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Interactive Producer/ Project Manager, IDEO U (Contract)

In a nutshell:

As the Interactive Producer/ Project Manager (contractor) for IDEO U, you will lead the development and execution of digital/interactive marketing projects. Working across teams, you will gracefully guide creative projects that balance the business, brand, creative and technology-- and create impactful integrated marketing campaigns.

We are looking for an effective communicator and organizer who can eliminate obstacles, maintain a realistic view of complex digital initiatives, and manage the entire process. This person is part right brain and part left brain, and understands how to develop and bring creative strategy to life through digital media. They are skilled in creating compelling, easy to shop e-commerce and content marketing experiences that are on-brand and engaging.    

Once you are here you will:

  • Lead the refresh of the ideou.com web site from strategy to execution through the process of discovery, scoping, design, creative development, testing and deployment; working with product managers, designers, writers, and developers throughout each project phase
  • Additionally, lead digital marketing projects to drive awareness, engagement and conversion by developing insightful, on-brand multi-channel campaigns/initiatives
  • Keep projects moving on time, and within budget; manage resources across work streams and resolve bottlenecks
  • Write creative briefs for marketing projects across a variety of digital media including web site,  video, advertising assets, infographics, etc.
  • Develop the messaging strategy for and lead the execution of go-to-market plans for new offers

Relevant Experience:

  • 8+ years of experience at a digital marketing agency with web site/e-commerce and campaign development experience
  • Proven success working across teams and functions including product, design, marketing and operations
  • Ability to think strategically at the 50k level then dive in to manage the details
  • Ability to develop project plans, scope, estimates and resourcing for projects; have excellent project management skills, ability to multitask effectively
  • Skilled at navigating ambiguity and synthesizing to guide teams through discovery, design, development, and implementation of complex digital media projects
  • Be able think quickly on your feet, adapt to a highly variable environment, change scope and focus with ease
  • Thrive in a fast-paced creative environment with a culture of experimentation yet value the need to organize and plan
  • Take a human-centered approach to marketing that balances insights and evidence/data

Learn more about IDEO U

IDEO U is an online school where anyone can unlock their creative potential through design thinking and collaboration.  Check out our website to learn about our work, team, and network.

Contract details:

  • 7 months
  • Full-time: 40 hours per week
  • March - October
  • Needs to be able to work in-house at IDEO San Francisco

Application requirements & instructions:

Please submit a resume and cover letter (yes, we read cover letters). We are looking to fill this role quickly!

Equal Opportunity Employer

IDEO is an equal opportunity employer; applicants are considered for all roles without regard to race, color, religious creed, sex, national origin, citizenship status, age, physical or mental disability, sexual orientation, marital, parental, veteran or military status, unfavorable military discharge, or any other status protected by applicable federal, state or local law.