Project Manager :: Your Creative People
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WE ARE LOOKING FOR A

Project Manager

Are you goal-oriented? Do you enjoy achieving order and driving results? Let's talk!

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The Details

We thrive on relationships, and we’re looking for a Project Manager who enjoys working with a team to achieve goals and improve business results. Along the way, you’ll be responsible for ensuring our internal team stays on schedule so we can meet client expectations. If you love creating order, have been known to color-code your task lists and sticky notes, and have organizers for your organizers, you may be the right fit for our team!

Will you join us?

Goals & Requirements:

The Project Manager's Goals:

  • Internally: To increase the level of overall team performance (billable efficiency & speed) and manage workflows so that the creative team is focused solely on developing creative and has no roadblocks to "winning.” This role supports all 6 teams within our organization (branding, motion, content/SEO, web experience, software, and strategy) and impacts each project's and team’s ROI.
  • ExternallyThis role manages risk and is accountable for meeting client expectations in budget and delivery (schedule). This individual mitigates scope creep, ensure projects are on time and stay on budget, reduce the frequency and breadth of redoes, and they keep clients coming back (retention).
The Project Manager's Responsibilities:
  • Opens the job number, inputs the data in our systems, and prepares all necessary materials for the team.
  • Makes resource decisions for routine tasks (may differ by skill/experience) and forecasts the resource allocation.
  • Prepares the project brief (which includes timeline and resource allocations) and an integrated delivery plan for the project or campaign.
  • Meets with and ensures that the creative team has all the necessary requirements (creative direction/brief, information/data, assets, and time clocking details) in hand before beginning the project.
  • During the project, proactively ensures that nothing has fallen through the cracks as well ensuring continued adherence to the budget and forecast. Check-in and manage delivery with each internal and external resource on the project. 
  • Oversees the day-to-day delivery, proactively reports back to the client about the status, manages client expectations, and alerts management to process improvements and hitting KPIs (i.e., billable efficiency, speed, etc.). This role is “accountable for meeting client expectations when it comes to budget and schedule.”
  • After delivery, closes out finished jobs in our systems, archives Dropbox files, and ensures client billing is complete.
Requirements for Success:
  • BA/BS degree or equivalent
  • 4-5 years of experience minimum
  • Experience managing teams of people 
  • Experience with project management systems
  • Communication skills for regular client interaction
  • A commitment to our core values
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Is YCP the place for you?

If you love the idea of working with exceptional clients in a culture of creative excellence, we want to hear from you! Inspire. Create. Delight. Think Differently

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Working Here

Inspired to Create 

Whether you’re collaborating with the design team to develop a brand new custom web presence for a client or dodging Nerf darts in one of our epic office battles, you can be sure that every day on the job will blaze new trails in creative ingenuity and meaningful work.

Our Mission

Our mission is to live out our core values on the job every day, from the first cup of coffee to the last client meeting. We need creative team members who love what they do, have deep experience, and share our goal to deliver exceptional results for every client, every day. 

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Our Values

Excellence. Partnership. Teamwork. Creativity. Dependability. Fun. Integrity. Our core values inspire everything we do at YCP. We don’t just hang our values on the walls. We internalize them and live them out in our work. If you share those values, let’s talk!

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Make a Difference Doing Work You Love

At YCP, our difference lies in our values, our culture, and our people.  We believe our team members serve clients best when they love their work, and that’s why we have intentionally created an environment that fosters creativity, excellence, and fun. Will you join us in thinking differently?

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Why You'll Love Working Here

We want our team members to know how much we value them, and that’s why we offer a full range of benefits and perks designed to support both your personal and professional goals.

  • Competitive Salaries
  • Generous Paid Absences (including a week at Christmas)
  • Wellness Program for Healthy Living (including gym membership)
  • Professional and Personal Development
  • A Generous 401k Match
  • Family-Friendly Schedules

Extra Perks!

  • Team development activities 
  • Your celebratory birthday breakfast (and day off)
  • Company cookouts
  • Epic Nerf battles
  • The latest Apple-branded Hardware
  • Lots and lots of Starbucks coffee (and tea)!!

Create Alongside Exceptional People

No matter what you do, it’s the people you work with who make a good job great. That’s why we handpick our team members based on commitment to our core values, strong work ethic, and exceptional skills. Exceptional people, stellar results.

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You'll Love Coming in to Collaborate

We designed our open studio space to encourage teamwork, collaboration, and creativity. And when you need space for in-depth focus work, client meetings, or brainstorming sessions, we’ve got that covered too. 

Create for Rewarding Clients

From local businesses to national brands, our clients bring us challenging projects that require creativity, skill, and exceptional results. Here are a few of the brands we’ve worked with. 

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Is YCP the place for you?

If you love the idea of working with exceptional clients in a culture of creative excellence, we want to hear from you! Inspire. Create. Delight. Think Differently

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Please be aware that because of the high number of resumes submitted, only candidates that match the requirements of the position will be contacted. We encourage you to check the website in the future, as open positions are updated frequently.

 
 
 
 
 


 
 
 
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At YCP, we don't hang our core values on the walls, we internalize them and live them out through the work we accomplish. If this sounds like a team you want to work with, contact us today.

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