Project Manager
Job Details
Two Rivers Marketing - Des Moines, IA
Full Time
4 Year Degree
WHO WE ARE LOOKING FOR

For the role of Project Manager, we need a meticulous maestro who ensures client projects move smoothly through their lifecycle — from proposal to end product. A 2RM Project Manager is an effective problem solver. Someone who looks at the big picture to anticipate problems and recognize opportunities. A skilled negotiator, the PM directs the flow of communication between the agency’s creative, digital, media, strategy, public relations and client services teams. As the agency advocate, the PM works closely with vendors/contractors, managing projects within scope and budget, as well as ensuring quality work that’s done on time.

 

WHAT YOU’LL DO ONCE YOU’RE HERE


 

  • Design project architecture and estimate structures.
  • Manage project timelines to ensure successful facilitation of projects from estimation through launch and ongoing execution.
  • Maintain and monitor project budgets and schedules daily.
  • Manage tactical quality of all client deliverables.
  • Communicate with client about project execution details.
  • Own internal agency advocate communication.
  • Work with Resource Manager, SME Project Manager and/or department head to determine
    appropriate production vendors. 
  • Ensure vendor quotes and POs align with project budgets.
  • Maintain professional vendor relationships that meet company core values.
  • Generate POs. 
  • Compare client-related vendor invoices to issued POs and resolve any differences. 
  • Assist client services and accounting in preparing client invoices.
  • Audit budgets upon project completion.
  • Learn, grow, thrive, and be recognized for your contributions.
WHAT YOU NEED TO SUCCEED
  • 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

 

WHY TWO RIVERS MARKETING



Professionally, we’re big enough to give you the opportunity to work with top global B2B brands and move up the ranks in a stable, growing company. Culturally, 2RM does things differently than typical shops. As an employee-owned agency, we put our associates first. Our commitment to work/life balance is like none other. At 2RM, you don’t feel owned by your job. Like we always say, you won’t live here. You’ll thrive here.

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