BG BrandLab, the branded content studio of Boston Globe Media, is looking for a Program Manager to join the team starting immediately.
The PM is the day-to-day project leader for all advertiser sponsored multimedia story campaigns, and reports to the BG BrandLab’s Content Director. Acting as a bridge between pre and post sale, this role is responsible for the seamless execution and launch of all BGBrand Lab and integrated campaigns. The PM will act as the lynchpin between all BGM departments to effectively communicate campaign expectations internally and externally to clients and partners. As the key to successful launch of campaigns, the PM will act as the arbiter for all resourcing and timelines.
An ideal candidate is a highly-skilled project manager who is obsessively detail oriented (you’ve never met a Gant chart you didn’t like). You are known as an effective communicator who is able to translate information into clear, concise deliverables. Your ability to keep calm under pressure is envious, and you believe in collaborative problem solving before escalation occurs.
2+ years project management experience in a fast-paced environment.
Expertise in agency creative development and production processes including digital media, websites, mobile, and social marketing.
Understanding of how to manage budgets and production margins
Detail-oriented, organized and able to prioritize tasks and team assignments.
Ability to manage and motivate agency team members including a willingness to support other team members with work overflow.
Strong written and oral communication skills.
Knowledge of business planning tools: Google Docs, and at least one Project Management and Workflow Tool (JIRA, MS Project, Workfront, Basecamp, Wrike, Asana, etc)
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