We are looking for an experienced Sr. Project Manager who will take on the management of key client projects assuring that the entire portfolio of projects achieve the required business and technical objectives and with the goal of delivering every project on time, within budget and within scope. This position is in Interactive Design -- Boston Universitys award-winning web design agency, nestled within the department of Marketing & Communications. The Interactive Design hive is always buzzing with innovative designers, wicked smart developers, and colorful copywriters, all of whom have a deep knowledge and passion for BU culture. Must be able to work in a fast paced, rapidly evolving environment but, an environment that does permit a terrific work life balance.
B.A. /B.S., or equivalent, five to eight years of experience working in project management in an agency, design or development-focused organization or technology sector. Understanding of, and experience managing design driven projects with a focus on user experience needs. Solid technical background with understanding and/or hands-on experience in site builds, design projects, software development and web technologies. Experience preferred, but not required, with: WordPress (the development platform of BU), OmniPlan (for scheduling and estimating), ActiveColab (tasking and time tracking). Ability to work in a fast paced, rapidly evolving environment. but, an environment that does permit a terrific work life balance. Tactically focused, strategic thinker. Some experience with Agile process is preferred. Excellent client-facing and internal communication skills .Excellent written and verbal communication skills. Solid organizational skills including attention to detail and the ability to multi-task. Requires flexibility and adaptability to new technology in a changing environment. Requires ability to prioritize multiple projects. Ability to work well under pressure and on high visibility projects. Thorough understanding of project management phases, techniques, and tools is required.
We are an equal opportunity employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability status, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law. We are a VEVRAA Federal Contractor.
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