Project Manager - Account Manager

Job Number: 101718

Project Manager - Account Manager

Job Number: 101718    Updated on: 5/10/2021

Overview: Collaborate with a creative team on creative web projects to promote a global leader in tech hardware, software, and services

Location: Round Rock, TX 78664 with significant remote work

Compensation: $30/hr (63k/yr)

Hours/Duration: Full-time schedule, originally budgeted for 9 months with possible ongoing employment

Liaison Creative + Marketing is hiring a Project Manager / Account Manager to join our team supporting our high tech corporate client, a global leader in enterprise technology. This position is part of our client's in-house creative team, structured like an advertising agency, supporting web projects. You'll own the day-to-day contact for assigned creative projects, managing the end-to-end creative development process from creative brief through completion across multiple projects. The initial full-time assignment pays $30/hr (63k/yr) is 9 months with likelihood of ongoing employment. This position is remote for the near future but will eventually be onsite in Round Rock at the client's global headquarters, while still allowing significant remote work.

  • Manage projects ranging from website designs to digital product launch deliverables to videos
  • You'll collaborate with clients, creative and production teams and serve a critical role in defining project scope, timelines, and budget parameters, and the central point of contact for all project questions
  • Define project schedules and estimates with input from discipline leads and with oversight from a Senior Account Manager
  • Assess project scope with clients to ensure alignment on a clear, defined deliverables list
  • Drive projects forward and tracks progress through clear and accurate communication
  • Set clear expectations and holds all stakeholders accountable through project scope documentation including project plans, status meetings & reports, meeting notes, and change requests
  • Initiate and manage Agency Q&As and internal creative reviews
  • Proactively predict and remove roadblocks that may delay a project timeline
  • Inform and brief all stakeholders on the timeline and deliverables, and drives the project schedule forward ensuring that both internal and external milestones are met
  • Enable knowledge-sharing and quality assurance throughout the project life-cycle
  • Develop and maintains positive, effective relationships with both clients and internal team members
  • Collaborate with photo and video producers on production process and timing
  • Drive on-time, clear, consolidated feedback from the client
  • Manage the project completion process, verifying and validating all deliverables and documentation prior to release, and working with downstream teams to ensure a 100% accurate handover

How to be a top candidate for this job:

  • 3-5 years Advertising Agency account management or project management experience
  • Experience managing digital marketing deliverables
  • Client management experience
  • Bachelor's Degree
  • This position is remote for the near future but will eventually be onsite in Round Rock. If you are applying from outside the Austin / Round Rock area, be sure to indicate your date specific unconditional relocation plans in the "How does this opportunity fit you"? section of your application. We are not presently considering non-local candidates whose relocation is conditional on a job offer

Skills:

  • Able to work efficiently with both local and remote team members Knowledge of project management methodology and comfortable using project management tools (e.g. Basecamp, Clarizen, MS Project)
  • Professional, positive, flexible, and able to oversee a high volume of work in a fast-paced creative environment

Benefits:

  • Most benefits are available after 30 days
  • Full employee benefits package includes 100% Liaison-paid medical and dental insurance
  • Paid vacation/sick and holiday leave
  • Short- and long-term disability insurance
  • Paid group term life insurance
  • Optional supplemental insurance and life coverage
  • Pet Insurance available
  • Those enrolled in our medical plan get free enrollment in our Wellness Program and Employee Assistance Program

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Employee Benefits

  • Employer paid health insurance (medical and dental)
  • Paid time off (vacation, sick, holiday)
  • Wellness and Employee Assistance Programs
  • 401(k) Retirement plan with matching and financial planning

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