Project Manager, 02/2014
Current DeanHouston, Inc – Cincinnati
Hired to manage and execute web development projects, budget estimates and data analysis in an internationally operating marketing strategy agency with approximately 70 employees.
Selected Achievements and Capabilities: Interactive Development Projects and Reports Handle and manage internal and external resources to execute website and interactive media development projects for diverse local and international clients on tight deadlines.
Analyze monthly web data and reports to make clients aware of shortcomings and need for and potential of implementing extra landing pages.
Process Improvement and Savings Created a new and optimized "downloads" directory function for clients resulting in time and re-work savings of $1,000 per project/client.
Client Consultation, Support and Road Maps Assess clients' digital development needs, guide clients through all stages of the development process and educate clients on latest technologies and tools.
Act as "translator" and "connecting link" for designers and programmers to properly communicate highly technical information to VP level and clients.
Estimate digital projects, scope of hours and oversee internal processes to ensure that approved budgets are met.
Quality Assurance Perform thorough quality assurance testing on web projects using different devices (tablets, smartphones etc.) and browsers.
Review codes, content and layout, functionality and responsiveness of websites, and problem reporting.
Execute an internal ticketing support system to enhance project planning, support and quality assurance testing Andrew D.
Marketing Director, 04/2012
02/2014 Bailey & Wyant, PLLC Charleston
Trusted with the Marketing Director position, after initial hire as Marketing Assistant, to spearhead marketing for a law and real estate firm with 2 locations and approximately 30 attorneys.
Oversaw client database and identified new leads and business development opportunities.
Selected Achievements and Capabilities: Website, Content Management and Process Improvement Led and orchestrated a website redesign project that integrated a custom Content Management System to allow internal updates to eliminate need for lengthy and cost-intense third party support.
Directed and coordinated with an outside agency on the approved design, mobile-responsiveness, content, technical support and launch of the website.
Launching of new website and content management system resulted in annual savings of $39,350 for web and account support.
Enhanced website traffic through online data generated from Google Analytics and drove social media campaigns.
Marketing Collateral and Communication Strategy Managed and oversaw the production of all marketing collateral for general use, conferences and webinars based on market analysis.
Created effective magazine advertisements and press releases for print publications and online to enhance external brand awareness.
Forest City Enterprises Charleston Town Center
Interim Marketing & Management Assistant 2011.
Signed-on right after college as Interim Marketing & Management Assistant with a NYSE-listed national real estate company.
Organized over 200 real estate leases, legal documents and insurance forms to ensure accuracy & consistency.
Updated and maintained management contact database and organized financial data in Microsoft Excel.
Bachelor of ScienceWest Virginia University
B.S: Strategic CommunicationsStrategic Communications Summa Cum Laude
*Top Overall West Virginia University Graduate
*Top Scholar in Advertising
Detail oriented Project Manager with a track record of progressive and continuous career growth and the demonstrated ability to optimize processes, implement change and increase cost-efficiency.
*High academic performer with outstanding technical and computer skills and the ability to communicate technical information to clients and lay audiences.
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