Senior Project Manager, Creative Operations

Zillow Group - Seattle, WA (30+ days ago)4.0

Full-time

About the team
Zillow Group Studios is the creative arm of the Brand Marketing Team. Our work – video, copy and design – delights audiences and helps stakeholders meet their goals. We do it all: from advertising to emails; from multimedia storytelling to creative strategy.

We’re a fun team that makes great stuff, solves hard problems and keeps a good work-life balance. We treat each other with respect, cultivating a culture of teamwork, learning and trust. As an added bonus, the view from our office comprises Puget Sound and, weather permitting, two mountain ranges.
About the role
Zillow Group is looking for an accomplished, passionate senior project manager to join its internal creative agency, Zillow Group Studios. In this role, you will oversee complex B2B campaigns with an eye to the big picture as well as small but crucial details. If you are excited to help talented people deliver strong creative work for a range of highly engaged stakeholders, we'd love to hear from you.

You will have the opportunity to…

Deliver results in a fast-moving, innovative environment
Ensure an exceptional stakeholder and creative experience
Head off problems through your deep understanding of people, process and potential outcomes
Build new process and improve existing ways of doing things
Work autonomously with a high level of ownership
Engage and inspire creatives by connecting with their work, anticipating their needs, and giving them the resources they need to deliver results
Instill confidence in stakeholders with your deep understanding of their business and how you and ZG Studios can help them meet their goals
Work closely with fellow project managers and inspire them with your vision and your ability to get things done
As senior project manager you will…

Manage small- and large-scale projects
Develop and manage workback schedules
Receive and traffic briefs, in conjunction with creative leaders (content, design, video)
Drive creative prioritization process
Develop production timelines and tracking against budget
Serve as liaison between the creative studio and client groups
Manage work feedback and approval process
Partner with Agent Marketing PM to engage in contingency planning and problem solving
Manage timelines and resources across geographically separated teams
Cut through ambiguity
Who you are
7+ years of project management or campaign production experience
Well-developed knowledge of creative processes
In-house agency experience a plus
Strong written and verbal communication skills
Ability to successfully have difficult conversations that end with positive, actionable results
Experience working with multiple creative disciplines (video, written, design, UX)
Proven track record in fast-paced environment
Ability to push a team to deliver high-quality work with maximum efficiency
Proactive approach to potential challenges and opportunities
Asana expertise a plus
Get to know us
Zillow Group houses a portfolio of the largest and most vibrant real estate and home-related brands on the web and mobile. Our mission is to build the largest, most trusted and vibrant home-related marketplace in the world.
Zillow Group is owned, fueled and grown by innovators who help people make better, smarter decisions around all things home. We encourage one another at every level, and our efforts are supported by employee-driven, world-class benefits that enable us to enjoy our lives outside the office while building fulfilling careers that impact millions of individuals every day.

Zillow Group is an equal opportunity employer committed to fostering an inclusive, innovative environment with the best employees. Therefore, we provide employment opportunities without regard to age, race, color, ancestry, national origin, religion, disability, sex, gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, or any other protected status in accordance with applicable law. If there are preparations we can make to help ensure you have a comfortable and positive interview experience, please let us know.