About LST Marketing

At LST Marketing, we create events, consumer activations and communications that help brands make connections by defining their authentic purpose, to become proactive, to innovate and live culturally relevant and commercially successful lives. We provide custom solutions for clients participating in experiential marketing, event production, sports and entertainment. LST Marketing’s team of professionals excels at urban event operations, sponsorship activation, creative services, business-to-business sponsorship strategy, automotive retail advertising, corporate hospitality, communications, marketing research and analytics.

We offer excellent benefits including 401(k) with matching, health, dental, vision, life, paid-time-off – all in a challenging, fast-paced, but fun and flexible environment.

PROJECT MANAGER

Description: The Project Manager role is to ensure that all aspects of integrated marketing campaign are successfully delivered to the client. This role is also responsible for the fiscal health of the program and for communicating effectively with the team and the client.

Position includes all of the following aspects:  

Client Management:

  • Participate in the development of integrated solutions that leverage agency offerings and are mutually beneficial for the client and the agency
  • Guide the development, writing and presentation of incremental program proposals, scopes of work, schedules and staffing plans as they relate to solutions
  • Build and maintain effective client relationships, ensuring that all client’s needs are heard, understood and addressed in a timely way
  • Ensure clear communication to the client for the assigned program regarding roles and responsibilities, scope, budget, schedules and program status/ action items

 

Resource/Team Management:

  • Working with the key team members, manage the program process from creative through execution
  • Ensure regular team meetings and manage communications between team members, ensuring all deadlines are met
  • Coach and oversee junior team members on execution of all individual job details
  • Manage resources; identify, negotiate and book external resources as needed

 

Budget and Vendor Management:

  • Working with the key team members, create program budgets and manage the revenue throughout client programs
  • Translate costs to a sell price with appropriate detail to be communicated to the client
  • Manage/mitigate third party costs
  • Develop and actively manage vendor/ freelance talent relationships to ensure best available talent and pricing
  • Reconcile program costs against budget for your assigned program

 

Creative Management:

  • Participate in creative brainstorms to generate ideas for clients
  • Continually look for innovative solutions and production methods
  • Execute the integrity of the creative treatment in all deliverables
  • Contribute and recommend ideas on alternative solutions and the latest technology to enhance and add value to any experience

 

Success Measures:

  • Flawless delivery of client commitments
  • Positive team climate that inspires others to excel and deliver
  • Seen as a valuable leader of program and client teams
  • Repeat business with client
  • Profitable budget management

 

Requirements:

  • At least 5 years of agency background with marketing/ client services experience with at least last 3 years delivering integrated solutions: Digital, PR, Events, Corporate Marketing
  • Strong program management, organizational and communication skills
  • Excellent business and report-writing skills
  • Strong leadership skills and the ability to manage a team
  • Demonstrated production competencies:  client focus, accountability for results, team effectiveness, developing others, attention to detail, flexibility and professional confidence.
  • Strong familiarity and comfort with technology in general, a desire to remain informed of current trends and improvements, and the ability to communicate highly technical concepts to a non-technical audience

 

Here are a few personal traits that foster success at LST Marketing:

  • Judgment and Decision-Making Ability
  • Integrity
  • Initiative
  • Leadership
  • Achievement/Effort
  • Dependability
  • Social Orientation
  • Attention to Detail
  • Cooperation

Click here to apply for this position or to view additional career opportunities with LST Marketing.