Senior Project Manager – (creative agency)

E6533b

£40-50k

LONDON

Events

Agency

Permanent

Job Description

Fabulous opportunity for an experienced agency Project Manager to join the new client team at this leading creative ‘experience’ agency working b2b and b2c.

Organisation:
World renowned and highly creative agency – they work with clients on design-led “experiences” to build relationships between people and the brand, across a diverse range of sectors. 

Role:
Working in the New Business Team of this leading agency, you’ll be specifically working with new clients.
The briefs they get are extremely diverse, ranging from visual identities, to live events, exhibitions, installations, digital and graphic content.  A wide range of corporate clients serving many different industries.  The team activities include meeting new clients, pitching for prospective work and then delivering projects or programmes (globally).  As such the work is fast paced, stimulating in its subject matter and heavily weighted to integrated marketing activity.  This is a deliberately small, highly efficient and capable team, harnessing the wider support from the business for pitches and delivery.  Their objectives are to innovate, push creative boundaries and deliver sustainable client business which can grow in to longer term, large scale clients. 
As Senior Project Manager you’ll be responsible for managing a variety of projects.  Your responsibilities will include:

  • Take lead in delivering projects, including exhibitions, communications initiatives, installations, events, digital projects and a range of pitches, with budgets ranging from £500k up to circa £3-4m.
  • Work closely with relevant design, production team members and third party suppliers in developing timelines and run projects
  • Develop project proposals, write effective, compelling project briefs and presentations
  • Brief and manage all relevant internal teams
  • Build client relationships

You:
You’ll have agency experience at a senior Project Manager or Account Manager level, and be able to work across a diverse range of project across the creative and ‘live’ arena.  You’ll be a bit of ‘star’ – and be excited by working with innovative and creative talent, across a diverse range of client challenges.

  • Previous agency experience as Project Manager or Account Manager
  • Live events, communications, digital, exhibition/installation experience
  • Sufficient experience to take sole responsibility for engaging directly with clients, delivering pitches and projects
  • Experience of working with corporate clients in varied sectors, and ability to work in varied sectors
  • Excellent communication and relationship building skills
  • Good financial management skills
  • Intelligent, ambitious and highly motivated team player with commitment to quality and professionalism
  • Able to travel internationally

This is a truly fantastic opportunity to work with possibly the most creative and well known agency in its field – and work on their newest and most exciting and innovative creative projects.