Go back to job listings

Project Manager

Job Description

Project Manager

Position Overview

The Project Manager works with the client service team to manage all marketing communications projects for assigned clients. Involved from new business meetings and pitches through project completion, the project manager is responsible for initiating proposals and project plans, then guiding the project through development and creative. The project manager is the liaison between the client and the agency design team. An effective problem-solver on a day-to-day basis, the project manager must be adept at anticipating problems and recognizing opportunities.

The project manager position requires superior project management skills. S/he must be a conscientious team player and a good organizer. This person also demonstrates excellent verbal and written communications skills. The project manager is a creative problem solver, exhibiting initiative and a take-charge attitude.

You should be enthused by the prospect of managing a wide variety of project types, interfacing directly with clients, multi-tasking, problem-solving, brainstorming, providing keen insights, and working in a collaborative environment.

Responsibilities

  • Acts as the primary client contact for assigned projects, developing relationships with clients and working closely with them to learn their business and communication needs.
  • Works closely with all agency department staff to develop and implement strategic project plans.
  • Has a thorough understanding of the planning, creative and production processes.
  • Proactively gathers the necessary information to plan and implement each client project. 
  • Provides timely issuance of all documentation: proposals, project initiations, creative briefs, estimates, timelines, meeting summaries, and status and budget reports.
  • Manages time and financial resources to ensure client projects are on time and on budget.
  • Handles monthly billing and reconciliation of all projects for assigned clients; maintains ongoing accounting status reports for clients.
  • Maintains working knowledge of pertinent software and peripherals needed to complete work.

Requirements

  • Project management experience in an agency or in-house marketing department
  • Experience managing a wide variety of projects such as marketing strategy, branding, packaging, video, and websites.
  • Demonstrated knowledge of website design and development workflow.
  • Ability to think both creatively and strategically
  • Ability to effectively manage teams
  • Excellent writing and communication skills

Preferred

  • Bachelor's degree in business, marketing, communications, or related field
  • 3 or more years applicable professional experience
  • PMP or CAPM Certification
  • Working knowledge of Workamajig, Asana, and Google Apps

About Cull Group

Cull Group is a creative marketing and design firm founded in 1974 that emphasizes intelligent strategy throughout all we do. And we do a lot. Go-to-market strategy, branding, web development, retail packaging, point-of-purchase displays, billboards, SEO and PPC campaigns, social media, literature, video, copywriting, photography...you get the idea. There’s rarely a boring moment and it’s a great place to work if you’re curious, motivated, creative, clever, novelty-seeking, an independent thinker, self-educating, an excellent communicator, and eager to try your hand at new things.




Apply for this Position

* Required fields
First name*
Last name*
Email address*
Location *
Phone number*
Resume*

Attach resume as .pdf, .doc, .docx, .odt, .txt, or .rtf (limit 5MB) or paste resume

Paste your resume here or attach resume file

Cover Letter*
LinkedInLinkedIn profile URL:
Desired salary*
Have you ever been convicted of a felony?*
If “Yes”, you have been convicted of a felony, please explain the circumstances around the conviction:
In 150 characters or fewer, tell us what makes you unique. Try to be creative and say something that will catch our eye!*
Please describe your ideal job.*
What is your 5 year goal?*
What else would you like us to know?*
Human Check*