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Digital Project Manager

Company name
The Creative Group

Location
Los Angeles, CA

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00320-0010490761

Classification:

Project Leader/Manager

Compensation:

DOE

We are working with an award winning, full-service integrated marketing agency located in London (UK), Melbourne (Australia) and Los Angeles (Hollywood). They have a diverse client base across film, entertainment, TV, consumer entertainment and FMCG. This is an exciting opportunity for a Senior Digital Project Manager in the LA office, this position will report into the Account Directors. The focus will be to manage multiple creative projects – predominantly digital/social content - for the agencies clients. Ultimately, effective project management in this role will ensure that pace pressure is mitigated across all parts of the business. You will be a hands-on team player, the go-to person for the creative team and clients. The Senior Digital Project Manager will be partnered with a senior member of the team to broaden their knowledge base and will be provided with development opportunities to advance their career. Whille standard working hours are 8.30am to 4.30pm, you will work closely with the London office, and depending on project lifecycles, you may be required to adjust working hours accordingly. RESPONSIBILITIES: Project Management: Manage workflow across between the LA office and the London office by developing project plans and timeline schedules, flagging potential bottleneck in advance Track, monitor and communicate to LA Account Directors on project progress and ensure, where appropriate, this information is communicated to clients Ensure all deliverables are on brief, quality assured and on time Develop strong working relationships with internal creative teams to deliver project plans and timeline schedules Ensure internal resources are used efficiently and to the maximum Manage day to day changing requirements of multiple projects, understand briefs, ask the right questions, and make key decisions on technical and budgetary issues, re-prioritizing when required to ensure deadlines are met Work on a day to day basis with internal facing London counterparts to ensure all project needs are met and communicated, whilst being respectful of other stakeholders roles and responsibilities Coordination of contracts, licensing and vendor costs Ensure all Asset Delivery specs are identified in advance and test/quality assure all delivery packages before sending Ensure that all creative assets meet legal, brand and creative standards before entering production Manage profitability across projects, in line with agreed profit targets Follow existing processes and improving internal processes with fresh ideas Assist Account Directors with scoping of projects eg. RFPs, SOWs, deliverables, schedule, budget, estimates etc Ensure project processes are followed and all documentation is up to date and appropriately filed eg. onboarding binder, server folder structure, pipeline, resource allocation, trackers, video library, spec sheets, estimate tracking sheets etc Flag over burn or notable budget issues (or opportunities) to Account Directors at first opportunity by tracking client and studio trends impacting profit margins Client Management: Build maintain existing client relationships, with an ability to identify new business within an account Contribute and participate in client pitches when required Report back to clients on a day to day basis, gaining approvals, ensure all deliverables are on target and on track for delivery, keeping the client informed at all stages, negotiating changes when required Liaise with clients to gather all pre-production requirements Other: Onboarding, mentoring and training junior team members Manage Vendor/Freelancer relationships and budgets as required

Job Requirements

Bachelors degree in Business, Marketing, Communications, Computer Science, or related field preferred Proficiency in Word, Excel, Power Point and Outlook with an observational knowledge of InDesign, Photoshop, AfterEffects and HTML5 Demonstrable experience in managing multiple projects in a creative agency, using project management tools A meticulous eye for detail, holds and maintains high standards Ability ask the right questions and get clarification to do the job right Commercially astute and an entrepreneurial spirit who can spot an opportunity to further develop client relationships, provide new solutions to problems to increase the size of the business An ability to handle and prioritize large volumes of work on short deadlines Ability to work under own initiative with a truly collaborative spirit with ambitions to become a team leader Strong understanding across marketing creative disciplines, design, AV or digital (ideally all 3) Comfortable with juggling a high volume of projects and priorities in a fast paced environment Excellent clear communicator, unflappable, persuasive, problem solver with organizational and problem-solving skills

At TCG, we're committed to you from the moment you sign up. We won't make you work a certain number of hours or fill out piles of paperwork before we commit to you and your professional future. We believe it's important to spend time with you from the beginning in order to assess your skills, determine your strengths and figure out the type of work you want to do. Our trained staffing professionals understand that you have a real passion for your work and do their best to find opportunities that are the best fit for you. And we don't stop there. We're also available to help with your career questions, provide tips on improving your portfolio and acing interviews, and more. Plus, as one of our registered candidates, you'll have access to thousands of online training courses and books – and of course, everything is free and available when you need it.

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Company info

The Creative Group
Website : http://www.creativegroup.com

Company Profile
The Creative Group, a division of specialized staffing leader Robert Half International Inc., focuses on placing freelance professionals in the creative, advertising, marketing, web and public relations fields. As companies develop short- and long-term strategies for building visibility in an increasingly competitive marketplace, they require immediate access to specialized freelancers. They turn to The Creative Group when supplementing their in-house creative and communications teams with consultants who possess expertise in a range of areas, including Internet design, direct marketing, e-marketing and media relations.

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