Project Manager - Slack

Sunnyvale, CA
Job Terms:
up to ~$100/hr, DOE
Start date:
Posted By:
Jennie Brandon

Job Description:

Job Summary:
Our client's Global Marketing Communications group oversees all advertising and marketing to ensure the flawless development and execution of world-class communications.

This Producer supports digital marketing projects within the Systems/Tools Project Team. In this role, you will work on an internal product using innovative technologies.

Note: a background in Slack or similar chat/collaboration tools is highly preferred and a background in tool rollout to large organizations including defining administration and usage guidelines is desired.

Key Qualifications:
You have at least two to four years of experience in digital project management, preferably at a design firm, ad agency, or in-house marketing communications or creative services department.
You work effectively with creative, development, and cross-functional teams.
You build positive relationships with colleagues.
You work well within tight deadlines and are flexible as necessary.
You have strong communication and interpersonal skills.
You thrive working in a creative and dynamic environment.
You are highly organized and love to craft efficiencies to further streamline processes.

Develops schedule for maintenance and distribution to the team.
Supports lead producer to track project progress by opening and updating all projects in the database.
Sets up project file organization (including briefs, schedules, reference material, 
specifications, and legal requirements), and manages integration of copy and 
Works under tight deadlines to organize information quickly and succinctly.
Maintains project deliverables lists, and distributes a weekly "hot sheet" of project 
priorities to team members.
Works with partners to provide insights and strategy.
Manages projects across digital platforms by working closely with the team and using 
project management tools.
Builds strong relationships effectively with the development and 
cross-functional teams to move projects forward.
Organizes information quickly and summarizes it succinctly within a specified 
deadline to move the project forward.
Manages projects for key, high-profile launches, campaigns, and corporate initiatives.
Communicates high-level concepts and overall business direction succinctly to all 
levels of the organization.
Recommends solutions, and does not shy away from standing behind the right solution.
Collaborates with multiple partners, builds positive relationships, and leads a 
multidisciplinary team toward desired results.
Structures and scopes complex digital and interactive projects, with multiple work 

Bachelor’s degree is required.

Note: candidates local to Silicon Valley and/or willing to relo on their own to Silicon Valley for this role preferred.

Client Description:

Our client, a leader in consumer electronics, is one of the greatest, most innovative, world-changing companies ever created! More like a cluster of start-ups versus a large company, they are single-handedly credited with creating some of the most impactful products of this generation.

Working alongside some of the brightest and most talented people, the work you do here will add up to something big that could not be done anywhere else.  There is no doubt that your best work will be brought out achieving some hefty goals at a heroic pace.

One thing we know is that you WILL NOT ever be bored.​

Here are some more things you can expect:

  • Wi-fi equipped shuttle service
  • Free parking
  • Onsite cafeteria

WORKING WITH AQUENT: long-term assignments with Aquent gets you access to some pretty cool things:
- You're paid weekly
- Subsidized health (including term life and LTD) 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
- Direct deposit for your pay check
- 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)