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Senior Project Manager - Razorfish Health, Chicago(Job Number: RHW001059)
Primary Location-United States-Illinois-Chicago
Position: Sr. Project Manger
About Razorfish Health
Razorfish Health is unique among the roster of the largest healthcare agencies. Here’s why:
At Razorfish Health, we were built on re-invention. We were one of the very first digital agencies more than two decades ago, and we have continued to reinvent our agency, our team, and we specialize in re-inventing brands, campaigns and categories every day.
We have the deepest team of credentialed medical scientists, an award winning creative team, and an in-house data analytics team which allows us to understand the insights driving physicians, payers, and patients and to create ideas that help transform our clients’ brands.
We have offices in New York, Chicago, Philadelphia, and London with over 300 colleagues, serving a broad base of clients including 4 of the top 10 pharma companies, as well as OTC, biotech and health systems and hospitals.
In a sea of same, we swim differently. Our people are unique. Our perspectives are unique. Find out why our employees are proud to say #IAmARazorfish.
Web: http://www.razorfishhealth.com | Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/razorfishhealth
Razorfish Health is seeking a Senior Project Manager to join a robust team who are leading our clients to new innovations. The ideal candidate is a project management expert, mentor, and advocate. They are a trusted partner able to align internal teams with a mutual understanding of all deliverables and drive them to execution. The Senior Project Manager will understand agency work products to oversee a team delivering work for at least one significant client book of business. They will partner with other departments to resolve project-level issues and advocate for process improvements. The Senior Project Manager’s responsibilities include, but are not limited to, the following:
Act as the project lead across projects and be ultimately responsible for the delivery of high-quality deliverables that power client satisfaction, meet business requirements, and balance client and agency economics
Define project scope, draft statements of work (SOWs), create staff plans, estimate budgets, and produce timelines that align to client and business needs
Interface heavily with marketing, technical, and creative senior leads to assure that the solution is understood and addresses the customer's business requirements
Manage the execution of work, which includes tracking team progress, routing deliverables for approval, monitoring scope, and analyzing financial performance
Actively monitor project risks/issues, escalate in a timely manner, and drive teams to effective solutions
Be responsible for the accurate financial management of the portfolio of projects to which they are assigned
In addition to the project responsibilities, may support pre-sales planning and scoping activities
Managing and mentoring junior staff
5-7+ years applicable experience as a Project Manager in an agency setting
Fully integrated (marketing, technical, digital, etc) delivery experience is required
Healthcare or pharma experience is required
Bachelor's degree in Marketing, MIS, Business Administration, or related field is preferred but not required
Solid understanding of project management methodology, including the ability to identify and resolve issues, manage risk, and develop detailed work plans and specifications
Comfort managing multidisciplinary teams, which may consist of creatives, technologists, media experts, etc
Experience interfacing with clients and partner vendors on technical delivery projects
About Publicis Health
Publicis Health is the world’s premier health-oriented agency network. A division of Publicis Groupe, Publicis Health manages top-tier agencies specializing in promoting innovative solutions in advertising, digital, branding, message delivery, market access, and medical communications. Publicis Health’s mission is to be the indispensable force for health and wellness business transformation through the alchemy of creativity and technology—for good.
With more than 5,000 employees around the world, Publicis Health manages 18 agency brands through 40 offices located in seven countries. Publicis Health brands include Digitas Health, Discovery USA, Heartbeat, in-sync, Langland, Maxcess Managed Markets, Payer Sciences, PDI, PlowShare Group, Publicis Health Media, Publicis LifeBrands, Publicis Resolute, Publicis Touchpoint Solutions, Razorfish Health, Real Science, Saatchi & Saatchi Wellness, Tardis Medical Consultancy, and Verilogue.
Web: www.publicishealth.com | Facebook: www.facebook.com/publicishealth
Not all applicants will be contacted. Publicis Health is an equal opportunity employer. No vendor/agency solicitation please.