Creative Project Manager - WFH during Covid-19

Starts ASAP after interview process
Duration 3 months, potential to extend
Status Freelance
Rate DOE
Our client, a well known and highly regarded consumer goods and pharma company, is currently seeking a freelance Creative Project Manager with proficiency in Microsoft Project and ideally Wrike to join their design studio for 3 months with potential to extend.

Please note this opportunity will start off remotely, but will eventually be back on-site.

Creative Project Manager Responsibilities:
- Communicating project status to the team, including project meeting minutes and updates, performance-to-project plan, project risks and other critical details and data as warranted
- Every project within this design studio is multidisciplinary and across digital, print, social and packaging
- Join the team and hit the ground running, there will be limited time to train so incoming proficiency with Microsoft Project and/or Wrike is imperative
- Coordinate scheduling and planning; communicating across all levels inclusive of the project team, stakeholders and external vendors
- Manage multiple projects at one time, and will coordinate research activities, including logistics, scheduling, planning and documentation (working on a portfolio of about 40 projects, 10 high priority)
- Have a strong awareness and ability to identify and solve problems, remaining proactive and communicative

Creative Project Manager Requirements:
- 3+ years of PM experience within a creative environment,working on integrated projects across all mediums
- SCRUM certification strongly preferred
- Proficiency with Microsoft Project is absolutely required
- Experience with Wrike is highly preferred
- Excellent communication skills, verbal and written
- Must have extremely strong organizational skills and a proactive and positive can do attitude
- Excellent listening skills, and ability to lead teams staying calm and resilient with ability to articulate clearly to all members involved

Submit resume (and samples if applicable) to: