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Design Project Manager

Seattle
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Overview

We’re looking for a strategic, versatile Design Project Manager to join the team for one of our agency clients. They are seeking a leader who is passionate about their work and building strong client relationships. You should have a background in marketing and be proactive, detail-oriented, thorough, and a critical thinker. You will be responsible for managing ongoing client needs and coordinating work across the team, including managing client work, budgets, team needs, and discovering new opportunities to support our clients. Experience in or with creative organizations is a plus!

Key responsibilities

  • Serve as the lead point of contact for all project management matters
  • Build and maintain strong client relationships
  • Plan and lead client projects, including ensuring the right resources are in place
  • Coordinate with internal and external resources to ensure projects remain within scope, schedule, and defined budget
  • Develop and revise project deliverables and maintain project documentation
  • Define and evaluate problems and plan effective solutions

Qualifications

  • 5+ years experience
  • B.A.+ in relevant field
  • Professional experience that demonstrates a solid track record of client relationship management
  • Ability to manage multiple projects simultaneously
  • Ability to distill complex information into simple plain language communications
  • Exceptional presence and presentation skills
  • Proficient with project management/communication tools (Airtable, Asana, Jira, Slack, Box)
  • Proficient in structuring complex systems of information (Process documentation, file structures, SLAs, and SOPs)
  • Knowledgeable in design software (Figma, XD, Illustrator, Photoshop, InDesign, etc.)
  • Deep knowledge of business, marketing, and human behavior
  • Understanding of creative competencies and design terminology

Client Description:

A Seattle-based consulting firm specializing in strategy, brand, and product solutions for Fortune 1000-size companies. Established in 2009, they have created award-winning work for clients as diverse as Microsoft, Philips, Cascade Designs, and others.