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Technical Project Manager - Fully Remote/Off-site

Starts Within a Couple Weeks
Duration 6-9 Months, 30-40 hours/week
Status Freelance / possible Full Time
Rate Up to $35/hour
Our agency client has a HOT need for a Technical Project Manager with 3-5 experience managing complex web, mobile, tech and UX projects end-to-end, to join their team.

This is a remote opportunity, 30-40 hours per week for 6-9 months. Possibility to be converted to full-time!

Must live in St. Louis, willing to travel and stay 1-2 days every month to Cape Girardeau, MO (expenses paid)

The Technical Project Manager works with cross-functional teams to manage technical projects. You will ensure projects launch on time, budget and meet client's satisfaction. You facilitate and guide the assigned projects from start to finish; generate and manage project plans, guide them through planning, creative, development and deployment. You are liaison between client, agency creative, production resources, planners and vendors.

Technical Project Manager Requirements:
- Strong knowledge of Jira, Asana and Basecamp or similar project management platform used in software/ website development
- Client-facing Tech Project Management experience
- Organized, detail-oriented, can handle multiple projects simultaneously, and can work under strict deadlines
- Critical thinker and problem solving skills
- Strong knowledge of MS OFfice (Outlook, Word PowerPoint, Excel).
- College degree in business, communications, public relations, marketing, advertising or related

- Spearhead the timely completion of technical projects through coordinating work with a team of specialists.
- Address the needs of production workers while projects are in progress.
- Anticipate project/campaign obstacles and address them with the team in a proactive manner.
- Define, plan and schedule all assigned project aspects to satisfy project requirements, including scoping to fit within budget and schedule.
- Proactively communicate with client on status of project, detailing recommendations, risks, challenges and solutions.
- Lead regular status meetings/call with client and the internal teams while ensuring thorough communication with all stakeholders at each project stage.
- Document and update scopes of work, project plans, budgets, and functional specifications assigned projects as needed.
- Monitor project burn and work with production leads to establish plans and processes to mitigate scope creep, budget overages, and efficiency issues.
- Coordinate and manage release schedule with technology partners
- Proactively gather the necessary information to plan and implement (resource allocation, scheduling and maintaining of process) for assigned projects.
- Provide timely issuance of all documentation.
- Implement quality assurance procedures on assigned project.
- Effectively use project management and workflow tool

APR. 2021

Submit resume (and samples if applicable) to: cc254@jobalert.creativecircle.com

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