Creative Project Manager

General Mills


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Position Details

Creative Project Manager
Twin Cities Metro
Minneapolis, MN


The In-House Design team (formerly MSO) is seeking a Creative Project Manager to be an intermediary between internal teams and creative agenciesfor production design solutions. This energetic problem solver will work with a variety of teams (i.e., customer marketing, ecommerce, NAF) to seamlessly deliver high-quality design solutions on time and under budget. This position entails interaction with a variety of businesses and teams in addition to coordination with multiple external agencies.


  • Partner and consult with clients to understand creative project objectives and strategies 
  • Coordinate and manage incoming project requests using available tools and resources 
  • Monitor scope, dollars, timelines, changes and efficiently communicate implications to clients 
  • Solve, diffuse, and escalate issues 
  • Manage multiple projects and priorities through concise communication and resource management 
  • Assist with measurement, analysis, and tool support


  • Minimum 3 years experience working with designers, agencies, and design files 
  • Bachelor’s Degree, preferably in Communication, Marketing, Advertising, Public Relations or Business 
  • Intermediate working knowledge of Adobe Creative Suite 
  • 3+ years experience in project management 
  • Experience working with a cross-functional teams comprised of multiple geographical locations 
  • Excellent problem-solving skills 
  • Proven client relationship management experience 
  • Strong organization and communication (both written and verbal) skills
  • Excellent time management, negotiation, and influence skills 
  • Ability to balance multiple competing priorities 
  • Ability to work under pressure to meet aggressive timelines and client demands


  • Past ecommerce marketing experience and understanding of ecommerce platforms 
  • Experience with managing Sharepoint sites 
  • Experience with project management solutions (i.e., JIRA, 
  • Strong analytical, technical, and business acumen 
  • Continuous improvement mindset 
  • Strong presentation skills 
  • Proven record of advancing ideas and process improvement

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