Project Manager

Full-time position with MVP Marketing + Design in Minneapolis or Remote (United States)
Job posted July 5, 2023

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About The Role


MVP Marketing + Design is a full-service creative agency seeking a Project Manager to work directly with the agency’s Account Executive (AE) and creative staff to plan, execute, and complete marketing projects on behalf of clients. This highly motivated and organized problem solver will work as a liaison between the team’s AE and design staff to plan and manage projects from beginning to end — that are on time and on budget.

This is a full-time position that reports to the Account Manager and will begin as a brief contract-to-hire with the goal of permanent placement.


While Minneapolis, MN and the surrounding Twin Cities area is the preferred location for this role, remote applications will be considered. This position is work from home.


• Work with the AE to define project scope, goals, and deliverables.
• Plan and schedule project timelines to meet the expectations of our clients.
• Communicate project expectations to team members in a timely, clear, and collaborative fashion.
• Schedule and hold meetings, and communicate next steps to the team.
• Manage ongoing communications associated with the project.
• Proactively manage changes in project scope, identify potential challenges, and devise contingency plans as required.
• Collaborate with MVP’s designers/art directors/copywriters to offer original creative solutions and constructively critique all work — including your own.
• Contribute to both strategic and creative discussions.
• Serve as project liaison between clients and the MVP team, as needed.
• Proof all work including content, format, guidelines, spelling, and be responsible for obtaining final sign-off from AE.
• Write and edit copy as needed.
• Track project deadlines, client edits, and schedule changes in a fast-paced environment.
• Identify and resolve issues and conflicts that develop within the project team.
• Ensure a consistent standard of quality is maintained on all projects.
• Participate in MVP new business presentations.


• Bachelor’s degree in Marketing, Business Administration, Communications, English, or a related field
• 3+ years of experience in creative project management preferred
• Foundational knowledge of creative operations and advertising
• Excellent organizational and time management skills
• Exceptional writing and proofreading skills
• Highly motivated – productive without supervision, a self-starter
• Fantastic communication skills – can pivot easily between instant messaging team members, emailing clients, and hosting online meetings
• A team player – supportive, able to motivate groups of people around a given task, good sense of humor, and willingness to adapt to change
• Proficiency in MS Office including Excel and PowerPoint, as well as Slack


MVP is a website design and digital agency that has been helping B2B and B2C products and services companies throughout North America and globally since 1985. We give a powerful voice to people, products, and services to help them rise above the crowded digital marketplace and achieve business success. From divisions of the Fortune 500 to “those on the way,” we invite clients to learn how MVP can become their “Most Valuable Partner” for digital marketing, design, and technology results.

MVP offers PTO; sick and family leave; health, disability, and other insurance; profit sharing and 401K. More details about benefits will be shared with candidates that are invited to interview.

Salary for this position is anticipated to be $70,000-85,000, dependent on experience.


Please send a resume and cover letter in a pdf to our search manager, Your cover letter should be sent as an attachment; do not embed the letter into the body of the email. In your cover letter, please describe your interest in the position as well as how your experience will contribute to your success as a Project Manager at MVP.

Include your salary expectation in the body of your email message.

You will receive a response to your application from our search manager. If we’re interested in talking with you, the first step is a virtual interview with our Account Manager. The next step will include meeting our Creative Director. Subsequent interviews will be determined thereafter.

Thank you for your interest. We look forward to speaking with you!


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