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Location: Seattle, Washington
Edelman is a leading global Communications Marketing firm that partners with many of the world’s largest and emerging businesses and organizations, helping them evolve, promote and protect their brands and reputations. Edelman was named one of Advertising Age’s “Agency to Watch” in 2014; one of Forbes’ “14 Most Influential Agencies of 2014”; and The Holmes Report’s “2013 Global Agency of the Year.” Edelman was awarded the Grand Prix Cannes Lion for PR in 2014 and was among Glassdoor’s “Best Places to Work” for the third time in 2014. Edelman owns specialty firms Edelman Intelligence (research) and United Entertainment Group (entertainment, sports, experiential), a joint venture with United Talent Agency.
Edelman is an equal opportunity employer of all protected classes, including veterans and individuals with disabilities.
Evolution of Edelman:
Edelman has experienced unprecedented growth in recent years – growth that is reflective of the firm’s ongoing evolution from a PR agency into a communications marketing firm. We now offer several specialized areas of expertise, including digital, social, creative, paid media and research to help clients evolve, promote and protect their brands in the market. By investing heavily in specialty areas – and by focusing on collaboration, agency position, innovation, and establishing a culture of creativity – Edelman is well-positioned to continue to deliver best-in-class work to our clients in today’s complex media landscape.
Edelman PNW is looking for a Senior Project Manager. This person will be responsible for the day-to-day management of creative marketing, advertising and PR initiatives in service of Edelman clients. This position is part of the Project Management Team at Edelman and will sit in the Seattle office.
As a Senior Project Manager, your primary role is to lead an integrated team through the full lifecycle of a project – identifying the approach to delivery, defining the scope and bringing the team’s vision to life. At the center of complex initiatives, you will lead the integration of multiple work streams from account, planners, designers, copywriters, producers, social media strategists and others. You will be the common thread on projects, managing schedules, deliverables, and financials on your assigned initiatives. In addition, this role will have some client contact.
Edelman Senior Project Managers own and drive the definition of scope, budget, key milestones, timelines, and deliverables. They proactively identify risks and solutions, and they are responsible for ensuring that project deliverables connect with creative intent, meet time specifications and uphold quality goals.
Creative project deliverables can include (but are not limited to):