Project Manager 

Position Summary

Motivf is looking for a camaraderie and culture builder who knows how to get it done on-time and on-budget. The project manager is the hub between our team and the client from the business development through final execution. The PM interfaces heavily with senior technical, marketing and management within the client organization to assure that progress is understood and accepted. We require a tech-savvy, flexible PM that can create, build, implement, and lead projects under the ever-changing demands of client life.

Location: Washington D.C., Maryland, Virginia, NYC, Nationwide (USA).

Work You’ll Do:

  • Clearly communicate and engage in a creative, collaborative design process with cross-functional business and technology teams

  • Define key metrics and set goals for client initiatives

  • Develop, maintain, review and disseminate all project documentation including project schedules, status reports, budgets, backlog, change orders, invoices, and projects reviews

  • Ensure all projects under his/her direction meet profitability targets and support utilization targets and achievement of other financial metrics

  • Ensure quality standards are met on all projects

  • Establish and sustain senior-level client relationships

  • Manage project deliverables including; requirements, competitive evaluations, sitemaps, wireframes, user stories, test plans, personas, technical documentation, metric plans, etc.

  • Participate in the complete project lifecycle process from estimating to execution (strategy, discovery, budgeting, UX, design, architecture, development, quality assurance, and delivery)

  • Partner with Technical lead and implementation team to identify appropriate technology solutions

  • Review the work of junior team members and provide feedback and recommendations

Required Qualifications:

  • Ability to build relationships across teams, departments, and clients

  • Bachelor’s degree in Business, IT Management, or other relevant field

  • Excellent leadership, relationship management, presentation and communications skills that establish trust, credibility and respect

  • Motivational leadership, inspiring cross-functional team to deliver top quality materials under tight deadlines

  • Proactive critical thinking; drawing conclusions, find creative solutions, structured problem-solving approach

  • World-class written and oral communication/presentation skills with proven persuasive skills with clients

  • 3+ years project management experience in successfully delivering marketing and technology solutions

  • Knowledge of Agile/Iterative methodologies; e.g.., Scrum, XP, Lean and SDLC Waterfall

  • 3+ years of client management experience with the ability to set expectations and communicate effectively to all levels of stakeholders

  • Organized, strategic, energetic, deeply knowledgeable about the latest web technologies and trends

  • U.S. Citizenship (due to client requirements)

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Ability to work under pressure with teams and independently

  • Bilingual in at least one other language plus English

  • Consulting experience in a fast-paced commercial or government setting

  • Project Management Professional (PMP) certification

How You’ll Grow:

At Motivf, our professional development plans focus on helping people at every level of their career to identify and use their strengths to do their best work every day. From entry-level employees to senior leaders, we believe in life-long learning. We offer opportunities to help sharpen skills, work with industry-leading talent on a daily basis, and hands-on experience in the global, fast-changing business world. From on-the-job learning to continuing education programs, our professionals have a variety of opportunities to continue to grow throughout their career, while delivering products and services to both global and local clients.

How to Apply:

Please fill out an application and upload a resume and any examples of work at the link below.