What you’ll be doing...

This position will act as a project manager to plan and manage print production projects for our VZ Direct and/or Indirect, National Retail locations. This includes reviewing of creative brief submission, planning necessary project details within Project management tool (Workfront). . The successful candidate is a professional with proven success and a commitment to excellence balancing the needs of internal clients with the services of external suppliers to plan for the successful execution of marketing communications initiatives.

  • Maintain internal systems real-time to track all project data and related expenses.
  • Advise internal teams, creative agencies, and print vendors of changes in the project schedule.
  • Validate estimates as it relates to the print production project.
  • Liaison with internal partners during this process including Retail Experience & Merchandising team managers, external agency partners, print vendors and distribution / fulfillment teams.
  • Assist to maintain sufficient accurate records with regard to schedules and project deliverables.
  • Track all aspects of project progress including but not limited to: production schedules, creative kickoff & file release, printer proof tracking & approvals, and delivery tracking to designated locations

Communication & Participation:

Daily conference call participation is required to ensure real-time knowledge of current projects (which will directly impact any project management and support). Will require leading certain conference calls to align with internal/external partners.

What we’re looking for...

You’ll need to have:

  • Bachelor’s degree or four or more years of work experience.
  • Four or more years of relevant work experience.

Even better if you have:

  • BA or BS degree.
  • Detail oriented with strong organizational, time management, and multi-tasking abilities.
  • Strong interpersonal communication and articulation.
  • Superior analytical and problem solving skills.
  • Ability to learn proprietary software applications quickly.
  • Three or more years of professional experience, print production and / or project management.
  • Workfront project management experience preferred; or knowledge of similar PM tools/systems.
  • Be highly energetic with a strong sense of urgency and bias towards action.
  • Be self-motivated and proactive, and able to work autonomously.
  • Be a strong collaborator with the ability to focus on a team and its goals.
  • Be able to work within tight timeframes enjoying the challenge and thriving on the pressure.

When you join Verizon...

You’ll be doing work that matters alongside other talented people, transforming the way people, businesses and things connect with each other. Beyond powering America’s fastest and most reliable network, we’re leading the way in broadband, cloud and security solutions, Internet of Things and innovating in areas such as, video entertainment. Of course, we will offer you great pay and benefits, but we’re about more than that. Verizon is a place where you can craft your own path to greatness. Whether you think in code, words, pictures or numbers, find your future at Verizon.

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