Project Manager / Fitzco

Fitzco Atlanta , US-GA 30318

Posted 2 months ago

Project Manager

Fitzco is seeking an enthusiastic, highly motivated and experienced Project Manager to join our dynamic team of creative problem solvers and take the reins on projects for clients and agency alike lead them, and us, to successful delivery.

At Fitzco, project managers are ready and willing to dive into any challenge, get their hands dirty, break down any barrier, and are as passionate about the output smart, creatively-driven ideas brought to life in countless ways as we are about the input: brilliantly built project plans. We support our teams, lead our projects, learn from every experience and grow our business.

We are equal parts left-brained and right-brained and we couldnt be happier about it. In a culture that values creativity above all, our brand of project management is as fun as it is structured.

Primary Responsibilities

  • Act as interdepartmental project leader for assigned account(s)
  • Partner with various departments to assess Client needs and deploy the necessary resources on a per-project basis
  • With minimal guidance from supervisor, generate and maintain all project timelines to ensure delivery of work as scheduled
  • Ensure proper workload forecasting is completed for assigned account(s)
  • Manage the creative development process; coordinate with internal production department for seamless transition from ideation to production
  • Manage, update and circulate hot sheets as needed
  • Maintain detailed records of the life of a project and share information as needed; maintain accurate project information on the Agencys shared server
  • Traffic/route internal materials (comps, presentations, mechanicals, proofs etc) for approval
  • Identify potential pitfalls in the lifecycle of a project in order to problem-solve, proactively
  • Keep Director aware of progress and/or problems on assigned account(s)
  • Ensure Agency protocol is followed; manage and enforce review/approval process

Job Requirements

  • Self-motivated with exceptional time management skills
  • Proven aptitude of project management practices and techniques
  • Strong understanding of the steps and processes involved in completing a wide variety of traditional and digital projects, including social media
  • Excellent oral and written communication skills along with the ability to prepare accurate and detailed documentation
  • Collaborative and assertive disposition; strong interpersonal skills a must
  • Effective troubleshooting, critical thinking and problem-solving skills
  • The ability to prioritize, handle multiple tasks, meet deadlines, be flexible and proactive
  • Ability to establish and maintain effective working relationships with Agency departments is essential
  • Proficiency in MS Office applications, required; working knowledge of Project Management systems, InDesign, Photoshop, Illustrator, etc. a plus

Education/Experience: Bachelor's degree required; degree in marketing field a plus. A minimum of 3 years of project management experience OR any equivalent combination of education, experience and/or training sufficient to demonstrate the knowledge, skills and abilities is acceptable.

About Fitzco and Fitzco-CompassPoint

Hungry, curious, growing and never satisfied. Thats Fitzco, a full-service agency with combined capabilities across advertising, strategic planning, media, digital, creative technology, performance marketing and design.

Throughour 35-year history we'venever been about a proprietary method or house style; its about working hard to speak with people across culture in the way they wish to be spoken to, or as they call it, cultural fluency. Armed with an in-depth understanding of diverse audiences and the willingness to push against category norms to break through, Fitzco has successfully brought cultural relevance to brands in a diverse mix of categories, including: Coca-Cola, Navy Federal Credit Union, Frenchs, Checkers & Rallys, MGM Resorts and Cooper Tire.

We are an Interpublic Group agency within the McCann WorldGroup family. The statements contained in this job description reflect general details as necessary to describe the principal functions of this job, the level of knowledge and skill typically required and the scope of responsibility. It should not be considered an all-inclusive listing of work requirements

Fitzco is an Equal Opportunity Employer EEO/AA and is committed to pursuing and hiring a diverse workforce.

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