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Project Manager
Ref No.: 18-03847
Location: New York, New York
Position Type:Contract
Project Manager
New York, NY
ASAP through 2018

Job Summary:
Senior Project Managers provide the structure and support the overall vision for assigned projects (e.g. web development, advertising, media, strategy, technology, etc). They are responsible for overseeing and directing multiple projects at a time
(within a given brand or client or potentially across multiple brands or clients) or a singular, large scale or highly complex project, and ensuring that these projects meet or exceed internal team and client expectations and are delivered on-time and on-budget. Within that role the senior project manager may be responsible for supervising one or more project managers, project leads, and/or coordinators. They will interface heavily with senior marketing, technical, and executive management within the client to assure that the solution is understood and addresses the customer's business requirements. They will also ensure that the challenge and requirements are understood by the team and will participate in the solution developed by the team. They are also responsible for the accurate financial management of the portfolio of projects to which they're assigned. In addition to project responsibilities, Senior Project Managers may also participate in the business development process and may be a key member of the pre-sales team. Senior Project Managers work independently, with minimal input from direct manager needed for job performance.

Main Duties and Responsibilities:
• This is a team lead roll managing 2-3 Project Managers
• Develop the overall plan for the project, ensuring that all tracks are effectively planned
• Undertake estimation of the project in terms of time and staffing the right people
• Present alternative approaches for estimates and scope decisions that meet client's objectives
• Identify, quantify and track issues and risks in the project.
• Support the team Leadership in effectively communicating the risks to the client
• Engage the client appropriately to solicit feedback at every stage from Planning and estimation through delivery.

Requirements:
5-8 years of experience
Experience managing people
Experience delivering digital production projects
Fast turn-around times
Multiple projects at a time
Financial Services experience added benefit