Web Team Project Manager (Remote) Thrive Agency

Description:

Founded in 2005, Thrive Internet Marketing Agency is a US-based digital marketing agency that creates custom WordPress websites and search engine optimization strategies for businesses across the United States and around the world. Thrive is committed to cultivating a culture of exceptional people who create outstanding results for our clients. We are a close-knit team that is motivated, smart, disciplined, organized and committed to turning ideas into action. We are professional, honest and passionate about our work.

We already have many happy clients and are adding more every day. Grow with us as we address the business marketing needs of clients across the United States and around the world.

Position Summary:

This full-time position in the Thrive Web Team will act as a primary client interaction point.  We often have many web projects running at the same time so this person will need to love a rapidly changing environment and be able to stay on top of shifting schedules, changing expectations, and the juggling of resources. Thrive mostly works with small to medium size businesses. You will be responsible for managing 10-15 web projects at any given time from the initial planning phases to launch. You will be the primary contact for the client and will be responsible for working with our team of designers and developers to create the marketing strategy, make sure the projects are on time, on budget and are up to our level of quality by also providing quality assurance.

This is a full-time position with expected work hours between 8:30 am – 5:30 pm which offers you the opportunity to work remotely from home.

Qualifications:

The candidate should have the following minimum qualifications.

  • 5+ years experience managing projects in a Digital Marketing Agency
  • 5+ years of WordPress experience
  • 5+ years of Customer Service
  • Able to work from Monday thru Friday, 8:30am – 5:30pm Central Standard Time
  • Knowledge of project management principles & Waterfall & Agile Methodology (scope, time, risk, communication)
  • Knowledge of web design, SEO, and internet marketing
  • Experience with managing budgets and resources
  • Experience testing websites for issues and quality control
  • Digital Marketing or SEO Agency experience a plus
  • Experience with Shopify or other CMS a plus
  • PMP Certification a plus

Responsibilities:

The project manager will…

  • Oversee development of client’s digital marketing strategy
  • Manage assigned Thrive web projects from inception to launch
  • Manage team’s tasks by assigning and ensuring they are completed on time & on budget
  • Setting up Projects in our Project Management System
  • Prepare tools, documentation, schedules, and scope
  • Assign and manages internal and external resources
  • Meet with clients to capture requirements, present data, and get approvals
  • Manage content, design, and development tasks by working with writers, designers, and developers
  • Set up development environments with system admins and ensure platform is ready for coding
  • Oversee code development, making sure it meets requirements and testing for quality control
  • Manage project launch activities ensuring sites are launched on time and correctly
  • Manage Support Tasks and Requests from existing clients
  • Quality Control on Projects by ensuring proper coding, proofreading content, checking designs meet requirements, etc.

Desired Skills:

The candidate should possess the following skill sets to be successful in the Thrive culture

  • Must have experience managing website projects from inception to launch
  • Comfortable tracking time using time tracking software and attributing to the correct projects
  • Strong customer service attitude and skills
  • Ability to manage client expectations and successfully overcoming barriers
  • Ability to answer client questions and lead them to the correct conclusions
  • Strong English communication skills (written & verbal)
  • Above-average time management skills
  • Highly organized
  • Comfortable taking the lead in a complex situation
  • Enjoys problem-solving
  • Knack for multi-tasking
  • Comfortable working on a deadline and has a personal drive to achieve them
  • Ability to manage remote resources (internal and external) from all other the world
  • Ability to effectively communicate and rationalize technical and creative concepts and opportunities as solutions to business goals

Hiring organization: Thrive Internet Marketing Agency

Location: Arlington, TX

Industry: Marketing

Educational requirements: Bachelor’s degree in IT, Business, or Marketing (or related experience)

Experience requirements: 5+ Years

Employment Type: Full-Time

Compensation: Based on experience

Benefits: Remote work
Health and dental 90% paid by company
Vision insurance
LTD 100% paid by company
401k with up to 2% company match
Health stipend
Company paid holidays
Unlimited PTO
Debt Free Grants
Company funded Health Savings Account (HRA)
Annual company paid retreat
Bonuses
Charity Matching

Remote Work: We offer remote working so you don’t have to live in Dallas/Fort Worth, Texas.