Creative Project Manager, New York, New York

Agency GroupM
Created 01/14/2022
Reference ozMkhfwG
Category Media
Job type Full-time
Country United States
State New York
City New York

Position at MediaCom

This role will have a critical part in ensuring consistent and quality outputs across multiple high-profile deliverables, setting priorities, and creating a collaborative environment. They will serve as a key link between US activation team and our client.

Key Responsibilities
  • Able to manage and lead all communications between Planning, Clients, Activation teams, and Buy enablement to ensure creative and asset needs are met across all campaigns for various different brands
  • Well versed in creative best practices/needs across all media channels and able to strategize with team/clients
  • In partnership with account lead and clients, lead planning/creative needs from point of client briefing to execution and reporting
  • Creative thinker who can work to optimize and automate current creative processes to ensure workflow is streamlined and consistent across all brands
  • Should be extremely well organized and able to manage multiple workflows at once
  • Can clearly communicate and manage deadlines across multiple stakeholders to ensure smooth campaign setup and launch
  • Detail oriented with critical thinking and problem-solving abilities
  • Maintain client facing documents to ensure accuracy and closely supervise the implementation and execution
  • Serve as key point of contact between internal, external stakeholders and remote teams.
  • Proactively manage and maintain positive relationships across diverse client list.
  • Work closely with the Activation team to identify new opportunities for efficiencies and solutions.
  • Effectively and accurately translate business requirements into technical requirements.
  • Work directly with engineers and project managers to ensure all projects are delivered on time and to the highest quality.
  • Work with team leadership to implement standardization and best practices to improve overall team structure.
  • Troubleshoot and QA issues.

Skills And Behaviors
  • Self-sufficiency - ability to learn quickly with minimal direction.
  • Creativity - ability to develop concrete requirements from unclear situations.
  • Strong critical thinking skills - the ability to infer and 'read between the lines'.
  • A team player who is willing to pitch in to get the job done.
  • Ability to multi-task and juggle multiple projects simultaneously while maintaining high quality output.
  • Experience working with and gaining buy-in from C-suite and executive leadership.
  • Excellent communication skills and attention to detail.

Key Requirements
  • 3+ years of digital media experience a plus.
  • Client Management or Client Success experience a plus.
  • Experience working directly with individuals from Activation teams.

About MediaCom We are a global media agency with a difference - We help clients see the bigger picture. Seeing the Bigger Picture means that our network of 8,000 people helps our clients look beyond the boundaries of traditional media to uncover new ideas and unlock growth. We challenge conventional thinking to build, optimize, and drive our clients' businesses forward at scale and lead our industry in critical areas such as diversity, inclusion, and sustainability.

What it's really like to work here? We believe in "People first, better results" - for the audiences we reach, to the clients we work with, but especially for our employees. We've found that by looking after our people, above all else, everyone benefits. Our ambition is to make MediaCom the best place to work for knowledgeable, curious, and passionate people. If you want to learn, climb, and shine at a company that's deeply committed to you, then MediaCom might be the place for you.

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GroupM and all its affiliates embrace and celebrate diversity, inclusivity, and equal opportunity.We are committed to building a team that represents a variety of backgrounds, perspectives, and skills. We are a worldwide media agency network that represents global clients. The more inclusive we are, the greater work we can create together.


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