Verizon Creative Project Manager - Marketing in Rolling Meadows, Illinois
What you’ll be doing...
You are a self-motivated, high-achieving, organized PM who likes to work in a fast-paced, detail-oriented environment. You like to play a key role in developing and delivering key marketing objectives by prioritizing and executing the projects that deliver results.
+ + Lead the planning, prioritization and management of inbound project requests from concept through completion under tight schedules; including defining milestones and schedules, and facilitating cross-functional communication
Establish processes, workflows, tools and documentation that set the team up for success and help them work more efficiently to deliver results; become champion of killer brief emphasizing integrated campaigns
Collaborate with the creative team to deliver work in a way that builds trust with brand, field and business teams
Oversee projects in Workfront project management system, including updating projects in Workfront with the latest status
Clearly communicate project queue status, challenges and priorities to cross-functional teams and business leadership
Proactively identify risks and create plans to resolve them in a timely manner
Produce weekly project status reports for senior administration review; weekly report to all marketing summarizing campaign completion
What we’re looking for...
+ + Bachelor’s Degree or equivalent agency or in-house Creative Services work experience
3-5 years of project management or agency account experience in Creative Services role
Experience with a variety of media
Excellent communication skills
Detail oriented and able to see the big picture
Ability to multitask, analyze opportunities, define successful approaches, and proactively solve problems
Ability to pivot and work in an ambiguous environment
+ + Experience working in both an advertising agency and in-house studio
Good understanding of digital content
Experience with premium brands a plus
B2B and B2C experience (including retail) a plus
Proven experience in people relationship management, strategic planning, and change management and negotiation
When you join Verizon...
You’ll be doing work that matters alongside other talented people, transforming the way people, businesses and things connect with each other. Beyond powering America’s fastest and most reliable network, we’re leading the way in broadband, cloud and security solutions, Internet of Things and innovating in areas such as, video entertainment. Of course, we will offer you great pay and benefits, but we’re about more than that. Verizon is a place where you can craft your own path to greatness. Whether you think in code, words, pictures or numbers, find your future at Verizon.
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