Our client in the digital pharma space is looking for a bit of a rare breed...
We are looking for a Digital Project Manager/Producer that will work closely with the digital team ( producer, animator, developer and UX Designer) on agency wide projects. This person will also have access to a Project Management community and report to the EVP of Operations.
You are completely comfortable speaking with clients and vendors and understand what it takes to produce digital content. Ie- Not just managing budgets, but understanding WHY we should use platform X over Y. You are incredibly comfortable storytelling and understand what it takes to run a great event.
People may call you a Digital Strategist, Visual Storyteller, Producer or Account Manager...titles don't matter here. We are looking for someone incredibly digitally savvy and smart.
We strive to identify and fill a specific unmet need with the right technology/execution for that project. The right candidate for this job should have a wide-range of experience with the following key project types:
Manage digital projects across cross-functional internal teams, which includes: conducting regular meetings to review project needs, risks, and issues and for the purpose of developing mitigation and contingency plans where required; following up with account, creative, design, and production teams to ensure proper implementation of a project plan; providing project guidance and disseminating relevant information to appropriate team members in a timely fashion; interfacing with internal and external clients as well as third-party vendors in a professional manner; ensuring quality of final
Demonstrate technical understanding and the ability to effectively communicate technical ideas/proposals/challenges/questions to developers, animators and video editors, as well as to clients
Push the creativity of all projects, whether through design, storytelling or user experience. Understand how all the pieces fit together and how to get others to understand that vision
Manage production through all phases of digital projects (pre-production, production, and post-production)