Senior Communications Project Manager
We are a dynamic Communications and Public Relations firm located within a few blocks of BART in San Francisco’s Downtown Financial District. We have an immediate opening for a Senior Project Manager with a minimum of 5+ year’s of experience. Our ideal candidate is a seasoned communications specialist with a wide range of experience including government affairs, public relations, marketing, branding, social engagement, environmental relations, construction planning and development, as well as community relations, public meeting facilitation and consensus-building expertise. Experience managing public education and community engagement on projects ranging from water and natural resources, transportation, energy, health, education and land use planning highly desirable. Must be able to handle multiple, diverse projects simultaneously.
The perfect fit must have (I’m not kidding!) strong experience in managing overall project scope and approach, negotiations, client presentations, creating and managing budgets and timelimes to meet project deliverables, successful client relations, staff supervision, team building, managing sub-consultants, marketing, business development experience and strong proposal writing expertise. It’s essential you have excellent writing and presentation skills (a writing test will be administered) and a deep understanding of social media tools.
Need to have excellent time management skills and be able to work well independently and with some ambiguity. Mac/Internet skills a big plus. You must be very well organized and able to multi-task with ease. Experience working with elected officials, government agencies, and community groups a plus. The candidate should be self-motivated and a independent thinker and problem solver.
Great attention for detail, excellent communication and follow-through skills and a sense of humor is vital! We are a fun group that works hard so we can play hard.
Contact/How to Apply:
Email resume and cover letter (include salary history) to:
No phone calls please.
Education and Experience:
-BA or BS degree in related field
-Minimum of five-seven years of industry-specific work experience (we’ll ask to see portfolio of past work)
-Minimum of three years Project Management experience
-Minimum two years PR agency experience
-Experience working with urban development and/or environmental engineering firms a plus
Please provide cover letter stating why you want the job and include salary history.