Director of Project Management

Project Management

Cedar Knolls, NJ

Director of Project Management

At Fingerpaint, we know the project management team is the heartbeat of a healthy agency. We are looking for a new PM lead to help us pump even more oxygen into all our brands and keep us connected to our work and each other. In this role, you will build a strong project management team and discipline in our rapidly growing Cedar Knolls, New Jersey office. 

Our leader checklist:

  • 10+ years of project management experience in a healthcare advertising agency setting 
  • Experience managing: 
    • A team of project managers with varied levels of experience 
    • Internal and client stakeholder expectations 
    • Prelaunch, launch, and in-line brands, including print and digital projects 
  • The drive to work with and direct your extended team to build and train agency and project process
  • Ability to respond to agency growth and work with resource manager and department leads to solve for staffing challenges
  • Effective negotiation and conflict management skills
  • Experience assembling and managing budgets 
  • Ability to manage team to forecast appropriately
  • Ability to manage team to analyze and respond to actuals/accruals reports
  • Proficiency in Excel and project management software

Know-how:

  • BA/BS degree
  • Both print and digital project management experience
  • Management of projects from simple to complex, including experience managing digital development projects 
  • Proficient in project management applications; Mac experience helpful


All Fingerpainters are currently working safely from their homes but we look forward to the day when we can all be back together in our offices. If you have any specific questions on working remotely now or in the future, please feel free to drop us a line in your application.