Project Manager

In by Lisa Herren

At AdPredictive, we build smart tools for smart people. We connect brands with their audiences across the entire media landscape with greater efficiency and effectiveness than ever before – empowering them to focus on what matters most in growing and shaping their businesses.

We’re looking for a Project Manager to join the AdPredictive team in our Kansas City, KS office.  We are a diverse group of open-minded, hardworking individuals who know how to both have fun and get things done.  Our infrastructure is 100% cloud based, leveraging a wide array of open source and commercial technologies.

As an integral part of our team, the Project Manager plays an important role as the central gatekeeper for client and internal technical roadmap initiatives. This person is responsible for the organization and management of development projects.

Qualifications

  • 3+ years’ work experience in project management; marketing or advertising industry background a plus
  • Intermediate to advanced use of Microsoft Word, Excel and PowerPoint
  • Strong ability to effectively manage time, prioritize work, multi-task across multiple projects, and work in a fast-paced environment
  • Experience working in an Agile environment, certification a plus
  • Clear and concise verbal and written communication, and extremely detail-oriented
  • Ability to develop and maintain positive relationships across teams through ongoing communication and management of expectations
  • Bachelor’s degree or equivalent experience; specific formal project management training preferred
  • Willingness to travel up to 10% of the time

Responsibilities

  • Project manage initiatives from various areas of the organization from commencement to closure
  • Contribute to resources planning across teams
  • Listen and ask questions designed to collect relevant information around a project/need from all key stakeholders
  • Compile specifications into a clear and organized, repeatable template that can be referenced and understood by all parties
  • Ensure project expectations are clearly defined, measured, and accounted for
  • Work with execution teams to understand and document level of effort and timing parameters
  • Prepare, maintain and communicate timeline and milestone expectations with key stakeholders as defined at project initiation.
  • Maintain visibility to all deadlines and scope, coordinate progress check-ins as needed and communicate updates or delays proactively
  • Adhere to and improve internal processes, and leverage internal resources
  • Ensure project scope includes plan for thorough quality checks throughout various stages of project completion, with final approval of quality and acceptance following completion of work
  • Maintain positive relationships with team members from all departments
  • Demonstrate a thorough knowledge of platform/service functionality
  • Understand AdPredictive’s position on and recommendations for topics of interest to clients

Culture & Benefits

AdPredictive offers the following as part of our extensive benefits package:

  • The following are offered to our employees, free of cost:
    • Healthcare
    • Dental insurance
    • Vision insurance
    • Life/AD&D insurance
    • Short-term disability
    • Long-term disability
    • Dependent Care FSA
  • Employee bonus program tied to company performance
  • Company involvement in non-profit organizations directly benefiting the Kansas City area
  • Employee Morale Program
  • Retirement Plan with Employer Match
  • Monthly communication allowance
  • Flexible work schedules
  • Paid holidays

To apply for this job email your details to hr@adpredictive.com