Marketing Project Manager
Job Description Novak Birch seeks a web-savvy project manager to join our marketing agency, managing clients across diverse industries and working with our creative team to develop marketing solutions that get results. The project manager will manage projects ranging from logo redesigns and print collateral to interactive videos and environmental displays. The ideal candidate will have some experience with website projects—for instance, managing website redesigns and familiarity with web development workflow/processes and content management systems (CMSes). Responsibilities In this role, you'll be responsible for: Serving as the lead client contact and liaison between clients and our internal creative team—communicating project goals, deliverables, and schedules to ensure that we meet or exceed client expectations and that all materials are completed on time and within budget. Initiating, defining, and leading the planning and execution of a diverse range of projects, ranging from print publications to web/digital/online and trade show exhibits and events. You'll manage the team's execution of all aspects of each of your projects, including strategic planning; branding; graphic and interactive design; copywriting and messaging; web design and development; production, etc. Writing project estimates, scopes of work, creative briefs, and schedules. Providing feedback on creative concepts, layouts, and copy with the client's goals in mind. Required Qualifications A bachelor's degree in marketing, advertising, or a related field. At least five years of agency or marketing department experience, preferably in project management. At least some familiarity with web development workflow/processes and best practices. The ability to propose cost-effective, fresh ideas that work within a range of client budgets and timelines. Articulate and detail-oriented, with strong written and verbal communication skills. Experience leading creative and/or technical teams. Excellent organizational and time management skills. Motivated self-starter who can juggle many responsibilities to ensure that deliverables are on time and within budget. A team player who thrives in a collaborative environment. Proficiency in Microsoft Word, PowerPoint, and Excel, at a minimum. Preferred Qualifications Experience managing website redesign projects. Experience in graphic design or event planning. Loves dogs (kidding…well, kind of). Candidates should be prepared to talk about specific projects they've managed, how they met the client's goals, and how they handled challenges. This is a salaried position. Novak Birch offers a generous benefits package to its employees, including health insurance coverage, paid holidays, paid vacation/sick days, profit sharing, and 401K. Interested? Upload your resume, salary requirements, and a cover letter telling us why you're the perfect candidate. Please use the subject line “Project Manager” followed by your name. No calls, please.