Sr. Project Manager


Minnow is a Minneapolis-based design studio. We simplify and shape brands to add relevance, memorability and timelessness. We’re conceptual thinkers — equal parts human + strategic —that believe brands, like people, have a unique voice. We help them find and define that voice. If you’re interested in joining a growing team, building and redefining how agencies act as an extension of a client – join us!

Position Details

Sr. Project Manager
Twin Cities Metro
Minneapolis, MN

A Minnow SR. PROJECT MANAGER’S assertive and proactive nature paired with organization,communication and a strong commitment to building relationships — both internally and externally — is the backbone to our account staff. With tenure in this role, a senior project manager supports the entire team in multiple facets and works hard to merge tactical support with a strategic process vision. Recaps, project follow-ups and client updates are the primary focus of this role while supporting the Account Manager in an effort to lead the client. This detail critical team member — whose constant follow-ups and check-ins keep the project moving — ensures a project is completed in budget and on time. A team mindset and incredible attention to detail is critical.


  • Project workflow management from kick-off and assignment through execution
  • Collaboration with production team for scheduling and resource needs
  • Support account team with estimate, brief and timeline generation
  • Proactively manage systems: data inputs, project tracking, etc.
  • Create job folders, job numbers, etc.
  • Backfill account exec while away; attentive to workflow of project
  • Maintain server / storage for quick project access by team members
  • Implement streamlined process improvements, as you see fit
  • Build and maintain meaningful relationships with clients and colleagues
  • Exercise your collaborative spirit, every day: “Fight like you’re right, listen like you’re wrong.”


  • Bachelor’s degree in project management, marketing, or similar
  • Minimum 5 years of experience in a PM role within an agency
  • Excellent communication skills (phone, email, text and traditional letter writing)
  • Effective time management: ability to manage multiple assignments at once
  • Highly organized
  • Excellent listener
  • Committed to excellence
  • Strong understanding of Microsoft Office and a MAC environment
  • Strong desire and drive to do what it takes to be successful

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