At AKQA, we believe in the imaginative application of art and science to create beautiful ideas, products and services. With an entrepreneurial and collaborative approach, we design adaptive digital services and applications that capture the imagination, delivering impressive returns for our clients.
As an AKQA Associate Project Manager, you will be responsible for multiple small, end-to-end, full life-cycle client projects. Your key responsibilities will include scheduling, budgeting, and authoring requirement definition documents. This is a client-facing role requiring effective communication and facilitation skills.
Associate Project Managers play a key role in delivering innovative solutions for our clients. This position will support senior-level members to deliver project assistance responsibilities including resource allocation, time tracking, documentation, and managing communication between various capabilities. You will work with best in class creative, technical, media, and analytics talent coordinating innovation in the interactive space.
*Must be available to work onsite in Sunnyvale, CA.
Develop statements of work, gather team recommendations based on requirements/ objectives, and participate in risk analysis
Manage projects according to schedule and within budget
Lead scoping and change management processes
Create weekly financial reports and work with senior team members on financial analysis and reconciliation
Manage internal resource allocation and team members throughout the duration of the project lifecycle
QUALITIES AND CHARACTERISTICS
2-3 years of experience working in a marketing agency or design studio environment
Excellent written and verbal communication skills
Great “problem-solving” ability within a high-pressure environment
Knowledge of advertising strategies, delivery lifecycles, mobile, social media, and software / internet strategies
AKQA is an Equal Opportunities Employer, we believe that diversity is vital to AKQA’s ability to provide our clients with the best recommendations and are committed to fostering a varied and inclusive work environment. Your race, colour, ancestry, religion, gender, gender identity, national origin, sexual orientation, age, marital status, disability or veteran status have no bearing on our hiring decisions. If you have a disability or special need that requires accommodation, please let us know.
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