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

The Project Manager will manage all client projects through their lifecycle, including scoping proposals and timelines, creating estimates, as well as managing budgets and work-back schedules. This position works closely with the Project Coordinator to facilitate consistent communication between the agency’s creative, digital, media, strategy, public relations and client services teams, ensuring the on-time delivery of all client projects. The Project Manager is responsible for being the agency advocate and effectively managing their projects on budget, on time and on quality (tactical).




  • Drives completion of onboarding checklist, including gathering client inventory/assets
  • Manages project timelines
  • Manages all projects on quality (tactical), on time and on budget
  • Manages the consistent successful facilitation of projects from estimation through launch and ongoing execution
  • Manages project-related freelancers daily
  • Ensures vendor quotes align with project budgets
  • Ensures all POs are within budgeted scope of project
  • Maintains and monitors project budgets and schedules daily
  • Ensures team stays within agreed upon budget and informs all parties of any changes to scope/assumptions/issues that arise
  • Proactively manages and updates project work-back schedules
  • Manages tactical quality of all client deliverables
  • Maintains campaigns/projects in Workamajig
  • Ensures all content is accurately entered into templated digital platforms (emails, website updates, blogs and articles)
  • Owns internal agency advocate communication
  • Manages project transactions (reviews and adjusts) on a weekly basis
  • Demonstrates basic knowledge of program/campaign workflow
  • Maintains a deep understanding of project workflow
  • Maintains professional internal and external relationships that meet company core values
  • Manage the day-to-day administration of a channel marketing program
  • Other duties, as assigned
  • 2+ years of project management experience
  • Marketing agency experience a plus
  • Bachelor’s degree or equivalent experience
  • Experience developing work breakdown structures, creating timelines and driving successful execution of milestones, on-quality, on-budget and on-schedule
  • Experience collaborating with team members to create detailed project estimates aligned with proposed scopes of work
  • Experience in project financial management and analysis
  • Experience with Workamajig, Workbook, Advantage, NetSuite OpenAir, Clients and Profits or other integrated operations tools a plus
  • Experience with digital and web projects a plus.