Project Manager

New York, Salary:Negotiable

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About Social Chain

Who are we? 

We are a global team of innovators with a track-record for leveraging owned media, technology, and insights to build brands that earn a meaningful share of people’s lives. With 750+ employees across 24 offices worldwide. 

Why does Social Chain exist? 

Work: Through our combined creativity, talent, skills, care, and knowledge we produce unique and necessary value for our partners, our products, and our people. 

Welfare: To build a happy, diverse, connected, community of teammates that enjoy their work, where they work, when they work, how they work, and who they work with. 

World: With direct action, through our influence, and by our example, we will work to end social injustice, fight inequality, stop climate change and raise awareness for issues that matter to us. 

Who are you? 

First: You demonstrate a refusal to come second with an inherent need to stay ahead and encourage others to adopt this spirit too. 

Fearless: You shun complacency and strive for innovation in a world of saturation. 

Ever-changing: With a passion for media, you strive to stay ahead of a landscape that is constantly changing.

Job Description

A project manager supports ideation, planning, and execution of innovative social-first marketing campaigns for consumer-led clients. 

Responsibilities: 

- Maintain and monitor project plans and schedules, budgets, and expenditures. - Manage the assignment of projects to design, copy, and production. 

- Manage creative feedback and approval process at various stages of asset development. - Facilitate efficient communication and manage expectations amongst all internal stakeholders. 

- Book creative resources for incoming briefs by understanding creative skillset and matching those skills to product deliverables. 

- Coordinate with the production team on creating production schedules, call sheets, and talent/vendor contracts. 

- Coordinate with the production team to manage studio logistics including equipment, booking, and personnel. 

- Collaborate with the production team to meet the needs of talent, location, and prop sourcing. 

- Provide administrative support to outside departments as needed.

Candidate Requirements

Desirable Qualities 

- Project management or production experience 

- A creative mindset and understanding of creative processes 

- Close attention to detail 

- Strong organizational skills and work ethic 

- Positive outlook 

- Self-motivated 

Specific knowledge, Skills, and Abilities 

  • Systems: Google Suite & Drive, project management tools (not mandatory), Adobe Suite 
  • Languages: English
  • Soft skills: Great communicator, organized, creative and strategic thinker, ahead of the curve, solutions-oriented, calm and collected, intuitive.