Project Manager | Iowa Chapter of the American Marketing Association

Project Manager

Company: Lessing-Flynn

Full time
West Des Moines, IA


Want a chance to learn from and work alongside some of the best creative thinkers in Iowa? Do you like awesome perks like company-paid healthcare, a fitness center, an occasional chair massage and FREE SNACKS? This job posting may hit the spot! Lessing-Flynn seeks a Project Manager to join our team and oversee multiple clients while collaborating with some of the most creatively twisted minds in the biz. Sound like a great fit? Then we’re eager to hear from you.



  • Project execution

  • Print production

  • Estimating

  • Time management and project scheduling

Digital Marketing:

  • Establish strong, deep, trusting relationship with client personnel

  • Regularly checks for and responds promptly to all client communications, including calls and emails

  • Handles day-to-day activities for assigned clients

  • Oversees execution of approved proposals

  • Participates in planning meetings and contributes to the details of the plans

  • Proofreads copy, artwork, agency and printers’ proofs as requested; sees that all work completes the standard agency approval process before being reviewed by clients or turned over to vendors

  • Educate self and team members on client, goals, strategies

  • Ensures creative briefs are drafted, jobs are opened and clearly communicated across agency teams

  • Works with Account Manager to develop estimates and timelines

  • Establish relationships with any vendors

  • Check media schedules and submit content

  • Collect metrics across all platforms



  • Strong writing, verbal and presentation skills

  • Identifies problems and seeks out solutions

  • Using spreadsheets and project tracking tools

  • Motivating clients and team members

  • Execution of ideas that drive client success

  • Project management

  • Social media management

  • Media management

  • Public relations

  • Event execution

  • Interactive marketing knowledge/awareness

  • Budget management and billing support

  • Team collaboration

  • Client product and industry knowledge

  • Proofing for grammar, content and brand standards alignment


  • Degree in Marketing, Public Relations, Communications or related field

  • Background and experience in manufacturing or agriculture is a plus

  • 1-4 years of experience serving in a marketing role

  • Desire to continuously enhance knowledge and skills by researching industry news, attending association events and seminars

How to Apply

Still hungry? Please submit your resume and a cover letter — and make sure you let us know a little bit about you as a person. Your favorite movie, pet’s name or the last place you traveled are all fair game.

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