The Project Manager will oversee day-to-day functions of the Brief Media Brand Development team. The ideal candidate is always five steps ahead of everyone else and can effectively manage the day-to-day movement of multiple projects and brands across multiple team members and deadlines.
This individual is responsible for developing timelines and project plans and ensuring tasks stay on schedule. This includes weekly scheduling of projects, daily management of tasks, and detailed organization of department files.
Consistent attention to detail with all deliverables and timelines is expected, and this individual must communicate with stakeholders, vendors, and internal departments in a professional and timely fashion. To succeed in this role, it is crucial to develop an in-depth knowledge of all Brief Media brands, to become fluent in all necessary software programs and functions, and to proactively seek to improve processes and provide solutions.
This individual must be comfortable working in a fast-paced, creative environment and possesses a strong ability to multitask, prioritize, and handle multiple projects concurrently with a sharp attention to detail and a passion for the team’s success.
Organize marketing projects for internal brands and prioritize work daily while tracking timelines
Diligently map out project timelines, reviews, and execution of marketing initiatives
Act as a liaison between sales and brand development, whether for internal collateral or deliverables for a client project
Ensure all deliverables meet requirements and function as desired for both Brief Media brands and client projects
Support Marketing Manager on marketing plans and timelines
Set priorities and schedules for design projects based on input from other teams
Facilitate the definition of project scope, goals, and deliverables for all projects
Collaborate with internal departments to make sure processes are in place that create efficiency with the Brand Development team
Protect the team and facilitate conversations between stakeholders and individuals executing the project
Organize and take notes for the team’s weekly marketing review meeting, including sending the agenda, prepping all deliverables to be reviewed, and facilitating meeting technology
Attend meetings and conferences, as needed
Exhibit leadership and capacity to effectively work with team members to meet project deadlines
Bachelor’s degree, background in project management is a plus
Capable of developing and executing a project from start to finish
Creative problem-solving skills with ability to find efficient and elegant solutions
Tech savvy, with exceptional writing, analytical, and oral communication skills
Highly motivated and organized and able to multitask and work under tight deadlines
Ability to handle and manage multiple projects over multiple brands, prioritizing tasks for multiple people
Perform extremely well under pressure and time constraints
Collaborate well with different types of personalities
Excellent customer service skills
Demonstrate high attention to detail (background in quality assurance is a plus)
Familiarity with a content management system, knowledge of HTML is a plus
Proficient in Microsoft Word, Excel, Powerpoint, and Google Drive products
Proficient in a project management software system
Familiarity with Adobe CS and working with design files
Ability to facilitate meetings effectively and efficiently
First and foremost, Brief Media is a team comprised of individuals who value, embrace, and treasure pets. They cognitively see the world as a better place when animals are in it and recognize the human–animal bond as one that provides immeasurable benefits to people and pets alike.
PASSION: We have passion for WHAT we do because we unequivocally believe in the WHY. Our people are energetic and spirited, with fire in their souls.
DO THE RIGHT THING: With strong moral compasses to guide them, our team chooses to do what’s right for the profession, for the company, for our clients, for each other, and for themselves—even when no one is watching.
IMPROVING, ALWAYS: We believe in challenging conventional thinking in order to make it better. Our team strives for transformative innovation: every product, every process, every person, every day.
GO THE EXTRA MILE: Our best quality and effort isn’t what comes easy. It is that which requires drive, commitment, sheer inertia, and then, just a little bit more.
HUMILITY: We are a check-your-ego-at-the-door organization where each and every person’s opinion and perspective matters. We listen. To our audience. To our authors. To our clients. To each other.
TEAMWORK: We are one team with one purpose, one vision, one focus, one goal.