Junior Project Manager (Remote)
Junior Project Manager (Remote)
PHILADELPHIA PA US 19147-2023
|Junior Project Manager – Remote
Message Agency is seeking to recruit a Junior Project Management Intern to work and learn with our expert staff. We develop highly interactive websites for nonprofit organizations, public agencies, and universities using Drupal, WordPress, and open-source technologies.
We are seeking an organized, tech-savvy Junior PM to assist our teams and wrangle client projects. Our Project Managers shepherd projects from discovery through production, collaborating with clients and internal teams to ensure project success. You will assist our current Project managers in supporting their agile teams of developers and in running ceremonies such as sprint planning and grooming sessions to keep project work organized and on track.
As part of their work, you will help plan client-facing meetings and maintain client communications, while also ensuring our internal teams are well-informed about scope, budget, and timeline so we can make good decisions that benefit the project. You will help Project Managers with tasks that are critical to project success, including ticket management, budget reporting, and other administrative duties. You will also help develop critical documentation that supports project goals, including writing project briefs and user stories, requirements gathering, and setting and maintaining schedules. Additionally, you will have a role in quality assurance by assisting with product review and testing.
We are looking for a sharp self-starter who understands how to manage client expectations, who can collaborate closely with our development team, and who can thrive in the fast pace of an agency environment that still respects our staff’s work/life balance. We need someone whose attention to detail is impeccable but who also understands the importance of building meaningful relationships with staff and clients.
To be successful, you should have:
Your duties and responsibilities as the Junior Project Manager will include:
About Message Agency:
Message Agency is committed to our staff’s professional growth, and as such encourages and offers employees to join teams outside of their discipline, such as our marketing team, Happiness Committee, and other internal initiatives. We frequently hold employee-led lunch and learns, company-wide “class trips” and outings, and the occasional bowling league.
Compensation and Benefits
Cover letters are important to us. You will be required to complete a cover letter that describes why you think you are qualified for this role and how your experience makes you an outstanding candidate. Applications without cover letters will not be considered.
Also, please be patient. Our screening process takes longer than most other employers’—but we’re worth the wait. We want to be sure that anyone we hire is a perfect fit for both the agency and employee, so our process is thorough.
Message Agency is an equal opportunity employer, and we value diversity at our company. We strongly encourage candidates from diverse backgrounds to apply. We do not discriminate on the basis of race, religion, color, national origin, gender, gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, age, marital status, veteran status, or disability status.
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