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This world renown branding agency are looking to appoint a Project Manager.
This agency creates brands. You will be an experienced project manager looking to develop your skills within a leading agency environment and learn from some of the very best. Your primary job will be to support the senior management on large scale projects or run your own small to mid-size ones.
You will take responsibility for what you and the team deliver which could take the shape of a proposal, schedule or process document and you should be able to present this key information clearly and confidently to the team. You must have strong experience of project commercials and should be able to accurately scope, work and deliver your projects on time and on budget. There will many opportunities to grow accounts and you should have a keen eye for potential new business projects and be able to nurture your client relationships by responding with a reassuring speed.
An experienced mid-level programme manager with experience of working on several types of accounts in a creative, marketing or digital agency and will have handled multiple work streams.
You will have had a mix of projects you ran independently as well as working into an Account Director or Client Services Director. You'll be highly collaborative and able to work well with the wider team and have a high degree of emotional intelligence, you'll be able to read the room. You'll be able to contribute to the deeper strategic and creative conversations.
Solid project management skills with considerable experience in budgeting, revenue and forecasting, scheduling and client relationship skills. Ideally you'll have experience of launching products and services to market, managing research and insight programs, and fluency with innovation is a plus. Experience working in other geographies or markets, and fluency in a second language are also desirable.