Project Manager

Lexington, Kentucky, United States
Fooji, Inc. is looking for an experienced and tenacious Project Manager to organize and implement complex key client projects. As our Project Manager, your job will be to coordinate people, processes and materials to ensure that our projects are delivered on time and produce the desired results. You will be the go-to person and own all aspects of project coordination, timeline and execution.Responsibilities include developing detailed project plans, ensuring resource availability and allocation and delivering every project on time within budget and scope. You should be an excellent communicator and comfortable managing multiple tasks. You also need to be a team player and have a problem-solving aptitude.

Position Details:

  • Manage cross-function to evolve creative concepts into clear sets of deliverables
  • Define the scope of projects (goals, deliverables, and schedule)
  • Serve as primary client contact, defining the project vision and managing expectations
  • Play a dual role of client advocate and Fooji team advocate
  • Keep projects on track through clear task lists, issue tracking, status reports, and meeting notes
  • Lead meetings and conference calls, and effectively set up the presentation of creative work
  • Communicate project issues and resolution to the client and internal team
  • Set up campaigns using Fooji’s own proprietary platform
  • Share bugs/suggestions for internal software improvements with our engineering team
  • Act as a liaison between Fooji teams (e.g. sales/engineering, engineering/customer service)
  • Manage and organize vendors, partners, and contract workers
  • Help on-board new clients and partners
  • Source new partnerships

skills required from you

  • Must have experience using project management software to develop project plans
  • Has managed project budgets over $100,000
  • Has had Project Management experience in Social Media campaigns and platforms
  • Have a flexible attitude toward evolving responsibilities and environments
  • Know how to develop a Statement of Work
  • Experience being the point person for clients
  • Must have outstanding written and verbal communication skills
  • A master at problem solving
  • Experience in diving into new software and platforms
  • Isn’t phone-phobic
  • Isn’t afraid to do what it takes to get the job done
  • Strong software technology understanding
  • An inclination to be a curious and self-driven learner
  • Must be able to work a flexible schedule (we often need project managers for evening and weekend campaigns)
  • Bachelor's degree or equivalent preferred
  • Must have 2-3 years of experience
  • Bonus points if you have PMP certification, business to business experience and experience with proprietary internal software

in case you’re not convinced…

Along with the great perks of a startup environment, Fooji offers all of the extras listed below.

Unlimited PTO/Sick Days

Here's how we view vacation - if you get your work done, you can take as much vacation as you want...seriously!

Health, Dental, & Vision

All full time employees are eligible for 100% paid health, dental and vision insurance.

Team Events

We love team bonding! Fooji team members regularly participate in fun bonding activities like retreats, employee sports leagues, and team dinners.

All required hardware

Employees will be provided with the latest Apple hardware and anything else you need to get the job done.

Great Company Culture

Fooji has a fun work environment with a modern office space. Our team works hard to always maintain a positive vibe in the office.

Flexible Schedule

As long as you show up and get your work done, we are super flexible with your schedule! Feel free to hit snooze.

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