Digital Project Manager

Project Manager – Web Solutions 

We are leading a Project Manager search for our highly regarded, digital agency client. You’ll join a team that fosters a collaborative, balanced culture and is dedicated to driving innovation, growth and visibility for their clients. 

We are moving quickly and are excited to speak with experienced  PM’s with experience  managing large complex website redesign projects from discovery through launch.

This is a remote contract position starting now through at least the end of August 2024. (there is a potential this contract will extend and/or potentially convert). HireMinds takes great care of our contractors by providing excellent benefits, strong compensation and consistent communication. 

Job Description: 
As a natural leader, you will thrive in a fast-paced environment and excel at collaborating with clients and internal teams of strategists, designers, and developers. You will develop and execute comprehensive project plans, delegate tasks, and manage all aspects of the project lifecycle, keeping deliverables on schedule.

You will begin managing 1-2 projects (about 5-8 hours per week per project) until reaching a max capacity of 4-6 projects. 

Job Responsibilities

  • Plan, lead, and manage all phases of website projects, from concept to launch
  • Serve as the primary client contact, leading regular status meetings
  • Clearly understand and translate client business needs to the internal team
  • Cultivate and nurture valuable client relationships
  • Communicate openly and effectively to manage expectations
  • Develop and implement project plans with clear deliverables
  • Delegate tasks and responsibilities strategically to team members
  • Establish and enforce project timelines, ensuring deadlines are met
  • Proactively manage changes in scope, identify risks, and create contingency plans
  • Prioritize project tasks and deliverables efficiently
  • Track, address, and report on project issues
  • Manage project budgets to achieve defined financial goals
  • Detailed note taking during all internal and client meetings
  • Writing and presenting change orders to clients as needed

Required Experience

  • A proven track record of success in strategizing, planning, and executing large website projects
  • 4+ years of client facing project management experience
  • Digital agency experience
  • Understanding of web development processes and CMS platforms in Drupal or WordPress
  • Experience with tools such as Jira, Basecamp and Kantata
  • Strong problem-solving and decision-making capabilities
  • Exceptional communication (written and verbal) and interpersonal skills
  • Strong attention to detail
  • Bachelor’s or Master’s Degree