At Saatchi & Saatchi X, we are strategists, collaborators, and creators helping clients grow while changing shopper behaviors. Our focus is on the evolution of commerce and how it impacts our clients today and tomorrow. We immerse ourselves in our clients’ businesses and bring together brilliant minds to create award-winning campaigns, bold solutions, and ingenious storytelling. We have a unique opportunity for someone who thrives in delivering transformational client services and sustainable results as a Project Manager. ***This role is for a detailed-focused individual with foresight and passion to lead teams and initiatives on time, and exceed expectations for Saatchi & Saatchi X and our Client. This role is located in Springdale, Arkansas.*** Role Summary The Project Manager is a leader with:- An ambitious spirit for collaboration with a strong sense of curiosity. You make courageous concepts come to life with brilliant ideas while partnering with your team and cross-department collaboration. You lead and drive clarity in job communications, status updates and coordinate all of the details and schedules of jobs traveling through the systems.- Foresight to lead our client & fearless ownership of the business like it is your own. Actively participate in brainstorming sessions that motivate and inspire others. You drool when you hear the words: budget; schedules; estimates; cost savings; efficiencies and project management tools.- Client Love. Your clients will know that you are a student of shopper marketing principles. You want to improve the lives of the shopper but also the lives of your clients. Client connections happen with a positive, proactive spirit…even in the face of adversity. You know the value of deepening professional relationships by consultative communication as well as extending your community network.- One Team, One Dream. You believe in the unreasonable power of creativity that comes from everyone and everywhere. You always have your team’s back and are willing to embrace accountability, curiosity, and passion for our industry niche. - Hustle. Your very presence and work ethic deliver results today, with urgency and excellence, which fuels new possibilities for tomorrow.
What you will work on: Contribute to revenue and forecast discussions, and determine the scope of work and timing of projects based on client briefings and partnerships with internal business partners. Assess and drive implementation of processes, communications, and deadlines while proactively managing project expectations and strategies. Analytically think with the foresight to solve great problems, influence others, and add value with input for our clients. What it’s like to work in this role? You will be in constant communication with the top brands in the world. With this knowledge, you will lead cross-functional collaboration that influences strategic and creative input. You are the representation of the agency's knowledge and advocacy for the client. You will work with an incredibly curious and fearless team that understands the need for humanity and mutuality in the work and in our partnerships. You will have a leadership team that constantly thinks through the lens of foresight while delivering with urgency and excellence that fuels new possibilities for tomorrow. Experience (Required / Preferred)- Clearly proven success in growing your client business through best in class marketing/advertising strategies (required)- 3-7 years of working experience, minimum, in marketing, advertising, or agency setting; including the navigation with cross-functional teams (required)- Demonstrated experience managing budgets, build scope of work, and managing multiple deadlines required in short periods of time (required)- Bachelor of Science or Arts Degree (required)- Demonstrated experience in CPG and/or retail strategy (preferred)- Shopper marketing and big brand experience (preferred)- Familiarity with in-store and digital vehicles (preferred/plus)