Junior Project Manager

New York, NY
Job Terms:
competitive / hourly
Start date:
posted by:
Alicia Capobianco

Job Description:

Our large financial services client located in NYC is seeking a Junior Project Manager for a 6 month contract position with potential for extension. 

The Project Manager would perform simple reviews of marketing creative for compliance with brand guidelines, while providing organizational, project management and administrative support to help the team function more effectively. The ideal candidate will have a few years of marketing experience who can perform an assessment of good/bad creative, and possess the judgment making skills to escalate more complex decisions and issues - a self-starter who can function autonomously yet know when to ask for direction. 

Responsibilities would include: 

· Reviewing marketing creative for compliance with visual identity standards, tone of voice guidelines, and clarity of communications 

· Performing simple audits by scoring marketing creative against a checklist 

· Help with monthly and quarterly reporting 

· Taking meeting notes and following up with individuals on next steps 

· Coordinating with team members to gather good/bad creative examples to illustrate the team’s impact and train marketers 

· Handling invoice processing and billing for expedited reviews on a monthly basis 

· Updating Powerpoint presentations and training decks (fluency in powerpoint is preferred) 

Client Description:

Freelancing long-term with Aquent gets you access to some pretty cool things:

- You're paid weekly

- Subsidized health and dental benefits after your first four weeks of work (averaging at least 20 hrs/wk)

- Access to Fidelity 401(k)

- Access to FSA Program (pre-tax payment toward bus or train passes, etc.)

- Direct deposit for your paycheck

- Access to our Talent Rewards Program (we reward for referrals!)

- Access to free online courses via Aquent's Gymnasium, to help you develop your skills: http://gymnasium.aquent.com/

- Access to free online courses via Lynda.com

- Aquent support: your Aquent Agent checks in with you during the course of your contract to make sure you're happy and progressing according to your expectations (we're also there to be looking for new opportunities for you when you're close to wrapping up)


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