Digital Project Manager
Job Details
Experienced
Two Rivers Marketing - Des Moines, IA
Full Time
4 Year Degree
Description

The digital project manager works hand-in-hand with the creative, strategy, and account services teams at 2RM to define implementation solutions for our clients, including the responsibilities noted below. The ideal candidate thrives on taking a project from planning through launch, and on-going optimization, working collaboratively as part of a cross-functional team, helping manage the creation of exceptional user experiences.

 

Responsibilities:

  • Project planning, including the development of project plans and work process breakdown, identifying critical milestones, task dependencies and key collaboration points.

  • Manage project execution, including working with team members to ensure they have all the information and assets needed to complete their work, removing barriers and addressing issues as they arise.

  • Communicate project progress and needs to account service, customer and management stakeholders.

  • Collect and document project requirements and communicate task details, deadlines and next steps.

  • Monitor project progress, including project budgets, deliverables and timelines, checking in with team members to ensure the project is proceeding as planned.

  • Define work activities, establish milestones and manage project workflow, ensuring deadlines are met, and work is completed in an efficient manner.

  • Review work in progress and collaborate with internal and external customers to ensure work product meets expectations.

  • Serve as liaison between digital services and other functional areas within the agency, facilitating team collaboration and communication.

  • Assist in project scoping and planning activities, leading where appropriate

  • Manage multiple projects ranging in size and scope, and prioritize team efforts as needed to ensure overall quality and timeliness of work.

  • Work within website content management systems, supporting content entry for website launches and on-going maintenance.

  • Conduct quality assurance testing, working with project team members to define and execute test scenarios.

  • Collaborate as part of an integrated, cross-functional team, leading where appropriate

  • Participate in industry events, and be engaged in the interactive / marketing community

  • Forecast workload for assigned projects, and monitor project budgets and timelines

Qualifications
  • Strong understanding of project management principles

  • Solid experience executing digital projects within a wide range of scope and budgets

  • Understanding of the principles and application of Responsive Web Design (RWD)

  • Strong awareness of digital/interactive development technologies in general

  • Solid understanding of the principles and application of user experience (UX) design, usability, and interactive best practices 

  • Must be detail oriented, possess strong communication skills and work easily with resources at all levels

  • Experience working with content management systems (CMS) and email platforms is a plus

  • Basic working knowledge of HTML and its foundations is a plus

  • Defect management and tracking

  • Work successfully in a fast-paced, highly collaborative environment

  • Understand and advocate industry best practices and the reasons for using them.

  • Continue to advance understanding of new technologies and best practices.

  • Results-oriented, with ability to accomplish project and team goals

  • Ability to work effectively with others to provide seamless client service

  • Ability to handle multiple priorities without compromising quality.

  • Strong problem-solving skills

  • Excellent interpersonal, organizational and communication skills and attention to detail

  • Bachelor’s degree 

  • At least 3 years related experience

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