Coordinator, Project Leadership

Location
New York
Posted
Oct 08, 2013
Closes
Nov 07, 2013
Contact
Ms. Terry Nesmith
Duration
Freelance
Scratch is looking for a motivated, capable Coordinator to contribute to projects for external and internal partners. Candidates should have a strong interest in consumer brands, media, business and culture, and possess the ability to think critically about how these elements interact. The Coordinator will provide operational, executional, and administrative support on a wide variety of assignments, potentially including research, analysis, and project management.

DAY-TO-DAY RESPONSIBILITIES:
•Support cross-disciplinary working team(s) dedicated to executing projects (e.g., assessments, strategies, research studies, videos, creative concepts, industry analyses, presentations & events)
•Draft project assignments and manage timelines
•Research and analyze relevant industry and cultural trends, evaluate business problems
•Prepare and present briefing materials based on this research
•Develop and manage internal team infrastructure, such as analyses, research, presentation materials, project management tools, etc.

REQUIRED QUALIFICATIONS:
•1-3 yrs experience in consulting, strategy, marketing/advertising (account management or planning), start-up and/or technology preferred
•Drive for transformational, pioneering cultural work
•Self-starter, seeking challenging experience to launch a career
•Creative, strategic, analytical, generous cross-disciplinary thinker
•Outstanding communicator with strong interpersonal skills and a desire to work collaboratively to share ideas
•Excellent written and desk research skills
•Strong connection to and passion for culture
•Impeccable attention to detail; well-organized; ability to prioritize, multi-task and meet deadlines
•Ability to work in a fast-moving environment; flexible and adaptable to change

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