#132547

Senior Corporate Communications Project Manager

Location:
Dallas, TX
Job Terms:
Temporary
Start date:
05/28/2018
posted by:
Heather Farrin
Date:
05/07/2018

Job Description:

General Job Duties of Corporate Creative Project Manager: 

* Function as liaison between Internal Clients and other Corporate and Marcom managers. Is also able to partner with a combination of internal/external resources/vendors to accomplish design, production and fabrication in some instances for a wide variety of promotional and internal communications projects. 

* Manage projects from the information-gathering stage through concept and production stages to final produced communications, as well as offer suggestions of what might work best for a project. 

* Handle multiple projects -- all at varying design and production stages while maintaining a calm, professional demeanor to the customer is essential. Harmonious teaming with writers, artists, photographers and both print and on-line production specialists is also essential. 

* Obtain estimates from internal & external vendors to find the most cost effective vendor for the project, while maintaining a top quality project and submitting for PO and submitting invoices in a timely manner 

* Maintain quality control and handle proofing of printed & on-line material. 

* Keeping up-to-date on submitting jobs in Silent Partner (job tracking system) and assigning tasks in BaseCamp 

*Provide monthly project highlights for survey reporting 

* Creating budgets and production schedules 

* Quality control and proofing of printed and electronic material -- attention to detail at every stage of production is essential. 

* Helping direct the repurposing of printed material for use on TI's Internet and the information design of that material for on-line presentation. 

*Display and large graphic experience in art directing and proofing with a printer 

* Candidate must have a willingness to learn and have a mindset for certain systems-level computer activities - involving some HTML programming and experience in working with SharePoint sites. 

Minimum Education: BA/BS in journalism or design, communications, advertising, or communications preferred. 

Attributes: 
Creative (design background or some experience to assist in art directing) 
Strong project management skills 
Print management experience 
Some writing and editing capability 
Pro-active support 
Ability to help with financials/spreadsheets 
Ability to help with customer data base programs 
Comfortable with processes and systems (including reporting systems/data bases/web forms, etc.) 
Detail-oriented