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Marketing Project Manager in Manchester, CT at Bob's Discount Furniture

Date Posted: 5/2/2019

Job Snapshot

Job Description

Bob’s Discount Furniture seeks a creative project manager to join its advertising team. This is an immediate need and requires a candidate that has some experience and is able to jump in right away. We’re looking for someone that will have no problem building the plane while flying it. As a creative project manager, you will be the glue that keeps projects — and people — together.

This is not just a generic project management opportunity; the successful candidate will also need to have a deep familiarity with creative and production processes. You will work directly under the Director of Creative Services, alongside designers, writers and the production team, and also collaborate with other departments outside of advertising, such as Ecommerce, Merchandising, and more.

Responsibilities

  • Attend interdepartmental meetings, relaying the important information and deliverables to the creative team
  • Gathering information and writing creative briefs for larger projects
  • Manage various work streams for the creative team
  • Prioritize, delegate and balance work load for the creative team
  • Assess current processes and propose solutions to make them more efficient
  • risk management

Required Qualifications

  • Bachelor’s Degree in Project Management, or related discipline
  • 1-4 years relevant experience
  • Proficient in relevant project management software
  • Knowledge of typical creative workflows and tools
  • Effective communicator
  • Impeccable organization
  • Able to constantly set, observe, and re-evaluate priorities
  • A multi-tasker able to juggle many projects
  • Enthusiastic with a can-do attitude
  • Able to remain cool under pressure
  • Solution orientated, creative problem solver
  • Good decision maker
  • Empathetic
  • Fast learner

Preferred Qualifications

  • Candidates with experience in retail, fashion or interior design

Bob’s Discount Furniture is proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer and is committed to reasonably accommodating qualified persons with disabilities to enable them to perform the essential duties of their position.