Aquent's client, an American multinational technology company specializing in Internet-related services and products, is seeking a Project Manager for a 8–month assignment. Our projects, like our users, span the globe and require managers to keep the big picture in focus. As a Project Manager, you lead complex, multidisciplinary projects. You contribute to the team’s core work as a scrappy problem solver and thought partner who can own multiple work streams. Your projects often span offices, time zones and hemispheres, and it's your job to help keep the players coordinated and move the team across the finish line. Key Responsibilities: -Own critical projects, deliverables, project plans and timelines -Manage incoming requests, project priorities and support continuing workload distribution -Manage agency relationships and deliverables -Project manage / lead projects and efforts across multiple stakeholders -Provide frequent project feedback and updates as projects develop (includes flagging issues and helping to identify possible solutions) -Educate stakeholders and agencies on process and guidelines for projects Required Qualifications: -BA/BS degree (no specific field required) -2-3 years of experience in a creative agency, in-house marketing team, start-up, or product team -2-3 years of experience with project management experience, ability to define projects, execute within timelines, with multiple stakeholders and proven ability to deliver projects on time and to budget. -Fluency with emergent social media tools -Exceptional verbal and written communication skills with the ability to effectively influence and communicate cross-functionally with all levels of management -Ability to build and maintain constructive working and communications relationships with a diverse community of technical and nontechnical audiences. Nice to have's: -Strong problem-solving, negotiation and organizational skills. -Experience working with agencies and vendors desired.