We are looking for a Multi-Platform Associate Project Manager based in Washington, DC to support a portfolio of work for major clients and new business. The successful candidate will provide assistance for the management, tracking and delivery of projects across workstreams with a particular focus on digital and social media programs and creative development. In this important role you will be a juggler, a problem solver, a quick thinker, a negotiator, and a diplomat. No two days are alike, but they will be fun and challenging.
A bachelor's degree or the equivalent experience is required.
The successful candidate will have 2-4 years of project management experience, preferably in a marketing, public relations, consulting or advertising agency setting agency.
Proven digital marketing, social media and traffic management experience for a major consumer brand is required.
Strong experience with scoping, development of budgets and schedules for complex programs with multiple workstreams
You will have a proven track record of managing deadlines, organizing details and working with a ‘can do’ attitude.
You will need strong interpersonal and communication skills, and the ability to communicate effectively with all stakeholders.
The understanding of design fundamentals, video production and/or new business development is a definite plus.
You will be highly organized; details oriented and possess the proven ability to keep all projects on track.
About Weber Shandwick
Weber Shandwick is a leading global communications and engagement firm in 80 cities across 34 countries, with a network extending to 128 cities in 81 countries. The firm’s diverse team of strategists, analysts, producers, designers, developers and campaign activators has won the most prestigious awards in the world for innovative, creative approaches and impactful work. Weber Shandwick was the only public relations agency included on the Advertising Age Agency A-list in 2014 and 2015 and the only PR firm designated an A-List Agency Standout in 2017. Weber Shandwick was honored as PRWeek’s Global Agency of the Year in 2015, 2016 and 2017, The Holmes Report’s Global Agency of the Year in 2010, 2012, 2014, 2015 and 2017, and The Holmes Report’s Global Digital Agency of the Year in 2016. The firm deploys deep expertise across sectors and specialty areas, including consumer marketing, corporate reputation, healthcare, technology, public affairs, financial services, employee engagement, social impact, financial communications and crisis management, using proprietary social, digital and analytics methodologies. Weber Shandwick is part of the Interpublic Group (NYSE: IPG). For more information, visit http://www.webershandwick.com.
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