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Publication or Company Colossal Media
Job Title Project Manager
Industry Sales/Advertising Sales
Salary Competitive
Benefits 401K/403B, Bonuses, Dental, Health
Job Duration Full Time
Job Location Brooklyn, NY
Job Requirements Are you best suited on the rooftops of New York City, and not afraid to get your hands dirty? Are you passionate about the arts and enjoy a workplace in a highly creative atmosphere? Are you a hard-worker who performs well in fast-paced environments with adherent deadlines? If all of these things sound like you, Colossal Media wants you to join our team.

We are currently seeking a project manager to coordinate the efforts of our in-house production team, Sky High Murals. The role involves assisting on the supervision of resources, overall direction, coordination, implementation, execution, control, and completion of specific projects. The project manager will also be responsible for ensuring standards and deadlines are met, procedures are followed, and best practices are employed to maximize cost, time, and quality. An ability to coordinate affective communication and streamlined efficiency between our office and shop will be absolutely paramount.

The majority of our teamís workdays are spent outdoors, and we perform most of our jobs off of 2-point scaffolding and various other types of scaffolding. Experience with construction equipment or a riggers license is preferred but not required.

Other Responsibilities

-Direct and manage day-to-day operational aspects of a project as it develops from beginning to end.
-Effectively communicate project expectations to team members, monitor workload and productivity, and may intervene in issues to maximize the effectiveness of the team, site safety, and quality control.
-Leading or participating in technical troubleshooting calls. Planning, scheduling, and tracking project timelines and milestones.
-Proactively manage changes in project scope, identify potential crises, and devise contingency plans.
-Track and report team hours and expenses on a weekly basis, in addition to weekly and monthly management reports.
-Contribute to and provide technical QA for outage post mortem reports.
-Effectively applies our methodology and enforces project standards

Skills Required

-Ability to prioritize along with good time management skills Excellent interpersonal skills. Good problem solving skills. Ability to participate as part of a team.
-High level of initiative, proactive approach. Ability to work unsupervised.
-Excellent telephone demeanor.
-Has sense of ownership/accountability.
-Flexible and adaptable to meet the teams needs.
-Honest, hardworking and reliable.

Education and Experience

-Direct work experience in project management capacity. Proven experience in people management.
-Proven experience in strategic planning.
-Proven experience in risk management, 10-hour OSHA card, and 16-hour Scaffold safety cardholder and/or a riggers license is preferred but not required. Must be proficient in Illustrator and Excel. Photoshop and InDesign are proffered but not a requirement.
About Our Company Colossal Media is the largest hand paint mural and outdoor advertising company in the United States. We hand paint large-scale photorealistic murals, art projects, advertising campaigns and more in New York City and nationwide.
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