The Project Manager role requires an individual who thrives when managing projects in a fast-paced, team-oriented, professional environment. This position is an opportunity to gain valuable experience in all aspects of digital political campaigns.
The Project Manager will specifically:
Manage day-to-day communications with clients and interface directly with partners and vendors as a representative of Winning Mark
Track and optimize digital campaign budgets
Implement and direct the execution of online advertising (social, search, display, video, audio, etc.) and email marketing campaigns
Draft, edit, and proof copy/scripts for social media, blogs, emails, websites, and videos
Watch trends, research opportunities, and suggest creative strategies to improve our work, help our clients, and benefit our business
Monitor campaign goals and meet deadlines and milestones accordingly
Who we are looking for: We seek an individual with personality, drive and a proactive work ethic that will excel within the current ever-changing political landscape. A successful Project Manager will develop strong relationships with clients, monitor external factors and react accordingly while going the extra mile to help campaigns win. We are looking for someone who…
Has a strong desire to do outstanding work, exceed expectations, and win
Has exceptional communication and organizational skills
Is able to adapt to changes, multitask, and work well in a collaborative setting
Is not afraid to ask questions and communicates well
Is detail-oriented and a great note-taker
Has a passion for progressive change
Is committed to completing projects and going above and beyond for clients, no matter the circumstances
Enjoys working with a team and is committed to the success and goals of the team and company
Below are the core duties of the position. In this position, you will receive ongoing training to help you develop the following skills:
Manage ad campaigns on various digital advertising platforms including: Facebook Business Manager, DSPs (e.g., Doubleclick Bid Manager, The TradeDesk, etc.) Google AdWords/TrueView, LinkedIn Ads, and Twitter for Business;
Master digital tools including: Google Suite, NGP VAN, EveryAction, Blue State Digital, ActBlue, PayPal, Salesforce and other CRMs, Basecamp, SquareSpace, WordPress and other CMS systems;
Create, implement, and monitor media budgets;
Record and analyze campaign metrics to ensure goals are reached;
Compose comprehensive data reports;
Experience working in a fast-paced, campaign atmosphere is a plus, and a commitment to periodically working long and irregular hours (including evenings and weekends) is a must. At the same time, we strive to promote balance in the workplace, including flexible hours and working remotely when appropriate. The ability to work well within this system, including as a good steward of a flexible work environment, is essential.
This will be a full-time, exempt position. Winning Mark offers competitive salary along with 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 email@example.com. 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 digital 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.