Project Manager



2 years ago


Who we’re looking for:

The Project Manager is responsible for delivering solutions, according to defined timeline, scope and budget, within a cross functional global team. Strong communication and relationship building skills are a must in this role – you will need to apply your technical and managerial skills to successfully complete the project objectives with your team, whether they are digital, traditional or a combination of the two.

What you will be doing:

  • Develop and maintain a project schedule to define activities, sequence, dependencies, work effort and duration
  • Monitor and control key parameters (budget, scope, resources, risk, schedule) while maintaining quality standards on all deliverables
  • Identify and manage project resources in collaboration with the Account Manager
  • Effectively understand and communicate client business requirements to your project team
  • Develop, maintain and execute project plans throughout the defined project lifecycle
  • Plan and manage all project communications within the team

What we need from you:

  • Must have 3-5 years’ of experience in Traditional and Digital Project Management
  • Must have 1-2 years ‘of experience working in an advertisement agency environment
  • Experience in the agriculture industry considered a strong asset
  • The ability to manage a multi-disciplined, collaborative team and communicate complex and interconnected workflows
  • Detail oriented, extremely organized, and possesses excellent communication, analytical and presentation skills
  • Excellent networking and liaison skills with demonstrated client management skills
  • Demonstrated ability to effectively manage global teams and client project budgets
  • Desire to work for a values based firm with 8 core values: Integrity, Relationships, Excellence, Passion, Growth, * Personal Accountability, Fun and Box Busters (good enough is never good enough)

Who AdFarm is:

We help businesses talk to agricultural, agribusiness and rural audiences in a way that makes sense. In order to succeed, AdFarmers need to understand the farm audience better than any other communications company. We do this by driving deeper.

AdFarm intends to be a catalyst for the advancement of agriculture so we continue to unearth ideas that help us understand farmers and the factors that influence their buying decisions. This knowledge helps us craft messages that persuade, attract and intrigue farmers.

The six AdFarm offices are based in Calgary, AB; Guelph, ON; Fargo, ND; Kansas City, MO and Sacramento, CA

AdFarm Advantage:

Culture is important to us, and it should be to you too. We are heavily involved in the local community, have some great team events and offer a very flexible work environment. We offer competitive compensation, profit sharing and the opportunity to purchase shares in the AdFarm Canada farm.

Must be legally eligible to work in Canada. This is a Guleph based position and please note at this time we do not offer remote work opportunities or relocation/sponsorship assistance.

This job's salary is undisclosed
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