Project Manager, Design

Project Management

Charlotte, North Carolina

Project Manager, Design

Leaderboard Branding, a Fingerpaint company, is a global naming and branding firm that delivers strategic insights and world-class creativity to every client, on every engagement. Built on the tenets of put people first and take pride in your work, we strive to develop strong and strategic partnerships with healthcare, biopharma, consumer, and B2B companies. Leaderboard is seeking passionate, talented people, excited about branding, to become significant contributors to our company and to the future of the branding industry.

Overview of the Role:

The Project Manager, Design is a position whose key areas of responsibilities are as follows:

  • Drives the planning, development, and completion of design projects from creative direction to final execution
  • Build and monitor project timelines and status updates for internal and client teams
  • Align, coordinate and onboard Leaderboard’s community of contract resources for design initiatives
  • Develop artwork files as needed to deliver against client and Leaderboard needs
  • Build final deliverables and client presentations
  • Draft and deliver client communication related to timelines and next step reports
  • Contribute to the creation of proposals and statements of work
  • Other Leaderboard tasks related to general project management


Ideal Candidate:

  • Excellent organizational skills, including strong attention to detail and ability to manage multiple projects simultaneously
  • Design savvy with a desire to optimize visual brands
  • Efficient and effective working style to ensure deadlines are met
  • Enjoys working within a growing organization which we describe as exciting, fast paced and team first
  • Self-starter and accountable
  • Strong written and communication skills
  • Innovative and inquisitive to learn new things and explore new products/ideas


Requested Background and Experience:

  • Bachelor’s Degree required
  • Fluent in Adobe creative suite (inDesign, PhotoShop, Illustrator)
  • Well versed in the Microsoft suite of products (Excel, PowerPoint, Word, etc.)
  • 2+ years of professional experience appreciated. Branding / Advertising passion a big plus.


About Leaderboard Branding:

Leaderboard Branding was built with a better way in mind. We partner with clients to give them the freedom to explore what their brands could be. Leaderboard Branding is committed to supporting and encouraging diversity, inclusion, and respect. Leaderboard offers competitive salaries and an excellent benefits package that includes fully paid medical insurance premiums for employees and their dependents and a matching 401k plan. Learn more at