Director, Project Leadership

New York
Jan 24, 2013
Feb 23, 2013
Ms. Terry Nesmith
Full Time
• Lead cross-disciplinary working team(s) dedicated to developing specific project deliverables
• Lead and cultivate client relationships through development and execution of projects, including presentation of interim and final deliverables
• Drive thought-leadership, including original IP, synthesis of research, audits of industry and business thinking, and cultural news to formulate new products for Scratch and its partners
• Support business development and launching engagements
• Collaborate with partners across Scratch and Viacom’s portfolio of brands to develop and present client deliverables
• Oversee project timelines, budgets, materials production, event planning, etc.

• 8-10 yrs. in consulting, strategy, marketing/advertising (account management or account planning), and/or tech preferred
• Proven ability to shepherd projects from start to finish
• Drive for transformational, pioneering cultural work
• Strategic and analytical thinker with excellent written, verbal communication, and presentation skills
• Flexibility, initiative, appetite for entrepreneurial environment and appreciation for various corporate cultures
• Strong interpersonal, relationship-development and leadership skills
• Effective manager of direct and cross-functional teams
• Strong connection to and passion for culture and cross-disciplinary thinking
• Well-organized, detail-oriented, ability to prioritize and multi-task
• Knowledge of retail, product design/development, automotive, healthcare, financial services and/or media industries a plus
• Willing to travel

Position is available on a full-time, freelance basis.
Location: New York City

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