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Agency Project Manager

Project Management · Atlanta, Georgia
Department Project Management
Employment Type Full-Time
Minimum Experience Experienced

Dagger’s Project Management department enables and executes great work in the smartest way possible. We’re problem solvers, expert communicators, and inspiring motivators who believe every idea is only as good as its execution. We balance the needs of our teams with the demands of the business, and we get excited about transforming big ideas into results for our clients. 

The Project Manager is responsible for project management across their assigned accounts and ensuring that all projects are efficiently executed and delivered successfully against client expectations. This person should have a track record of delivering broadcast/video production projects on-time, on-budget, and error-free. The Project Manager supports Program Managers and Client Partnership to drive operational excellence across all accounts they’re assigned to.

You are accountable for:

  • Applying agency methodologies, standards and best practices across all accounts and projects 

  • Creating and managing individual project estimates, project plans, resource plans, and risk and change management plans, utilizing appropriate tools

  • Partnering with the Client Partnership team to transparently communicate budget and scope concerns proactively and as they arise, internally and with clients.

  • Leading discussions on project plans to ensure the client understands project flow and due dates needed in order to meet end goals

  • Facilitating discussions in order to clarify strategic requirements and complex ideas

  • Clearly communicating project team assignments and expectations based on scope, project briefs, and client expectations 

  • Ensuring quality checks are performed on all deliverables prior to client reviews

  • Expanding your knowledge of project management best practices and your overall business acumen

  • Supporting employee engagement opportunities and fostering cross-discipline relationships to better our agency’s culture, resources, talent development, and marketplace position 

You are capable of:

  • Demonstrating your experience managing traditional, social, broadcast, OOH, radio and print deliverables. Live-action video production experience is required, broadcast and agency experience is preferred

  • Translating client requirements into actionable plans using the appropriate project management tools with minimal supervision

  • Learning new concepts quickly, easily making connections among previously unrelated ideas, and enjoying the challenge of unfamiliar tasks

  • Collaborating with project team members and Department Leads to create solutions to the difficult client or project-related problems 

  • Excellent written and oral communication skills, both to clients and internally

  • Facilitating process management, operational improvement and production workflows across owned projects

  • Thinking entrepreneurially and contributing positively to Dagger’s culture


Join a close-knit, award-winning team, recently named to Inc. 5000's List of the Nation's Fastest-Growing Companies and listed in Atlanta Business Chronicle's Best Places To Work.

  • Paid Parental and Adoption/Caregiver Leave

  • Continuing Education stipend

  • On-site cafe with a barista on staff in addition to complimentary snacks and beverages

  • Dog-friendly office in Old Fourth Ward with direct access to the BeltLine

  • Company-wide social events (Happy Hours, Chair Massage, and more!

Who We Are 

Built after the era of mobile and social proliferation, Dagger is a strategic content agency designed to lead brands within today’s fast-moving, consumer-driven marketplace. We believe that to prosper, brands must behave more like media companies — innovating new ways to capture people’s attention by distributing culturally relevant content across all forms of media. 


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  • Location
    Atlanta, Georgia
  • Department
    Project Management
  • Employment Type
  • Minimum Experience