design project manager

Portland

We are on the hunt for a design project manager with a passion for both design and project management to help us deliver high quality marketing materials. You should be proficient in communicating in a clear and concise manner and possess the ability to stay highly organized in a fast paced, dynamic environment. Communicating expectations to stakeholders, tracking deadlines, managing design resources, and project prioritization are key aspects to the role. Ideal for someone who has an eye for design and an OCD fixation for organization.

Responsibilities

• Understand your clients needs and push the team to exceed expectations
• Command respect from stakeholders and executives
• Clearly communicate your ideas and receive feedback from the team
• Anticipate problems and head them off before they compromise deadlines or quality
• Evaluate the project processes without an invasive ego
• Prioritize staying within scope by using what resources are available to you
• Demonstrate empathy for your stakeholders and team members
• Manage an asset and resource system similar to Box.com
• Effectively communicate brand principles through clean and clear deliverables
• Manage expectations, schedules, and feedback from executive level stakeholders
• Find ways to optimize team output and efficiencies
• Delegate work to team members and manage creative resources
• Be curious and ask questions to further understand requests and translate to the design team

Qualifications

• 2-4 years proven experience in an agency or tech start-up
• A track record of successfully managing digital creative projects from beginning to end
• Strong understanding of design processes and creative deliverables
• Bonus points for experience with Adobe creative suite

Personal Qualities

• Strong OCD level organizational skills
• Personal temperament that thrives in dynamic environment
• Self-motivated team player
• Authentic and honest
• Passionate

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