Project Manager, PorterCo Agency

By June 28, 2018
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Something is rumbling at PorterCo

COMPANY INTRODUCTION:
Humble. Rumble. It’s a mindset that defines PorterCo, a full service integrated advertising agency.
Humble is who we are and Rumble is what we do to make a big difference for our clients and
community. Based in Sacramento’s thriving midtown, we believe big thinking, curiosity and
collaboration builds brands and deliver results. If your mindset matches ours and you’re ready to
rumble, let’s talk.

DESCRIPTION
Equal parts architect and air traffic control, this position will structure and oversee workflow to bring agency
and client visions to life. Your role will be the nexus between accounts, creative, and media to ensure that
multiple projects and deliverables are mapped to scope, met on time, delivered within budget, and exceed
expectations. The role requires a self-starting, process driven, detail oriented problem solver. You will
manage team resources, sequence communication as projects advance, and efficiently translate complex
information into actionable plans.

RESPONSIBILITIES:

  • Clarify project objectives at start of project / creative brief
  • Define and communicate project milestones
  • Estimate budgets, manage quotes and costs with external partners
  • Develop detailed project plans and timelines to track progress
  • Aggregate internal resources to ensure availability and allocation
  • Measure project performance using project management software
  • Ensure deliverables are being met in alignment with objectives, schedule, and budget
  • Proactively identify risks and alternative solutions
  • Communicate progress to internal teams
  • Coordinate and lead milestone and deliverable meetings
  • Communicate logistical needs with client
  • Organize and archive project assets, PO’s, and related project documentation.
  • Production scheduling for internal studio
  • Assist with proposals, presentations and post analysis reports

QUALIFICATIONS:

  • Understanding of and participation in the creative process across multiple mediums
  • Experience in video, digital, social and traditional mediums
  • Strong analytical and organizational skills
  • Detail oriented with ability to create and manage processes
  • Superior time management
  • Adaptable to changing or immediate client needs
  • Excellent writing and communication skills
  • Fast learner and confident decision maker
  • Unafraid to say “I don’t know”, and then chase down information

PREFERRED SKILLS & EXPERIENCE

  • Minimum 2+ years advertising agency experience, specifically engaging with the Creative Department
  • Demonstrated success in management of multiple projects
  • Experience with project management/planning software such as Workamajig
  • Awareness of Adobe products
  • Proficient in Google G-Suite and Keynote
  • Understanding of Strata
  • College Degree in Advertising, Marketing, or other applicable degree

To apply for this job email your details to TeamPorterCo@portercoagency.com