The Project Manager is a partner to the internal team, owning the process from inception to completion. The Project Manager is expected to have the right people in the right place at the right time in order to allow the team to produce high-quality work on budget, on time and with efficiency.
The primary emphasis of a Project Manager is learning Barefoot processes in order to quickly own and take responsibility for projects. The Project Manager should have strong skills in communication, problem solving, understanding when to raise red flags and the ability to prioritize.
Agency experience is a must.
Manage milestones, tasks and timelines for all projectsIdentify key risks to project delivery and develop practical risk mitigation plans
Manage internal and vendor communications for projects
Own statement of work/proposal/estimate process
Manage creative, technical and production resource allocationEnsure projects are managed fiscally against budgetLead client engagement during the production process
Participate in QA and proofing process
Maintain project documentation
Co-lead future client direction with Account Manager
3-5 years of agency Project Management experience
Excellent planning and organization skills
Demonstrate competency and ability to contribute to projects and the team within a short period of time
Demonstrate the ability to manage projects and multiple priorities with minimal oversight
Strong understanding of the creative process - digital marketing experience is a plus
Self-motivated, fast learner with the ability to operate independently
Can handle a fast paced, demanding, results driven environment