Marketing Project Manager
Kforce has a client in search of a Marketing Project Manager in Madison, Wisconsin (WI).Overview:The Marketing Project Manager plans and implements all aspects of small to mid-size complex project(s) for the Channel Marketing team in support of the business line sales and relationship management efforts. This is accomplished by applying the knowledge of project management tools and processes towards project activities, combined with the skills and abilities to navigate a diverse team to achieve a common goal.The Project Manager will need to not only possess strong organizational and project management skills, but the candidate will also need to be flexible and have a dynamic personality to work across internal marketing team members, sales team liaisons and external clients. This person will need to be creative as well as a self-driven with an eye for detail and accuracy.Duties Include:
Applies knowledge of project management project process to lead communication driven initiatives
Manages all project phases and activities required for initiation, planning, administering, monitoring, reporting, and lastly transitioning and closing the project
Works with Manager and business line stakeholders to ensure the Project Management Plan, goals, scope, requirements, resources, and key milestones are accurate
Completes project schedule/work breakdown structure to estimate effort and duration of project tasks and then assigns resources and completion dates for project tasks
Ensures problems, issues and risks that may affect achieving project goals are identified, documented and resolved
Effectively manages project scope by ensuring any changes are documented, vetted, and approved via a clearly defined change management process
Tracks and reports project status and key metrics to project stakeholders regularly
Bachelor's degree (Communications, Marketing, Business, preferred) or equivalent experience
Minimum 5 years of project management experience plus business experience in a related discipline such as Marketing, Operations, IT, Client Management, etc.
Knowledge of financial services industry and regulatory environment a bonus
Excels in collaboration and cross-functional environments
Demonstrated ability to act as functional liaison between departments
High degree of proficiency in both verbal and written communication
Self-motivated with the ability to effectively manage all phases of project management; for initiatives assigned
Ability to develop and maintain effective communication and resource plans and serve as an effective liaison between all constituents involved in the assigned project
Kforce is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, pregnancy, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, protected veteran status, or disability status.
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