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Digital Project Manager

Sametz Blackstone Associates is seeking a Digital Project Manager to join our digital team. The Project Manager will collaborate with our UX, development, design, and strategy teams towards our ultimate goal of bringing brand-focused websites to life for clients.

Our digital team is responsible for website discovery and investigation, information architecture, UX design, and front-end and back-end development. We offer WordPress and Drupal development in house, and work with dedicated partners to execute on a wide range of other platforms.

Responsibilities

  • Manage web projects end-to-end, from initial scoping during the proposal process, through kick-off and discovery, information architecture, UX and UI design, development, UAT, and deployment
  • Monitor project scope and timeline, keeping all internal and external stakeholders aligned
    Develop clear and thorough project plans, detailing internal tasks, client reviews and approvals
  • Estimate, document, and manage any project scope changes to ensure projects stay on track, and on budget
  • Co-lead discovery and investigation phases in collaboration with UX and Strategy teams
    Manage all client communications and meetings related to the web project(s)
  • Drive strong internal communication across web, design, and strategy teams
  • Proactively identify, elevate, and solve issues related to project execution
  • Collaborate on content creation / implementation and updates to Sametz Blackstone company website
  • Meet regularly with web and design teams to discuss projects and internal needs
  • Support the professional development of, and act as an advocate for, the web team

Ideal qualifications / expertise

  • Strong grasp of / experience with IA and UX phases, processes, and best practices
  • Experience with web accessibility issues, including ARIA and WCAG
  • Strong understanding of Front- and Back-End web development phases, processes, and best practices
  • Experience with web analytics and benchmarking
  • Experience managing web projects from strategy through to execution, and supporting UX and web development professionals
  • Familiarity with WordPress and Drupal; entering and managing content as well as understanding the editing / administration process of maintaining a CMS
  • Experience translating broader communications strategy into specific web strategies
  • Experience writing and collaborating on detailed scopes of work / proposals for web projects, and presenting and pitching them to clients
  • Commitment to maintaining a positive, collaborative environment within the web team
  • Organized, efficient, and able to manage multiple and complex projects
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills

Please send resume and sample URLs to hr@sametz.com. No phone calls please, or remote / outsourcing requests. Salary details commensurate with experience, and available upon application.