BLACKLETTER is seeking a full-time project manager
We are a team of strategists and artists working to build brands people love. From a renovated barn in the woods just north of Columbus, we work with diverse clients nationwide.

We are seeking a person:

  • who understands large-scope design projects and has excelled at translating them into organized, prioritized, and clearly definable tasks, deliverables, and deadlines
  • who can communicate clearly and build rapport with others
  • energized by working in an informal, creative setting that is also fast-paced and busy

Project management will include but is not limited to:

  • Managing central project calendar
  • Leading weekly production team meetings
  • Reporting directly to principal and providing daily project status reports
  • Gathering client assets for timely distribution to design team
  • Following up with clients and fixing problems
  • Continuous assessment of progress on all project details
  • Developing a strong rapport with design team to learn strengths and collaborate on how best to organize and delegate tasks while balancing team workload

We Need you to Have

  • Attention to detail
  • Organizational capacity to manage and prioritize multiple competing deadlines
  • Proficiency with Teamwork or other project management software and a high Mac IQ or willingness to learn quickly
  • Strong written and verbal communication skills for both internal and client communications
  • Excellent problem solving skills

We Want you to Have

  • High EQ: empathy, communication, and relationships are part of the job
  • Trustworthiness
  • Humility and confidence
  • Passion about building a different kind of branding firm together with our team

Preferred Experience

  • 2+ years as project manager in branding, design or related field
  • Or 3+ years of project management experience in an unrelated field, paired with strong relational skills and authentic excitement about working with our team and applying your project management magic to branding and design

If what we need matches what you offer, please send resume along with three to five sentences describing why you would be an amazing fit for this role. Additionally, please tell us about your favorite film or restaurant.