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Project Manager

Full-time atOrangeYouGladBrooklyn,United States

Job Description

OrangeYouGlad (Brooklyn’s freshest li’l creative agency!) is looking for a full-time Project Manager.

Requirements:
An individual who can interface with clients; understands the basics of web design and development; can write and write well; loves graphic design; delights at spreadsheets; has experience in WordPress (and other CMS tools); is Type-A detail oriented; and is excited to join and help wrangle a small group of enthusiastic creatives. This person will help guide major projects from inception to launch on time and on budget. They will trouble-shoot hiccups and resource issues that arise, and manage expectations on all fronts.

Bonus points for experience with and/or mastery of any PM tools, including Trello, Harvest, Monday, Asana, Gantt Charts (in general), Jira, Basecamp, or the entire suite of Google apps.

Responsibilities:

- Be the gatekeeper of information and details for every project
- Understand the client requirements and keep those goals at the forefront of the project
- Manage schedules, deliverables, shifting dates, assets, and needs
- Collaborate on problem-solving and design critiques
- Create client presentations based on studio templates
- Document client feedback and manage incoming files and resources
- Assist with site planning, content entry, and light copy editing
- Provide project status updates to client and team
- Facilitate daily stand-up meetings
- Help document studio output, style guides, and documentation
- Assist with site bug testing

Knowledge & experience:

- Experience working in top CMS platforms (Wordpress, Shopify) and custom solutions
- Strong writing skills
- Experience scoping out website functionality and requirements
- Experience writing project proposals, project briefs, and project status summaries
- Understanding of third-party applications and platforms as well as integrations
- Understanding the basics of print design and ability to write a print spec
- Experience using PM software and coordinating multiple projects across a small team
- Love of social media and familiarity with Instagram, Snapchat, YouTube, Facebook

- 2+ years of experience managing design-focused projects that often have a technical end

You:

- Want to work with an 8–10 people team in a small Brooklyn Studio
- Enjoy a good pun, or can at least pretend to
- Have been accused of being both clever and nice
- Love learning new things and tackling new challenges
- Are a sponge (in a good way, of course)

How to apply / things to know:

Please email the following to work@orangeyouglad.com:

PDF resume
Link to your LinkedIn profile or online CV
List of 3–5 projects you have worked on with a brief description of your role. Include links if applicable.

This post is for a full-time position. Applicant must be able to work 9–5, M–F out of our Brooklyn, NY (USA) studio. You must also have work authorization for the United States. 

About OrangeYouGlad

OrangeYouGlad is an award-winning design studio in Brooklyn, NY, specializing in branding, strategy, web and app UX/UI, social design, and print design. Our clients range from national non-profits to local businesses to tech start-ups to fortune 500 companies.