Creative Project Manager - Vancouver
We are seeking a Creative Project Manager to work with our team of designers, developers, digital strategists and writers to deliver integrated web, email, social and advertising campaigns.
BSTRO is an award-winning international agency with offices in Vancouver, San Francisco and New York. We work with Fortune 500s, exciting start-ups and public health organizations that are changing the world.
We are seeking a Creative Project Manager to work with our team of designers, developers, digital strategists and writers to deliver integrated web, email, social and advertising campaigns. The Creative Project Manager is responsible managing all aspects of a project throughout its life cycle, generating and managing project plans, estimates and schedules. The position requires the ability to coordinate the efforts of cross-functional teams, prioritize project tasks and embrace interactive best practices.
We are currently looking for an outgoing, motivated, digitally savvy CPM for our Vancouver office. The purpose of this position is to manage and direct the day-to-day Agency efforts on behalf of the Client on the account(s) assigned. The CPM ensures their projects are on time, on brief and result in outstanding client satisfaction.
Seeks to understand the client’s business and industry or marketplace in order to anticipate the client’s marketing needs to help grow the client’s and the agency’s business.
Work with the account and creative teams to lead strategy and project delivery.
Produce high quality error-free work, execute campaigns and launch websites flawlessly, create project plans/statement of works/workback schedules and manage multiple projects and tasks on multiple client accounts at a time.
Manage tasks and achieve milestones and adjust priorities as necessary and escalate issues as appropriate to the Account Director so that client objectives are achieved.
Co-ordinate the execution of and/or analyzes pertinent research that informs stronger creative solutions.
Brief teams on new projects and actively participate in internal client brainstorming sessions by offering ideas.
Develop and maintain positive working relationship with client and agency staff.
Attend weekly strategic discussions concerning clients, discussing steps to enhance client business, proactively contribute ideas to projects, and regularly make recommendations on how to improve a project.
Develop and deliver Keynote/Powerpoint presentations as necessary.
Proofreads and traffics websites and other marketing communication materials to ensure quality, accuracy, and manufacturer and legal compliance.
Maintain client confidence and protect marketing operations by keeping information confidential.
Develop post-mortems for past projects and present key learnings to agency and client.
Identify opportunities within the account to strengthen and grow the business relationship.
Research new business leads and pitch for new business.
Provide monthly billing and internal administrative reports as required.
Degree or diploma in marketing or equivalent combination of related education and account management experience
At least 2 years digital marketing agency experience.
Superior client-servicing skills
Superior organization and time management skills
Proven ability to meet deadlines, juggle multiple projects and work independently in a fast-paced office
Intermediate to advanced computer skills on a MAC (Mail, Word, Keynote, PowerPoint, Excel).
Strong oral and written communication skills
Ability to take direction and ask for help when needed
Ability to delegate and motivate team members
Strong negotiation ability and presentation skills
Ability to work with numbers and possess excellent analytical skills
Strong problem solving skills and the ability to grasp complex problems
Must have a great attitude and an interest/knowledge of the digital marketing agency business/industry
Excellent interpersonal and team-building abilities and can work in a collaborative, team-oriented work style
Creative thinker who can look at problems differently and inspire new directions
This is a full-time role with benefits, vacation, sick days, and your very own desk. All work is performed onsite at our offices in Vancouver’s Crosstown neighbourhood. We can offer both a competitive salary, and the chance to spend time with our office dog; Sydney.
To apply, please contact us here: firstname.lastname@example.org