Marketing Project Manager

Woonsocket, RI
Job Terms:
Hourly (Contract)
Start date:
posted by:
Amirah Salim

Job Description:

Aquent's Fortune500 client in Woonsocket, RI is looking for a Marketing Project Manager for a 3 month assignment (40/hrs 5 days on site with potential to extend) 


Project management will be the responsibility of the Marketing Advisor. Working closely with business partners across the organization, the Marketing Advisor will specifically be responsible for the following: As project manager, lead the collaborative development of marketing projects with other internal and external resources to deliver work that is on-time, on-budget, and on-strategy. Support the development of and manage the execution of marketing strategies and tactics across paid, earned, and owned channels. Tactics include email, direct mail, in-store, online, social, and more. Manage and develop strong, collaborative relationships with Business Partners across the organization to ensure marketing initiatives meet launch and in-store deadlines. With direction from a Marketing Manager, leverage analytics to measure campaign success, and support optimization to deliver desired results. Apply lessons learned and continuously improve the way that work is developed and delivered, providing feedback and implementing changes to optimize internal processes. Act as an independent, self-starter, and anticipate requests to properly execute projects and initiatives.  Be able to negotiate compromises, have difficult conversations, and manage up/across/down within and across teams in a positive and collaborative spirit. With direction from a Marketing Manager, ensure all marketing materials are on-strategy and meet marketing, brand, and legal guidelines.


3-5 years of marketing or advertising experience with a focus on retail and digital marketing communications. A thirst for data driven Marketing where data, technology, and creativity meet. Email experience Superior project management and organizational skills with a proven ability to manage multiple projects concurrently. Enjoys managing projects in an environment where priorities can change quickly. Communicate effectively at all levels, across departments, and with Business Partners. Possess the ability to adjust interaction and communications styles for different audiences and situations. � Consistently demonstrates professionalism, reliability, accountability, and flexibility, in working with others � Active listening skills � Decisive and effective problem-solving ability with an understanding of how to effectively escalate problems or concerns to management � Exposure to multiple marketing channels and vehicles, including digital channels � Ability to work well within a team setting � Strong attention to detail and process � Knowledge of PowerPoint, Excel, Outlook, Word � Loyalty program experience is a plus


Communications, Marketing or similar bachelor’s degree

Client Description:

This client is a fantastic consideration for those who want to combine working with a large retail brand and a true “do-good”, customer-centric focus. Most people we’ve placed here say the company’s innovations within their Retail Loyalty & Personalization program and Healthcare Services offerings is a standout characteristic. Their leadership, competitive edge and innovations within their businesses and markets is having a direct impact on the size of the teams, and we’re seeing massive growth. What a time to get involved!

This client:

  • Is considered by Fast Company to be amongst the most innovative companies

  • Is listed by Forbes as one of the world’s most admired companies

  • Makes it their mission to guide people toward better health

    • This includes altering the products they offer at retail to more health-conscious offerings!

Our client has recently made a move toward a major merger, which means this is a great time to get involved! Two big industry brands coming together.

Working here gets you into a fast-paced environment, with tons of cross-functional working relationships. You’d have exposure to a number of teams related to any project you’re working on, and we sometimes see freelancers convert to permanent employees on teams they’ve had the opportunity to interact with. This is definitely a standout opportunity!