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Careers

Senior Project Manager

at Wunderman Thompson
New York, New York, United States

Who we are:

At Wunderman Thompson we exist to inspire growth for ambitious brands. Part creative agency, part consultancy and part technology company, our experts provide end-to-end capabilities at a global scale to deliver inspiration across the entire brand and customer experience.

We are 20,000 strong in 90 markets around the world; our people bring together creative storytelling, diverse perspectives, inclusive thinking, and highly specialized vertical capabilities to drive growth for our clients. We offer deep expertise across the entire customer journey, including communications, commerce, consultancy, CRM, CX, data, production, and technology.

Who we are looking for:

Wunderman Thompson is seeking a  contract Senior Project Manager with a breadth and depth of expertise to champion digital and social work across multiple social platforms. This is a unique opportunity to work with a newly acquired technology client and help shape their business and brand in the social media space. The Senior Project Manager will acutely understand the opportunities and constraints of a given project and take responsibility for setting and managing expectations internally and with clients. You must have a strong creative sensibility, a genuine interest in the digital and social media landscapes, and a hands-on understanding of content production for all channels. The ideal candidate will have full lifecycle experience from scoping through delivery and can confidently navigate and prioritize business needs, resource management, schedules, and financials to successfully deliver excellent work.

This is a contract opportunity.

What you’ll do: 

  • Work | Deliver work that is on time, on budget AND goes beyond the brief. You will be responsible for setting up plans and processes that drive projects forward and ensure successful delivery with high client satisfaction.
  • People | Motivate, direct, and challenge teams to produce great work. You will be responsible for establishing and managing cross-functional teams across different locations that are collaborative, efficient, and high-functioning.
  • Process | Establish and manage project communication and process. You will be responsible for setting up appropriate structure and tools to ensure successful collaboration and engagement across agency and client teams.
  • Financials | Responsible for project estimation, planning, and profitability. You will own detailed project plans; manage resource allocations; and report on project status, burn rates, budgets, and reconciliations to agency and client stakeholders.

Who you are:

  • Optimistic and collaborative | Our team is close-knit and supportive and we’re working with a lot of unknowns – you must be an advocate of environments that are comfortable with ambiguity and encourage collaboration.
  • A builder | Process-oriented and an innovator with a strong point of view and distinct voice. Ability and appetite to bring people together to create and inspire solutions.
  • Detail Oriented | Sharp attention to detail and a drive for perfection. Conscientious and adept at problem-solving through critical thinking.
  • A Strong Communicator | Superior presentation skills and excellent communication and analytical skills. Influences without authority and fosters an environment of shared accountability.

What you'll need:

  • 4-6+ years of experience in advertising or marketing communications in a client-facing role, ideally at a creative/digital agency or similar.
  • Proven track record in driving creative solutions and digital/social content creation.
  • Technology experience is a plus. Or if no tech experience, a proven curiosity and willingness to dive deep into complex categories.
  • Knowledge of social and mobile content creation and requirements for different channels.
  • Some experience working with Sprinklr or similar social CXM/CMS platform.
  • Experience working on large-scale projects with multiple workstreams and diverse teams (Strategy, Creative, Account, Research, and Data) across remote offices.
  • Comfortable leading team and client meetings; ability to tailor communications based on audience and level (technology, creative, finance, client, vendor).
  • High EQ and the ability to read what a team needs to help motivate them.
  • Self-motivated and driven to build and create great work.

Wunderman Thompson is a WPP agency.  For more informationplease visit our website and follow Wunderman Thompson on our social channels via Twitter, Facebook, LinkedIn, and Instagram.  

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Established in 2019, Wunderman Thompson has a combined history of 150 years, setting the standard for marketing, communications and business innovation. We bring together over 20,000 creatives, analysts, strategists, customer experience designers and business consultants across 90 markets.

We’re always looking for the best talent to add to our diverse and talented mix that is Wunderman Thompson.

Current Job Openings

Job Title
Department
Location

Project Management & Delivery

London, United Kingdom

Account Director

Wunderman Thompson

Client Services

Memphis, TN, United States

Account Director

Wunderman Thompson

Client Services

Orange County, CA, United States

Account Director

Wunderman Thompson

Client Services

Austin, TX, United States

Account Executive

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Client Services

Kansas City, MO, United States

Account Executive

Wunderman Thompson

Client Services

Orange County, CA, United States

Account Executive

Wunderman Thompson Health

Client Services

Washington, DC, United States

Account Executive

Wunderman Thompson Health

Client Services

Stamford, CT, United States

Client Services

Chicago, IL, United States

Account Supervisor

Wunderman Thompson

Client Services

Orange County, CA, United States

Account Supervisor

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Client Services

New York, NY, United States

Art Director

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Creative

New York, NY, United States

Client Services

Buenos Aires, Argentina

Associate Director, Digital Strategy

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Strategy

Washington, DC, United States

Media Services

Chicago, IL, United States

Associate Medical Director

Wunderman Thompson Health

Medical & Scientific

Stamford, CT, United States

Associate Medical Strategist

Wunderman Thompson Health

Strategy

New York, NY, United States

Associate Producer

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Project Management & Delivery

Atlanta, GA, United States

Project Management & Delivery

Minneapolis, MN, United States

Audit Manager

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Finance

Austin, TX, United States

B2B Marketing Writer

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Creative

Seattle, WA, United States

Billing Specialist

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Finance

Austin, TX, United States

Technology

London, United Kingdom

Technology

New York, NY, United States

Finance

Mirum Europe,

Chief Technology Officer

Wunderman Thompson

Technology

New York, NY, United States

Community Manager

Wunderman Thompson

Media Services

New York, NY, United States

Content Director

Wunderman Thompson

Creative

Seattle, WA, United States

Controller

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Finance

Dallas, TX, United States

Copywriter

Wunderman Thompson

Creative

Austin, TX, United States

Copywriter

Wunderman Thompson

Creative

Minneapolis, MN, United States

Creative

Praha, Czech Republic

Copywriter (Health)

Wunderman Thompson Health

Creative

New York, NY, United States

Creative

Buenos Aires, Argentina

Creative Director, Design

Wunderman Thompson

Creative

Atlanta, GA, United States

Creative

Atlanta, GA, United States

Operations

Louisville, CO, United States

Digital Attribution Architect

Wunderman Thompson Health

Technology

Saint Louis, MO, United States

Digital Designer

Wunderman Thompson

Creative

Memphis, TN, United States

Digital Media Analyst

Wunderman Thompson

Data & Analytics

Austin, TX, United States

Digital Media Analyst

Wunderman Thompson

Data & Analytics

Chicago, IL, United States

Digital Media Analyst

Wunderman Thompson

Data & Analytics

Memphis, TN, United States

Digital Project Manager

Wunderman Thompson

Project Management & Delivery

Minneapolis, MN, United States

Technology

Denver, CO, United States

Director, Digital Strategy

Wunderman Thompson Health

Strategy

Saint Louis, MO, United States

Director, Health Data Science

Wunderman Thompson Health

Data & Analytics

New York, NY, United States

Director, Strategy

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Strategy

Los Angeles, CA, United States

English Native Copywriter

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Creative

Buenos Aires, Argentina

Experience Designer, UX

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Experience

Chicago, IL, United States

Experience Designer, UX

Wunderman Thompson

Experience

Minneapolis, MN, United States

Experience

Chicago, IL, United States

Experience

Minneapolis, MN, United States

Finance Analyst (EMEA)

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Finance

London, United Kingdom

Technology

Remote ,

Technology

Remote ,

Client Services

Chicago, IL, United States

Group Account Supervisor

Wunderman Thompson Health

Client Services

New York, NY, United States

Group Account Supervisor

Wunderman Thompson Health

Client Services

New York, NY, United States

Media Services

Chicago, IL, United States

Growth Marketing Manager

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New Business

England, United Kingdom

Creative

Atlanta, GA, United States

Creative

Atlanta, GA, United States

Junior Developer

Wunderman Thompson

Technology

Dallas, TX, United States

Lead/Senior iOS Engineer

Wunderman Thompson

Technology

Atlanta, GA, United States

Technology

Praha, Czech Republic

Medical Director

Wunderman Thompson Health

Medical & Scientific

New York, NY, United States

.Net Developer

Wunderman Thompson

Technology

Toronto, Canada

Data & Analytics

Praha, Czech Republic

Technology

New York, NY, United States

Finance

Toronto, Canada

People Director

Wunderman Thompson

People

Los Angeles, CA, United States

Product Designer

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Creative

Atlanta, GA, United States

Program Director

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Project Management & Delivery

Minneapolis, MN, United States

Project Management & Delivery

Chicago, IL, United States

Operations

Louisville, CO, United States

Project Manager

Wunderman Thompson

Project Management & Delivery

Orange County, CA, United States

Project Manager

Wunderman Thompson

Project Management & Delivery

Atlanta, GA, United States

Project Management & Delivery

Atlanta, GA, United States

Revenue Accountant

Wunderman Thompson

Finance

Austin, TX, United States

Scientific Coordinator

Wunderman Thompson Health

Medical & Scientific

New York, NY, United States

Senior Account Executive

Wunderman Thompson Health

Client Services

Washington, DC, United States

Senior Account Executive

Wunderman Thompson Health

Client Services

Washington, DC, United States

Senior Account Executive

Wunderman Thompson Health

Client Services

New York, NY, United States

Senior Account Executive

Wunderman Thompson Health

Client Services

Kansas City, MO, United States

Senior Account Manager

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Client Services

Austin, TX, United States

Client Services

Rogers, AR, United States

Creative

Atlanta, GA, United States

Senior Copywriter

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Creative

Austin, TX, United States

Creative

Atlanta, GA, United States

Creative

Atlanta, GA, United States

Senior Developer

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Technology

Johannesburg, South Africa

Experience

Minneapolis, MN, United States

Experience

Chicago, IL, United States

Experience

Minneapolis, MN, United States

Experience

Chicago, IL, United States

Senior Project Manager

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Project Management & Delivery

Trenton, NJ, United States

Senior Project Manager

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Project Management & Delivery

Los Angeles, CA, United States

Senior Project Manager

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Project Management & Delivery

Atlanta, GA, United States

Senior Project Manager

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Project Management & Delivery

Philadelphia, PA, United States

Senior Project Manager

Wunderman Thompson

Project Management & Delivery

Seattle, WA, United States

Senior Project Manager

Wunderman Thompson Health

Project Management & Delivery

New York, NY, United States

Senior Project Manager

Wunderman Thompson

Project Management & Delivery

New York, NY, United States

Senior Project Manager (Remote)

Wunderman Thompson Health

Project Management & Delivery

Remote ,

Senior Scientific Associate

Wunderman Thompson Health

Medical & Scientific

Stamford, CT, United States

Senior SEM Strategist

Wunderman Thompson Health

Media Services

Kansas City, MO, United States

Strategy

Chicago, IL, United States

Strategy

Orange County, CA, United States

Senior UX Strategist

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Strategy

Los Angeles, CA, United States

Senior Vice President

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Executive

Seattle, WA, United States

Social Media Strategist

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Strategy

Washington, DC, United States

Media Services

Chicago, IL, United States

Creative

Buenos Aires, Argentina

Finance

Dallas, TX, United States

Technology

London, United Kingdom

Technology

New York, NY, United States

Strategy Director

Wunderman Thompson

Strategy

Seattle, WA, United States

Strategy

Atlanta, GA, United States

SVP, Creative Director - Copy

Wunderman Thompson Health

Creative

New York, NY, United States

Technology

Praha, Czech Republic

Creative

Buenos Aires, Argentina

UI Designer

Possible

Creative

Buenos Aires, Argentina

VP Director of Strategy

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Strategy

Orange County, CA, United States

VP, Engagement Strategist

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Strategy

New York, NY, United States

VP, Medical Director

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Medical & Scientific

Stamford, CT, United States

Zaslat CV/Send CV

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Client Services

Praha, Czech Republic

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