Digital Project Manager

Wilmington, DE
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Janna Karstens

Job Description:

Our client is a global financial services leader and they are looking for a Digital Project Manager to join their digital marketing team for a 6+ month contract. This Digital Project Manager opportunity has the potential to extend or go permanent for the right candidate, is 40 hours a week, health benefits and 401K offered.

The Digital Team within the Marketing & Communications line-of-business is responsible for building and managing cohesive digital marketing experiences across the corporate, retail and wholesale business. The Digital Project and Relationship Manager is responsible for the overall stakeholder satisfaction, strategy, and project delivery. 

Digital Project Manager Responsibilities: 
• Define, plan, schedule and control project activities, apply creative and strategic thinking, technical and project management skills to satisfy project requirements 
• Accountable for the execution, management and quality control of multiple digital projects from concept to completion ensuring stakeholder satisfaction and meet all timeline milestones. 
• Serve as point of contact on projects, clarify strategic requirements, explains complex ideas clearly and manage expectations 
• Lead website migration of corporate websites 
• Ensure all security, risk, legal and compliance requirements are met 
• Lead and inspire teams by communicating vision for the project 
• Create detailed project (creative, multimedia, technology, etc.) requirements through discussions and meetings with internal project team members across all departments; including functional specifications, creative briefs, and wireframes 
• Conduct and lead kick-off and status meetings regularly with clients and the internal team, ensure thorough communication with all stakeholders at all stages of every project 
• Proactively communicate with clients about production recommendations, risks, challenges and solutions 
• Contribute to ongoing improvement of internal processes to allow for smooth execution of projects and improved efficiency across departments and project team members 
• Be passionate about delivering the best creative without jeopardizing schedule and budget 

Digital Project Manager Qualifications: 
• A Bachelor's degree and seven to ten years of hands-on project management or product management experience in the digital space 
• Agency experience preferred 
• Strong understanding of digital technologies and trends 
• Agile Project Management experience a plus 
• Ability to qualify innovative ideas with top-notch research and industry knowledge 
• Excellent oral, written, and presentation communication skills 
• Must be extremely organized, detail-oriented and capable of self-managing and multi-tasking in a fast-paced, demanding environment 
• Excellent problem-solving skills 
• Stress-tolerant, quick thinking and accurate 
• Ability to apply critical and strategic thinking 
• Strong interpersonal communication skills as a team leader and team player 
• Flexibility, initiative, dedication, and the ability to work with minimal supervision