Who we are looking for: The person who will be successful in this position is someone capable of producing high-quality work in a fast-paced, complex, and project-based environment. Because of this, we are seeking an individual with a strong drive and proactive work ethic. We are looking for someone who has the following:
Experience communicating directly with clients and vendors, and managing expectations
Superior time-management and multi-tasking skills
Exceptional communication and organizational skills
Outstanding critical-thinking skills, and is a quick learner
A good eye for grammar and is detail-oriented
Works well in a collaborative setting
Ability to problem-solve but is not afraid of asking questions or following up to keep projects moving
Is deadline driven and available during occasional irregular hours (evenings and weekends)
Works well under pressure
A strong desire to do outstanding work, and exceed expectations
A passion for progressive change
1-2 years of experience coordinating projects
Why you should apply: As a Project Coordinator, you will be a critical part of the team running the day-to-day operations of print-based projects. Typical duties for this position will include:
Developing and coordinating production schedules between designers, printers, and mailhouses
Creating and executing direct mail plans, and building and maintaining budgets
Tracking project deliverables, dates, and deadlines and managing ever-changing project scopes and schedules
Proactively managing multiple projects of varying sizes, following up as needed
Establishing and maintaining relationships with new and existing clients and vendors
Communicating directly with clients and internal team members to ensure the goals of the campaign are met
Copyediting and proofreading
Developing and improving project management systems and workflows
Identifying and developing new print-related opportunities for clients
Supporting sales and marketing efforts
Using digital tools including: Google Apps and Suite, NGP VAN, EveryAction, Adobe Suite, and Basecamp
Working in political campaigns and other fast-paced marketing settings
This will be a full-time, exempt position. The starting salary range is $40,000 - $51,000, based on experience. Winning Mark offers a robust benefits package including health, dental, wellness allotment, TriMet reimbursement, a fully stocked kitchen, staff meals, holiday pay, PTO, and cell phone bill payment. Work will be done during normal business hours at our Portland office (9am - 5pm, M-F), with some work outside of normal business hours.
Please email your resume and a cover letter stating why you are interested in working for Winning Mark to firstname.lastname@example.org. In your cover letter, please share with us a specific project you are proud of.
We will review applications on a rolling basis. If you are seeing this posting, the job is still available. NO PHONE CALLS PLEASE.
About Winning Mark
Winning Mark is a political consulting and media firm specializing in cutting-edge media strategies for progressive campaigns. We are based in Portland, Oregon, and our work is national, regional and local in scope. We develop creative, data-driven online media for a diverse set of causes, including public lands, river protection, forest policy, and other Western conservation issues; public information and advocacy on revenue, labor, education, healthcare, climate change; and a variety of candidates and ballot measures.
Winning Mark is an equal opportunity employer. All qualified persons will be considered for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, disability, marital, status, gender identity, sexual orientation, or any other non-merit factor.