relevant parties
-Create process to avoid issues moving forward
- Update management during weekly status meetings

Requirements of the Sr. Project Manager:
- 5+ years of project management experience, preferably in an agency with a CPG client or brand
-PMP certification preferred
- Experience balancing multiple projects, timelines, deadlines, and changes
- Strong organizational, communication, and problem solving skills and knows when to escalate issues
-Highly organized and detailed oriented

Submit resume (and samples if applicable) to: cc126@jobalert.creativecircle.com