Project Manager

 ForwardPMX ( View website )
 June 9, 2021
 Remote, US
ForwardPMX is a global brand performance agency, home to 1,000 experts across 25 offices and 15 countries around the world. We create award-winning data, technology and media solutions that deliver breakthrough results and fuel growth to our clients’ businesses. We strive to be the best destination for the industry’s top global talent, creating an inspired, collaborative workplace culture that enables smarter problem solving and more focus on innovation.  
 
ForwardPMX is looking for a Project Manager to work closely with our Stratgey and Data Management teams.  The ideal candidate will have a strong foundation in Marketing, Management Consulting, or Technology.  You will work directly with all ForwardPMX business lines (Strategy, Research, Media Teams, Analytics and Technology) and sister companies.  The primary role of the Project Manager will provide leadership and support to ensure that the business and delivery goals of the engagement are met and consistently exceed client expectations.  

Responsibilities:

  • Facilitate the definition of project goals, objectives and define scope
  • Define project tasks and develop project plans, schedules, risk assessments, and communication using the tools that reflect the scope of work, client expectations and line of businesses
  • Schedule and facilitate meeting agendas, objectives, details, status, meeting notes and follow-ups
  • Execute project plans by managing and overseeing resource assignments, managing scope, and assisting with defining technical solutions and directions
  • Develops resource plans by working with business leaders to ensure appropriate resources are in place and available
  • Provide direction and support to project team, while identifying and mitigating risks  
  • Proactively adjusts budgets and resources, while identifying opportunities to adjust processes for efficiencies. Engaging the appropriate stake holders prior to making any major changes  
  • Execute project plans by managing and overseeing resource assignments, managing scope, facilitating meetings, and assisting with defining technical solutions and directions
  • Requirements:

  • Previous experience working successfully as a Project Manager at an agency or digital marketing firm 
  • 5-7 years’ experience in Project Management; PMP Certification preferred 
  • Familiarity with Agile project management techniques
  • Knowledge of project management techniques and tools 
  • Direct work experience in project management capacity 
  • Adept at handling multiple complex work streams and tasks 
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills 
  • Excellent organizational and time management skills 
  • Attention to detail and the ability to focus under pressure 
  • The ability to organize, direct, and motivate a team 
  • The ability to identify roadblocks and break down barriers quickly 
  • Be able to work with various groups to resolve conflicts in a fast-paced environment. 
  • Ability to deal with ambiguity  
  • Self-starter with drive towards excellence
  • Strong interpersonal, analytical, problem solving, negotiating, influencing, facilitation, prioritization, decision making, and conflict resolution skills
  • At ForwardPMX, we believe every career is as unique as the individual and empower employees to reach their full potential in a winning culture motivated by a powerful purpose.
     
    ForwardPMX is an advocate for equal opportunity in the workplace. We are committed to ensuring equal opportunities regardless of race, color, religion, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, age, citizenship, marital status, gender identity, status as a protected veteran, among other things, or status as a qualified individual with disability. We also consider qualified applicants regardless of criminal histories, consistent with legal requirements. If you have a disability or special need that requires accommodation, please let us know. EEO Employer M/F/Vet/Disabled.