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Project Manager
Ref No.: 17-05826
Location: San Jose, California
Position Type:Contract
Start Date: 06/27/2017
Title: Project Manager
Location: San Jose, CA
Duration: 6 month contract
Rate: DOE

Our client s looking for a highly-motivated, results-oriented project manager to join our Corporate Marketing team for a temporary position. This position will play a critical role in coordinating integrated marketing campaigns to drive demand for all products across multiple channels. This position will work directly with internal teams and external agencies to manage the execution of various advertising campaigns. We are looking for a team member who can thrive working in a fast-paced, ever-changing environment, have the ability to act quickly, and work with a young, energetic, dynamic team. This is a temporary, contractor position.

  • Point of contact for the internal team for project-specific plans, schedules, and revisions
  • Work directly with internal teams and external agencies to manage the execution of various advertising campaigns (paid search, programmatic, paid social, mobile, etc.)
  • Proficient in creating project plans and estimates from a project brief or Statement of Work (SOW)
  • Fluent in contributing to the development of an SOW
  • Develop and review creative briefs for advertising campaign material development
  • Ensure campaign materials are developed on time in order to launch quarterly marketing campaigns
  • Proactively identify potential issues and solutions during the project lifecycle
  • Review campaign reporting materials weekly and share with internal teams
  • Attend weekly product team meetings to make sure all advertising activity is on track and completed on time
  • Demonstrate good judgment when choosing effective methods of communications
  • Ensure changes to project requirements, such as timing, scope, resources are communicated and understood by all members of the team, and supporting departments

Desired Skills and Experience:
  • Bachelor's degree in advertising, communications, marketing
  • 6-8 years of experience in project management in advertising, design, production, or marketing agency
  • Experience with consumer technology and/or consumer electronics is a plus
  • Detailed-oriented with strong organizational and project management skills, able to work well under deadlines and perform multiple tasks effectively and concurrently
  • Experience with managing integrated programs across paid, owned, and earned media channels
  • Strong strategic, analytic and creative judgment skills
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills with the ability to work independently as well as in a collaborative team environment
  • Proficient in Microsoft Excel, Word and PowerPoint