Cohn & Wolfe
Washington, DC, United States
Manager, Project Management, Marketing
\u003cp\u003eDirect Impact is seeking a driven and experienced Project Manager/Senior Project Manager. The candidate will be responsible for helping clients achieve grassroots and communications success. This client-facing position will be focused on the strategic planning, management and execution of grassroots campaigns that include earned media, digital and social media initiatives, influencer outreach, coalition building, event support and issue advocacy. \u003c/p\u003e\u003cp\u003e\u003cstrong\u003eResponsibilities\u003c/strong\u003e:\u003cbr\u003e\u003c/p\u003e\u003cul\u003e \u003cli\u003eAct as the day-to-day point client contact.\u003c/li\u003e \u003cli\u003eManage Direct Impact staff, local market field team partners, consultants and vendors to ensure high-quality deliverables that exceed expectations.\u003c/li\u003e \u003cli\u003eAssist in crafting strategic grassroots campaigns designed to achieve clients’ reputation, public affairs and/or marketing communications objectives.\u003c/li\u003e \u003cli\u003eEngage in story mining and development of earned media pitches that can be localized in different markets.\u003c/li\u003e \u003cli\u003eLead management of the program, including tracking and reporting local opportunities, activities and earned media coverage.\u003c/li\u003e \u003cli\u003eWork with local professionals and clients to mine and develop storytelling assets.\u003c/li\u003e \u003cli\u003eAssist with content creation, talking points, social content and visuals that will bring earned media.\u003c/li\u003e \u003cli\u003eLeverage the extensive resources within WPP, Young \u0026amp; Rubicam and Burson Cohn \u0026amp; Wolfe (BCW) to grow client relationships into new geographic, market and practice areas.\u003c/li\u003e \u003cli\u003eThe ability to cultivate relationships with executives, customers and partners. \u003c/li\u003e \u003cli\u003eWrite media documents (op-eds, LTEs, press releases), proposals, strategy documents and client correspondence.\u003c/li\u003e \u003cli\u003eMaintain an in-depth understanding of Direct Impact’s clients, including their business goals, as well as helping to identify opportunities and challenges for each client.\u003c/li\u003e \u003c/ul\u003e\u003cul\u003e \u003cli\u003e5-7 years of work experience in one or more of the following: political campaigns, government relations, grassroots, issue advocacy, corporate communications, and/or public relations.\u003c/li\u003e \u003cli\u003eWorking knowledge and understanding of communications, public relations, public affairs, government relations, and grassroots advocacy. \u003c/li\u003e \u003c/ul\u003e \u003cul\u003e\u003cli\u003eA bachelor’s degree in communications, marketing, public relations, journalism, English is preferred.\u003c/li\u003e\u003c/ul\u003e
Cohn & Wolfe
Website : http://www.cohnwolfe.com
Cohn & Wolfe is an international communications agency servicing some of the best-known brands in the world. Although our craft is public relations, our business is brand marketing. Our mission is to help clients create, build and defend brands. We achieve this by taking our proprietary research, rooted in vast consumer databases, and injecting those insights deep into our well-oiled creative sessions. Nothing we produce is paint-by-numbers. We do no programming "off the shelf." And we do it all with service-minded passion.