Project Manager

Wilmington, DE
Client – Service Delivery
Full-time
We're looking for a Project Manager (PM) that has experience in managing all sized projects independently from inception through completion. You’ll be responsible for prioritizing, guiding, and directing department teams throughout the life cycle of various small to large sized projects.
The right candidate will be an advocate for the project team, ensuring that they are empowered and have the information needed to successfully create and deliver an excellent end product. The ability to communicate effectively is a foundational skill to the PM position. PM will need to facilitate communication amongst the project teams, with client services counterparts, on up through senior management.

As a Project Manager, you’ll independently lead diverse teams on various types of projects. Your primary responsibility will be ensuring everything stays on track, on budget, within scope, and follows internal processes. You'll leverage current project management systems to make data driven decisions around projects and provide reporting as needed.

Role and Responsibilities

    • Develop and manage project scope, budgets, and timelines
    • Monitor potential areas of concern, mitigate risk, control scope, and work toward solutions with project teams when issues arise
    • Provide project reporting and create documentation as necessary for project processes

Education and Experience

    • Candidate should possess a Bachelor's degree
    • 3-6 years of experience within an agency or similar client services oriented environment
    • 3+ years of experience managing digital-related projects preferred

Skills

    • Proven communication skills, both written and in-person
    • Proven organization skills and a focused attention to detail
    • Problem solver - have the ability to understand a problem and work toward a solution by building consensus within the project team
    • Proactively analyzing and proposing process improvements
    • Analytical, quick thinker in a fast-paced environment
    • Ability to easily work with everyone from designers to developers to content strategists, and communicate across all levels in the company
    • Ability to adjust how information is communicated to various audiences - who each process information in their own way, have different working styles, and possess unique personalities
    • Capable of leading and motivating a project team
    • Able to resolve conflicts in a mature, productive and positive manner
    • Effective resource management including collaboration with the greater PM team to optimize resource allocations across the agency
    • Proactively monitor, report and react to project scope changes, budget burn, and timeline risk

Knowledge

    • Deep understanding of digital development process and technologies
    • Knowledge of project management systems, workflow management, team resourcing