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Associate Director, Project Management

Zenith Atlanta, GA
  • Expired: September 13, 2019. Applications are no longer accepted.

Associate Director, Project Management

 

Digitas is a highly-caffeinated playground where brilliant minds come together to bring bold, award-winning ideas to life.

 

Our Project Management team enables and executes great work in the smartest way possible.  We are passionate about transforming ideas into results as we constantly negotiate, organize and understand the ever-changing landscape of digital marketing and technology.

 

To help with this, we're looking for an outstanding Associate Director in Project Management - a digital producer with a passion for using collaboration, the creative process and emerging technologies to produce world-class interactive experiences for our clients. You'll help create dynamic digital experiences and integrated campaigns for Fortune 500 clients. Our project work includes experience design and development, digital and social media campaigns, digital partnership activations and promotions, eCommerce and CMS implementations, CRM programs and branded content. As an Associate Director, you will not only help develop and execute the plans that allow our teams to create exciting work, but will also supervise a team of project managers and oversee large programs of work. To succeed, you will need to be a creative advocate, strive to be proactive, have a passion for technology, maintain a deep project management toolkit and exercise excellent communication skills. Sound like you? Read on.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

What you'll do - As an Associate Director on the Project Management team, you will:

       Guide large teams in process development, financial management (at a program level) and scoping of work

       Define and adjust processes to meet project/business needs and look for ways to improve processes while coaching teams to do the same

       Oversee annual account planning in regards to holistic team structure and scoping process

       Collaborate with senior management and cross-functional leads on complex projects and strategic assignments

       Lead client discussions on project plans to ensure client understands project flow and due dates needed in order to meet end goals

       Participate in new business RFI or RFP requests when necessary

       Contribute to capability model definition and management

       Demonstrate strong written and oral presentation skills

       Develop and articulate compelling decks and lead trainings

       Manage multiple direct reports and set career and capability goals with them

       Enforce team compliance to high company standards and professionalism

       Participate in team and cross-capability recruiting, interviewing and staffing

       Attend training seminars and continuing education as offered

 

Day-to-day, your role includes:

       Keeping clients and internal teams moving in the same direction

       Problem-solving program and project issues; assisting teams in resolution and successfully leading large teams to develop risk mitigation plans

 

       Actively seeking out ways to improve team and client communication and developing processes that lead to more effective collaboration

       Demonstrating the ability to deliver constructive feedback while outlining and facilitating development plans where needed

       Experiencing something new every day

 

We're looking for strong, impactful work experience, which typically includes:

       A four-year degree

       6-8 years of Project Management, Marketing or related experience

       Mastery of mid to large-level projects and programs

       PMP and/or CSM Certification (or desire to get this)

       Working knowledge of enterprise tools (JIRA, MS Project, Excel, PowerPoint, Slack, Trello)

 

You are the right person if you:

       Demonstrate grit and extreme ownership

       Exude positivity

       Aren't afraid to share your ideas

       Meet problems head-on and view them as opportunities

       Are self-reliant and motivated

       Communicate fearlessly

Got what it takes? We'd love to hear from you.

Digitas is an equal opportunity employer.

Zenith

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Atlanta, GA
30313 USA