Manager, Project Leadership

Location
New York
Posted
May 13, 2013
Closes
Jun 12, 2013
Contact
Ms. Terry Nesmith
Duration
Full Time
DAY-TO-DAY RESPONSIBILITIES:
• Support cross-disciplinary working team(s) in the development of project deliverables
• Research and analyze relevant industry and cultural trends, evaluate business problems
• Prepare creative/strategic briefs and project assignments and manage timelines, etc.
• Create and deliver presentations, videos and briefing materials
• Manage day-to-day relationships with third-party partners
• Manage project resources, including timelines, budgets, materials production, event planning, etc.

REQUIRED QUALIFICATIONS:
• 4-7 yrs in consulting, strategy, marketing/advertising (account management or planning), start-ups and/or tech preferred
• Drive for transformational, pioneering cultural work
• Flexibility, initiative, appetite for entrepreneurial environment and appreciation for various corporate cultures
• Strategic and analytical thinker with excellent written and interpersonal skills
• Strong connection to and passion for culture and cross-disciplinary thinking
• Ability to work in a fast-moving environment; flexible and adaptable to change
• Self-starter, seeking challenging experience
• Strong desk research skills
• 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

Position is available on a full-time, freelance basis.