Project Manager

Burr Ridge, IL
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Rae Jones

Job Description:

We are looking for a Project Manager to join our leading Educational client in their Burr Ridge office. 

This talent will...

• Work in tandem with PMO management to perform project management duties to support the completion of projects. 
• Increase customer value by providing the customer with a seamless interface across the client. 
• Coordinate weekly meetings 
• Track and report project status and results to clients and PMO management. 
• Ensure project tasks are completed according to established timelines. 
• Develop and manage project inbox, log internal and external needs, queue action items, and check-off completion. 
• Utilize project schedule and tracking tools 
• Day-to-day task management of large number of team members and assets. 
• Manage simultaneously occurring tasks 
• Facilitate client meetings 
• Track priorities within projects 

• Assist with project coordination for large enterprise accounts—over $1.5 mil for each account 
• Bachelor’s Degree 
• 1-2 years’ experience in related field 

• Possess excellent interpersonal skills and work with cross-functional teams. 
• Inspire teamwork and organizational competency. 
• Some knowledge of education industry 
• Ability to manage simultaneous projects 
• Superior organization skills 
• Ability to succeed in deadline-conscious, results-driven, high-performing, high-intensity environment 
• Ability to communicate clearly and effectively (both verbal and written) 
• Ability to manage internal and external customer expectations 
• Prepare communication, track effort, and deliver project data during weekly internal and external meetings.

Client Description:

Leading Educational Content Creator and Publisher

Why Aquent?

  • Highly competitive salaries: commensurate with experience
  • Insurance: Excellent medical benefits with premiums largely subsidized by AQUENT
  • 401k Plan
  • Flexible Spending Account
  • Perks and Discounts at leading major retailers


If you would like to pursue this opportunity, please send your resume to Rae Jones at rjones@aquent.com. Thank you in advance!