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Project Manager- NYC

BAMM has an exciting opportunity for a Project Manager to join our growing New York office.

Why we think you’ll want this role

  • This role comes at an exciting time in BAMM New York’s growth and the right candidate will be able to make their mark on the business and the team. 
  • Our young and growing NYC team works closely with our London team on international projects punching well above our weight. You will have enormous variety in your day.
  • The successful candidate will help define a new way of working in a post-Covid environment. You will enable and shape this broader vision.
  • BAMM is at the forefront of using creative techniques to understand and explore cultural trends creating a stimulating and dynamic environment.

Key responsibilities 

  • Effectively facilitate day-to-day logistics of project execution including daily updates to external vendors, clients, and internal insight team.
  • Managing team resource and anticipating bottlenecks, and sourcing additional freelance support as needed
  • Support internal Client Service team needs including project pricing, budgeting, tactical decision-making, and achievement of monthly and quarterly milestones.
  • Manage multiple projects simultaneously, remaining actively engaged with each to facilitate milestone success or project plan pivots as needed.
  • Understand and research target audience and sampling to accurately address client’s research objectives and goals.
  • Maintain healthy relationships with vendors, clients, and internal teams, taking a proactive approach to problem-solving.
  • Participate in both internal and external meetings based on project and client needs.

Measuring your success 

  • Efficiency of projects delivered (direct costs ratio and recovery rate)
  • Team morale (measured in monthly internal motivation survey)

Qualified candidates will have

  • Bachelor’s Degree and/or equivalent level of training and expertise
  • At least 2+ years of previous experience in a qualitative research project management position
  • Strong competency in Microsoft Office (Excel, Access, Word and PowerPoint)
  • Strong organizational skills, with a focus on attention to detail and demonstrated commitment to accuracy and completeness of information
  • Ability to manage multiple projects simultaneously
  • Experience/comfort communicating with clients or customers by phone and email
  • Previous experience working in a fast-paced, multi-project environment
  • Creative Problem-Solving Skills
  • Proactive detail orientation
  • Strong client service orientation

Our values

These are the core value we live by:

  • Never Let Anyone Down – Be a committed team player, both within the agency and with our clients and external partners.
  • Take Pride in Your Work – Work hard to ensure our work is of the highest quality possible, both insight and creative outputs.
  • Show Respect – Ensure you are showing respect to those from different backgrounds and with different mindsets from your own. 
  • Drive change – Push to grow the business. Continually think about how we can generate new business and have this mindset every day you work at BAMM.

Benefits

  • Competitive salary & holiday allowance
  • Birthdays off
  • Breakfast and snacks
  • Spot bonus scheme 
  • Fast-paced learning environment with opportunities to grow
  • Chance to be part of a highly motivated & ambitious team
  • Company social activities from dinners, to bars, to kayaking

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