Manages and coordinates the activities of a designated project with a specific timeframe and funding amount to ensure that goals or objectives of the project are accomplished within specified time frame and funding parameters.
Manages the project to ensure that implementation and prescribed activities are carried out in accordance with specified objectives.
Coordinates project activities; assigns tasks and provides guidance to personnel responsible for specific functions or phases of the project.
Confers with staff to explain project and individual responsibilities for functions and phases of the project.
May prepare or participate in the preparation of abstracts, research reports, funding proposals, operations and procedure manuals, and other written material and documentation as required.
Reviews reports and records of activities to ensure progress is made toward specified program objectives.
Manages and administers grants for project, including the coordination of meetings, communications, sholarships and other operations.
Develops, implements and maintains appropriate policies and procedures concerning project administration.
Prepares project reports and controls expenditures in accordance with budget allocations.
Performs other job-related as assigned.
Bachelors and 3 years experience
Requires a thorough understanding of both theoretical and practical aspects of an analytical, technical or professional discipline; or the basic knowledge of more than one professional discipline. Knowledge of the discipline is normally obtained through a formal, directly job-related 4 year degree from a college or university or an equivalent in-depth specialized training program that is directly related to the type of work being performed. Requires a minimum of three (3) years of directly job-related experience.
As a Tier One public research institution and one of the country's most diverse universities, UH takes pride in providing the talented workforce, innovative leaders, problem solvers and visionaries necessary for a progressive and rewarding community. The Division of University Marketing, Communication and Media Relations is seeking exceptional talent for our high performing teams.
The Marketing Project Manager is responsible for developing, maintaining, and successfully executing marketing projects within the University of Marketing, Communication and Media Relations division. This role will collaborate with marketing leadership and team members to develop project plans and execute the plans in partnership with cross-functional teams. The Marketing Project Manager is expected to communicate progress and obstacles associated with each project and ensure all project issues are address and resolved.
* Oversee marketing projects such as but not limited to marketing campaign,
event promotion, branding, web, and publications, etc.
* Lead and take ownership of marketing projects by developing project plans
and timelines including, creative briefs and reports.
* Thoroughly review all deliverables (copy, layouts, reports, etc.) to ensure
accuracy and maintain a high level of quality assurance.
* Identify opportunities for internal process improvement and make suggestions
Additional Required Qualifications:
* Ability to handle multiple complex projects in a fast-paced environment and
adhere to deadlines.
* Anticipate potential obstacles and use problem solving skills to identify
* Ability to arrange and run meetings effectively, resulting in clear objectives and
* Strong interpersonal and customer service skills.
Marketing Samples such as Project Tracking Sheet
Experience accepted in lieu of education.
Internal Number: STA004223
About University of Houston
Founded in 1927, the University of Houston is the leading public research university in the vibrant international city of Houston. Each year, we educate more than 40,750 students in more than 300 undergraduate and graduate academic programs, on campus and online. UH awards more than 8,000 degrees annually, with more than 200,000 alumni. UH is a Carnegie-designated Tier One public research university.
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