Junior Project Manager

Chicago, Illinois, USA Media Analysis Full-time
Cision Ltd is a leading global provider of innovative earned media software and services to public relations and marketing communications professionals. Cision’s Communications Cloud platform allows users to identify key influencers, craft and distribute strategic content, and measure meaningful impact of PR and Communications Teams’ campaigns. Cision has over 4,500 employees with offices in 23 countries throughout the Americas, EMEA, and APAC. For more information about our products and services, visit www.cision.com and follow us on Twitter @Cision.
 
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As a Junior Project Manager, you will analyze traditional and social media data, write and present reports, maintain client relationships, ensure data integrity, review coders’ work and provide feedback, and develop sector expertise. The primary responsibility of the Junior Project Manager is to deliver complete, accurate and timely data to the project team for use as the foundation for in-depth, customized client reporting. This requires ongoing monitoring, review and assignment of media content, regular process and quality checks, and communication with internal and external teams to ensure efficient workflow. A successful JPM is a self-starter requiring minimal day-to-day supervision and should collaborate well with colleagues. He/She works with a complexity of problems solved is easy to moderately complex with guidance and should be well-versed in all aspects of the platform(s) required for the work.

You'll help us with:

  • Ongoing monitoring, review and assignment of media content, regular process and quality checks, and communication with internal and external teams to ensure efficient workflow.
  • Database management
  • Data preparation and generation
  • Data quality assurance
  • Report writing
  • Other tasks as directed and assigned

You'll be a good fit if you have:

  • 1-2 years’ experience of media insights
  • 1 year in experience in Marketing, Communications, Media Measurement, or PR
  • Aptitude for learning computer systems and databases
  • Experience using Microsoft Office suite, especially Excel and PowerPoint
  • Client management excellence
  • Team Management, delegation and motivation
  • Analytical and strategic mindset
  • Commercial awareness
  • Bachelor’s degree or comparable education/experience
  • Excellent communication skills
  • Superior organizational skills, with the ability to easily identify changing priorities
  • Ability to take and give constructive direction and feedback
  • Ability to work independently with general direction, or as part of a team
  • General interest in the effect of media on industry.

You'll be a great fit if you have:

  • Tableau experience
  • Experience in Marketing, Communications, Media, Business Administration, or Social Sciences
  • Retail industry knowledge or interest
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