Project Lead


Founded in 2004, Filament is a strategic marketing and management firm focused on the advancement and success of its clients. Strongly and specifically involved in dairy, livestock and general agricultural industry markets, Filament works closely with clients seeking innovative marketing ideas and insight. Filament’s expertise is built on continued, hands-on involvement in the agriculture markets it serves and its dedication to strong client relationships.

Position Details

Project Lead
Southwest Wisconsin
Madison, WI


A Project Lead is a core member of the client team and is responsible for delegating and executing projects from start to finish, ensuring the team is delivering everything on time, on budget, on brand and in line with strategy. A Project Lead will also work hand in hand with the Client Lead to help develop strategic marketing plans.


Be a Project Management Superstar

  • Ability to remove barriers for internal team and client by proactively scanning and addressing potential issues 
  • Meet deadlines and prioritizes based on multiple considerations (e.g., time, level of lift needed, experts to bring in, client schedules, budget, etc.) 
  • Excellent listening skills Ask investigative questions to clarify project scope and parameters 
  • Manage multiple priorities at once; can proactively communicate, delegate, or identify support 
  • Ability to think ahead and manage client needs proactively 
  • Organization and time management skills 
  • Proactively manage short-term and long-term priorities with budget, deliverables, and resources in mind 
  • Seeking solutions in every situation 
  • Quality control – checks all the details (proofing, copyright, links, logos) and ensure output accomplishes the strategy 
  • Proactively support team members 
  • Wherewithal to tap into subject area experts 
  • Oversee and manage project budgets, proactively address scope creep, and flag budgets 
  • Clear, concise, and effective communication skills 
  • Demonstrates marketing acumen 
  • Basic understanding of data analysis
  • Bachelor’s or Associate degree in marketing, business, or a related discipline 
  • 1-3 years project management and facilitation experience. Prior agency experience a plus. 
  • Experienced with project management tools (Gantt charts, timeline plug-in, etc.) 
  • Organized and task-focused 
  • Initiative-taking individual who seeks solutions
  • Self-Managed PTO policy and paid holidays
  • Excellent comprehensive benefits package including health, dental and vision
  • Competitive salary
  • Complimentary, 24/7 access to fitness center at our Madison office
  • Employee professional development and profit sharing

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