Onward Search is looking for an Associate Project Manager to join one of our top Miami agency clients for a 3 month project with the possibility to go permanent!
Work with pursuit teams to complete RFP's project scoping, sizing and pricing estimates
Contributes to establishing project vision
Responsible for ensuring that all assets and resources are identified to successfully meet client expectations / requirements
Develop and maintain all project deliverables including project charters, budgets, project plans, risk / issues logs, project dashboards / management reports and change orders etc.
Drive project delivery through effective use of internal and external meetings
Manage and control project scope and the change control process
Assure that projects are delivered according to schedule and within budget
Ensures that all project documentation uses standard / approved formats, follows internal documentation processes and is reviewed / approved prior delivery to the client
Acts as the client point-of-contact for project related issues
Participates in PM Discipline community for knowledge sharing, thought leadership and personal growth
At least 2 years of project management experience from an interactive agency or consulting firm
Understanding of different project management methodologies including the ability to identify / resolve issues, develop detailed work plans & specifications, perform resource allocations and run team meetings
Demonstrated ability to assume a leadership role in identifying and resolving project related risks
Strong knowledge of software development life cycles, web technologies, web development processes and the delivery of multi-disciplinary solutions
In addition, ideal candidates will have hands-on interactive project experience independently managing projects with a $100k budget
Strong interpersonal, analytical, problem solving, influencing, facilitation, organizational, prioritization, decision making, and conflict resolution skills
Demonstrated ability to inspire teamwork and take a leadership role
Successful history of client contact including experience in setting and managing client expectations
Strong verbal and written communication skills
Excellent presentation skills
Bachelor's degree required
Master's degree preferred
Onward Search is an equal opportunity employer, dedicated to a policy of non-discrimination in an employment with regard to race, color, religion, gender, sexual orientation, national origin, age, disability, genetic information, veteran status or any other classification protected by federal, state and local laws and ordinances. Candidates must be at least 18 years old to be considered for employment. EOE/M/F/D/V/SO.
In compliance with federal law, all persons hired will be required to verify identity and eligibility to work in the United States and to complete the required employment eligibility verification document form upon hire.
The client is unable to support 1099 / Corp-to-Corp or Independent Contractor arrangements at this time. All freelancers will be paid as W2 employees.
Onward Search helps connect digital, creative and marketing talent with choice jobs at the nation's most recognized companies and digital agencies. We offer a full range of recruitment and staffing solutions to include contract, temp-to-perm, and permanent / executive search placement.