Senior Integrated Producer I Project Management (DTC/Diabetes)

Project Management New York, New York


Description

Position at Havas

Summary:

The Senior Integrated Producer will have day-to-day project management oversight over digital and traditional CRM pharmaceutical programs/initiatives, ensuring that projects meet and/or exceed both client and agency expectations.

The ideal candidate will possess a strong project planning, time management skills and the ability to efficiently streamline workflows.

 Responsibilities:

  • Develop critical project documentation that affect scope, budget and timeline, such as:  SOWs, staff plans, business requirements, functional requirements, client acceptance criteria, work back schedules, Gantt charts, critical path timeline, vendor briefs, etc.
  • Knowledge holder of cross program interdependencies and stakeholders
  • Track projects from inception to completion with an emphasis on efficient workflow and quality of output
  • Actively manage projects to ensure scope, budget and timings are on track, highlight potential issues proactively
  • Understanding overall scope and revising scope based on client requests—anticipating or calling out risks and identifying solutions for difficult situations
  • Schedule and re-align team resources according to project milestones in collaboration with Resource Management and discipline leads
  • Work with Executive Digital Producer and account leads to define implementation strategy for digital and integrated campaigns
  • Help the clients better understand timelines and potential risks associated with specific decisions and actions
  • Determine and communicate internal and external (in collaboration with account) action steps and responsibilities for all projects related to launch campaign development, print, starter kit, brochure, websites (patient support site and consumer launch site) and targeted video
  • Cultivate and maintain strong working relationships with external and internal interdisciplinary teams, including: Account, Creative, Production, Medical Researchers, Proofing/Editorial, Finance, Resource Management, Planning to ideate, design and develop industry-leading advertising campaigns

 Personality:

  • Open minded, curious, cares about quality
  • Highly collaborative, prefers to work in cross disciplinary teams.
  • Can think quickly under pressure, as well as motivate and engage the team to produce the best possible results
  • Clear presentation, verbal and written skills

 Leadership:

  • Lead and inspire teams by communicating a vision for the project as well as involving the right people at the optimal levels for project success and overall account utilization
  • Play a dual role of client advocate and agency team advocate
  • Ability to juggle aggressive timelines and interdependencies across tactics and to identify and develop action plans based on new requests (prioritization and problem solving)
  • Aspiring to be a master of pharmaceutical business practices and protocols, including compliance

Profitability/Budget Forecasting:

  • Author Statement of Work’s and Staff Plans
  • Collaborate with Executive Digital Producer and account lead on scoping, financial management and project staff needs
  • Maintain and track all relevant project documents such as signed deliverables, project finances, project status to management and clients
  • Proactively track budget burn and project utilization from resource, freelance and vendor impact as well as collaborate with Account team to manage/prevent client scope creep

 Qualifications:

  • Must have minimum of 5+ years of Digital Production/Integrated Production/Project Management with an emphasis on digital (email, SMS, site, social) and traditional (direct mail, print) campaign executions
  • Excellent communication skills, both written and oral
  • Must be proficient in MS Office, including MS Project
  • Excellent organizational skills and the ability to multi-task in a fast-paced environment
  • Team player attitude
  • Meticulous attention to detail with strong problem solving skills
  • Strong critical thinker with analytical skills and the ability to see the bigger picture
  • Budget management skills
  • Proactively discern potential issues and solutions
  • Familiarity with best practices for email, direct mail, social, web, SMS/MMS, including, but not limited to: CAN-SPAM compliance, postal regulations, character count limitations, etc.
  • Minimum of a Bachelor’s degree or equivalent business experience preferred

We are an equal opportunity employer and value diversity at our company.