Marketing Project Manager - Society6

Leaf Group
Santa Monica, California
Oct 18, 2018
Metro Area
Los Angeles
Full Time

Society6 is home to hundreds of thousands of artists from around the globe, uploading and selling their original works as 40+ premium consumer goods. They create, we produce and fulfill, and every purchase pays an artist. Simple but huge.

We are seeking a Marketing Project Manager to oversee the execution of all marketing initiatives from catalogs to influencer campaigns. You’ll be in charge of building a project management flow to create efficiencies that will help the entire team work faster and smarter.

A big vision calls for a big job.  As we grow, our need for a Marketing Project Manager grows with us.

You’ll Report To: SVP & GM, Society6

A typical day as a Marketing Project Manager might include:

  • Reporting and metrics on projects including timelines, estimated hours (level of effort), budget costs versus actuals and post project recaps. Understanding the workings of all departments and project needs. Maintaining a master marketing calendar + Gantt chart that tracks progress on all initiatives Handling all incoming project or ideation requests, and working with the team to determine level of effort and overall brand + revenue impact of each request Serving as the main point of contact for projects and keeping teams up to date on status changes Working cross departmentally to establish priorities and delivery dates for all projects based on bandwidth and business objectives Scoping out and understanding the needs of each project to effectively prioritize delivery dates Ensuring tasks are completed on time for projects Managing overall project timelines and ensuring accuracy of all project deliverables Anticipating impact on other areas not directly related to an individual project and proactively working to resolve those items Managing vendor negotiation and contracts for projects on an as-needed basis Managing project management software, Google Drive folders, and Dropbox as-needed

What You Have:

  • Bachelor’s degree in Advertising, Marketing, Business, or related field 3-5 years’ experience in project management Executes own activities with generally-defined goals and minimal supervision Proficient in project management applications such as Trello, Basecamp, Wrike, Microsoft Project, as well as Microsoft Excel Experience working within a multi-disciplinary and cross-functional team with respect towards others and focused on successfully meeting team goals Appropriately influences cross-functional team members without formal authority or management control including graphic designers, photographers, copywriters Establishes high level of trust and credibility internally, with clients, independent associates, and vendors Strong skills in the following areas:
    • Team Player Ability to think through projects and assess resources Ability to maintain confidentiality Ability to multi-task in a fast paced environment Strong communication skills both verbal and written Self Starter Organization skills
    Not afraid to wear multiple hats - no job being too small or too large. We're casual and informal but we work hard and work responsibly. A pleasant and supportive demeanor goes a long way.

Who We Are:
We create experiences that celebrate the best of art, design, and technology. We want smart, curious people committed to putting people first, having fun while they work, a commitment to high quality service to make things better and a desire for constant growth. We work in a fun, hard-working collaborative environment that is diverse, adventurous, and open-minded. Check us out here:

What We Have:

  • Winner of the 2017 Best Company for Diversity award Comparably Winner of the 2017 Best Company Los Angeles award Comparably Cool office environment and culture (i.e., Thirsty Thursdays, Free Lunch Fridays, and all of the other fun activities we gather for) Discounted gym memberships Paid-to-play vacation rewards Discretionary unlimited vacation time Employee discounts for Saatchi Art, Society6, and Deny Designs 401K Medical, Dental, Vision Flexible Spending Accounts

Leaf Group, Ltd. is an equal opportunity employer. Applicants for all job openings are welcome and will be considered without regard to race, color, religion, national origin, sex, age, sexual orientation, physical or mental disability, or any other basis protected by state, federal, or local law. It is the intent of the Company to comply with all applicable federal, state, and local legislation concerning equal opportunity in employment.

Agency Disclosure:
If the Leaf Group Talent Acquisition department, or any current company employee, receives an unsolicited resume from a third party recruiting agency and Leaf Group does not have a signed Agency Agreement active, Leaf Group will not be deemed liable to pay a placement fee. The unsolicited resume will be considered a gift and can be considered for our recruitment efforts.