Project Manager / Junior Account Director

Project Manager

A branding design agency located in downtown Chicago has an exciting opportunity for a Project Manager with at least 1 year of agency experience.

The desired candidate will possess good organizational and communication skills—as well as be familiar with project management in a creative agency atmosphere. Your role is a vital one and helps the entire team ensure that projects are delivered on-time, on-budget and on strategy. You will be responsible for working with creative, production and management teams to manage timelines, draft emails for clients, and provide recaps of client interaction.

Requirements:

- prior Project Managment experience in a design firm or ad agency is a must
- organized, detail-oriented and good verbal/written communication skills

- solid skills in Microsoft Word, Excel and Google Docs
- familiarity with ZOHO, Asana or another similar project management tool

Email your resume with comparable experience to hireme@upshiftcreative.com. Be sure to include your requested salary range when you respond.

This is a full-time, on-site position as a Junior Project Manager that offers full benefits and pays $40-48k. Please, no recruitment agencies, freelancers or overseas outsourcers. No phone calls, please.