Vokal is hiring a

Digital Project Manager

Chicago, United States
Full-Time

Vokal, a leading Digital Experience Agency, is looking for a passionate Digital Project Manager to join our growing team. Come take part in a supportive community where designers and developers across iOS, Android, and web collaborate to face exciting new challenges and redefine the way mobile impacts people’s lives. We’re prepared to give you the tools you need to be great at what you do, including six ways (and counting) to brew your coffee—or plenty of tea if you prefer. Your experience as a member of our team matters just as much as the experiences we create for our clients and the users of our products.

This position is based in our home office in Chicago’s River North neighborhood.

You are an experienced Digital Project Manager  who lives for challenges, loves managing budgets and timelines and consistently delivers on your commitments. You thrive in a fast-paced environment. You get excited and look forward to collaborating with clients, developers, and other designers.

We offer a competitive compensation package.

Position Responsibilities

  • Support Account Managers and Product Owners on projects as assigned
  • Help maintain project timeline, budget, resources, risks and communications
  • Ensure the business customer receives the deliverable as identified in the Statement of Work
  • Clearly communicate expectations to team members 
  • Ensure that the project team understands and adheres to project deliverables
  • Responsible for ensuring that Scrum is understood and in place within a project team
  • Act as Scrum Master on all assigned projects
  • Coordinate project resourcing with Senior Operations Manager
  • Identify and appropriately escalate project issues in a timely manner
  • Ability to manage multiple projects simultaneously, work under pressure and thrive in fast-paced environment

Desired Experience

  • 2-5 years of experience
  • Digital agency experience preferred
  • Demonstrated ability to collaborate with multi-disciplined team
  • Familiarity with Project Management Tools and software, specifically Basecamp and JIRA is a plus!
  • Experience with agile development and scrum
  • Strong writing and communication skills 

Education Required

  • Bachelor’s degree in business, marketing or other related field
  • Additional experience may be substituted for a completed degree

 

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